General Parenting Websites

Dr. Gordon
Dr. Sears
Gentle Christian Mothers
Natural Parents Network


Bonding Period by Robbie Davis-Floyd, PhD
Bonding with Your Newborn by Dr. Sears
What Your Pediatrician Doesn’t Know Can Harm Your Child by Susan Markel, MD
Bonding: Building the foundations of of secure attachment and independence by Marshall Klaus, MD

Breastfeeding Information by Dr. Sears
So That's What They're For! by Janet Tamaro
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding by Diane Wiessinger


The Babywearer
Babywearing International
Babywearing Information by Dr. Sears
The Vital Touch: How Intimate Contact With Your Baby Leads To Happier, Healthier Development by Sharon Heller, PhD


Co-sleeping Information by Dr. Sears
Articles on Co-sleeping at The Natural Child Project
Sleeping with Your Baby: A Parent's Guide to Cosleeping by James McKenna, Ph.D.
Good Nights: The Happy Parents' Guide to the Family Bed (and a Peaceful Night's Sleep) by Jay Gordon, M.D.

Crying: Belief in the language value of a baby's cry

Crying Information by Dr. Sears
Cry it out (CIO): 10 reasons why it is not for us by PhD in Parenting
The Continuum Concept: In Search of Happiness Lost by Jean Liedloff
Becoming Attached: First Relationships and How They Shape Our Capacity to Love by Robert Karen

Baby Trainers: The dangers of baby training

Ezzo Info
Getting wise to "Babywise" by Katie Granju
The Baby Book and The Attachment Parenting Book by William Sears, M.D. and Martha Sears, R.N.
Our Babies, Ourselves: How Biology and Culture Shape the Way We Parent by Meredith Small


What Attachment Parenting is Not and Avoiding Mommy Burnout by Dr. Sears
Strive for Balance in Your Personal and Family Life at Attachment Parenting International
On Labels and Limits: Why I no longer call myself an “attachment parent” by Megan Francis
The Mother’s Guide to Self-Renewal: How to reclaim, rejuvenate and re-balance your life by RenĂ©e Trudeau


Fathers by Dr. Sears
Becoming a Father: How to Nurture and Enjoy Your Family by Dr. William Sears
Father's First Steps: 25 Things Every New Dad Should Know by Dr. Robert Sears

Beyond the Baby Years: Parenting older children

Positive Time-Out by Jane Nelsen
Playful Parenting by Lawrence Cohen
Kids are Worth It! by Barbara Coloroso
Heartfelt Discipline by Clay Clarkson
Unconditional Parenting by Alfie Kohn
The Mission of Motherhood by Sally Clarkson
Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline by Becky Bailey
Families Where Grace is in Place by Jeff VanVonderen
Raising An Emotionally Intelligent Child by John Gottman, Ph.D.
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Faber and Mazlish
Kids Are Worth It!: Giving your child the gift of inner discipline by Barbara Coloroso
The Discipline Book and The Successful Child by William Sears, M.D. and Martha Sears, R.N.
Beyond the Sling: A Real-Life Guide to Raising Confident, Loving Children the Attachment Parenting Way by Mayim Bialik

Christianity and Attachment Parenting

Parenting Freedom
Gentle Christian Mothers
The Mission of Motherhood by Sally Clarkson
Families Where Grace is in Place by Jeff VanVonderen
Jesus, the Gentle Parent: Gentle Christian Parenting by L.R. Knost
Parenting in Christ: Treasures for Parenting from Jesus by Christina Dronen
The Complete Book of Christian Parenting and Child Care by William Sears, M.D. and Martha Sears, R.N.
Spirit-Led Parenting: From Fear to Freedom in Baby's First Year by Megan Tietz and Laura Oyer

The Rod Verses: Corporal Punishment from a Christian Perspective

Train up a Child in Whose Way?
A Study of "The Rod" Scriptures
An Answer to Proverbs 23 and 'beatest'
Christian Child Discipline: Is Spanking Biblical?
A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23 by Phillip Keller
Thy Rod and Thy Staff They Comfort Me: Christians and the spanking controversy by Samuel Martin*

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