Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Putting Children First

Putting Children First: Proven Parenting Strategies for Helping Children Thrive Through Divorce

An internationally renowned authority on children and divorce reveals the latest research-based strategies for helping children survive and thrive before, during, and long after their parents divorce.

The breakup of a family can have an enduring impact on children. But as explains with clarity and compassion in this powerful book, parents can positively alter the immediate and long-term effects of . The key is proven, emotionally intelligent parenting strategies that promote children's emotional health, resilience, and ability to lead satisfying lives.

Over the past three decades, Pedro-Carroll has worked with families in transition, conducted research, and developed and directed award- winning, court-endorsed programs that have helped thousands of families navigate divorce and its aftermath. Now she shares practical, research- based advice that helps parents:

  • gain a deeper understanding of what their children are experiencing
  • develop emotionally intelligent parenting strategies with the critical combination of boundless love and appropriate limits on behavior
  • reduce conflict with a former spouse and protect children from conflict's damaging effects
  • learn what recent brain research reveals about stress and children's developing capabilities

Filled with the voices and drawings of children and the stories of families, delivers a positive vision for a future of hope and healing.

http://astore.amazon.com/stepfamilyaus-20/detail/1583334017

Tags: Children and Divorce, Divorce, Pedro-Carroll, Navigate Divorce

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