It s Not Your Fault Koko Bear

Author: Vicki Lansky
Publisher: Book Peddlers
ISBN: 9781931863643
Release Date: 2010-04-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

KoKo Bear Can Help Children * learn what divorce means * deal with changes in their everyday lives * talk about their feelings * recognize that their feelings are natural * be assured that their parents still love them and will take care of them * understand that divorce is not their fault

It s Not Your Fault KoKo Bear

Author: Vicki Lansky
Publisher: Book Peddlers
ISBN: 9780916773472
Release Date: 1997-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

KoKo Bear learns what divorce means, how to deal with changes, how to recognize and talk about her feelings, and that the divorce is not her fault. Each page includes tips for parents.

It s Not Your Fault Koko Bear

Author: Vicki Lansky
Publisher: Book Peddlers
ISBN: 0916773744
Release Date: 1998-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Vicki Lansky provides a comforting way of going through an inevitably painful process while gently showing children that they didn't cause the breakup. Because small children in particular often have trouble understanding new everyday arrangements, this book and doll helps children cope with and express new feelings.

Getting Through to Your Kids

Author: Michael H. Popkin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101203149
Release Date: 2002-03-05
Genre: Family & Relationships

From toddlers to teens, children are full of questions. While we all want to give the right answers, we don't always know whether to be detailed or discreet, protective or honest. Drawn from the advice and experiences of dozens of psychological, medical, and educational experts, as well as countless parents, this timely and telling book offers answers to all the questions kids are bound to ask. Learn: * How to jumpstart a conversation and simplify complicated topics * How to know the best age to talk about sex, drugs, and other subjects * Why once isn't always enough-and why some topics need to be revisited * Whether some questions are best left unanswered * How to gain a child's confidence and respect

The Equal Regard Family and Its Friendly Critics

Author: John Witte, Jr.
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 9780802845696
Release Date: 2007-10-17
Genre: Family & Relationships

This volume is both a celebration and an evaluation of the work on sex, marriage, and family life by Don S. Browning, the dean of modern family studies in theological ethics and practical theology. Scholars probe a number of Browning 's contributions, particularly his call for an ethic of equal regard within the household and wider society. This book is a true interdisciplinary effort, with insights from psychology, history, law, theology, biology, ethics, feminist theology, childhood studies, and education theory. The Equal-Regard Family and Its Friendly Critics includes seven honorary forewords, ten original essays, and a concluding essay by Don Browning himself. Contributors: Herbert Anderson Carol Browning Don S. Browning Lisa Sowle Cahill M. Christian Green Timothy P. Jackson Martin E. Marty Rebekah Miles Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore Richard Robert Osmer Garrett E. Paul Stephen J. Pope David Popenoe Stephen M. Tipton Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen Linda J. Waite John Wall Amy Wheeler Barbara Dafoe Whitehead John Witte Jr.

What to Read when

Author: Pam Allyn
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1583333347
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Education

Award-winning educator Allyn offers parents and caregivers essential advice on choosing appropriate titles for their children--taking into account a child's age, attention ability, gender, and interests--along with techniques for reading aloud effectively.

Positive Child Guidance

Author: Darla Ferris Miller
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305537149
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Education

POSITIVE CHILD GUIDANCE, Eighth Edition, is ideal for guidance, behavior management and discipline, and classroom management courses in an early childhood education curriculum. This practical book outlines workable steps for creating a cooperative, respectful community of children and adults with special emphasis on sensitivity to cultural needs, cultural differences, and developmentally appropriate practice. Students will learn a range of practical, effective, and flexible guidance strategies based on principles of straightforward communication and assertiveness. This new edition includes critical advances in research and addresses the cultural trends that are changing the way babies and children are cared for today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Parent to Child the Guide

Author: Natalie Bandlow
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9780595385874
Release Date: 2006-02-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

This guide provides parens with an oppotunity to chronicle their own personal history and past experiences as well as the history and experiences of their child's life in a direct, loving, and supportive way. Don't wait - let Parent To Child : The Guide assist you in writing the legacy you want and need to leave for your chldren ... just in case.

Vicki Lansky s Divorce Book for Parents

Author: Vicki Lansky
Publisher: Book Peddlers, The
ISBN: 9781931863728
Release Date: 2009-02-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Vicki Lansky’s Divorce Book for Parents presents practical suggestions for parents who want to learn those new parenting techniques and is based on the author’s own experiences, those of other divorced parents, and the expertise of professionals, Lansky offers sensible advice for almost every issue of parenting through divorce. Lansky identifies predictable behavior parents can expect from their kids and shows how to best respond to help them through the difficult transition. She suggests lists of age-appropriate books for children to read and shares valuable information for parents on custody options, money and the legalities of divorce. There are dozen of helpful references and resources (many online) on subjects discussed in each chapter. This book is a must for parents considering or experiencing divorce.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Reading with Your Child

Author: Helen Coronato
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101495513
Release Date: 2007-08-07
Genre: Family & Relationships

Bring out the reader in every child. This one-of-a-kind guide helps parents raise their kids to be readers for life. Includes tips for moms and dads (even when English isn't their first language) along with the other adults in their lives, suggests great titles to be read aloud, apart, and together, from birth to high school, and much, much more. -The book's Great Titles to Share together lists are broken out by age in appropriate chapters and then gathered together in an appendix for easy cross-referencing

The Impulsive Disorganized Child

Author: James Forgan
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781618214034
Release Date: 2015-04-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Impulsive, scattered, lost, unfocused, unprepared, disorganized: These are just a few of the words used to describe kids with executive functioning deficits, which commonly affect many children already diagnosed with ADHD, learning disabilities, and autism. The Impulsive, Disorganized Child: Solutions for Parenting Kids with Executive Functioning Difficulties helps parents pinpoint weak executive functions in their children, then learn how to help their kids overcome these deficits with practical, easy solutions. Children who can't select, plan, initiate, or sustain action toward their goals are children who simply struggle to succeed in school and other aspects of life. Parents need the helpful, proven advice and interactive surveys and action plans in this book to empower them to take positive action to teach their disorganized, impulsive child to achieve independence, success, and a level of self-support.

Dinosaurs Divorce

Author: Laurene Krasny Brown
ISBN: 1439570469
Release Date: 2008-11-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Dinosaur characters discuss the subject of divorce in a way that very young children can understand, dealing with such specific issues as why parents divorce and living in two homes


Author: Patricia Stevens
Publisher: Resource Pathways Incorporated
ISBN: 1892148137
Release Date: 2000-03-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Describes and evaluates books and other resources on parenting, remarriage, and children for members of blended families

The Big Book of Parenting Solutions

Author: Michele Borba
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470488107
Release Date: 2009-08-11
Genre: Family & Relationships

Today show's Michele Borba's cures for difficult childhood behaviors In this down-to-earth guide, parenting expert Michele Borba offers advice for dealing with children's difficult behavior and hot button issues including biting, temper tantrums, cheating, bad friends, inappropriate clothing, sex, drugs, peer pressure, and much more. Written for parents of kids age 3-13, this book offers easy-to-implement advice for the most important challenges parents face with kids from toddlers to tweens. Includes immediate solutions to the most common childhood problems and challenges Written by Today Show's resident parenting expert Michele Borba Offers clear step-by-step guidance for solving difficult childhood behaviors and family conflicts Contains a wealth of advice that is easy-to-follow and gets quick results Author has written outstanding parenting books including Building Moral Intelligence, No More Misbehavin', Don't Give Me that Attitude, and more Each of the 101 issues includes clear questions, specific step-by-step solutions, and advice that is age appropriate.