No-Drama Discipline



The pioneering experts behind The Whole-Brain Child--Tina Payne Bryson and Daniel J. Siegel, the author of Brainstorm--now explore the ultimate child-raising challenge discipline.

Highlighting the fascinating link between a childs neurological development and the way a parent reacts to misbehavior, No-Drama Discipline provides an effective, compassionate road map for dealing with tantrums, tensions, and tears-without causing a scene. Defining the true meaning of the d word to instruct, not to shout or reprimand, the authors explain how to reach your child, redirect emotions, and turn a meltdown into an opportunity for growth. By doing so, the cycle of negative behavior and punishment is essentially brought to a halt, as problem solving becomes a win-win situation.

Inside this sanity-saving guide you'll discover:

  • strategies that help parents identify their own discipline philosophy
  • and master the best methods to communicate the lessons they are trying to impart
  • facts on child brain development-and what kind of discipline is most appropriate and constructive at all ages and stages
  • the way to calmly and lovingly connect with a child-no matter how extreme the behavior-while still setting clear and consistent limits
  • tips for navigating your children through a tantrum to achieve insight, empathy, and repair
  • twenty discipline mistakes even the best parents make-and how to stay focused on the principles of whole-brain parenting and discipline techniques

Complete with candid stories and playful illustrations that bring the authors suggestions to life, No-Drama Discipline shows you how to work with your childs developing mind, peacefully resolve conflicts, and inspire happiness and strengthen resilience in everyone in the family.

Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson
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G.O N17 S54 2014 (B)