The New ParentBook - 1998
How does it feel to be a parent for the first time? What can you do to prepare yourselves for the arrival of your baby? How will your relationship with each other be affected? New Baby, New Life: The New Parent is the first book that focuses on the needs of the parents as well as the needs of the baby. Uniquely combining practical baby care and emotional support, this indispensable guide will help you make the exciting transition from independent individuals to parents. Authoritative Help: Leading parenting and child care authority Dr. Miriam Stoppard examines all the concerns of first-time parents and offers them a lifeline of information and support. She covers every aspect of parenthood from preparing for pregnancy to bonding with the baby as a family. Dr. Stoppard recognizes the importance of the father's role in child care as well as the mother's, and there are special panels dedicated to each parent that encourage an understanding of another's point of view. Adapting to Parenthood: The New Parent looks at how parenthood changes your life together and offers constructive help on keeping your relationship alive. Dr. Stoppard also considers the needs of working women, house husbands, and single parents, providing workable solutions to real issues. Being a parent means being a caregiver, supporter, and teacher as well as a loving partner - The New Parent shows you how.
Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, Inc., 1998
Edition: 1st American ed
Characteristics: 168 p. : ill. ; 29 cm