When to say Yes, when to say No; to help your children gain control of their lives.
Boundaries with Kids by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend, addresses the critical issues involved in learning when to say "Yes and when to say No" to help your children gain control of their lives.
For anyone in a parenting or teaching role, helping children learn responsibility is a key issue. From temper tantrums and attitude problems, to drugs and sex, learning limits and becoming responsible is a major part of growing up.
Kids who haven't learned these skills often struggle in:
As any parent knows, simply telling kids to "do the right thing" isn't enough And 'making them mind' is often futile. Boundaries With Kids helps grown-ups teach children how to become stewards of their lives, behavior, and values by establishing healthy boundaries with them. As parents learn to set appropriate boundaries and consequences with children, the kids begin developing:
ownership of their lives
discipline and self-control
respect for others
love and freedom
Based on some of the same biblical principles found in the best-selling Boundaries, Boundaries With Kids will help your child learn responsibility by teaching you how to:
Recognize the boundary issues underlying child behavior problems Set boundaries and appropriate consequences with kids.
Get out of the 'nagging' trap.
Stop controlling your child and start helping your child develop self-control.
Apply the ten laws of boundaries to parenting
Take six practical steps for implementing boundaries with your kids.