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.

Stepcoupling

Author: Susan Wisdom
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 9780609807415
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Family & Relationships

Discusses the key issues confronting couples involved in a second marriage, including children, former spouses, finances, and legal concerns, and explains how to nurture and sustain the love and respect essential to a long-term relationship.

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.

Stepparenting

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

Something about the Author

Author: Lisa Kumar
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 0787688010
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs.