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Adjusting the Boundaries : Helping Children and Teens Cope with Separation and Divorce

Adjusting the Boundaries : Helping Children and Teens Cope with Separation and Divorce

Publisher : Metz Press
SKU: 9781920268350
R 75,00
R 63,75
The author will empower you to contain your children's anxiety and feelings of insecurity and to re-establish a measure of equilibrium as effectively as possible.
The author will empower you to contain your children's anxiety and feelings of insecurity and to re-establish a measure of equilibrium as effectively as possible. Using loads of case studies from her extensive files, Anne highlights the following: How, when and where to inform your children in an age-appropriate and honest way; Emotional support for you, the parent; Guidance on effective parenting skills to help your children; The how to of active listening, anger management and clear, firm and consistent boundary setting - all with practical examples; The legal process - with reference to the New Childrens Act - which emphasizes the principle of the best interests of the child being of paramount importance; Assistance with compiling co-parenting agreements - taking in to account the ages and stages of the child, as well as possible limiting factors such as the need for supervised contact; Tips regarding ongoing relationships with extended family and the introduction of new partners; Advice to step parents and parents who were never married before their separation; And much, much more.
This title deals with emotionally difficult issues in a clear, anecdotal manner, and has an over-riding theme of positivity. There is a strong message of hope and reconciliation with the emphasis on the power of choice and the importance of mind-set change in order to move on.
Products specifications
ISBN13 9781920268350
Publisher Metz Press
Contributor By (author) Anne Cawood
Publication Date 2010-01-01
Language English
Format Paperback / softback
Pages 144
Product Dimensions (H x W x L) in mm 245 X 170 X 210
Shipping Weight (grams) 300
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The author will empower you to contain your children's anxiety and feelings of insecurity and to re-establish a measure of equilibrium as effectively as possible. Using loads of case studies from her extensive files, Anne highlights the following: How, when and where to inform your children in an age-appropriate and honest way; Emotional support for you, the parent; Guidance on effective parenting skills to help your children; The how to of active listening, anger management and clear, firm and consistent boundary setting - all with practical examples; The legal process - with reference to the New Childrens Act - which emphasizes the principle of the best interests of the child being of paramount importance; Assistance with compiling co-parenting agreements - taking in to account the ages and stages of the child, as well as possible limiting factors such as the need for supervised contact; Tips regarding ongoing relationships with extended family and the introduction of new partners; Advice to step parents and parents who were never married before their separation; And much, much more.
This title deals with emotionally difficult issues in a clear, anecdotal manner, and has an over-riding theme of positivity. There is a strong message of hope and reconciliation with the emphasis on the power of choice and the importance of mind-set change in order to move on.
Products specifications
ISBN13 9781920268350
Publisher Metz Press
Contributor By (author) Anne Cawood
Publication Date 2010-01-01
Language English
Format Paperback / softback
Pages 144
Product Dimensions (H x W x L) in mm 245 X 170 X 210
Shipping Weight (grams) 300
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