tag:billcoffin.org,2013:/posts Coffin Corner 2021-05-13T20:34:48Z 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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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






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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





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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



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



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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?




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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






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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





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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

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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



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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




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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/



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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



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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







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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




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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



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Bill Coffin
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



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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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Bill Coffin
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




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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1636568 2021-01-06T21:45:57Z 2021-01-06T21:45:58Z Re: Candidates for Friday Five
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12. 2021 Groves Conference On Marriage and Family

Deadline for proposals: Feb. 25, 2021




13. Commentary on the Culture of Prevention

Zili Sloboda & Susan B. David





14. The Pandemic And Family Life: An Interim Report

Karlyn Bowman





15. Charting a Course for Economic Mobility and Responsible Parenting - Cohort 2

Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Children and Families - OCSE






16. Does Marriage Still Matter? A Current Perspective

Wed, Jan 13, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST














































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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1634300 2020-12-31T22:00:28Z 2020-12-31T22:00:28Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Get married for the sake of the children




2. CoupleTalk is LIVE in January!




3. Behavioral Health Prevention Training Modules for the Classroom

January 12, 2021, 2–3 PM Eastern


Registrationhttps://umaryland.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIscuivpjsoGNaTlpqOBV_gboVt6254BD3g





4. Romantic relationships remained surprisingly stable during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic





5. Navigate the complex field of social and emotional learning
 





Melissa S. Kearney and Phillip B. Levine  





7. Hygiene, communication matter more than common interests in relationships, survey shows

Chris Melore






8. How Introvert-Extrovert Couples Can Make it Work (without Losing Their Minds) During Covid Quarantine

L’Oreal Thompson Payton   





9. Utah divorce decline mirrors national trend

Written by Charlie Schill




10. COVID-19 to worsen S. Korea’s falling birthrate, marriage rate




11. ACF Research and Evaluation Agenda



HAPPY NEW YEAR to ALL !  Hope it's a safe and healthy one.

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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1629019 2020-12-17T21:39:35Z 2020-12-17T21:39:36Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. How to help kids build resilience amid COVID-19 chaos  

Laura Santhanam  




2. A positive relationship between parents can protect children from the negative effects of paternal depression

BY BETH ELLWOOD


OR

Compassionate parenting is likely to lead to more generous kids




3. Videos from Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency (RECS)

ACF/HHS




4. The power of validation in helping people stay positive

Emily Caldwell, Ohio State News





5. Learned Helplessness, Criminalization, and Victimization in Vulnerable Youth





6. Monthly Networking Calls for Children's Trust and Prevention Funds and their State Systems Partners





7.Japan Embraces AI Matchmaking

Ryan Duffy




8. Case study: ‘Me, You and Baby Too’





9. How Marriage Affects Health in Older Adults


Wendy Helfenbaum 





11. New curriculum guides communities on engaging with youth




12. Navy hires special education attorneys as part of pilot program for families

ROSE L. THAYER | STARS AND STRIPES 




13. The reality of Black men’s love lives and marriages is very different than what’s usually shown on TV – I spent years actually talking to them

Armon Perry  




Thanks and Merry Christmas to all.
Bill

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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1626528 2020-12-10T18:44:21Z 2020-12-10T18:44:21Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Achieving Improved Child and Family Well-Being Through Prevention, A Call for System Adaptation

Dr. Dana Weiner   Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago





2. Relationships & Rituals: How Young People Are Handling the 2020 Holidays






 Brian Calhoun, Jason Williams, Mark Greenberg, Celene Domitrovich, Michael Russell, and Diana Fishbein  in Frontiers in Psychology




4.New American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates for the First Time Provide Data on Three Time Periods That Don’t Overlap

NICOLE SCANNIELLO

 
OR

U.S. Marriage and Divorce Rates Declined in Last 10 Years











6. Why Some Families Laugh Together and Others Fight





8. THE DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE AND THE ROYAL FOUNDATION RELEASE THE #5BIGINSIGHTS IN THE BIGGEST EVER STUDY ON THE EARLY YEARS





9. Pandemic divorces are tragic. The data tell a more complete story

By the Deseret News Editorial Board




10. The good, the bad and the lonely: how coronavirus changed Australian family life

Megan Carroll, Diana Warren, Jennifer A. Baxter, Kelly Hand





11. New program for African American couples leads to stronger relationships, improved health






12. $119 million in Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood grants awarded by HHS’ Administration for Children and Families




Thanks!
Bill

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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1623947 2020-12-03T17:47:45Z 2020-12-03T17:47:45Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Developments in Child and Family Policy in the EU in 2019

European Large Families Confederation




2. Pathways-to-Outcomes Snapshots: Tools for Building Evidence for Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs

OPRE, ACF





3. For Hard Conversations, Families Fall Into Four Categories

By Kelsey Crowe and Juli Fraga





4. Children’s play in the COVID-19 pandemic

Chiel van der Veen, Mireille Smits-Van Der Nat, Femke Van Der Wilt and Elizabeth Wynberg  of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands



OR


10 ways to support children’s emotional well-being during COVID-19

Child Trends  






4. Relationship Quality at home has a positive impact on Work Engagement

by Mandi Smith






5. U.S. Census Bureau Statistics Paint a Detailed Portrait of the Changing American Family

DERICK MOORE
 




6. Local military families have access to a new support resource

By Angela Benitez





7. No sex no marriage: why Japan has so many sex-free marriages and why a rising number of people want to stay single


OR

'I do' gives way to 'I don't' as marriages plummet even before pandemic



https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/i-do-gives-way-to-i-don-t-as-marriages-plummet-even-before-pandemic-20201128-p56iqg.html




8. Saint Francis Launches Fatherhood Initiative After Grant

Published by Nikki Ratay






9. Half of the undergraduate student body completes Marriage Pact, almost 3,000 receive matches

FLORA MENG


OR

Yale students take a shot at love with ‘Marriage Pact’ questionnaire






10. How Many Years of Life Will a Bad Relationship Cost You?

Mark Travers Ph.D.






11. Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment

 

Request; Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Performance Measures and Additional Data Collection (New Collection)


A Notice by the Children and Families Administration on 11/30/2020






12. Giving thanks can keep marriages going

Aaron Hale




Thanks
Bill

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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1619074 2020-11-19T22:14:22Z 2020-11-19T22:14:22Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Family Conflict Is Normal; It’s the Repair That Matters

DIANA DIVECHA





2.  Strengthening Families Legislation Introduced
 Strengthening Families for Success Act of 2020





3.A Way Forward for Working Parents

 Daisy Dowling





4. Characteristics and Financial Circumstances of TANF Recipients, Fiscal Year 2019





5. Emotional adaptation to relationship dissolution in parents and non-parents: A new conceptual model and measure

Abigail Millings, Shannon L. Hirst, Fuschia Sirois, Catherine Houlston





6. November 30–December 3, 2020: National Research Conference on Early Childhood (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families)










8. Managing Work-Family Caregiving Conflict for The Workplace of the Future

P Dombrowski-Wilson  





9. Political Divide: How To Stay Civil With Family Members This Holiday Season





10. The Science of Families: Nurturing Hope, Happiness, & Health




11. Marriage-to-Divorce Ratio in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2019

Bowling Green State University  National Center for Family & Marriage Research (NCFMR) 

Leslie Reynolds





12. What’s the number 1 way to change your marriage? Today the Rosbergs share lessons learned from divorced people and what they say they would have done differently.




13. Five Programs, Five Implementation Experiences: Resources for Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Grantees




Have a great Thanksgiving

Bill


















































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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1615982 2020-11-12T19:29:21Z 2020-11-12T19:29:21Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. ‘The Origins of You’: A book event with Jay Belsky and Terrie E. Moffitt

Ian Rowe and Naomi Schaefer Riley | AEI web event on Friday, November 13



OR

Scott Winship on Income Inequality, Poverty, and Social Mobility

Banter: Episode 415





2. Ann O'Keefe Author Chat - Launching the Navy Family Support Program

Naval Historical Foundation  




3. Understanding the effects of Covid-19 through a life course lens

Richard A.Settersten, et al., Elsevier  





4. Principles of excellence in Relationship Education


OR

Ensuring all children get the best start in life: A population approach to early intervention and prevention

Daryl Higgins & Adam Dean  




5. 

(Study) The reasons women in Germany are delaying motherhood






6. World Kindness Day




7. Series Webinar -- Marriage Strengthening Research (MAST) & Dissemination Center and National Council on Family Relations (NCFR)
Conversation 3: Applied Research at NCHS and the Census
Webinar Date: November 19




8. USU awarded two $5 million grants for Fatherhood and Relationship Education





9. What’s Love Got to Do With a Lasting Marriage?

Shoba Sreenivasan, Ph.D., and Linda E. Weinberger, Ph.D.






10.Pathways-to-Outcomes Snapshots: Tools for Building Evidence for Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs


OR

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

https://www.acf.hhs.gov/opre/resource/pathways-to-outcomes-how-healthy-marriage-and-relationship-education-program-activities-may-lead-to-intended-outcomes-webinar



11. Spirituality and the Lifetime Course of Mental Illness: Support for Patients, Caregivers, and Family by Faith Communities





12. In the chaos of raising a toddler there lies a path to nirvana

Psyche, professor Kurt Gray




Thanks 
Bill


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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1611557 2020-11-02T22:21:29Z 2020-11-02T22:21:29Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Children’s well-being indicator review, UK: 2020




2. Impacts of family structure on puberty onset in girls

by BioMed Central





3. Relationship stress and COVID top military family counseling needs

by Abraham Mahshie





4. Focusing on the family: policy issues in the Covid-19 era

Sue Shortland





5. The gap between the partisan couples is wider than ever.

BY JONATHAN EDWARDS





6. 12 Questions to Ask Your Partner Before Marriage

by Léa Rose Emery





7. Love and marriage in the time of the Coronavirus

 by Shmuely Boteach





8. How Does an Economist View the Marriage Market?

Kristie Engemann





9. U.S. Marriage and Divorce Rates by State: 2009 & 2019



OR

Coupled Households in the United States 

https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/interactive/couple-households-acs-2019.html






10. IZA DP No. 13811: Who Married, (to) Whom, and Where? Trends in Marriage in the United States, 1850-1940

Claudia Olivetti, M. Daniele Paserman, Laura Salisbury, E. Anna Weber



OR





11. First Things First: How to agree to disagree with your spouse

Julie Baumgardner





12. November Is National Adoption Month: Engaging Youth Voice in Permanency Planning

Jerry Milner, Associate Commissioner, Children’s Bureau  





Thanks. We're headed to the eastern shore for a few days of biking starting Tuesday. 

Bill


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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1609865 2020-10-29T18:57:41Z 2020-10-29T18:57:41Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Chronic, Low-Level Parental Conflict Contributes To Children’s Mental Health Problems

By Chrystyna D. Kouros



OR

Sort It Out campaign

A campaign to stop children being harmed by conflict between their warring parents





2. New Research Shows The Best Way to Express Gratitude to Your Loved One, And It's Easy

CARLY CASSELLA






3. Protective Factors Framework








OR


FAMILIES TACKLING TOUGH TIMES TOGETHER




 
5. COVID-19 could erase parenting gains of the last 30 years

Up Front (Brookings Institution)
Rebecca Ryan, Ariel Kalil, Susan Mayer, and Rohen Shah  





6. National Academy of Sciences Enlists Gaming Community to Boost Public Understanding of COVID-19




7. Setting the Foundation for Safe, Supportive, and Equitable School Climates

Iris Jacob, Deborah Temkin, Rosemary Rodriguez, Obioma Okogbue, Suzanne Greenfield, Ryan Roemerman




8.Strategies to Integrate Self-Regulation into Healthy Marriage Programs for Youth
 
Self-Regulation Training Approaches and Resources to Improve Staff Capacity for Implementing Healthy Marriage Programs for Youth (SARHM): Final Report





9. As holidays near, the coronavirus is spreading rapidly, putting families in a quandary about celebrations and travel





10. UCF receives $7.5 million grant to help save relationships during COVID-19
 


OR the full list

 ADMINISTRATION FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES OFFICE OF FAMILY ASSISTANCE

 FY 2020 HEALTHY MARRIAGE AND RESPONSIBLE FATHERHOOD GRANTEES (2020 –2025)1  




11. The Hardest Fight to Have With Your Teen

Jessica Grose  





12. New online, research-based program aims to strengthen relationships


UI study focuses on keys to successful romantic relationships



13. Parents can create new Halloween traditions during pandemic




Bonus for those who scroll all the way down...



Thanks

Bill


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Bill Coffin
tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1607273 2020-10-22T21:13:19Z 2020-10-22T21:13:19Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. How to Talk to Loved Ones with Differing Political Opinions

Asia McNeil  


OR

How to repair a family rift

Pam Weintraub





2. Reframing aging in contemporary politics






3. Parents are the greatest influence on children’s learning, but how can this influence be harnessed?

Jennifer E. Lansford of Duke University  





4. How Parents Can Support Children With Special Needs During Distance Learning

 Rebecca Branstetter



OR

Lived experience of people with disabilities: Shaping policy and practice





5. Continuing Conversations: Non-Academic Career Paths for Researchers Studying Families and Relationships

Hosted by MAST Center & NCFR


OR

Special Issue Call for Papers: The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Lives of Emerging Adults






6. TAKING STOCK WITH TEENS - FALL 2020 INFOGRAPHIC





7. Inspiring Change 2.0

Creating impact with evidence-based implementation





8. Lessons learned from a community crisis

By John Rogers and Cynthia Miller





9. Yes, more and more young adults are living with their parents – but is that necessarily bad?

Jeffrey Arnett  






10. ICCFR 66th annual conference, November 2020

Webinar Series: Helping Families through Separation and Divorce: Collaboration, not Confrontation, in a Plural Society

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tag:billcoffin.org,2013:Post/1604792 2020-10-15T17:20:43Z 2020-10-15T17:20:44Z Candidates for Friday Five
1. Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency (RECS) continues next week




2. The lost year: How the pandemic pressed pause on the world of dating

 Olivia Petter





3. Prominent Training Organization Awarded $15M in Grants to Conduct Two Family-Strengthening Projects




4. Best Practices in Relationship Education

By Sarah Hokanson





5. Improving our Understanding of How Family Strengthening Programs Can Address and Prevent Domestic Violence

BY SAMANTHA ILLANGASEKARE AND KRITI JAIN



OR

Strengthening the Implementation of Marriage and Relationship Programs (SIMR): Program Participation Update




6. Families First DC





7. The rise of ‘Zoom Towns’ in the rural west

Lisa Potter




8. New research reveals problem drinking starts at an early age

ROSS AND RUSSEL


OR

Australian males drinking during adolescence linked to riskier drinking later on, finds new report






9. Duke researchers: To improve child literacy, just text the parents

Seth Thomas Gulledge   





10. Are there government policies that will help the American family? We asked the experts

Lois M. Collins





11. New matchmaking form facilitates 1,300 possible marriages at Yale

EMILY TIAN & RAZEL SUANSING




12. Maximizing Tendency Predicts Delayed Marriage Among Japanese Adults

Itaru Ishiguro

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