Parenting from Your Strengths Understanding Strengths And Valuing Differences in Your Home by John Trent

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Published by B&H Publishing Group .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Parenting - General,
  • Religion - Marriage & Family,
  • Christianity - Pastoral Ministry,
  • Child Development And Rearing,
  • Pastoral Theology,
  • United States,
  • Religion,
  • Christianity - Christian Life - Parenting,
  • Parenting,
  • Christian Life - Parenting,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Christian Ministry - Pastoral Resources,
  • Christian family,
  • Christianity

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7935241M
ISBN 100805430652
ISBN 109780805430653
OCLC/WorldCa70189384

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The tool was developed by Dr Donald O. Clifton, the founder of strengths-based psychology. The book explores all 10 StrengthsFinder strengths for 10 to 14 year olds like Discoverer, Future Thinker and Caring, and guides parents to spot these strengths in younger children.

It also explores all 34 adult strengths to help you spot your own. But unlike many parenting books, Strengths Based Parenting focuses on identifying and understanding what your children are naturally good at and where they thrive -- not on their weaknesses.

The. Matched parent-teen dyad. Parent reported Knowledge of their teens strengths Parent reported encouragement of teen strengths use Teen’s strengths knowledge Teen’s strengths use Life satisfaction.

Waters, L. Strength-Based Parenting and Life Satisfaction in Teenagers, Advances in Social Sciences, 2, File Size: 1MB. But unlike many parenting books, Strengths Based Parenting focuses on identifying and understanding what your children are naturally good at and where they thrive — not on their weaknesses.

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After all, a strong sense of. I think the greatest parenting strengths are patience and forgiveness. Having kiddos puts you through challenges you didn’t even know could exist. They will test your limits for love, forgiveness, patiences, and understanding- both in good and bad ways.

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Each of you has valuable strengths as a parent. Remember to recognize the different traits you and your Ex have - and reinforce this awareness with your children. New York: Miramax Books.

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As a parent, your approach to your child is as unique as you are. You can’t just wake up one day and be a different person because you read a book or watched a devilishly effective mother on the playground. Parenting isn’t only a collection of skills, rules, and tricks of the trade.

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You can also map the strengths of your family. “We did a strengths profile of our family and put it on the fridge. Now we know our strengths, I create opportunities for the kids to use their strengths at home,” one parent said.

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Parents Talk: Parenting Strengths And Weaknesses though perhaps not so aware of my strengths. One strength I am aware of, however, is the fact that I always keep my word. I learned at a. LW: I read so many parenting books over my time as being a mum, and most are about what the parent does to the child.

Where this is different is, one, the focus is on your Author: Mia Geiger. Evaluate your positives and seek factual information to back up your position. Take the strengths you have listed and seek ways to verify those strengths. If a strength for you is your involvement in your child's school, for example, then come up with ways to illustrate that to others.

The goal is. Now don’t forget your partner. If the parenting classes welcome fathers, make sure you invite the other parent along. Caring for baby is a team effort and changing diapers can be done just as easily and as expertly by a man as by a woman.

At least that’s what you need to tell your husband who may try and avoid his parenting responsibilities. Published inthe book includes one Clifton Strengths and one Strengths Explorer assessment code. Teach with your Strengths book. Teach with your Strengths explores what makes great teachers and how they inspire their students, not just the good students, but also those struggling to keep up.

It includes a CliftonStrengths assessment code. Once the “Strengths” list is complete, have your family help you list some of your parenting weaknesses. For example, the “easy going” parent’s list might include things like: over bearing, impatient, day dreamer, too flippant and not serious enough, lacks.

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