1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12

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Parentmagic, Incorporated, Feb 1, 2004 - Family & Relationships - 224 pages
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"Addressing the task of disciplining children ages 2 through 12 without arguing, yelling, or spanking, this program offers easy-to-follow steps to immediately manage troublesome behavior with reason, patience, and compassion. Parents and teachers learn how to encourage and respect children's growing independence with 10 strategies for building self-esteem. Also discussed are the three most important qualities for parents or teachers to exhibit in order to foster competence in kids. Tips are included on how to prevent homework arguments, make mealtimes more enjoyable, conduct effective family meetings, and encourage children to start doing their household chores. This award-winning program discusses the importance of establishing and maintaining a home or classroom with fair and consistent discipline. This revised edition includes suggestions on how to avoid over-parenting, build children's social skills, and apply the program within mental health agencies and classrooms. "

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Great book, practical advice anyone can follow. - Overstock.com
Lots of good insights. - Goodreads
Seems like sound advice and system. - Goodreads
It has a simple premise. - Goodreads
At this writing, he's about 4) Consistency is the key. - Goodreads
... easy to read,and held my attention. - Overstock.com

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User Review  - Ross - Goodreads

An easy read with a useful strategy to help parents with children with behavior problems. Read full review

Review: 1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

I liked that this book had two different strategies-one for stopping bad behavior, and one for starting behavior or good routines. The examples in the book were pretty simple and straight-forward, so ... Read full review

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