Practice to make a difference.

80 Creative Strategies for Working with Challenging Parents

This unique and invaluable book provides eighty easy-to-follow strategies suggestions and activities for dealing with different kinds of challenges educators face when attempting to communicate and work with some parents. Included are helpful insights to help you understand why some parents may seem particularly challenging to professional educators. Then eighty strategies are offered on how to work with parents who have:

  • Anger and Hostility
  • Inconsistent Parenting Styles
  • Anxieties
  • A Project Blaming Approach
  • Emotionally Withdrawn Behaviour
  • Lack of Follow-Through
  • Mental Health Issues
  • An Oppositional Disposition
  • Reluctance to Own Responsibilities
  • Alcohol/Drug Problems
  • Memories of Their Own Unsuccessful School Experiences


View Sample Pages

Author: Jerry Wilde, Ph.D.

80 Creative Strategies for Working with Challenging Parents

Author: Youthlight

$35.55 Add to Cart

Customers who Purchased this item also purchased

  • The Redemption Approach

    The Redemption Approach

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item: Was: $28.30* *Reduced by 20% - Now $22.60* This resource provides a fresh approach to managing and helping students who are resistant or non-responsive to more traditional forms of discipline in schools. It provides a series of alternative strategies and lessons that can be useful for classroom and special education teachers, counsellors, social workers, administrators and other educational professionals who are in contact with students who exhibit very challenging attitudes and behaviours in school. Included in this book are suggestions strategies activities and reproducible worksheets that incorporate... More info

    $22.60 Add to Cart
  • ADHD: 102 Practical Strategies for "Reducing the Deficit"

    ADHD: 102 Practical Strategies for "Reducing the Deficit"

    by Youthlight

    This best seller on ADD/ADHD is a concise easy-to-follow resource that features powerful strategies to help ADD/ADHD students improve their academic and social/emotional abilities. The authors present 102 ways parents and professionals can help children and adolescents cope with and overcome ADHD. Included are checklists and charts to help with organizational skills. Using a brief and quick reference format this book shows you how the deficit in ADD/ADHD can be reduced in children and adolescents. This resource is immediately useable for professionals educators and parents. It includes: Understanding and Treating ADHD... More info

    $28.30 Add to Cart
  • Puzzle Pieces

    Puzzle Pieces

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item: Was: $56.7* *Reduced by 20% - Now $45.35* Because of the limited amount of time counsellors have in each classroom it is essential that they utilize their time in a way that makes learning fun and effective. Puzzle Pieces: The Classroom Guidance Connection provides complete lesson plans with reproducible summary posters for reinforcement and reproducible parent letters for each lesson. This book also includes ideas for extending or reinforcing the lessons ideas for journaling and reproducible activity sheets. More than 60 lessons focus on: Feelings... More info

    $45.35 Add to Cart