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Turning the traditional notion of parenting on its head, Dr Tsabary shifts the epicentre of the parent-child relationship away from the standard parent-to-child 'know it all' approach to a mutual 'parent-with-child' relationship in which the parent learns alongside the child.

Parents unwittingly pass on an inheritance of psychological pain and emotional rigidity to their children. To handle the behaviour that results from this, traditional books on parenting abound with quick-fix techniques for control and behaviour management. In contrast, by following Shefali Tsabary's philosophy and the advice in The Conscious Parent, you will begin to learn from your child, accept who they are and not only feel closer to them, but also more in touch with yourself.

As you develop both emotionally and spiritually, so you will feel more confident in regard to raising well-adjusted, happy children.

©2015 Shefali Tsabary (P)2015 Namaste Publishing

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I loved every minute of it!

I love how it's written and I have a better understanding now of how to parent consciously. Thank you for this lovely book!

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  • T Kelly
  • 03-11-18

Enjoyable and enlightening.

Really enjoyed listening to this book. The authors voice is so soothing and the tone of the book is unpatronizing and empowering. Certainly an eye opener with a few very relatable situations. Wish I had a book like this at the start of my parenting journey. It has made me think more before I react to a situation, asking myself why I feel the need to say/do/feel the way I do. I have already seen improvements in my own family life. Highly recommended book.

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  • Sorrel Hawkins
  • 12-12-17

Love it!

This book is great as it’s supported my idea of letting my children grow up to be who their meant to be without me dumping my emotional baggage onto them.

I’m going to start listening to it again!

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  • Bernardo R.
  • 08-27-18

A must for all parents and parents to be

Absolutely amazing! A must read no matter what age your children are! Even if you're just thinking of becoming a parent or a grandparent it's never too soon or too late to read this! Absolutely loved it!

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  • sam
  • 08-26-18

not worth it

this told me nothing. I have just my listened to parenting from the inside out which is so insightful and helpful. I'd recommend you listen to that instead. this is just waffle.

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  • Montaffera
  • 05-23-18

Emotional but essential listening!

The epiphanies have been socking me in the face for days now. Thanks for that, Dr. T... ;)

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  • Karina
  • 05-14-18

Useful points

The author makes useful points about raising children. Rebuilding our own sense of self so our children can benefit from us being clearer and more in touch with our genuine self so that they can, in turn, have a better chance than we did growing up with unconscious parents.

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  • Rhea
  • 04-28-18

Brilliant and so enlightening!

This book does only define what conscious parenting is all about but as well provide guidance and example of what conscious parent does. This isn’t just parenting book, it’s a self-transforming books for adults! Just superb! Thank you for sharing your wisdom.

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  • Ana Garrancho
  • 03-25-18

for parents

Every parent should read this book to learn about themselves and their children. Would recommend it to counsellors or any professions working with children and teenagers.

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  • D
  • 10-03-17

refreshing perspectives

A great book that provides fresh perspectives and insights. Worth lstening to. Enjoyable and informative

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  • Sybils
  • 01-30-17

Inspiring

Easy to listen and follow, good advice, kind words for parenting. I love it!
Really good book, plenty of good examples.

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  • Jenny
  • 03-02-15

A transforming book, amazing

Possibly the most enlightening and meaningful book that I have ever read / listened to. Read this before all other tactical parenting book.. It's not about quick fixes or band aids.. It goes to the core of who we are and why we act the way that we do - challenging us to find our own authenticity and presence both as people and parents. Beautifully narrated by the author.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 07-01-18

Be the change you want to see in your family

Had seen her interwiew on impact theory. Already seen improvements in my 2 year old thanks to Dr Shefali

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  • Anonymous User
  • 04-24-18

Everyone should read this

This book is everything! Helps with spiritual & mental growth for everyone, especially parents ! So thorough and well worded!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 12-08-17

Enjoyable & enlightening

If you are open to non traditional parenting theories then this is a great book. Helps you see children’s frustration and your frustrations with them in a totally new light. The first part of the book lays all the foundations and theories which come together in the latter part of the book. This was my first Audible book which was recommended to me. Lovely that the author is the narrator.

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  • clinton
  • 03-02-16

Must read for parents

A great insight into how your lack emotional awareness impacts your children's development.

Have you ever wondered why your kids behave they way they do, it's to do with you, good strategies and read life stories that give the book substance.

The audio is smooth and well read.

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  • tracy
  • 05-30-15

Rewind.

Little bit hard to listen to with the narrator's voice.
I went back to relisten.
Digest.
There were some thought provoking moments and times when I felt assured I was doing a good job as a parent.
I appreciate the opportunities that glimmer like gold, those memories that are loving and warm with my son.
Make each moment count with your child and treat them like they have everything they need already..respect.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 09-07-18

Life Changing!!!

Thank you for sharing your life lessons.
I hope to become a more conscious parent to my 3 children after learning from you.
I hope to meet you one day and give you a BIG HUG!!!
With Love
Steve Foukkare
Sydney Australia

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  • Anonymous User
  • 09-03-18

interesting read

like the ideas would have been great to get a little print out of major points to remember

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  • Anonymous User
  • 05-19-17

Very Insightful!

Easy to listen to and the content a must for all parents to hear. It really highlights so many areas we have been questioning as parents.

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  • Manle
  • 11-22-16

an incredible book worth reading

an incredible book thats worth reading and sharing to the world
its really helped me change the way i viewed parenting, thank you