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Book Topics & Recommended Resources

Adolescents

  How To Talk So Teens Will Listen & Listen So Teens Will Talk - Faber & Mazish

  Brainstorm—Understanding Adolescent Brain Development - Daniel Siegel

Anger

  Act on Life, Not on Anger by Eifert - McKay, & Forsyth

  Letting Go of Anger & Stop Anger Now Workbook - Potter-Efron

  Anger Free - W. Doyle Gentry

  Growing Yourself Back Up - John Lee

  Nonviolent Communication, A Language of Compassion - Marshall Rosenberg

  Anger — The Misunderstood Emotion
- Carol Tavris

Aspergers

  Look me in the Eye - Robinson

Various books - Maxine Astin

(DBT)
Dialectical behavior therapy

  Don't Let Emotions Run Your Life for Teens (workbook) - Sheri van Dijk

Grief/bereavement

  Tear Soup - Chuck DeKlyen and Pat Schwiebert

Parenting

  Co-parenting 101: Helping your Kids Thrive in Two Household After Divorce - Deesha Philyaw

  The Co-Parenting Survival Guide: Letting Go of Conflict After a Difficult Divorce - Elizabeth Thayer, PhD

  Parenting Teens with Love and Logic - Foster Cline, MD & Jim Fay


  Get Out of My life, But First Will you Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall: A parent’s guide to the new teenager
- Anthony Wolf

Various books
- Laura Kastner, PhD

  If the Buddha Had Kids
- Charlotte Kasl

  Motherless Daughters, The legacy of Loss
- Hope Edelman

  Reviving Ophelia, Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls
- Mary Pipher, PhD

  A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens
- Geltman

  Simplicity Parenting
- Kim John Payne - This book offers research about the prevalent issue of anxiety in children today and ways that parents can slow down and provide a calm and supportive environment for their children.

  The Intentional Family
- William Doherty - This book offers ideas for how families can create rituals and traditions.

Pornography

  The Porn Trap
- Maltz

  Shadow of the Net
- Carnes

Trauma/Abuse

Trauma-Informed Care Network:
www.ticn.org

  Protect Children From Sexual Abuse: A Parent's Guide
- Hart-Rossi