1-2-3 Magic

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Child Management, 1995 - Family & Relationships - 175 pages
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Addressing the task of child discipline with humour and practicality, this work provides easy-to-follow steps for disciplining children aged two to twelve without yelling, arguing, or hitting. It helps parents learn to deal with the six kinds of testing and manipulation, and discover the 10 steps for building self-esteem in children.

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User Review  - Sissy - Target

I just started this book and I have already seen a change in my son. It is a great book for not just parents but for anyone who cares for a child (grandparents, babysitter, teachers). You wont be disappointed with this awesome book. Read full review

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User Review  - nancy1mom - Overstock.com

The book is full of photos and is very easy to read at a childrens understanding level. My 5 year old enjoyed hearing the stories. She understands what how and why her Mommy is using 1 2 3 Magic. Read full review


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Thomas W. Phelan, PhD, is a clinical psychologist and a nationally renowned expert on child discipline and attention deficit disorder. His other books include "1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12,"" All About Attention Deficit Disorder,"" "and "Surviving Your Adolescents." He lives in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Tracy M. Lewis, BA, is the family resource coordinator for a public school system and a family educator for the Commonwealth Parenting Center of Richmond, Virginia. She is also a former elementary school teacher and preschool director. She lives in Stony Creek, Virginia.

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