Member’s Books and Publications

NPEN members are leaders in the field of parenting education. We are pleased to present this list of books and publications written by our members. If you are interested in having your book or publication considered for inclusion, and are not a member, please click here.  Items are in alphabetical order by author.

      • Akabas, Meg, 52 Weeks of Parenting Wisdom: Effective Strategies for Raising Happy, Responsible Kids, Parenting Solutions Press: New York, 2013, Available at Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble.com
      • Arnall, Judy, Discipline Without Distress: 135 tools for raising caring, responsible children without time-out, spanking, punishment or bribery, Professional Parenting Canada, 2012, Available at Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble. Also available in Chinese, Spanish, Korean and Greek.
      • Arnall, Judy, DVD-Plugged-In Parenting: Connect with the digital generation for health, safety and love, Professional Parenting Canada, 2011, Available at Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble.
      • Arnall, Judy, Parenting With Patience: Turn frustration into connection with 3 easy steps, Professional Parenting Canada, 2014. Calgary, Alberta, Available at Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble
      • Barish, Kenneth, Ph.D. Pride and Joy: A Guide to Understanding Your Child’s Emotions and Solving Family Problems Oxford Press, 2012. Amazon.com, http://kennethbarish.com/
      • DeGaetano, Gloria. Parenting Well in a Media Age . Torrence: Personhood Press, 2004. Available on Amazon.com
      • Grossman, Dave and DeGaetano, Gloria. Stop Teaching Our Kids to Kill: A Call to Action Against TV, Movie and Video Game Violence . New York: Harmony Books, 2014. Available on Amazon.com
      • Heath, Harriet. (2010). Plan How to Get Where You Want to Go In Nurturing Your Children. Seattle, WA: Parenting Press (an electronic book)
      • Heath, Harriet. (2000). Using your values to raise your child to be an adult you admire. Seattle, WA: Parenting Press.
      • McDermott, Dana (2008) Developing Caring Relationships Among Parents, Children, Schools, and Communities. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications
      • Pawel, Jody Johnston. The Parent’s Toolshop: The Universal Blueprint for Building a Healthy Family. Publisher: Ambris Publishing, 2000. ISBN: 1-929643-34-9. www.ParentsToolshop.org
      • Rogers, Jim R. Starts And Stops Along The Way: Sharing Some Stuff From The Road Most Travel. Prose Press, 2012 Amazon.com, bn.com. Reviews on line. 
      • Rogers, Jim R. The Incredible Importance of Effective Parenting: Plain Talk About Raising Children From a Concerned Field Worker. Prose Press, 2012, Amazon.com, bn.com. Reviews on line.     
      • Rogers, Jim R. Who Makes Us Us?  We Do!  VIDEO:  25 minutes. DVD or VHS.  Author: Jim R. Rogers. To order a vhs (20.00) or a dvd (30.00) copy(shipping included) email ParentsCare@sc.rr.com or call 843-238-9291 Jim R. Rogers
      • Slattengren, Kathy M.Ed., How to Parent In Ways That Are Truly Helpful, Not Hurtful, CreateSpace Independent Publishing, 2014. PricelessParenting.com
      • Sullivan, Eve. Where the Heart Listens: a handbook for parents and their allies in a global society. Cambridge, MA, Parents Forum, 3rd edition, 2010, amazon.com, ebook and audiobook on ebookit.com.
      • Trittin, Dennis. Parenting for the Launch: Raising Teens to Succeed in the Real World. Copyright 2013. Dennis Trittin and Arlyn Lawrence. LifeSmart Publishing, LLC
      • Trittin, Dennis. What I Wish I Knew at 18: Life Lessons for the Road Ahead. Copyright 2011, 2014 Second Edition Trade Book. LifeSmart Publishing, LLC
      • Trittin, Dennis. What I Wish I Knew at 18: Student Guide. Copyright 2011. Dennis Trittin and Arlyn Lawrence. LifeSmart Publishing, LLC

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