Wendy Mogel: The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children

(Nonfiction, 287 pp. 2001)

Child psychologist Wendy Mogel brings together classical Jewish texts and insights from her work with families to craft a guidebook helping parents educate their children to be flexible and independent. Grounded in the Jewish values of moderation, celebration, and sanctification, each chapter offers practical and humorous guidance for empowered yet sensitive parenting.