xxii, 304 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Section 1, Intergenerational relationships. Ambivalence and coping among custodial grandparents / Bethany L. Letiecq, Sandra J. Bailey and Penny Dahlen The adjustment of children and grandparent caregivers in grandparent-headed families / Jane L. Jooste, Bert Hayslip, Jr. and Gregory C. Smith Mentally healthy grandparents' impact on their grandchildren's behavior / Catherine Chase Goodman and Bert Hayslip, Jr. Grandchildren's difficulties and strengths impact the mental health of their grandparents / Bert Hayslip, Jr., Jennifer K. King and Jane L. Jooste Promoting health for grandmothers parenting young children / Karen A. Roberto, Megan L. Dolbin-MacNab and Jack W. Finney Section 2, Parenting grandchildren. Raising a granddaughter : sharing our experience / Lee Hipple and John Hipple Parenting concerns of grandparents raising grandchildren : an insider's picture / Carol M. Musil ... [et al.] Implementing parenting programs for custodial grandparents / Lenora Campbell and Margaret Shandor Miles Understanding the parenting practices of custodial grandmothers : overcompensating, underserving, or overwhelmed? / Gregory C. Smith and Rhonda A. Richardson Traditional grandparents' views of their caregiving peers' parenting skills : complimentary or critical / Bert Hayslip, Jr. and Rebecca J. Glover Social support and parenting behaviors influence grandchildren's social competence / Vidya Ramaswamy, Navaz Bhavnagri and Elizabeth Barton Section 3, Intervention. Examining the losses and gains experienced by grandparents raising grandchildren : a practical framework for assessment and intervention / Heather L. Servaty-Seib and Michael A. Wilkins Counseling grandparents parenting their children's children : case studies / Robert J. Maiden and Craig Zuckerman Counseling custodial grandchildren / Patricia L. Kaminski and Amy R. Murrell Preschool children and caregiving grandparents : enhancing family strengths / Andrea Smith and Linda Dannison School-based support group intervention for children in the care of their grandparents / Stacey Kolomer, Philip McCallion, Cara Van Voorhis Adjusting and succeeding in school : helping grandparent caregivers and their grandchildren / Rick Mauderer Epilogue / Bert Hayslip Jr. and Patricia L. Kaminski.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.