Calmer, Easier, Happier Parenting

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Calmer, Easier, Happier Parenting

Five Strategies That End the Daily Battles and Get Kids to Listen the First Time

By Noel Janis-Norton

Plume Books, Paperback, 9780142196922, 436pp.

Publication Date: April 30, 2013

Tired of nagging, pleading, negotiating, or yelling just to get your kids to do the simple things you ask? You don t need to be a Tiger Mom or a Helicopter Parent. There is a better way.
Calmer, Easier, Happier Parenting brings the joy back into family life and helps parents to raise confident, responsible adults.
Based on her forty-plus years of experience, behavioral specialist Noel Janis-Norton outlines a clear, step-by-step plan that will help any parent raise a child who is cooperative and considerate, confident and self-reliant. Transform your family life with these five strategies: Descriptive Praise, Preparing for Success, Reflective Listening, Never Ask Twice and Rewards and Consequences. You ll begin to see results almost immediately:
Kids start cooperating the first time you ask
Mornings, bedtimes, mealtimes and homework all become easier
Even very resistant kids start saying yes instead of no
Full of examples and stories from real parents, this book offers the complete toolkit for achieving peaceful, productive parenting. Parents who have read How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk or Positive Parenting will appreciate Noel's battle-tested methods and easy-to-follow strategies.

About the Author
Noel Janis-Norton is the founder and director of the Calmer, Easier, Happier Parenting Centre in London. She divides her time between the UK and the US."