Powerful and practical, Parenting for Life offers parents with children of all ages tools to strengthen and heal their relationships. Whether you're contemplating conceiving for the first time or you already have children, Parenting for Life provides important tools to help you connect with your growing or grown kids in new and powerful ways. Nina draws from more than twenty-five years of wisdom as a therapist, life coach, and--most importantly--a parent to guide others through the mazes and pitfalls of parenting today. Nina Sidell gently guides readers toward and understanding and ownership of their lives and relationships. She then builds upon this foundation to foster mutual respect, love, and empathy between parents and children. Homework exercises help readers gain further understanding through their personal parenting journeys. Parenting for Life is a revolutionary guidebook for individuals and couples, both before and after they become parents.