Tagged: discipline

Teenagers

Helping Teenagers learn about Responsibility

We all make mistakes. How we deal with them is the important part. When teenagers do silly things such as taking over someone else’s empty house for a heavy drinking, drugs, vandalising party, it seems like the perfect opportunity to help them understand about accountability and responsibility. A strict autocratic...

Websites – Blogs – Downloads

  There is no shortage of parenting sites available on the internet and it is easy to get overwhelmed.  Here is my personal go to selection. It will keep growing as I discover more useful resources, so keep checking in.           DR JANE NELSEN has written and...

Positive Discipline

Positive Discipline

POSITIVE DISCIPLINE   by Jane Nelsen   For twenty-five years, Positive Discipline (inspired by renown psychologists Adler and Dreikurs) has been the standard reference for adults working with children.  Jane Nelsen,  psychologist, educator, mother and grandmother, has written many books on the subject (some co-authored with Lynn Lott). The key...

Macaroons

The Candy Wars

If “Trick or Treating” is a family tradition, your children are about to come home with bags full of sweets and candy.  This is bound to lead to some heated arguments about how many they will be allowed to eat and when . If you do not want Halloween to turn...

The Complete Secrets of Happy Children

The Complete Secrets of Happy Children

THE COMPLETE SECRETS OF HAPPY CHILDREN by Steve & Sharon Biddulph As counsellors, educators and parents, Steve and Sharon Biddulph have worked with families for over twenty years and have helped many improve their parent-child relationships. With a very practical, ′how to′ approach to parenting this book gives you confidence to...

How to Talk so Kids Will Listen and Listen so Kids Will Talk

How to Talk so Kids Will Listen & Listen so Kids Will Talk

HOW TO TALK SO KIDS WILL LISTEN, AND LISTEN SO KIDS WILL TALK by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish   Practical, sensible approach to communication which offer innovative ways to solve common problems.  A book that will give you the know-how you need to be more effective with your children...