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This list of favorite articles for couples and families can be helpful and informative.  Click on the title to view the article.

Connecting With your Kids.
A Survival Guide for Dads by Jay Timms BMT, MA, CCC

Fighting Too Much? The Brain is Acting Up Again by Dr. Kim Dawson Ph.D., R. Psych.

How to Pick Up the Gloves In Marriage and Fight Well! by Jay Timms BMT,MA,CCC

Seeing the Sacred in Marriages by Dr. Rob Lees ED.D

Teen Depression by Dr. Kym Dawson Ph.D., R. Psych

Recommended reading materials:

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work – John Gottman

The Five Love Languages – Gary Chapman

Prepared Companions – Rob Lees

Divorce Busting – Michelle Werner-Davis

After the Affair – Janis Abrahms Spring

Hold Me Tight; Conversations for Connection – Susan Johnson

For families, couples and parents, here are informative websites offering advice, info and resources: 

This site was created by researchers primarily working with fathers.  The site offers great ideas on ways for fathers to interact with their children between the ages of newborns to late teens.

The Tale of Two Brains  Without a doubt, the funniest and best descriptor of the difference between male and female brains.  This 10 minute YouTube video is by a man named Mark Gungor who used to be a pastor, and has learned a lot about men and women in his pastoral service.

Dr. John Gottman’s research is the the research base for our workshop “Handling Conflict”. You will find great resources and ideas for couples and relationships.

Today’s Parent offers articles, ideas, tips, and contests for parents of children of all ages.