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  • 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

  • Fathers in Cultural Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by David W. Shwalb, Barbara J. Shwalb, Michael E. Lamb

    A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2013! Winner, APA Division 52 Ursula Gielen Global Psychology Book Award, 2014! This new volume reviews the latest research on fathering from every continent, from cultures representing over 50% of the world’s population. International experts on 14 societies/…

    Paperback – 2012-09-05

  • Families with Futures

    Family Studies into the 21st Century, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Meg Wilkes Karraker, Janet R. Grochowski

    Noted for its interdisciplinary approach to family studies, Families with Futures provides an engaging, contemporary look at the discipline's theories, methods, essential topics, and career opportunities. Featuring strong coverage of theories and methods, readers explore family concepts and…

    Paperback – 2012-02-09

  • Evidence-based Parent Education Programmes to Promote Positive Parenting

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by María José Rodrigo, Ana Almeida, Christiane Spiel, Willem Koops

    The objective of this special issue is to illustrate some of the theoretical, methodological and practical aspects involved in the evidence-based evaluation of family educational programs aimed at supporting positive parenting. The main novelty that this special issue brings is the compilation of…

    Paperback – 2012-02-06
    Psychology Press
    Special Issues of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

  • Father-Daughter Relationships

    Contemporary Research and Issues, 1st Edition

    By Linda Nielsen

    The first research-based text that focuses on the impact of the father-daughter relationship, this provocative book examines the factors that can strengthen or weaken these relationships and the impact that these relationships have on society. The research is brought to life with compelling…

    Paperback – 2012-01-25
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Sacred Matters

    Religion and Spirituality in Families, 1st Edition

    By Wesley R. Burr, Loren D. Marks, Randal D. Day

    Sacred Matters explores the multi-disciplinary literature about the role of religion in family life and provides new research and a new theory about ways various aspects of the sacred are helpful and harmful. The authors hope that their new conceptual framework will stimulate new research and…

    Paperback – 2011-10-26

  • Poisonous Parenting

    Toxic Relationships Between Parents and Their Adult Children, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shea M. Dunham, Shannon B. Dermer, Jon Carlson

    How does the toxicity associated with particular parenting styles affect attachment? How do the contaminated views of themselves that children of poisonous parents have affect their relationships into adulthood? Like physicians, clinicians do not want to amputate, but they sometimes find it…

    Hardback – 2011-06-13
    Routledge Series on Family Therapy and Counseling

  • Black Fathers

    An Invisible Presence in America, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael E. Connor, Joseph White

    This book offers a broader, more positive picture of African American fathers. Featuring case studies of African-descended fathers, this edited volume brings to life the achievements and challenges of being a black father in America. Leading scholars and practitioners provide unique insight…

    Paperback – 2011-04-21

  • Evidence-Based Policymaking

    Insights from Policy-Minded Researchers and Research-Minded Policymakers, 1st Edition

    By Karen Bogenschneider, Thomas J. Corbett

    This book is for those who believe that good government should be based on hard evidence, and that research and policy ought to go hand-in-hand. Unfortunately, no such bond exists. Rather, there is a substantial gap, some say chasm, between the production of knowledge and its utilization. Despite…

    Paperback – 2010-04-23

  • Parenting with Reason

    Evidence-Based Approaches to Parenting Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    By Esther Yoder Strahan, Wallace E. Dixon, Jr., J. Burton Banks

    Sometimes it feels as though everybody has an opinion on how you should bring up your child – and no two people seem to agree on how it should be done for the best! Parenting with Reason cuts through the masses of  confusing and often contradictory advice about parenting by providing hard…

    Paperback – 2009-10-23
    Parent and Child

  • Introduction to Family Processes

    Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

    By Randal D. Day

    What goes on "behind closed doors" in families is examined in this text. Through his storytelling style, Randy Day introduces readers to the family processes approach – the strategies and behaviors families use to achieve goals. The emphasis is on how families work and interact rather than on the…

    Hardback – 2009-07-28

  • Counseling Fathers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chen Z. Oren, Dora Chase Oren

    Men do not often come for counseling because they are having difficulties with being a father, but many of the presenting problems and reasons for seeking help can be related to the roles and responsibilities of fathering. The dramatic shift in societal expectations of being a father can often…

    Paperback – 2009-06-23
    The Routledge Series on Counseling and Psychotherapy with Boys and Men

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