• Raising Empowered Daughters

    Raising Empowered Daughters

    Adamick Mike  著 Seal Pr 出版 2019/6/4 出版

    a fists-up handbook for helping dads help their daughters resist the patriarchy written by popular feminist dad blogger mike adamickas a primary male role model in a girl’s life a father influences his daughter in profound ways from the way she defines her female identity to what she expects from men. in raising empowered daughters mike adamick offers a wise and witty handbook for dads suggesting ways to raise girls who won’t settle for second-class-citizenship. examining the extraordinary array of sexisms-both subtle and not-so-subtle-girls encounter adamick highlights not just the ways that girls and boys are treated differently but how the roles of moms and dads are shaped by society too. full of eye-opening anecdotes and dad-relatable humor this is a necessary guide for every father who wants to raise a confident daughter.

  • Countdown to College

    Countdown to College

    Rinere Monique Ph.D.  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/3/5 出版

    after all the testing and touring and applying your child has been accepted to college. congratulations! now what? every new student grapples with making a successful transition to college—with remaining healthy happy grounded and in school. indeed the national statistics are sobering: one in three freshmen will not come back for sophomore year and less than 50 percent will graduate on time. a student’s adjustment is key especially during the period starting with the lazy summer months before move-in and ending at the dizzying close of a student’s first semester. distilling lessons and sharing stories (some cautionary some entertaining all helpful) from her long college advisory career three-time ivy league dean monique rinere presents a unique month-by-month road map to a college experience that is rich rewarding and successful for teens and parents alike. taking parents from the moment the acceptances arrive to the end of the first college semester her expert advice covers: • assessing the right fit among your child’s options: who and what to ask to get the real scoop on campus and academic life • understanding actual costs: considering hidden expenses financial-aid and scholarship fine print loans and work-study opportunities • parenting through the senior slump so that students don’t jeopardize their hard-won college spot • talking to your child about freshman culture shock and their new freedoms around parties food finances and sleep • what your child needs to know about working with an academic advisor interacting with professors and creating their own community of advisors • how to help your rising freshman create a conceptual bridge from what they are a graduating high school senior to what they want to be a college alum • time-management and class-scheduling tips to help your child pick an appropriate class (and extracurricular) load • advice for parents facing the emptying nest: letting go of your anxieties about your child’s autonomy and seizing this opportunity to reinvent your life in new and intentional ways“a valuable and comprehensive guide for parents of college-bound students . . . the months between high school and college are a critical time but dr. monique rinere gives you confidence that everything will be all right.—marvin krislov president pace university

  • Thank You Teacher

    Thank You Teacher

    Collins JosephineLatter Jill (ILT)  著 Thunder Bay Pr 出版 2015/8/18 出版

    thank your teachers for everything they do by giving them this adorable gift bookthank you teacher. cute and compact this book expresses appreciation for the knowledge and encouragement teachers offer their students and also recognizes all the tasks they perform outside the classroom. with charming illustrations and sweet words this book acknowledges instructors with a special note of gratitude. tell your mentors how much you appreciate them withthank you teacher!

  • Family-centered Early Intervention

    Family-centered Early Intervention

    Raver Sharon A. Ph.D.Childress Dana C.  著 Paul H Brookes Pub Co 出版 2014/12/15 出版

    aligned with dec recommended practices and cec standards!a must for future early interventionists this introductory text prepares professionals to support infants and toddlers with special needs and their familiesnd address the osep child outcomes so critical to a program? success. focusing on the specific needs and challenges of children from birth to three the book gathers more than a dozen expert contributors with proven expertise in helping children who have or are at risk for developmental delays. early interventionists will learn recommended practices for family-centered evidence-based intervention and team collaboration knowledge they?l use for the rest of their careers to ensure the best possible outcomes for infants and young children. (also great for inservice professional development!)learn the foundations of:addressing the three osep child outcome indicators: positive social-emotional skills acquisition and use of knowledge and skills and using appropriate behaviors to meet needsdeveloping and implementing ifsps weaving intervention services into a family’s established routinesempowering parents to successfully guide and support their child’s development conducting interventions that support motor cognitive social-emotional communication and adaptive skills making the most of natural learning opportunities in natural environmentsworking in effective teams with professionals from diverse disciplinesmeeting the specific needs of children with all disabilities and/or risk areas including autism sensory disabilities and cognitive and/or motor disabilitiesstudent-friendly features: best practice highlights with specific intervention suggestions helpful discussion questions case studies in each chapter that illustrate the recommended strategies

  • Zero to Five

    Zero to Five

    Cutchlow- TracyUdesen- Betty (PHT)  著 Pear Pr 出版 2014/6/17 出版

    when youe a new parent the miracle of life might not always feel so miraculous. maybe your latest 2:00 a.m. 2:45 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. wake-up calls have left you wondering how ?sleep like a baby?ever became a figure of speech?and what the options are for restoring your sanity. or your child just left bite marks on someone and youe wondering how to handle it.first-time mom tracy cutchlow knows what youe going through. in zero to five: 70 essential parenting tips based on science (and what ie learned so far) she takes dozens of parenting tips based on scientific research and distills them into something you can easily digest during one of your two-minute-long breaks in the day. the pages are beautifully illustrated by award-winning photojournalist betty udesen.combining the warmth of a best friend with a straightforward style tracy addresses questions such as:should i talk to my pregnant belly / newborn? is that going to feel weird? (yes and absolutely.)how do i help baby sleep well? (start with the 45-minute rule.)how can i instill a love of learning in my child? (by using specific types of praise and criticism.)what will boost my child success in school? (play that requires self-control like make-believe.)my baby loves videos and cell-phone games. that cool right? (if you play too.)what tamps down temper tantrums? (naming emotions out loud.)my sweet baby just hit a playmate / lied to me about un-potting the plant / talked back. now what? (choose one of three logical consequences.)how do i get through an entire day of this? (with help. lots of help.)who knew babies were so funny? (they are!)whether you read the book front to back or skip around zero to five will help you make the best of the tantrums (yours and baby) moments of pure joy and other surprises along the totally-worth-it journey of parenting.

  • Smart but Scattered Teens

    Smart but Scattered Teens

    Guare RichardDawson Peg/ Guare Colin  著 Guilford Pubn 出版 2012/12/17 出版

    many tens of thousands of parents have used the bestselling smart but scattered to teach young kids vital skills for living up to their potential. now drs. richard guare and peg dawson apply their groundbreaking approach to the unique challenges of adolescence. despite high intelligence teens with executive skills deficits can be frustratingly disorganized distractible forgetful and moodyeaving worried parents torn between micromanaging and throwing up their hands. this positive guide gives parents step-by-step strategies for promoting teens’ independence by helping them get organized stay focused and control their impulses. drs. guare and dawsonoined by colin guare a young adult who has successfully faced these issues himselfresent proven tools vivid stories and insightful tips for reducing parenteen conflicts.

  • The Baby Owner’s Manual

    The Baby Owner’s Manual

    at last! a beginner’s guide to newborn baby technology you’ve programmed your dvr you’ve installed a wireless internet connection you can even check facebook on your cell phone. but none of this experience will prepare you for the world’s biggest technological marvel: a newborn baby.   through step-by-step instructions and helpful schematic diagrams the baby owner’s manual explores hundreds of frequently asked questions: what’s the best way to swaddle a baby? how can i make my newborn sleep through the night? when should i bring the baby to a doctor for servicing? whatever your concerns you’ll find the answers here—courtesy of celebrated pediatrician dr. louis borgenicht and his son joe borgenicht. together they provide plenty of useful advice for anyone who wants to learn the basics of childcare.

  • Routines-Based Early Intervention

    Routines-Based Early Intervention

    Mcwilliam R. A.  著 Paul H Brookes Pub Co 出版 2010/6/15 出版

    the definitive guide to routines-based early interventiontraight from the leading authority on this highly respected family-centered model. includes step-by-step guidance on each part of the model plus more than 25 photocopiable checklists to

  • Raising Boys 教出好兒子

    Raising Boys 教出好兒子

    Biddulph SteveStanish Paul (ILT)  著 Celestial Arts 出版 2008/8/1 出版

    a friendly and practical guide to the stages and issues in boys’? development from birth to manhood.from award-winning psychologist steve biddulph comes an expanded and updated edition of raising boys his international best seller published in 14 countries. his complete guide for parents educators and relatives includes chapters on testosterone sports and how boys’ and girls’ brains differ. with gentle humor and proven wisdom raising boys focuses on boys’ unique developmental needs to help them be happy and healthy at every stage of life.

  • Let Me Hear Your Voice: A Family’s Triumph over Autism

    Let Me Hear Your Voice: A Family’s Triumph over Autism

    Maurice Catherine  著 Ballantine Books 出版 1994/8/1 出版

    she was a beautiful doelike child with an intense graceful fragility. in her first year she picked up words smiled and laughed and learned to walk. but then anne-marie began to turn inward. and when her little girl lost some of the words she had acquired cried inconsolably and showed no interest in anyone around her catherine maurice took her to doctors who gave her a devastating diagnosis: autism.in their desperate struggle to save their daughter the maurices plunged into a medical nightmare of false hopes miracle cures and infuriating suggestions that anne-marie’s autism was somehow their fault. finally anne-marie was saved by an intensive behavioral therapy.let me hear your voice is a mother’s illuminating account of how one family triumphed over autism. it is an absolutely unforgettable book as beautifully written as it is informative.a vivid and uplifting story . . . offers new strength to parents who refuse to give up on their autistic children. -- kirkus reviewsoutstanding . . . heartfelt . . . a lifeline to families in similar circumstances. -- library journal

  • Parenting Without God

    Parenting Without God

    Arel DanMills Jessica (FRW)  著 Pm Pr 出版 2019/11/1 出版

    this practical guide—written with humility compassion and understanding—helps parents teach their children about standing up to religious proselytization and recognizing all forms of discrimination that hamper human dignity and democracy. it’s for parents who wish for their children to question everything and reach their own conclusions based on verifiable evidence. above all arel makes the argument that parents should lead by example—both by speaking candidly about the importance of secularism and by living an unabashedly secular life.

  • Before and After

    Before and After

    Wingate LisaChristie Judy  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/10/22 出版

    the incredible poignant true stories of victims of a notorious adoption scandal—some of whom learned the truth from lisa wingate’s bestselling novel before we were yours and were reunited with birth family members as a result of its wide reach from the 1920s to 1950 georgia tann ran a black-market baby business at the tennessee children’s home society in memphis. she offered up more than 5000 orphans tailored to the wish lists of eager parents—hiding the fact that many weren’t orphans at all but stolen sons and daughters of poor families desperate single mothers and women told in maternity wards that their babies had died. the publication of lisa wingate’s novel before we were yours brought new awareness of tann’s lucrative career in child trafficking. adoptees who knew little about their pasts gained insight into the startling facts behind their family histories. encouraged by their contact with wingate and award-winning journalist judy christie who documented the stories of fifteen adoptees in this book many determined tann survivors set out to trace their roots and find their birth families. before and after includes moving and sometimes shocking accounts of the ways in which adoptees were separated from their first families. often raised as only children many have joyfully reunited with siblings in the final decades of their lives. in before and after wingate and christie tell of first meetings that are all the sweeter and more intense for time missed and of families from very different social backgrounds reaching out to embrace better-late-than-never brothers sisters and cousins. in a poignant culmination of art meeting life long-silent victims of the tragically corrupt system return to memphis with wingate and christie to reclaim their stories at a tennessee children’s home society reunion . . . with extraordinary results.

  • How to Stay Fit and Healthy During Pregnancy

    How to Stay Fit and Healthy During Pregnancy

    Brian Kate  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/10/19 出版

    this book features advice and guidance from an expert that is leading in her field as it includes the latest research and information. as accredited by the rcob.we are constantly bombarded with information about diet and fitness and how important this is to a healthy lifestyle and there is an increasing focus on pregnancy as a phase of life when this really matters. sifting out the evidence-based accurate information can be a challenge and that where how to stay fit and healthy during pregnancy comes in. this evidence-based book is for every pregnant woman and even those who have had no previous interest in exercise and diet will find encouragement to adopt a healthier lifestyle when they are expecting. for those who have been very aware of their fitness and health there is guidance on how to adjust your regime to pregnancy.how to stay fit and healthy during pregnancy takes you right through the nine months of pregnancyand looks at different ways to keep fit and supple when you are expecting. it explains the current guidance on healthy eating in pregnancy also covering supplements and complementary therapies. it looks at common health problems that can occur when you are expecting and how best to help yourself through them. how to stay fit and healthy during pregnancy also recognises the importance of mental health and how this can be affected during and after pregnancy. it takes you through to the birth of your baby and lays the foundations for healthy parenthood ahead.

  • If You Could See Me

    If You Could See Me

    Mahone Erin  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/10/10 出版

    life motherhood and the pursuit ofsanity is erin mahone first book inwhich she talks candidly about thechallenges of growing up in a familywhere mental illness was pervasiveand a sense of humor was anabsolute necessity! she addresseshow these formative experiences andrelationships impact the how and whyof her existence and her firm andabsolute believe that we are allcapable of greatness no matter whowe are where we come from or whatstories we have internalized toconvince ourselves otherwise.

  • Parenting Right from the Start

    Parenting Right from the Start

    Lapointe Vanessa  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/10/8 出版

    in this book her follow-up to the bestseller discipline without damage dr. lapointe advises new parents how to put their child on a path to optimal development during the crucial early years.the baby and toddler years are the most important period for any child’s emotional and psychological development. parents naturally want to do what’s best for their kids but they often struggle to know what that is especially when dealing with the big battlegrounds of sleep feeding and managing aggression.the latest scientific research indicates that it is through a strong and stable sense of connection to their parents that children learn how to regulate their emotions master social skills and develop a sense of identity. unfortunately many of the currently accepted parenting practices and traditional attitudes disrupt healthy connection rather than foster it leading to behavioral issues and emotional problems that can last into adulthood.dr. lapointe helps parents to understand how mindful and conscious parenting can help them to avoid passing unhealthy patterns down from one generation to the next. rooted in compassion and understanding parenting right from the start shows parents how to build a firm caring presence in the early years that a child can lean into for a lifetime.

  • 101 Positive Steps Toward Employment and Independence for Young Adults With Autism

    101 Positive Steps Toward Employment and Independence for Young Adults With Autism

    Tew Lisa  著 Future Horizons Inc 出版 2019/10/4 出版

    employers are looking for employees who are positive. employers may list specific ard?or technical skills that they want an employee to have for a particular job but surveys show that employers most want to hire people who have positive oft skills? employers want to hire someone who can work in harmony with others someone who can communicate and respond socially to customers coworkers and supervisors with positivity.

  • Baby 411

    Baby 411

    Brown AriFields Denise  著 Baker & Taylor Books 出版 2019/9/30 出版

    (baby 411 is) my go-to reference so i don’t bother charlotte’s pediatrician!helsea clinton (us weekly sept. 2015). you are having a baby! congratulations! now the reality hits youhat the heck am i doing??what if you could bottle the wisdom of all those parents whoe come before you . . . and mix it with the solid medical advice from an nationally-renowned pediatrician? baby 411 is the answer! think of it as the ultimate faq for new parents. inside youl learn: ?b how to pick a pediatrician with savvy questions to ask and insider tips. ?sleep. the best way to get your baby to sleep through the night. ?first aidhen to worry when not . . . and what to do when baby gets sick. no-nonsense down-to-earth advice you can trust. ?fussy baby 411. is it colic? acid reflux? or something else? discover?the secrets to soothing a fussy baby.??br / ?detailed nutrition info with a step-by-step guide for successful breastfeeding introducing solid food and the ?new and improved? formulas. plus: simple steps to avoid food allergies! ?b is my baby normal? learn how your baby will grow and develop! ?/p new in this revised 9th edition: ?designer baby formulasre they worth it? what about goat’s milk formula? ?new sleeping gizmos: do new electronic bassinets actually work at soothing baby? ?strong new breastfeeding aids to boost milk supply that actually work. all that and more in the new updated and revised baby?11! ?/p

  • Why Will No One Play With Me?

    Why Will No One Play With Me?

    Maguire CarolineBarker Teresa (CON)  著 Grand Central Pub 出版 2019/9/24 出版

    from renowned parent expert caroline maguire why will no one play with me? is a groundbreaking program that has helped thousands of children struggling with social skills to make friends find acceptance and have a happy childhood. every parent wants their child to be okay--to have friends to be successful to feel comfortable in his or her own skin. but many children lack important social and executive functioning skills that allow them to navigate through the world with ease. in-demand parenting expert and former hallowell center coach caroline maguire has worked with thousands of families dealing with chronic social dilemmas ranging from shyness to aggression to adhd and more. in this groundbreaking book she shares her decade-in-the-making protocol--the play better plan-- to help parents coach children to connect with others and make friends. children of all ages--truly from kindergarten to college age-- will gain the confidence to make friends and get along with others using tools such as:*social sleuthing to learn to pay attention to social cues from other*post-play date huddles that help kids figure out what to look for in a friendship*reflective listening that can improve your child’s relationship with their peerswith compassion and ease this program gives parents a tangible easy to follow guide for helping kids develop the executive function and social skills they need to thrive.