The New Strong Willed Child

Author: James C. Dobson
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9781414391342
Release Date: 2014-08-22
Genre: Family & Relationships

Through real-life example and case studies, this workbook equips parents, either individually or in a small group setting, with practical skills so that they can competently raise their strong-willed child.

Parenting the Strong Willed Child The Clinically Proven Five Week Program for Parents of Two to Six Year Olds Third Edition

Author: Rex Forehand
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071713108
Release Date: 2010-08-06
Genre: Family & Relationships

A clinically proven, five-week program for improving your child's behavior Rex Forehand, Ph.D. and Nicholas Long Ph.D. have helped thousands of parents achieve discipline using positive reinforcement, without yelling or harming the child's self-esteem. Their clinically proven, five-week program gives you the tools you need to successfully manage your child’s behavior, giving specific factors that cause or contribute to disruptive behavior; ways to develop a more positive atmosphere in your family and home; and strategies for managing specific behavior problems. The completely revised and updated edition includes: new information, based on research, about child temperament; new chapter on the hot topic of play as a means of strengthening parent-child relationship; new section on collaborative disciplining with preschool teachers; expanded section about depression and stress linked to parenting; new research findings about ADHD and its treatment. Uncover the specific factors that contribute to your child's disruptive behavior. Identify with real-life parent testimonials and discover strategies for managing specific behavior problems. Authors Rex Forehand, Ph.D., and Nicholas Long, Ph.D., are experts in the field of child psychology. New research highlights the scientific foundation behind the program. Topics include: Understanding Your Strong-Willed Child's Behavior; Strong-Willed Behavior and How It All Begins; Why Is My Child Becoming Even More Strong-Willed?; It Takes More than Just Good Parenting; Does My Child Have ADHD?; Addressing Strong-Willed Behavior: A Five-Week Program; Does My Child’s Behavior Really Need to Change?; Week 1: Attending; Week 2: Rewarding; Week 3: Ignoring; Week 4: Giving Directions; Week 5: Using Time-Outs; Integrating Your Parenting Skills; Creating a Positive Climate for Behavior Change; Creating a More Positive Home; Improving Your Communication Skills; Developing More Patience; Building Positive Self-Esteem; Helping Your Child Solve Problems with Peers; Solving Some Common Behavior Problems: Additional Recommendations; Specific Problem Behaviors

The Dr James Dobson Parenting Collection

Author: James C. Dobson
Publisher: Tyndale Momentum
ISBN: 1414337264
Release Date: 2011-03-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Compiles three previously published works that discuss the author's approach to parenting, strategies for disciplining difficult children, and tips for dealing with the problems that children face.

Journey of a Strong Willed Child

Author: Kendra K. Smiley
Publisher: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 1575673061
Release Date: 2008-12-08
Genre: Religion

You can Parent Like a Pro™ with Kendra and John Smiley! Readers will be familiar with Kendra’s strong-willed child, Aaron, from Aaron’s Way. Updated and refreshed, this book brings to life and light the challenges of rearing a child who wants to do things his or her own way. Resident Dad John Smiley lends his insights on the father’s role in a willful child’s discipline, and Aaron — now grown — adds his unique perspective.

Setting Limits with Your Strong Willed Child Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition

Author: Robert J. Mackenzie
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 9780770436605
Release Date: 2013-06-18
Genre: Family & Relationships

In this fully revised and expanded second edition, Setting Limits author Robert MacKenzie is back with even more time-proven methods for dealing with misbehavior and creating positive, respectful, and rewarding relationships with children prone to acting out and disobedience. Disruptive misbehavior, constant power struggles, manipulative or aggressive behavior--the challenges facing parents and teachers of strong-willed children can seem overwhelming at times. That's why thousands of parents and educators have turned to the solutions in Setting Limits With Your Strong-Willed Child. This revised and expanded second edition offers the most up-to-date alternatives to punishment and permissiveness--moving beyond traditional methods that wear you down and get you nowhere, and zeroing in on what really works so parents can use their energy in more efficient and productive ways. With fully updated guidelines on parenting tools like "logical consequences," and examples drawn directly from the modern world that children deal with each day, this is an invaluable resource for anyone wondering how to effectively motivate strong-willed children and instill proper conduct.

The Everything Parent s Guide to the Strong Willed Child

Author: Ellen Bowers
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440538483
Release Date: 2012-04-18
Genre: Family & Relationships

Set boundaries and eliminate power struggles—without conflict! "I won't go!" "I don't care!" "You can't make me!" Every parent hears these words at one time or another, but if you have a strong-willed child, the arguments can seem never-ending. Fortunately, there's hope. The Everything Parent's Guide to the Strong-Willed Child, 2nd Edition can help you put a stop to the endless cycle of battles with your child and rebuild a relationship based on love and respect—rather than conflict. This essential guide shows you how to trade in exhausting and ineffective punishment for techniques that can help you: Identify the triggers of combative behaviors Understand strong-willed and spirited motivations Give your child tools to develop self-control Learn how your reaction can lessen—or intensify—strong-willed behaviors Communicate more effectively with your child Strengthen the family bond and create a safe environment Featuring a positive approach to discipline and including new ways to compromise and communicate with children, this all-in-one guide has everything you need to raise capable, happy, and agreeable kids!

Parenting And Disciplining Strong Willed Children Advanced Parenting Techniques For Defiant Children

Author: Suzzie Santos
Publisher: JNR Publishing via PublishDrive
ISBN: 9781310055539
Release Date: 2015-09-27
Genre: Family & Relationships

The word discipline can have some negative connotations associated with it. When it comes to parenting, discipline is used to civilize your children. Discipline does not have to be a bad thing. It can be a fun and awarding time for you to show your child what the limits of their behavior are. All children are different, and not all discipline styles will work for every child. So if you are looking for a quick fix solution to help your child grows as an individual. I am sorry. Finding the right discipline style for your child or children is a trial and error process. On this book you'll learn how to go about this systematically both for average children, including the super stubborn, strong willed kids! ================= TABLE OF CONTENTS ================= What is Your Discipline Style? The Drill Sergeant vs. The Pushover How to become a Golden Disciplinarian Reward Good Behavior Clarify Your Rules State The Purpose The "I Know" Neutralizer Redirect Your Kids Attentions Give Them Options Have A Conversation, Not A Lecture Actions and Not Words Model Good Behavior End The Day on a Positive Note Bow to Their Eye Level How To Eliminate Spanking as a Viable Option Choose Not To Spank Tell The Village Learn About Childhood Development Vary Your Techniques Use Natural Consequences: Distractions: Logical Consequences: The Reward System: Positive Discipline: The Point System: Keep At It Keep Track of Behavior How To Condition Your Children's Behavior Classical Conditioning Operant Conditioning Types of Punishments Positive Punishments Negative Punishments Types of Reinforcements Positive Reinforcements Negative Reinforcements How Reign in Strong Willed Children Balance Your Authority with Your Child's Independence Hone Your Detective Skills Get Your Child's Input Always Find A Positive Side of Bad Behavior Put A Stop To Hitting Listen To Your Child

Strong willed Child Or Dreamer

Author: Dana Scott Spears
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Incorporated
ISBN: 0785277005
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Family & Relationships

Understand the crucial difference between a strong-willed child and a creative-sensitive child.

Bringing Up Boys

Author: James C. Dobson
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 1414341474
Release Date: 2014-08-22
Genre: Religion

2002 Gold Medallion Award winner! Sensible advice and caring encouragement on raising boys from the nation's most trusted parenting expert, Dr.James Dobson. With so much confusion about the role of men in our society, it's no wonder so many parents and teachers are at a loss about how to bring up boys. Our culture has vilified masculinity and, as a result, boys are suffering. Parents, teachers, and others involved in shaping the character of boys have lots of questions. In Bringing Up Boys, Dr. Dobson tackles these questions and offers advice and encouragement based on a firm foundation of biblical principles.

Dr James Dobson on Parenting

Author: James C. Dobson
Publisher: Bbs Publishing Corporation
ISBN: 0884861775
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Child psychology

Combines The Strong-Willed Child and Parenting Isn't for Cowards.

Bringing Up Girls

Author: James C. Dobson
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 1414348444
Release Date: 2014-08-22
Genre: Religion

Peer pressure. Eating disorders. Decisions about love, romance, and sex. Academic demands. Life goals and how to achieve them. These are just some of the challenges that girls face today--and the age at which they encounter them is getting younger and younger. As a parent, how are you guiding your daughter on her journey to womanhood? Are you equipping her to make wise choices? Whether she's still playing with dolls or in the midst of the often-turbulent teen years, is she truly secure in her identity as your valued and loved daughter? In the New York Times bestseller Bringing Up Girls, parenting authority and trusted family counselor Dr. James Dobson will help you face the challenges of raising your daughters to become strong, healthy, and confident women who excel in life.

The Strong Willed Child Bible Study

Author: James Dobson
Publisher: Lifeway Church Resources
ISBN: 1430032995
Release Date: 2014-09
Genre: Family & Relationships

The Strong-Willed Child - Member Book provides a personal study experience and leader helps for this four-session study on child defiance by James Dobson.

The New Strong Willed Child Workbook

Author: James C. Dobson
Publisher: Tyndale Momentum
ISBN: 1414303823
Release Date: 2005-04-11
Genre: Family & Relationships

Through real-life example and case studies, this workbook equips parents, either individually or in a small group setting, with practical skills so that they can competently raise their strong-willed child.

The New Dare to Discipline

Author: James C. Dobson
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9781414391359
Release Date: 2014-08-22
Genre: Religion

Dr. James Dobson's bestselling book on discipline of children is revised and expanded to address parenting in today's modern context.

The Everything Parent s Guide To The Strong Willed Child

Author: Carl E Pickhardt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440523359
Release Date: 2005-08-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

All children need guidance, yet some are definitely more resistant to parental direction and advice than others. Parenting a child whose personality may be described as "difficult" or "controlling" can leave you conflicted and frustrated. How do you nurture your child, get him to listen, and know who's in charge? It can be done. The Everything Parent's Guide to the Strong-Willed Child helps you work around stubborn and argumentative behavior. You'll learn how to encourage your child to compromise and communicate with you, rather than make unreasonable demands and/or shut down altogether. By learning what makes your child strong-willed, the effects of such behavior, and how to manage it, you can help your child achieve a more tempered disposition and teach him the lifelong rewards of a positive attitude. Psychologist Carl E. Pickhardt shows you how to: Regain control of your family Reap the benefits of healthy communication Discipline to teach, not to punish Resolve conflict between you and your child effectively Overcome willfulness in older children The Everything Parent's Guide to the Strong-Willed Child is your all-inclusive guide to regaining, and maintaining, a healthy and happy family.