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  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 04 April 2019
  • ISBN : 9780241251003
  • Page : 288 pages
  • Rating : 2/5 from 1 voters

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This is a parenting book for people who don't buy parenting books With straight-talking advice from renowned Psychotherapist Philippa Perry, How to be a Parent is the definitive guide for any parent looking to navigate their past, avoid repeating mistakes, and ensure they don't land their own kids in therapy. Through the combination of case studies, and therapeutic insight gained from over 20 years of working directly with clients, Perry tackles the wider issues of what it actually means to be a parent, rather than getting bogged down in the little details. This isn't a book about meeting developmental milestones, training your child to have enviable manners, or how to get the much idealised 'perfect' family, it's about creating functional relationships with your children so that they grow up feeling secure, knowing who they are and what they want - giving both them and you a shot at real happiness. Full of refreshing, sage and sane advice on the bigger picture of parenthood, How to be a Parent is the only book you'll ever really need to ensure you don't mess your kids up.

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How to be a Parent

How to be a Parent
  • Author : Philippa Perry
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2019-04-04
  • ISBN : 9780241251003
DOWNLOAD BOOKHow to be a Parent

This is a parenting book for people who don't buy parenting books With straight-talking advice from renowned Psychotherapist Philippa Perry, How to be a Parent is the definitive guide for any parent looking to navigate their past, avoid repeating mistakes, and ensure they don't land their own kids in therapy. Through the combination of case studies, and therapeutic insight gained from over 20 years of working directly with clients, Perry tackles the wider issues of what it actually means to be

The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did)

The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did)
  • Author : Philippa Perry
  • Publisher : Penguin Life
  • Release Date : 2020-06-04
  • ISBN : 0241251028
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"A beautifully comprehensive look at what it might mean to be a sane and emotionally intelligent parent . . . hugely warm, wise, hopeful and encouraging."--Alain de Botton, author of How Proust Can Change Your Life Instant #1 Sunday Times Bestseller Every parent wants their child to be happy and every parent wants to avoid screwing them up (the way their parents did!). But how do you do that? In this absorbing, clever, and warm book, renowned psychotherapist Philippa Perry tells us what

The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did)

The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did)
  • Author : Philippa Perry
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2019-03-07
  • ISBN : 0241250994
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This is a parenting book for people who don't buy parenting books With straight-talking advice from renowned Psychotherapist Philippa Perry, How to be a Parent is the definitive guide for any parent looking to navigate their past, avoid repeating their own parents' mistakes, and ensure they don't land their own kids in therapy. Through the combination of case studies, her own experiences as a parent, and therapeutic insight gained from a career spanning over 20 years, Perry tackles the wider issues

Couch Fiction

Couch Fiction
  • Author : Philippa Perry
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2020-11-26
  • ISBN : 9780241461808
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'A gem' - The Evening Standard 'Pure book joy. Deep thinking made digestible & doled up with lashings of wit' Bernardine Evaristo on Twitter 'So smart and interesting!' Fearne Cotton on Instagram ____________________________________________________________________________ Ever wanted to know what really happens in a therapist's consultation room? Bestselling author Philippa Perry (The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read) turns her keen insights to the power of therapy. This compelling study of psychotherapy in the form of a graphic novel vividly explores a

How to Stay Sane

How to Stay Sane
  • Author : Philippa Perry,The School of Life
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2012-05-10
  • ISBN : 9780230766013
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There is no simple set of instructions that can guarantee sanity, but if you want to overcome emotional difficulties and become happier, psychotherapist Philippa Perry, author of The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read, argues that there are four cornerstones to sanity you can influence to bring about change. By developing your self-observation skills, examining how you relate to others, breaking out of your comfort zone and exploring new ways of defining yourself, Philippa demonstrates that it is possible

What's My Child Thinking?

What's My Child Thinking?
  • Author : Eileen Kennedy-Moore,Tanith Carey
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-02-19
  • ISBN : 9781465499066
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Make every moment with your child count. Tap into the psychology behind your child's behavior at every stage of development, and respond with confidence. Find out what your child really means when he says "Look what I did", "But I'm not tired," or "You're embarrassing me," and discover what's really going on when he can't express himself at all. Using more than 100 everyday scenarios, the book leads you through each one step by step, explaining not only your child's behavior

How to Be a Parent

How to Be a Parent
  • Author : Philippa Perry
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2019-04
  • ISBN : 024125101X
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This book is about how we have relationships with our children, what gets in the way of a good connection and what can enhance it The most influential relationships are between parents and children. Yet for so many families, these relationships go can wrong and it may be difficult to get back on track. In The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad that You Did), renowned psychotherapist Philippa Perry shows how strong and

Mindfulness for Mums

Mindfulness for Mums
  • Author : Izzy Judd
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2020-01-09
  • ISBN : 9781405943154
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Discover this beautiful collection of calming and soothing exercises for maintaining a happy mind, perfect for finding peace during stressful times 'Delightful. Provides simple, easy and fun activities for both parents and children of all ages to restore calm and peace' MAIL ON SUNDAY ______ Being a mum is often anything but mindful. Having suffered from anxiety for much of her life, Izzy Judd has brought together a brilliant and inspiring collection of simple activities and exercises to help parents find

Raising Good Humans

Raising Good Humans
  • Author : Hunter Clarke-Fields
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2019-12-01
  • ISBN : 9781684033904
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“A wise and fresh approach to mindful parenting.” —Tara Brach, author of Radical Acceptance A kinder, more compassionate world starts with kind and compassionate kids. In Raising Good Humans, you’ll find powerful and practical strategies to break free from “reactive parenting” habits and raise kind, cooperative, and confident kids. Whether you’re running late for school, trying to get your child to eat their vegetables, or dealing with an epic meltdown in the checkout line at a grocery store—

Cured

Cured
  • Author : Jeffrey Rediger, M.D.
  • Publisher : Flatiron Books
  • Release Date : 2020-02-04
  • ISBN : 9781250193209
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When it comes to disease, who beats the odds — and why? When it comes to spontaneous healing, skepticism abounds. Doctors are taught that “miraculous” recoveries are flukes, and as a result they don’t study those cases or take them into account when treating patients. Enter Dr. Jeff Rediger, who has spent over 15 years studying spontaneous healing, pioneering the use of scientific tools to investigate recoveries from incurable illnesses. Dr. Rediger’s research has taken him from America’s top

The Orchid and the Dandelion

The Orchid and the Dandelion
  • Author : W. Thomas Boyce MD
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-01-29
  • ISBN : 9780143198086
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From one of the world's foremost researchers and pioneers of pediatric health--a book that offers hope and a pathway to success for parents, teachers, psychologists, pyschiatrists, and child development experts coping with "difficult" children. A book that fully explores the author's revolutionary discovery about childhood development, parenting, and the key to helping all children find happiness and success. In The Orchid and the Dandelion, Dr. W. Thomas Boyce writes of the "dandelion" child (hardy, resilient, healthy), able to survive and

Cribsheet

Cribsheet
  • Author : Emily Oster
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-04-23
  • ISBN : 9780525559269
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From the author of Expecting Better and The Family Firm, an economist's guide to the early years of parenting. “Both refreshing and useful. With so many parenting theories driving us all a bit batty, this is the type of book that we need to help calm things down.” —LA Times “The book is jampacked with information, but it’s also a delightful read because Oster is such a good writer.” —NPR With Expecting Better, award-winning economist Emily Oster spotted a

Gentle Discipline

Gentle Discipline
  • Author : Sarah Ockwell-Smith
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-08-29
  • ISBN : 9781524705756
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As seen in the New York Times -- a practical guide that presents an alternative to shouting, shaming, and blaming--to give kids the skills they need to grow and thrive Discipline is an essential part of raising happy and successful kids, but as more and more parents are discovering, conventional approaches often don't work, and can even lead to more frustration, resentment, power struggles, and shame. Enter Sarah Ockwell-Smith, a popular parenting expert who believes there's a better way. Citing

Let's talk about your new family's sleep

Let's talk about your new family's sleep
  • Author : Lyndsey Hookway
  • Publisher : Pinter & Martin
  • Release Date : 2020-10-08
  • ISBN : 9781780667089
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Many parents worry about their child's sleep, and parents of new babies are often exhausted - but there is hope. This realistic, reassuring, and refreshing guide to sleep looks at sleep for both parents and children, and aims to empower and encourage parents to feel calm, confident and compassionate in their parenting. It strikes a balance between prioritising infant and child mental health and attachment, and being compassionate about the reality of raising a family in today's society, with social

Ask a Manager

Ask a Manager
  • Author : Alison Green
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2018-05-01
  • ISBN : 9780399181825
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From the creator of the popular website Ask a Manager and New York’s work-advice columnist comes a witty, practical guide to 200 difficult professional conversations—featuring all-new advice! There’s a reason Alison Green has been called “the Dear Abby of the work world.” Ten years as a workplace-advice columnist have taught her that people avoid awkward conversations in the office because they simply don’t know what to say. Thankfully, Green does—and in this incredibly helpful book, she