Publications

Allen, K., Guin, A., Roper, R. & Jolly, C. (2015). Very Important Parents Curriculum.  Raleigh, NC: NC State University.

Allen, K., El-Beshti, R., & Guin, A. (2014). An integrative Adlerian approach to creating a teen parenting program. Journal of Individual Psychology, 70(1), 6-20.

Allen, K., Jolly, C., & Barnes, J. (2016) Using social media to engage and educate teen parents. Journal of Extension, 54(2). Available from http://www.joe.org/joe/2016april/tt3.php

Barnes, J., Allen, K., & Jolly, C. (2015). Building Connections with Children Training. Raleigh, NC: NC State University.

Barnes, J., Guin, A., Allen, K., & Jolly, C. (2016). Engaging parents in early childhood education: Perspectives of childcare providers. Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 44(4), 360-374.

Jolly, C., Allen, K., & Guin, A. (2015). Very Important Parents Curriculum Workbook. Raleigh, NC: NC State University.

Video Publications

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Bushel, A. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Crucial C’s of Behavior [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/AWAKgh3iYmc

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Bushel, A. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Discipline vs. punishment [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/dgf-XIm6L5U

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Bushel, A. (2016). Very Important Parents Video Series: HALT [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/yjKxMHGrqBA

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Bushel, A. (2016). Very Important Parents Video Series: Encouragement [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/YrJXx0ZmO4s

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Cutts, M. (2016). Very Important Parents Video Series: Natural & Logical Consequences [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/VlzgACsTIdw

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Cutts, M. (2016). Very Important Parents Video Series: Positive Discipline [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/TEGrmwl7vRY

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Passalinqua, C. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Kind & firm parenting styles [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/Up2vzNd-Ms4

Allen, K., Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Passalinqua, C. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Communication [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/thtlJ9c7SXA

Allen, K., Jolly, C., Farr, D., Barnes, J., & Leeds, B. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Discovering how your child grows [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXQoJ8MjQBg

Allen, K., Jolly, C., Farr, D., Barnes, J., & Leeds, B. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Emotionally Managing the Stresses of Parenthood [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LDwEN16LQeY

Allen, K., Jolly, C., Farr, D., Barnes, J., & Leeds, B. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Getting support from others [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xEUQWDx_An8

Allen, K., Jolly, C., Farr, D., & Leeds, B. (2014). Very Important Parents Video Series: Getting to know yourself [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://youtu.be/9wnH9zNbEq0

Allen, K., Jolly, C., Farr, D., Barnes, J., & Leeds, B. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Managing the Physical Stress of Parenthood [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RaI5T3qM-Mw

Allen, K., Jolly, C., Farr, D., Barnes, J., & Leeds, B. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: You can do this! [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKeKrc13hV0

Allen, K., Jolly, C., Farr, D., Barnes, J., & Leeds, B. (2015). Very Important Parents Video Series: Your role as a parent [Video]. Raleigh, NC: NC State University. Available from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZmxKn-dBFdw

Presentations & Trainings

Allen, K. & Guin, A. (2014). Very Important Teen Parent Program. Invited presentation conducted on June 13, 2014 at the CYFAR 2014 Professional Development Event, Arlington, VA.

Allen, K. & Guin, A. (2014). An integrative Adlerian approach to creating a teen parenting program. Presentation conducted on May 15, 2014 at the Adolescent Parenting Prevention Coalitions of North Carolina Conference, Greensboro, NC.

Allen, K., Jolly, C., & Guin, A. (2014). Using technology with young parents: Integrative Adlerian approaches to parenting. Presentation conducted on September 27, 2014 at the South Carolina Conference on Adlerian Psychology, Myrtle Beach, SC.

Barnes, J., Guin, A., Allen, K., & Jolly, C. (2016). Innovative professional development: Meeting the needs of early childhood educators. Presentation conducted on May 5, 2016 at the 2016 National Smart Start Conference, Greensboro, NC.

Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Allen, K., & Guin, A. (2015). Get Connected: Using technology to engage families. Presentation conducted on February 28, 2015 at the Harnett County Childcare Conference, Buies Creek, NC.

Barnes, J., Jolly, C., Guin, A., & Allen, K. (2015, April). 4-H Very Important Parents. Poster presented at the NC Parent Education Network Spring Forum, Wilmington, NC.

El-Beshti, R., Allen, K., & Guin, A. (2014). An integrative Adlerian approach to creating a teen parenting program. Presentation conducted on June 5, 2014 at the Family Science Association Conference, Waikiki Beach, HI.

El-Beshti, R., Allen, K., & Guin, A. (2014). An integrative Adlerian approach to creating a teen parenting program. Presentation conducted on May 22, 2014 at the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology Conference, Chicago, IL.

Jolly, C., Barnes, J., Guin, A., Allen, K. (2015). Leveraging technology for 21st century parenting education. Presentation conducted on May 7, 2015 at the Smart Start Conference, Greensboro, NC.

Jolly, C., Barnes, J., Guin, A., Allen, K. (2015). Leveraging technology for 21st century parenting education. Presentation conducted on May 21, 2015 at the APPCNC Conference, Greensboro, NC.

Jolly, C., Barnes, J., Allen, K. & Guin, A. (2016). Very Important Parents curriculum training. Training conducted on February 19, 2016 at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Jolly, C., Barnes, J., & Guin, A. (2016). Very Important Parents curriculum training. Training conducted on April 7, 2016 at Children’s Home Society, Greensboro, NC.