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The Resource Helping children cope with divorce, Edward Teyber

Helping children cope with divorce, Edward Teyber

Label
Helping children cope with divorce
Title
Helping children cope with divorce
Statement of responsibility
Edward Teyber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • One out of three children in America today has divorced parents. The breakup makes parents feel guilty and worried about how their children will be affected. They want to do the best they can for their children but are often insecure about handling the complex emotional problems aroused by divorce. Helping Children Cope with Divorce provides specific guidelines to help parents deal with the issues that emerge at each stage of the divorce process. Teyber clearly and
  • Compassionately details how parents can minimize the distress for children during the initial breakup, explain the divorce to the children, tailor custody and visitation plans to accommodate children's needs, shield children from parental conflict, discipline children effectively in the aftermath of divorce and form successful new stepfamilies. The book draws on basic child development principles to help parents fully understand what their children are experiencing in
  • The wake of marital disruption. Parents are then show how to apply this understanding when responding to potential concerns of their children such as: "If Dad has moved out, will Mom go away too?" "Maybe if I had been good, Mom and Dad wouldn't have divorce," or "Do I have to love my new stepparents?" Helping Children Cope with Divorce offers number of realistic family scenarios and sample parent-child dialogues for handling issues. Drawing on a wealth of case studies
  • Recent research findings on children's responses to divorce, and his extensive experience counseling divorced families, Teyber offers a specific plan of action in a reassuring, engaging manner, to help ensure children's successful adjustment
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Teyber, Edward
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ777.5
LC item number
.T49 1992
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Divorced parents
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Divorced parents
  • United States
Label
Helping children cope with divorce, Edward Teyber
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction. 1. You Can Help Your Children Successfully Adjust to Divorce -- pt. 2. Children's Concerns During the Breakup. 2. Divorce Causes Separation Anxieties: "If Dad Left, Won't Mom Go Away Too?" 3. Children Want to Reunite Their Parents: "If I'm Really Good, Maybe Mom and Dad Will Get Back Together Again." 4. Children Feel Responsible for the Divorce: "Maybe If I Had Been Good, Mom and Dad Wouldn't Have Gotten a Divorce." -- pt. 3. Guidelines for Parents. 5. Parental Conflict and Cooperation. 6. Children Need Their Mothers and Fathers. 7. Custody, Mediation, and the Courts -- pt. 4. Child-Rearing After Divorce. 8. Loyalty Conflicts. 9. Parentification: Turning Children into Adults. 10. Child-Rearing Practices. 11. Step-Families: Forming New Family Relationships
Control code
25915710
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 221 pages
Isbn
9780669270679
Lccn
92018286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)25915710
Label
Helping children cope with divorce, Edward Teyber
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction. 1. You Can Help Your Children Successfully Adjust to Divorce -- pt. 2. Children's Concerns During the Breakup. 2. Divorce Causes Separation Anxieties: "If Dad Left, Won't Mom Go Away Too?" 3. Children Want to Reunite Their Parents: "If I'm Really Good, Maybe Mom and Dad Will Get Back Together Again." 4. Children Feel Responsible for the Divorce: "Maybe If I Had Been Good, Mom and Dad Wouldn't Have Gotten a Divorce." -- pt. 3. Guidelines for Parents. 5. Parental Conflict and Cooperation. 6. Children Need Their Mothers and Fathers. 7. Custody, Mediation, and the Courts -- pt. 4. Child-Rearing After Divorce. 8. Loyalty Conflicts. 9. Parentification: Turning Children into Adults. 10. Child-Rearing Practices. 11. Step-Families: Forming New Family Relationships
Control code
25915710
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 221 pages
Isbn
9780669270679
Lccn
92018286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)25915710

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