Regular price: $23.09

Membership details Membership details
  • A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, free.
  • 1 credit/month after trial – good for any book, any price.
  • Easy exchanges – swap any book you don’t love.
  • Keep your audiobooks, even if you cancel.
  • After your trial, Audible is just $14.95/month.
Select or Add a new payment method

Buy Now with 1 Credit

By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Buy Now for $23.09

Pay using card ending in
By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Add to Library for $0.00

By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Publisher's Summary

Is it "just a phase," or could your child be headed for serious trouble?
If you sense that your child is seriously troubled, you may feel bewildered, helpless, ineffective. How can you stop your child from throwing away his or her life? How can you avoid thinking that you've failed as a parent? In this newly revised and expanded edition of the classic guide Before It's Too Late, clinical psychologist Stanton E. Samenow explains how to break the useless cycle of blame and take corrective action.
Topics include:



How to understand the personality of the antisocial child
How to tell the difference between a "phase" and a pattern of misbehavior
How to identify the seven common manifestations of antisocial behavior
How to cope more effectively as the parent of an older antisocial child
How to avoid the six common mistakes that prevent parents from taking action
How to step in-early and effectively-before bad behavior becomes entrenched

©2001 Stanton E. Samenow, PhD (P)2017 Tantor
Show More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful
5 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 05-01-18

An eye opener

I would recommend this book to every parent that feels like their child’s behavior is spinning out of control with no idea how to stop the freight train. Identifying your child’s issue is just the beginning but at least you have a place to start

Read More Hide me
5 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 03-02-18

special education teacher

The information helped me as a teacher to understand my students and their parents struggles.

Read More Hide me
See all Reviews
© Copyright 1997 - 2018 Audible, Inc