Mental Health: Parenting

  • Culture and Family: Problems and Therapy book cover

    Culture and Family

    Problems and Therapy, 1st Edition

    By Wen-Shing Tseng, Jing Hsu

    Originally published in 1991, this landmark guide gave brilliant insights on dealing with the cultural aspects of family mental health. It systematically reviews various dimensions of the family from a cross-cultural perspective, including system, development, behaviour, and functioning. It then…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Adolescent in the Family book cover

    The Adolescent in the Family

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Noller, Victor Callan

    Adolescence can be a difficult time for all concerned. Issues such as high youth unemployment, sexual behaviour and drug abuse have made it a matter of great concern for the community at large, whether as parents, politicians or those working with adolescents in education and welfare. In addition,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12
    Routledge Library Editions: Adolescence

  • How Do Families Cope With Chronic Illness? book cover

    How Do Families Cope With Chronic Illness?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert E. Cole, David Reiss

    Because chronic disorder is becoming an ordinary feature of family life and development, understanding its impact has become critical. This volume, and the conference proceedings it reports, represents a major effort to examine the family's response to chronic physical or psychopathological illness…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Advances in Family Research Series

  • Adoptive and Foster Parent Screening: A Professional Guide for Evaluations book cover

    Adoptive and Foster Parent Screening

    A Professional Guide for Evaluations, 1st Edition

    By James L. Dickerson, Mardi Allen

    Screening applicants for adoption or foster homes has life-altering consequences for the children involved, yet there are incredibly few programs available to train screeners. The educational system that certifies thousands of social workers each year does not understand the specialized training…

    Paperback – 2015-12-18

  • Dropping the Baby and Other Scary Thoughts: Breaking the Cycle of Unwanted Thoughts in Motherhood book cover

    Dropping the Baby and Other Scary Thoughts

    Breaking the Cycle of Unwanted Thoughts in Motherhood, 1st Edition

    By Karen Kleiman, Amy Wenzel

    What if I drop my baby when I go down the steps? What if I burn the baby in the bathtub? Thoughts like these can be frightening to new mothers, but are a common symptom pregnant and postpartum women can experience. Dropping the Baby and Other Scary Thoughts addresses the nature of these…

    Paperback – 2015-08-07

  • Parenting After the Death of a Child: A Practitioner's Guide book cover

    Parenting After the Death of a Child

    A Practitioner's Guide, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer L. Buckle, Stephen J. Fleming

    The death of a child has a tremendous and overwhelming impact on parents and siblings, completely altering the psychological landscape of the family. In the aftermath of such a tragedy, parents face the challenge of not only dealing with their own grief, but also that of their surviving children.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23

  • Engaging Children in Family Therapy: Creative Approaches to Integrating Theory and Research in Clinical Practice book cover

    Engaging Children in Family Therapy

    Creative Approaches to Integrating Theory and Research in Clinical Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Ford Sori

    A common question at the initial meeting of a family therapist and a new client(s) is often whether or not to include a child or children in the counseling sessions. The inclusion of a child in the family therapy process often changes the dynamic between client and therapist -- and between the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23

  • Handbook of Father Involvement: Multidisciplinary Perspectives, Second Edition book cover

    Handbook of Father Involvement

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Natasha J. Cabrera, Catherine S. Tamis-LeMonda

    This second edition reviews the new research findings and theoretical advances on fathers, families, child development, programs, and policies that have occurred in the past decade. Contributors from a range of disciplines and countries showcase contemporary findings within a new common chapter…

    Paperback – 2014-11-10

  • 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
    Monographs in Parenting Series

  • 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

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