Karen L. Rancourt, Ph.D., Archives

Ask Dr. Gramma Karen Columns

Posted on GRANDMagazine.com

Jan / Feb 2014

When advising becomes interfering

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Mar / Apr 2014

Squabbling grandparents beware!

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Mar / Apr 2014

How would you feel if one of your daughters had an advanced or terminal disease and didn’t tell you about it?

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20140506_v3/index.php#/22

Jul / Aug 2014

How grandparents can set ground rules

http://www.grandmagazine.com/news/2014/07/grandparents-can-set-ground-rules/

Sep / Oct 2014

Making grandparent-grandchildren road trips special

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20140910_v3/index.php#/20

Nov / Dec 2014

Ever considered snorkeling the ideal holiday surprise?

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Jan / Feb 2015

Even preschoolers can teach you a few new tricks

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20150102_v3/index.php#/25

Mar / Apr 2015

Avoiding emotional minefields when grown children divorce

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20150304_v3/index.php#/24

May / June 2015

Grandparents, put your affairs in order

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20150506_v3/index.php#/19

July/August 2015

What not to say to your grandchildren

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20150708_v3/index.php#/21

September/October 2015

Preserving family history and memory matters

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20150910_v3/#/21

November/December 2015

Grandparents, consider the gift of a “gap year”

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20151112_v3/index.php#/21

January/February 2016

Are you too old for this?

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20160102_v3_drm/index.php#/7

March/April 2016

To Skype or not to Skype

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20160304_v3/index.php#/36

Named as one of the best 13 books for new grandparents:

http://www.grandmagazine.com/news/2016/05/13-best-books-new-grandparents/
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May/June 2016

Staying fit as a fiddle for the grandkids

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20160506_v3/index.php#/37

July/August 2016

When a spouse passes, what you say is important

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20160708_v3/index.php#/35

September/October 2016

Are your grandkids in your will?

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20160910_v3/#/35

November/December 2016

The book of love . . . and life

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20161112_v3/index.php#/34

January/February 2017

The Secrets We Keep . . . Or Don’t

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20170102/index.php#/32

March/April 2017

Presidential Election Aftermath in the Family

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20170304/index.php#/34

Posted May 18, 2017

13 Reasons Why: To Watch, or Not To Watch A Show About Teen Suicide

http://www.grandmagazine.com/2017/05/13-reasons-watch-not-watch-a-show-about-teen-suicide/

May/June 2017

Keep In Contact With Your Grandchildren

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/grand/20170506/#/35