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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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Shelby Borowski, M.S., doctoral student; Jill Naar, M.S., doctoral student; and Anisa Zvonkovic, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Human Development, Virginia Tech
Work often influences sleep and sleep is associated with health outcomes.
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Family Resource Management
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EU Project Families and Societies Final Recommendations
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Livia Sz. Oláh, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Demography at the Department of Sociology, Stockholm University
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International Federation for Family Development
The project’s aim is to address changing families and sustainable societies, policy contexts and diversity over the life course and across generations
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Helping Parents to Fulfill Their Role in the Development of Children
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Diego Barroso
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International Federation for Family Development
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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Parent Education and Guidance
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Judith A. Myers-Walls, Ph.D., CFLE Emeritus, Professor Emerita, Human Development and Family Studies, Purdue University
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
This issue of NCFR Report's Family Focus provides some hints to build family strengths in spite of geographic separation.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Karen S. Myers-Bowman, Ph.D., CFLE, associate professor, Department of Family Studies and Human Services, Kansas State University
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
It is estimated that more than 100,000 students around the world study abroad at the high school level each year.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Megan Barolet-Fogarty, MA, doctoral candidate, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Delaware
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
Changes in global labor markets have driven the feminization of migration from Latin America, increasing the number of mothers leaving children behind.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Kamala Ramadoss, Ph.D., CFLE, associate professor, Department of Human Development and Family Science, Syracuse University
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
People migrating to the U.S. may leave their families — spouse, children, aging parents, and extended family — in their home country.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Kevin Roy, Ph.D., associate professor; Laura Golojuch, MS, doctoral student, Department of Family Science, School of Public Health, University of Maryland College Park
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
At any time, more than 2% of U.S. children under age 18 have a parent who is incarcerated.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Melinda Stafford Markham, Ph.D., CFLE, associate professor, School of Family Studies & Human Services, Kansas State University
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
Divorced parents often experience difficulties staying up to date with what is going on in their children’s lives.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Erin Sahlstein Parcell, Ph.D., associate professor, [email protected]; Benjamin M. A. Baker, MA, doctoral candidate; and Ronald L. Johnson II, MA, doctoral candidate, Department of Communication, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
Military service places particular and extraordinary demands on its employees and their families, most notably because of extended periods of separation.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
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Max Zubatsky, Ph.D., LMFT, assistant professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Saint Louis University
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
Belief systems, organizational patterns, and communication processes help to guide understanding of long-distance caregiving.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Catherine W. O’Neal, assistant research scientist, Department of Human Development and Family Science, the University of Georgia; Jay A. Mancini, professor emeritus, Human Development, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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Spring 2017 Family Focus, NCFR Report
Forming and maintaining family relationships at a distance is another form of family diversity.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Karla Mason Bergen, Ph.D., associate professor, Communication Studies, College of Saint Mary
Although we might think of commuter marriage as an unconventional type of marital arrangement, it is one that affects the whole family.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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professor Xinyin Chen
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Children and Family blog
Parents from different societies have different expectations for their children. A look at how parenting styles are open to cultural exchanges.
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Family Studies, the blog of the Institute for Family Studies
Family Studies compares studies showing that cohabiting couples are more likely to experience physical aggression in their relationships than married couples.
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Reviewed by Anthony James, Ph.D., CFLE
This text is most appropriate for introductory practitioners.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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by Brenda Cortes, Edalyn Cayetano, Norel Ebriani, and Gabriela Arroyos
This essay highlights aspects of family life education in the international contexts of New Zealand, Fiji, and Australia.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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by Roudi Nazarinia Roy, Ph.D., CFLE, and Nilufer Medora, Ph.D., CFLE
Immersing the students in another culture is the preferred and ideal way to learn about different cultures.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Science Education
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by Tyler Smith, Ph.D., CFLE
I am writing this article to help cast a vision, and seek input, for global family life education.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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by Luz Van Meek, Ph.D., CFLE
This article highlights the contribution of the U.S. National Committee for UN Women's work toward achievement of gender equality.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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The fall 2016 issue of CFLE Network is about Global Family Life Education. Read the whole issue in PDF format here.
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by Adrienne Anderson-Burdine, CFLE-P
My career path developed over time because of my exposure to a diverse sampling of families and personal experiences.
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by Giovanna Gianesini, Ph.D., Researcher; Serena Cubico, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Management; and Giuseppe Favretto, Ph.D., Full Professor of Management, Department of Business Administration, University of Verona, Italy
Family businesses must be examined within the cultural contexts in which they operate.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts