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Tsabary, Shefali

Summary: Tsabary reveals how the very discipline we impose to control behavior is in reality a major cause of bad behavior, disrespect for adults, and dysfunction such as bullying, drugs, and teen suicide. She advocates for a high level of parental resolve that helps a child develop a sense of personal responsibility.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Namaste Publishing 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 TSA

Summary: Contrasts the difference between "discipline" and "punishment" while demonstrating the benefits of teaching self-control. The need to develop a strong sense of security in children and set good examples is emphasized. A detailed study guide is included which can be used for practicing disciplinary skills.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Early childhood is a time of complex social and cognitive development, but it can be explained in ways that are helpful to the average parent or caregiver. This video sheds light on toddler behavior and presents strategies for coping with children in the 1- to 3-year-old range. Helen and Clive Dorman, founders of The Children's Project, share their firsthand parenting experiences and the...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: Experts are seeing an alarming increase in severe emotional and behavioral disorders among young children, characterized by abusive language, physical threats, and violent tantrums. "I can't live like this. Afraid to get up. Afraid to go to bed. Afraid of what you're going to find when you walk into a room," says a foster mother of twins she cannot control. In this program, ABC News anchors...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: Only the most naive parent expects constant domestic bliss, but when kids get out of control, frustration, anger-and, most of all, pleas for help-are completely natural. This program deals with behavior and development obstacles faced by two different families of young children. Three-year-old Leon has speech problems which often force his widowed mother and older brother Josh to translate for...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: Parenting styles are often a combination of a parent's own personality with the parenting role models she or he grew up with. The authoritarian style imposes will through rigid rules and allows little flexibility or freedom. A permissive style has few rules and abdicates power. And the democratic style is a blend of the two, sharing power and encouraging children to make good decisions and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: A major part of socialization is about self-control-and age three is a critical time for a child to learn how to reign in hostility, resentment, and impulsive behavior. This program delivers a progress report on five toddlers-the public face of a much larger longitudinal study-who must now learn to manage their own feelings and actions. Can Decklan get a handle on the tantrums that, not...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

View online at AVOD

Summary: You don't understand me! From generation to generation, that age-old outburst has characterized the parent/teen relationship. This program illustrates how to encourage teenage independence while using positive discipline techniques that promote taking responsibility for actions and behavior. Footage of real families is combined with expert explanations of how to use democratic discipline,...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: Bedtime tantrums, poor mealtime manners, whining for attention, refusing to share-all are typical behaviors in young children that can test the patience of the most devoted parent or caregiver. Filmed with real families, this program shows how to use positive discipline techniques such as timeouts and problem-solving to guide youngsters into better behavior. A pre-discipline review is also...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Corderoy, Tracey

Summary: "Otto wants to know everything. "Why is mud so sticky, Daddy? Why do dropped things go smash?" If only finding out wasn't quite so messy! For all families with toddlers who just love to ask Why?"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tiger Tales 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE COR

Whelchel, Lisa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.1 Whe

Summary: When Saturday detention started, they were simply the Jock, the Princess, the Brain, the Criminal and the Basket Case, but by that afternoon they had become closer than any of them could have imagined.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY BRE

Summary: Parents often discipline their children the only way they know how-the way they were raised. Although many of the methods result in positive behavior, others produce less desirable outcomes. This program shows parents and educators how to positively discipline children in a manner that makes the child more self-confident instead of less self-reliant-it puts the responsibility of positive...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: If you don't get in that car right now, young lady, you're going to get a spanking! How many parents or caregivers have lost their tempers and blurted out a threat when a child refused to cooperate? This program shows parents, teachers, and childcare workers another way to reach and teach youngsters. A child development specialist joined by parents demonstrates how positive discipline allows...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

View online at AVOD

Summary: Is it healthy for parents to exercise complete control? Are rebellious children better equipped for the future? What measures should be taken to reign in unruly kids? This program looks at childhood battles for independence and the reasons why such struggles are psychologically necessary for children to undergo. Observing a group of 25 toddlers who have become self-aware and generally want...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: Steve Hardin, a young judge, must grapple with his own conscience as vicious criminals in his court are going free as a result of loopholes in the law. Meeting behind closed doors is the Star Chamber, a small group of powerful men bent on vigilante justice, who decree their own punishment for the guilty.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER STA

Leman, Kevin.

Summary: The book that took the parenting world by storm is now available as a DVD curriculum! Anyone who has dealt with parenting problems knows that it is no easy task to turn bad behavior around. Bestselling author and psychologist Dr. Kevin Leman is here to help parents, whether in a small group setting or at home, reverse negative behavior in their children--fast! With his signature wit and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell 2013

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Nelsen, Jane.

Summary: "Over the years, millions of parents and teachers have used the amazingly effective strategies of Positive Discipline to restore order and civility to their homes and classrooms. Now you too can use the time-tested Positive Discipline strategies as a foundation for fostering cooperation, problem-solving skills, and mutual respect in children. This new edition of Positive Discipline in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 371 NEL

Summary: The most effective discipline is not punishment, but a form of teaching-and that requires an understanding of how a child learns. This video examines learning capacity at critical stages of development, presenting the best strategies for setting limits.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Stubbornness and back talk are common (albeit unwelcome) signs of independence in normally developing children. This program, filmed in real family settings, demonstrates how positive discipline techniques, including home rules, problem-solving, and honest communication, can be used to deal with the behavior problems associated with growing up. Points to consider in a pre-discipline review are...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

View online at AVOD

Brazelton, T. Berry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perseus 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.64 BRA

Lewis, Katherine Reynolds

Summary: Today's parents live with an exhausting reality: persistent defiance from children. About half of the current generation of children will develop a mood or behavioral disorder or a substance addiction by age eighteen. And many parents feel increasingly unable to exert any influence over their children. In our highly connected age, the all-powerful parent is largely a thing of the past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LEW

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 649 LEW
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 LEW

Nelsen, Jane

Summary: Teaches parents and cargivers how to use kind and firm methods to raise children who are responsible, respectful, and resourceful.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 NEL

Nelsen, Jane

Summary: "Do you wish there was a way to raise well-behaved children without punishment? Are you afraid the only alternative is being overly indulgent? With Positive Discipline, an encouragement model based on both kindness and firmness, you don't have to choose between these two extremes. Using these 49 Positive Discipline tools, honed and perfected after years of real-world research and feedback,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 NEL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 NEL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 NEL