by Kent Hoffman, Glen Cooper, and Bert Powell
Today's parents are constantly pressured to be perfect. But in striving
to do everything right, we risk missing what children really need for
lifelong emotional security. Now the simple, powerful "Circle of
Security" parenting strategies that Kent Hoffman, Glen Cooper, and Bert
Powell have taught thousands of families are available in self-help form
for the first time.
You will learn:
*How to balance nurturing and protectiveness with promoting your child's independence.
*What emotional needs a toddler or older child may be expressing through difficult behavior.
*How your own upbringing affects your parenting style--and what you can do about it.
Filled with vivid stories and unique practical
tools, this book puts the keys to healthy attachment within everyone's
reach--self-understanding, flexibility, and the willingness to make and
learn from mistakes. Self-assessment checklists can be downloaded and
printed for ease of use