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#1 of 4 Old 07-12-2010, 03:40 AM - Thread Starter
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We need to put together a resource sticky for this forum.

Do you have any books you would recommend, groups/websites that are excellent or threads that really stood out as helpful?

Post things you would recommend here and I will compile it into one sticky for the forum.

Thank you!

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Can't think of much, but one book we love (I think aricha recommended it here at some point), is Todd Parr's "The Family Book." It's just got descriptions of all types of families, including ones with two moms or stepparents, etc. For younger kids. He also has one called "It's OK to be Different" that may touch on family issues as well.

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Between Two Worlds: the Inner Lives of Children of Divorce, by Elizabeth Marquardt

Divorce Poison, by Dr. Richard Warshak

Custody for Fathers, by Carleen & Michael Brennan

Parental Alienation Syndrome in Court Referred Custody Cases, by Janelle Burrill-O'Donnell (Northcentral Univ. dissertation)

Free Legal Advice Indiana (I don't know if there are editions for other states), by Greg Garrison

Understanding Family Law, 2nd Ed., by John De Witt Gregory, Peter Swisher & Sheryl Wolf

Nolo's Deposition Handbook, by Paul Bergman & Albert Moore

One woman in a house full of men:  my soul mate:    or... twin sons:(HS seniors) ... step-son:  (a sophomore) ... our little man:   (a first grader) ... and there is another female in the house, after all:  our
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'No One's The Bitch' A Ten-Step Plan for the Mother and Stepmother Relationship
by Jennifer Newcomb Marine and Carol Marine

I just started it but it's good.
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