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Child Visitation and the Formation of Self-Esteem
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
This ebook discusses what not to do after the divorce, or put more positively, what to do to help your child(ren) cope and process this very big life-changing event with specific emphasis on the development of their self-esteem. This is a time when kid's self-esteem is likely to take a very big hit, unless...
Torn: True Stories of Kids, Career & the Conflict of Modern Motherhood
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 74,530. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Striking the right balance between career and motherhood is one of the most stressful, heart-wrenching tasks facing women today. Forty-seven women examine the conflict between the need to nurture and the need to work and reveal creative solutions for having the best of both worlds. They offer hope and inspiration but also reveal the messy realities of modern motherhood.
5 Keys Parenting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How would you feel if your home was peaceful and filled with laughter and love instead of arguments and disrespect? What if there was a way to end all the arguing, whining, backchatting and rudeness in your family in just a few weeks? The 5 Keys system is a simple and effective strategy, based on generations-old principles, that will help you to create a happy, calm family within a few weeks.
Gradebusters: How Parents Can End The Bad Grades Battle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
From three decades as a counselor, Stephen Schmitz knows that most parents deeply want to help their children at school. But he knows all too well how powerless most parents feel in turning their lackluster learners around. In Gradebusters: How Parents Can End the Bad Grades Battle, he shares his practical methods with parents disturbed about their kids’ low levels of academic achievement.
Unsustainable Population
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Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(4.00 from 1 review)
The book attempts to put the issue of sustainable population on the political agenda. Global warming, species extinction and migration pressure arise when seven billion people occupy a planet that may only sustain two billion. Anti-immigrant feelings, the Arab Spring and wars in Africa and Syria may be consequences of the birth rate. Options are considered for six countries.
Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children
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Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
How to know when children have been sexually abused poses special challenges. Some children speak up, while others are scared into silence. Some show no signs, while others show signs of stress and trauma. At times, the interactions between children and the persons who may be abusing them sometimes raise concerns. This article show the many different signs that children show or may not show.
Basic Parenting 101 The Manual Your Child Should Have Been Born With
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Basic Parenting 101 The Manual Your Child Should Have Been Born With is a realistic view of the importance of parenting. Dr. Phil focuses on showing parents how to solve problems with understanding, humor and love. Dr. Phil clearly explains how parents, step parents, teachers and counselors can raise honest, responsible, and caring children. Dr. Phil makes psychology usable.
Taboo Secrets of Pregnancy: A Guide to Life with a Belly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,430. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Brass, outspoken and witty, "Taboo Secrets of Pregnancy" dishes out practical advice and pee-in-your-pants fun like no one yet. Join this pregnant mom of two as she journeys yet again through the rough and tumble life of a pregger. Boldly proclaiming taboo truths on those touchy subjects that books gloss over and doctors 'forget' to mention.
The Drug Addict Pattern
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Series: Basic Home Security, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 35,140. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
It seems that Society blames the parents of the drug addict for his feebleness in life. In this short article you will not find any sympathy for the drug addict for we deal with the real victims which are the abused parents. It shows you how to spot a drug addict for they all manifest the same pattern which is impossible to hide. We answer the legal questions which go with drug abuse.
Breastfeeding 101: Breastfeeding How to, Diet, Problems and Tips
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Breast Feeding
"Breastfeeding 101: Breastfeeding How to, Diet, Problems and Tips" will help you through some common question you have. -The benefits of breastfeeding -What diet the mother should take to ensure the proper nutrition for her newborn baby -Breastfeeding positions -Tips and tools for breastfeeding -Common breastfeeding problem and how to handle them -When to wean a baby and how to do it the right way
Readiness to Adopt Children with Special Needs: A Self-Survey for Prospective Adoptive Parents
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Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
This survey is for prospective adoption parents who are considering adopting children children with special needs. Your answers will show you where you have strengths as a parent and where you have room for improvement.
Called to Adoption: A Christian's Guide to Answering the Call
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Price: Free! Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
Do you feel that you are called to adopt a child? Many Christian families, seeing the need to step forward in faith and raise a child not of their bodies, are choosing to learn more about the miracle of families created through adoption.
A NEATS Analysis of Autism Spectrum Disorders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(4.00 from 1 review)
The purpose of this article is to describe the various types of autism and to show how early intervention can help some children with autism gain in social and language skills. The article also describes ASD in terms of their neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, & self-regulation (NEATS). Important information for parents and professionals.
The Coaching Parent: Help Your Children Realise Their Potential by Becoming Their Personal Success Coach
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2009 by Bookshaker.com. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Imagine You Could Afford The World’s Best Coach For Your Child… Watch, listen to and feel what it is like as your child blossoms, discovers hidden talents and abilities, and develops an ever-deepening level of self-confidence. Notice how the coach is working. Marvel at the wonderful rapport coach and child share, how learning has become not only enjoyable, but also easier and faster.
Mom, I’m Bored: Fun Activities for Elementary and Pre-Teen Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Jennifer Stewart. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
What can you do to keep your kids occupied and entertained without sitting them in front of the television? Keeping your kids active keeps them happy and healthy! Discover how easy it is to keep your school-aged children happily occupied with crafts and games. Try some (or all) of the suggestions that follow and your children will never be bored again!
Problem Children: It's Not Always the Parent's Fault
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology
Parents are often blamed for causing their children's problems, regardless of the age of the child or the number of "good children" that the parents have raised in addition to the "problem child." As a result of this bias against parents, especially when the bias is propagated by those in the so-called helping professions, efforts to help problem children often fail.
Choosing Childcare
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Choosing Childcare offers the original, detailed, concise, practical guidance on selecting childcare. Provides essential answers to best services. Includes information, checklists, potential arrangements, interviewing, understanding choices, tips on selection, pros and cons, planning budget, resources, schedules and more.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 1)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: Free! Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
Piercing Confessions of a Wicked Stepmother
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Insta-parents don't come with Insta-instructions, but they sure would come in handy. In her latest compilation of hilarious insights, Kit Frazier includes: • New and inventive ways to annoy small children • Body art and B-average bribes • Juggling fire batons & other good times • Who’s got what and how much can I get my hands on? • Most sex does not come with screaming cat sounds.
Who's Raising Whom?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
What sets this classic child-raising book apart from other books is Dr. Larry Waldman's ability to tell you why your child is misbehaving--then, step-by-step, in easy-to-understand language he tells you how to use proven methods to reverse that behavior. Over 24,000 families have been helped by this book. It is the next best thing to having eight one-on-one counseling sessions with Dr. Waldman.