tag:billcoffin.org,2013:/posts Coffin Corner 2021-07-22T22:14:00Z Bill Coffin tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1716311 2021-07-22T22:13:59Z 2021-07-22T22:14:00Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Building Upon the Resilience of Hispanic Families During COVID-19

Tue, Jul 27, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families





2. Both Sides of the Critical Race Theory Debate Are Abandoning Black Children | Opinion

ROBERT CHERRY, PROFESSOR EMERITUS AT BROOKLYN COLLEGE




3.  FATHERS' MULTIPLE-PARTNER FERTILITY AND CHILDREN’S EDUCATIONAL OUTCOMES 

Donna K. Ginther, Astrid L. Grasdal, Robert A. Pollak 






4. 

Learning About Hardships, Financial Strain and Social Support Among Parents with Children in Head Start from the FACES Fall 2019 Data Collection

This brief, using nationally representative data from the Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (FACES 2019), explores how families experience and perceive available resources and whether the measurement of constructs such as material hardship, financial strain, and social support provide better predictors of family and child well-being than measuring household income alone.

Read the Brief >

 
OR

 

Learning About Head Start Children and Families from the FACES Fall 2019 Data Collection

This report provides a national picture of the children attending Head Start in fall 2019 and their families. It shares information about the Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (FACES) study, including the background, design, methodology, assessments, and analytic methods, as well as detailed descriptive statistics in a series of tables on children and their families.

Read the Report >













6. This is a reminder that the Call for Proposals for the Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency (RECS) 2022 is open!


Submitting a proposal for the first time or want a refresher?

Join OPRE for a virtual information session on Thursday, July 22 from 4:00–5:00 pm ET to hear more about the conference, conference tracks, proposal types, and tips for a successful proposal. After registering, you will receive a confirmation from no-reply@zoom.us and a calendar invitation from RECS@impaqint.com with the session login details. The information session will be recorded. Register Here





7. From like to love: Two-thirds of romantic couples start out as friends


OR the journal article

The Friends-to-Lovers Pathway to Romance: Prevalent, Preferred, and Overlooked by Science









8. 4 VIRTUES OF GREAT MARRIAGE MENTORS

Prepare/Enrich





9. One in five women say COVID impacted on plans for having children

By Jewel Topsfield





10. Relief Foundation provides marriage counseling to 222,000 youths





11.  
  • Key Programmatic Elements of Father Engagement to Promote Self-Sufficiency (KEEP Fathers Engaged)

  • ASPE/HHS

  • https://aspe.hhs.gov/key-programmatic-elements-father-engagement-promote-self-sufficiency-keep-fathers-engaged




  • 12. 
  • China making marriage easier, divorce harder

    By FRANK CHEN




    13. What introverts married to extroverts need to know

    Mitchell Qualls




    Thanks

    Bill

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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1713890 2021-07-15T21:31:50Z 2021-07-15T21:31:51Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Request for public comment re Title IV-E Prevention Services Clearinghouse Handbook of Standards and Procedures

    A Notice by the Children and Families Administration, HHS





    2. 2021 NARME SUMMIT

    San Antonio, Texas, July 21 – 23 – NARME Summit






    3. The state of American friendship: Change, challenges, and loss

    Daniel A. Cox











    5. Leading Fatherhood Organization Lights a FLAME in Inland Empire, CA


    By Healthy Relationships California










    7. Most Marriages Survive a Spouse's Brain Injury
    Cara Murez, HealthDay Reporter





    9. What Happened to Peanut Butter and Jelly?
    Ashawnta Jackson





    10. Exploring Census Data: How Americans Spend Leisure Time

    Thursday, July 22, 2021 Time: 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. (ET)





    11. ‘The Way We Are Now 2021’ report from eharmony and Relate 





    12. Learn how to run The Marriage Course online or in person!

    Date: Wednesday, July 21

    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm CT (12:00 p.m. ET, 10:00 a.m. MT, 9:00 a.m. PT)





    BTW, speaking of courses/programs, this week marks the 31st anniversary of the first Navy PREP training https://prepinc.com/


    Thanks
    Bill






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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1711731 2021-07-08T19:28:20Z 2021-07-08T19:28:20Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency (RECS) 2022 Call for Proposals


    OR

    Promising Practices for Strengthening Families Affected by Parental Incarceration: A Review of the Literature



    2. American men suffer a friendship recession

    Daniel A. Cox | National Review





    3. Love: How the feeling of power determines happy relationships

    Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg via ScienceDaily





    4.Effect of a Universal Postpartum Nurse Home Visiting Program on Child Maltreatment and Emergency Medical Care at 5 Years of Age
    A Randomized Clinical Trial

    W. Benjamin Goodman, PhD1; Kenneth A. Dodge, PhD1; Yu Bai, PhD1; et al








    5. Premarital and Couples: “Marriage is not just spiritual communion . . .

    Chandrama Anderson





    6. High Rollers and spouses attend Strong Bonds Marriage Retreat

     Senior Master Sgt. Paula Macomber





    7. The Ideal Job-Seeker Norm: Unemployment and Marital Privileges in the Professional Middle-Class

    Aliya Hamid Rao





    8. Adjunct - Marriage and Family - Online - College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    Job Description

    Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University


    OR  

    National Marriage Week USA Executive Director Job Description




    9. The Longest Presidential Marriage In U.S. History Turns 75 Today

    SAEED AHMED






    10. Lean In and Listen Up: How Can We Strengthen North Carolina’s Early Intervention, Early Childhood, and Mental Health Services?

    NC Child





    11. Help for loved ones divided over politics






    Thanks
    Bill

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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1709408 2021-07-01T17:13:09Z 2021-07-01T17:13:10Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2021 MAST Center Small Grant Program




    2. Work-to-Family Conflict and Children’s Problems with School, Friends, and Health: Household Economic Conditions and Couple Relationship Quality as Contingencies





    3.  Parental Relationships Spectrum*




    4. The difference a father makes

     Mona Charen





    5. Family Research Council Welcomes Jennifer Bauwens as Director of the Center for Family Studies, Releases New Publication on Ethical Principles for the Helping Profession





    6. Intimacy Anorexia and how to handle it in marriage

    Mitchell Qualls





    7. On Marriage and Divorce (Part 2)

    Paul Skallas
    https://paulskallas.substack.com/p/on-marriage-and-divorce-part-2?token=eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjo0NzQ3MTIsInBvc3RfaWQiOjM4MDc4MDg2LCJfIjoiWjhRbUwiLCJpYXQiOjE2MjUxNTYzMTksImV4cCI6MTYyNTE1OTkxOSwiaXNzIjoicHViLTY5NTUxIiwic3ViIjoicG9zdC1yZWFjdGlvbiJ9.9hg2sQcgYMeFEtzN7Lpzn0H95gU5qMTNkoR3A31sg1c



    8. How to Help Your Marriage Last




    9. Enduring qualities of spouses shape behavioral interactions, predict relationship satisfaction

    by Bob Yirka , Medical Xpress





    10. 10 fun things to do to celebrate your anniversary






    Thanks

    Bill

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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1706599 2021-06-24T00:57:35Z 2021-06-24T00:57:35Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Kids Count Data Book 2021: State Trends in Child Well-Being: 




    podcast iconEpisode 54: Howard Markman and Scott Stanley

    Howard Markman and Scott Stanley are internationally recognized researchers who have authored over 100 publications and whose work has spanned over four decades. During this episode, they talk about their many years of collaboration including the development of the PREP® curricula for relationship ...
    https://media.rss.com/aamft/20210610_122550_caf29f110dc4b85ffed6dda7f8ef50e8.mp3

    https://aamft.org/podcast?fbclid=IwAR3TYeLjLID38f3IfHRL2RUNXVLbBAJ2r6Oom7AT5lo9PcFqHgycJ0t3-uE




    3.Unhappy marriages can be fatal, increasing male death rate by 19%: Israeli study
    NATHAN JEFFAY 
     https://timesofisrael.com/unhappy-marriages-can-be-fatal-increasing-male-death-rate-by-19-israeli-study/

    OR

    Perceiving marriage as successful may help husbands live longer


    Nancy Clanton, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
    https://www.ajc.com/pulse/perceiving-marriage-as-successful-may-help-husbands-live-longer/RQAZF7SZIFHCBGSTFOKYXOZLJ4/


    4. How gender norms and job loss affect relationship status
    Michele W. Berger
    https://penntoday.upenn.edu/news/Penn-research-shows-how-gender-norms-job-loss-affect-relationship-status



    5. The surprising history of home economics, from industry to diplomacy
    Rachel Newcomb




    6. Parents may underestimate impact of involving adolescent children in conflicts

    Sara P. Brennen

    https://news.psu.edu/story/662026/2021/06/21/research/parents-may-underestimate-impact-involving-adolescent-children


    7. The Most Effective Way to Thank Your Significant Other
    Paul Nicolaus, The Atlantic


    8. Perspective: I grew up with an absent father. Now I’m especially grateful for Father’s Day

    By Bethany Mandel




    9. The GOP Needs To Become Invested In Family Policy

    JUNE 18, 2021 By The Federalist Staff




    10. Forget race or class, marriage is the big social divide
    Edward Davies



    11. On Marriage and Divorce (Part 1) The Divorce Wave





    12. Improved couple satisfaction and communication with marriage and relationship programs: are there gender differences?-a systematic review and meta-analysis


    Zeinab Javadivala 1, Hamid Allahverdipour 2, Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi 3 4, Somaye Azimi 5, Neda Gilani 6, Vijay Kumar Chattu 7

    https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34148550/



    13. Be prepared for the challenges of marriage

    By LIU WENRONG

    http://epaper.chinadaily.com.cn/a/202106/22/WS60d1114fa31099a234357635.html


    14. Median Age at First Marriage: Geographic Variation, 2019 

    Author: Krista K. Payne

    https://www.bgsu.edu/content/dam/BGSU/college-of-arts-and-sciences/NCFMR/documents/FP/payne-median-age-first-marriage-geographic-variation-2019-fp-21-13.pdf


    Also 

    What Do the Left and Right Get Wrong About Family Policy?

    An online event at 7pm ET on Thursday, June 24 hosted by Michael Toscano and featuring Christine Emba, Leah Libresco Sargeant, and Joe Waters.


    THANKS

    Bill

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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1704594 2021-06-17T23:28:32Z 2021-06-17T23:28:33Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. At 100 years old, Edmund Gordon thinks the key to schooling starts at home

     Laura Meckler, Washington Post




    2. How a Father’s Love Helps Kids Thrive in Life

    By Maryam Abdullah





    3. Honoring Fathers by Elevating Their Voices, Leveraging their Strengths, and Embracing their Diversity

     Katie Pahigiannis, Pooja Gupta Curtin





    4. Redefining the ‘feminist dad’

    Naomi Schaefer Riley | Deseret News






    5. Having Cross-political Relationships Might Not Always Be Beneficial

     Elena Buliga, Cara C. MacInnis, Gordon Hodson, Julia Biamonte





    6. No-Fault Divorce Is Not the Right Way to Achieve “Therapeutic Justice”
     

    7. Husbands who don’t help out with household chores more likely to have higher incomes

    John Anderer






    8.  JOB DESCRIPTION President/CEO First Things First Chattanooga, TN





    9. Marriage and Journaling

    Robin N. Fatovic M.S.





    10. Kelly Maxwell Haer Named Executive Director of the Boone Center for the Family at Pepperdine University





    11. does cohabitation compensate for marriage decline?

    by Wendy D. Manning, Susan L. Brown, and Krista K. Payne





    12. MONEY, MARRIAGE, AND MILITARY LIFE

    Posted byRachael Hoagland




    13. Want a Stronger Marriage? Be Sure You Agree About the In-Laws




    Thanks for what you do Alysse! Congrats on 5 years at IFS!




    Bill




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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1701720 2021-06-10T20:39:05Z 2021-06-10T20:39:05Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Exploring Careers in Family Science

    NCFR





    2. Unmarried Opposite-Sex Couples Living Together More Likely Than Married Couples to Both Work

    CHANELL WASHINGTON
     




    3. China Institutes “Cooling Off” Period for Divorces

     Nicole King





    4. Revisiting family policy | Conservative anti-poverty month

    Jun 14, 2021 02:00 PM in London





    5. What Estranged Families Can Teach Us About the Political Divide

    JOSHUA COLEMAN





    6. Infographic: Love Lives are Not Neutral




    7. Tips for Communicating With Your Teen


    OR

    10 Tips To Help Dads and Daughters Stay Close





    8. Long shadows: The Black-White gap in multigenerational poverty
     
    Scott Winship, Christopher Pulliam, Ariel Gelrud Shiro, Richard V. Reeves, and Santiago Deambrosi






    9. BREAST CANCER AND MARRIAGE





    10. Affected Development: Will Kids Ever Recover from Isolation?

    BY SKYLER ASH




    Thanks.

    Bill

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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1698698 2021-06-03T23:21:54Z 2021-06-03T23:21:54Z Re: Candidates for Friday Five
    11. Fatherhood FLAME

    https://www.fatherhoodflame.org/



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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1698655 2021-06-03T21:58:07Z 2021-06-03T21:58:08Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. We're not that choosy: Emerging evidence of a progression bias in romantic relationships

    Samantha Joel, Geoff MacDonald




    2. Two Can Be as Sad as One






    3. Confronted By Aging Population China Allows Couples To Have 3 Children







    4.Youth Relationship Education Research & Practice Priorities

    Highlights from the Marriage Strengthening Research and Dissemination Center

    Wednesday, June 9, 2021, 4:00 pm Eastern/1:00 pm Pacific




    5. Family Strengthening Research 2020

    OPRE/ACF





    6. 6 ways to help kids regain a sense of purpose

    Phyllis Fagell





    7. The 7 Things to Teach Dads about Civility

     Christopher A. Brown





    8. CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2021 MAST Center Small Grant Program





    9. Founded as the pandemic hit, a new center gathers experts on the changing family

    Jenesse Miller





    10. A conversation on the Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys

    Tuesday, Jun 08, 2021, 2:00 PM EDT - 3:15 PM EDT




    Thanks.

    Bill


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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1695871 2021-05-27T17:01:08Z 2021-05-27T17:01:08Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Announcing the 2021 Family Life Education Summit

    Friday, June 25, 2021 / Virtual / 10 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Central Time





    2. Family and Marriage Paid Dividends During COVID-19 Lockdowns

    By Stefano Gennarini, J.D.





    3. Why single parents are getting less from the child tax credit than married couples

    by Leandra Bernstein




    4. Stress in America™





    5.  RISK AND PROTECTIVE FACTORS IN ADOLESCENT BEHAVIOUR 
    THE ROLE OF FAMILY, SCHOOL AND NEIGHBOURHOOD CHARACTERISTICS IN (MIS)BEHAVIOUR AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE 

    EMER SMYTH AND MERIKE DARMODY





    6. Why Sen. Mitt Romney met with President Biden to discuss federal aid for families

    Samuel Benson, Opinion writer





    7. Onboard Navy counselors help sailors cope with stress from shore-to-sea transitions

    BY WYATT OLSON




    8. THE INSIGHTS FAMILY ISSUES ‘THE NEXT GENERATION OF FAMILIES’ REPORT

    Posted by James Zahn





    9. Prague-based family advisor helps employees navigate "digital parenting"

    Chloe’ Skye





    10. What is it about marriage that still appeals to Australians of all ages?

    By Hilary Harper on Life Matters





    11. Hungary sees significant increase in marriages





    12. Romance Your Wife With These 8 Easy Tips From The Love Experts At The Babylon Bee



    Thanks

    Bill


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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1693230 2021-05-20T22:59:14Z 2021-05-20T22:59:14Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. We are leaving fathers out of this important discussion

    Opinion by Jessica Seinfeld



    OR

    Changes in Responsible Fatherhood Clients’ Outcomes Over Time 

    OPRE/ACF

     


    2. Leveraging Science to Inform Policies that Strengthen Learning and Health in a Post-COVID-19 World

    a Virtual Congressional Briefing MAY 26th from 12:00 - 1:00 (EST)





    3. Govt reminds schools: ‘You must promote marriage’


    OR

    Wedding costs and the Marriage Gap




    4. For A Happier Marriage, Spend Less On Your Wedding







    6. COVID-19 May Lead to ‘Population Shock’ as Koreans Postpone Marriage and Childbirth





    7. A Seat at the Table: Piloting Continuous Learning to Engage Fathers and Parental Relatives in Child Welfare

    Roseana Bess, Matthew Stagner, Nickie Fung, Jennifer Bellamy, Eliza Abendroth, and Diletta Mittone





    8. How do you stay in love forever? Married readers share their tips






    9. Healthy Marriage Promotion and Responsible Fatherhood Grants







    Thanks

    Bill


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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1690471 2021-05-13T20:34:48Z 2021-05-13T20:34:48Z Re: Candidates for Friday Five
    11. Family Policy Brief

    PETER JON MITCHELL and ANDREA MROZEK



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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1690464 2021-05-13T20:23:06Z 2021-05-13T20:23:06Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. 1500 Join Wide Reaching Program to Match Jewish Singles

     https://collive.com/1500-join-wide-reaching-program-to-match-jewish-singles/



    2. The use of telepractice in the family and relationship services sector

    Anagha Joshi, Nicole Paterson, Dr Trina Hinkley, Dr Nerida Joss




    3. For some parents of young adults, the pandemic offered a second chance at connection

    Amy Joyce



    OR

    Families reunite in pandemic and rethink what home means

    Hannah Selinger




    4. Most young adults want to marry. So why won’t our politicians back marriage?

    Harry Benson





    5. Family meals are good for the grown-ups, too, not just the kids

    Anne Fishel, Harvard University





    6. TOP LEARNING APPS FOR KIDS MAY NOT LIVE UP TO THEIR PROMISE

    KATIE BOHN-PENN STATE




    7. Italy marriage rate lowest in EU - Eurostat




    8. Marriage Secrets From Couples Who Have Been Together 25 Years or More

    by Colleen Sullivan  





    9. The Role of Gratitude in Sexual Communal Strength






    Thanks

    Bill


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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1687969 2021-05-07T01:01:26Z 2021-05-07T01:01:27Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. 8 tips and truths for parenting young children and staying strong as a couple





    2. NCFR Call for Papers — The Science of Families: Nurturing Hope, Happiness, & Health




    3. Implementing Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs with Couples


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






    4. What workism is doing to parents

    Lyman Stone and Laurie DeRose | The Atlantic





    5. Four Ways New Moms Can Get Through the Rest of the Pandemic

    MARIAH FLYNN




    6. How To Teach Kids About Empathy





    7. Healthy Marriage Grantees: Snapshots on Changes in Outcomes for Clients Over Time




    8. 

    UK National Marriage Week – ‘Naked Marriage’


    OR

    The Wedding is just one day but Marriage is for a Lifetime

    Jonathan Williams



    9. First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2019

     Leslie Reynolds





    10. Want to improve your child’s math skills – read them a book

    Source: David Purpura, purpura@purdue.edu, @davidjpurpura





    11. No Country for New Babies

    By Eric Levitz@EricLevitz





    12. Korea moving to embrace diverse family types

    Bahk Eun-ji





    13. With love on the rocks, marriage counselling booms in China





    Thanks
    Bill



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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1684838 2021-04-29T05:11:29Z 2021-04-29T05:11:30Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Hungary shows what effective family policy can look like

    Harry Benson





    2. Advertising & Exhibitor Options

    NARME's 10th Anniversary and Annual Summit, July 21-23, San Antonio,TX




    3. An Evaluation of the ELEVATE Program for Couples: Considering Vulnerabilities and Relationship Length

    Julianne McGill Francesca Adler‐Baeder Chelsea Garneau‐Rosner





    4. Parents more lenient about alcohol with teens who experience puberty early

    Katie Bohn, PSU News





    5. Walking with a partner is great but might slow you down




    6. What’s in Biden’s American Families Plan — and does it meet experts’ expectations and hopes?

    By Lois M. Collins




    7. They fell in love after WWII and Japanese incarceration. At 98, he’s published tribute to his beloved

    HAILEY BRANSON-POTTS





    8. Book of the week: ‘An American Marriage’ is a look into a relationship colliding with the effects of mass incarceration

    Jillian Gallagher, Contributing Writer





    9. Six out of 10 young Koreans think marriage unnecessary





    10. Opposite-sex marriages: average (mean) age at first marriage by sex in England and Wales, 1998 to 2017



    Thanks
    Bill
    On vacation in Monterey, CA (where Pat and I started out after getting married)



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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1682067 2021-04-22T23:11:21Z 2021-04-22T23:11:22Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Which Relationship Service Fits Best? Teaching the Difference Between Relationship Education and Couples Therapy

    Brandon K. Burr Daniel S. Hubler




    2. An Evaluation of the ELEVATE Program for Couples: Considering Vulnerabilities and Relationship Length

    Julianne McGill Francesca Adler‐Baeder Chelsea Garneau‐Rosner





    3. Guilty secrets: How the COVID-19 pandemic helped some middle class families

    Hannah Van Drie and Morgan Welch





    4. A sense of humor, giving space, trying to listen: Advice from 73 years of marriage

    Juan SiliezarHarvard Staff Writer





    5. Marriage, Divorce, Widowhood Remain Prevalent Among Older Populations

    BENJAMIN GURRENTZ AND YERIS MAYOL-GARCIA
     




    6. To Keep Women in the Workforce, Men Need to Do More at Home

    by Daniel L. Carlson, Richard J. Petts, and Joanna Pepin







    7. Does Birth Order Really Determine Personality? Here's What the Research Says

    LYNN BERGER





    8. Maltreatment of Children With Disabilities

    Lori A. Legano, Larry W. Desch, Stephen A. Messner, Sheila Idzerda, Emalee G. Flaherty, COUNCIL ON CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT and COUNCIL ON CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES





    9.  Parenting Time and Child Support: Information for Fatherhood Programs and Fathers

     Jessica Pearson, Ph.D. and Anne Byrne, M.A. Center for Policy Research

    https://www.fatherhood.gov/sites/default/files/resource_files/Parenting%20Time%20Child%20Support%20-%20for%20508%202-17-21.pdf  Parenting Time and Child Support: Information for Fatherhood Programs and Fathers



    10. Has the Pandemic Caused More Breakups?




    Thanks
    Bill



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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1679226 2021-04-15T22:18:38Z 2021-04-15T22:18:39Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Using Conceptual Models to Tailor Programming on Adulthood Preparation Subjects to Pregnant and Parenting Youth





    2. Teaching well-being at scale: An intervention study

    David B. Yaden, Jennifer Claydon, Meghan Bathgate, Belinda Platt, Laurie R. Santos


    OR

    In Pursuit of Happiness







    3.  The State of America’s Children® 2021





    4. 8 States Join Learning Network Supporting Child And Family Well-Being Throughout The Pandemic





    5. I'm a Dad and a Family Mediator: Here Are 5 Tips for Being a Better Communicator

    Jeffrey Owens




    6. April Is National Child Abuse Prevention Month





    7. Study suggests parental warmth protects troubled teens from psychopathic features and antisocial behavior

    by Eric W. Dolan





    8. 10 Top Books To Learn How To Rejuvenate American Families

    Scott Yenor





    9. Stanford study identifies another explanation for the ‘marriage premium’

    KRYSTEN CRAWFORD





    10. Experts say Instagram for kids is a terrible idea

    Facebook is working on a new version of its popular app that’s targeted at children under 13.

    By Rebecca Heilweil






    Thanks.

    Bill

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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1676384 2021-04-08T22:54:42Z 2021-04-08T22:54:43Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. About Family Science


    OR


    More About Family Science: History & Name





    2. Key to a thriving, happy romance? Plenty of playfulness, say researchers





    3. “Disconnection During a Pandemic: Connecting During Quarantine, and Beyond”

     Heather Chamberland, Psy.D., AMFT, LCP





    4. July 21 – 23 – NARME Summit, San Antonio, Texas

    https://narme.regfox.com/2021-narme-summit




    5. Ten ways to protect your child against bad experiences

    Jennifer Hays-Grudo and Amanda Sheffield Morris of Oklahoma State University





    6. Implementing Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs with Couples

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





    7. The best start for life: a vision for the 1,001 critical days






    8. The pandemic has caused parents to slow down. Here’s how to preserve that pace.

    Christine Koh




    9. Time to teach men, women how to be a better spouse

    Dr Sharifa Noaman al-Emadi





    10. How Happy Marriages Stay Happy: 7 Signs of a Rock Solid Relationship

    Virginia Pelley





    Thanks
    Bill
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    Bill Coffin
    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1670526 2021-03-25T22:12:30Z 2021-03-25T22:12:31Z Candidates for Friday Five #366 (Sweet 16 Edition)
    1. COUPLE AND FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS IN TIMES OF CRISIS

    The 67th Annual Conference of the International Commission on Couple and Family Relations (ICCFR)




    2. SURVIVING THE 2020 PANDEMIC: LESSONS LEARNED ON HOW TO BEST SUPPORT OUR EI/ECSE COMMUNITIES





    3. Should Pediatricians Prescribe Kindness?

    By Jill Suttie






    4. EMOTIONAL BALANCE & CORE NEEDS IN THE POST-PANDEMIC ERA

    What Matters Now






    5. CHILDREN’S COMMISSIONER LAUNCHES ‘ONCE-IN-A-GENERATION’ REVIEW OF CHILDHOOD

    Fiona Simpson





    6. U.S. Childhood Disability Rate Up in 2019 From 2008

    NATALIE A. E. YOUNG AND KATRINA CRANKSHAW






    7-9. Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency (RECS) 2020 Conference Videos

    Breakout Session

    Using Formative Rapid Cycle Evaluation to Improve Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs for Youth


    Breakout Session

    Linking Healthy Marriage Research and Practice: Findings from the Marriage Strengthening Research and Dissemination Centers 


    Breakout Session

    Highlighting the Role of Fathers in Research, Practice, and Policy




    10. Want a longer, healthier life? Resolve your arguments by day’s end, OSU study says

    Molly Rosbach




    11. Click tries to reestablish Ohio Family Stability Commission

    Alexa Scherzinger





    12. Jane Austen’s Vision of a Happy Marriage

    By Eleanor Bourg Nicholson  





    13. New pilot to help newlyweds build happy, healthy marriages | Video
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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1667545 2021-03-18T19:07:32Z 2021-03-18T19:07:32Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. 10 Pillars of a Strong Relationship

    BY GARY W. LEWANDOWSKI JR.



    OR

    How Parents of Children With Autism Can Strengthen Their Relationship

    BY MARYAM ABDULLAH





    2. Analyzing Data on Paired Partners in Program Evaluation: Strategies to Overcome Common Challenges

    OPRE/ACF




    3. FRPN Co-Director Dr. Jessica Pearson and researcher Anne Byrne have authored a new brief for the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse - Parenting Time and Child Support: Information for Fatherhood Programs and Father










    5. Marriages drop to record low, but divorces fall too

    LEE HO-JEONG 




    OR

    Young married South Koreans are pretending to be single in order to skip the line for affordable housing

    Cheryl Teh





    6. What Does The Child Tax Credit In The Coronavirus Relief Package Mean For Families?

    By Mary Kate McCoy





    7. Your Married Friends Aren't Having Quarantine Sex Either

    By Tanya Edwards






    8. Family Relations After Interracial Marriage


    Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center (ECLKC





    10. Plough Quarterly No. 26: Family

    Winter 2021





    A Search Engine for Finding Free, Public Domain Images from World-Class Museums

    More Work, Fewer Babies: What does workism have to do with falling fertility? Mar 18, 2021 06:30 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)
    Thanks. Wonder if it's also true that more March Madness this month, Fewer babies in late Dec

    Bill
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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1664631 2021-03-12T00:51:25Z 2021-03-12T00:51:25Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Our Conjugal Class Divide

    Kay Hymowitz


    https://americancompass.org/essays/our-conjugal-class-divide/?




    2. Building Staff Co-Regulation to Support Healthy Relationships in Youth: A Guide for Practitioners


    https://www.acf.hhs.gov/opre/report/building-staff-co-regulation-support-healthy-relationships-youth-guide-practitioners




    3. Netflix series asks couples with up to $35,000 saved: ‘Marriage or Mortgage’? You know where I stand.


    Michelle Singletary

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2021/03/05/netflix-marriage-mortgage-series/




    4. Chinese Official Proposes Government ‘Training’ Prior to Marriage


    FRANCES MARTEL


    https://www.breitbart.com/asia/2021/03/03/chinese-official-proposes-government-training-prior-marriage/


    OR

    Lawmaker suggests making relationship and marriage education a compulsory course in universities


    Chen Xi


    https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202103/1217727.shtml





    5. Christians and the Future of Marriage: A Conversation with Sociologist Mark Regnerus

     

    https://albertmohler.com/2021/03/10/mark-regnerus





    6. When a Woman Says Yes


    John Cuddeback


    https://life-craft.org/when-a-woman-says-yes/





    7. We know the pandemic is affecting working moms—but how is that affecting kids?


    CLAIRE TRAGESER

    https://www.nationalgeographic.com/family/article/pandemic-affecting-working-moms-but-how-is-that-affecting-kids-coronavirus





    8. Budget debate: New programme to help families and couples with marital woes


    Theresa Tan


    https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/politics/budget-debate-new-programme-to-help-families-and-couples-with-marital-woes





    9. In a happy, long-lasting relationship? That could help you live a healthy and long life.


    Marta Zaraska

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/long-lasting-relationships-and-health/2021/03/05/f9778412-7531-11eb-948d-19472e683521_story.html




    10. The lost year: What the pandemic costs teenagers.

     Alec MacGillis in Pro Publica


    https://www.propublica.org/article/the-lost-year-what-the-pandemic-cost-teenagers



    Thanks

    bill

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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1661559 2021-03-05T00:44:57Z 2021-03-05T00:44:57Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. A silver lining: Family engagement in a post-pandemic world

    AEI, Monday, March 8, 2021 | 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM ET




    2. Relational Authority: An Invitation to Simply Be

    By Chaplain Seher Siddiqee




    3. The perils of parenting in the screen age

    Breda O'Brien





    4. Marriage and Divorce Decline During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Case Study of Five States

    Wendy Manning, Krista Payne






    5. Care for children by caring for parents, says neuroscience

    Nim Tottenham of Columbia University





    6. We Expect 300,000 Fewer Births Than Usual This Year

    Melissa S. Kearney and Phillip B. Levine





    7. My nest is empty, but the stuff remains. Why is decluttering so emotionally fraught?

    Bonnie Miller Rubin





    8. ISU Extension offers Farm Couple Getaways





    9. We Are Real Parents, Too: Our Adoption Story

    BY MARIANA AND ALFREDO





    10. ‘The Marriage Pact’ and the risks we take with data

    BY CYNTHIA RUDIN





    11. Marriage and divorce during the pandemic

    Angela Davis and Katie Moritz




    Thanks.

    Bill

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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1658736 2021-02-26T00:59:38Z 2021-02-26T14:37:10Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Median Age at Last Birth

    Lisa Carlson and Karen Benjamin Guzzo





    2. Best & Worst States to Raise a Family

    Adam McCann





    3. COMMUNICATING NEWSWORTHY SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE





    4. The role of families in human flourishing: A conversation with James Heckman

    Katharine B. Stevens | AEI web event


    OR


    Stop Spreading Myths about Child Welfare

    By NAOMI SCHAEFER RILEY & SARAH A. FONT





    5. Understanding the Roots of Youth Anxiety

    IFS webinar with Professor Joe Davis





     
    by Lisa A. Neff and Hannah C. Williamson





    7. How to cope with squabbling siblings: Five expert tips on handling competitive children

    Studies have found conflicts can happen up to eight times an hour. But parents can help

    Jessica Grose






    8. Stable Families Are Helping Protect Kids From Lockdown-Induced Depression And Suicide

    Glenn T. Stanton




    9. Impact of the Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansions on Marriage and Divorce Decisions

    Chandrayee Chatterjee





    10. Marriage & divorce amid pandemic: Couples’ challenges abound

    DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer






    Jessie Hewitt





    12. Rituals within dating relationships play a meaningful role in a couple’s commitment to get married, study suggests

    by Beth Ellwood





    This could be the image this week  https://encyclopediavirginia.org/4414hpr-72612cd388a97ab/



    Thanks

    Bill


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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1655774 2021-02-18T21:22:21Z 2021-02-18T21:22:21Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. ‘Dearest Sweetheart’: The passion and poignancy of wartime love letters

    Gillian Brockell




    2. Recent Impact Findings from Demonstrations Serving Noncustodial Parents

     Elaine Sorensen





    3. Swipe Right for Love




    4. The Type of Love That Makes People Happiest

    ARTHUR C. BROOKS




    5. ELEVATE: Taking Your Relationship to the Next Level




    6. Why the US is eyeing a $300 monthly child benefit





    7. What does the declining U.S. fertility rate say about housing sales, Social Security and college?

     Lois M. Collins





    8. DSU students, staff express why love languages are important

    Rachel Lords





    9. Study Suggests Link Between DNA and Marriage Satisfaction in Newlyweds

    U of A psychologist Anastasia Makhanova





    10. How to Become Positive Marriage Role Models

      Laura Guida





    11. Faculty Marriage Stories

     LILLY CARMAN





    12. National Caregivers Day – February 19, 2021



    Thanks.
    Bill


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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1652945 2021-02-11T22:16:31Z 2021-02-11T22:16:32Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. How Love Can Help Your Child Become More Compassionate

    MARYAM ABDULLAH 





    2. No ‘divorce boom’ in sight





    3. China launches match-making campaign as marriage and birth rates drop





    4. Marriage Advice From Kindergarteners

    Sarah Dosmann





    5. Love Letters From the Past Introduce Vermont Siblings to Their Long-Gone Grandparents

    By DAN BOLLES





    6. Queen Victoria’s wedding ring – a symbol of the passionate marriage she enjoyed with Prince Albert

    By Elizabeth Jane Timms





    7. Free Access to Marriage Records on MyHeritage This Valentine’s Day

     By Esther





    8. Strengthening Families, Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood





    9. ACF (from 2010) 



    10. How to really listen to what someone you care about is saying







    Thanks

    Bill


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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1649720 2021-02-04T22:23:38Z 2021-02-04T22:23:38Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Family Strengthening Research: FY 2019





    2. What “baby bust”? New and soon-to-be parents on choosing to have kids in dark times.

    Chris Chafin, Vox





    3. The gift of the COVID-19 pandemic: more playtime with dad

    Paul Ramchandani of the University of Cambridge, UK





    4. ‘Honey, I’m home – all the time:’ Pandemic life for married couples can lead to sadness, anger





    5. 'Nobody wants to talk about death': Erin author doesn't want you to wait to write down your dying wishes





    6. UC Davis study finds that the pandemic has impacted Latina mothers both financially and psychologically




    7. Joe Biden Says That Sometimes a Marriage Has to "Be 70/30" in Order to Thrive






    8. Marriage and Family Therapists’ Reporting of Telehealth Use on Practice Websites during COVID-19: A Linguistic Analysis

    Thomas Bischoff ,Kevin Hynes,Rachel Tambling &Alexia Kingzette





    9. Opinion: Does bipartisanship matter more than helping kids?

    Opinion by 





    10. Ep. 77-Sliding vs Deciding in Relationships with Dr. Scott Stanley


    You Winning Life






    11. FIVE REASONS TEEN GIRLS STOP TALKING TO THEIR DADS

    CHRIS OWNBY






    12. Far away, so close: Negotiating relationships during COVID-19

    By Laurie Meyers




    Thanks
    Bill

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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1646253 2021-01-28T19:56:52Z 2021-01-28T19:56:52Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Is Marriage Becoming Irrelevant?

    BY JEFFREY M. JONES





    2. A National Agenda for Children’s Mental Health

    Authors: Jessica Dym Bartlett, Brandon Stratford





    3. Renewal and Mission of Hope

    Susan Barth  





    4. 2021 NCFR Conference Call for Proposals

    Submission Due March 1, 2021





    5. Family Strengthening Research: FY 2019

    OPRE/ACF


    OR

    Final Cross-site Analysis of the 2015 Cohort of Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grantees: Opportunity to Provide Input on Research and Dissemination Priorities

    https://www.acf.hhs.gov/opre/report/final-cross-site-analysis-2015-cohort-healthy-marriage-and-responsible-fatherhood




    6. Can the ‘Two-Sided Marriage’ Rebalance China’s Patriarchal Families?

    Zhao Chunlan



    OR

    South Korea’s baby boost for married couples excludes nontraditional families

    Jason Strother  


    OR

    Researchers find promoting marriage is the key to Asia’s demographic woes

    Concern about chronically low fertility is increasing

    Shannon Roberts





    7. The Myth That Gets Men Out of Doing Chores

    They’re just as good at recognizing messes as women—they just don’t feel the same pressure to clean them up.

    JOE PINSKER








    9. Confirmation bias and methodology in social science: an editorial

     Walter R Schumm





    10. Unintended Births: Variation Across Social and Demographic Characteristics

    Karen Benjamin Guzzo 


    OR



    Thanks

    Bill

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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1643144 2021-01-21T17:42:15Z 2021-01-21T17:42:15Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Healthy Relationship Education Training





    2. “Psychological Flexibility” May Be Key To Good Relationships Between Couples And Within Families

    Emma Young  




    3. An Introduction to Program Design and Implementation Characteristics of Federally Funded Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Grantees

    Maria A. Ramos-Olazagasti, Mindy E. Scott, Julie Blechman, and Deja Logan





    4. WEBINAR Replay: Does Marriage Still Matter? A Current Perspective





    5.Final Cross-site Analysis of the 2015 Cohort of Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grantees: Opportunity to Provide Input on Research and Dissemination Priorities





    6. Caring dads probably came first, before providing dads

    Lee T. Gettler of the University of Notre Dame  





    7. The sex recession: how Britain lost its libido in lockdown

    Rebecca Reid





    8. The Black Lives Matter Movement: A Call to Action for Couple and Family Therapists

    Shalonda Kelly  Gihane Jérémie‐Brink  Anthony L. Chambers  Mia A. Smith‐Bynum





    9. Stop Saying You're 'Happily Married'

    EMMA PATTEE





    10. Why Marriage And Divorce Rates Are Dropping During The Pandemic

    Naomi Cahn





    11.Child Maltreatment 2019





    12. How Marriages Affected Women in Ancient Rome

    Robert Garland, Ph.D., Colgate University  





    13. Marriage Matters virtual conference offers real help to couples

    Eric Pilgrim



    Thanks

    Bill



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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1640177 2021-01-14T21:07:18Z 2021-01-14T21:07:18Z tonight
    The Future of Christian Marriage - Catholic Information Center

    Marriage has come a long way since biblical times. Women are no longer property, and practices like polygamy have long...

    https://cicdc.org/event/the-future-of-christian-marriage/

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    tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1640127 2021-01-14T17:45:32Z 2021-01-14T17:45:32Z Candidates for Friday Five
    1. Reducing the marriage tax penalty for low-income families

    Angela Rachidi and Peyton Roth | AEIdeas





    2. A Shift in American Family Values Is Fueling Estrangement

    JOSHUA COLEMAN





    3. Census Bureau Releases New Estimates on America’s Families and Living Arrangements






    4. Toolkit for Supporting Young Families Through Human Services
     
    OFA





    5. Healthy relationship education training will be virtual in February in Iowa

    Farm Forum





    6. Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Research and Evaluation

    ACF Research and Evaluation Agenda





    7. Spouses: Help researchers delve into long-term effects of military life

    Karen Jowers





    8. Conflict between divorced parents can lead to mental health problems in children

    ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY









    10. Getting Along With Your Spouse's Siblings and Their Spouses

    by Barry J. Jacobs and Julia L. Mayer



    OR

     The Psychology Behind Sibling Rivalry

    Jessica Grose





    11. Explaining The Magic 5:1 Ratio Rule For Parents

     DORA NUSs-WARREN




    12. What 2020 has taught us about marriage

    Mitchell Qualls  



    OR

    Investigating the status of marital burnout and related factors in married women referred to health centers

    Mahbobeh Nejatian, Ali Alami, Vahideh Momeniyan, Ali Delshad Noghabi & Alireza Jafari

    BMC Women's Health





    13. Promise Keepers Offers Free Online “Marriage Summit” Helping Guys Build Strong Marriages In Stressful Times

    Richard Hunt





    'Marriage: A Story of Love in 28 Parts' has long-time couples rolling

    Annie Reneau




    Till next week...

    Bill


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