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Popcak, Greg.

Summary: It's one of the most daunting propects parents face. Communicating the richness of Catholic teaching on sexuality in a faithful and effective way can be an overwhelming responsibility. But does it have to be so?

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ascension Press 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 241.66 POP

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...

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 MCC

Morgenstern, Julie

Summary: Morgenstern views parenting as the ultimate time-management challenge-- and shares concrete ways for you to structure and spend true quality time with your kids. Finding a healthy balance between raising a human and being a human often feels impossible, but you can learn to harness your own strengths and weaknesses. She shows readers how to separate parenting responsibilities into actionable,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

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Oster, Emily

Summary: "From the author of EXPECTING BETTER, an economist's guide to the early years of parenting With Expecting Better, award-winning economist Emily Oster spotted a need in the pregnancy market for advice that gave women the information they needed to make the best decision for their own pregnancies. By digging into the data, Oster found that much of the conventional pregnancy wisdom was wrong. In...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 618.2 OST

Meeker, Margaret J.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: "Meg Meeker, M.D., acclaimed author of Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, now turns to an equally powerful relationship in the family: the one between mother and son. From the moment a mother holds her newborn son, his eyes tell her that she is his world. But often, as he grows up, the boy who needs her simultaneously pushes her away. Calling upon thirty years of experience as a pediatrician,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 MEE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 MEE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 MEE

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...

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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

Emery, Robert E.

Summary: "A paradigm-shifting model of parenting children in two homes from an internationally recognized expert. A researcher, therapist, and mediator, Robert Emery, Ph. D., details a new approach to sharing custody with children in two homes. Huge numbers of children are affected by separation, divorce, cohabitation breakups, and childbearing outside of marriage. These children have two homes. But...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Faber, Adele.

Summary: Faber and Mazlish use real-life situations to show how you can respect and respond to your child's feelings and satisfy your own needs.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lahey, Jessica

Summary: Counsels parents of school-aged children on how to overcome tendencies toward overprotectiveness to allow children to develop independence. --Publisher's description.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.7 Lahey 2015

Lieber, Ron

Summary: "Lieber covers all the basics: the best ways to handle the tooth fairy, allowance, chores, charity, savings, birthdays, holidays, cell phones, splurging, clothing, cars, part-time jobs, and college tuition. But he also identifies a set of traits and virtues--like modesty, patience, generosity, and perspective--that parents hope their young adults will carry with them out into the world"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LIE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LIE

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Alexander, Jessica Joelle

Summary: What makes Denmark the happiest country in the world - and what are the secrets of Danish parents for raising happy, confident, successful kids, year after year? This upbeat and practical guide brings together the insights of a licensed psychotherapist and a mum on the habits of the happiest families on Earth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Piatkus 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bonnell, Karen

Summary: "A practical manual for parents who are transitioning from being a couple with children to being co-parents. This guide helps those parents navigate difficult emotional terrain, create boundaries, and establish guidelines so that together they can be the parents their children deserve."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 2017

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

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,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bookstorm 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copeland, Cynthia L

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Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 Copeland

Delisle, James R.

Summary: Understanding Your Gifted Child From the Inside Out provides an engaging and encouraging look at raising gifted children today. A follow-up to the best-selling "Parenting Gifted Kids: Tips for Raising Happy and Successful Children," this new edition focuses on the social and emotional aspects of giftedness, highlighting new information on the issues of perfectionism, self-advocacy,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Prufrock Press Inc. 2018

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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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: American Academy of Pediatrics 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Prufrock Press, Inc. 2015

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Gilboa, Deborah.

Summary: Gilboa offers a roadmap of quick concrete ways to help parents use everyday opportunities to create respectful, responsible, and resilient children.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Demos Health 2014

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Haupt, Heather

Summary: "In an age when respect and honor seem like distant and antiquated relics, how can we equip boys to pursue valor and courageously put the needs of others before their own? This book helps parents to inspire their boys by captivating their imagination and honoring their love for adventure. Heather Haupt explores how knights historically lived out various aspects of the knights' Code of Chivalry,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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...

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 ROS

Sax, Leonard

Summary: An acclaimed expert on parenting and childhood development argues that kids today are suffering because their parents are no longer in charge—and explains what parents and educators can do to reverse this trend.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.8 SAX

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.8 Sax 2016

Spencer, Elizabeth DuPont

Summary: This reassuring guide helps adults and children understand the powerful ways in which anxiety works and how to overcome its negative effects.

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Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2014

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Collins, Leigh Guillory

Summary: Parents get sick. Their lives change radically, and quickly. This book offers immediate, practical and experienced advice for adult family members and others responsible for the wellbeing of children when one parent has a serious illness. The authors are both clinical social workers with years of training and time spent with children and families in crisis. They establish a clear and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hohm Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Elrod, Hal

Summary: Develop a deep and satisfying relationship with your children, and become the amazing parent you were always meant to be!

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hal Elrod International 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 ELR