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Parentspeak : what's wrong with how we talk to our children--and what to say instead

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"Imagine if every time you praise your child with "Good job!" you're actually doing more harm than good, offering meaningless approval instead of actually engaging with your child? Or that insisting "Can you say thank you?" is exactly the wrong way to go about teaching manners? Jennifer Lehr is a smart, funny, fearless writer who takes on "parentspeak" and, in the process, offers a conscious, compassionate approach to parenting"--

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Lyons Public Library 649.7 LEH (Text)
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Mount Morris Library 649.7 Leh (Text)
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1001 . ‡aLehr, Jennifer, ‡d1969- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aParentspeak : ‡bwhat's wrong with how we talk to our children--and what to say instead / ‡cby Jennifer Lehr.
2463 . ‡aParent speak : ‡bwhat's wrong with how we talk to our children--and what to say instead
264 1. ‡aNew York, NY : ‡bWorkman Publishing Co., Inc., ‡c2017.
300 . ‡a276 pages ; ‡c21 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
5050 . ‡a"Good job!" -- "Who's a big boy?" -- "You're so cute!" -- "Give grandma a kiss!" -- "Be careful!" -- "Can you say thank you?" -- "Share!" -- "Say sorry!"-- "Here comes the tickle monster!" -- "You're okay!" -- "Behave yourself!" -- "I said, right now!" -- "Do you want a time out?" -- "Do you want a spanking?".
520 . ‡a"Imagine if every time you praise your child with "Good job!" you're actually doing more harm than good, offering meaningless approval instead of actually engaging with your child? Or that insisting "Can you say thank you?" is exactly the wrong way to go about teaching manners? Jennifer Lehr is a smart, funny, fearless writer who takes on "parentspeak" and, in the process, offers a conscious, compassionate approach to parenting"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aSuccess in children.
650 0. ‡aChildren ‡xConduct of life.
650 0. ‡aInterpersonal communication in children.
650 0. ‡aChild rearing.
650 7. ‡aFAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / Infants & Toddlers. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aFAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aPSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Child. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aChild rearing. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00854588.
650 7. ‡aChildren ‡xConduct of life. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00854871.
650 7. ‡aInterpersonal communication in children. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00977369.
650 7. ‡aSuccess in children. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01137074.
655 7. ‡aNonfiction. ‡2local
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