Parenting

Updated: Thursday September 25, 2014

 

  • 1,2,3 Magic – Effective Discipline for Children 2-12” by Thomas Phelan
    Simple practical advice about discipline that does work!
  • Behaviour Guidance for Infants and Toddlers from Birth to 3 Years” by A. Honig
  • “Helping Your Anxious Child” by Rapee
  • How to Make the Terrible Twos Terrific” by John Rosemond
    An excellent book for parents who have children from ages 18 months to 3 years. It provides clear understanding of what is normal development and when you need to encourage change. It also provides great reassurance on what behavour will likely go away with gentle parenting.
  • How to Talk So Kids will Listen and Listen So Kids will Talk” by Adelele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
    An excellent book to add more tools to parenting tool-boxes to help in learning to talk with your kids with success. Excellent for parents with kids 3-25 years old.
  • “Keys to Parenting Your Anxious Child” by K. Manassis
  • Kids are Worth It” by Barbara Colorosso
    Great practical parenting advice for kids of all ages.
  • Nighttime Parenting: How to Get Your Baby and Child to Sleep” by W. Sears (1985)
  • Raising your Spirited Child” by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka
    Great book about children that are a challenge.
  • Real Boys” by William Pollack
    An interesting book about the challenges of raising boys.
  • Right-Brained Children in a Left-Brained World” by Jeffrey Freed, M.A.T. and Laurie Parsons
    An useful book for children with learning disabilities to help assist some children to approach teaching and learning in a different way.
  • Siblings Without Rivalry” by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
    One way to keep your sanity and learn to deal with your children’s constant squabbling.
  • Solve your Child’s Sleep Problems” by Richard Ferber M.D.
    Good practical advice that does work.
  • Speaking of Sex” and “More Speaking of Sex” by Meg Hickling
    Excellent book about what to tell your kids about sex, when to do it and how to do it.
  • The Bully, the Bullied and the Bystander“, How parents and teacher can help break the cycle of violence, by Barbara Colloruso
    Good book on the problem of bullying from the parenting guru who lives in Columbine Colorado where the Columbine massacre happened.
  • “The Defiant Child” by Barkley
  • The Explosive Child” by Ross W Greene
    An approach to understanding and parenting easily frustrated inflexible children.
  • The Sleep Book for Tired Parents” by R. Huntley
  • Toilet Training” by Vicki Lansky
    Part of the Practical Parenting series- good practical info.

 

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