Unfortunately, it is the mom's job to research all that the scant amount of professionals have to offer on our childrens' problems and then move forward with what we feel is best for our kids. Some of the books actually contradict one another but it is for you to discern what is best. That is just the way it is right now.
These are what I used to help me learn how to parent my son.
Cline, Foster/Fay, Jimr" Love and Logic book". Also see "Parenting Teens with Love and Logic" and "Love and Logic Magic for Early Childhood: Practical Parenting from Birth to Six Years"
Hage, Deborah"Therapeutic Parenting - It's a Matter of Attitude" Deborah offers many ideas to help you help your child.
Hughes, Daniel "Facilitating Developmental Attachment in Foster and Adopted Children"
Keck, Gregory/Kupecky, Regina "Parenting the Hurt Child"
Levy, Terry/Orlans, Michael "Healing Parents: Helping Wounded Children Learn to Trust & Love
Thomas, Nancy' "When
Love is Not Enough" Nancy gives specific
strategies to blend structure and nurture in her therapeutic parenting.
Boeding, Conrad "The Love Disorder"
Bowlby, John "Attachment: Second Edition"
Bowlby, John "Loss: Sadness And Depression"
Cline, Foster "Conscienceless Acts, Societal Mayhem"
Cline, Foster "Grand parenting with Love and Logic"
Cline/Helding "Adopted and Foster Child Assessment"
Delaney, Richard "Fostering Change"
Delaney/McNerney "The Long Journey Home"
Gianforte Mansfield/Waldmann "Don't Touch My Heart"
Gray, Deborah "Attaching in Adoption: Practical Tools for Today's Parents"
Hughes, Daniel "Attachment-Focused Family Therapy"
Karr-Mores/Wiley "Ghosts from the Nursery"
Levy, Terry "Attachment Interventions"
Magid/McKelvey "High Risk: Children Without a Conscience"
O'Hanlon, Tim/Laws "Adoption and Financial Assistance: Tools for Navigating the Bureaucracy"
O'Hanlon, Tim "Adoption Subsidy: A Guide for Adoptive Parents"
O'Hanlon, Tim "Accessing Federal Adoption Subsidies After Legalization"
Randolph, Liz "Children Who Shock and Surprise"
Schore, Allan "Affect Dysregulation and Disorders of the Self"
Schore, Allan "Affect Regulation and the Repair of the Self"
Siegel, Daniel "Parenting From the Inside Out"
Siegel, Daniel "The Developing Mind: How Relationships and the Brain Interact to Shape Who We Are"
Trout, Michael/ Thomas, Lori "The Jonathon Letters: One Family's Use of Support as They Took in, and Fell in Love with, a Troubled Child"
Verny, Thomas "The Secret Life of the Unborn Child"
Verrier, Nancy "The Primal Wound"
Welch, Martha "Holding Time"
Wesselmann, Debra "How to Become a Terrific Parent Even if You Didn't Have One"
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