The Kazdin Method for Parenting the Defiant Child

The Kazdin Method for Parenting the Defiant Child

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A lifesaving handbook for parents of children who are occasionally, or too often, “out of control” Includes a bound-in twenty-minute DVD featuring Dr. Kazdin and his staff illustrating key concepts of the Kazdin Method Most child-behavior books are filled with advice that sounds reasonable, fits with what parents already believe about child-rearing, and is—as Dr. Kazdin proves— guaranteed to fail. The Kazdin Method for Parenting the Defiant Child makes available to parents for the first time Dr. Kazdin’s proven program—one backed up by some of the most long-term and respected research devoted to any therapy for children.
Kazdin shatters decades’ worth of accumulated myths about tantrums, time-outs, punishments fitting the crime, and much more.With the practicality of Ferber and the warmth of Brazelton, Kazdin leads parents through every step of the Kazdin Method in action—how to use tone of voice, when and how to touch, how to lead your child in a “practice” session, how to adjust your approach for different-age children, how to involve siblings, and more.The program is temporary, but the results are permanent—for very young children, adolescents, and even beyond.

A lifesaving handbook for parents of children who are occasionally, or too often, out of control” Includes a bound-in twenty-minute DVD featuring Dr. Kazdin and his staff illustrating key concepts of the Kazdin Method Most child-behavior books are filled with advice that sounds reasonable, fits with what parents already believe about child-rearing, and isas Dr. Kazdin proves guaranteed to fail. The Kazdin Method for Parenting the Defiant Child makes available to parents for the first time Dr. Kazdin’s proven programone backed up by some of the most long-term and respected research devoted to any therapy for children.
Kazdin shatters decades’ worth of accumulated myths about tantrums, time-outs, punishments fitting the crime, and much more.With the practicality of Ferber and the warmth of Brazelton, Kazdin leads parents through every step of the Kazdin Method in actionhow to use tone of voice, when and how to touch, how to lead your child in a practice” session, how to adjust your approach for different-age children, how to involve siblings, and more.The program is temporary, but the results are permanentfor very young children, adolescents, and even beyond.


Baker & Taylor
Features a step-by-step method for parents that experience problems with their children; discusses seven myths of parenting; and offers advice for solving common issues with children in different age groups, from toddlers to adolescents.

Blackwell North Amer
A startling percentage of child-behavior books are filled with advice that sounds reasonable, fits in with what parents already believe about child-rearing, and is - as Dr. Kazdin proves - guaranteed to fail. The Kazdin Method for Parenting the Defiant Child makes available to parents for the first time Dr. Kazdin's proven program - one backed up by the most long-term and respected research devoted to any therapy for children.
With the practicality of Ferber and the warmth of Brazelton, Kazdin leads parents through every step of the Kazdin method in action - how to use tone of voice, when and how to touch, how to lead your child in a "practice" session, how to adjust your approach based on a child's age, how to involve nonoffending siblings, and more.

Baker
& Taylor

The director of the Yale Parenting Center and Child Conduct Clinic draws on his three decades of experience to present parents with a step-by-step program for coping with difficult and defiant youngsters that shatters common myths about discipline, tantrums, time-outs, and more while offering effective solutions and approaches for common problems.

Publisher: New York : Houghton Mifflin, 2008
ISBN: 9780618773671
0618773673
Characteristics: 288 p.
Additional Contributors: Rotella, Carlo 1964-

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