What Children Learn From Their Parents' Marriage: It May Be Your Marriage, But It's Your Child's…

Paperback | May 8, 2001

byJudith P., Phd Siegel

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How are your children learning about intimacy? What are they seeing when they watch you interacting with your spouse?  In a ground breaking approach to family dynamics, What Children Learn from Their Parents' Marriage shows how a child's perception of the marriage his or her parents have created is the key to his or her psychological development and ultimate well-being.

Talking to both intact families and divorcing couples with children, marriage and family therapist Judith P. Sigel identifies seven essential elements of marriage that determine the emotional health of a child.

By combining her own work with the most current research, Dr. Siegal presents an eye-opening and highly readable book -- one that offers illuminating insight for parents everywhere who wish to build the secure foundation their children need for an emotionally healthy future.

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How are your children learning about intimacy? What are they seeing when they watch you interacting with your spouse?  In a ground breaking approach to family dynamics, What Children Learn from Their Parents' Marriage shows how a child's perception of the marriage his or her parents have created is the key to his or her psychological d...

Judith P. Siegel, Ph.D., C.S.W., is an associate professor at the New York University Ehrenkranz School of Social Work and a marriage and family therapist in private practice.A recognized expert in her field, she is the author of two academic books and numerous articles on marital dynamics and marriage therapy.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.58 inPublished:May 8, 2001Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060929308

ISBN - 13:9780060929305

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"As we all come to realize, sooner or later, our childrens' lives speak our truth. In What Children Learn from Their Parents' Marriage, Dr. Judith Siegel throws a wonderfully clarifying light upon the specific ways in which the ordinary interchanges of the couple create their youngsters' basic blueprint for later loving and relating." (Maggie Scarf, author of Intimate Worlds)