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  1. The Psychology of Parental Control

    How Well-meant Parenting Backfires

    By Wendy S. Grolnick

    What is parental control? Is it positive or negative for children? What makes parents controlling with their children, even when they value supporting children's autonomy? Are there alternatives to control and how might we apply them in important domains of children's lives, such as school and...

    Published August 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  2. Involved Fathering and Men's Adult Development

    Provisional Balances

    By Rob Palkovitz

    Involved Fathering and Men's Adult Development is an interdisciplinary book that synthesizes theoretical, empirical, and anecdotal writings from different fields and provides an analysis of extensive interviews with 40 fathers. Along with the exploration of the distinct contribution that fathers...

    Published May 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  3. Evaluating Systems of Care

    The Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program. A Special Issue of children's Services: Social Policy, Research, and Practice

    Edited by E. Wayne Holden, Ana Maria Brannan

    This issue consists of five articles profiling different aspects of the national evaluation of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program. Over the last eight years, this program provided grants to develop community-based systems of care for children...

    Published February 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  4. A Clinician's Guide to Maintaining and Enhancing Close Relationships

    Edited by John H. Harvey, Amy Wenzel

    In the past 10 years, there has been a substantial increase in the number of theoretical and empirical investigations into the maintenance and enhancement of close, romantic relationships. This literature targets the everyday behaviors, expressions of love, and cognitive styles that characterize...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Family Systems Test (FAST)

    Theory and Application

    Edited by Thomas M. Gehring, Marianne Debry, Peter K. Smith, Peter K. Smith

    The Family System Test (FAST), developed by Thomas M. Gehring, is an important new tool for investigating family relations. Based on the structural-systemic theory of families, it is a figural technique for representing emotional bonds (cohesion) and hierarchical structures in the family or similar...

    Published June 14th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Close Romantic Relationships

    Maintenance and Enhancement

    Edited by John H. Harvey, Amy Wenzel

    With contributions from the leading experts on relationships, this book covers important issues, such as love as self-expansion, equity in maintaining close relationships, commitment, social support, self-verification, and minding the relationship. The end result is a comprehensive account of the...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  7. Interwoven Lives

    Adolescent Mothers and Their Children

    By Thomas L. Whitman, John G. Borkowski, Deborah A. Keogh, Keri Weed

    Edited by Keri Weed

    Series: Research Monographs in Adolescence Series

    Despite a growing body of scholarship on the phenomenon of adolescent parenting, minimal attention has been given to investigating systematic changes in adolescent mothers' and their children's psychological functioning over time. This book reports on a longitudinal study conducted to examine the...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  8. Does It Take A Village?

    Community Effects on Children, Adolescents, and Families

    Edited by Alan Booth, Ann C. Crouter

    Series: Penn State University Family Issues Symposia Series

    Does It Take a Village? focuses on the mechanisms that link community characteristics to the functioning of the families and individuals within them--community norms, economic opportunities, reference groups for assessing relative deprivation, and social support networks. Contributors underscore...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  9. Television and the American Family

    2nd Edition

    Edited by J. Alison Bryant, J. Alison Bryant

    This second edition of a trend-setting volume provides an updated examination of the interaction between families and the most pervasive mass medium: television. Charting the dynamic developments of the American family and television over the past decade, this volume provides a comprehensive...

    Published December 1st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Basic Concepts in Family Therapy

    An Introductory Text, Second Edition

    By Linda Berg Cross

    Gain confidence and creativity in your family therapy interventions with new, up-to-date research!Basic Concepts in Family Therapy: An Introductory Text, Second Edition, presents twenty-two basic psychological concepts that therapists may use to understand clients and provide successful services to...

    Published February 14th 2000 by Routledge