Home

Teenage parenting book

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Forum -> Parenting our children -> Teenagers and Older children


View latest: 24h 48h 72h


may tulip




 
 
 
 

Post  Wed, Oct 02 2019, 8:04 am
Hi,
Now during this yom tov season and while my 4 teenagers are home more (both girls and boys) I'm looking on ways how to learn to deal with my kids more effectively, positively. It has been tough recently especially with a newborn and I find myself lashing out negatively and counter productive. I need help from parent trainers/ books / speakers etc. P.s. I'm not interested in some of those paid workshops over the phone now and prefer heimish hashkafa, our dynamics are so different than secular families.
Please list from first hand experience if you can
Back to top

FranticFrummie




 
 
 
 

Post  Wed, Oct 02 2019, 8:20 am
Two books that I love, "Parenting Teens with Love and Logic" and "Narrative Therapy - Playful Approaches to Serious Problems".

Both of them separate the child from the problem, and then you and the child can brainstorm on how to handle the problem, as if the problem were a common "enemy".

For example, if a child is doing something that is triggering your temper, you can say "Shmuely, this problem is taking all the fun out of the house. How can we get this problem to go away, so we can enjoy your visit?"
Back to top
Recent Topics

Page 1 of 1 View latest: 24h 48h 72h


Post new topic   Reply to topic    Forum -> Parenting our children -> Teenagers and Older children

Related Topics Replies Last Post
Therapy for a teenage boy
by amother
3 Today at 2:11 pm View last post
Watch for teenage girl 8 Today at 1:13 pm View last post
ISO Story book about tantrums 2 Today at 12:59 pm View last post
With All I Am (new book by Kiwi13)
by Kiwi13
83 Yesterday at 2:21 am View last post
What new book is this - rehab of 6 women
by amother
2 Wed, Jul 08 2020, 8:39 pm View last post

Jump to: