How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

Category: Book
By (author): Faber, Adele
By (author): Mazlish, Elaine
Subject:  FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Conflict Resolution
  FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / Child Rearing
  FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General
  SELF-HELP / Emotions
Publisher: Scribner
Published: February 2012
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 8.43in x 5.50in x 0.80in
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From The Publisher*The ultimate "parenting bible" (The Boston Globe) with a new foreword-and available as an ebook for the first time-a timeless, beloved book on how to effectively communicate with your child from the #1 New York Times bestselling authors.

Internationally acclaimed experts on communication between parents and children, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish "are doing for parenting today what Dr. Spock did for our generation" (Parent Magazine).  Now, this bestselling classic includes fresh insights and suggestions as well as the author's time-tested methods to solve common problems and build foundations for lasting relationships, including innovative ways to:
·      Cope with your child's negative feelings, such as frustration, anger, and disappointment
·      Express your strong feelings without being hurtful
·      Engage your child's willing cooperation
·      Set firm limits and maintain goodwill
·      Use alternatives to punishment that promote self-discipline
·      Understand the difference between helpful and unhelpful praise
·      Resolve family conflicts peacefully

Enthusiastically praised by parents and professionals around the world, the down-to-earth, respectful approach of Faber and Mazlish makes relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding. 
Review Quote*"Will bring about more cooperation from children than all the yelling and pleading in the world."-Christian Science Monitor
Review Quote*"An excellent book that's applicable to any relationship."-Washington Post
Review Quote*"Practical, sensible, lucid…the approaches Faber and Mazlish lay out are so logical you wonder why you read them with such a burst of discovery."-Family Journal
Review Quote*"An exceptional work, not simply just another ‘how to' book…All parents can use these methods to improve the everyday quality of t heir relationships with their children."-Fort Worth Star Telegram
Biographical NoteAdele Faber and Elaine Mazlish are #1 New York Times bestselling and award-winning authors whose books have sold more than three million copies and have been translated into over thirty languages. How to Talk So Kids Can Learn-At Home and in School, was cited by Child Magazine as the "best book of the year for excellence in family issues in education." The authors' group workshop programs and videos produced by PBS are currently being used by parent and teacher groups around the world. They currently reside in Long Island, New York and each is the parent of three children.