ISBN13 : 9780864312396
Author(s) : Edited by Martin Herbert
Publisher : ACER Press, 1997
SKU : A104PAC
The Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills (PACTS) is a series of highly practical guides designed for use by all practitioners who work with children and their families - community health workers, psychologists, doctors, social workers, teachers, parent educators, therapists, maternal and child health nurses and school counsellors.
Two of the most common complaints made by parents faced with children who are apparently going through a defiant stage of development concern battles over eating and sleeping.
This guide provides practitioners with information regarding the main types of mealtime problems, a guide to assessing mealtime difficulties, mealtime behaviour management strategies and tips to get children to eat properly, a guide to assess bedtime difficulties (such as waking, fears etc.), and strategies for encouraging children to remain in their own beds at night.
PACTS # 4: Coping with Children's Feeding Problems and Bedtime Battles focuses on: