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Book Recommendations for the Bookworms

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Effective Parenting Srategies for Healthy Emotional and Social Development of Children

Positive Discipline

How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

How To Talk So Teens Will Listen & Listen So Teens Will Talk

Parenting From the Inside Out: How a Deeper Self-Understanding Can Help You Raise Children Who Thrive

The Price of Privilege: How Parental Pressure and Material Advantage are Creating a Generation of Disconnected and Unhappy Kids

Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together so You Can Live too

400 Moms: Discover What 400 Nutrition Experts Feed Their Kids

Love and Anger: The Parental Dilemma

Playful Parenting: An Exiting New Approach to Raising Children that will Help You Nurture Close Connections, Solve Behavior Problems, and Encourage Confidence

Brainstorm: The Power and the Purpose of the Teenage Brain


Family dynamics, relationships, extended family,
Family of Origin Issues

Outgrowing the Pain: A Book For and About Adults Abused as Children

The Emotionally Absent Mother: A Guide to Self-healing and Getting the Love You Missed

Changing Course: Healing from Loss, Abandonment, and Fear

Becoming Attached: First Relationships and How They Shape Our Capacity to Love

Codependent No More: How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself

'It Will Never Happen to Me!' Children of Alcoholics: As Youngsters - Adolescents - Adults

Running on Empty: Overcome Your Childhood Emotional Neglect

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are

Inspirational Self-growth books
Inspirational & Self-Growth

Man's Search for Meaning: We cannot avoid suffering but we can choose how to cope with it, find meaning in it, and move forward with renewed purpose.

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are



depression anxiety bipolar mood
Mood Disorders
Book recommendations for therapists
For Therapists

The Gift of Therapy: An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and Their Patients

The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook - What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love and Healing

Between Therapist and Client: The New Relationship

Therapist San Ramon
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