The types of issues parenting
coordinators deal with range from the profoundly important to the surprisingly trivial, yet all are the sort of problems that high-conflict parents will take to court.
* The Marriage Factor: "Among both the youngest and oldest cohorts," a 2003 study by the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life found, "those who know someone who is gay are about twice as likely to favor gay marriage as those who do not." The expansion of gay parenting
means people who might not otherwise encounter gay couples will be more likely to see them at PTA meetings and Little League games.
These expressed needs should be considered when designing and implementing programs to support and mentor pregnant and parenting
These grandparents expressed their feelings of loss associated with giving up leisure time and activities to be a schedule that is more conducive for parenting
If not for the court-ordered parenting
plan, Natalie would consider limiting the visits.
Practitioners described employing strategies to involve parents in their programs, such as visiting parents, starting mentoring programs, teaching better communication skills and offering parenting
groups with trained counselors.
This book offers a thought-provoking exposition of the ironies of adoption, and by extension, the inconsistencies of our social attitudes toward parenting
According to the NGLTF, privileges enjoyed by heterosexual married couples but denied to gay parents include: legal recognition of the parent-child relationship for children born during the relationship; recognition of parental status under the Family and Medical Leave Act; access to child support when the parental relationship ends; the right to petition for visitation and custody after the dissolution of a relationship; and On some states) adoption and foster parenting
Examining different types of parental behavior shows that parenting
is also affected by causality orientation.
Fifth, and closely related to issues of parenting
and communicative style, are the behaviors (actual or anticipated) of their children.
To support a youth program in a low income, multicultural community that addresses the four elements most commonly cited as risk factors for perpetration of child abuse: substance use/abuse, poverty, poor parenting
skills and the experience and acceptance of violence in an individuals life.
Even a cursory glance over this self-enabling landscape registers how oddly incidental actual childhood experience proves to be in the new parenting
. Two new manuals purport to engage different aspects of adolescence, but nevertheless remain mired in the same warm, sticky, and unmovable center of boomer self-adulation.