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Useful Books

How to Talk so your Kids will Listen & Listen so Kids will Talk
Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish ; illustrations by Kimberly Ann Coe.
London: Piccadilly,2001.

Parenting Teenagers :systematic training for effective parenting of teens
Don Dinkmeyer  Sr. ... [et al.].
Bowling Green, Ky.: STEP, c1998.

Parenting Young Children :systematic training for effective parenting (STEP) of children under six
Don Dinkmeyer Sr. ... [et al.].
Coral Springs, Fla. :STEP,c1997.

The Parent's Handbook :systematic training for effective parenting
Don Dinkmeyer Sr., Gary D. McKay, Don Dinkmeyer, Jr.
Coral Springs, Fla. :STEP,1997.

How to get your Kid to Eat :but not too much
Ellyn Satter ; illustrated by Ken Miller.
Boulder :Bull Publishing Company, 1987.

Parent Power :bringing up responsible children and teenagers
John Sharry.
New York : J. Wiley, 2002.

When Parents Separate : helping your children cope
John Sharry, Peter Reid & Eugene Donohoe.
Dublin :Veritas,2001.

The Incredible Years :a trouble-shooting guide for parents of children aged 2-8 years
Carolyn Webster-Stratton.
Seattle, Wa. :Incredible Years,2005.

Visit the library catalogue to see where these titles are held.

Useful websites:

http://www.parentline.ie/
support and advise for parents and guardians

http://www.treoir.ie
National Federation of Services for Unmarried Parents and their Children

http://www.onefamily.ie
supporting one parent families

http://www.barnardos.ie/information-centre/parents/
supporting families including parenting courses and information booklets

http://www.cmums.ie
home visiting service offering support and encouragemnt to parents with children  0-5 yrs

Helplines:

Parentline: 1890 927277
Westmeath Community Mothers: 044 9348571