Reference

Reference

Grandparent Resource Sites

Selected Bibliography
Custodial Grandparent Families

Linda L. Dannison, Ph.D.
Andrea B. Smith, Ph.D.
Western Michigan University


Curricular Resources

Smith, A. & Dannison, L., (2003). Grand Ideas for Grand Kids. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University Press.

Dannison, L. & Nieuwenhuis, A. (Eds.). (1996). Second Time Around: Grandparents raising grandchildren. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University Press.

Videos

Dannison L., & Smith A. (2004). Second Time Around: Views from Custodial Grandparents. Western Michigan University Production.

Dannison, L., & Smith, A. (2002). Second Time Around: Custodial Grandchildren Tell their Stories. Western Michigan University Production.

Articles/Chapters

Smith, A. & Dannison, L. (in press). Refining rules: When save room for dessert becomes eat your broccoli. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Grinwis, B., Smith , A., & Dannison, L. (in press). Custodial grandparent families and health care: Steps for developing responsive health care systems. Michigan Family Review.

Smith, A. & Dannison, L. (in press). Children in the care of custodial grandparents: Services for Head Start families. Proceedings from the 7th National Head Start Research Conference.

Smith, A. & Dannison, L. (2005, May). Navigating support systems: A map for custodial grandparents. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Smith A. & Dannison, L. (2004, May). Activities for grandchildren: Discovering local opportunities. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Smith A. & Dannison, L. (2004, January). Understanding emotional issues in your grandchildren’s lives. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Smith A. & Dannison, L. (2003, September). Custodial grandparents and schools: Building successful partnerships. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Smith, A. & Dannison, L., (2003). Grandparent-Headed families in the United States: Programming to meet unique needs. Intergenerational Progamming Quarterly, 1, 35–47.

Dannison, L., & Smith, A. (2003, May). Tips for success: building support groups for custodial grandparent families. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Dannison, L., & Smith, A. (2003, April). Lessons learned from a custodial grandparent community support program. Children and Schools. 25, 2, 87–95.

Dannison, L. & Smith, A. (2002). Grandparent headed families and Head Start: Developing effective services. (Report No. PS030855). Washington, DC: National Head Start Research Conference. (ERIC Document Reproduction Service NO. ED472127)

Smith, A. & Dannison, L. (2002). Grandparent headed families and Head Start: Developing effective services. Proceedings from the Sixth National Head Start Research Conference, 809 – 810.

Dannison, L. & Smith, A. (2003, March). Can we talk about family? Commentary. Family Involvement Network of Educators, Harvard Family Research Project.
www.gse.harvard.edu/hfrp/projects/fine/resources/teaching-case/grandparent.html.

Dannison, L. & Smith A. (2003, January). Building resiliency in children in the care of grandparents. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Dannison, L. & Smith A. (2002, November). Profile of custodial grandparent families. Minneapolis, MN: Family Information Services.

Smith, A. & Dannison, L. (2002). Educating educators: Programming to support grandparent-headed families. Contemporary Education. 72, 47-51.

Vacha-Hasse, T., Ness, C., Dannison, L. & Smith, A. (2000). Grandparents raising grandchildren: A psychoeducational group approach. Journal for specialists in Group Work, 25(1), 67-78.

Vacha-Haase, T., Smith, A., & Dannison L. (1999) Families in Society: Grandparents raising grandchildren. Resources for Family Life Educators, National Council on Family Relations.

Dannison, L. & Smith., A. (1999). Grandparents as parents: An ecological approach to programming. Michigan Family Review. 4 (1), 37-45.

Smith, A., Dannison, L., & Vacha-Hasse, T. (1998). When “Grandma” is “Mom”: What today’s teachers need to know. Childhood education. 75. 12-16.

Smith, A., & Dannison, L. (1997). Supporting grandparents who parent: Review of a pilot program. Proceedings from the Third National Head Start Conference. Washington DC: National Head Start Association.

 

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