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Privilege of Parenting
by Bruce Dolin (Goodreads Author)
A clinical psychologist with 19 years of experience working with kids from all walks of life-from deeply troubled children mired in LA's child welfare system to the privileged scions of the Beverly Hills elite-Dr. Dolin delivers a practical, compassionate guide for parents that will help children thrive through their most difficult passages. For it is when our children are ...more
Paperback, 442 pages
Published December 14th 2011 by PoP The World Publishing
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I am generally not a big fan of parenting books. Indeed, the only thing I know for sure about parenting is that there is no one way to do any of this. And that's why I loved Privilege of Parenting: Bruce Dolin doesn't promise a child-care equivalent of a Get Rich Quick scheme. Instead he admits upfront, "The art of parenting is not so much knowing what to do, as it is consistently doing it," and goes on to explain that his book "is not so much a 'how-to' book as it is 'why-to.' The more deeply w ...more
This book is a fantastic read for anyone having a relationship with children....parents, grandparents, teachers ... It is a book stressing the importance of our physical and spiritual connections with children. I plan on using this book to help train future teachers of children with behavior problems and personally plan on frequently reflecting on my numerous highlights to help my own children be their best self! Glad I stumbled across this great read.