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Parenting the Strong-Willed Child, Revised and Updated Edition

The Clinically Proven Five-Week Program for Parents of Two- to Six-Year-Olds

by Rex Forehand Author · Nicholas Long Author


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The bestselling five-week program to improving the disruptive child’s behavior—now updated and revised

Based on more than 40 years of collective research, parents and longtime child behavior experts Dr. Rex Forehand and Dr. Nicholas Long have devised a program to help you find positive and manageable solutions to your child’s difficult behavior. Now in a revised and updated edition, Parenting the Strong-Willed Child is a self-guided program for managing disruptive young children based on a clinical treatment program.

This hands-on guide provides you with a step-by-step, five-week program toward improving your child's behavior as well as the entire family’s relationship. Providing you with the necessary tools for successfully managing the difficult child, the book covers specific factors that cause or contribute to a child’s disruptive behavior; ways to develop a more positive atmosphere in your family and home; actual reports by parents of difficult children; strategies for managing specific behavior problems; how to tell if your child might have ADHD; and more.

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McGraw-Hill Education
Revised and Updated Edition
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Rex Forehand (Author)

Rex Forehand, Ph.D., is a research professor of clinical child psychology and director for the Institute for Behavior Research at the University of Georgia. Nicholas Long, Ph.D., is associate professor of pediatrics and director of pediatric psych...

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Nicholas Long (Author)

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

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