Parent Resources

Parent Resource Books Available at Lowrie

  • The Big Book of Parenting Solutions: 101 Answers to Your Everyday Challenges
    and Wildest Worries by Michele Borba.
  • Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings by
    Kenneth Ginsburg.
  • Choice Words: How Our Language Affects Children’s Learning by Peter H.
  • Confident Parents, Remarkable Kids: 8 Principles for Raising Kids You’ll Love to
    Live With by Bonnie Harris.
  • The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily
    Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children by Ross W. Greene.
  • Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step-by-step Guide for Parents by Ronald Rapee.
  • Hold Onto Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers by Gabor
  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber.rt
  • The Hurried Child, 25th Anniversary Edition by David Elkind.
  • It’s So Amazing: A Book about Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies and Families by Robie
  • Lost at School: Why Our Kids with Behavioral Challenges are Falling Through the
  • Cracks and How We Can Help Them by Ross W. Greene.
  • Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck.
  • Nonviolent Communication: Create Your Life, Your Relationships and your World
    in Harmony with Your Values.
  • Parenting from the Inside Out by Daniel Siegel.
  • Parenting with Love and Logic: Teaching Children Responsibility by Foster Cline.
  • Parents Who Think Too Much: Why We Do It, How To Stop by Ann Cassidy.
  • Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting by Laura
  • Playful Parenting by Lawrence J. Cohen.
  • Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen.
  • Positive Discipline for Preschoolers by Jane Nelson.
  • Positive Discipline A-Z by Jane Nelson.
  • Positive Discipline for Children With Special Needs by Jane Nelson.
  • Raising Self-reliant Children in a Self-indulgent World: Seven Building Blocks for
  • Developing Capable Young People by H. Stephen Glenn.
  • Setting Limits With Your Strong-willed Child: Eliminating Conflict by
  • Establishing Clear, Firm and Respectful Boundaries by Robert J. Mackenzie.
  • Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So you Can
    Live Too by Adele Faber.
  • Simplicity Parenting: Using the Extraordinary Power of Less to Raise Calmer,
  • Happier, and More Secure Kids by Kim John Payne.
  • Unconditional Parenting: Moving from Rewards to Punishment to Love and
    Reason by Alfie Kohn.
  • The Whole-brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s
  • Developing Mind by Daniel J. Siegel.

Oregon PTA – Parent Resources
National PTA – Family Resources