THE CATHOLIC WOMAN’S DYING WISH: A journey into mental health & child abuse recovery

The stand-alone sequel to the much appraised ‘EVERY FAMILY HAS ONE.’ Maria knows she will die soon. More than anything, she longs to ask Kathleen for forgiveness, but she has no idea where her daughter has been for the past … Continue reading

Families and Child Health (National Symposium on Family Issues)

In recent years, there has been an explosion of research on the early origins of adult health. A growing body of evidence documents that maternal health before conception, prenatal and perinatal exposures, and conditions in childhood play critical roles in health … Continue reading

Stanley’s Coat: A shocking true story of child abuse and sadistic mental torture (Peedie William Book 1)

Peedie William was born in 1956 in Kirkwall on the Scottish Island of Orkney. Peedie lived through and beyond horrific child abuse. This book tells of his brutal beginnings when he is only four years old when his mother goes in … Continue reading

Dissemination and Implementation of Evidence-Based Practices in Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Mental health disorders are common in youth, impacting up to 1 in 5 children and adolescents. Typically, mental health difficulties result in impaired functioning and lower quality of life for both youth and their families. Fortunately, there are psychosocial treatments for … Continue reading

Helping Your Child with Extreme Picky Eating: A Step-by-Step Guide for Overcoming Selective Eating, Food Aversion, and Feeding Disorders

In Helping Your Child with Extreme Picky Eating, a family doctor specializing in childhood feeding joins forces with a speech pathologist to help you support your child’s nutrition, healthy growth, and end meal-time anxiety (for your child and you) once … Continue reading

Maternal Employment and Child Health: Global Issues and Policy Solutions

As women’s labor force participation has risen around the globe, scholarly and policy discourse on the ramifications of this employment growth has intensified. This book explores the links between maternal employment and child health using an international perspective that is grounded … Continue reading