Easy To Love But Hard To Raise: Real Parents, Challenging Kids, True Stories

If there’s anything the 32 parent-writers and 15 experts of Easy to Love but Hard to Raise want you to know, it’s this: You are not alone. We’ve been there. We’ve done that. We’ve navigated the system. Some of us succeeded. Some failed. We’ve been judged by friends, teachers, family, & strangers. We’ve gotten the phone calls… More Easy To Love But Hard To Raise: Real Parents, Challenging Kids, True Stories

First Aid and Safety for Babies and Children

From the American Red Cross, this book is intended for soon to be parents and parents who on a daily basis are responsible for the health and safety of their children. What you need to know day-to-day. DVD included.

From Chaos To Calm: Effective Parenting of Challenging Children with ADHD and other Behavioral Problems

Three points of view-parent’s, therapist’s, and child’s-make this a practical guide on for raising a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or other behavioral issues. This book will help with the unique discipline and organization challenges kids with these issues have. When getting up, going to school, completing homework, helping with chores, and getting to bed… More From Chaos To Calm: Effective Parenting of Challenging Children with ADHD and other Behavioral Problems

From The Heart: On Being The Mother Of A Child With Special Needs

In eye-opening narrative based on their parent support group process, nine mothers explore the intense, sometimes painful, emotional terrain of raising a child with special needs. The children who have helped shape the women’s lives have a variety of special needs, including autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, ADD, and multiple disabilities. The successes, setback, struggles,… More From The Heart: On Being The Mother Of A Child With Special Needs

Grandparents Returning to Parenthood: A Parent’s Recovery Story from Pain to Peace: a Supportive Guide for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren and Parents of Adult Addicts

In this Inspirational story, the author gives the reader an inside look into the many years of misery she experienced by her daughter’s drug addictions. Through it all, she was able to find peace and reveals how she was able to recover. Recovery from pain to peace. She was not only was dealing with her… More Grandparents Returning to Parenthood: A Parent’s Recovery Story from Pain to Peace: a Supportive Guide for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren and Parents of Adult Addicts

Help! The Kids Are At It Again

Book Cover, Help! The Kids Are At It Again

Great tips for promoting peace in your family and giving your youngster the ‘people’ skills that will last a lifetime. Written to help parents teach children how to get attention without whining, deal with feelings, respect boundaries and solve problems. Easy to understand, real life examples.

Helping Your Child Through Early Adolescence: For Parents of Children From 10 Through 14

Recognizing that parents and families can greatly influence the development of their 10- through 14-year-olds this booklet is part of a national effort to provide parents with the latest research and practical information to help them support their children both at home and in school. The booklet is organized into 13 sections around the following… More Helping Your Child Through Early Adolescence: For Parents of Children From 10 Through 14

How To Hug A Porcupine: Negotiating The Prickly Points Of The Tween Years

Book Cover, How To Hug A Porcupine: Negotiating The Prickly Points Of The Tween Years

Yesterday, your child was a sweet, well-adjusted eight-year-old. Today, a moody, disrespectful twelve-year-old. What happened? And more important, how do you handle it? How you respond to these whirlwind changes will not only affect your child’s behavior now but will determine how he or she turns out later. This book shows you exactly what’s going… More How To Hug A Porcupine: Negotiating The Prickly Points Of The Tween Years

I’m Two Years Old!

Told from the perspective of a two year old, this book is designed to help parents understand their child and address specific issues, such as toilet training, bedtime battles, and behavior.

Integrative Parenting: Strategies for Raising Children Affected by Attachment Trauma

Designed as a manual to complement the clinician’s guide, this book is written for birth, foster, or adoptive parents, aunts and uncles, grandparents, or anyone who may be raising a child who has experienced attachment loss and trauma. Their severe behaviors can often leave caregivers feeling confused, frightened, hurt, and overwhelmed, as they struggle to… More Integrative Parenting: Strategies for Raising Children Affected by Attachment Trauma

It Matters: Lessons From My Son

Written by a Mother this book is a series of short stories and poetry, providing an intimate view of life with a child with a disability. “On Having to Give Bad News” is a small tribute to the many professionals – educators, therapists, consultants, psychologists, physicians, and so on – who had fallen in love… More It Matters: Lessons From My Son

Linking Arms: A Leadership Guide for Parents of Children with Disabilities

Navigating the world of disability services and programs is very frustrating and overwhelming. Regardless of your career status or educational background, when you learn that your child has a disability, you begin a journey that takes you into a life filled with strong emotions and difficult choices that affect the entire family. This book provides… More Linking Arms: A Leadership Guide for Parents of Children with Disabilities