Parenting Books

  • What About Me? When Brothers and Sisters Get Sick Author: Allan Peterkin, MD
    This story deals with the many complicated feelings the well child experiences in such a situation: guilt about having somehow caused the illness, fear that the sibling will die, anger over being left out, anxiety about catching the sickness, and longing for life to return to the way it was.
  • Conscious Discipline Author: Becky A. Bailey
    Transform conflict into cooperation using the seven proven powers and skills of Conscious Discipline to help children perceive, use, understand and manage their emotions.
  • Ages & Stages: A Parent’s Guide to Normal Childhood Development Authors: Dr. Charles E. Schaefer and Theresa Foy DiGeronimo
    The book’s structure allows you to monitor your child’s progress, identify the reasons for emotional and psychological differences in siblings, and even determine how your parenting strategies should change as your child grows.
  • Brain-Based Parenting Authors: Jonathan Baylin and Daniel Hughes
    Our growing understanding of attachment and the processes that shape the parenting brain are opening new possibilities for helping stressed-out parents who are turned off to their own children.