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The 1st Annual New York Fatherhood Conference- Final

A conference that will be discussing the power of a father's presence in a child's life.
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This Early Parental Behaviour Predicts A Child’s Academic and Social Skills 3 Decades Later — PsyBlog

This Early Parental Behaviour Predicts A Child’s Academic and Social Skills 3 Decades Later — PsyBlog | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
This parental behaviour in the first three years is vital to a child’s future success.
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Ante-natal classes to include counselling to help prevent break-ups 

Ante-natal classes to include counselling to help prevent break-ups  | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Parents-to-be will be offered relationship support in ante-natal classes to try to reverse ‘shocking’ collapse in traditional families. More parents are separating in the first few years after a child’s birth.
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#YesWomenAndChildren Are Safer Within Intact Marriages

#YesWomenAndChildren Are Safer Within Intact Marriages | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
New evidence continues to indicate that the best shelter against domestic violence is a healthy marriage.
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Can Family Fragmentation Be Fixed?, by Michael Barone, National Review

Can Family Fragmentation Be Fixed?, by Michael Barone, National Review | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
No-fault divorce and rising single-parenthood rates seem to be creating a two-tier society.
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Children in Single-Parent Families Are More Likely to Witness Domestic Violence | Family Studies

Children in Single-Parent Families Are More Likely to Witness Domestic Violence | Family Studies | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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FW: Mapping America 137: A Consolidation of Mapping Americas: Family Structure, Live and Let Live?

FW: Mapping America 137: A Consolidation of Mapping Americas: Family Structure, Live and Let Live? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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New research: Quarter of British parents who live with their children ‘secretly consider divorce or separation’ - Press Release - OnePlusOne

New OnePlusOne research finds a quarter of UK parents secretly consider divorcing their spouse. Learn more on the OnePlusOne website
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Plugged-in Kids Losing Quality Family Time and Empathy | Michele Borba

Plugged-in Kids Losing Quality Family Time and Empathy | Michele Borba | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The unique challenges and the solutions for parenting today's digital kids REALITY CHECK: Reports reveal new concerns about today's "plugged-in" kids and how
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A longtime proponent of marriage wants to reassess the institution’s future

A longtime proponent of marriage wants to reassess the institution’s future | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A Brookings economist says we need a new way to prevent single parenting as marriage declines.
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The moral life might seem boring – but it takes imagination to live it

The moral life might seem boring – but it takes imagination to live it | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Creativity and imagination - it’s impossible to discuss one without reference to the other - are often discussed with regard to the great artists, thinkers, and visionaries of our world. Those are the…
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Talk to Your Kids

Talk to Your Kids | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Providence Talks encourages low-income parents to speak more frequently with their kids. Margaret Talbot reports on an effort to close the “word gap.”
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Fwd: Better Marriages Conference - Call for Presenters Deadline January 15

Fwd: Better Marriages Conference - Call for Presenters Deadline January 15 | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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Marriage Makes for Happier People, Study Says

Marriage Makes for Happier People, Study Says | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A new paper by Shawn Grover, a policy analyst at Canada's Department of Finance, and John Helliwell, professor emeritus at the University of British Columbia, finds that married people are generally happier than unmarried people.
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The new American dream: high school-educated millennials pursue individualism rather than marriage

The new American dream: high school-educated millennials pursue individualism rather than marriage | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
High school-educated young Americans – what scholar Andrew Cherlin defines as the working class – are now pursuing their ‘expressive selves’ in much the same way as the middle class. Cherlin worries the trend could prove damaging
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Sliding vs Deciding: The Blog of Scott Stanley: More on "Divorce Rates": UP or DOWN?

Sliding vs Deciding: The Blog of Scott Stanley: More on "Divorce Rates": UP or DOWN? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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Richard Marks's curator insight, January 6, 2015 10:17 PM

Thanks for this, Scott. 

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Fwd: ACF posts new dates for Healthy Marriage and other related grant forecasts

Fwd: ACF posts new dates for Healthy Marriage and other related grant forecasts | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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Disconnect to connect with children

Disconnect to connect with children | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Our constant use of devices makes us less mindful as parents. Set aside screen-free spaces and time to spend quality time with your children
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Give your relationship a check up – what's working and what's not?

Give your relationship a check up – what's working and what's not? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The start of the year is a great time to evaluate your relationship and think about how you could improve it, writes Sarah Abell.
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The push-me-pull-me of rationality — Empathy and analysis fight one another - North Denver News

The push-me-pull-me of rationality — Empathy and analysis fight one another - North Denver News | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
When problem-solving, particularly interpersonally, it is easy to miss the empathetic component. The best-intended effort to render a problem analytically often goes awry. Many husbands know this from hard-won experience. Science now has an explanation. It also show how the phenomenon inverts, making us susceptible
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The Top 10 Insights from the “Science of a Meaningful Life” in 2014 « The Berkeley Blog

The Top 10 Insights from the “Science of a Meaningful Life” in 2014 « The Berkeley Blog | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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The Split-Screen Marriage

The Split-Screen Marriage | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
In a time when couples overshare, we could use some cautionary tales about all that they miss.
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