Parenting Isn't for Cowards

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Multnomah Publishers, 2004 - Religion - 239 pages
A DOSE OF CONFIDENCE FROM A SOURCE YOU TRUST This proven confidence builder will help parents of even the most difficult children find the fulfillment parenthood was intended to bring. Speaking both as a therapist and as a parent - and drawing on a landmark study of 35,000 patients - Dr. James Dobson helps parents... - Banish their guilt when kids are hard to raise - Troubleproof their days when children are young - Protect their sanity during a child's adolescence - Restore their energy when they're facing burnout - Enhance their relationships with their kids With more than one million copies sold, this is the book frustrated parents have been turning to for fifteen years.

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The Challenge
The Tough and the Gentle
What 35000 Parents Said About Their Children

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Dr. James Dobson is founder and chairman of Focus on the Family, a nonprofit organization whose internationally syndicated radio programs are heard by more than 200 million people daily. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California in the field of child development. A licensed psychologist and marriage, family, and child counselor, Dr. Dobson is the author of numerous bestselling books dedicated to the preservation of the family, including the award-winning Night Light and Night Light for Parents with his wife, Shirley. Dr. and Mrs. Dobson have two grown children and live in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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