WorldCat Identities

Phelan, Thomas W. 1943-

Overview
Works: 101 works in 345 publications in 7 languages and 15,523 library holdings
Genres: Instructional films  Juvenile works  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Handbooks and manuals  Popular works  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, osp
Classifications: HQ770.4, 649.64
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas W Phelan
1-2-3 magic by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

55 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to help parents to take charge of their home, offers tips on how to recognize six types of testing and manipulating behavior and how to constructively handle misbehavior at home and in public
All about attention deficit disorder by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Croatian and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the most recent developments in ADD research regarding basic symptoms of ADD, effects on school, work, home, and social life, seven indicators to predict the future, and diagnosis and treatment
1-2-3 magic : effective discipline for children 2-12 by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Being a parent is one of the most rewarding experiences in life, but every family faces challenges that can be frustrating and overwhelming. For more than twenty-five years, internationally renowned clinical psychologist Thomas W. Phelan's 1-2-3 Magic has helped millions of parents, teachers, and caregivers raise independent, emotionally intelligent children and build happier, healthier families-all through an easy-to-understand program that you'll swear 'works like magic'"--
Surviving your adolescents : [how to manage & let go of your 13-18 year olds] by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A step-by-step approach to handling teenagers, this guide helps parents end hassles and improve their relationship with their adolescent. Parents learn how to communicate with teenagers, how to manage teenage risk-taking, how to let go in certain situations, and when to seek professional attention. Concise and encouraging, this resource walks parents through the ups and downs of parenting teenagers as their kids push towards independence
1-2-3 magic by Thomas W Phelan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical guide to managing difficult behavior and recognizing and dealing with manipulation and testing behaviors. Offers easy-to-follow steps for disciplining children without arguing, yelling or spanking
More 1-2-3 magic : encouraging good behavior, independence and self-esteem by Thomas W Phelan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Phelan explains how to get your children to do the good things you want them to do, such as getting up and out in the morning, eating, going to bed and picking up after themselves. The tape teaches strategies for encouraging your children's independence and healthy self-esteem
Tantrums! : managing meltdowns in public and private by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noting that of all the behavioral problems parents face from their children, temper tantrums may be the most upsetting, this handbook arms confused and frustrated parents with simple, easy-to-follow directions on how to best manage the problem and guide kids appropriately. Readers will learn the three main causes of temper tantrums, the true power of the "10-Second Rule," the anatomy of a typical tantrum, and the chief problems with attempting to reason with or distract a child. A sound and effective tantrum-management plan is critical to the well being of everyone in the family, and this book details an effortless four-step process for marshalling tantrums as well as guidance on how to handle dreaded tantrums in public places, allowing parents to no longer fear tantrums and regain control of their own homes
1-2-3 magic for teachers by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering advice for teachers eager to develop better discipline in the classroom, this guide provides practical methods for eliminating disruptive behavior, encouraging productive work habits, and communicating with parents. 32 line drawings
1-2-3 magic teen : communicate, connect, and guide your teen to adulthood by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From rule-breaking and risk-taking to defensive communication and disrespect, parenting a teenager can feel like modern warfare, but it doesn't have to be that way. In 1-2-3 Magic Teen, Thomas W. Phelan explains how to better understand your teenager, which problems are not worth fighting over, and why your child's behavior likely matches the definition of a normal adolescent. With helpful, straightforward advice backed up by research and parent-tested strategies, 1-2-3 Magic Teen will help you establish a calmer, more respectful home and family life and show you how to guide your teenager into healthy, functional young adulthood
1-2-3 magic for kids : helping your children understand the new rules by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting the popular 1-2-3 Magic parenting program from a child's point of view, this innovative guide provides kids with a thorough understanding of the disciplinary system --from the counting and time-out methods parents will be using to how better behaviour benefits the entire family and leaves more time for play. Features stories, charts, crossword puzzles, word searches, and other positive reinforcement methods
1-2-3 magic for Christian parents by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers Christian parents a simple, effective discipline strategy that can help them control their child's obnoxious behaviors and encourage good behavior while strengthening the parent-child relationship
All about attention deficit disorder by Thomas W Phelan( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 gives parents, teachers, pediatricians, and mental health professionals the information, tools and emotional support they need to deal with ADD children. It demystifies this baffling disorder and enhances the ADD child's chances of being a successful and happy adult. Part 2 separates facts from myth about this misunderstood child behavioral problem. Includes recent research regarding: How to diagnose ADD, How to avoid the one critical error in ADD diagnosis, Tools to treat ADD
1-2-3 magic by Thomas W Phelan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical psychologist and child discipline expert Thomas W. Phelan tells parents in a workshop how to get children to stop doing what they do not want them to do; encourage children to do what they want them to do; handle misbehavior in public; deal with six types of testing and manipulation; improve children's self-esteem and avoid the "talk-persuade-argue-yell-hit syndrome."
1-2-3 magic : effective discipline for children 2-12 by Thomas W Phelan( Recording )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical psychologist Dr. Thomas W. Phelan shares his tools to becoming a better, more loving, and more consistent parent
Self-esteem revolutions in children by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the relationship between discipline and self-respect, offers five strategies for promoting self-esteem, and examines common parenting oversights
"I never get anything!" : [how to keep your kids from running your life] by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the six ways children manipulate their parents--badgering, temper, threats, martyrdom, "butter up," and physical tactics--to help parents respond to their child's demands in a way that benefits the parents and the child
All about attention deficit disorder : symptoms, diagnosis and treatment : children and adults( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides parents, teachers, physicians and mental health professionals with comprehensive information about ADD, such as: basic symptoms of ADD, how ADD is diagnosed, the differences between ADD boys and girls, why the ADD diagnosis is often missed, and medication treatment
1-2-3 magic in the classroom : effective discipline for Pre-K through grade 8 by Thomas W Phelan( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows teachers how to establish and maintain good management habits in their classrooms through an easy-to-understand program. Topics include : How to encourage courteous classroom behavior and constructive work habits ; How your personality affects your teaching style; How to effectively manage transition times with your class; Successful methods for handling assemblies, recess, lunchtime, and field trips; and, How to communicate productively with parents
Adults with attention deficit disorder by Thomas W Phelan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical psychologist Thomas W. Phelan first describes the symptoms of "ADD with hyperactivity" as well as the symptoms of "ADD without hyperactivity." Then Dr. Phelan is joined by a panel of six adults to discuss important issues that all adults with Attention Deficit Disorder must face
Surviving your adolescents by Thomas W Phelan( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Thomas Phelan presents a practical step-by-step approach to living with and managing your teenagers. Includes case studies and comments from parents and teenagers
 
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1-2-3 magic
Alternative Names
펠런, 토머스 W. 1943-

フェラン, トーマス・W.

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All about attention deficit disorder1-2-3 magic : effective discipline for children 2-12Surviving your adolescents : [how to manage & let go of your 13-18 year olds]1-2-3 magicMore 1-2-3 magic : encouraging good behavior, independence and self-esteem1-2-3 magic for teachers1-2-3 magic for kids : helping your children understand the new rules1-2-3 magic for Christian parents