Love and Anger

Author: Nancy Samalin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101173923
Release Date: 1992-05-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Winner of Child Magazine's Best Parenting Boo of 1991. "An honest look at how children can drive the most loving parent to periodic madness, along with practical suggestions for how to cope."—Adele Faber.

Liking the Child You Love

Author: Jeffrey Bernstein
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9780786748082
Release Date: 2009-06-09
Genre: Family & Relationships

“I shouldn’t have to tell him that again!” “She is just so spoiled.” “They don’t appreciate anything I do for them.” Do you feel like you’re at the end of your rope? Are you exhausted by your kids arguing over every little thing? Finally there’s a name for your feelings: “Parent Frustration Syndrome” (PFS). No kid is perfect, but parents often don’t realize just how much their own thoughts, rather than their children’s behavior, contribute to being emotionally overwhelmed and discouraged. In Liking the Child You Love, Renowned psychologist Dr. Jeffrey Bernstein offers proven strategies for taming the 9 most common toxic thought patterns that stop us from parenting effectively: • The “Always or Never” Trap • Label Gluing • Seething Sarcasm • Smoldering Suspicions • Detrimental Denial • Emotional Overheating • Blame Blasting • “Should” Slamming • Dooming Conclusions As you identify and put a stop to PFS’s negative thought patterns, you’ll be amazed at how your kids’ defiant behavior quickly improves, without having to raise your voice or dole out harsh punishments. Soon you will have a closer, calmer, and more loving relationship with your kids—just by changing your own mindset.

Parent School

Publisher: M. Evans
ISBN: 9781461736004
Release Date: 2004-02-19
Genre: Family & Relationships

A collection of 78 original essays from the most respected parenting authors of our time. These leading authorities have contributed what they consider to be their most valuable lesson (philosophy, tips, advice) for parents.

Real Life Real Love

Author: Albert Cutie
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101148495
Release Date: 2007-03-06
Genre: Religion

Lovingly dubbed "Father Oprah," he is renowned for his sensitive, practical advice. Now, Father Albert Cuti? offers guidance on how couples can overcome problems and strengthen their love and commitment. Real Life, Real Love reveals the joy of-and seven paths to-developing real relationships. For couples seeking to heal their rifts or strengthen their bonds, this insightful guide will point them toward long, meaningful relationships.

Loving Each One Best

Author: Nancy Samalin
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 9780307434395
Release Date: 2010-04-28
Genre: Family & Relationships

All those baby boomers who have embarked on the journey of raising their second and third children have found themselves left in the lurch by existing child care literature. Now child care expert Nancy Samalin, who has earned a reputation for her forgiving and empowering approach to parenting, brings her inspiring outlook to this guide to the pitfalls and rewards of parenting two or more children. Parents who consider themselves pros after the first child are in for a surprise when the encounter life after the second child is born and beyond. Suddenly their world is an exhausting haze of competing demands, perpetual squabbling, sibling rivalry, complaints of unfairness and "you love him more" (and sometimes you do), unrelenting stress, and a pervasive sense of guilt and inadequacy. Culled from her years of workshops with hundreds of parents, Nancy Samalin shares the trials and joys of parenthood and provides specific advice on steering your way through the parenting rapids. This is a must-read for today's harried parents. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Loving without Spoiling And 100 Other Timeless Tips for Raising Terrific Kids

Author: Nancy Samalin
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 007142492X
Release Date: 2003-09-19
Genre: Family & Relationships

One of the nation's most influential parenting authorities shares her winning tips for raising great kids "Takes parents well beyond discipline and provides lasting lessons in raising caring, confident kids." --Ann Pleshette Murphy, parenting correspondent for "ABC News" and "Mother Know-How" columnist for Family Circle Raising well-behaved, considerate children requires balancing discipline with love and humor. Nancy Samalin, internationally known parent educator and author of the bestselling Loving Your Child Is Not Enough, provides immediate answers to child-rearing challenges and helps develop the confidence and skills needed to raise a new generation of well-adjusted adults. Covering the most common parental concerns, Loving Without Spoiling provides effective strategies for positive parenting.

The Single parent Family

Author: Marge M. Kennedy
Publisher: Three Rivers Press (CA)
ISBN: 0517881276
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Social Science

Offers single parents advice about stress, establishing a family structure, selecting role models, communication, discipline, household management, and dating

The Parents Resource Almanac

Author: Beth DeFrancis
Publisher: Adams Media Corporation
ISBN: 1558503943
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Family & Relationships

Covers adoption, advocacy groups, child care, consumer issues, disabilities, education, nutrition, school selection, single parenting, television, and toys

Questions Women Ask in Private

Author: H. Norman Wright
ISBN: 0830715223
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Social Science

Can I find intimacy if I've been abused? Am I a good mother? Should I do everything my husband wants me to? Why does God seem far away? If you've ever asked questions like these, this book is a gateway to discovering the forgiveness, caring, and healing God wants you to find in Christ. Here you'll discover how other women, struggling with a broadrange of issues similar to your own, have taken the courageous step of sharing their problems with a caring professional -- one who can reassure and help them discoverand apply the best God has to offer -- From publisher description.

The Parenting Survival Kit

Author: Aleta Koman
Publisher: Perigee
ISBN: 0399525807
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Family & Relationships

Offers advice on such parenting issues as attachment and bonding, child development, child care, communication, discipline, financial planning, health, bereavement, play, schedules, sibling rivalry, sleep, stress, and self-esteem.

Good Women Get Angry

Author: Gary J. Oliver
Publisher: Vine Books
ISBN: 089283935X
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Anger

Dr. Oliver and Dr. Wright extensively surveyed women from many walks of life, exploring with them what they believe about anger and charting a new and healthy plan for handling this important emotion. With sensitivity and understanding, they provide tools for expressing anger constructively in the various spheres of a woman's life.