Review: Co-Parenting from the Inside Out: Voices of Moms and Dads

Sara MacNaull discusses modern family relationships following separation and divorce in her review of Karen L. Kristjanson’s “Co-Parenting from the Inside Out: Voices of Moms and Dads.”

Modern Fathers Reshaping the Work–Family Relationship

In moving away from the “traditional” breadwinning father figure to embrace caring roles, modern dads are reshaping the work-family relationship.

Language, Labels and “Lone Parents”

Victoria Bailey

Lone parent, single parent, one-parent family, independent parent, non-married parent, alone parent, autonomous parent: the words or terms used to identify, or self-identify, adults who parent independently are diverse and subjective, and they have evolved over the […]

Andrew Solomon – Diversity, Difference, Disability and Families

On June 10, 2015, award-winning author and lecturer Andrew Solomon delivered a powerful keynote presentation at the Families in Canada Conference 2015 about diversity, difference and disability through the family lens. In his address, Solomon […]

Suggested Reading: “Parenting Through the Storm”

By Ann Douglas

Review by Cindy Graham

An estimated one in five schoolchildren live with “invisible” conditions: mental health, behavioural or neurodevelopmental disorders serious enough to adversely affect their relationships at home, at school and in their […]