Sharing Love Abundantly in Special Needs Families

Sharing Love Abundantly in Special Needs Families


  • Author : Gary Chapman
  • Publisher : Moody Publishers
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780802496867


Sharing Love Abundantly in Special Needs Families Book Description :

"With a frank and honest observation on how disability can unravel family unity, this book inspires and equips us to live out our faith as we interact with those we love." -Joni Eareckson Tada, founder & CEO, Joni and Friends Between the worry, the doctor’s appointments, and the thousand small challenges of everyday life, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and exhausted. The idea of showing abundant love to every member of your family can feel like a daunting task. Jolene Philo has been there. And in this wise, warm, practical guide, she and Dr. Gary Chapman show you how the 5 love languages can help strengthen your marriage and family life—whatever your needs. Sharing dozens of stories from parents of children with special needs children, they teac...

Building Love Together in Blended Families

Building Love Together in Blended Families


  • Author : Gary Chapman
  • Publisher : Moody Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-02-04
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780802497734


Building Love Together in Blended Families Book Description :

Create a Loving and Safe Environment for Your Blended Family Blended families face unique challenges, and sadly, good intentions aren’t always enough. With so many complex relationships involved, all the normal rules for family life change, even how you apply something as simple as the five love languages. That’s why Gary Chapman, the bestselling author of The 5 Love Languages® andnational expert on stepfamilies, Ron Deal, join together in this book to teach you how the five love languages can help your blended family. They’ll teach you: About the unique dynamics of stepfamilies How to overcome fear and trust issues in marriage How to develop healthy parenting and step-parenting practices How the love languages should—and should not—be app...

The 5 Love Languages
Score: 4.5
From 194 Ratings

The 5 Love Languages


  • Author : Gary Chapman
  • Publisher : Moody Publishers
  • Release Date : 2014-12-11
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780802492401


The 5 Love Languages Book Description :

- Over 11 million copies sold - #1 New York Times Bestseller for 8 years running - Now celebrating its 25th anniversary Simple ideas, lasting love Falling in love is easy. Staying in love—that’s the challenge. How can you keep your relationship fresh and growing amid the demands, conflicts, and just plain boredom of everyday life? In the #1 New York Times bestseller The 5 Love Languages, you’ll discover the secret that has transformed millions of relationships worldwide. Whether your relationship is flourishing or failing, Dr. Gary Chapman’s proven approach to showing and receiving love will help you experience deeper and richer levels of intimacy with your partner—starting today. The 5 Love Languages is as practical as it is insightful. Up...

Special Kids Need Special Parents

Special Kids Need Special Parents


  • Author : Judith Loseff Lavin
  • Publisher : Berkley Trade
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : CORNELL:31924087302943


Special Kids Need Special Parents Book Description :

Drawn from interviews with health care professionals, nationally recognized authorities, and other parents, a resource for parents of children with special needs offers advice, comfort, and answers to questions on everything from coping with chronic pain sleep problems and frequent hospitalization to choosing a therapist. Original....

Special Children  Challenged Parents

Special Children Challenged Parents


  • Author : Robert A. Naseef
  • Publisher : Paul H Brookes Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000048613668


Special Children Challenged Parents Book Description :

Explores the emotional challenges of parenting disabled children, and provides tips for communicating with professionals, advice on bonding with children, and strategies for dealing with difficult behavior....

Unlocking the Treasure

Unlocking the Treasure


  • Author : Bev Roozeboom
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Release Date : 2011-05-25
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1449715982


Unlocking the Treasure Book Description :

Has your child been given a heart-wrenching diagnosis such as bipolar disorder, Down syndrome, autism, Asperger syndrome, ADHD, or reactive attachment disorder? Was your child born with physical or intellectual disabilities? Then you’re not just the mother of a special-needs child, you’re a special-needs mom! If your child struggles with physical, emotional, mental, or behavioral difficulties and you find yourself disillusioned and disheartened, this study is for you. Written by a mom who is also walking this journey, “Unlocking the Treasure” offers hope and encouragement in the midst of daily battles and extraordinary challenges. As the pages of Scripture are opened, you will uncover the treasure of a heavenly Father who deeply loves His chi...

Chicken Soup for the Soul Children with Special Needs
Score: 5
From 5 Ratings

Chicken Soup for the Soul Children with Special Needs


  • Author : Jack Canfield
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-08-07
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781453275825


Chicken Soup for the Soul Children with Special Needs Book Description :

Raising a child with special needs is a lifelong commitment that is as unique as each person who embarks on it. Written by a variety of authors who share in this distinctive relationship, Chicken Soup for the Soul Children with Special Needs offers a glimpse into the lives of others who are on a similar path. These stories provide insight, comfort, and connection with others who have walked this powerful and transformational journey. The authors of these candid stories relate their own experiences of adjusting, reaching out, and flourishing and share their universal worries, their tears, and the laughter that come with this extraordinary relationship. Most important, through these stories, you will be guided with the wisdom of fellow parents, caregiv...

Get Your Joy Back
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

Get Your Joy Back


  • Author : Laurie Wallin
  • Publisher : Kregel Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780825443398


Get Your Joy Back Book Description :

Parents of specials needs children are exhausted. They've done all the research, consulted all the experts, joined support groups, gotten counseling, fought for the best life for their children. Often just caring for their children's needs and attempting to maintain a home maxes out parents' mental, emotional, and spiritual reserves. Laurie Wallin knows firsthand the difficulties of this journey. With Get Your Joy Back, she steps forward to make a bold, audacious claim: in the midst of this long-term, intense task, it is still possible to have an abundant life, full of joy. The key to radically changing daily life and restoring joy to the weary is forgiveness. Wallin gives parents a lifeline to find that restoration, pulling them back to shore when t...

The DIY Guide to Building a Family that Lasts

The DIY Guide to Building a Family that Lasts


  • Author : Gary Chapman
  • Publisher : Moody Publishers
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780802497840


The DIY Guide to Building a Family that Lasts Book Description :

Is it really possible to have the home life you want with the people you love? The most exciting part of any home improvement show is the big reveal—that moment when a drab, run-down house becomes a breathtaking new home. What if you could have that with your home life? That’s what the DIY Guide is all about. In it, you’ll find practical tools for transforming your home life and dramatically improving your family’s culture from Shannon Warden and Dr. Gary Chapman, author of the New York Times #1 Bestseller The 5 Love Languages®. Each chapter teaches you a new home life skill and pairs it with a home improvement metaphor that makes it fun and easy to remember. You can’t hire a contractor for this work, but if you’re willing to put in the ...

Special Needs Parenting

Special Needs Parenting


  • Author : Lorna Bradley
  • Publisher : HPA
  • Release Date : 2015-02-24
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0990807320


Special Needs Parenting Book Description :

Special Needs Parenting: From Coping to Thriving offers emotional and spiritual resources for the journey of special needs parenting. Sharing personal insights as a theologian and the parent of an adult son with special needs, Rev. Dr. Lorna Bradley offers seven encouraging and practical tools to help the reader: o gain a deeper, grace-filled understanding of God's presenceo process deeply held feelings of grief and guilto discover strategies for patience, self-care, and healthy relationshipso find hope and healingPowerful for the individual reader, the built-in reflection and discussion questions make Special Needs Parenting an ideal, real-life resource for small groups. Special Needs Parenting is a must read for family members, pastors, and any per...