tag:billcoffin.org,2013:/posts Coffin Corner 2020-09-24T01:28:19Z Bill Coffin tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1597079 2020-09-24T01:28:19Z 2020-09-24T01:28:19Z Candidate for Friday Five
1. ‘Awe Walks’ Boost Emotional Well-Being


OR

Older people have become younger: physical and cognitive function have improved meaningfully in 30 years




2. CoupleTalk Live




3. Social Science Research Analyst

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Administration for Children and Families





4. MDRC Seeks Fatherhood Programs to Participate in SIRF Project

Strengthening the Implementation of Responsible Fatherhood Programs (SIRF) Nomination Process


OR

How to Keep Problem Participants from Derailing Your Group Sessions

Erik Vecere






5. Explaining US income inequality by household demographics, 2019 update

Mark J. Perry | Carpe Diem





6. This (free!) parenting class from Yale will help you eliminate friction in your house

LAUREN STEELE  





7. A Medieval Mother Tries Distance Learning

By Esther Liberman Cuenca





8. Research: Differences in Marriage and Romantic Involvement among Older African Americans


Gender differences in marriage, romantic involvement, and desire for romantic involvement among older African Americans

Dawne M. Mouzon, Robert Joseph Taylor, Linda M. Chatters





9. Japan newlyweds can receive up to ¥600,000 to start new life





10. Deseret News-BYU survey: Emotional, physical resources key to how kids fare

Lois M. Collins  





11.Marriage test from 1939 reveals what makes a good housewife





12.Social Norms, Labor Market Opportunities, and the Marriage Gap Between Skilled and Unskilled Women

Marianne Bertrand, University of Chicago, Patricia Cortes, Boston University, Claudia Olivetti, Dartmouth College, and Jessica Pan, National University of Singapore




13. The pandemic proves we all should know ‘psychological first aid.’ Here are the basics.

Stacey Colino  





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Bill
near Acadia National Park, ME

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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1595192 2020-09-17T18:41:56Z 2020-09-17T18:41:56Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. SEX AND AGE—Total Population—Estimate

ACS




2. How to Be Stronger Co-Parents During the Pandemic

Parents are under a lot of pressure, but good communication can support your family’s well-being.

BY PHIL COWAN, CAROLYN P. COWAN, MARYAM ABDULLAH





3. Reducing the Effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences

By Kate Bradford





4. Jennifer Howard’s ‘Clutter: An Untidy History’ takes Marie Kondo’s message a step further

By Jennifer Reese



OR

Clinical psychologist’s book aims to help you build resilience, face hardship during a stressful time like the pandemic

Erin Blakemore





5. 

The 2020 American Family Survey: Attitudes toward family, COVID-19, politics, race, and economic well-being 


Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT 

Online: https://www.brookings.edu/events/the-2020-american-family-survey-attitudes-toward-family-covid-19-politics-race-and-economic-well-being/





6. Street View of 1940s New York





7. Child Welfare Virtual Expo 2020
Strengthening Families Through Prevention and Collaboration

Thursday, September 24, 2020




8. Types of Romantic Relationships in Emerging Adulthood: Implications for Relationship Education

Sarah Hokanson  





9. Protecting Your Relationship in the Shadow of Corona

Dr. Scott Stanley




10. 2019 Census Child Poverty Data and What COVID-19 Means for Kids

Tue, Sep 22, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM EDT




11. Lessons from Suicide Attempts among U.S. Army Soldiers During Deployment

By James A. Naifeh, Ph.D. and Holly B. Herberman Mash, Ph.D


12 The Protestant family ethic

What do Protestant, Catholic, private, and public schooling have to do with marriage, divorce, and non-marital childbearing?

American Enterprise Institute

Institute for Family Studies



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Bill
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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1592644 2020-09-09T20:45:18Z 2020-09-09T20:45:18Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Report no.4: Dads spend more quality time with kids

Jennifer Baxter, Mikayla Budinski, Megan Carroll, Kelly Hand





2. The Catholic Christian Meta-Model of the Person 

William J. Nordling, Paul C. Vitz, and Craig Steven Titus  




3. People Who Experienced Parental Divorce as Children Have Lower ‘Love Hormone’ Levels than Those Who Did Not
 
Terry Goodrich, Baylor University Media and Public Relations  





4. Homebodies: More Than a Third of Married Couples Live in State Where Both Were Born

Families

What Percentage of Married Couples Were Born in The Same State, Different State, or Another Country?

BRIAN KNOP AND LYDIA ANDERSON
  




5. Time Alone Is the Key to Staying Married. Find It

Brittany Risher





6. ‘It is getting better now’: Family letters from the deadly 1918 flu pandemic
 


or 

In pandemic era, the term palliative care is even more scary for some. So specialists want to rename it.

Haider J. Warraich  





7. 

Love, sex and marriage – a history of Irish coupledom

Sexuality in Ireland was freer under British rule than after Independence






8. ELEVATE: Implementation of a healthy marriage and relationship education program by a statewide cooperative extension service



9.. Growing Up Poor: The American Dream Deferred, Sep 15, 2020, 02:00 PM in Eastern Timehttps://wgbh.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_recnaLEWRkewG4I_CA4Ziw?utm_source=Iterable&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=streaming&utm_content=xxxx

10. Free Webinar with Kevin Palau and Leading Marriage Experts on Strategies for Church Growth in COVID and Beyon

September 10, 2020 at 1:00 ET/ 12:00 CT/ 10:00 PT – Zoom Webinar

https://communio.org/free-webinar-with-leading-marriage-experts-on-strategies-for-church-growth-in-covid-and-beyond/


11. Marriage penalties, the marriage divide, and the US safety netThursday, September 10, 2020 | 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EThttps://www.aei.org/events/marriage-penalties-the-marriage-divide-and-the-us-safety-net/

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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1590372 2020-09-03T16:44:31Z 2020-09-03T16:44:32Z Candidates for Friday Five
1.  COVID-19: Managing Relationships Under Stay-at-Home Orders





2. Incentivize individual agency to achieve upward mobility

Ian Rowe






3. FAMILY DECISION MAKING IN 2020

Jacob Goldsmith, Ph.D.





4. Ten Years of Change in Remarriage
 
 Leslie Reynolds  





5. Parents and Children Together: How Low-Income Fathers in Responsible Fatherhood Programs Perceive and Provide Financial Support for Their Children





6. Public attitudes about today’s dating landscape
 




 7. Census Bureau to Host Webinar on Release of 2019 American Community Survey Statistics





8. Family Feud: Half Of Parents Squabble With Grandparents Over Parenting Choices
 
John Anderer





9. Corporate Plan, Australian Institute of Family Studies

2020/21 to 2023/24
 



10. Here's What Gen Z Would Like to Accomplish Before Marriage

The top two factors will surprise you.
by Esther Lee





11. Mortality worldwide: Be generous, live longer
 




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Bill
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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1587668 2020-08-27T19:30:04Z 2020-09-02T02:17:18Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Block Grant: A Legislative History

ACF/HHS


OR

New Compendiums to Support Linking Data for Research

BRETT BROWN

 



2. Outcomes and Outcome Domains Examined in HMRE Evaluation Studies

Sydney J. Briggs, April Wilson, Mindy E. Scott, and Deja Logan





3. Resources to Help Young Parents Thrive

ANNIE E. CASEY FOUNDATION  






4. Marriage status of household reference person by ethnicity within marriage, UK, 2018






5. Recognizing and Responding to Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) in Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) Programs

OPRE/ACF/HHS



OR

Recognizing and Responding to Teen Dating Violence (TDV) in Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) Programs





6. RESEARCH PROFESSOR (OPEN RANK), FATHERHOOD MENTAL HEALTH

INSIDE HIGHER ED  





7. Painful Questions






8. Can A Marriage Survive Without Intimacy?
 
CHRIS OWNBY

 

OR

FAMILY AND MARRIAGE: Feeling what the other person feels

By Roger Rollins






9. Fathers Eve 

Also see NBC news coverage




10. THE 2020 RELATIONSHIP ENHANCEMENT® AND FILIAL THERAPY CONFERENCE

SEPTEMBER 19, 2020, WEBINARS VIA VIDEO CONFERENCING






Educational Technology and Mobile Learning  



and  Free Access Period Ending Soon

We hope you have enjoyed free access to NCFR's recent webinars and conference recordings. After Aug. 31 this content will only be available to NCFR members.




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Bill
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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1585197 2020-08-20T19:31:43Z 2020-09-02T02:17:40Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Opportunities for Intimate Partner Violence Disclosure in Adult-Serving Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) Programs

OPRE





2.  FAMILY STRUCTURE STILL MATTERS 

The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ)







3. English idioms about family life and conjugal felicity

ANATOLY LIBERMAN  





4. Parent-child separations focus of virtual symposium

Kristie Auman-Bauer, PSU






5. Whether online or in-person, deep connection is key

By Dr. Josh Packard






6. Relationship Education: Learning practical skills that focus on commitment, communication and good conflict
 
Shane Smith  






7. Shifting the Lens Toward Prevention During a Time of Crisis

Written by Cara Kelly, Julie Fliss, and Elaine Stedt from the Children's Bureau, Office on Child Abuse and Neglect



OR
Family and Child Well-Being: An Urgent Call to Action

Written by Bryan Samuels, M.P.P., executive director, Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago

OR
 
Success Sequence = Optimal Health for Youth





8. Factors Impacting Program Retention

Sarah Hokanson 





9. Harvard Study Points to Improved Dad-Child Relationships During Pandemic

Posted by Christopher A. Brown





10. Here’s how Happy Couples argue differently then Unhappy Couples

Published ByDrew Simms
 




11. I’ve Been Married to the Military for 15 Years. Our Luck Just Ran Out.
 
Esau McCaulley  



OR

Infertility Was Distressing. The Military Made It Even More Complicated.

Victoria Chamberlin




12.  Divorce after 50 is soaring. Married Swarthmore therapists have a guide for keeping love alive | 5 Questions

by Sandy Bauers, For The Inquirer,




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Bill


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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1583432 2020-08-13T17:43:12Z 2020-09-02T02:18:01Z Candidates for Friday Five
My beach reading...

1. A guide for supporting new parents




2. Kitchen confrontations: Average household sees 217 arguments annually — just over cleaning dishes!
 
 John Anderer





3. Virtual meetings offer tips, strategies to cope with Covid-19
 




4. What Happens to Parents When Community Spaces Close?

By Daniel Cox & Samuel J. Abrams





5. Look at the Numbers

Frank Lamas  





6. Parental warmth on high-conflict days helps teens to feel loved
 




7. Building Data Capacity in Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grantees: Challenges and Recommended Support


 


8. At the Center of Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Programs Data Snapshot: Program Staff and Support

Sarah Avellar, Alexandra Stanczyk, Nikki Aikens, Mathew Stange, and Grace Roemer 





9. 3 Ways Empathy Can Strengthen Your Marriage

Gena Ellis





10. Absence: Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, and Marriage 

Wendy Singleton Christin
Schizophrenia Bulletin
 




11. Utah Sen. Mike Lee says Congress must undo policies that penalize marriage

A new Joint Economic Committee report ponders the demise of “happy two-parent” homes and how to stop the trend.

By Lois M. Collins


 

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Bill
OBX, NC



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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1581674 2020-08-06T16:53:02Z 2020-09-02T02:18:23Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Webinar: Strategies for Helping Young Fathers

THE ANNIE E. CASEY FOUNDATION

What: Supporting Young Fathers of Color: Lessons From the Field
When: Wednesday, August 12, 2020, at 2 p.m. ET
Registration password: Two-gen  



OR

Introduction to Strengthening Implementation in Responsible Fatherhood Programs (SIRF)

Aug 12, 2020 02:00 PM


 


2. Machine learning predicts satisfaction in romantic relationships






3. Highlights from the First FRAMING Research Healthy Marriage Technical Work Group



OR

Improving Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) Programs for Unmarried Couples with Children





4.  Couple conflicts: our neurons like mediation






5.  Recruitment and Partner Participation in Online Relationship Education

Sarah Hokanson 





6.  Cohabitation vs Marriage: Mating Strategies by Education in the USA

 Fabio Blasutto






7.  For The Maidens on Tu B’AV – NOW WHAT?

Susan Barth  


OR

The Rambam’s Best Newlywed Advice

Susan Barth





8. Pathways-to-Outcomes: How Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Program Activities May Lead to Intended Outcomes

This webcast is now on-demand, should you like to view it again.
 OR





9. Revised Procedures and Standards: Home Visiting Evidence of Effectiveness (HomVEE) Review

Request for public comment  





10. Growing Through Adversity
 




11. The Discourse of Marriage in the Greco-Roman World

Edited by Jeffrey Beneker and Georgia Tsouvala





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Bill
OBX, NC (week 1 of 2)

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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1576441 2020-07-23T21:02:14Z 2020-09-02T02:18:46Z candidates for Friday Five
1. Flourishing in Adolescence: A Virtual Workshop




2. Developing Strong Recruitment Practices for Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) Programs Serving Adults




3. Most Families That Received SNAP Benefits in 2018 Had At Least One Person Working

TRACY A. LOVELESS





4. Effectiveness of the Family Foundations Co-parenting Education Program

Sarah Hokason 







6. Families Keep Going, In Pandemic and Health

RACHEL ANDERSON






7. Father-child playtime may improve children’s ability to control emotions, aggression later in life

Brianna Sleezer






8. Communicating in everyday life





9. Mom and Dad Are Fighting
 




10. OSU Extension addresses top economic and family issues
 
 Trisha Gedon | Agricultural Communications Services  





11. Pathways-to-Outcomes: How Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Program Activities May Lead to Intended Outcomes

Date: Monday, July 27, 2020

Time: 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time





In case you were wondering...
New study suggests we have 6,200 thoughts every day


Enjoy your vacation. 

Bill

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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1574238 2020-07-16T21:22:27Z 2020-07-16T21:22:27Z Candidates for Friday Five
if any of you would like to stop getting these weekly emails just let me know...thanks.  BC

1. Promoting Character Development in Youth Programs through Professional Development for Staff and Volunteers

Authors: Hannah Lantos, Alison McClay, Brandon Stratford, Zakia Redd, Salomon Villatoro




2. We welcome new report on psychology of loneliness
 




3. Implementing Evidence-Informed Practices in Maternal and Child Health: Bridging Domestic and International Methods
 
July 22, 2020, from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m. ET 



OR

The 2015 Cohort of Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grantees: Interim Report on Grantee Programs and Clients





4. Helping Couples in the Shadow of COVID‐19

Scott M. Stanley  Howard J. Markman





5. Everyone Experiences Stress, Protective Factors Keep Families Strong





6. 

How cultural factors shape children's economic outcomes

A Princeton-Brookings Future of Children event


Thursday, July 23, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. EDT
Online: https://www.brookings.edu/events/how-cultural-factors-shape-economic-outcomes/


OR

Click here to register for the webinar on the Pathways-to-Outcomes models for Responsible Fatherhood programs:
 Thursday, July 23rd from 2:00 to 3:00 PM EDT.  




7. Parents back demand for post-pandemic Relationships Education in schools

FASTN  





8. Meet the Man Leading the Charge on America's Boy Crisis | Opinion

LEE HABEEB





9. Developing Strong Recruitment Practices for Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) Programs Serving Adults





10. How the Pandemic Can Teach Kids About Compassion

MARYAM ABDULLAH




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Bill
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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1572440 2020-07-12T19:21:05Z 2020-07-12T19:21:05Z Fwd: Potential article in the next Family Connection

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the 1st Navy PREP training at the University of Denver, July 12-14,1990. See

  
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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1571349 2020-07-09T21:12:48Z 2020-07-09T21:12:48Z Candidates for Friday Five

1. Pathways-to-Outcomes: How Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Program Activities May Lead to Intended Outcomes

OPRE/ACF





2. The parents are not all right: The experiences of parenting during a pandemic

Daniel A. Cox, Samuel J. Abrams






3. To support infant development, states can encourage parents to read, sing, and tell stories with their children

Authors: Asiya Kazi, Sarah Daily




4. How life has changed for Australians during the coronavirus pandemic (and how it hasn’t)
 

or

Families in Australia Survey: Life during COVID-19

Report no. 1: Early findings

Kelly Hand, Jennifer Baxter, Megan Carroll, Mikayla Budinski


OR

Marriage and money help but don’t lead to long-lasting happiness

Nathan Kettlewell, University of Technology Sydney; Nick Glozier, University of Sydney, and Richard Morris, University of Sydney

 



5. How Praying for Your Spouse Can Improve Your Marriage
 





7. Marriage in Ancient Egypt: Egyptian Family System
 
Robert Garland, P.h.D., Colgate University





8. Marriage offers financial protection, ASU professor's analysis shows
 




9. More evidence that periodic abstinence is good for marriage relationship





10. MERENGUE THROUGH MARRIAGE
 



And next week marks the 30th anniversary of the 1st Navy PREP training at the University of Denver, July 12-14,1990

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Bill
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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1568171 2020-07-02T22:32:11Z 2020-07-02T22:32:11Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. It’s Hard to Be an Empathy Scientist Today

BY KIRA M. NEWMAN


or

How the Pandemic Can Teach Kids About Compassion

MARYAM ABDULLAH | 





2. Supporting Program Progress: Performance Measures, Data System, and Technical Assistance for the 2020 Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grantees

ACF


OR

Supporting the Fatherhood Journey: Findings from the Parents and Children Together Evaluation (PACT)




3. Community Resilience Estimates

Census





4. CHECK OUT NEW PARENT-KID ACTIVITIES PLUS CONTRIBUTE TO RESEARCH
 




5. SPARKING GRATITUDE & NAMING LOSSES
To Have and Have Not

The Family Institute at Northwestern University  





6. Parents and the pandemic: A comprehensive analysis of survey data
 
John P. Bailey, AEI





7. Media Coverage: How the Pandemic is Strengthening Fathers' Relationships with Their Children
Our new research suggests that almost 70% of fathers across race, class, educational attainment, and political affiliation in the United States feel closer to their children during the coronavirus pandemic.

Read, watch, and listen to highlights from our recent media coverage:




8. NORC survey reflects public worries about COVID-19, despite a majority satisfied with finances





9. Lockdown creates a wave of 'Turbo Relationships', with new couples quicker to commit
 
Relate




10. 
THE BIG QUESTION:
HOW DO I HELP MY KIDS
HELP OTHERS?
 Rachel Buchholz,   KIDS AND FAMILY Editor in Chief   




11. Adolescent Development




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Bill
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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1564749 2020-06-25T20:27:34Z 2020-06-25T20:27:35Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. How to Cultivate Child-Welfare Workers

Naomi Schaefer Riley




2. An Overview of Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Curricula

Mindy E. Scott and Ilana Huz

 




3. THE PHENOMENAL RISE AND FALL OF A MARRIAGE-BASED CULTURE

Pat Fagan Ph.D. 




4.  How Cultural Factors Shape Economic Outcomes 


  


5. How to Help Families and Staff Build Resilience During the COVID-19 Outbreak


OR

Connecting the Brain to the Rest of the Body: Early Childhood Development and Lifelong Health Are Deeply Intertwined




6. To combat racism, try reviving the black family

ANTHONY ESOLEN

https://www.catholiceducation.org/en/marriage-and-family/other-topics/to-combat-racism-try-reviving-the-black-family.html 



 

7. Talking To Your Kids About Racism and Racial Justice with Cara Meredith


OR

Strengths Based Parenting




8. New foundation focuses on helping Korean American adoptees and families find out where they fit in

Tim Leininger




9.  Role-play shows which expectant dads will thrive as new fathers

by Jeff Grabmeier, The Ohio State University




10. Can This Marriage Be Saved?: A Memoir

  https://muse.jhu.edu/book/76638  



11. just FYI 
Can the Church Save Marriage?

Matrimony rates are in decline, even among conservative Christians. Here’s what that means for the future.
MARK REGNERUS




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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1561310 2020-06-18T18:32:55Z 2020-06-18T18:32:55Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. 8 Dads on the Picture Books They Love Reading to Their Kids

by Jennifer Garry





2. 

the July 2020 issue of 

Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Science 

(FR). This special issue (Vol. 69, Issue 3) is a compilation titled: Best Evidence‐based Practices in Family Life Education. 


NCFR





3. How the Pandemic is Strengthening Fathers' Relationships with Their Children





4. Division of Housework, Communication, and Couples’ Relationship Satisfaction


OR

How Dividing Up Household Chores Can Impact Marriage

Janice Wood





5.  LOW-INCOME, MINORITY FATHERS’ CONTROL STRATEGIES AND THEIR CHILDREN’S REGULATORY SKILLS

JENESSA L. MALIN, NATASHA J. CABRERA, ELIZABETH KARBERG, DANIELA ALDONEY, AND MEREDITH L. ROWE University of Maryland, College Park





6. Watch our timely "Parenting in a Pandemic" Zoom cast. Claire McCarthy, MD, assistant professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School 





7. Blog: Recognizing Fathers’ Impact on Children’s Lives on Father’s Day and Beyond

BY SAMANTHA ILLANGASEKARE
 

or one of these

 
Explore findings from a research synthesis on how the timing of first sexual activity relates to such outcomes as teen pregnancy, relationships, mental health and emotional well-being, risky sexual activity, and substance use.

Supporting Program Progress Performance Measures Data System and Technical Assistance for the 2020 Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grantees cover page
Explore this report to learn what worked well during the current cohort of Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood grantees and potential improvements to performance measures data collection for future cohorts of grantees.

Empowering Families Implementation of an integrated HMRE employment and financial literacy program for low-income couples
Explore findings on the implementation of Empowering Families, a program developed to offer integrated healthy marriage and relationship education (HMRE) and economic stability services to couples with low income raising children together.




8. How To Talk To Kids About Race And Racism, And The Risks Of Staying Silent

Lee V. Gaines







10. How to Create Social Media Rules in Your Marriage






11. Marital Status in the United States




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Bill

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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1557943 2020-06-11T17:48:24Z 2020-06-11T17:48:24Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. To target aid to the neediest families, we need to strengthen TANF

Jana Parsons  



 

2. COVID-19 and nursing homes: Examining new national data

Alex Brill, Benedic N. Ippolito




3. Healthy Marriage Healthy Families Coalition

Facebook Live - MEG Date Night #89th June 12, 2020


https://www.eventbrite.com/org/3015894510?ref=eofblike



 

4. 7 Steps To Good Digital Parenting




5. Prevention Services Clearinghouse Releases New Program Ratings

Patrick Lester  


 


6. Using a Navy Program to Navigate the Continued Stress and Uncertainty of COVID-19

Mr. Spencer Case, M.S., and Mr. Christian Evans, M.A., M.Div.  




7. Relationships Unlocked: Understanding the nation’s relationships as lockdown is eased
 




8. Why Men’s Health Month Is So Important

Carol Sanders





9. How Covid-19 is changing the world’s children 

David Robson  




10. Grieving a Loss from COVID-19

Charles Muorah, Ph.D., STL, LMFT




11. Petrarch's Plague

Love, Death, and Friendship in a Time of Pandemic

By Paula Findlen


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Bill


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1554377 2020-06-04T20:48:19Z 2020-06-04T20:48:20Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. How paternity leave can help couples stay together

BY ARNA OLAFSSON AND HERDIS STEINGRIMSDOTTIR




2. Healing and Supporting Fathers: Principles, Practices, and Resources for Fatherhood Programs to Help Address and Prevent Domestic Violence

OPRE/ACF




3. The Role of Constructiveness in Interparental Conflict for Mothers' Perception of Children's Health

Martina Zemp  Marlene Jockers  Jutta Mata





4. The case for wearing see-through face masks
 
 LISA S. SCOTT 





5. Distributions of Age at First Marriage, 1960-2018

Paul Hemez, National Center for Family & Marriage Research (NCFMR)  





6. Births in the United States have dropped to a 34-year low
 
Aimee Cunningham











8. Webinar Thursday, June 11th, at 4 pm EST for Marriage in a Dangerous Time  




9. Being Healthy and Ready to Learn is Linked with Socioeconomic Conditions for Preschoolers

Authors: Gabriel Piña, Kristin Anderson Moore, Katherine Paschall, Samantha Anderson





10. Things You Can Do Each Day as a Parent That Make You a Superhero

Alex Watt




11. Are You Married But Lonely?
 




12. New study examines impact of major life events on wellbeing

Leilah Schubert 




13. Connection in Marriage During a Pandemic

by The Allender Center



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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1551032 2020-05-28T17:51:51Z 2020-05-28T17:51:51Z Candidates for Friday Five
This weeks background music 


1. Princeton University's Index Of Medieval Art Available Free Until June 1st

David Clayton  




2.  How social and emotional learning can succeed

Jal Mehta  AEI






3. Mental Health during the pandemic: Understanding how your mind responds to disasters

CAPT Jamie Reeves  





4. Trends in Relationship Formation and Stability in the United States: Dating, Cohabitation, Marriage, and Divorce
 

Kasey Eickmeyer, Paul Hemez, Wendy D. Manning, Susan L. Brown, and Karen Benjamin Guzzo

 





5. New Census Household Pulse Survey Shows More Households with Children Lost Income, Experienced Food Shortages During Pandemic
 
LINDSAY M. MONTE
  



OR

As Millennials Near 40, They’re Approaching Family Life Differently Than Previous Generations

AMANDA BARROSO, KIM PARKER, AND JESSE BENNETT




6. State-Level Strategies to Promote Prevention Practice, Policy, and Science





7. Executive Function Skills Concepts and Models Websites

Office of Family Assistance 

 



8. Learning Through Play: More Than Laughter And Smiles

Play and Learning Scholars Around the World (PALS)


OR

Webinar Recording: Covid-19 and the Return of the Free Range Kid





 
Sandra Knispel





10. Divorce and Diverging Poverty Rates: A Risk‐and‐Vulnerability Approach

Bram Hogendoorn  Thomas Leopold  Thijs Bol





11. What have we learned about intimate partner violence?

 SHARITA FORREST


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1547482 2020-05-21T01:07:00Z 2020-05-21T01:07:01Z Candidates for Friday Five


1. 5 ways to teach our children empathy in these challenging times

Richard Weissbourd  





2. Father involvement linked to better academic progress

Research by D.P. Miller, M.M.C. Thomas, M.R. Waller, L. Nepomnyaschy & A.D. Emory





3. The Wife's Protector: A Quantitative Theory Linking Contraceptive Technology with the Decline in Marriage

Jeremy Greenwood, Nezih Guner (nezih.guner@movebarcelona.eu) and Karen Kopecky





4. Helping couples strengthen their relationship remotely: A guide to working with couples online

 Shane Smith  
 


OR

COVID and domestic dissonance: 'The aim is equality with your wife – not your dad'

Wendy Tuohy






5. Resilience Is The Most Powerful Skill Kids Can Develop Right Now

Caroline Bologna





6. Weekly Census Bureau Survey Provides Timely Info on Households During COVID-19 Pandemic


JANE CALLEN
    





7. Create a Culture of Generosity and Communication in Your Family Business

by Christina Wing and Rohit K. Gera





8.  Why Americans Are More Stressed Today Than They Were in the 1990s

Brian Mastroianni  





9.Maine-ly Dads 
  




10. Wired for Marriage

Jim Logan





11. Exceptional Family Member Program Survey: 'We Want to Hear from Our Sailors'

Coleen R. San Nicolas-Perez

 



Thanks!

Bill



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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1544562 2020-05-14T15:37:04Z 2020-05-14T15:37:05Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Opinion: We need a national prevention strategy for health and behavioral health problems

Jeffrey Jenson





2. The Production of Inequality: The Gender Division of Labor Across the Transition to Parenthood

Jill E. Yavorsky  Claire M. Kamp Dush  Sarah J. Schoppe‐Sullivan





3. Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus Crisis
 
Rachel Ehmke 






OR

National Families Week@HOME






5. How Social Capital Helps Communities Weather the COVID-19 Storm







6. Working Together, Supporting Relationships
 




7. Being A Couple Again





8. Canadians becoming less concerned about healthcare, more about relationships during COVID-19: survey
 




9. How the pandemic can strengthen bonds between fathers and daughters
 
Laurie D. Willis






10. Psychologists Recommend We Parent in "Shifts," and It Is Single-Handedly Saving Our Marriage






11. Families in lockdown, some struggle while others thrive


Megan Dilworth   



OR


How to Improve Your Marriage Without Leaving the House

Kelsey T. Chun  



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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1541135 2020-05-07T16:34:16Z 2020-05-07T16:34:16Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. All I Want for Mother’s Day Is an Equitable Division of Labor

CHRISTINE CARTER  



OR

A working mom’s quarantine life

Ellen McCarthy, Caitlin Gibson, Helena Andrews-Dyer, Amy Joyce





2. Inside, Outside, Round and Round: Sustaining Engagement in Responsible Fatherhood Programs

ACF






3. “This Is What Happens to Couples Under Stress”: An Interview with Esther Perel

 Rachel Syme






4. 10 ques­tions to ask your part­ner to get to know them even bet­ter dur­ing lockdown
 




5. Emotionally Supportive Parenting Can Help Disadvantaged Children Stay On The Rails

Xutong Zhang, Lisa M. Gatzke-Kopp






6. Harry reads a short extract from 'Commit or Quit - The Two Year Rule and Other Rules for Romance'

 




7. What is Marriage Week?
 





8. 
28th Annual National Symposium on Family Issues

http://www.pop.psu.edu/event/3719/28th-annual-national-symposium-family-issues  



9. Marlo Thomas, Phil Donahue share the secrets of celebs’ successful marriages

New book by the couple, wed 40 years, gathers advice from famous spouses from Jesse Jackson to Jamie Lee Curtis.

By Miriam Di Nunzio  May 5, 2020, 6:19pm CDT






10. In our opinion: Take note of declining marriage rates
 





11. What Comes First: Marriage or Kids?





Thanks. Happy Mothers Day!

Bill


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1537931 2020-04-30T19:00:27Z 2020-04-30T19:00:28Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Do Adults in Couples Have Better Mental Health During the COVID‑19 Pandemic?

Ana Fostik and Jennifer Kaddatz 



OR

Couples Find Support in One Another During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ana Fostik, Jennifer Kaddatz and Nora Spinks 

 

 

2. Children's Mental Health and the Life Course Model: A Virtual Workshop Series
 
NAS





3. Is California’s ACEs Questionnaire ‘Trap’ For Poor Families?
 







4. How to Support Children (and Yourself) During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University  



OR

UNL professors develop website to keep children engaged at home

Becca Holladay



5. Call for Manuscripts: COVID-19 and Implications for Families
 
NCFR


OR




6.  Let's Talk… More





7.  Play Could Help Reduce ‘Covid-19 Slump’ In Learning

Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta M. Golinkoff



OR

Parenting During A Pandemic

Parenting During A Pandemic






8. Coronavirus: New working day has obliterated work-life balance in US

Michelle Davis, Jeff Green

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-us-work-life-balance-working-hours-covid-19-a9484791.html  


OR

COVID-19 AND AMERICAN FAMILIES


Artika Casini  




9. Marriage Rates in the United States, 1900–2018

National Center for Health Statistics  






10.  The significance of resilience in mental health promotion of marriage immigrant women: a qualitative study of factors and processes

Yeonjae Jo





Thanks. Stay safe
Bill


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1534668 2020-04-23T19:10:36Z 2020-04-23T19:10:37Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Take-Home Skill: Gratitude Questions for Kids




2. SURVIVING SHELTER-IN-PLACE WITH YOUR PARTNER 




3. Ways to Promote Children’s Resilience to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Authors: Jessica Dym Bartlett, Rebecca Vivrette





4. WHEN FORGIVENESS IS HARD, SPEND MORE TIME TOGETHER

by Courtney Walsh





5. 10 Top Tips for managing Sex and Intimacy during the Covid-19 Crisis

Emma Waring





6. Op-ed: The coronavirus lockdown has given us the chance to strengthen our family bonds
 




7. Purdue College of Health and Human Sciences launches faculty-led initiative to support families during COVID-19 pandemic
 






Mar 2020 | Solveig Spjeldnes, Jennifer Shadik, Anirudh Ruhil, Daniel Kloepfer & Zarek Bell





9. General kid-friendly resources
 




10. 12 Days of Wellbeing eBook





11. 81st Readiness Division couples to test relationship strengthening online tools

By Sgt. 1st Class Jessica Espinosa





12. When the Grandparents Don’t Visit
 
Bridget Shirvell  





Thanks.


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1532038 2020-04-16T17:34:22Z 2020-04-16T17:34:22Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. What Makes a Father?

Jennifer Rainey Marquez 




2. Generosity, Good News Resources, Gratitude, and Connection in the Corona Age




3. Now Open to All: Past NCFR Webinars & Conference Recordings
 



4. Children’s story book released to help children and young people cope with COVID-19
 



5. Happy Habits for Hard Times Series

John and Rita Sommers-Flanagan





6.Men in Quarantine: 3 Ideas for Rediscovering Marriage

John Cuddeback  




7. Corona and the case for marriage

ByHarry Benson




8. The Anatomy Of A Marriage Fight

Katie Pace
 




9. Marriage—a life-extender?


 



10. How can exhausted parents motivate kitchen table learners?

Frederick M. Hess





11. How Parents Can Help Kids Thrive in an Uncertain Future

JILL SUTTIE




12. Stress and Coping

CDC








Thanks.
Bill


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1529202 2020-04-09T20:05:42Z 2020-04-28T22:07:58Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. ‘The Femsplainers’: Season 6, Episode 11: Love in the time of coronavirus




2. Virtual Meetings for Couples Offer Tips, Strategies to Cope with COVID-19

AJ Taylor  




3. 

Over 50 Webinars and Dozens of Conference Sessions Free Through June 30



To support the professional activities of family researchers and practitioners during this unprecedented time, NCFR has opened access to digital content previously only available to NCFR members.

Now through June 30, these on-demand webinars and past conference sessions are free to everyone through the NCFR website:
 







5. Free Mind Matters Online Series




6. Incoming Podcast: Army Veteran And Author Kayla Williams On War And Marriage After War

Justin Hudnall


 


7. Administration for Children and Families Assistant Secretary Interview at Fathers & Families Coalition of America Conference
 



8. How to keep quarantine from ruining your marriage

Carol Bruess





9. Marital Interventions: Participation, Helpfulness, and Change in a Nationally Representative Sample

Thomas Jack Esplin White Stephen F. Duncan Jeremy B. Yorgason Spencer L. James Erin K. Holmes








Happy Easter

Bill


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1526484 2020-04-02T15:37:16Z 2020-04-02T15:37:17Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. WHEN LOW EXPECTATIONS ARE AN ADVANTAGE IN ROMANTIC RELATIONSHIPS

 Giulia Zoppolat and Francesca Righetti





2. Resources About the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
 
NCFR





3. ‘FEELING OBLIGATED’ CAN IMPACT RELATIONSHIPS DURING SOCIAL DISTANCING

Caroline Brooks, William Chopik, Jeewon Oh






4. BRUCE MOOSE AND THE WHAT-IFS

By Gary J. Oliver, Ph.D.





5. Protecting Your Relationship in the Shadow of Coronavirus
 





6.  Inspiring Change: Creating impact with evidence-based implementation






7. In the age of coronavirus social distancing, marriage skills are reaching new audiences

Seth Eisenberg





8. New UC Davis Research Suggests Parents Should Limit Screen Media for Preschoolers

By Karen Nikos-Rose  





9. ‘Are the kids alright?’: Societal shifts, youth actions
 
Erica Gelman  




10.  FAMILY AND SOCIETY
Move to curtail underage online porn epidemic

 Chris McCormack





11. Exploring Key Policy Challenges and Opportunities to Improve Care for People with Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders: A Workshop

NASEM





12. How G. E. M. Anscombe revolutionised 20th-century western philosophy





13. Spouse getting on your nerves? Help your marriage through stress of quarantine
 
Kevyn Burger






14 April Is National Child Abuse Prevention Month





Thanks

Bill 


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1524081 2020-03-26T18:59:41Z 2020-03-26T18:59:42Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. HOMESCHOOLING WHILE WORKING FROM HOME DURING A GLOBAL PANDEMIC BINGO

by KIMBERLY HARRINGTON




2. Get FREE Access To Online Relationship Classes!

First Things First
 

OR





3. COVID-19 – Family Social Science offers coping resources





4. Fatherhood & Coparenting

 Armon R. Perry, Aaron Rollins & Abby Perez





5. CORONAVIRUS: SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES ARE BRINGING COMMUNITIES TOGETHER, STUDY FINDS 

Sarah Young  



OR

COVID-19: our advice and tips for healthy relationships





6. How to stay married through coronavirus

By Hayley Gleeson





7. Navy Boot Camp Trainers Must Spend 90 Days Away from Families in Lockdown Measure

Military.com | By Gina Harkins and Hope Hodge Seck  






8. How can parents help children cope with COVID-19 disruptions?
  
SHARITA FORREST  


OR

Ten tips for on keeping your family on track during the COVID-19 pandemic






9. Generation 'Coronial': Will Self-Isolation Lead To A Baby Boom?
 

Antoinette Lattouf






10.  Can your marriage survive the coronavirus?

By Matt Villano, CNN





11. For Black Marriage Day, Charlotte couples share lessons in love and marriage

Katrina Louis  


 


12. Partners for a Healthy Baby: A Curriculum Home Visitors Can Trust





13. Greater Good’s Guide to Well-Being During Coronavirus






Thanks. Stay safe

Bill


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1521796 2020-03-19T21:54:39Z 2020-03-19T21:54:39Z Re: Candidates for Friday Five
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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1521710 2020-03-19T17:30:07Z 2020-03-19T17:30:07Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Tips and Tools for Online Presentations and other NCFR resources







2.  Family Policy and Complex Contemporary Families: A Decade in Review and Implications for the Next Decade of Research and Policy Practice





3.Resources for children on COVID-19 and staying healthy


OR

3 Tips For Talking To Kids About Coronavirus And The National Shutdown

Frederick Hess



 

4. Preventing and Addressing Intimate Violence when Engaging Dads (PAIVED): Challenges, Successes, and Promising Practices from Responsible Fatherhood Programs




5.  How School Closures Can Strengthen Your Family

 Christine Carter


OR

Realistic ways for parents and families to cope with being stuck at home



 

6. Social Distancing Gone Wrong: Couples in Corona Crisis
 





 



8. Berlin 2020: Helping Families through Separation and Divorce: Collaboration, not Confrontation, in Social Plurality

66th ICCFR Conference

Date: 29-30 October 2020 in Berlin
 



9. Marriage Is What Brings Us 6 Feet Apart





10. Welcome to Marriage During the Coronavirus

Remember: Both of you are right.

 Jennifer Senior





11. Getting sick of your screen? Try these 11 family-friendly board games
 




Thanks.
Bill



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