Parent Traps: Understanding & Overcoming The Pitfalls That All Parents Face

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Macmillan, Aug 15, 1997 - Family & Relationships - 183 pages
The coauthor of the nationally bestselling "Time-Out for Toddlers" now teaches readers how to avoid the ties that truly do bind. Through helpful solutions, psychological tools, and a needed safety net for navigating the dilemmas which all parents face, "Parent Traps" helps parents explore the ways in which they were parented--to better help them understand their particular parenting style.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgments
Authors Note
Introduction
1 THE TIES THAT BIND
2 PARENTING STYLES
3 THE EMOTIONAL TRAPS
4 POWER TRAPS
5 INTERNAL TRAPS
8 SPORTS TRAPS
9 THE BEAUTY TRAP
10 THE ACADEMIC TRAP
11 PARENTAL MYTHS AND MISGIVINGS
12 PARENTCHILD COMMUNICATION
13 RENEWING OUR PARENTCHILD RELATIONSHIP
14 TRAP DOORS AND HOW TO OPEN THEM
Epilogue

6 VALUES
7 SOCIAL TRAPS

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