Single-child families are more common than ever before, yet many parents are concerned that they are somehow cheating their child of a 'real' family experience. This reassuring and practical book offers a positive model for parents of only children. Patricia Nachman explodes many of the most prevalent and destructive myths about only children and gives parents the guidance they need to avoid common pitfalls. Dr. Nachman presents solid, well-supported evidence that the myths surrounding only children are just that - myths. The mass of professional research on thousands of children over the years attests to this fact; Only children do just fine! Drawing on her firsthand knowledge as the parent of an only child, as well as on her years of practice as a child psychologist, Nachman offers proven parenting strategies while helping parents build a strong, supportive relationship with their child.
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Subtítulo: THE JOYS, MYTHS AND CHALLENGES OF RAISING AN ONLY