Parenting Resources

Website: Hand in Hand Parenting

Book: Listen by Patty Wipfler

Books by Daniel Siegel, MD: Parenting From the Inside Out, Brainstorm, The Whole-Brain Child, No-Drama Discipline

Collaborative Problem Solving websites: Think Kids (Stuart Ablon) and Lives in the Balance (Ross Greene); books: The Explosive Child, Lost at School, Collaborative Problem Solving 

Book: Sex is a Funny Word - A comic book for kids that includes children and families of all makeups, orientations, and gender identities, Sex Is a Funny Word is an essential resource about bodies, gender, and sexuality for children ages 8 to 10 as well as their parents and caregivers. Topics covered include: What is sex? Privacy, safety, and respect. Boundaries regarding nudity, talking about sex, and touch. Assigned sex, gender identity, and gender roles. Names and functions of body parts. Talking about the word “sexy”. Protecting yourself against unwanted sexual touch and abuse. Crushes, love, and sexy feelings