Relaxed, Reassuring, Practical ~ Written by L.R.Knost, best-selling, award-winning writer of Two Thousand Kisses a Day and Whispers Through Time, The Gentle Parent: Positive, Practical, Effective Discipline shares the simple secrets of a peaceful, happy home within the Three C’s of gentle discipline–Connection, Communication, and Cooperation. In her signature relaxed and poetic style, L.R.Knost gently guides parents through the practical and proven steps of applying the Three C’s in real-life scenarios from tantrums to defiance to parenting a strong-willed child. The Parenting Review
“Wish to know a dirty little secret about punishment?
It doesn’t work.”
So starts the introduction for L.R. Knost’s newest book, The Gentle Parent: Positive, Practical, Effective Discipline. And Knost couldn’t be more right. Those few lines sum up the whole lot I know as a mom and as a clinician. Savvy educators and administrators know this, too. This new book holds the answer to the parenting questions you hold deep for your heart. Wendy Young, LMSW, BCD
Written by best-selling parenting and children’s book writer and mother of six, L.R.Knost, ‘The Gentle Parent: Positive, Practical, Effective Discipline’ provides parents with the tools they want to enforce the Three C’s of gentle discipline–Connection, Communication, and Cooperation–to create a peaceful home and a healthy parent/child relationship. Presented in bite-sized chapters perfect for busy parents and written in L.R.Knost’s signature conversational style, ‘The Gentle Parent’ is packed with practical suggestions and real-life examples to assist parents through the normal usaand downs of gentle discipline at the road to raising a generation of world changers.