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Ginsburg, Kenneth R.

Summary: This book offers coping strategies for facing the combined elements of academic performance, high achievement standards, media messages, peer pressure, and family tension.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Academy of Pediatrics 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 GIN

Flais, Shelly Vaziri

Summary: Even with years working as a pediatrician, Shelly Vaziri Flais, MD, FAAP, was nervous about what lay ahead when she was told she was pregnant with twins. Now, several years into parenting her twin boys, Dr Flais is sharing her wisdom and experience as a mom and her expertise as a doctor to help other parents prepare for and raise multiples with confidence. With insightful stories from her own...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Academy of Pediatrics 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 FLA

Tilton, Adelle Jameson.

Summary: Provides practical advice, expert reassurance, and real-life tips to help your family cope with an autistic child.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 618.92 TIL

McCready, Amy.

Summary: "Cure your kids of the entitlement epidemic so they develop happier, more productive attitudes that will carry them into a successful adulthood. Whenever Amy McCready mentions the "entitlement epidemic" to a group of parents, she is inevitably met with eye rolls, nodding heads, and loaded comments about affected children. It seems everywhere one looks there are preschoolers who only behave in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 MCC

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 MCC

Vishton, Peter M.

Summary: This course taught by renowned psychology professor and child development expert explores some scientifically proved techniques for raising healthy, happy, and intelligent children, includes topics such as the link between sleep and cognitive development, ways to help your child with homework, and how to encourage pro-social behavior.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 SCI
Call number: DVD 649.1 SCI

Shumaker, Heather

Summary: Shumaker continues to overturn conventional parenting rules in this sequel to It's OK Not to Share. -- Heather Shumaker has sparked much discussion with her 'renegade rules for raising competent and compassionate kids.' In this follow-up book, she takes on new hot-button issues like banning homework, technology use, and skipping kindergarten. She helps parents help their kids develop important...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 649 SHU

Bronson, Po

Summary: Argues that popular nurture-based parenting techniques are proving unsuccessful because they fail to include key aspects of scientific research, in an analysis that covers such topics as aggression, intelligence, and moral behavior.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 305.231 BRO

Shumaker, Heather

Summary: "When it comes to parenting, sometimes you have to trust your gut. With her first book, It's OK Not to Share, Heather Shumaker overturned all the conventional rules of parenting with her "renegade rules" for raising competent and compassionate kids. In It's Ok To Go Up the Slide, Shumaker takes on new hot-button issues with renegade rules such as: - Recess Is A Right - It's Ok Not To Kiss...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tarcher 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 649 SHU

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 SHU

Bettelheim, Bruno.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 BET

Summary: When a childless couple buries a box with all of their wishes for an infant in their backyard, their wishes are granted. However, their child, Timothy Green, is not all that he appears.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY ODD

Karp, Harvey.

Summary: "A completely revised and updated second edition of one of the most popular and bestselling parenting books of all time, by America's favorite pediatrician, Dr. Harvey Karp. Harvey Karp, M.D. shares his groundbreaking approach to calming your new baby's crying and transforming your infant into the happiest baby on the block! His highly successful method is based on four revolutionary concepts:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 KAR

Baker, Amy J. L.

Summary: "After a messy divorce, it's all too common for one parent to try and undermine the relationship between their children and their ex. In Co-parenting with a Toxic Ex, readers are offered a positive parenting approach to coping with a hostile ex-spouse. Inside, mothers and fathers who are dealing with a toxic ex will learn how to avoid parental alienation, as well as techniques for talking to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.89 BAK

Gehring, Abigail R.

Summary: Stories, Nursery Rhymes, Recipes, Games, Crafts, and More. A beautiful, keepsake book packed with everything you need to be a terrific grandparent! Beautifully illustrated and chock full of everything you need to be a great grandparent, The Complete Guide to Practically Perfect Grandparenting is the perfect gift for new grandpas and grandmas. In these pages you'll find classic stories and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Pub Co Inc 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 GEH

Tsabary, Shefali

Summary: Tsabary reveals how the very discipline we impose to control behavior is in reality a major cause of bad behavior, disrespect for adults, and dysfunction such as bullying, drugs, and teen suicide. She advocates for a high level of parental resolve that helps a child develop a sense of personal responsibility.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Namaste Publishing 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 TSA

Bush, Nikki.

Summary: Are you a parent looking to make sense of a daunting digital world, with new technical challenges appearing daily?. Feel you're not keeping up with the demands of technology?. Feel you're not keeping up with your children's use of social media?. Worried it's getting harder to keep your children safe in the digital world?. Tech-Savvy Parenting brings together the experience, research,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bookstorm 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 BUS

Cosby, Bill

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 305.23 COS

Diaz, Natalie.

Summary: "The creator of Twiniversity delivers the ultimate survival guide for parents of twins The rate of twin births has risen 79 percent over the last three decades, and continues to increase. A mom of fraternal twins and a national guru on having two, Natalie Diaz launched Twiniversity, a supportive website with advice from the twin-trenches. What to Do When You're Having Two is the definitive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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Fonseca, Christine

Summary: Combines real-world examples and stories from people with social anxiety disorder to demonstrate how to help children overcome their fear and express social competence, covering such topics as bullying and identity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prufrock Press, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 FON

Reichert, Michael

Summary: Michael C. Reichert draws on his thirty years of experience researching the process by which boys become men to provide a roadmap for parents and educators who hope to help the boys they love and care about grow into strong, emotionally intelligent, and compassionate men. In this groundbreaking book, a leading psychologist and researcher of the journey from boyhood to manhood reveals the vital...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

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Rosemond, John K.

Summary: Today's parents are all but completely disconnected from the commonsense parenting wisdom of their parents and grandparents. The self-esteem parenting revolution has erased the practical insights gathered by generations of parents about the best way to raise kids. In this book, John Rosemond seeks to recover this wisdom by resurrecting what parents of yesteryear tended to say. Maxims such as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 ROS

Matthews, Dona J. (Dona Joyce)

Summary: An essential guide for parents and educators, offering practical suggestions and strategies for raising smart, well-balanced, happily productive children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anansi 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 MAT
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 MAT

Druckerman, Pamela.

Summary: "The secret behind France's astonishingly well-behaved children. When American journalist Pamela Druckerman has a baby in Paris, she doesn't aspire to become a "French parent." French parenting isn't a known thing, like French fashion or French cheese. Even French parents themselves insist they aren't doing anything special. Yet, the French children Druckerman knows sleep through the night at...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 DRU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 DRU

Fay, Jim

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Provides the compassionate insights and timely tools required for parenting youg ones in the 21st century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Love and Logic Press 2015

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Holdeman, Judi

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.1 HOL