What Your Child Needs From You

Creating a Connected Family

By Justin Coulson

This is a book for busy parents who need some simple practical hints to make parenting easier. Written in a straightforward yet compelling style, and filled with stories, examples, and practical hints, What Your Child Needs From You is a must read for every parent who wants to connect - and stay connected - to their children, no matter what their age. The book discusses the most important psychological research related to parenting. In a practical manner, it describes: how parents can be more available to their children * how parents can understand their children better * how to teach their children appropriate behavior * how to connect with their children at a deep and truly meaningful level. The principles are a definitive summary of the optimal way to have happy and balanced children, and a peaceful, harmonious home life. What Your Child Needs From You is simple to read, with scientific research made accessible and understandable. The book will be useful for all families, regardless of the family structure or age of the children. *** "One of the best books I've seen on the complexities of parenting....an easy read for the time-starved parent, but it gets at the essence of the parental relationship, and doesn't shy away from the contextual nuances and challenges that can be a part of any interaction." The Psychology of Wellbeing, September 11, 2012 blog by Jeremy McCarthy www.psychologyofwellbeing.com *** "'What Your Child Needs From You' is a must for parenting and family relationship collections, highly recommended." - The Midwest Book Review, Library Bookwatch, January 2013, The Parenting Shelf


96 pages

Publication Date: 8/1/2012
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781742860435