How to Really Love Your Child Author:Ross Campbell "Most children doubt that they are genuinely, unconditionally loved," declares Dr. Ross Campbell, a noted psychiatrist who for many years has specialized in working with young children. From a distinctly Christian viewpoint, How to Really Love Your Child can help you as a parent manifest love to your young child in all situat... more »ions of child-rearingfrom positive eye contact and physical touch to effective discipline and spiritual nurture.First published in 1977, How to Really Love Your Child has become a classic, and is now translated into nearly 20 languages, including Russian. A highlight of this updated edition is a new chapter on handling a child's anger.Follow Dr. Campbells' advice in this book, and you can come closer to indeed being the successful parent you want to be.Ross Campbell, M.D. is an associate Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry at the University of Tennesee College of Medicine. His other books include How to Really Love Your Teenager and Kids in Danger. Dr. Campbell and his wife, Pat, have four grown children.« less
At the core of this book are some fundamentally sound parenting ideas, but when intermingled with some very creative interpretation of bible verse, drachonian ideas of marriage, and the assurance that for fathers a "fleeting sexual response or fantasy" of their teenage daughters is normal, I can't recommend this book.