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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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Interpersonal Relationships
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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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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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Adrienne Riegle, Ph.D., CFLE, Graduate of Sociology, Iowa State University
Most Family Science literature overlooks the “forgotten third” of parenting, that is, the approximately eight hours of “sleep” needed per day.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Caroline Wall, B.S., Child Life Intern, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, and Jenell Kelly, Ph.D., CFLE, Part-Time Temporary Faculty, College of Education and Human Services, Central Michigan University
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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Nicola D. Rodrigues, Ph.D., CFLE, former Visiting Professor, Department of Family Science and Social Work, Miami University
As a mother of three growing boys—ages 9, 5, and 3 years—I can honestly say that my husband and I have not had an uninterrupted night of sleep since 2007.
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Julia L. Mendez; Danielle A. Crosby; Lina Guzman; Michael López
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The National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
High-quality early childhood programs can have a positive impact on children’s development, and are often more pronounced for Hispanic children
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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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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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Bureau of Labor Statistics
In 2016, 22 percent of workers did some or all of their work at home on days they worked. The survey also measures time spent on childcare, leisure, and more
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Family Resource Management
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Yingxia Caoa and Jeanny Liu
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Journal Of Financial Counseling And Planning
Social media play a role in the lives of young adults, but motivators and influences of this and similar sources on their money handling are not as well understood
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Resource Management
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A Report for the National Science Foundation (NSF)
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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
A committee was appointed to determine whether the federal government should fund research in the social, behavioral, and economic (SBE) sciences at NSF.
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Darbi Haynes-Lawrence, Ph.D. and Niah Soult
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The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation
An interactive book to help parents explain MS to their young children. Print and digital copies available for free.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Karen Oehme, Anthony J. Ferraro, Nat Stern, Lisa S. Panisch, and Mallory Lucier-Greer
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The Institute for Family Violence Studies
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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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Children's Bureau of the U.S. Administration for Children & Families
This podcast highlights programs that connect kinship families with services when they must care for child relatives removed from their birth parents.
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Michael López; Todd Grindal; Wladimir Zanoni; Robert Goerge
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
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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Children's Mental Health eReview, University of Minnesota
This publication summarizes research and implications for policy and practice mental health and resilience of transgender youth.
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By Scott W. Browning and Brad van Eeden-Moorefield
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Scott W. Browning, Brad van Eeden-Moorefield
This book integrates current research with clinical theory to establish the most up-to-date, evidence-supported treatment options for unique contemporary families.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Counseling and Therapy
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United Nations, UN Women
Analysis of the 2017 United Nations meeting focused on "women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work."
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Family Law and Public Policy
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research & Evaluation
This report presents findings from six Community-Centered Responsible Fatherhood Ex-Prisoner Reentry Pilot Projects and makes recommendations for practitioners.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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By Susan D. Stewart
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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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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Parent Education and Guidance
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U.S. Office of Adolescent Health
The U.S. Dept of Health and Human services Office of Adolescent Health (OAH) has released a new video that highlights the latest research on the adolescent brain.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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/sites/default/files/2017-04/SherifTrask.pdf
Bahira Sherif Trask, Ph.D., is recently gave the keynote presentation at the 50th Session of the Commission on Population and Development at UN Headquarters
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Family Law and Public Policy