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Parenting The Strong-Willed Child 3E : The Clinically Proven Five-Week Program for Parents of Two- to Six-Year-Olds, Third Edition - Rex Forehand

Parenting The Strong-Willed Child 3E

The Clinically Proven Five-Week Program for Parents of Two- to Six-Year-Olds, Third Edition

Paperback Published: 22nd June 2010
ISBN: 9780071667821
Number Of Pages: 288

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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

Prefacep. xiii
Introductionp. 1
Understanding Your Strong-Willed Child's Behaviorp. 7
Strong-Willed Behavior and How It All Beginsp. 9
Why Is My Child Becoming Even More Strong-Willed?p. 15
It Takes More than Just Good Parentingp. 27
Does My Child Have ADHD?p. 41
Addressing Strong-Willed Behavior: A Five-Week Programp. 55
Does My Child's Behavior Really Need to Change?p. 57
Week 1: Attendingp. 71
Week 2: Rewardingp. 85
Week 3: Ignoringp. 103
Week 4: Giving Instructionsp. 113
Week 5: Using Time-Outsp. 127
Integrating Your Parenting Skillsp. 147
Creating a Strong Foundation for Behavior Changep. 155
Changing the Nature of Your Family Lifep. 157
Improving Your Communication Skillsp. 177
Developing More Patiencep. 193
Building Positive Self-Esteemp. 209
Teaching Your Child Basic Social Skillsp. 223
Solving Some Common Behavior Problems: Additional Recommendationsp. 231
Specific Problem Behaviorsp. 233
Temper tantrums
Aggressive behavior
Mealtime behavior problems
Dressing problems
Behavior problems in the car
Bedtime and sleep problems
Lying
Sibling rivalry
Behavior problems at preschool/school
p. 257
Indexp. 263
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ISBN: 9780071667821
ISBN-10: 0071667822
Series: Family & Relationships
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 22nd June 2010
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.0 x 15.0  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.36
Edition Number: 3
Edition Type: Revised