by Thomas W. Phelan Ph D
Learn how to keep your kids from running your household.
A down-to-earth guide on exactly how to handle children’s testing and manipulation. Outlining the six tactics kids use to get their way, this reference teaches parents to think objectively about their children’s favorite ploys and emotionally manipulative strategies.
Insightful analyses emphasize the importance of understanding the underlying emotional dynamics of testing and offer practical solutions, from knowing how to say “no” comfortably to when to say “yes” encouragingly.
Ensuring a healthy relationship between children and parents, this humorous, down-to-earth guide enables parents to manage their own behavior and that of their children.
Dr. Thomas W. Phelan is an internationally renowned expert and lecturer on child discipline and Attention Deficit Disorder. He appears frequently on radio and TV and has been engaged in private practice since 1972. A registered, Ph.D. clinical psychologist, Dr. Phelan is a member of both the Illinois Psychological Association and the American Psychological Association. Dr. Phelan has produced many video, book and audio titles for parents and teachers, including the best-selling and award winning book, 1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12.
Paperback 197 pages