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When parents part [electronic resource] : How Mothers and Fathers Can Help Their ChildrenDeal with Separation and Divorce. Penelope Leach.

Leach, Penelope. (Author). Tunno, Fran. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781504616362 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (9 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2015.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Fran Tunno.
Summary, etc.: From the author of the bestselling Your Baby & Child comes a book full of completely practical, comprehensively researched information and advice on how you can do what is best for your child when you are going through a separation or divorce.Using the latest scientific research in child development, Penelope Leach covers the various effects of divorce on children in five stages of life—infants, toddlers/preschoolers, primary school children, teenagers, college students/young adults—many of whom are far more deeply affected than previously thought. She explains recent studies that overturn many common assumptions and that show, for example, how many standard custody arrangements for very young children are harmful to children's attachment to their parents and therefore to their brain development. There is evidence to suggest that the practice of having infants and toddlers spend regular overnights with noncustodial parents may be damaging, and the...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 250804 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Family & Relationships.
Sociology.
Genre: Electronic books.

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