Elaine Heffner quotes

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To achieve the larger goal of teaching her children consideration of others, a mother can tolerate some frustration of her own wis ...
The belief that there are final and immutable answers, and that the professional expert has them, is one that mothers and professi ...
Uncertainty about the outcome is a given in child rearing and not a reflection of a mother's inadequacy. She should not be misled ...
Once a child has demonstrated his capacity for independent functioning in any area, his lapses into dependent behavior, even thoug ...
Is it impossible not to wonder why a movement which professes concern for the fate of all women has dealt so unkindly, contemptuou ...
Mothers often are too easily intimidated by their children's negative reactions...When the child cries or is unhappy, the mother r ...
Mothers and others who work with children each have their own special expertise; each has something to contribute to a child's wel ...
Unfortunately, mothers interpret the fact that they feel guilty to mean that they are guilty. Professionals have simply confirmed ...
In child rearing it would unquestionably be easier if a child were to do something because we say so. The authoritarian method doe ...
All of the assumptions once made about a parent's role have been undercut by the specialists. The psychiatric specialists, the psy ...
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