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  • The Best Gender-neutral Baby Name Book

    The Best Gender-neutral Baby Name Book

    Mannarino Melanie  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/7/16 出版

    the ultimate collection of unique unisex baby names—from traditional to modern—including the origin and history of the name and any cultural icons (men or women) who share the name.what’s in a name? a lot. for generations they’ve indicated a lot about a person: their family history personality traits and qualities—and let’s not forget about nicknames both good and bad. but while a name may have special significance to the parents who choose it when you stop and think about it there’s little else it can reveal about a baby or the adult that child grows into. try to accurately imagine what a kid named frankie looks like...he could be a preschool boy who loves to paint or a teenage girl who is the star of her track team. same goes for casey jamie or taylor. just as we no longer automatically choose “girl (pink) or “boy (blue) colors today’s parents want their child to have a unique name that defies stereotypes. this one-of-a-kind book compiles the best gender-neutral baby names for your child along with fun “top 5 lists that make unique baby names sprinkled throughout (including foods mythological places surnames and more). use as a guide or read it cover to cover—or dip into specific chapters if you’ve already got a first letter in mind. have fun be creative and know that whatever name you choose your baby will be a unique and amazing person who defines themselves.

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  • Parents Poverty and the State

    Parents Poverty and the State

    Eisenstadt NaomiOppenheim Carey  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/7/15 出版

    parents poverty and the state considers the different stances that successive governments have taken towards parents during the past two decades exploring the emergence of parenting as an acceptable issue for government as well as the tensions in government policy between supporting families through fiscal policy and supporting parenting through social policy. eisenstadt and oppenheim also discuss the impact of emerging neurological research on policy and practice and the areas for improvement as governments continually struggle to address the needs of parents once their children become teenagers and young adults.  

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  • What We Owe to Our Children

    What We Owe to Our Children

    Fowler Tim  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/7/15 出版

    what we owe to our children examines its title subject by pondering three questions: what constitutes children well-being? what responsibilities do parents have to ensure their children well-being? and what responsibilities does the state have in helping parents? tim fowler argues that although parents are rightly seen as the primary caregivers society has a duty to ensure that children interests are promoted. ?/div

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  • Fathering in a Father-friendly Welfare State

    Fathering in a Father-friendly Welfare State

    Brandth BeritKvande Elin  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/7/15 出版

    fathering in a father-friendly welfare state looks at scandinavian parental leave policies focusing on how extensive leave for fathers can affect traditional gender roles and increase paternal involvement in children lives. in addition to examining how time off for fathers has altered welfare working life in these countries brandth and kvande postulate on how the incoming populations of migrant fathers may relate to the laws and expectations in place in norway and its neighbors. ?/div

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  • Positive Discipline for Preschoolers

    Positive Discipline for Preschoolers

    Nelsen JaneErwin Cheryl/ Duffy Roslyn Ann  著 Harmony Books 出版 2019/7/9 出版

    completely updated with the latest research in child development and learning positive discipline for preschoolers will help parents understand their preschooler and provide early methods to raise a child who is responsible respectful and resourceful.caring for young children is one of the most challenging tasks an adult will ever face. no matter how much you love your child there will be moments filled with frustration anger and even desperation. there will also be questions: why does my four-year-old deliberately lie to me? why is everything a struggle with my three-year-old? should i ever spank my preschooler when she is disobedient? over the years millions of parents have come to trust the positive discipline series and its common-sense approach to child-rearing.this revised and updated fourth edition includes a new chapter on the importance of play and outdoor experiences on child development along with new information on school readiness childhood brain growth and social/emotional learning. you’ll also find practical solutions for how to:- teach appropriate social skills at an early age- avoid the power struggles that often come with mastering sleeping eating and potty training- see misbehavior as an opportunity to teach nonpunitive discipline--not punishment

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  • Discipline With Love and Limits

    Discipline With Love and Limits

    Unell Barbara C.Wyckoff Jerry  著 Da Capo Lifelong 出版 2019/7/9 出版

    a new edition of the parenting guide that has sold nearly 1 million copies with practical strategies for today’s parents to improve the health learning and behavior of children by building supportive and protective relationships this beloved parenting guide has taught thousands of parents to effectively manage the most common behavior problems in a loving yet firm way and increase your child’s frustration tolerance and ability to delay gratification. written for a new generation of parents and children this completely revised and updated edition of discipline with love and limits addresses key issues such as talking back travel meltdowns and overeating with new sections on: the surprising reasons that bribing and giving-in -- unhealthy discipline -- can cause toxic stress without parents and teachers even knowing it.the new easy-to-remember mind s.e.t.?-- 3 positive steps that lower stress for you and your child in the heat of the moment.the recommended discipline solutions called for in the new december 2018 policy statement of the american academy of pediatrics for effective discipline by setting limits and teaching acceptable behaviors.the addition of over 50 new common asked-for everyday behaviors challenging today’s parents.why and how our practical parenting solutions promote healthy brain development a million times a second every day in children birth-5 years of age.with its easy-to-use format that breaks down the symptom cause preventative steps and practical solutions for each issue discipline with love and limits is every parent’s guide to building positive relationships with their children teaching empathy and inclusiveness and empowering their children to function at their best.

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  • Mind Kind

    Mind Kind

    North Joanna  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/7/9 出版

    mind kind: your child’s mental health gives vital insight into the world of mental health and provides a value based system to help parents and caregivers to connect with their children and support them towards positive mental health and wellbeing. as a practising psychotherapist dr joanna north is an expert in the field and has helped many parents to grow strong and healthy minds. chapters are devoted to behaviour management; helping children through difficult times; and developing a ’mind kind approach’ to mental health conditions such as stress anxiety and depression. family break-ups divorce and step-parenting receive special attention while there is also a chapter dedicated to eating disorders and their link to mental health. in addition dr north addresses common parental misunderstandings about mental health and provides effective tools and strategies for every age and stage of childhood to create an environment that promotes positive mental wellbeing.

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  • How to Be a Dad

    How to Be a Dad

    Duke Oscar  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/7/2 出版

    in this first doctor-written guide to fatherhood oscar combines the medical knowledge of a healthcare professional with his real-life experience to provide an honest humorous and engaging book that takes you on a journey from baby scans to birthing pools and beyond. written chronologically the structure takes shape from body parts - chapters include the womb (fertility to foetus) stomach (filling it hiding it and stopping it vomiting) genes (the science of screening) and vagina (different ways to get a baby out). each chapter has a ’dr’ section containing easily digestible facts and clarifying daunting medical jargon that surrounds pregnancy and childbirth and a ’dad’ section that contains more emotional and anecdotal tales from oscar’s male patients as well as his own experience. also included are tips from mums describing how they are feeling throughout pregnancy and advice on what dads can do (and not do!) to help ease the burden.’i hope that as a doctor and a new dad i will go some way towards answering those ’man questions’ that never quite make it to the pub locker-room water cooler or any other locations where men might find themselves having meaningful chats with another guy. think of this as a papery man-hug in what is a potentially treacherous world of terminology hormones social change sleep deprivation and finally dirty nappies with tiny feet attached.’

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  • A Radical Guide for Women With ADHD

    A Radical Guide for Women With ADHD

    women with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (adhd) often feel misunderstood and experience a sense of alienation because of their differences. this radical guide empowers readers to challenge the cultural stigma and deeply internalized shame of being a woman living with an invisible disorder. with this groundbreaking book readers will discover their individual strengths as they build self-esteem celebrate their neurodiversity learn to communicate with boldness and clarity form sustainable relationships identify their core values and move toward a more meaningful life.

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  • Anxiety Management for Kids on the Autism Spectrum

    Anxiety Management for Kids on the Autism Spectrum

    Lynch Christopher  著 Future Horizons Inc 出版 2019/7/1 出版

    this books serves as a clear and comprehensive anxiety management guide for those who live with and support children on the autism spectrum. its central purpose is to highlight the reasons why children on the spectrum have so much anxiety and to directly tie this knowledge to practical and actionable recommendations. those who live or work with kids on the spectrum are acutely aware of how prevalent anxiety is for those with autism and they can see first-hand how it causes distress and impedes progress. however those who support kids with autism are rarely provided with clear guidance on how to manage this anxiety. this book changes that. through his 20 plus years as a clinical psychologist dr. lynch has devoted his career to relieving distress in kids with autism and related concerns. his award winning stress and anxiety management guide (totally chill: my complete guide to staying cool) provided children with effective and unique tools for coping and thriving. this book extends those tools to parents teachers and therapists. the book provides clear guidance on how to identify anxiety in children with autism and most importantly how to link this anxiety to specific factors. the book identifies 5 factors that are commonly known to elicit anxiety in children with autism. these are labeled as: rigidity sensory sensitivities social challenges communication barriers and task frustration. these factors are covered extensively and specific suggestions are provided for addressing each of them. in addition to addressing the 5 factors the book provides chapters in other important areas pertaining to anxiety and autism including: a chapter on how to teach stress and anxiety management strategies to children on the spectrum. a chapter devoted to applying strategies in the school environment. a chapter devoted to understanding and nurturing a child strengths to build resilience. anxiety can be overwhelming for children with autism. however it doesn need to be. with this clear and comprehensive guide parents teachers and therapists can take a crucial step towards managing anxiety thereby relieving distress and unlocking potential.

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  • Baby Bargains

    Baby Bargains

    Fields DeniseFields Alan  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/6/30 出版

    america’s best-selling and best-loved guide to baby gear is back with an updated and revised edition! yes a baby book that actually answers the big question about having a baby: how am i going to afford all this? with the average cost of a baby topping $7400 for just the first year alone new parents need creative solutions and innovative ideas to navigate the consumer maze that confronts all parents-to-be. baby bargains is the answer! inside youl discover: ?best bet picks for cribs car seats strollers high chairs diapers and more! ?cheat sheets for your baby registryreate a baby registry in minutes with our good better best ideas. ?seven things no one tells you about baby gear from nursery furniture to feeding baby. ?the truth about strollersnd which brands work best in the real world. ?dozens of safety tips to keep baby safe and affordably baby proof your home. ?detailed charts that compare brands of cribs high chairs car seats and more. this new 13th edition adds the latest tips and advice on getting bargains on baby gear including: streamlined recommendations by parenting lifestyle from a crib for space-challenged urban parents to an affordable car seat for grandma’s car. new recommendations for baby feeding from baby food processors to storage ideas for home-made baby food. budget-friendly picks for dozens of items from high chairs to infant car seats. expanded coverage of the price war on diapersho’s got the best deals now?

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  • The Positive Parenting Handbook

    The Positive Parenting Handbook

    Hutchings Judy  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/6/26 出版

    why do children act out? how can parents best manage problematic behaviour? and how can parents move beyond difficult behaviour to build a positive nurturing relationship with their child? the little parent handbook is a straightforward guide to managing behaviour in children drawing on judy hutchings many years of research and practice on parenting programmes to offer parents simple solutions to daily dilemmas. the clear and easy advice in this concise guide offers parents skills and tools that support positive parent/child relationships for happy and confident children. it explores how to build strong bonds encourage behaviour we want to see through praise and small rewards ways of giving instructions that make it more likely children will follow them explains how ignoring some unwanted behaviours can be helpful and strategies for managing problem behaviour. the little parent handbook is ideal for all parents including those of children with diagnosed developmental difficulties and the range of professionals who work with them. ?/p

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  • The Not Good Enough Mother

    The Not Good Enough Mother

    Lamb Sharron  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/6/25 出版 有聲CD

    what happens when a psychologist begins to analyze her own parenting?

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  • The Not Good Enough Mother

    The Not Good Enough Mother

    Lamb Sharon  著 Beacon Pr 出版 2019/6/25 出版

    a psychologist who evaluates the fitness of parents for the courts finds herself reassessing her own mothering when her son falls victim to the opiate crisis.psychologist and expert witness sharon lamb evaluates parents. the conclusions she reaches can mean that some parents will never see their children again. she is well-trained and knows what’s in the best interest of the child. but when her son’s struggle with opioid addiction comes to light she starts to doubt her right to make judgments about other mothers.lamb introduces readers to the forensic evaluation of parenting particularly in high stakes cases concerning termination of parental rights. she details for us the tools of her trade including tests and observation techniques. she describes vividly the plight of individual parents mothers in particular struggling to make stable homes for their kids amidst the economic and emotional turmoil of their lives in the context of the opioid epidemic which has ravaged her home state of vermont. in her office during visits with their children and in family court we meet the parents waiting anxiously for lamb’s verdict: have they turned their lives around under child welfare’s watchful eye? do they understand their children’s needs? in short are they good enough? what is good enough? lamb turns that question on herself in the midst of her shocking discovery that her son has an opiate addiction. amazed at her own denial feeling powerless to help him lamb confronts the heartache she can bring into the lives of others and her power to tear families apart. as an expert a professor and a mother dr. lamb gives voice to the near impossible standards we attach to the concept of motherhood.

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  • The Teenager’s Guide to Life the Universe and Being Awesome

    The Teenager’s Guide to Life the Universe and Being Awesome

    Cope Andy  著 Teach Yourself 出版 2019/6/25 出版

    you are already the best in the world at being you. this book will help you get even better.mental illness is rife among young people. it’s in the news daily. the current somewhat flawed system is ’wait until kids crack up and then try to fix them’. but why wait ’til you crack up in the first place? this book shows you how to think big prepare for your future with confidence and make a dent on the universe.the mix of science personal development and humor in this book is easy to read but practical and of equal use to children parents or schools and has been developed in line with andy’s direct experience working with young people across the country.

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  • Unschooled

    Unschooled

    McDonald KerryGrey Peter/ Lockford Lesa (NRT)  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/6/25 出版 有聲CD

    education has become synonymous with schooling but it doesn矌 have to be.

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  • The Positive Parenting Handbook

    The Positive Parenting Handbook

    Hutchings Judy  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/6/24 出版

    why do children act out? how can parents best manage problematic behaviour? and how can parents move beyond difficult behaviour to build a positive nurturing relationship with their child? the little parent handbook is a straightforward guide to managing behaviour in children drawing on judy hutchings many years of research and practice on parenting programmes to offer parents simple solutions to daily dilemmas. the clear and easy advice in this concise guide offers parents skills and tools that support positive parent/child relationships for happy and confident children. it explores how to build strong bonds encourage behaviour we want to see through praise and small rewards ways of giving instructions that make it more likely children will follow them explains how ignoring some unwanted behaviours can be helpful and strategies for managing problem behaviour. the little parent handbook is ideal for all parents including those of children with diagnosed developmental difficulties and the range of professionals who work with them. ?/p

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  • Father-daughter Relationships

    Father-daughter Relationships

    Nielsen Linda  著 Routledge 出版 2019/6/22 出版

    in this fully revised new edition father-daughter relationships: contemporary research and issues summarises and analyses the most relevant research regarding father-daughter relationships aiming to break down the persistent misconceptions regarding fatherhood and father-daughter relationships and encourage the reader to take a more objective and analytical approach. the research is brought to life with compelling personal stories from fathers and daughters including well-known celebrities and politicians. boxed quizzes and questionnaires show students how the research can be applied to their own lives while others highlight the relationships between real-life fathers and daughters. nielsen discusses the father-daughter relationship within a diverse range of family structures including divorced and separated parents gay parents adopted children and children of sperm donors. covering a wide range of topics including the father impact on his daughter cognitive academic social and physical wellbeing ethnic minorities and incarcerated or abusive fathers father-daughter relationships: contemporary research and issues gives panoramic view of the most recent research and statistics. this book is essential reading for upper level undergraduate and for graduate students as well as for practitioners working with families such as social workers mental health professionals and family counsellors. it is especially relevant for courses in psychology sociology women studies and counselling. linda nielsen is a professor of adolescent and educational psychology at wake forest university. a member of the faculty for 35 years she is a nationally recognized expert on father-daughter relationships.

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