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Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children
By Jane Gilgun
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.
Boost Your Self-Esteem and Blossom
By Linda Meckler
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Linda Meckler was married for over twenty five years; I am a mother and now a grandmother. I have been reflecting over my past and I have found several reasons why self-esteem is so important to me.
Your Children's Teeth: A Parent's Guide To Saving Money At The Dentist
By Steven Brazis
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Should Johnny’s permanent teeth be coming in crooked like that? Should I take Mary to an orthodontist because of all the spaces between her baby teeth? What are these sealants I’ve heard about? These and many other questions people have are answered in “Your Children’s Teeth: A Parents Guide To Saving Money At the Dentist.” Dr. Steven Brazis has practiced family dentistry for 35+ yrs.
Blending Families With Children
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Not all attempts to blend families are successful. However, many of them, with resulting close ties, offer rewarding relationships, rich memories and the satisfaction that comes from challenges met and survived. The more thoroughly the families prepare for the merger, the more manageable the inevitable surprises and the greater the likelihood of success.
Planning and Building a Stepfamily
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Planning and building a stepfamily is not a responsibility to take lightly. It can be a very trying and, at times, seemingly impossible endeavor. Many potential pitfalls can arise and threaten to destroy the stepfamily. Nonetheless, meeting and mastering these special challenges can bring unanticipated satisfactions and rewarding depths of family closeness and affection.
Children from Alcoholic Families
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The early identification and treatment of children from alcoholic families is a challenge for everybody who works with or cares about the future of children. The information contained in this publication attempts to meet this crucial challenge. The application of this information can make an important difference in determining the effects of alcoholism on children from alcoholic families.
Effects of Divorce on Children
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
It is toward a better understanding of how parents can be more sensitive to their children during the divorce process that this publication is dedicated. When parents put the needs of their children first, and are aware of how their own behavior can either harm or help their offspring during this time of turmoil, it is possible to reduce the negative EFFECTS OF DIVORCE ON CHILDREN.
Single Parenting
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
This publication addresses many common problems faced by single parents. Lists are included as practical tools to help single parents identify specific areas needing changes. This publication reassures single parents that they can be effective parents and provides advice about how they can develop and maintain a stable and healthy family environment.
Learning Every Day, In Every Way
By Jackie Paxton
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011 by eTreasures Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
As parents, a problem we face in today’s society is determining what our children need to know, and finding the time to help them learn. This book is here to help. It focuses on the skills and abilities your child will need to be successful in school. The activities are designed to address the specific skills that will be most useful as your child prepares to begin his/her journey of learning.
Helping Your Shy Child to Succeed
By Michielle DJ Beck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
If you have a child who's shy, you can help him or her succeed in life. It's possible to overcome shyness without losing one's personality or interests, and that can help with job opportunities, a personal life, and other issues that need to be faced as a person grows up. Overcoming shyness the right way can make it easier and much more rewarding for everyone involved.
Surviving Postpartum Depression
By Michielle DJ Beck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Postpartum depression is relatively common, and it can be extremely debilitating. If you or someone you love is suffering from it, you can - and should - get help. You don't have to continue to feel sad and miserable, and you can get back to being your old self. Don't take postpartum depression lightly. Get the help you need and use the resources available to you.
Bringing Home Baby: The Care Manual Your Newborn Should Have Come With
By Michielle DJ Beck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Bringing a new baby home can be an exciting time, but it can also be confusing and overwhelming. With the tips in this ebook, as well as the online and offline resources at the end of it, you'll be more prepared to welcome your little bundle of joy into your home without any added stress and anxiety.
Neurobiolology & Social Work
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Advances in the understandings of human brains have implications for social work practice. This discussion provides information about the interactive nature of human development. Human brains--and human beings--are co-constructed. Social workers need to be as sensitively attuned as parents if they are to provide effective services.
Recognizing and Coping With ADHD in Your Child
By Michielle DJ Beck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common disorders diagnosed in children. If you're the parent of an ADHD child, it's very important that you know the best ways to treat and care for that child. This ebook provides suggestions and information for parents and other caregivers, as well as a list of online and offline resources.
A Parents' Guide to the Roots of Sibling Rivalry
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Harsh feelings and actions among siblings born a few years apart routinely torment their parents. If you observe very closely and examine what is going on from the perspective of the key players, you also will learn that sibling rivalry is perfectly natural. While that understanding may not enable you to eliminate the unpleasantness, it will allow you to alleviate it as much as possible.
A Parents' Guide to Selecting Toys for Infants and Toddlers
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
There is no such thing as a “foolproof” pick. However, by following a few basic guidelines, parents can see to it that their hard-earned money is wisely invested, rather than wasted, and with some reliable knowledge about what infants and toddlers are like at different stages of development, they can ensure that their baby will have an ample supply of appropriate and enjoyable playthings.
A Parents' Guide to the World of the Newborn
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Unlike automobiles, newborn babies do not come with owner’s manuals. Parents certainly would feel better if they could be reasonably confident that they were avoiding major mistakes and handling matters in the most beneficial manner. Therefore, some sensible guidance regarding the world of the newborn is in order to ensure that their baby's debut is a success.
A Parents' Guide to Ensuring a Successful Day Care Experience for an Infant or Toddler
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
As they go about the business of selecting an ideal facility, mothers and fathers should definitely look for certain standards of quality. However, in order to ensure the best circumstances possible, they also must reconsider and reinforce their own commitment to be full partners in their child’s day care experience.
A Parents' Guide to Making Sense of Developmental Milestones During Infancy and Toddlerhood
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
For most parents, the “as expected” appearance of major developmental milestones during infancy and toddlerhood is a relief. For other parents, the “off-schedule” emergence of these achievements produces anxiety. However, while a child “missing the mark” may be cause for concern, in many cases the real problem is simply misunderstanding of what developmental milestones represent.
A Parents' Guide to Encouraging Imagination and Creativity During Early Childhood
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
There is no known method of bestowing or teaching imagination and creativity. However, research has demonstrated that these qualities certainly can be encouraged and enhanced during early childhood. Furthermore, psychologists and educators have discovered how important it is to do so. Without adequate and appropriate nurturing, they actually may be severely diminished or destroyed.