ITEM: Now Say This: The Right Words to Solve Every Parenting Dilemma by Heather Turgeon
CATEGORY: Positive Parenting
A powerful book that gives flustered parents the exact words to use in any situation.
ABOUT THE BOOK A toddler meltdown over the wrong pair of pants, siblings fighting in the back of the car, constant struggles just to leave the house … Parents have the best intentions to be patient and loving, but in the heat of the moment they often find themselves feeling helpless, desperate, and so frustrated that they resort to yelling, threatening, bribing or caving. Now Say This: The Right Words to Solve Every Parenting Dilemma solves the dilemma of how to be empathic and effective at once. Based on the 3-step ‘ALP’ model – Attune, Limit Set, Problem Solve – Now Say This addresses issues such as:
- sibling relationships
- screen time
Best of all, it answers the question ‘Now, what do you actually say?’ using scripts and body-language tips from real-life examples. User-friendly and science-based, The book transforms remarkable ideas into practical how-tos that busy parents can use right away.
KEY TOPIC: Parenting and effective discipline
AUTHOR: Heather Turgeon, Julie Wright
FORMAT: 352 page paperback book
SIZE: 210mm × 140mm