Links & Resources

The StandUp Parenting approach uses materials and concepts from a variety of sources. It builds on courses and programs parents may have experienced and on parents’ common sense in dealing with children. It can be applied to all ages and starts with whatever knowledge and precepts a parent holds. StandUp Parenting also offers educational opportunities that fit the expressed interests and needs of their members.

Books We Love

  • The Five Love Languages of Teenagers/Gary Chapman
  • Anatomy of Peace/Arbinger Institute
  • Nurture Shock/Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman
  • Boundaries/Henry Cloud & John Townsend
  • Codependent No More/Melody Beattie
  • Verbal Judo/Dr. George Thompson
  • IntelligentRisking for Women/Barbara Stoker
  • Parenting Teens With Love and Logic/Foster Cline & Jim Fay