Candidates for Friday Five

1.

Single Mother Statistics That Will Shock You





2. What Mums want and what Dads need to know







3. The Disappointing Reality of 19th-Century Courtship

Erin Blakemore 





4. HHS Publishes 2019 Update of the Poverty Guidelines, February 2019
This Federal Register notice is an update of the poverty guidelines by income and size of household. This new set of guidelines reflects a 2.4 percent increase in the Consumer Price Index between calendar years 2017 and 2018 and is used as an eligibility criterion by Medicaid and other Federal programs.

https://peerta.acf.hhs.gov/content/hhs-publishes-2019-update-poverty-guidelines

OR


The Unique Contributions of Fathers to Their Children's Development, February 2019
The Institute for Research on Poverty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will host a webinar on February 20, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET to discuss the correlation between involved fathers and positive developmental outcomes for children.
 






  Samuel J. Abrams, Karlyn Bowman, Eleanor O’Neil, and Ryan Streeter 







6. PROTECTING ME, HARMING US? WHY INDIVIDUALS OF LOWER SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS MAY EXPERIENCE LOWER ROMANTIC RELATIONSHIP QUALITY

Rebecca Horne  














8. Preventing miscommunication: lessons from cross-cultural couples



OR

Oral sex is good for older couples










9. Home visiting and early childhood education can benefit families by broadening their strategies for family engagement

MANICA F. RAMOS, SARAH SHEA CROWNE
 





10. New Army Policies Aim to Enhance Quality of Life







11. The Power of Love: Why maternal depression is an economic mobility issue

Richard V. Reeves



OR


Study provides new insight into the link between maternal depression and childhood obesity





12. Podcast: Marriage and Fertility Trends and the Future of Banking





13. Couples Creating Art or Playing Board Games Release ‘Love Hormone’ — but Men who Paint Release Most


Candidates for Friday Five







2. Some Links about Asymmetrical Commitment

Dr. Scott Stanley

http://slidingvsdeciding.blogspot.com/





3. The American family today

Karlyn Bowman






4. Divorce and marriage data crucial for understanding Canada’s public health, researchers argue

ERIC ANDREW-GEE AND TAVIA GRANT













6. 5 WAYS FARM COUPLES CAN IMPROVE THEIR MARRIAGES NOW







7. Money matters at 9th MSC’s first Financial Stewardship Strong Bonds

 Crista Mary Mack    

http://www.hawaiiarmyweekly.com/2019/02/01/money-matters-at-9th-mscs-first-financial-stewardship-strong-bonds/






8. Intimacy and sex are important for well-being for older adults




OR

For survivors, breast cancer can threaten another part of their lives: sexual intimacy  

Barbara Sadick






9. Want a Happy and Successful Marriage? Couples Should Be Doing These 8 Things Often, Says Science

Marcel Schwantes  













11. Why the World Needs an Empathy Revolution

JILL SUTTIE  






12. The Power of Love: Why maternal depression is an economic mobility issue

Richard V. Reeves



THANKS!


Candidates for Friday Five

1. Using Policy to Create Healthy Schools: Resources to Support Policymakers and Advocates

Authors: Jamie Chriqui, Victoria Stuart-Cassel, Deborah Temkin, Elizabeth Piekarz-Porter, Kristy Lao,Heather Steed, Kristen Harper, Julien Leider, Alexander Gabriel


OR

Parental Involvement: How Much Is Too Much?





2. Fertility rate hits 30-year low as Americans aren't having enough babies to replace themselves, new study shows

Kaelyn Forde  





3. Request for Information (RFI): NICHD Strategic Plan Fiscal Years 2020-2024





4. The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Block Grant: Responses to Frequently Asked Questions


OR

  57th National Association for Welfare Research and Statistics (NAWRS) Workshop Collaborating Across Lines to Build Up Lives 
CALL FOR PROPOSALS 





5. The Caring Company 

  Joseph B. Fuller, Manjari Raman  





6. Questions to Bring You Closer

Christine Carter  







7. NINE STEPS TO FORGIVENESS



OR

How Our Phones Compromise Our Ability to Connect

By Jill Suttie  






8. It’s cold. Put on a hat. Seriously.






Thanks.

Bill

Candidates for Friday Five

1. A Must-Read Evaluation of Fatherhood Programs

Posted by Christopher A. Brown




2.  Better Angels Announces State of the Union Address on January 31st

The event will be live streamed on www.better-angels.org and Better Angels' Facebook page to hundreds of watch parties and thousands of Better Angels members nationwide.

The live stream will begin at 8:30pm ET, with a pre-show from 8:30pm - 9pm. Better Angels President David Blankenhorn will deliver the State of the Union Address at 9pm ET.





3.  Military REACH: Utilizing Family Research to Inform Practice





4. Automation and Artificial Intelligence: How machines are affecting people and places

Mark Muro, Robert Maxim, and Jacob Whiton





5. NC Digital Online Collection of Knowledge and Scholarship




6.  
By Hope Reese




7.  Not Too Late! You Can Benefit from Reflection and Resolutions






8. Mutual appreciation key to saving marriage after a stroke

University of Alberta 






9. A NATION DIVIDED … OVER MARRIAGE

Harry Benson  





10. Navy Family Framework Fiscal Year 2018 Report
 




Thanks 
Bill

Candidates for Friday Five

1. Examining Changes in Couple Dynamics and Mood Across the Menstrual Cycle

SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY

 

Recruitment Statement for Research Participation  











3. When Social Services Undermine Well-being

David Bornstein





4. How Can Marriage Be Good for Mental Health?

David Levine






5. MILITARY REACH: UTILIZING FAMILY RESEARCH TO INFORM PRACTICE

January 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Free






6. NCFR's Margaret E. Arcus Outstanding Family Life Educator Award
 Francesca Adler-Baeder and Ted G. Futris 





7.  9 ways to strengthen your relationship in the new year

Cheyenne Lentz






8. What is maintenance sex? It may help strengthen your marriage

 Wendy Rose Gould

  






9. Generation Z Looks a Lot Like Millennials on Key Social and Political Issues

KIM PARKER, NIKKI GRAF AND RUTH IGIELNIK




10. The Health Effects of Marriage




Thanks.
Bill