Using Your Values
Using Your Values to Raise Your Child to Be an Adult You Admire, written by psychologist Harriet Heath to guide parents as they determine their values, deal with conflicting values and learn how to base parenting decisions on values.
Safe Connections: A Parent’s Guide to Protecting Young Teens from Sexual Exploitation tackles several tough topics, including “Raising Sexually Respectful Teens in a Sexually Disrespectful World,” which helps parents fight the barrage of mixed messages.
Children and Chores
Children and Chores: The Surprising Impact of Chores on Kids’ Futures Why children should help around the home, what you should expect them to do, how to get them to accept chores and the surprising importance in adulthood of having done chores is all spelled out in Elizabeth Crary’s new guide.
Am I Doing Too Much for My Child?
Am I Doing Too Much for My Child?: Getting Your Child on the Road to Responsibility and Independence explains when—and how—to take each step to making a child self-sufficient and avoiding the “helicopter parenting” so common today.
Decision Is Yours Series
The Decision Is Yours Series introduce problems common in elementary and middle school today. Offers parents an opportunity to discuss values as well as strategies for handling issues such as peer pressure. Teacher guides available; aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Approved for use in California schools.