Essentials of Smart Parenting Book Review

Essentials of Smart Parenting: Learning the fine Art of Managing Your Children

Essentials of Smart Parenting is the latest guidebook by husband and wife team, Dr. Carl Arinoldo and Linda Arinoldo. Dr Carl Arinoldo has been working as a psychologist with his own practice for over 30 years and specializes in stress management and parent-child relationships. He has also appeared on many TV shows and radio programs as a guest speaker. Linda Arinoldo has been a school psychologist for over 25 years and has worked extensively with children, adolescents and their parents.

In the book Essentials of Smart Parenting they combined their knowledge to produce a guide book for all parents. Parenting is one of life’s greatest adventures. It can be difficult, scary, sad, stressful but also a very happy experience. In their book the two authors provide parents with the tools and advice that improves their parenting skills and at the same time reduces the stress associated with raising a family.

The book is written in a very easy to read style and takes into account not only the parents’ needs but also the needs of the children. By implementing the given strategies, harmony in the house will improve and raising the children will be more fun. In their book, the authors talk about the main principles, which are:

* United we stand
* ABC or always be consistent
* Give yourself a time-out
* Act, don’t react
* Pick your battles
* And more

The book offers parents easy to implement strategies and advice on how to make parenting a much happier and less stressful experience for both parents and children alike.

Essentials of Smart Parenting: Learning the Fine Art of Managing Your Childrenis available on

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