Psychological Self-HelpPsychological Self Help - Bibilography

Shutdown Frames


Post-divorce problems, e.g. being single, dealing with children
and step-children, the children's problems


Amato, P. R. & Keith, B. (1991). Parental divorce and the well-being of children: A meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin , 110 , 26-46.

Banks, A. (1990a). Me and my step-family: A kid's journal . New York: Puffins Books.

Beal, E. W. & Hockman, G. (1991). Adult children of divorce . New York: Delacorte.

Benedek, E. P. & Brown, C. F. (1995). How to help your child overcome your divorce . Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association.

Bernstein, A. C. (1990). Yours, mine, and ours . New York: Norton.

Bernstein, J. E. and Rudman, M. K. (1988). Books to help children cope with separation and loss . New Providence, NJ: Bowker.

Blankenhorn, D. (1995). Fatherless America: Confronting our most urgent social problem . New York: Basic Books.

Booth, A. & Dunn, J. (1994). Step-families: Who benefits? Who does not? Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc.

Broder, M. (1988). The art of living single . New York: Avon Books.

Burns, C. (1986). Step-motherhood: How to survive without feeling frustrated, left out, or wicked . New York: HarperCollins.

Clubb, A. (1991). Love in the blended family: Stepfamilies . Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications.

Dinkmeyer, G., McKay, G., & McKay, J. L. (1988). New beginnings: Skills for single parents and stepfamily parents . Champaign, IL: Research Press.

Dodsen, F. (1987). How to single parent . New York: Harper & Row.

Ecker, J. (1988). Step-by-stepparenting: A guide to successful living with a blended family . White Hall, VA: Betterway Publications.

Einstein, E. & Albert, L. (1986). Strengthening your stepfamily . Circle Pines, MN: American Guidance Service.

Evans, M. D. (1988). This is me and my two families: An awareness scrapbook-journal for children living in step-families . New York: Magination Press.

Evans, M. D. (1989). This is me and my single parent: A discovery notebook for children and single parents . New York: Magination Press.

Fisher, B. (1981, 1992). Rebuilding: When your relationship ends . San Luis Obispo, CA: Impact Publishers.

Francke, L. B. (1983). Growing up divorced . New York: Simon & Schuster.

Hetherington, E. M., Cox, M., & Cox, R. (1985). Long-term effects of divorce and remarriage on the adjustment of children. Journal of the American Academy of Child Psychiatry , 24 , 518-530.

Johnston, J. R. & Campbell, L. E. (1988). Impasses of divorce . New York: Free Press.

Johnston, J. R., Kline, M., & Tschann, J. M. (1989). Ongoing postdivorce conflict: Effects on children of joint custody and frequent access. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry , 59 , 576-592.

Kahn, S. S. (1990). The ex-wife syndrome: Cutting the cord and breaking free after the marriage is over . New York: Random House.

Krantzler, M. (1977). Learning to love again . New York: Bantam Books.

Krementz, J. (1984). How it feels when parents divorce . New York: Knopf.

Napolitane, C. (1978, 1993). Living and loving after divorce . New York: Signet.

Newman, M. (1994). Stepfamily realities: How to overcome difficulties and have a happy family . Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Press.

Nobel, J. & Nobel, W. (1977). How to live with other people's children . New York: Hawthorne Books.

Popenoe, D. (1996). Life without father: Compelling new evidence that fatherhood and marriage are indispensable for the good of children and society . New York: The Free Press.

Prilik, P. K. (1988). Step-mothering: The way to happiness and success as a step-mother . Los Angeles: Forman Publishing.

Psychology Today , (May/June, 1994). Lessons from step families, 27 , 28-33, 60-69.

Rosin, M. (1987). Step-fathering . New York: Simon & Schuster.

Shahan, L. (1981). Living alone and liking it . New York: Stratford Press.

Stevenson, M. R. & Black, K. N. (1996). How divorce affects offspring . New York: Westview Press.

Visher, E. B. & Visher, J. S. (1982). How to win as a stepfamily . New York: Dember Books.

Wallerstein, J. S. (1991). The long-term effects of divorce on children: A review. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , 30 , 349-360.

Wallerstein, J. S. & Blakeslee, S. (1989). Second chances: Men, women and children a decade after divorce . New York: Ticknor and Fields.

Wallerstein, J. S. & Kelly, J. B. (1980). Surviving the breakup: How children and parents cope with divorce . New York: Basic Books.

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