This week we received some new books that might be helpful for parents dealing with the often difficult job of raising children.

Check out these new titles.

The “Perfect” Parent: 5 Tools for Using Your Inner Perfection to Connect with Your Kids by Roma Khetarpal. Parents today face extreme pressure to get everything “right.” This pursuit of perfection only adds worry about whether you’re doing a good enough job and whether your kids will turn out okay. In The “Perfect” Parent, Roma Khetarpal puts all of that agony to rest. She explains that the key to a fulfilling parenting experience is to stop chasing an ideal and instead use your inner perfection to nurture a strong, communicative connection with your children. (from back cover)

Yell Less Love More by Sheila McCraith. Author Sheila McCraith was embarrassed when she was seen yelling at her four sons. At that moment she realized that she needed to change. She promised her boys that she would go 365 straight days without yelling – and she eventually succeeded. She shares her personal stories and hard-learned lessons in this inspiring book.

Screen-Smart Parenting by Jodi Gold, MD. The author is a child psychiatrist and mother of three. She shows how technology has both incredible benefits and serious downsides for children. She uses scientific knowledge and everyday common sense to help parents foster their children’s healthy relationships with technology from birth to the teen years.