Parenting and Family Life

  • Scream-Free Parenting: Raising your Kids by keeping Your Cool. Hal Edward Runkel, LMFT. 2005.
  • 1-2-3 Magic. Effective Discipline for Children 2-12. Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D. 2003.
  • Parenting Your Out of Control Teenager. Scott P. Sells, Ph.D. 2001.
  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk.Adel Faber & Elaine Mazlish. 1980.
  • Marriage Rules: A Manual for the Married and Coupled-Up. Harriet Lerner. 2012.
  • Child Sexual Development

Recovery and Self Help

  • A Place Called Self: Women, Sobriety, and Radical Transformation. Stephanie Brown, PhD. 2004.
  • The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be, and Embrace Who You Are.Brene’ Brown. 2010
  • Co-Dependent No More: How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself.Melody Beattie. 1986.


  • Driven to Distraction (revised): Recognizing and Coping with ADD from Childhood Through Adulthood.Edward Hallowell and John Ratey. 2011.