Are we the parents our children need?
When asked what makes a nation great, Napoleon replied: Mothers. When Isidor Rabi, winner of Nobel Prize in Physics, was interviewed he said he owed it all to his mother.
Parents can play a crucial role in developing latent talents and current strengths through experiences they impart to their child at home.
Born to Grow: Parenting Happy and Confident Children presents a road map to assure a child's success through self-esteem, empowerment and wholeness. The author has instilled this book with alternatives, non-verbal approaches to helping children think clearly, manage feelings, and cope with stress. Parents will be able to offer guidance on clarifying a child's life direction. Use of mind-body approaches to parenting the whole child is beauty of the book.
Your child's world is special, mysterious, exciting, confusing and yet complete. Written in easy-to-understand language, and full of real life examples, the book will help you see the world from your child's point of view and make parenting a never-ending joyous adventure.
"Distinct from many other books. (this book) offers concrete and useful advice. I would strongly recommend to all parents..." — Dr. Jitendra Nagpal, Psychiatrist, Vimhans, New Delhi
"This practical and indispensable guide for busy parents in the modern world will help to keep your balance and your kids to thrive." — Prof. Pritam Singh, MDI Gurgaon
"Wonderfully clear, provocative, and satisfying. Dr. Sharma's groundbreaking book should be mandatory reading for every parent and teacher." — R C Surana, CEO, HEG
Umesh Sharma, PhD, Diploma in Medical Psychology, MBA, Certified Trainer for MBTI and NLP is a psychologist and corporate trainer specialising in Work-life Balance, Leadership Development, Stress Management, Psychometric Testing, Family Therapy, Child Psychology and Anger Management. He is an author of eminence of over 100 articles and two award-winning books. His book Stress Management Through Ancient Wisdom And Modern Science is a bestseller. He features regularly on TV shows and is a recipient of several awards including the ‘Best Management Paper’ and ‘Best HRD Professional Award’ etc. Five PhD thesis have been awarded under his guidance.
He was the first individual to be designated as psychologist in Indian industry when he joined BHEL. Subsequently he has served both the public and the private sectors including NHPC, Aditya Birla and Bhilwara Groups. He is on the visiting faculty of IIMs, AIIMS, Indian Army, NTPC, GAIL, IFFCO, Power Grid, ONGC, IOC, Regent Drugs, Ranbaxy, MMTC, STC, TATA, HCL, Aditya Birla Group, Indian Railways etc. to name a few, and is currently the President of Samvedna, a society for human potential development.