Parents & Caregivers Overview

Parents and Caregivers

If you're a parent, you get plenty of suggestions on how to raise your child. From experts to other parents, people are always ready to offer advice. Parenting tips, parents' survival guides, dos, don'ts, shoulds and shouldn'ts - new ones come out daily.

The truth is there is more than one "right" way to be a good parent. Good parenting includes

  • Keeping your child safe
  • Showing affection and listening to your child
  • Providing order and consistency
  • Setting and enforcing limits
  • Spending time with your child
  • Monitoring your child's friendships and activities
  • Leading by example
Source: NIH: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Dating Matters: Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention
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Dating Matters is a free, online course available to educators, school personnel, youth leaders, and others working to improve the health of teens. It features interviews with leading experts, dynamic graphics and interactive exercises, and compelling storytelling to describe what teen dating violence is and how to prevent it.

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The Parent Toolkit
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"Inside The Parent Toolkit you’ll find practical tips and advice for raising drug-free kids from parenting and health experts as well as real parents and other caring adults. Through articles, tool and videos based on the latest scientific research, you’ll find tips for every stage of your child’s life. The toolkit will help you better understand your children, connect with them, protect them, and find out what to do if you discover they’re using drugs or alcohol."

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National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy
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Includes works for specific audiences, including: parents, teens, Latinos, policymakers, states and communities, community colleges, religion and foster care

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NSCAW II Wave 2 Report: Child Well-Being
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The second National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW II) is a longitudinal study intended to answer a range of fundamental questions about the functioning, service needs, and service use of children who come in contact with the child welfare system. Of particular interest to the study are children’s health, mental health, and developmental risks, especially for those children who experienced the most severe abuse and exposure to violence.

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National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy
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Includes works for specific audiences, including: parents, teens, Latinos, policymakers, states and communities, community colleges, religion and foster care

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Parent Tips: Picky Eaters
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Edades de 13 a 15 años - Consejos para padres
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Edades de 6 a 12 años - Consejos para padres
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Edades de 4 a 5 años - Consejos para padres
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Edades De 2 a 3 años - Consejos para padres
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De 18 a 24 meses de edad - Consejos para padres
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Recién Nacidos-18 Meses De Edad - Consejos para padres
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National Center for Fathering
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Parents and Smartphones
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Poor Teenage Salt Habits
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Feeding patterns and diet - children 6 months to 2 years
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National Center for Fathering
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Fun Family Recipes
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Menu Magic for Children
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