A Parent’s Guide to Understanding and Motivating Children


This guide helps parents understand what motivates a child to behave and offers techniques that work in everyday situations, with a focus on building cooperation in families.


This helpful encouraging guide for parents offers details on “The Crucial Cs” – how to help children feel connected, how to help children feel capable, how to help children feel they count, and how to help children develop courage. In this positive, encouraging book, Bettner and Lew illustrate techniques that will help solve everyday problems in each developmental period of the child’s life. It focuses on creating cooperation within families. Emphasis is placed on positive parenting as opposed to punishment and negative feedback.

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Dimensions 8.5 × 5.9 × .4 in