Raising your spirited child: a guide for parents whose child is more intense, sensitive, perceptive, persistent, and energetic

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Newly revised, featuring the most up-to-date research, effective strategies, and real-life stories

The spirited child—often called "difficult" or "strong-willed"—possesses traits we value in adults yet find challenging in children. Research shows that spirited kids are wired to be "more"—by temperament, they are more intense, sensitive, perceptive, persistent, and uncomfortable with change than the average child. In this revised edition of the award-winning classic, voted one of the top twenty books for parents, Kurcinka provides vivid examples and a refreshingly positive viewpoint. Raising Your Spirited Child will help you:

  • understand your child's­—and your own—temperamental traits
  • discover the power of positive—rather than negative—labels
  • cope with the tantrums and power struggles when they do occur
  • plan for success with a simple four-step program
  • develop strategies for handling mealtimes, sibling rivalry, bedtimes, holidays, and school, among other situations
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    ils:730113BookBooksThird edition, first William Morrow paperback [ed.].EnglishWilliam Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015.xvii, 505 pages ; 21 cm
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    subject_facetAggressiveness in children
    Child rearing
    Parent and child
    Personality in children
    title_displayRaising your spirited child : a guide for parents whose child is more intense, sensitive, perceptive, persistent, and energetic
    title_fullRaising Your Spirited Child A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic
    Raising your spirited child : a guide for parents whose child is more intense, sensitive, perceptive, persistent, and energetic / Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, Ed.D.
    title_shortRaising your spirited child
    title_suba guide for parents whose child is more intense, sensitive, perceptive, persistent, and energetic
    topic_facetAggressiveness in children
    Child rearing
    Family & Relationships
    Parent and child
    Personality in children