Suggested Reading

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Suggested Reading


Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love

by Sue Johnson

Joining: The Relationship Garden

by Jock McKeen

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work: A Practical Guide from the Country's Foremost Relationship Expert

by John M. Gottman and Nan Silver

Love Sense: The Revolutionary New Science of Romantic Relationships

by Sue Johnson


Parenting With Love And Logic

by Foster Cline and Jim Fay

Parenting Teens With Love And Logic: Preparing Adolescents for Responsible Adulthood

by Foster Cline and Jim Fay

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish


The Survivor's Guide to Sex: How to Have an Empowered Sex Life After Child Sexual Abuse

by Staci Haines

Sex for One: The Joy of Selfloving

by Betty Dodson

Eating Disorders

Eating in the Light of the Moon: How Women Can Transform Their Relationship with Food Through Myths, Metaphors, and Storytelling

by Anita A. Johnston PhD.

Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything

by Geneen Roth

The Eating Disorders Sourcebook: A Comprehensive Guide to the Causes, Treatments, and Prevention of Eating Disorders

by Carolyn Costin

Surviving an Eating Disorder: Strategies for Family and Friends

by Michele Siegel, Judith Brisman and Margot Weinshel

LGBT Topics

Straight Parents, Gay Children: Keeping Families Together

by Robert A. Bernstein

Mom, Dad, I'm Gay: How Families Negotiate Coming Out

by Ritch C. Savin-Williams

Gay Parenting: Complete Guide for Same-Sex Families

by Shana Priwer


Under the Influence: A Guide to the Myths and Realities of Alcoholism

by Robert Milam and Katherine Ketcham

Pocket Sponsor, 24/7 Back to the Basics Support for Addiction Recovery

by The Foundation and Shelly Marshall

Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous

by Alcoholics Anonymous


A Woman’s Way Through The Twelve Steps

by Stephanie S. Covington PhD

Codependent No More

by Melody Beattie

The Courage to Heal

by Ellen Bass and Laura Davis

The Intimacy Struggle

by Janet G. Woititz

Adult Children of Alcoholics

by Janet G. Woititz

It Will Never Happen to Me: Children of Alcoholics

by Claudia Black

Depression & Anxiety

Depression: How It Happens, How It’s Healed

by John Medina PhD

Pass Through Panic

by Claire Weekes

Talking to Depression: Simple Ways to Connect When Someone In Your Life is Depressed

by Claudia J. Strauss


Dance of Anger: A Woman's Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships

by Harriet Lerner PhD

Anger: Wisdom for Cooling the Flames

by Thich Nhat Hanh


Waking the Tiger: Healing Trauma

by Peter Levine

The Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook:  A Guide to Healing, Recovery and Growth

by Glenn R. Schiraldi

The Courage to Heal

by Ellen Bass


365 Tao Daily Meditations

by Deng Ming Dao

The Places That Scare You

by Pema Chodron

Essential Spirituality: The 7 Central Practices to Awaken Heart and Mind

by Roger Walsh


The Creativity Book: A Year's Worth of Inspiration and Guidance

by Eric Maisel

Deep Writing

by Eric Maisel

The Zen of Creativity

by John Daido Loori

Self-Development & Awareness

Being: A Manual for Life

by Bennet Wong

Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

by Brené Brown

I Thought It Was Just Me (but it isn't)

by Brené Brown


Suggested Links


Professional Affiliations

Eating Disorders

Twelve Step Groups Overeaters Anonymous Alcoholics Anonymous Adult Children of Alcoholics Al-Anon / Alateen Narcotics Anonymous