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'


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



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


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

4. Toolkit for Supporting Young Families Through Human Services

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


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

by Barry J. Jacobs and Julia L. Mayer


 The Psychology Behind Sibling Rivalry

Jessica Grose

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


12. What 2020 has taught us about marriage

Mitchell Qualls  


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...


Re: Candidates for Friday Five

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


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.