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A Children’s picture book co-authored by Psychologists Colleen Patterson and Brenda Miles. The book is written to help children (and parents) understand the LD diagnosis. It is published by APA’s Magination Press. A Note for Parents and Teachers helps guide discussion of the diagnosis an...Read How I Learn: A Kid’s Guide to Learning Disability
Your Six-year-old: Loving And Defiant by Frances L. Ilg & Louise Bates Ames.
This is part of a series of books, each one dealing with a different age and stage of a child’s development:Your One-Year-Old: The Fun-loving, Fussy 12-to 24-month-old Your Two-year-old: Terrible Or Tender Your ... Read Your Six-year-old: Loving And Defiant
On Grief and Grieving: Finding the Meaning of Grief Through the Five Stages of Loss, by Elisabeth Kübler-Ross & David A. KesslerRead On Grief and Grieving
When I Say No, I Feel Guilty by Manuel J. SmithRead When I Say No, I Feel Guilty
And They Lived…Happily Never After? by Dr. Barbara Dydyk, psychologist.
The book deals with issues women face such as the loss and grieving of the marriage; the children and their experience of divorce; surviving and caring for herself and how to and when to deal with new relationships.Read And They Lived…Happily Never After?
The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man’s Quest to Be a Better Husband by David FinchRead The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man’s Quest to Be a Better Husband
The Divorce Workbook for Children: Help for Kids to Overcome Difficult Family Changes and Grow Up Happy by Lisa M. SchabRead The Divorce Workbook For Children
Listen to a podcast with Sara and Nia Vardalos: The Road to Adoption and Beyond: A mother’s story.Read Instant Mom