An inspiring and eminently practical book, full of guidance, tips, exercises, and the cumulative understanding of three wise and innovative authors. Written in a friendly "we've been there" style.
Ideal reading for parents, parenting courses, teachers, and parenting writers.
"At last, here is all the guidance, encouragement, and practical advice every parent needs to raise children in a respectful, harmonious way."
-- GILL DEACON,
author of There's Lead in Your Lipstick
"If you want to be a great parent, this book is for you. I am going to recommend it to all the parents I work with."
-- LYNN LOTT, MFT,
best-selling co-author of numerous
Postive Discipline books
About the Authors:
Doone Estey, Parent Educator, Principal at Parenting Network
About the Authors:
Doone Estey, BA, MA, is a Certified Parent Educator, Partner at Parenting Network Inc. and an authoritative speaker.
Drawing on her skills as a coach, facilitator and teacher, Doone inspires parents with children of all ages, helping them raise great kids. She can turn families around effectively in no time, giving them tools to deal with everything from Power Struggles and Sibling Rivalry to Curfew and Disrespectful Teens. Doone motivates parents to be the best they can be, using a relaxed, no nonsense style of communication that resonates immediately.
Beverley Cathcart-Ross is a leading national parenting expert and Founding Director of Parenting Network.
Beverley is an in-demand speaker with schools, corporations and as an expert with the media. Her advice can be found in magazines such as Today's Parent, Readers Digest, Canadian Family, and Chatelaine. Beverley was hailed "Toronto's top parenting guru" by Toronto Life magazine. She is the author of a bestselling Parenting CD Series, titles include: Self Esteem, What's your Style, Who's the Boss, Keeping the Peace and Setting Limits. Beverley's natural charisma warms up a crowd and inspires hope in even the most discouraged parent.
Martin Nash, M.D., Psychotherapist and Family Counselor