We have all seen children that disobey, argue, and throw temper tantrums more often than others. Clinical child psychologist C. Drew Edwards doesnt just tell you what to do with a hard-to-handle kid. By explaining why some children are particularly aggressive and disruptive, he helps you to understand, which is key to helping them become responsible, competent, and content. He spells out detailed strategies for creating a solid, positive relationship between you and your child, and gives ways to take care of yourself, since parenting a difficult child can be stressful! He also encourages you to become an Authoritative Parent by balancing nurturance and support with structure and direction, blending positive and negative feedback, including children in the discipline process, using family problem solving, and guiding your child toward greater responsibility. This book is loaded with practical information and real-life examples. It's a book youll turn to often for advice, insight, and good news.
Author: C. Drew Edwards, Ph.D.