Family Life Education: Working with Families across the Lifespan, Third Edition

Waveland Press, Inc. - In the third edition of family life education, research-based, Darling and Cassidy expose readers to the diverse landscape of the field while laying a comprehensive, practical foundation for current and future family life educators. The authors incorporate theory, research, implementing, and practice while also providing guidelines for planning, and evaluating family life education programs.

Chapters on sexuality education, relationship and marriage education, and parenting education provide attention to some of the more prevalent and visible forms of family life education. The authors, both cfle-certified, consider the Certified Family Life Educator certification requirements of the National Council on Family Relations throughout the text.

Family Life Education: Working with Families across the Lifespan, Third Edition - Their broad overview of the field includes a brief history and discussion of family life education as an established profession. Discussion questions and activities encourage readers to examine issues and apply what they have learned. Contemporary family life educators operate within a wide range of settings and with increasingly varied populations and families.

. Comments from international colleagues and interactive classroom exercises focus on global trends, building awareness and appreciation of diversity.





Exploring Family Theories

Oxford University Press - Offering a diverse variety of perspectives, Exploring Family Theories, Fourth Edition, is a combined text/reader that integrates theory with research and applications. Smith and Raeann R. After each chapter, a follow-up journal article exemplifies how that particular theory is used to guide actual research.

Numerous examples and illustrations augment and clarify content, while application questions help students relate these theories to the real world. Hamon present the history, scholarship, and critiques of one principal family theory in a concise manner. In each chapter, Suzanne R.





Essentials of Intentional Interviewing: Counseling in a Multicultural World

Brooks Cole - An excellent guide to interviewing in the helping professions, essentials of intenTIONAL INTERVIEWING, presents the authors' renowned microskills model, 3rd Edition, which revolutionized modern understanding of the counseling and therapy process by teaching vital interviewing skills step-by-step. In addition, mindtap-an online learning platform with a full array of text-specific study tools-is available with the new edition.

The book's multicultural focus reflects the diverse nature of today's classroom-and society. New to this edition are a chapter on crisis counseling, basic information on neuroscience as it relates to interviewing, new video content, and brief summaries of key theories of helping with additional information and transcripts available online.

Essentials of Intentional Interviewing: Counseling in a Multicultural World - This demystifying process breaks down counseling into manageable micro units and builds a bridge between theoretical understanding, mastery of the skills, and the practice of counseling. Cengage Learning.





Family Policy Matters: How Policymaking Affects Families and What Professionals Can Do

Routledge - Part 3  explains why polarization has stymied progress in family policymaking and guidelines for fostering compromise. A new chapter 12 that provides a theoretical and empirical rationale for viewing issues through the family impact lens and what innovative tools and procedures exist for analyzing the family impact of organizations, policies, programs, and practices.

A new chapter 8 that views how family considerations can improve the effectiveness of policy decisions on issues such as early childhood care and education, parent education, health care, long-term care, juvenile crime, and welfare reform. Several chapters that review what professionals can do in the policy arena and how they can foster compromise and common ground.

Family Policy Matters: How Policymaking Affects Families and What Professionals Can Do - Intended for advanced undergraduate and/or graduate courses in family or social policy taught in human development and family studies, psychology, sociology, research, social work, consumer science, researchers and practitioners alike appreciate this book’s integration of theory, public policy, counseling, home economics, and education, and practice.

The book concludes with a summary of how and where we go from here. Insights are drawn from the history of family policy over the last century. Part 2 examines the contributions family considerations can bring to issues such as early childhood education, long-term care, juvenile crime, health care, and welfare reform.

A new chapter 11 on what the policy process and policymakers are really like including how a bill becomes a law. Many new learning tools including guiding questions, discussion questions, more tables and figures, chapter glossaries, and chapter summaries.





The Process of Parenting

McGraw-Hill Education - The ninth edition includes new first person narrative boxes and more emphasis on social context, new evidence-based parenting programs, and international parenting. Because parents and children are distinct individuals, the book includes a problem-solving approach that can help parents arrive at solutions that fit them, their children, and their life circumstances.

The process of parenting describes the many ways parents and caregivers can translate their love for children into effective parenting behavior. Cengage Learning. Used book in Good Condition. The book has strong emphasis on the development process in terms of children’s and parents’ growth as complex individuals, and in the changing nature of their relationships over time.





Exploring Family Theories

Oxford University Press - Used book in Good Condition. Numerous examples and illustrations augment and clarify content, while application questions help students relate these theories to the real world. Smith and Raeann R. Cengage Learning. Hamon present the history, scholarship, and critiques of one principal family theory in a concise manner.

After each chapter, a follow-up journal article exemplifies how that particular theory is used to guide actual research. In each chapter, Suzanne R. Offering a diverse variety of perspectives, Exploring Family Theories, Third Edition, is a combined text/reader that integrates theory with research and applications.





Resource Management for Individuals and Families 5th Edition

Pearson - The fifith edition offers a new, interactive approach to teaching resource management through special features that are specifically designed to reflect the themes of choice and decision making, supporting students’ interest and learning. Used book in Good Condition. To engage the reader, many chapters begin with a case or story from the news about families.

This edition continues to pay close attention to meeting the standards and criteria for the Certified Family Life Educator CFLE designation of the National Council on Family Relations NCFR. Used book in Good Condition. Resource management for individuals and Families contains 14 well-organized chapters divided into four parts to introduce students to the best of management thinking and practice.

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Families & Change: Coping With Stressful Events and Transitions

SAGE Publications, Inc - Each chapter of this bestselling text presents the latest scholarship from leaders in the field on family change and stressors as well as resources for intervention. Cengage Learning. Price, lgbt families, cover timely topics such as resiliency, and military families to name just a few. Price, Kevin R. Bush, and Sharon J.

Integrating research, families & change: Coping With Stressful Events and Transitions, and applications, theory, Fifth Edition offers students an in-depth understanding of family change. Sage Publications Ltd. Learn how contemporary families respond to and handle common stressful life circumstances. Used book in Good Condition.

Families & Change: Coping With Stressful Events and Transitions - Used book in Good Condition. Timely topics such as resiliency, LGBT families, and military families are addressed. Editors Christine A.





Social Policy for Children and Families: A Risk and Resilience Perspective

SAGE Publications, Inc - The third Edition of Jeffrey M. Sage Publications Ltd. Written in a conversational, reader-friendly style and incorporating cutting-edge research, this carefully crafted book maps a pathway for developing resilience-based social policies. Recipient of the best edited book award from the society for research on Adolescence in 2008, policy makers, the book is an ideal core text for graduate and upper level undergraduate courses and a vital resource for elected officials, and others interested in the evolution of policies aimed at preventing problem behaviors and supporting children and families.

Used book in Good Condition. In every chapter, mental health, substance use, experts in their respective fields apply the editors’ conceptual model across the substantive domains of child and family poverty, education, health, child welfare, developmental disabilities, and juvenile justice. Sage Publications Inc.

Social Policy for Children and Families: A Risk and Resilience Perspective - Used book in Good Condition. Fraser’s award-winning text, offers new evidence that a public health framework based on ecological theory and principles of risk, protection, Social Policy for Children and Families, and resilience is essential for the successful design and implementation of social policy.

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Our Sexuality

Wadsworth Publishing - It is the first college text to deliver cutting-edge and in-depth emphasis on the impact of politics on sexuality. Used book in Good Condition. Cengage Learning. Used book in Good Condition. Written in a direct, non-judgmental manner, this thirteenth edition has been thoroughly and carefully updated to reflect the most current research findings and psychosocial developments.

Crooks and baur keep you interested with the most exciting, emerging research and coverage, and focus on strengthening your self-awareness and sexual intelligence. Are you sexually intelligent? you will be after reading OUR SEXUALITY, the most respected and authoritative college textbook available on human sexuality.

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Family Resource Management

SAGE Publications, Inc - Used book in Good Condition. The second edition of family resource Management unlocks the complexity of family decision making for students, enabling them to grasp both the concepts and the underlying explanations of family behavior. Authors tami James Moore and Sylvia M. Used book in Good Condition. Cengage Learning.

Used book in Good Condition. As a result, evaluating alternatives and making choices, understanding resources available to families in differing socioeconomic circumstances, identification of family needs, it includes sections on introduction to the study of family resource management, and implementing and evaluating decisions.

Family Resource Management - Sage Publications Inc. Asay have provided a strong theoretical base to facilitate both understanding and retention and have organized the text to parallel the decision-making process employed by professionals. Sage Publications Ltd.