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Steps in My Shoes

Ron Deming

Steps in My Shoes is a true account of my journey through the foster care system and beyond. Going through four foster homes, two adoptive homes, five behavioral facilities, and…...

General Adoption, Domestic Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Growing Up Adopted, Professionals, Adoption Issues, Need for Connections, Transitions Considerations

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FASD: Strategies, not Solutions

The Child and Youth Working Group

The Edmonton and Area Fetal Alcohol Network (EFAN) works to enhance the capacity of our community to prevent Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and address FASD related issues through coordination, education,…...

Children with Special Needs, Drug Exposure & FASD, Professionals, FASD in Adoption

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Practice of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy, The (2nd Edition)

Susan M. Johnson

Since its original publication in 1996, this volume has been a helpful guide to therapists in the practice of emotionally focused therapy. This second edition addresses the many changes in…...

Parenting, Grief & Loss, General Adoption, Domestic Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Growing Up Adopted, International Adoption, Openness in Adoption, Relative Adoption, Transracial Adoption, Professionals, Adoption Issues, Grief & Loss in the Triad, Need for Connections

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Hold Me Tight

Dr. Sue Johnson

Heralded by the New York Times and Time magazine as the couple therapy with the highest rate of success, Emotionally Focused Therapy works because it views the love relationship as an attachment bond. This…...

Parenting, Grief & Loss, General Adoption, Domestic Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Growing Up Adopted, International Adoption, Openness in Adoption, Relative Adoption, Search and Reunion, Transracial Adoption, Professionals, Adoption Issues, Need for Connections, Transitions Considerations, LGBTQ, Parenting LGBTQ

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Whale Done! The Power of Positive Relationships

Ken Blanchard, Thad Lacinak, Chuck Tompkins, and Jim Ballard

A compendium of straightforward techniques on how to accentuate the positive and redirect the negative, increasing productivity at work and at home.
What do your people at work and…...

Parenting, Grief & Loss, General Adoption, Domestic Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Growing Up Adopted, International Adoption, Openness in Adoption, Relative Adoption, Search and Reunion, Transracial Adoption, Professionals, Adoption Issues

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One Minute Apology, The

Ken Blanchard and Margret McBride

With his phenomenal bestsellers The One Minute Manager and Raving Fans, Ken Blanchard changed the way we approach management, leadership, and customer service. Now Blanchard, along with coauthor Margret McBride, presents a concept that,…...

Parenting, Grief & Loss, Parenting Teens, General Adoption, Growing Up Adopted, Search and Reunion, Professionals, Adoption Issues

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First Things First

Stephen R. Covey, A. Roger Merrill, Rebecca R. Merrill

I'm getting more done in less time, but where are the rich relationships, the inner peace, the balance, the confidence that I'm doing what matters most and doing it well? 

Parenting, Discipline, Parenting Teens, School Challenges, General Adoption, Domestic Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, International Adoption, Relative Adoption, Transracial Adoption, Professionals, Adoption Issues

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8th Habit, The

Stephen R. Covey

From Stephen R. Covey comes a profound, compelling, and groundbreaking book of next-level thinking that gives a clear way to finally tap the limitless value-creation promise of the “Knowledge Worker…...

Parenting, Discipline, Parenting Teens, School Challenges, Professionals, Adoption Issues

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7 Habits of Highly Effective People, The

Stephen R. Covey

Twenty-five years, 20 million copies sold―a true book publishing legend! In Stephen R. Covey’s seminal work The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, a holistic, integrated, principle-centered approach revolutionized the way…...

Parenting, Discipline, School Challenges, Professionals, Adoption Issues

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Lesbian & Gay Youth: Care & Counseling

Caitlin Ryan and Donna Futterman

In addition to specific guidelines for care and for approaching such sensitive topics as sexual behavior, substance abuse, and suicide, this book also includes the first guidelines (clinical care protocols)…...

Professionals, Need for Connections, LGBTQ, Parenting LGBTQ, Youth Identity

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