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The good enough child

Brad Sachs

The good enough child

how to have an imperfect family and be perfectly satisfied

by Brad Sachs

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Quill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parenting,
  • Parent and child,
  • Perfectionism (Personality trait)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBrad E. Sachs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ755.85 .S223 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23031880M
    ISBN 100380813033
    LC Control Number00051828

    But it is quite possible to be a good enough parent--that is, a parent who raises his child well. (Bettelheim, , p. xi) What we should be seeking is "wisdom about ourselves: while we are not perfect, we are indeed good enough parents if most of the time we love our children and do our best to do well by them" ( /5(6). A child needs ‘good enough’ parenting to survive and grow into a healthy, functioning adult. His basic needs for food and shelter have to be met to ensure his physical survival, but meeting such basic needs is not the only obligation of parents. If a child’s emotional needs are neglected or ignored, that is likely to have a serious impact.

    Except for one book published in (Clinical Notes on Disorders of Childhood), all of Winnicott's books were published after , including The Ordinary Devoted Mother and Her Baby (), The Child and the Family (), Playing and Reality (), and Holding Alma mater: Jesus College, Cambridge, . A good enough parent: a book on child-rearing User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Bettelheim doesn't offer another "how-to'' book on childrearing but explores the vast complexity and richness of the parent-child relationship. From a psychoanalytic perspective, he discusses such Read full review3/5(1).

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The article discusses various techniques of parenthood. Jan 22,  · First Video (I know it’s trash) but I hope you enjoyed watching it. Always remember that you are more than good enough. Subscribe and like if you want to see more.

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A good enough parent: a book on child-rearing by Bettelheim, Bruno. Publication date Topics Child rearing, Parenting, Child psychology, Child Psychology, Child Rearing, Éducation des enfants, Rôle parental, Enfants Publisher New York: Knopf: Distributed by Random House CollectionPages: Disillusionment.

A key function of good enough parenting is to provide the essential background to allow for the growing child's disillusionment with the parents and the world, without destroying their appetite for life and ability to accept (external and internal) reality. By surviving the child's anger and frustration with the necessary disillusionments of life, the good enough parents would.

Combing the aisles at Target in search of the best deal on Cheerios, it hit Rene Syler like the stench of a dirty diaper on a hot summer’s day. Not only is perfection overrated its utterly impossible.

Suddenly empowered, she figuratively donned her cape, scooped up another taco kit for dinner and Good Enough Mother was born. For some children, the expression of parental disappointment may be punishment enough, says Bettelheim.

For others, banning the child from the parents' presence will send a message that bad behavior jeopardizes the unconditional love the child has grown used to. It .He focuses on the child's struggle toward selfhood, with its conflicting currents of love and anger.

The key to being a ``good enough'' parent is to explore relational needs and motivations; it is more valuable to understand emotions than to be ``perfect'' parents of ``perfect'' children.Winnicott’s facilitating environment and the good-enough mother.

Winnicott’s idea of a facilitating environment created for a child by a “good-enough mother” who is supported by the adults around her, rests easily alongside Bowlby’s theory of attachment. Bowlby wrote.