Positive Discipline for children with Special Needs: Raising and Teaching All Children to Become Resilient, Responsible, and Respectful

This book addresses the specific challenges that parents and teachers of children with special needs face, and offers them straightforward advice for supporting them in positive ways. In these pages are practical solutions to challenges. The book gives information in a clear and succinct way which arms parents with logical tools for common problems.

Learning to look beyond diagnostic labels ● Believing in each child’s potential regardless of his/her stage of development ● Helping children integrate socially and interact with their peers ● Coping with the frustration that inevitably occurs when a child is being difficult ● Strengthening a child’s sense of belonging and significance ● And Many More!

Use this book to answer such questions as:
• How do you accommodate a disability, while still teaching a child to try their best?
• How do you help a child cope with anger they may have trouble expressing, especially when that anger may on some level be justified?
• How do you teach a child who may struggle with seemingly straight forward tasks to contribute to the world around them in a way that will be meaningful to them?

© 2011 Jane Nelsen, Steven Foster and Arlene Raphael
Audience: Parent