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Recommended Reading

Parent Effectiveness Training, Thomas Gordon

Non-Violent Communication, Marshall B. Rosenberg

Discipline Without Distress: 135 tools for raising caring, responsible children without time-out, spanking, punishment or bribery, Judy Arnall

Hold On To Your Kids: Why Parents Matter, Gordon Neufeld and Gabor Mate

But Nobody Told Me That I Would Have To Leave Home, Kathy Lynn

How to Talk so Kids Will Listen and How to Listen so Kids Will Talk, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

Kids Are Worth It!, Barbara Coloroso

Understanding Your Teen, Christine Langois

Breaking the Code: Teens Reveal the Secrets to Better Parent-Child Communication, Lara Fox and Hilary Frankel

Help! For Parents of Teenagers by Parents for Parents, Jean Illsley

Real Boys: Rescuing Our Sons from the Myths of Boyhood, William Pollack

Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, Mary Pipher

How To Deal With Your Acting-Up Teen: Practical Self-Help for Desperate Parents, Robert T. Bayard and Jean Bayard

Websites to Visit:

Healthy Canadians

Canadian Paediatric Society

Canadian Institute of Child Health

Safe Kids Canada

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Statistics Canada

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