ERIC Number: ED286629
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Parenting on Your Own. Circulars 1245-1258.
Hughes, Robert, Jr.; And Others
These 14 circulars for single parents provide advice about several aspects of parenting. Contents discuss developing self-esteem, conquering loneliness, managing stress, obtaining social support, managing time, controlling finances, getting and using credit, developing job-readiness skills, searching for a job, disciplining children effectively, securing high quality day care for children, understanding the effects of divorce on children, helping children adjust to divorce, and sharing parenting responsibilities. Supplementing several of the discussions are checklists, self-assessment instruments, memory aids, and exercises designed to help readers more fully understand the single parenting situation. (RH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Cooperative Extension Service.