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Article ID: 700561

Emerging Adults' Relationships with Their Parents

Family Institute at Northwestern University

In this issue of Clinical Science Insights, Jacob Goldsmith, Ph.D., explores Jeffrey Arnett’s theory of emerging adulthood, highlights potential problems that emerging adults and their families may encounter, and suggests some general guidelines for what parents can do to help and lay the foundation for a healthy parent-adult-child relationship.

Released:
14-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 699018

Let's Talk: Couples Therapy: Podcast

Family Institute at Northwestern University

In this podcast episode, Neil Venketramen, staff therapist at The Family Institute, interviews Cheryl Rampage, our senior academic and clinical advisor and clinical associate professor who has more than three decades of experience treating individuals, couples and families.

Released:
17-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 699016

The Parenting Sweet Spot with College-Bound Kids

Family Institute at Northwestern University

The transition to college is a balancing act for students and their families.

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15-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 676516

"Thirteen Reasons Why" and What Comes Next

Family Institute at Northwestern University

You can’t venture on to the Internet these days without stumbling across some sort of editorial about the Netflix show Thirteen Reasons Why.The Chicago Tribune has called the show “highly problematic” and “dangerously wrong” (VanNoord, 2017).

Released:
15-Jun-2017 3:10 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 676245

Invite Boredom Says Psychologist

Family Institute at Northwestern University

Research has recognized for years a connection between children's imaginative capacity and their exposure to external sources of stimulation.

Released:
12-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 652589

Family Institute Staff Publish New Handbook of Family Therapy

Family Institute at Northwestern University

The Handbook of Family Therapy illuminates the common threads in couple and family therapies and a range of perspectives. It explores the integration of theory, clinical wisdom, and practical and meaningful research that produces the best understanding of family relationships as well as the best treatment options.

Released:
28-Apr-2016 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 640409

Jenna Rowen, PhD, Available to Discuss the Business of Co-Parenting

Family Institute at Northwestern University

Dr. Jenna Rowen discusses co-parenting after a divorce, and offers tips for keeping the child forefront in the process.

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25-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 639729

Gustavo Medrano, PhD, Available to Discuss Caring for the Caregivers

Family Institute at Northwestern University

Caregiving is an important and widespread responsibility that is becoming more common as our society’s elderly population grows. Much of this caregiving role is shifting onto families, increasing the need for professional help for those caring for their loved ones.

Released:
10-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 639659

Homework Tips for Parents

Family Institute at Northwestern University

For parents of all children — and especially those with learning and behavioral challenges — homework can be quite stressful. There are, however, many things parents can do to make the “dreaded homework hour” less difficult for all involved.

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9-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 609980

Cyber Bullying More Difficult for Teenagers to Process Psychologically Than In-Person Bullying

Family Institute at Northwestern University

Expert adolescent psychologist Dr. Hollie Sobel, PhD, discusses the psychological ways in which teens experience online bullying versus face-to-face conflict.

Released:
6-Nov-2013 11:00 AM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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