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Helpful Advice & Parenting Wisdom
Are you too permissive, too rigid, or do you have a healthy "backbone" parenting style?
5 LOVE LANGUAGES (QUIZZES)
Gary Chapman, Ross Campbell
"You love your child, but does your child feel loved?"
Be sure your efforts are in the right direction. Learn your child's, teen's, partner's and your love languages: Physical Touch, Words of Affirmation, Quality Time, Gifts, Acts of Service
Articles and Resources
"THE GOOD ENOUGH MOTHER"
Winnicott's concepts of the value of "good enough" parenting
Kids don't respond to the "old ways" of parenting - consider a Firm and Friendly approach (democratic parenting)
THE EXPLOSIVE CHILD
by Ross Greene PhD
Learn how to use Plan A, B and C to better respond to children's needs and prevent "explosions", unnecessary opposition, and even shutting down. May be especially helpful for children with ADHD, ASD.