Parenting and Family

  • Description:
    An account of a same-sex couple who are raising two children is shared and same-sex parenting is briefly discussed.
    Review Date: 6/28/2017
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    Parenting strategies to deal with the challenges of raising a teen are introduced.
    Review Date: 6/1/2017
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    Tactics for effective parenting in the face of chronic diseases are discussed.
    Review Date: 6/1/2017
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    A factsheet that is designed to help parents understand their preschooler's developmental needs. It also provides practical strategies to promote a warm and loving relationship with their child based on honesty and trust. Finally, this factsheet serves as a reference for parents to revisit as their adopted child navigates the preschool year.
    Review Date: 8/2/2017
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    Includes expert opinion as to which points divorced parents should consider while making plans around vacations.
    Review Date: 8/4/2017
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    Attention and behavior issues that may undermine toilet training are discussed.
    Review Date: 8/3/2017
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    A policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) supporting marriage equality, foster care and adoption rights for a same-gender couples.
    Review Date: 6/28/2017
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    Quick and easy crafts, games and activities for parents and their children.
    Review Date: 4/9/2017
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    Expert opinion on three essential components of cultivating responsibility in adolescents: internal motivation, the teen's ability to respond, and the parent's ability to hold their child accountable.
    Review Date: 6/26/2017
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    Expert opinion is available on how to teach kids money management and financial literacy.
    Review Date: 6/15/2017
  • Description:
    Research report on adolescent development presents important basic principles for raising teenagers in the United States today. The Ten Tasks of Adolescence, the Five Basics of Parenting Adolescents, and useful strategies are provided.
    Review Date: 2/6/2017
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    A brief summary of a research study that recommends reducing TV viewing just before bedtime as an effective means of limiting screen time.
    Review Date: 6/28/2017
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    Parenting tips are available to help siblings get along.
    Review Date: 6/28/2017
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    Provides information about sibling rivalry and how parents can help their children get along better.
    Review Date: 4/21/2017
  • Description:
    Research article on childhood sleep disorders and sleeping problems. Geared towards an academic audience.
    Review Date: 5/17/2017

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