Emotionally Healthy Twins: A New Philosophy for Parenting Two Unique Children (Google eBook)

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Da Capo Press, Feb 1, 2008 - Family & Relationships - 256 pages
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Most parents try to treat their twins as individuals, but most unwittingly undermine their best intentions because they lack a practical set of guidelines for raising emotionally healthy multiples. Drawing on her unique experience as a twin, the mother of twins, and as a psychotherapist, Dr. Joan A. Friedman outlines the seven key concepts for helping twins develop into self-realized, unique individuals and offers parents specific strategies for each stage in their children’s growth. From how to set up the nursery to handling playdates and extracurricular activities, from deciding on same or separate classroom education to encouraging grandparents and other family members to think beyond the pair to see individuals, Emotionally Healthy Twins will become the standard reference for parenting twins.
  

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Review: Emotionally Healthy Twins: A New Philosophy for Parenting Two Unique Children

User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

seemed one sided. almost makes it sound as though you need to set up two households to truly raise an emotionally healthy twin. I feel she fails to realize that many siblings are raised together doing the same activities. Read full review

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User Review  - Kelly Hull - Goodreads

I can't believe this doesn't have a higher average for rating. I got so much useful information out of here. A must read if you have twins. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

In her practice as a therapist, Joan A. Friedman, Ph.D., specializes in dealing with twin-related issues. She lives in the Los Angeles area with her husband and five children.

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