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Gentle discipline : using emotional connection--not punishment--to raise confident, capable kids / Sarah Ockwell-Smith.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch 649.64 SMI GEN (Text) 34207002098649 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon 649.64 OCK (Text) 30653001409911 New Adult NoN Fic Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster 649 OCK (Text) 72436000107977 Adult nonfiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 649.64 OCKWELL-SMITH (Text) 33946003246738 New Books . 2nd Floor Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143131892
  • ISBN: 0143131893
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 246 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : A TarcherPerigee Book, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Simultaneously published in London, UK as Gentle discipline book, 2017.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Why children misbehave -- How children learn -- How children's brains develop -- The problem with common discipline methods -- School discipline -- Coping with violent and destructive behavior -- Coping with whining and sulking -- Coping with not listening and refusal to do things -- Coping with rudeness and back talk -- Coping with sibling rivalry -- Coping with lying -- Coping with swearing -- Coping with low self-esteem and a lack of confidence -- Working with parental demons -- Your journey to gentle discipline.
Summary, etc.: "Discipline is an essential part of raising happy and successful kids, but as more and more parents are discovering, conventional approaches often don't work and can even lead to more frustration, resentment, power struggles, and shame. In this inspiring and practical guide, popular parenting expert Sarah Ockwell-Smith debunks common myths about punishments, rewards, the 'naughty step, ' and more, and presents practical, connection-based techniques that really work -- and that bring parents and kids closer together instead of driving them apart."--Back cover.
Subject: Discipline of children.
Child rearing.
Emotions > Social aspects.

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