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You can't make me (but I can be persuaded) / Cynthia Ulrich Tobias.

By: Tobias, Cynthia Ulrich, 1953-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Colorado Springs, Colo. : WaterBrook Press, c1999Edition: First edition.Description: vii, 181 pages ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1578561930 (hbk.).Other title: You can't make me [Spine title].Subject(s): Problem children -- Behaviour modification -- United States | Problem children -- United States -- Family relationships | Problem children -- United States -- Conduct of life | Child psychology -- United States | Individuality in children -- United States | Discipline of children | Discipline in children -- United StatesDDC classification: 649/.64 Online resources: Publisher description
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

It's easy to recognize a strong-willed child. Difficult to discipline, at times impossible to motivate, strong-willed children present unique, frustrating, and often exhausting challenges to those who care for them. But now, the miracle parents long for can happen. Offering new hope, achievable goals, and a breath of fresh air to families and teachers, Cynthia Tobias explains how the mind of a strong-willed child works - and how to use that information to the child's best advantage.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-177).

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Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • 1. Who Is the Strong-Willed Child? (p. 3)
  • 2. How Do I Build a Positive Relationship with My Strong-Willed Child? (p. 21)
  • 3. How Do I Motivate My Strong-Willed Child? (p. 45)
  • 4. So What's the Big Deal About School? (p. 65)
  • 5. How Can I Best Discipline My Strong-Willed Child? (p. 87)
  • 6. Finding the Right Career: What Will They Do with the Rest of Their Lives? (p. 107)
  • 7. What About the Line Between Right and Wrong? (p. 121)
  • 8. When Should I Do Something Drastic? (p. 139)
  • 9. Is It Ever Too Late? (p. 151)
  • 10. Epilogue: A Last Word (p. 167)
  • Notes (p. 169)
  • Recommended Resources (p. 171)