The No-Cry Discipline Solution: Gentle Ways to Encourage Good Behavior Without Whining, Tantrums, and Tears: Foreword by Tim Seldin (Google eBook)

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McGraw Hill Professional, Apr 25, 2007 - Family & Relationships - 304 pages
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Winner of the Disney’s iParenting Media Award for Best Product

Have the Terrible Twos become the Terrifying Threes, Fearsome Fours, Frightening Fives, and beyond? Elizabeth Pantley, creator of the No-Cry revolution, gives you advice for raising well-behaved children, from ages 2 through 8

In The No-Cry Discipline Solution, parenting expert Elizabeth Pantley shows you how to deal with your child's behavior. Written with warmth but based in practicality, Elizabeth shows you how to deal with childhood's most common behavioral problems:

  • Tantrums
  • Sleep issues
  • Backtalk
  • Hitting, Kicking and Hair Pulling
  • Sibling fights
  • Swearing
  • Dawdling
  • Public misbehavior
  • Whining ... and more!

"Pantley applies succinct solutions to dozens of everyday-problem scenarios--from backtalk to dawdling to lying to sharing to screaming--as guides for readers to fashion their own responses.
Pantley is a loving realist who has managed, mirabile dictu, to give disciplinarianism a good, warm name."
--Kirkus

"While many books on discipline theory are interesting and enlightening, parents often struggle finding a way to apply the theories. Pantley’s advice is practical and specific. If ever trapped on a desert island with a bunch of kids, this is among the most useful books you could bring along."
--Tera Schreiber, Mom Writer’s Literary Magazine

  

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I've posted some of her tips on my fridge and I find looking at the frequently helps manage conflict with my two year old. Kind and peaceful parenting ideas... Read full review

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I had to return this to the library before I finished, but I will definitely come back to it. I really liked the author's outlook on parenting. Read full review

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Contents

Essential Parenting Attitudes
1
Part 2 NoCry Discipline Parenting Skills and Tools
47
Staying Calm and Avoiding Anger
127
Part 4 Specific Solutions for Everyday Problems
189
Index
287
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About the author (2007)

Elizabeth Pantley is the creator of McGraw-Hill’s now-classic No-Cry series of parenting books: The No-Cry Sleep Solution, The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers, and The No-Cry Potty Training Solution. She is the president of Better Beginnings, a parent education company, and her school newsletter, Parent Tips, is distributed nationwide.

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