Calm and Compassionate Children

Calm and Compassionate Children Building On Such Inherent Qualities As Openheartedness And Trust, Parents And Teachers Can Help Children Develop Empathy And Integrity As They Grow And Mature From Nature Activities To Conscious Quiet Time To Tips On Daily Routines, CALM AND COMPASSIONATE CHILDREN Provides Practical Guidance To Help Grown Ups Model Behavior And Suggests Dozens Of Activities To Foster Children S Joy, Wonder, Kindness, And Love A Parents And Teachers Guide To Developing Children S Concentration, Self Discipline, And Compassion, As Well As Heartfelt Qualities Like Openness And Enthusiasm.Includes Than 90 Techniques And Exercises Drawn From The Author S Experiences As A Teacher And Director Of The Living Wisdom School, A Nonprofit Elementary School That Emphasizes Nonsectarian Spiritual Principles And Practical Skills For Living.Recommends Books, Music, Games, And Other Resources To Help Grown Ups Nurture Calm And Compassionate Kids. I hate reviewing parenting books because the results of applying any philosophy of parenting are always a bit iffy even when the kids seem to be good When will we know if the ideas in this book worked When my kids are dead, if some brilliant person with access to the archived internet of 2009 biographizes them And who wants to think about the likelihood of seeing that day Not me.So I ll have to review this against all the other books like it.The author is respectful of and awed not just by I hate reviewing parenting books because the results of applying any philosophy of parenting are always a bit iffy even when the kids seem to be good When will we know if the ideas in this book worked When my kids are dead, if some brilliant person with access to the archived internet of 2009 biographizes them And who wants to think about the likelihood of seeing that day Not me.So I ll have to review this against all the other books like it.The author is respectful of and awed not just by children but by the human being, coming from a strongly spiritual perspective It s definitely a heart out approach to raising good people It s all about how to preserve and empower your kid s soul Her book includes all the behavior manageme
It took me a loooong time to finish this one but I am glad that I did The book turned out to be insightful and I sense that it will be helpful to me my children for several years.CONS a little new agey, but her suggestions are easy enough to adapt to Catholic spirituality and it is to the author s credit that she included Christian prayer and thought in her book seemed a bit dated, can it
i count this as one of the three or four books that i turn to for perspective in parenting a few of my favorite chapters include concentrating to calmness in silence we know ourselves nature awakens feeling music to sootheour home life is better for this book.to name a few This book has some really helpful suggestions Nothing amazing, but helpful My two favorites were the suggestion of developing routines rituals Dermond gavedetail on how to do this than other books I ve seen and the image of an eternal stream of love and as parents, when we re angry, we need only dip into this stream to offer this love to our children or ourselves or our partners It helps me when I m angry to not feel like I have to come up with the loving feelings on my
I really enjoyed this book and found it to be very helpful with my children I have noticed how easily my girls pick up on my anxieties and frustration, and I want to model dealing with emotions positively I was happy to randomly stumble on this book in the library Everything about it is calming the tone, the suggestions, the quotes, the examples It doesn t make me feel guilty or inadequate, but instead gives a lot of clear and thoughtful advice I copied all the Practical Advice sections I really enjoyed this book and found it to be very helpful with my children I have noticed how easily my girls pick up on my anxieties and frustration, and I want to model dealing with emotions positively I was happy to randomly stumble on this bo
I wasn t sure what to think about a book like this when I read the title I found myself wondering whether the author would blatantly tell us how to raise our child or tell us that we have parenting all wrong It wasn t like that After reading it, I think my husband and I are doing a great job The author tells you stories about how small techniques and changes can help a child becomepeaceful, mindful of others and one with nature and family There are activities that families can do with I wasn t sure what to think about a book like this when I read the title I found myself wondering whether the author would blatantly tell us how to raise our child or tell us that we have parenting all wrong It wasn t like that After reading it, I think my husband and I are doing a great job The author tells you stories about how small techniques and cha
The best parenting book I have ever read, and I ve read tons Most parenting books tend toward generalizations that we all already knew and allow for little adaptation to different the temperaments of child and parents What I loved about this book is that it has really concrete activities and ideas to work into your life that dramatically shift the energy of yourself and your child It s great for children of all ages, teachers, and anyone who is regularly in contact with youth.Oh and did I men The best parenting book I
A good resource Each chapter is centered around a theme and the reader is encouraged to dive in wherever seems most interesting Lots of good, practical ideas and nice stories and illustrations I may need to buy this book so I have it to dive into whenever I am in the mood to be a better parent. Our children are actually good, innately kind little beings Who knew But when you start following these loose tips, magical things do tend to happen I m due to re read soon. A great book for parents or teachers wanting to bring a calm, holistic atmosphere to their children With practical, easy to follow instructions, this book gives a lot of ideas of things to change in the daily lives of ou

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  • Paperback
  • 240 pages
  • Calm and Compassionate Children
  • Susan Usha Dermond
  • English
  • 16 September 2017
  • 1587612763