Raising a Responsible Child How to Prepare Your Child for Today's Complex World

ISBN-10: 0684815168

ISBN-13: 9780684815169

Edition: 2nd 1996 (Revised)

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List price: $17.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Touchstone
Publication date: 12/5/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Gary D. McKay, Ph.D. (Tucson, Arizona) is the coauthor of twelve books and programs, including HOW YOU FEEL IS UP TO YOU, RAISING RESPECTFUL KIDS IN A RUDE WORLD and SYSTEMATIC TRAINING FOR EFFECTIVE PARENTING (STEP), the world's leading parent education program. He is a retired psychologist and a diplomate in Adlerian Psychology (North American Society of Adlerian Psychology -- NASAP) who conducts workshops for his publications in North America and Europe.

Introduction: You Don't Need a License to be a Parent ... or Do You?
They Don't Come with a Manual: Making Sense Out of Children's Behavior
Becoming the Parent You Want to Be
Encouragement: The Basis for Self-Esteem and Positive Behavior
Mad, Sad, Glad ... Understanding Emotions
Is Anybody Listening? ... Communicating with Children
Talking it Over: Solving Problems and Making Decisions
Pulling Together: Holding Family Meetings
I Was Raised that Way and Turned Out All Right: Discipline that Works Now!
Reflective Listening, I-Messages, Exploring Alternatives, Consequences ... How Do I Decide What to Do When?
Single, Married, Remarried: Applying Your Skills to Your Family Structure
The Troubleshooting Guide
The Problem-Analysis and Correction Guide
Parent Study Groups
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