ERIC Number: ED457263
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Handbook of Diversity in Parent Education: The Changing Faces of Parenting and Parent Education.
Fine, Marvin J., Ed.; Lee, Steven W., Ed.
This collection of papers identifies programs designed to educate and meet the needs of diverse parents. The 16 papers are: (1) "American Families in the 1990s and Beyond" (Dennis H. Karpowitz); (2) "Gender Issues in Parenting: Parenting Teenage Girls" (Lauren Ayers); (3) "Teaching about Sexual Diversity: A New Frontier for Parenthood Educators" (Donna Swall and Forrest Swall); (4) "Parenting and Ethnicity" (Diane McDermott); (5) "Parenting in the Global Community: A Cross-Cultural/International Perspective" (John Bennett and Liam K. Grimley); (6) "A Psychoeducational Program for Parents of Dysfunctional Backgrounds" (Marvin J. Fine and Katherine F. Wardle); (7) "Supportive Family Training: Education and Support for the Parents of Persons with Serious Mental Illness" (Sheila Le Gacy); (8) "Parent Education for Fathers" (Stephen T. Sirridge); (9) "Grandparents Raising Grandchildren" (Oliver W. Edwards); (10) "Parenting Emotionally Disturbed Children" (Eric M. Vernberg and Anabella Pavon); (11) "Parenting Children with Learning Disabilities" (Paula E. Lancaster); (12) "Parenting Children with Brain Injury" (William J. Warzak and Cynthia M. Anderson); (13) "Parenting Chronically Ill Children" (Steven W. Lee and Thomas P. Guck); (14) "Education Programs for Parents and Families of Children and Youth with Developmental Disabilities" (Earle Knowlton and Douglas Mulanax); (15) "Educating Parents To Be Advocates for Their Children" (Michelle L. Moriarty and Marvin J. Fine); and (16) "Managing Crisis: Intervention Skills for Parents" (K. C. Lazzara and Scott Poland). (Papers contain references.) (SM)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Advocacy, Brain, Child Rearing, Children, Chronic Illness, Crisis Intervention, Cultural Influences, Developmental Disabilities, Emotional Disturbances, Ethnicity, Family (Sociological Unit), Fathers, Gender Issues, Grandparents, Learning Disabilities, Mental Disorders, Neurological Impairments, Parent Education, Parenting Skills, Parents, Psychoeducational Methods, Sexuality
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