Raising Confident Girls: 100 Tips For Parents And Teachers

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Da Capo Press, Aug 4, 2008 - FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS - 224 pages
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Girls need ample, loving demonstrations from adults close to them that they are appreciated and can be trusted to know what they need for themselves. They also need to be given plenty of opportunity to develop their talents. Girls who lack sufficient emotional support may feel neglected and unworthy of attention, and easily find themselves at greater risk of exploitation and abuse, even as adults. Raising Confident Girls provides parents and teachers with the best hands-on, practical advice available for nurturing girls in a changing and challenging social environment.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgments
Understanding Her Challenges and Opportunities
Meeting Her Needs
Deepening Her SelfKnowledge and SelfAwareness
Giving Her a Positive View of Herself
Demonstrating Care through Love and Rules
Responding Sensitively to Setbacks
Supporting Her Learning and Personal Growth
Encouraging Confidence and Independence
Checking Out Your Role and Feelings Further Reading
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Elizabeth Hartley-Brewer writes extensively on parenting topics and conducts workshops about guiding and motivating children.

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