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The Positive Parenting Guide

How to Calm the Chaos of Being a Parent & Be a Nurturing Confident Influence
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Length: 3 hrs and 16 mins
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Summary

Are you tired of constantly worrying about whether you're raising your children the right way? Or perhaps you are struggling with behavior issues? If yes, then this guide is for you.

"An indispensable guide to modern parenting." (Stephanie Elliott, The Times)

Raising physically, mentally, and emotionally healthy children has never been more difficult.

In the past, the influences a child was exposed to were limited, directly observable and could be controlled, but with the growth of technology, the proliferation of social media and the general air of growing paranoia and divide in today's society, parenting has become a challenge with far too many ways things could go wrong...if you are not on your toes and prepared.

“....and then, finally, a book comes along which is perfect for parents in this modern era.” (Jessica Hynde, author and speaker)

In The Positive Parenting Guide, Tina Faber highlights with lucid explanation why traditional forms of parenting are ineffective, and in some cases, even harmful. You with be furnished with all the tools you need to raise your kids in the best way.

“A superb book, interesting, educational and undeniably helpful.” (Gemma Gallagher, Researcher)

Filled with field-tested methods and complete with candid stories and case studies, The Positive Parenting Guide is a book that belongs in the bookshelf of every parent and will help you teach, communicate with and instill discipline in your kids while bolstering their confidence and making parenting an enjoyable experience.

©2019 Tina Faber (P)2019 Tina Faber

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Now this was EXCELLENT

Heard about this book on a podcast, sounded interesting but have to admit it was even better than I expected.

I like it was realistic - appealed to actually everyday parents, all very genuine and helpful advice. Very good, recommended for all parents.

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Parenting...better

Nobody likes to be told how to be a parent but I do believe we all need HELP sometimes. This is what I got here. Not being told what to do, just gently nudged in the right direct with extremely valuable advice.

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Modern

A very modern, fresh and relevant book for todays parents. Me and my husband have both listened to it and we feel like we are better educated on how to look after our kids.

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Parenting made sense

Very glad to finally find an honest, realistic and relatable guide to being a parent in what can only be described as turbulent times!

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Works for my family

My wife and I have both listened to this book twice now so I feel compelled to leave a review more as a thank you to the author as we loved the book and have learnt a lot. So, thanks!

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Im not going to go into too many details but I had some behaviour / attitude issues with my kid and this is the only resource that made any real positive change to this. :)

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  • 15-04-19

Mother of two approves!

As a mother of two (1 year old and 6 year old) I found this book to be very valuable. Helped me deal with some discipline issues and just basically how to be a better, kinder and CALMER parent. Well produced, easy to follow and packed full of advice.

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  • 13-05-19

Helpful

Leaving this quick review just to say I thought this book was superb, full of great information helping me and my partner to Bec one much better parents (and therefore have CALMER and happier kids...)

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  • Anonymous User
  • 18-10-19

Helped me with my kid

Helped me to realise what a good parent actually is and how to deal with bringing up a child in this new modern world. Gave it 4 stars out of 5 for "story", because I don't understand that category. Its not a story, its a non-fiction book.

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  • 23-04-20

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A huge thumbs up from my own family for this book, what we have learnt and how well we are now doing off the back of it.

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  • 15-04-20

Behaving better

I got this book for many reasons but one was definitely to learn how to deal with behaviour issues better. VERY happy with the results I am getting. We have a happier and more harmonious family now.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 24-03-20

NEEDED

If I had my way I would make this essential reading / listening for all parents.

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  • 07-03-20

Helped a lot

Amongst many many other things I learnt, the most important was to how to handle bad behaviour in a better way. Beyond shocked at the results so far

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-03-20

The best!

Thankful for this book.

Learnt how to deal with discipline issues and other things in a more positive and life affirming way