How to Talk so Kids will Listen and Listen so Kids will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

How to Talk so Kids will Listen and Listen so Kids will Talk

Written by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

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this book helps parents make relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding, teaches parents to cope with a child's negative feelings, to express their anger without being hurtful, to engage their child's cooperation, set clear limits and maintain goodwill. It gives alternatives to punishment, shows how to resolve family conflicts peacefully, and much more…


How to Talk so Kids will Listen and Listen so Kids will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

This down-to-earth book is written to make relationships with children of all ages more rewarding. The authors use innovative ways to solve problems and you'll learn to cope with your child's family conflicts peacefully.


'A down-to-earth book that offers valuable guidelines on how to make relationships with children less stressful and more rewarding.'


'…a new book that helps adults have calm, helpful conversations with children.'

About the Author

Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

Internationally acclaimed experts on communication between adults and children, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish have won the gratitude of many parents and the enthusiastic endorsement of the professional community.

Both authors studied with the late child psychologist, Dr Haim Ginott, and both are former members of the faculty of the New School for Social Research in New York City and the Family Life Institute of Long Island University. In addition to their frequent lectures throughout the United States and Canada, they have appeared on every major television show from Good Morning America to The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Adele and Elaine’s recent book, How To Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk, was cited by Child magazine as the ‘best book of the year for excellence in family issues and education’.

Adele and Elaine both live in Long Island, New York and they each have three children.

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Piccadilly Press Ltd

Publication date

3rd May 2001




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