Books

Lou’s new book is Creative Discipline, Connected Family: Transforming Tears, Tantrums and Troubles while Staying Close to Your Children

Creative Discipline Connected Family

$29.95 from this site (RRP $32.95).  Buy now from this site press Go to shopping cart

Available from  all on-line book sites (worldwide). Fishpond, Booktopia, Amazon etc. Available from Steiner-inspired stores.

Also available as an eBook.

Is it possible to discipline without using punishments and rewards? How can we set limits while maintaining closeness and trust? Lou Harvey-Zahra’s method, Creative Discipline, helps parents solve immediate problems while fostering positive, lifelong family connections.

  • fussy eating
  • bedtime struggles
  • sibling squabbles
  • anger
  • and many more

Offering numerous real-life examples and answers to commonly asked questions, this is an encouraging, helpful guide. From the author of the best-selling Happy Child, Happy Home.

Testimonials:

‘Thank you, Lou. My boys are four and two and your ideas have helped me so much, I can’t even begin to tell you, or thank you enough!’ Emma Gilmartin (parent)

‘Our kindergarten teacher recommended your book. Two days in and the methods are already working. What a relief!’ Belinda Donaldson (parent)

‘At last a discipline book that does not mention time out, rewards and punishments! I have finished the book and enjoyed every page.’ Caroline Anderson (child psychologist, family therapist and parent)

‘I heard about your book from my PhD supervisor who thought it so wonderful that she wanted me to have it right from when my baby was born.’ Lily Brown (parent)

‘Creative Discipline, Connected Family will lighten the load and enlighten the mind. I recommend Lou’s books for every parent’s bookshelf.’ John Allison (Steiner-Waldorf teacher, educational and parenting consultant, parent)

‘Lou’s Creative Discipline, Connected Family is filled with such pearls of wisdom, I have read it from cover to cover many times. I find that each time I have a challenging situation or I’m asked for advice, one of Lou’s pearls easily and quickly jumps to mind! Melissa Baker (Steiner-Waldorf early years teacher)

‘Happy Child, Happy Home is my fastest-selling Steiner-Waldorf parenting book ever. I’m sure Creative Discipline, Connected Family will be equally well received. Lou has the wonderful capacity in her lively writing style to engage, reassure and inspire!’ Mirakye McCarty (Epoche Steiner-Waldorf shop, Australia)

 

Turning Tears into Laughter

Is no longer in print, see Lou’s new book Creative Discipline, Connected Family: Transforming Tears, Tantrums and Troubles while Staying Close to Your Children for all your Creative Discipline tips and information (this book replaces Turning Tears into Laughter).

 

Happy Child, Happy Home

Happy Child Happy Home Front Cover

$29.95 ($32.95). Buy now from this site press Go to shopping cart (combine flat-rate postage for both books), Australian orders.

Available from all on-line book sites, UK, Aus, US, NZ South Africa and more… (worldwide: Amazon, Booktopia, Fishpond etc). And Steiner-inspired shops and sites.

Also, available as an eBook.

Happy Child, Happy Home: Conscious Parenting and Creative Discipline is a new way of helping any family home become more harmonious. This book is full of wonderful suggestions for making ordinary family moments extraordinary. An uplifting parenting guide, teaching how to raise happy children and create happy homes.

‘I really enjoyed Happy Child, Happy Home: Conscious and Creative Parenting, it showed me so many rich, practical ideas to create a harmonious and happy family environment – so thank you!’ Kathryn Early (parent)

Happy Child, Happy Home: Conscious Parenting and Creative Discipline is available on Online Book sites (worldwide). From the online sites it is available as a paperback book and as an eBook.

Happy Child, Happy Home: Conscious and Creative Parenting is a beautifully written, practical and sensitive approach to parenting young children. As a parent and paediatrician I have found it invaluable.’ Elisa Rough (paediatrician and parent)

‘It is the most accessible and inspiring book on parenting that I have read for a long time. I would not hesitate to recommend it.’ Carol Liknaitzy (parent of 5, grandparent, early childhood Steiner teacher training facilitator in Melbourne and South Africa)

 

 

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