Family Rules by Dr. Kenneth Kaye




"A remarkable achievement! ... Kaye balances his advice on rules with an illuminating discussion of how you can build your child's self-image every step of the way--from infancy through adolescence. I heartily recommend this thoughtful, practical guide." -- T. Berry Brazelton, MD

Dust Jacket Summary:

Your 15-year-old keeps breaking her curfew.
Your 10-year-old won't do his homework.
Your nagging doesn't work, and you're losing your patience.
What will it take to bring peace to this family?

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THE SMART DESIGN OF FAMILY RULES

If you're tired of arguing with children and complaining about them, this is the book for you. Full of warmth and wisdom, this best-selling guide to parenting by respected psychologist and family therapist Kenneth Kaye explains how you can custom design for your own family a set of straightforward rules that make discipline easy-- rules which can be easily modified as family life improves. With clever and insightful examples, Dr. Kaye explains:

  • Why children need restrictions in order to handle freedom
  • How to make rules-and how to enforce them
  • How to build your child's self-esteem
  • When to relinquish control of your child
  • With special advice for single, step- and divorced parents!

    In order to grow into happy, self-respecting adults, your children need the security of clear, consistently enforced rules. Family Rules teaches you everything you need to know to raise responsible children--without yelling or nagging!


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    List of topics covered (from the Index):

  • abstinence
  • adolescence
  • adolescent curfew
  • adolescent depression
  • adolescent eating disorder
  • adolescent grounding
  • adolescent marijuana
  • adolescent motivation
  • adolescent punishment
  • adolescent responsibility
  • adolescents and marijuana
  • adopted child
  • adoption
  • adoptive family
  • adoptive father
  • adoptive mother
  • adoptive parents
  • alcohol and children
  • allowances for adolescents
  • allowances for children
  • allowances for teenagers
  • anger at children (angry parent)
  • anger in children (angry children)
  • anorexia nervosa
  • arbitrary consequences
  • attention deficit
  • attention in childhood
  • attention problems
  • authoritative parents
  • bed wetting
  • bedtime rule
  • between parent and child
  • bicycle rules
  • blended family
  • boys and girls (comparisons)
  • bulimia
  • child abuse
  • child anger
  • child behavior
  • child competence
  • child curfew
  • child fear
  • child management
  • child motivation
  • child psychiatry
  • child psychologist
  • child psychology
  • child punishment
  • child therapy
  • childhood depression
  • childhood eating disorder
  • childhood fears
  • children and alcohol
  • children and divorce
  • children and drinking
  • children and drugs
  • children and homework
  • children and marijuana
  • children and money
  • children of wealth
  • children's allowance
  • children's behavior
  • children's fear
  • children's friends
  • children's homework
  • children's lying
  • children's motivation
  • children's punishment
  • child's need for attention
  • child's peer group
  • clear parent
  • clear rules
  • clinging child
  • communicating with children
  • communication
  • competent child
  • consequences for children
  • corporal punishment
  • curfew for teenager
  • custodial parent
  • dawdling
  • depression in adolescence
  • depression in childhood
  • discipline
  • disobedience
  • divorce and adolescents
  • divorce and children
  • divorce and teenagers
  • divorce in adolescence
  • divorced child
  • divorced parents
  • drugs and children
  • drugs in school
  • effective parents (effective parenting)
  • elementary school
  • enforcing rules
  • Families Anonymous
  • family communication
  • family conflict
  • family counseling (family counselors)
  • family harmony
  • family management
  • family meetings
  • family rules
  • family therapy (family therapists)
  • fears in childhood
  • girls and boys (comparison)
  • grounding a child
  • grounding a teenager
  • grounding an adolescent
  • high school
  • homework problems
  • how to discipline
  • irresponsible children
  • kindergarten
  • latchkey children
  • learning disability
  • limits on children
  • listening to children
  • logical consequences
  • lying in children
  • making rules
  • marijuana and adolescents
  • marijuana and children
  • marijuana and teens
  • misbehavior
  • moral development
  • motivation in children
  • motivation in teens
  • nagging child
  • nagging parent
  • natural consequences
  • non-custodial parent
  • nursery school
  • overly permissive
  • parent behavior
  • parent effectiveness training
  • parental authority
  • parental power
  • parental responsibility
  • parenting self help
  • parents' agreement
  • parents' anger
  • Parents Anonymous
  • parents' authority
  • parents nagging
  • parents' power
  • peer pressure
  • permissive parents
  • physical punishment
  • praise for children
  • praising children
  • preparing children
  • preschool years
  • psychology of children
  • psychotherapy for children
  • punishing adolescents
  • punishing children
  • punishment for children
  • responsible adolescents
  • responsible children
  • responsible teens
  • rewarding children
  • rules for teen driving
  • self esteem
  • sex education
  • sex on TV
  • single mother
  • single parent
  • social skills
  • socialization
  • spanking
  • special children
  • step-parent
  • stuttering
  • successful parenting
  • tantrum
  • teaching responsibility
  • teenage behavior
  • teenage curfew
  • teenage drinking
  • teenage driving
  • teenage drugs
  • teenage grounding
  • teenage marijuana
  • teenage motivation
  • teenagers' use of cars
  • teenagersí peer group
  • thumb sucking
  • toddler
  • toilet training
  • two-year-old
  • underachievement
  • working mothers
  • written rules