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This updated edition outlines the latest advances in the causes, treatments, and understanding of AD/HD, a common and troubling disorder. From an explanation of the newest theory about self-control and what it has to do with AD/HD to the failures of education,…

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Are there specific ways for parents & teachers to help children better understand what they read & hear? Is it possible to raise a child's verbal intelligence? The authors of this book answer with a resounding yes. Carmen & Geoffrey McGuinness, creators of the…

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Get Your Child Hooked on Books! Reading can become a favorite part of any child's life—even children who think they hate to read. And, with the help of this unique book, it's easy to put your reluctant reader on the path to becoming an enthusiastic…

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For any parent who has ever been told, "your child isn't performing up to his or her potential," this book has the answer. Renowned clinical psychologist Michael Whitley, Ph.D. offers a proven ten-step program to motivate underachieving children. This easy-to…

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At long last, here is the definitive practical guide to sexuality materials in libraries and an annotated bibliography of nearly 600 recommended books for school and public libraries. Cornog and Perper, the preeminent experts on sexuality materials for libraries,…

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If your child seems indecisive about college, don't read the riot act, read this landmark book instead. College is not the only alternative. A New York Times editor and concerned parent tells you why and helps you to find happy alternatives to starting college…

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The first synthesis of the field, the two volumes of the Handbook of Family Life Education provide a critical perspective on family life education in theory and practice. Volume One discusses the nature, history and scope of the field. The contributors…

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Today's parents are increasingly concerned about the reading and spelling skills taught in schools and are taking charge of their children's education. Full of ideas and suggestions­­--from innovative preschool exercises to techniques that older…

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Our whole society may be obsessed with "family values," but as John Gillis points out in this entertaining and eye-opening book, most of our images of "home sweet home" are of very recent vintage. "A World of Their Own Making" examines our idealized notion of…

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In an unpredictable world that harbors potential disastersranging from drought and famine to war and economic collapsepersonal peace and self-confidence are difficult to establish. In times of "nuclear giants and ethical infants," each person must find a way to…

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Volume Two identifies the major content areas where family life education is practised - particularly marriage enrichment, parent education, sex education, and ageing. It outlines the key content questions, literature sources, current educational practices and…

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Bringing together many different theoretical viewpoints and empirical findings, this volume provides an up-to-date "state-of-the-art" report on violence in families. Included are in-depth analyses of child, spouse, and parent abuse, sibling violence, and sexual…