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  1. Child Custody Mediation

    An Introduction to the Emotional Dynamics of Divorce, the Process of Mediation, and Developmentally Sensitive Parenting Plans

    By Robert Emery

    Series: DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

    In this workshop, Dr. Emery reviews the research on the impact of divorce on children and presents child custody mediation as a way to ameliorate some of the risks associated with divorce. He describes research findings on the risk of divorce and divorce rates from various countries. In addition,...

    Published November 25th 2013 by Routledge

  2. A.C.T. for Children

    Assisting Children through Transition

    By JoAnne Pedro-Carroll

    Series: DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

    Dr. Pedro Carroll begins by summarizing the current research on the impact of divorce on children. She then discusses the risk and protective factors for children of families going through divorce. She also describes the different ways children of various ages may respond to separation/divorce. Dr....

    Published November 25th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Stepfamilies

    A Global Perspective on Research, Policy, and Practice

    By Jan Pryor

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This new book reviews the most current global research and highlights the challenges, possibilities, and dynamics of stepfamily households. It describes their formation, their experiences, and the factors that help them thrive. International and cultural differences are highlighted throughout along...

    Published November 15th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Acculturation and Parent-Child Relationships

    Measurement and Development

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein, Linda R. Cote

    Series: Monographs in Parenting Series

    Although many researchers agree on a general definition of acculturation, the conceptualization and measurement of acculturation remain controversial. To address the issues, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) sponsored a conference that brought together scholars...

    Published October 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Primordial Violence

    Spanking Children, Psychological Development, Violence, and Crime

    By Murray A. Straus, Emily M. Douglas, Rose Anne Medeiros

    A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014! Why do parents hit those they love? What effect does it have on children? What can be done to end this pattern? These are some of the questions explored in The Primordial Violence. Featuring longitudinal data from over 7,000 U.S. families as well as results...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Development in Infancy

    A Contemporary Introduction, 5th Edition

    By Marc H. Bornstein, Martha E. Arterberry, Michael E. Lamb

    This topically-organized text provides a comprehensive overview of infant development with a strong theoretical and research base. Readers gain a clear understanding of infant development and issues that will be the focus of significant advances in infancy studies in the future. The new fifth...

    Published July 9th 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships

    What Works and What Doesn't

    By Patricia L. Papernow

    Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships draws on current research, a wide variety of clinical modalities, and thirty years of clinical work with stepfamily members to describe the special challenges stepfamilies face. The book presents the concept of "stepfamily architecture" and the...

    Published May 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Community Parent Education Program (COPE)

    A Group-Based, Family-Systems-Oriented Workshop for Parents of Children with Disruptive Behavior Disorders

    By Charles Cunningham

    This workshop begins with an overview of the research supporting parent training programs for parents of children with disruptive behavior problems. Dr. Cunningham then presents the research supporting his group-based parenting program (COPE). Dr. Cunningham details each session of the COPE program...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Teaching Parents Home-Based Strategies for Managing Disruptive Behavior

    By Jessica Robb

    In this workshop, Dr. Robb demonstrates effective parenting techniques for children with disruptive behavior problems. She begins by summarizing the common components of manualized behavioral parent training programs and highlights the effective ingredients of these treatment packages. In addition,...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Family Theories

    A Content-Based Approach

    Edited by Mark A. Fine, Frank D. Fincham

    Organized by content areas rather than by theory, this comprehensive, accessible handbook helps readers gain greater insight into how key theories have impacted today’s family research. Most competing books, organized by theory, do not provide a strong sense of the links between theory and research...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge