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Quinn Moore, Sarah Avellar, Ankita Patnaik, Reginald Covington, and April Wu
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Impact findings from two Healthy Marriage programs and the effects of offering these services to low-income couples on their relationships, coparenting, and more.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Interpersonal Relationships
Internal Dynamics of Families
Parent Education and Guidance
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A Workbook to Guide New Fathers Through the Important Stages of Infant Development
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St. Cloud Early Childhood Family Education Program
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Minnesota Fathers and Families Network
A workbook to guide new fathers through the important stages of infant development.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Parent Education and Guidance
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Keeping Children Safe and Families Strong in Supportive Communities
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U.S. Children's Bureau, Child Welfare Information Gateway
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U.S. Department of Health & Human Services' Children's Bureau, Child Welfare Information Gateway
This resource guide highlights strategies to strengthen families by promoting key protective factors that prevent child abuse and neglect.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Initiative Foundation
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Inside-Out Connections, a program of the Initiative Foundation
2.7 million U.S. children have a parent behind bars. This booklet is designed to help moms, dads, and caregivers answer children’s questions about jail and prison.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Law and Public Policy
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Huijing Wu
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
2014 survey data identifies the prevalence of grandparenthood among adults aged 50 and older and examines their demographic characteristics.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Huijing Wu
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
Data from the 2014 Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP) compares midlife grandparents to those at older ages across demographic characteristics.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Huijing Wu
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
2014 survey data illustrates differences in age, race/ethnicity, and educational attainment between grandparents who live with grandchildren and those who don't.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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An Authoritative Guide To Understanding Divorce and Child Custody, for Parents and Family Professionals
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Mark Roseman, Ph.D., CFLE
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WestBow Press
An overview of the complex legal and social factors involved in the child custody and divorce process with an emphasis on creating positive child outcomes.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Parent Education and Guidance
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Sesame Workshop
Bilingual videos, storybooks, and digital activities on topics such as divorce, grief, resilience, coping with incarceration, and traumatic experiences.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Health
Parent Education and Guidance
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KidsHealth
Tips for parents by KidsHealth from the Nemours Foundation.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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A Survival Guide to Life with Children Ages 2-7
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Joanna Faber and Julie King
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Simon & Schuster
A guide for parents and caregivers to tweak techniques based on specific children's needs. Includes a chapter on autism and sensory disorders.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Parent Education and Guidance
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Gundersen Health System
JWRC works to end all forms of child abuse and neglect through training, education, advocacy, prevention and awareness, providing care and treatment for all ages.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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On-Demand Trainings
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Gundersen Health System
Webinars on a variety of topics related to ending all forms of child maltreatment. Topics include advocacy, bullying, corporal punishment, prevention, and more.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Interpersonal Relationships
Family Health
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Bradford B. Wiles
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Kansas State University
Major disasters can profoundly affect child development. This research-based fact sheet is for parents and other primary caregivers. English version also available
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Counseling and Therapy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Bradford B. Wiles
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Kansas State University
Major disasters can profoundly affect child development. This research-based fact sheet is for parents and other primary caregivers. Spanish version also available
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Counseling and Therapy
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Planning for Adoption: Knowing the Costs and Resources
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Child Welfare Information Gateway
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U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families
For families interested in adoption, this factsheet explains the wide range of expenses associated with the various types of adoption and offers multiple resources
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Law and Public Policy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Reunification: Bringing Your Children Home From Foster Care
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Child Welfare Information Gateway
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U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families
For families working toward reunification, this factsheet offers a general overview of the entire process, from foster care to returning and living at home.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Internal Dynamics of Families
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Judith A. Myers-Walls, Ph.D., CFLE Emeritus, Professor Emerita, Human Development and Family Studies, Purdue University
How did you sleep last night? Don’t lose any sleep over it. Let me sleep on it. Sleep well! — we talk about sleep a lot in day-to-day conversation!
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Jeremy B. Yorgason, Ph.D., Associate Professor, School of Family Life, Brigham Young University; Amber Seidel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University–York; Amy Rauer, Ph.D., Associate
Multiple indicators are linked with marital outcomes, including sleep quality, sleep disturbances, sleep disorders, and even congruence of spousal sleep patterns.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Health
Interpersonal Relationships
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Paul C. Rosenblatt, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Department of Family Social Science, University of Minnesota
Any change in either partner, their relationship, or their environment may disrupt their system of bedsharing, and then they are beginners again.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
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Douglas M. Teti, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
The topic of how parents should structure their infants’ sleep has been highly controversial and, for parents and professionals alike, very confusing.
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Parent Education and Guidance
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Lindsay E. Wright, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, and Alicia Deaver, M.S., CCLS, Visiting Instructor, Department of Child and Family Studies, College of Education and Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi
Two major changes after the birth of a child among married couples in developed countries are increased fatigue and decreased marital satisfaction.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Family Health
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Wendy Middlemiss, Ph.D., CFLE, Associate Professor, and Kaylee Seddio, M.S., CFLE, doctoral candidate, Department of Educational Psychology, University of North Texas
A variety of different safe sleep routines are recommended for infants, and many of them identified as the only safe routine.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Parent Education and Guidance
Family Life Education Methodology
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Elaine S. Barry, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Penn State Fayette
“Bedsharing” refers to a parent (usually the mother) and infant sharing the same adult bed for all or part of the night.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Interpersonal Relationships
Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Law and Public Policy
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