Howard Glasser: recent publications

A Radically Positive Parenting Technique: The Nurtured Heart Approach

Nurtured Heart Approach® (NHA), created by therapist Howard Glasser in the late 1990s, is often considered “behavior modification.” But it is really a revolutionary way of building positive adult-child relationships.Instead of trying to modify behavior and exert control, the Nurtured Heart Approach transforms the child by altering the way his parents relate to him. Eventually, it changes the way the child relates to himself and the world.Testimonials are not difficult to find.

Says one mother: “My husband and I were desperate to find an approach that worked for our high-energy six-year-old boy. No form of discipline made him listen to us or follow rules.

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