How To Talk So Kids Will Listen And How To Listen So Kids Will Talk
by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
Publication Date: February 2012
Length: 242 pages; Audiobook duration: 8 hours 31 minutes
Here is the 30th Anniversary Edition of the bestselling book that will give you the know-how you need to be more effectivewith your children...and more supportive of yourself. Featuring a new Afterword - The Next Generation by Joanna Faber - this parenting classic offers fresh insights and strategies for coping with today's challenges. Enthusiastically praised by parents and professionals around the world, the down-to-earth, respectful approach of Faber and Mazlish makes relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding.
Their methods of communication - illustrated with delightful cartoons showing the skills in action - offer innovative ways to solve common problems and build foundations for lasting relationships.
"The parenting bible....You'll head off a lot of battles over the years if you read this book when your children are toddlers: How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk" by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish (Collins, 1999). Don't be put of by its pub date, it's still one of the best parenting books out there."--The Boston Globe
You'll learn innovative ways to solve such common problems as:
How to listen to-and understand-your child's concerns
How to have cooperation in your family-without nagging
How you and your child can deal with feelings
How to find alternatives to punishment
How to help your child attain a positive self image