Thomas W. Phelan, PhD, is a member of the Illinois and American Psychological Associations and is the author of "1-2-3 Magic," "All About Attention Deficit Disorder," "Medication for ADHD," and "Surviving Your Adolescents." He lives in Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Presented by Thomas W. Phelan.; Special features: About Dr. Phelan, additional resources.; A practical guide to managing difficult behavior and recognizing and dealing with manipulation and testing behaviors. Offers easy-to-follow steps for disciplining children without arguing, yelling or spanking.; DVD.; In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Addressing the task of disciplining children without arguing, yelling, or spanking, this program offers easy-to-follow steps to manage troublesome behavior with patience and compassion.
Based on the bestselling parenting book 1-2-3 Magic--now available on DVD! Includes English and Spanish
"1-2-3 Magic made parenting fun again."
"I highly recommend this book to any parent who is spending more time yelling at or nagging their children than smiling at and laughing with them."
"All I have to say is that the ideas in this book really WORK! It really is like magic!"
"It's such a relief to not feel like I'm constantly yelling at someone! If you want to see a fast improvement in your child's behavior, check out 1-2-3 Magic."
1-2-3 Magic allows you to get back in charge of your home and enjoy your kids again by helping you set limits for your children by managing their difficult behavior.
You'll find tools to use in virtually every situation, including advice for common problems such as:
- Sibling rivalry
- Reluctance to do chores
- Refusing to go to bed or getting up in the middle of the night
- Talking back
For years, millions of parents from all over the world have used the award-winning 1-2-3 Magic program to help them raise happier, healthier families and put the fun back into parenting.
Contributor Bio: Phelan, Thomas
Dr. Thomas W. Phelan is an internationally renowned expert, author, and lecturer on child discipline and Attention Deficit Disorder. A registered Ph.D. clinical psychologist, he appears frequently on radio and TV. Dr. Phelan practices and works in the western suburbs of Chicago.