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:
support and advise for parents and guardians
National Federation of Services for Unmarried Parents and their Children
supporting one parent families
supporting families including parenting courses and information booklets
home visiting service offering support and encouragemnt to parents with children  0-5 yrs


Parentline: 1890 927277
Westmeath Community Mothers: 044 9348571