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Author Avraham-Krehwinkel, Carmelite.

Title Happy families : a parents' guide to the non-violent resistance approach / Carmelite Avraham-Krehwinkel and David Aldridge
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (92 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction : what is non-violent resistance? -- Avoiding escalation -- The declaration or statement of intent -- The sit-in -- Going public -- Telephone rounds -- Linking -- The sit-down strike -- Refusing orders -- Reconciliation -- Summary : empowerment and readiness -- Case example--Thomas : non-violent resistance in practice
Summary Parenting a child with behavioral problems can be exhausting, and finding a way to familial harmony may at times seem like an impossible task. Where do you even begin? Is there a way to break patterns of destructive behavior? How can you avoid situations that have the potential to escalate out of control? "Happy Families" answers all of these questions and more, providing a step-by-step structured approach to behavior management that really works. Based on the concept of Non-Violent Resistance, it teaches parents how to avoid the use of aggressive responses such as hitting, cursing
Notes Print version record
Subject Child rearing.
Parent and child.
Passive resistance.
Problem children.
Form Electronic book
Author Aldridge, David, 1947-
LC no. 2009047438
ISBN 0857003054 (electronic bk.)
9780857003058 (electronic bk.)