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Peaceful parent, happy siblings : how to stop the fighting and raise friends for life / Dr. Laura Markham.

Markham, Laura, author. (Author).
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  • 7 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield 649.1 MAR (Text) 36803000948609 NONFICTION Available -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville 649.143 Mar (Text) 32604000203792 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Checked out 12/22/2016
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j PS 649.1 MARKHAM (Text) 33946003078354 Parent/Teacher - 1st Floor Available -
Lake Village Memorial Township Library 649.143 MARKHAM (Text) 71561000129105 Nonfiction Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Brooklyn 649.143 MAR (Text) 78551000522342 Non-Fiction Checked out 12/13/2016
Morocco Community Library 649.143 MARKHAM (Text) 71561000129095 NWPLMNonfiction Available -
North Webster Community Public Library - North Webster 641.5 MAR (Text) 72436000113357 Adult nonfiction Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City PARENTING 649.1 MARKHAM (Text) 30403002094290 Childrens - Parenting Collection Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 649.143 Markham (Text) 31208911145201 non-fiction On holds shelf -
Roselawn Library 649.143 MARKHAM (Text) 71561000129080 NWPLRNonfiction Reshelving -
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  • ISBN: 9780399168451
  • ISBN: 0399168451
  • Physical Description: xxvi, 324 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Perigee, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Peaceful parenting 101. How you can be a peaceful parent -- How peaceful discipline supports the sibling relationship -- What causes sibling rivalry and how parents can make it better -- Teaching peace. Coaching kids to communicate feelings and problem-solve -- When problem-solving fails: teaching conflict resolution -- Why can't they just share? Why kids fight over possessions -- Easing the competition -- Tools to prevent rivalry and nurture bonding -- Before the new baby and thorough the first year. Before the baby arrives: Creating a warm welcome -- Getting off to a good start: Birth and the first few months -- Building a positive foundation when the baby begins to crawl -- Final note: Choose love.
Summary, etc.: Popular parenting expert Dr. Laura Markham, author of PEACEFUL PARENTS, HAPPY SIBLINGS, has garnered a large and loyal readership around the world, thanks to her simple, insightful approach that values the emotional bond between parent and child. As any parent of more than one child knows, though, it’s challenging for even the most engaged parent to maintain harmony and a strong connection when competition, tempers, and irritation run high. In this highly anticipated guide, Dr. Markham presents simple yet powerful ways to cut through the squabbling and foster a loving, supportive bond between siblings, while giving each child the vital connection that he or she needs. PEACEFUL PARENT, HAPPY SIBLINGS includes hands-on, research-based advice on: Creating deep connections with each one of your children, so that each truly believes that you couldn’t possibly love anyone else more. Fostering a loving family culture that encourages laughter and minimizes fighting Teaching your children healthy emotional self-management and conflict resolution skills—so that they can work things out with each other, get their own needs met and respect the needs of others. Helping your kids forge a close lifelong sibling bond—as well as the relationship skills they will need for a life of healthy friendships, work relationships, and eventually their own family bonds.
Subject: Child rearing.
Brothers and sisters.
Sibling rivalry.
Jealousy in children.
Interpersonal relations in children.
Parent and child.

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