How can today's parents raise a
Answering this critical question is the goal of Balanced Parenting,
a wonderful, reader-friendly guide to raising children in our
challenging world. Written by a distinguished father-son team, the book
reflects the vast experience and Torah approach of
Rabbi Raphael Pelcovitz and the professional expertise of Dr. David Pelcovitz, a renowned clinical child psychologist.
show how to achieve the Talmud's advice to raise children with "the
left hand pushing away while the right hand draws closer."
work addresses your concerns, including how to: ■ motivate your children
■ instill values ■ teach children to cope with anger and deal with peer
Responding to contemporary challenges, the authors
devote chapters to: ■ helping children cope with loss and terror
■dealing with the at-risk child ■strategies to help children acquire
Recommendations to help you reach your goals are listed at the end of each chapter. Balanced Parenting gives parents the tools they need to raise successful, happy children. It belongs on every family's bookshelf.