Raising a Self-Disciplined Child: Help Your Child Become More Responsible, Confident, and Resilient

by Robert Brooks,

Learn to raise a self-disciplined child who is confident, independent . . . and happy.

Raising a Self-Disciplined Child is the groundbreaking book parents have been waiting for--a remarkably positive approach to a style of discipline that builds children up-from the acclaimed authors of Raising Resilient Children. Filled with realistic, practical strategies and sample scenarios, it shows you ways to teach children of any age, from preschool to adolescence, the value of self-control, self-reliance, and self-assurance--the all-important skills that will last a lifetime.

Praise for Raising Resilient Children
“Practical and clear in its suggestions, direct and supportive in its tone, Raising Resilient Children is the perfect book for parents searching for a caring method to help their children grow into healthy, loving, and mature adults.”

--William Pollack, Ph.D., author of Real Boys

“Brooks and Goldstein help mothers and fathers focus on their child's strengths, not on his or her weaknesses. The result is a happier, more resilient child.”
--Michael Thompson, Ph.D., author of i>Raising Cain

  • McGraw-Hill Education; April 2004
  • ISBN: 9780071435987
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
  • Title: Raising a Self-Disciplined Child: Help Your Child Become More Responsible, Confident, and Resilient
  • Author: Robert Brooks; Sam Goldstein
  • Imprint: McGraw-Hill Education

About The Author

Robert Brooks, Ph.D., is a psychologist on the faculty at Harvard Medical School. He is an award-winning speaker, author, and educator.

Sam Goldstein, Ph.D., is a psychologist on the faculties of the University of Utah Medical School and George Mason University. Drs. Brooks and Goldstein have coauthored ten books, including Raising Resilient Children, The Power of Resilience, and Nurturing Resilience in Our Children.