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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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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Internal Dynamics of Families
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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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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that preschoolers sleep 10 to 13 hours daily to maximize their health, well-being, and development.
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Helping Parents to Fulfill Their Role in the Development of Children
This year’s International Day of Families focused on the role of families and family oriented policies in promoting education and overall well being
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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An overview of the advent and proliferation of statutorily mandated divorce education classes in the United States as well as their goals.
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A new report about the participation rates of low-income Hispanic 3 & 4-year-olds in center and home-based early care & education in Chicago.
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By Susan D. Stewart
This book draws on original research and interviews to explore co-sleeping practices among diverse families in the U.S. and its effects.
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Researchers from Mathematica interviewed fathers who did not live with their children and discovered the complex challenges fathers face when trying to coparent.
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Reviewed by Jennifer S. Reinke, PhD, LAMFT, CFLE
Playing House: Notes of a Reluctant Mother is written for individuals, particularly women, who are single or partnered, have children or are child-free.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
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In this video, Patton Oswald discusses, with his trademark humor and insight, coping with grief while raising a child.
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This week's video is a three-for-one package: a collection of short videos that provide tips to help parents encourage their children to be lifelong learners.
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This video is NCFR member-made, using the medium to provide information and support to parents and kids in the transition to kindergarten. 
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Findings from NPEN's National Survey in the Field
This 2016 National Parenting Education Network (NPEN) report presents results of a survey about work being done in parenting education.
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Reviewed by Celeste Hill, Ph.D., CFLE
The up-to-date material, evidence- and outcome-based research, and a solid chapter on theoretical foundations are just a few appealing aspects of this book.
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by Dana McDermott, Ph.D., CFLE
For several years parenting educators have worked with NPEN to identify professional competencies in the emerging field of parenting education and support.
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by Clara Gerhardt, MBA, Ph.D., CFLE
With each new edition of a book, the slow societal changes become more apparent as they affect parents and their families.
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by Lindsey Derrick, student
My parenting course equipped me with an understanding of how I was parented, how my parents were parented, and so on through past generations.
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by Sterling Wall, Kelly Roberts, Ashley Hintermeyer, Breanna Hintz, Jennifer Johnson, Nicole Krokosz, and Vanessa Vincent
Though only 5 states had legislation for who is authorized to deliver parenting education for divorcing couples, all were written in a way that would include CFLEs
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Family Law and Public Policy
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Compiled by Clara Gerhardt, MBA, Ph.D., CFLE
This summary of evidence-based programs is based on: Ponzetti, J.J. (Ed). 2016. Evidenced-based Parenting Education: A Global Perspective. Pages 141-307. 
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by Dana McDermott, Ph.D., CFLE
In this essay, the components of parenting education and support will be defined in light of the historical context of this emerging field over recent decades.
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The winter 2016 issue of CFLE Network is about Parenting Education. Read the whole issue in PDF format here.
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Reviewed by Clara Gerhardt, MBA, Ph.D., CFLE
For any serious family-focused professional concerned with the selection and/or implementation of evidence-based parenting programs and education.
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Reviewed by Marcie Parker, Ph.D., CFLE
Forget about everything you know, or think you know, about fatherhood and prepare to have a lot of your assumptions up-ended.
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Reviewed by Audrey Kraynak, Ph.D., CFLE
This book is useful to a lay reader, but also is a useful tool for professionals working with the public or leading discussion groups of students and or/parents. 
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Parent Education and Guidance