Named One of the 10 Best Parenting Books of the Year by Child Magazine, this revised edition teaches you to minimize stress during initial breakups and ultimate separation, explain divorce so children don't blame themselves, protect children from parental hostilities, and navigate conflicts of loyalty and alliance.
EDWARD TEYBER, is professor of psychology and director of the psychology clinic at California State University, San Bernardino. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology from Michigan State University. He is also the author of two counseling textbooks: Interpersonal Process in Psychotherapy: A Relational Approach and coauthor, with Faith McClure, of Casebook in Child and Adolescent Treatment: Cultural and Familial Contexts.
"Dr. Teyber writes in the mature voice of a seasoned clinician,providing parents with not only his own observations, but asubstantial amount of conclusive research regarding the effects ofdivorce on children, accompanied by realistic, age-appropriateadvice for the whole family." (Child Magazine)
"Will be extremely helpful to any parent going through the processof divorce. It is conceptually sound, easy to read, and hasimportant information for parents, professionals, and anyone who isworking with children whose parents are going through divorce."(Hugh McIssac, LCSW, director, Family Court Services, The SuperiorCourt, Los Angeles County)
"An outstanding book. It reinforces the value of putting childrenfirst and acknowledges children's need for both parents during andafter the divorce. Teyber clearly describes the stress and painchildren experience and explains how best to shield them from theparent's own conflicts. . . . Essential reading. . . ." (David L.Levy, Esq., president, Children's Rights Council)
"Dr. Teyber covers the importance of parenting skills [in offering]stability and continuity in critical stages of child developmentfollowing a divorce." (Louis Welch, director, Child Custody ReformProject)
". . . should be recommended reading for any parent going through adivorce. Teachers, counselors, therapists, family law judges, andattorneys will find Teyber's book a valuable adjunct to theirwork." (Benson Schaffer, L.A. County Superior Court (retired),Family Law Mediator)
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