Many of our Advisory Board have published on topics of interest to parents. For a complete list of books, click here.
We publish our newsletters, three times a year - online only. The NYC-PIA newsletter covers topics presented in our seminars, featuring information on child and adolescent development, health, and the effects of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs on children and adolescents.
To download a copy of our latest newsletter,click here
To go to our Newsletter Archive, click here.
"FOCUS: A Practical Parenting Guide" is designed to help parents communicate more effectively with their children and to prepare families to cope with critical issues facing children and adolescents in New York City today.
FOCUS provides information on a variety of topics, including health and safety, media influences and substance abuse. NYC-PIA now offers a revised and expanded edition of FOCUS to parents in participating NYC independent schools. Your school may offer printed copies of FOCUS, and/or may offer a password so that you can download it here.
NEW! To download "FOCUS" as a pdf, please click here.
Our Online Exclusives are based on interviews, speeches and written material gathered from NYC-PIA programs and publications. They are offered courtesy of NYC-PIA.
17 Ways to Help Your Kids with Stress - A practical guide to helping kids of all ages prevent and manage stress. Summarized by Dr. Kim Arrington and Dawn Goldring from their presentation to NYC-PIA.
Thinking about the Transition to College? - A Q&A with Dr. Ernesto Ferran - An exclusive online supplement to our Winter 2008 Q&A.
What to Tell Your Kids About Alcohol Poisoning - Fall 2006 - Information on Alcohol Poisoning (how to recognize it, what to do if you see it) provided by the Phoenix House.
Talk the Talk, Then Walk the Walk - Quick checklist for parents to use in talking with children about street safety and moving about the city.