The Working Parent Dilemma: How to Balance the Responsibilities of Children and Careers

The Working Parent Dilemma: How to Balance the Responsibilities of Children and Careers

by Earl A. Grollman

Paperback(REPRINT)

$14.00
View All Available Formats & Editions
Eligible for FREE SHIPPING
  • Get it by Tuesday, September 26 , Order now and choose Expedited Delivery during checkout.

Overview

The Working Parent Dilemma: How to Balance the Responsibilities of Children and Careers by Earl A. Grollman

Based on interviews with one thousand school-aged children whose parents were both employed outside the home, The Working Parent Dilemma provides valuable ideas and strategies for parents facing the challenge of combining career and family life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780807027035
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 09/28/1988
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.55(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

Earl A. Grollman, a pioneer in the field of crisis intervention, was rabbi of the Beth El Temple Center in Belmont, Massachusetts, for 36 years. A certified death educator and counselor, he was cited as "Hero of The Heartland" for his work with the families and volunteers of the Oklahoma City bombing.

Dr. Grollman has spoken at many colleges, clergy institutes, seminaries, physicians' forums, and hospital nursing associations, and has frequently addressed support groups such as The Compassionate Friends and Mothers Against Drunk Driving. He has also appeared on numerous national television and radio programs, including the Oprah Winfrey Show, Children's Journal, All Things Considered, and Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. He was featured on National Public Radio's The End of Life: Exploring Death in America series in the roundtable discussion on grief and bereavement.

He is the author of several books including Living When a Loved One Has Died, Straight Talk about Death for Teenagers, and Living When a Young Friend Commits Suicide.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews