Top 20 Parents: Raising Happy, Responsible and Emotionally Healthy Children
Written in collaboration with Early Childhood Family Educators, Top 20 Parents: Raising Happy, Responsible and Emotionally Healthy Children provides parents with awareness and tools to create more enjoyable and productive experiences with their young children. These easily understood and immediately applicable tools will set in motion your children’s potential to become happy, responsible, and emotionally healthy.
The four important parts of this book:
Story: A family scenario is presented at the beginning of each chapter. This short story reveals the context relating to the main concept presented in the chapter. Concept: The majority of each chapter explains concepts or tools to empower parents to make a positive difference in their lives and the lives of their children. Many of these concepts can also be used in adult relationships or work experiences. Developmental News Flash: Parents want to know more about their children’s development. The Developmental News Flash section helps parents to have realistic expectations of their children by better understanding the interplay between behavior and development. Time for Action: Parents also want practical ideas to use in real life situations. The Time for Action section at the end of each chapter includes suggestions and strategies for learning the Top 20 parenting style and raising Top 20 kids.
Table of Contents Top 20 and Bottom 80 Parenting Above and Below the Line The Frame The Big Picture Emotional Intelligence Star Qualities Observation Goals Temperament Responding to Hits Building the Trust Fund The Influence of Messages Mistake Making Reducing Negativity Listening Conflict Resolution Getting Back on Course The Beginning