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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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The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals

Stephanie Brill & Rachel Pepper

This comprehensive first of its kind guidebook explores the unique challenges that thousands of families face every day raising their children in every city and state. Through extensive research and…...

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

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Bridges Out of Poverty: Strategies for Professionals and Communities

Ruby K. Payne PhD, Philip E. Devol, & Terie Dreussi Smith

Bridges Out of Poverty is a unique and powerful tool designed specifically for social, health, and legal services professionals. Based in part on Dr. Ruby K. Payne's myth shattering A…...

Professionals, Home Studies, Need for Connections, Transitions Considerations

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Improving Outcomes for Children & Youth in Care

TCU Institute of Child Development

May 24- May 26, 2010 Texas Judicial Summit Conference With over 68,000 victims of child abuse and neglect in Texas last year, our court play a critical role in determining…...

General Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Children with Special Needs, Attachment, Trauma & Brain Development, Professionals, Effects of Trauma, Grief & Loss in the Triad, Need for Connections, Transitions Considerations

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Knowing Who You Are

Casey Family Programs

A healthy racial and ethnic identity provides an anchor and solid foundation for youth to become productive, independent and well-adjusted adults. All too often youth in care lose connection with…...

Parenting, Parenting Teens, General Adoption, Domestic Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Growing Up Adopted, International Adoption, Relative Adoption, Transracial Adoption, Professionals, Adoption Issues, Transitions Considerations

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How to Teach Without Getting Punched

Charles Fay

Today's teachers and students are up against stresses never felt before. Many students arrive at school carrying burdens and pressures no child should have to face. With this comes anger…...

Parenting, Discipline, Professionals, Adoption Issues, Effects of Trauma, Grief & Loss in the Triad, Need for Connections, Transitions Considerations

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From Chaos to Calm

Juli Alvarado, MA, LPC, NCC

Sometimes in adoption, all goes well and as planned. Sometimes we parents are faced with challenges we could never have anticipated. Parenting children with disruptive behaviors and attachment challenges often…...

Children with Special Needs, ADD/ADHD, Attachment, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Drug Exposure & FASD, Learning Disability, Mental Health Diagnosis Illness, Physical/Medical Disabilities, Sexual Issues, Trauma & Brain Development, Professionals, Transitions Considerations

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Handbook of Assessment and Treatment Planning for Psychological Disorders

Martin M. Antony & David H. Barlow

This comprehensive reference and text provides detailed guidelines for conducting multimodal assessments of individuals suffering from frequently encountered psychological disorders. The contributors, leading scientist-practitioners, address the growing need for assessment…...

Professionals, Adoption Issues, Effects of Trauma, Grief & Loss in the Triad, Need for Connections, Transitions Considerations

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