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Activities for Responsive Caregiving: Infants, Toddlers, and Twos

by Jean Barbre

Optimize children's development in the first three years with more than 80 intentional activities and learning experiences.


Chinese Brain Twisters: Fast, Fun Puzzles That Help Children Develop Quick Minds

by Baifang

A smart way to teach children to think logically and creatively

One of the most precious gifts you can offer a child is a sharp mind. The 56 puzzles in this delightful collection were passed down through generations...


More Chinese Brain Twisters: 60 Fast, Fun Puzzles That Help Children Develop Quick Minds

by Baifang

Get your family's brains going with 57 more creative calisthenics for the mind

In China, for centuries it has been acknowledged that early childhood training supports lifelong intellectual growth. For generations,...


YOU: Having a Baby

by Michael F. Roizen & Mehmet Oz

America's favorite doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz cover pregnancy from conception to birth.

Few life experiences feature emotional swings as extreme as those of pregnancy—it’s a monumental mix of both...


Backtalk

by Carolyn Crowder & Audrey Ricker

"So what? All the other kids get to do it!"

Few behavioral problems challenge and frustrate parents, caregivers, and teachers as does verbal rudeness in children of any age. Reinforced by the wise-cracking kids...


Nurturing Spirituality in Children

by Peggy Joy Jenkins

The greatest gifts that a child can receive are an opened mind, a caring heart, and ignited creativity. This fully expanded, illustrated edition of Nurturing Spirituality in Children includes sixty-two simple...


What Babies Say Before They Can Talk

by Paul Holinger & Kalia Doner

How many times have you held your fussing or crying baby and thought, "Come on, please tell me what's going on with you!"

Well, your infant does tell you.

In What Babies Say Before They Can Talk, Paul C. Holinger,...


Parent Talk: How to Talk to Your Children in Language That Builds Self-Esteem and Encourages Responsibility

by Chick Moorman

The right words for every situation.

Do you find yourself in those maddening situations where you sound like a broken record when talking to your child? Your preschooler won’t decide what she wants to wear,...


The Gift of Failure

by Jessica Lahey

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In the tradition of Paul Tough’s How Children Succeed and Wendy Mogel’s The Blessing of a Skinned Knee, this groundbreaking manifesto focuses on the critical school years when...


Understanding Teenage Depression

by Dr. Maureen Empfield & Nicholas Bakalar

Based on the latest scientific findings, a comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and treatment of teenage depression.

Each year thousands of American teenagers are diagnosed with clinical depression. If ignored,...


So This Is Normal Too?

by Deborah Hewitt

Easy-to-understand child development information on challenging behaviors, specifically written for teachers and families.


Focusing and Calming Games for Children: Mindfulness Strategies and Activities to Help Children to Relax, Concentrate and Take Control

by Deborah Plummer

A book of games and activities to help children to focus, concentrate, and stay calm. The book includes a comprehensive but accessible theory section, and a host of games and activities suitable for use with...


Scientific Parenting: What Science Reveals About Parental Influence

by Nicole Letourneau & Justin Joschko

Scientific Parenting brings readers to the frontier of research in child development, unlocking the fascinating scientific discoveries currently hidden away in academic tomes and scholarly journals. Above all,...


Twins and Supertwins: A Handbook for Early Childhood Professionals

by Eve-Marie Arce, EdD

Highlights issues specifically affecting twins and supertwins in preschool.


The Scientist In The Crib: Minds, Brains, And How Children Learn

by Alison Gopnik, Andrew N. Meltzoff & Patricia K. Kuhl

This exciting book by three pioneers in the new field of cognitive science discusses important discoveries about how much babies and young children know and learn, and how much parents naturally teach them.It...


The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption: Helping Your Child Grow Up Whole

by Lori Holden & Crystal Hass

The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption is a guide for those involved in adoption— domestic, international, and foster, as well as those who come to parenting via assisted reproduction—as it helps readers...


Foundations of Responsive Caregiving: Infants, Toddlers, and Twos

by Jean Barbre

Learn the foundations of responsive caregiving and create and sustain environments that foster young children's growth and development.


Listening to Fear

by Steven Marans, Ph.D.

Learn how to read the behavioral language of fear and talk through your child's anxieties

Adults often have trouble understanding and addressing the sources of their children's fears. In Listening to Fear, Dr....


Attachment in Common Sense and Doodles: A Practical Guide

by Miriam Silver

An informal introduction to attachment and what it means for understanding and helping children who have experienced trauma, neglect or abuse. Doodles featuring throughout the book bring the ideas to life -...


Winning Cooperation from Your Child!: A Comprehensive Method to Stop Defiant and Aggressive Behavior in Children

by Kenneth Wenning

Winning Cooperation from Your Child provides parents and therapists with a comprehensive, home-based behavioral recovery program for oppositional, defiant, and aggressive children. In response to the national...