Mental Health: Parenting

  • The Baby and the Couple: Understanding and treating young families book cover

    The Baby and the Couple

    Understanding and treating young families, 1st Edition

    By Elisabeth Fivaz-Depeursinge, Diane A. Philipp

    The Baby and the Couple provides an insider’s view on how infant communication develops in the context of the family and how parents either work together as a team or struggle in the process. The authors present vignettes from everyday life as well as case studies from a longitudinal research…

    Paperback – 2014-04-23
    Routledge

  • Family Policy Matters: How Policymaking Affects Families and What Professionals Can Do book cover

    Family Policy Matters

    How Policymaking Affects Families and What Professionals Can Do, 3rd Edition

    By Karen Bogenschneider

    This best-selling text integrates the latest research and cutting-edge practice to make an evidence-based case for family policy. It uses examples from around the globe to explain how families support society and how policies support families. The book also moves beyond analysis to action with…

    Paperback – 2014-01-13
    Routledge

  • Child Custody Mediation: An Introduction to the Emotional Dynamics of Divorce, the Process of Mediation, and Developmentally Sensitive Parenting Plans book cover

    Child Custody Mediation

    An Introduction to the Emotional Dynamics of Divorce, the Process of Mediation, and Developmentally Sensitive Parenting Plans, 1st Edition

    By Robert Emery

    In this workshop, Dr. Emery reviews the research on the impact of divorce on children and presents child custody mediation as a way to ameliorate some of the risks associated with divorce. He describes research findings on the risk of divorce and divorce rates from various countries. In addition,…

    DVD – 2013-11-25
    Routledge
    DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

  • A.C.T. for Children: Assisting Children through Transition book cover

    A.C.T. for Children

    Assisting Children through Transition, 1st Edition

    By JoAnne Pedro-Carroll

    Dr. Pedro Carroll begins by summarizing the current research on the impact of divorce on children. She then discusses the risk and protective factors for children of families going through divorce. She also describes the different ways children of various ages may respond to separation/divorce. Dr.…

    DVD – 2013-11-25
    Routledge
    DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

  • Stepfamilies: A Global Perspective on Research, Policy, and Practice book cover

    Stepfamilies

    A Global Perspective on Research, Policy, and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jan Pryor

    This new book reviews the most current global research and highlights the challenges, possibilities, and dynamics of stepfamily households. It describes their formation, their experiences, and the factors that help them thrive. International and cultural differences are highlighted throughout along…

    Paperback – 2013-11-15
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Acculturation and Parent-Child Relationships: Measurement and Development book cover

    Acculturation and Parent-Child Relationships

    Measurement and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein, Linda R. Cote

    Although many researchers agree on a general definition of acculturation, the conceptualization and measurement of acculturation remain controversial. To address the issues, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) sponsored a conference that brought together scholars…

    Paperback – 2013-10-10
    Routledge
    Monographs in Parenting Series

  • The Primordial Violence: Spanking Children, Psychological Development, Violence, and Crime book cover

    The Primordial Violence

    Spanking Children, Psychological Development, Violence, and Crime, 1st Edition

    By Murray A. Straus, Emily M. Douglas, Rose Anne Medeiros

    A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014! Why do parents hit those they love? What effect does it have on children? What can be done to end this pattern? These are some of the questions explored in The Primordial Violence. Featuring longitudinal data from over 7,000 U.S. families as well as results…

    Paperback – 2013-08-13
    Routledge

  • Development in Infancy: A Contemporary Introduction book cover

    Development in Infancy

    A Contemporary Introduction, 5th Edition

    By Marc H. Bornstein, Martha E. Arterberry, Michael E. Lamb

    This topically-organized text provides a comprehensive overview of infant development with a strong theoretical and research base. Readers gain a clear understanding of infant development and issues that will be the focus of significant advances in infancy studies in the future. The new fifth…

    Paperback – 2013-07-09
    Psychology Press

  • Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships: What Works and What Doesn't book cover

    Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships

    What Works and What Doesn't, 1st Edition

    By Patricia L. Papernow

    Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships draws on current research, a wide variety of clinical modalities, and thirty years of clinical work with stepfamily members to describe the special challenges stepfamilies face. The book presents the concept of "stepfamily architecture" and the…

    Paperback – 2013-05-28
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Family Theories: A Content-Based Approach book cover

    Handbook of Family Theories

    A Content-Based Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark A. Fine, Frank D. Fincham

    Organized by content areas rather than by theory, this comprehensive, accessible handbook helps readers gain greater insight into how key theories have impacted today’s family research. Most competing books, organized by theory, do not provide a strong sense of the links between theory and research…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06
    Routledge

  • From Welfare to Childcare: What Happens to Young Children When Mothers Exchange Welfare for Work? book cover

    From Welfare to Childcare

    What Happens to Young Children When Mothers Exchange Welfare for Work?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Natasha Cabrera, Robert Hutchens, H. Elizabeth Peters

    Although federal and state support for childcare has increased dramatically in response to welfare work requirements, low-income families are still facing difficulties balancing work and family obligations. There is wide variation across states in the strictness of welfare work requirements and in…

    Paperback – 2012-12-05
    Psychology Press

  • Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults: A Clinician’s Guide to the Transition From Adolescence to Autonomy book cover

    Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults

    A Clinician’s Guide to the Transition From Adolescence to Autonomy, 1st Edition

    By Brad Sachs

    Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults is an indispensible guidebook to the unique set of problems and opportunities that families face when young adults are experiencing difficulty pulling anchor and setting sail. Renowned clinician Brad Sachs, PhD, provides both a conceptual…

    Paperback – 2012-11-05
    Routledge

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