Helpful Resources

Books for Families

John Gottman

The Science of Couples and Family Therapy
And Baby Makes Three: The Six-Step Plan for Preserving Marital Intimacy and Rekindling Romance After Baby Arrives 

Jim Fay

Love and Logic- Magic for Early Childhood
Parenting Teens with Love and Logic
How to Discipline Kids without Losing their Love and Respect
Helicopters, Drill Sergeants & Consultants: Parenting Styles and the Messages They Send
From Innocence to Entitlement
Meeting the Challenge: using Love & Logic to help children develop attention and Behavioral Skills
Secrets of Stepparenting 

Lisa Damour

 Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood

Adele Faber/ Elaine Mazlish

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk Siblings Without Rivalry
Your Guide to a Happier Family 

Anthony Wolf

Mom, Jason’s Breathing on Me
Mom, Get Out of My Life, But First Could You Drive Me & Cheryl to the Mall: A Parent’s Guide to the New Teenager
Why Do You Have to Get a Divorce? 

Stephen Covey

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Kids 

Books for Couples

John Gottman

It Takes One to Tango: How I Rescued My Marriage with (Almost) No Help from My Spouse—and How You Can, Too 

The Relationship Cure: A 5 Step Guide to Strengthening Your Marriage, Family, and Friendships

Stephen Covey

A Sense of Purpose: Achieving Balance and Inspiring Trust Through Self-Integrity 

Gary Chapman

The 5 Love Languages                              

The 4 Seasons of Marriage
Desperate Marriages                           

Everybody Wins
Covenant Marriage-Building Communications and Intimacy
The Marriage You’ve Always Wanted
Now You’re Speaking My Language 

Matthew McKay and Patrick Fanning

Couple Skills: Making Your Relationship Work

Books for Growth and Healing

Melanie Beattie

Codependent No More                           

Beyond Codependency 

The Grief Club  

Finding Your Way Home: A Soul Survival Kit 

Journey to the Heart: Daily Meditations Choices: Taking Control of Your Life and Making It Matter  

Malcolm Gladwell

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking 

Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference  

Outliers: The Story of Success 

Eckhart Tolle

Practicing the Power of Now                     

A New Earth
Silence Speaks                                        

Finding your Life’s Purpose