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Tsabary, Shefali

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "The time has come for parenting to become what it was always meant to be - about the parent. Dr Shefali Tsabary details how our children can be raised as conscious adults only when we as parents allow ourselves to be raised into a higher state of consciousness."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Namaste Pub. 2010

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Bergren, Lisa Tawn

Summary: Explores the ways parents show affection to their children, and how they mirror God's love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WaterBrook 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 242 BER

Siegel, Daniel J.

Summary: "One of the very best scientific predictors for how any child turns out--in terms of happiness, academic success, leadership skills, and meaningful relationships--is whether at least one adult in their life has consistently shown up for them. In an age of scheduling demands and digital distractions, this might sound like a tall order. But as bestselling authors Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2020

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McCorkle, Jill

Summary: "Lil and Frank married young, having bonded over how they both lost a parent when they were children. Over time, their marriage grew and strengthened, with each still wishing for so much more understanding of the parents they'd lost prematurely. Now, after many years in Boston, they have retired in North Carolina. There, Lil, determined to leave a history for their children, sifts through...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCC

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "FAR FROM THE TREE follows families meeting extraordinary challenges through love, empathy, and understanding. This life-affirming documentary encourages us to cherish loved ones for all they are, not who they might have been. Based on Andrew Solomon's award-winning, critically acclaimed, New York Times bestselling non-fiction book "Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sundance Selects 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FAR

McGraw, Phillip C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.85 McGraw

McGraw, Phillip C.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 306.85 McGra

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1998

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

Maguire, Caroline

Summary: In-demand parenting expert and former Hallowell Center coach Caroline Maguire has worked with thousands of families dealing with chronic social dilemmas, ranging from shyness to aggression to ADHD, and more. In this groundbreaking book, she shares her decade-in-the-making protocol--The Play Better Plan-- to help parents coach children to connect with others and make friends. Children of all...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2019

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Dias, Janice Johnson

2 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "An accessible blueprint to embolden our daughters to be critical thinkers, fearless doers, and joyful change agents for our future--from the proud mother of teen activist Marley Dias, founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks. Can we teach our daughters to change the world? Renowned sociologist Janice Johnson Dias is here to show us how. She knows that self-realized girls are created through purposeful...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2021

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 DIA

Pollak, Susan M

Summary: "I yelled at the kids again--and feel so ashamed." "I barely have time to shower, let alone exercise; no wonder I'm so out of shape." "I'm just not the dad I hoped I would be." Parenting is hard. That's why self-compassion is so important. In this empathic resource, mindfulness expert and psychologist Susan M. Pollak helps you let go of constant self-judgment and treat yourself with the same...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Guilford Press 2019

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

Robinson, Chris

Summary: Healing Child Trauma Through Restorative Parenting details how children can be helped to recover with the use of Restorative Parenting, an innovative model informed by psychological and neurological understanding of trauma and its effects. It explains the critical role that people, relationships and the environment play in a child's recovery. It shows what constitutes a therapeutic environment,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016

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Tough, Paul

Summary: "What should we do to improve the lives of children growing up in adversity? From the best-selling author of How children succeed, a handbook to guide readers through the new science of success." -- From dustjacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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

Solomon, Andrew

Summary: Explores the consequences of extreme personal differences between parents and children, describing his own experiences as a gay child of straight parents while evaluating the circumstances of people affected by physical, developmental, or cultural factors that divide families.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.40 SOL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.4083 SOL

Allen, David M.

Summary: "Do you have a parent who is invalidating, critical, demanding, or hateful? In this important and much-needed guide, you'll learn how to set boundaries; uncover the hidden motives behind your parent's behavior; put a stop to repetitive, hurtful interactions; and foster healthier relationships. There's no sugarcoating it--if you grew up with a parent who made you feel invalidated or unloved as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.8 ALL

Morris, Bob

Summary: "His mother's last word was his name. His father's was "Wonderful." Together they inspired the title for this true story of love and redemption. Bob Morris was always the entertainer in his family, but not always a perfect son. When he finds his parents approaching the end of their lives, he begins to see his relationship to them in a whole new light and it changes his way of thinking. How does...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MORRIS, BOB MOR

Lawrence, David

Summary: "Keith Evans is a talented player on Peabody's basketball team. His father was a great player too. When Keith stops applying himself on the court, his father scolds him. Is Mr. Evans pushing Keith to achieve just to relive his glory days? Or is it something else?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphic Panet, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 LAW

Secunda, Victoria.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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