By Todd Cartmell
The Complete Guide to Bringing Out the Best in Your Child
Take back control with Dr. Todd's proven three-part strategy that transforms families through the power of respect.
How will you teach your kids to be respectful rather than rude?
If you're a parent, you-like millions of other parents-may befrustrated by the daily battles in your home and concerned aboutsociety's slide into rudeness. Simply put, you want to learn how toteach your child to handle everyday situations in a respectful way.
In Raising Respectful Kids, family coach and child psychiatrist Dr.Todd Cartmell offers you a proven three-part strategy that can transform family relationships through the power of respect. His biblically based techniques will equip you to help your children break their disrespectful habits and instead nurture respectful behaviors.Not only will these techniques streng then your family, they'll prepare your children for godly maturity and successful relationships in adult hood. You'll learn specific, simple, and practical approaches for creating behavior change, teaching your kids the right lesson in the right way. Your children will learn crucial skills such as fast listening, flexible thoughts, and on-the-spot problem solving. And you'll discover how to make respectful behavior fun.
Let Dr. Cartmell show you how to give your children the tools they need to succeed, God's way.
1. R-E-S-P-E-C-T, Find Out What It Means To You
Getting to the Heart of the Matter
Strategy One: Teach Respectful Behavior
2. A Quick Look in the Bathroom Mirror
Guess Who’s Watching When You’re Not Looking?
3. Just Say “Okay” and Do It!
The Skill of Fast Listening
4. It’s No Big Deal
The Skill of Flexible Thinking
5. How Can We Work This Out?
The Skill of Problem Solving
Strategy Two: Turn On Respectful Behavior
6. Looking for Gold
The Art of Making Respect Fun
7. The Lesson of the Circles
The Respect-Privilege Connection
8. Use Your Bazooka
The Pour-It-On Technique
9. Turn On the Juice
Strategy Three: Turn Off Disrespectful Behavior
10. Caution: Student Driver
Keeping Them on the Right Road
11. Time to Think of a New Plan
Turning Up the Power of Your Time-Out
12. When the Fun Goes Down
Logical Consequences for Disrespectful Behavior
13. Let’s Try That Again
Positive Practice for Positive Behavior
14. Bad, Fast, Every Time
Responding Quickly and Consistently to Disrespectful Behavior
15. Call Off the SWAT Team
The Bottom Line on Spanking
16. A Demolition Expert or a Gardener
Smashing Through Problems Versus Nurturing a Relationship
ISBN 978-0-311- 46337-4