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"The Family is the Center of Life and it is the Key to Eternal Happiness"

- L. Tom Perry
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Disagree Better: A Parenting Toolkit and Tips for Managing Conflict

May 16, 2024 10:34 AM
Deseret News, Inside Sources, and Church News cover the launch of three free lessons on disagreeing better.
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Parenting Toolkit and Tips for Learning to Disagree Better

May 16, 2024 08:36 AM
Wheatley Institute and USU partner to provide a three-lesson toolkit based on the recent National Governor's Association Initiative
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Why are Women Choosing Children, and Lots of Them? Social Scientist Catherine Pakaluk Interviews Women Defying the Current Birth Dearth

May 14, 2024 12:39 PM
Deseret News publishes article outlining Pakaluk's study on why some women choose to have 5+ children
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Build the Life You Want: The Art and Science of Getting Happier

March 29, 2024 01:50 PM
Arthur C. Brooks discussed key points from his new book about achieving happiness regardless of circumstances.
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Recent Research on Healthy Relationships Through a Religious Lens

March 21, 2024 11:21 AM
Jason S. Carroll, Family Initiative Director of Wheatley Institute, shared his latest research on couples at BYU-Idaho.
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Family Unfriendly: How Our Culture Made Raising Kids Much Harder Than It Needs to Be

March 15, 2024 10:30 AM
Timothy P. Carney spoke about his new book on why modern parenting in America is full of unrealistic expectations and how to return to the virtues of traditional parenting.
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Don’t believe Hulu. These are the really-real house lives of Latter-day Saint wives.

February 27, 2024 04:38 PM
Research consistently suggests Latter-day Saint women tend to be more engaged in their communities and marriages, but there’s no docuseries about that
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Jason Carroll Speaks at Ensign College about the "Laws of Love"

February 16, 2024 01:22 PM
Wheatley Institute Family Director Discusses Christlike Love as Discipleship Key to Enduring Relationships
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Why Embracing Agency-Based Love is the Surest Path to Creating a Flourishing Marriage

February 14, 2024 02:46 PM
Washington Examiner, Deseret News, KSL News Radio, and others cite the Soulmates Trap Report
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The Soulmate Trap

February 08, 2024 06:00 AM
Why Embracing Agency-Based Love is the Surest Path to Creating a Flourishing Marriage
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Bradford Wilcox Forum: Mammon or marriage?

December 08, 2023 11:06 AM
Wheatley Institute Contributor Delivers BYU Forum
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Practicalities and Politicization of American Family Life - 2023 American Family Survey cited in numerous outlets

December 05, 2023 04:15 PM
Washington Times, Deseret News, Baptist News Global, others cite the 2023 American Family Survey
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2023 American Family Survey

December 05, 2023 05:32 AM
Findings from the 9th annual survey of more than 3,000 respondents
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Highly Religious Men Do More Housework Than Non-Religious Men

November 02, 2023 01:49 PM
Deseret News cites Wheatley research in an opinion article, saying that "the happiness of women cannot be separated from the moral development of men."
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The Grand Story of Our Eternal Family

October 31, 2023 02:53 PM
Wheatley Family Fellow Jenet Erickson Gives Devotional Address at BYU-Hawaii
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Agency vs. Equity: Which Way Forward for American Education?

October 27, 2023 04:42 PM
Ian Rowe, Senior Fellow at American Enterprise Institute, visits Wheatley Institute for a lecture on empowering children.
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Wheatley Research Cited in Deseret News

September 26, 2023 11:37 AM
Are big families starting to make a comeback?
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Wheatley Research on Pornography Cited

September 01, 2023 03:42 PM
"How Pornography Can Affect Relationships" by Kari Rusnak Cites Wheatley Research on Pornography's Impact on Relationships
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