Synopses & Reviews
THE MOST IMPORTANT PARENTING BOOK YOU'LL EVER READ!
What can you do to help your children cope with stress? How can you give them the skills for talking over problems, instead of fighting about them? Where can you find time to help your kids be less volatile, more cooperative, and much happier? Naomi Drew, renowned educator and leader in conflict resolution, has the answers.
In PEACEFUL PARENTS, PEACEFUL KIDS, Ms. Drew brings the same revolutionary action plan she developed for the classroom to parents everywhere. Illustrated by concrete situations, hands-on examples, and testimonials from real-life mothers and fathers, this must-read guide gives you techniques that include:
-- How to create a "put-down-free zone" and stop angry outbursts
-- An "on-the-spot" tool to reclaim calmness instantly, any time, any place!
-- Kids' favorite ways for cooling off and reducing upset and anger
-- Active listening -- five simple principles that foster understanding and self-esteem
-- Resolving conflicts -- six steps for turning tears and frustration into win/win outcomes
-- And much more!