Intimate advice

January 2000
Good Housekeeping;Jan2000, Vol. 230 Issue 1, p46
Offers advice on problems involving interpersonal relations. Woman's reluctance to have a third child even if her husband badly wants to; Telling a child about a parent's previous marriage; Helping a child deal with a school bully.


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