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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

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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

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

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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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 MOR

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

Oster, Emily

1 hold on 2 copies

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

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.2 OST
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 618.2 OST

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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Meeker, Margaret J.

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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

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 MEE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 MEE

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, 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

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

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1 available in New 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

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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

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Lahey, Jessica

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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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

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

Lieber, Ron

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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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LIE

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

Nicogossian, Claire

Summary: "A few years ago, Dr. Claire Nicogossian began noticing a trend in her therapy room: Mothers are struggling with the challenging and unexpected emotions that surface during their journey through motherhood. In the confines of a safe, judgment-free space, they share about the heavy guilt they carry from losing control and yelling at their children; the crippling fear that they are failing their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Publishing Co. 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8743 NIC

Summary: Matt LeBlanc plays an old-school guy confronting the modern challenges of parenting, marriage, and family. After hitting a rough patch with his construction business, Adam's wife, Andi, has proposed they start a house-flipping business together along with his brother, Don, and friend, Lowell. In the midst of all this, Adam also has to juggle his three children and deal with his sister-in-law,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MAN

Summary: Parenting is no joke! In this light-hearted family film, one dad shakes off a mid-life crisis and reconnects with his family, with his Bible in one hand and his phone in the other.

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Publisher / Publication Date: GVN Releasing 2020

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Se

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Alexander, Jessica Joelle

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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

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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

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1 available in Consider This, 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

David-Weill, Cécile

Summary: "Part memoir, part parenting guide, part American and part French, Parents Under the Influence offers a unique view of the challenges of parenting, and fresh perspectives on how to find a beneficial path forward for parents and children alike. How should we raise our children? It should be a simple enough question to answer but in fact it is an intimidating and complex one. We often address it...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Other Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 DAV

Davies, Simone

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Summary: "Drawing on principles developed by the educator Dr Maria Montessori, The Montessori Baby shows how to raise your baby from birth to age one with love, respect, insight, and a surprising sense of calm... Including how to prepare yourself for parenthood physically, emotionally, intellectually, and spiritually. Become an active observer to understand what your baby is really telling you. Create...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2021

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

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

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

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

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