Table of contents for Connecting with our children : guiding principles for parents in a troubled world / Roberta Gilbert.


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REARING CHILDREN IN A TROUBLED WORLD.
What in the World Is Happening?
How Problems Develop in Young People.
Why Johnny Isn't Learning.
Irresponsible Behavior and Substance Abuse.
Emotional Illness.
Physical Illness.
Family Violence.
Beyond the Problem Focus.
HOW SUCCESSFUL PARENTS THINK - A SYNOPSIS OF BOWEN FAMILY SYSTEMS THEORY FOR PARENTS.
Families Are Systems.
Anxiety and Its Crucial Effects.
The Family as an Emotional Unit-- Reactivity in Action.
The Wonderful Range of People and Families.
Why Children in the Same Family Turn Out So Differently.
How Anxiety Travels Through Generations.
Birth Order, Personality, and Relationships.
Societal Chaos and the Family.
PARENTS CONNECTING.
Present and Accounted For.
The Emotional Nucleus--the Parents' Relationship.
Connecting with Our Children.
Ages and Stages of Family Life.
The Single Parent and Combined Families.
Play, Self-Regulation, and the Many Ways to Deal with Anxiety.
Family Life as a Spiritual Journey.
On Being a Self in the Generations.
In Conlusion--a Personal Note.
Notes.
Appendices.
Index.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Parent and child, Parenting