Discipline-The Brazelton Way

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Hachette Books, Jan 7, 2003 - Family & Relationships - 160 pages
Sleepless nights, wailing babies, and defiant toddlers-these are universal issues for new parents. Now beloved pediatrician T. Berry Brazelton and his esteemed colleague the child psychiatrist Joshua Sparrow come to the rescue with these highly effective and affordable guides. Full of empathy, warmth, and wisdom, each book in the Brazelton Way series leads parents step-by-step through these trying struggles. Courtesy of Dr. Brazelton's unparalleled under-standing and experience, parents will emerge from the turmoil relieved, empowered, and full of new pleasure in the strength and progress of their individual child.
 

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Contents

The Touchpoints of Discipline
1
Touchpoints
2
First 6 Months
3
The Need for Limits Begins
7
Reading Parents Faces
11
12 to 14 Months
15
The Second Year
18
Discipline and a Childs Emotional Development
24
Not Helpful
95
Common Problems of Discipline
103
Begging and Whining
105
Biting
108
Bullying
110
Cheating
112
Defiance
114
Disobedience
117

Moral Development
30
Selfesteem
32
Defenses The Cost of Facing Reality
36
From Discipline to Selfdiscipline
37
An Approach to Discipline
41
Adapting Discipline to Differences in Temperament
43
The Influence of a Parents Own Example
45
The Cost of Humiliation
47
Physical Punishment
48
Getting a Childs Attention
51
Reading a Childs Behavior
53
The Chance to Make up for Misbehaving
54
The Power of Consequences
55
The Importance of a United Front
63
Help from Others
68
Ways to Discipline
73
Usually Worth a Try
74
Sometimes Useful
85
Lying
120
Power Struggles
123
Running Away
124
Separation Problems
127
Sibling Rivalry
129
Spoiled Child
131
Stealing
133
Swearing and Toilet Talk
138
Talking Back
140
Tantrums
143
Tattling
146
Teasing
147
Bibliography
149
Resources for Parents
151
Acknowledgments
152
Index
153
About the Authors
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T. Berry Brazelton, M.D., founder of the Child Development Unit at Children's Hospital Boston, is Clinical Professor of Pediatrics Emeritus at Harvard Medical School and Professor of Pediatrics and Human Development at Brown University. He is a famed advocate for children, and his many other internationally acclaimed books for parents include To Listen to a Child, Infants and Mothers, and, with Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D., The Irreducible Needs of Children. Joshua D. Sparrow, M.D child psychiatrist and supervisor of inpatient psychiatry at Children's Hospital Boston, is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and Associate Director of Training at the Brazelton Touchpoints Center. He is co-author with Dr. Brazelton of Touchpoints Three to Six and several titles in the Brazelton Way series.

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