June 2006, Vol. 11, No. 1

ISSN 1540 5372
June 2006, Vol. 11, No. 1

“Impact Beyond the Profession”

A refereed e-journal designed to integrate, apply, and transmit knowledge about issues of current interest in Family and Consumer Sciences

Applied Research

Using Age-Paced Parenting Newsletters as Teaching Tools in Home Visitation Programs with At-Risk Mexican Immigrant Families
Joni Weatherspoon, Ph.D., Sally Bowman, Ph.D., Rebecca Hernandez, Ph.D., Clara Pratt, Ph.D.

Feature Article

When Marriages Die: Premarital and Early Marriage Precursors to Divorce
Sylvia Niehuis, Ph.D., Linda Skogrand, Ph.D., Ted L. Huston, Ph.D.

Program Article

Using a Simulation to Raise Awareness of Issues Faced by Limited Resource Audiences
Debra Pankow, Ph.D.


MyPyramid Perspective

Sarah L. Ash, Ph.D.


The Great Physician’s Rx for Health and Wellness
Reviewed by Sarah L. Ash, Ph.D.


A summary of the articles published in this issue.

Feature articles, applied research articles, and program articles are refereed. Book reviews, Perspectives, and the Editor’s Corner reflect the opinions of the authors and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the individuals or organizations who support FFCI.


Jacquelyn McClelland

Consulting Editors
Carol Schwab
Sandra A. Zaslow

Executive Board
Sarah Ash
Lucille B. Bearon
Angela M. Fraser
Jacquelyn W. McClelland

Associate Editors
Robert H. Flashman
Patricia A. Kendall
Anna Mae Kobbe
April C. Mason

Editorial Associate
Jill H. Steffey

Editorial Board
Shirley L. Baugher
Sherry C. Betts
Lynne M. Borden
Cathy Faulcon Bowen
Bonnie Braun
Donald W. Cobb
Glennie Daniels
Karen DeBord
Evelyn D. DeLoatch
Beth Duncan
Theodore A. Feitshans
Millie Ferrer
Linda Kirk Fox
Sammie G. Garner
Marsha A. Goetting
Jon Peter Hesseldenz
Sarah D. Kirby
Stephen Lilley
Linda L. Manikowske
Michael J. McCann
Mary Clayton-McGlauflin
Judy E. Mckenna
Lydia C. Medeiros
Barbara M. O’Neill
Karen Lynn Poff
Nancy M. Porter
Sam Quick
Jesse J. Richardson, Jr.
Michael Rupured
Alma M. Saddam
Christine W. Smith
Kathleen M. Stadler
Judith L. Warren
Sue E. Williams
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