How to Raise the Strong-Willed Child

Genres - Family & Personal Relationships  |   Sub-Genres - Morality & Values, Parenting  |   Run Time - 123 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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Many Americans know Dr. James Dobson as the founder of the group Focus on the Family which advocates building stronger family ties and honoring conservative moral values. As a psychologist, Dr. Dobson is also qualified to address the special challenges of raising a strong-willed child. In How to Raise the Strong-Willed Child, Dobson discusses the importance of responsibly disciplining strong-willed children and how their caregivers can help them develop positive self-esteem. He also advises parents to encourage strong-willed children to seek out their independence once they learn how to consistently behave in a respectful manner.

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child-rearing, independence, respect, self-esteem, stubbornness, values