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Author Brooks, Robert B.
Title Raising resilient children : fostering strength, hope, and optimism in your child / Robert Brooks and Sam Goldstein.
Pub Info Lincolnwood, Ill. : Contemporary Books, c2001.
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Descript xii, 317 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-308) and index.
Contents The dreams and wishes of parents -- Teaching and conveying empathy -- Communicating effectively: to listen, to learn, to influence -- Changing the words of parenting: rewriting negative scripts -- Loving our children in ways that help them feel special and appreciated -- Accepting our children for who they are: the foundation for setting realistic goals and expectations -- Experiencing success: nurturing islands of competence -- Learning from mistakes -- Developing responsiblilty, compassion, and a social conscience -- Teaching our children to make decisions and solve problems -- Disciplining in ways that promote self-discipline and self-worth -- The alliance between parents and schools -- Hope and courage -- Appendix: Guideposts and principles for raising resilient children.
Subject Child rearing.
Parent and child.
Resilience (Personality trait) in children.
Family members.
Add Author Goldstein, Sam, 1952-
ISBN 0809297647