Raising Accountable Kids
How to Be An Outstanding Parent Using the Power of Personal AccountabilityBook - 2016
How often have we heard complaints like these? oWhy don't my kids do what I say'o oWho made the mess in here'o oWhen will my teen make better choices'o These are the kinds of questions that parents ask that lead not only to complaining, but to victim thinking, procrastination, and blaming. The solution- Learn to parent the QBQ way - and bring personal accountability to life within our families. Based on the same concepts that have made John Miller's signature work,a QBQ- The Question Behind the Question , an international bestseller over the last decade, Raising Accountable Kids aprovides the tool called the QBQ or The Question Behind the Question that will help every parent look behind questions such as oWhy won't my kids listen'o or oWhen will they do what I ask'o to find better ones-QBQs-like oWhat can I do differently'o or oHow can I improve as a parent'o This simple but challenging concept turns the focus - and responsibility -aback to parents and to what they can do to make a difference. With thoughtful commentary, observation, and advice, illustrated with engaging and memorable anecdotes that are the hallmarks of John Miller's previous books, Raising Accountable Kids aprovides all moms and dads with the means and inspiration to be more effective parents - as well as teach their children how to practice their own brand of personal accountability - to create a happy, healthy family for a lifetime.
Publisher: New York, NY : Tarcher Perigee, 2016.
Copyright Date: ©2012
Branch Call Number: 306.874 Mil
Characteristics: xi, 158 pages ; 21 cm