Children The Challenge Author:Rudolph Dreikurs, M.D. with Vicki Soltz, R.N. This book represents a lifetime of experience with children - their problems, their delights, their challenges - as observed by one of America's most important child psychiatrists. Dr. Dreikurs was active in this engaging work for forty years, and here he set down his experience in an organized, easy-to-follow form. — Because he believed that mu... more »ch can be learned through individual case studies, Dr. Dreikurs included an abundance of material covering the myriad situations and challenges parents face with their children. Each situation is followed by its appropriate, tested solution, and the principles behind it, stated by Mrs. Vicki Soltz, herself a mother, in language any parent can understand.
While many parents have discovered for themselves ways of dealing effectively with family situations, many more have not. Children: The Challenge is designed to meet the needs of all parents - to enable those who can deal with their children to formulate a consistent philosophical approach, as well as to point the way toward tested solutions to those parents who are somewhat less effective.« less