Helpful Resources & Links

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Parenting

 

1 2 3 Magic, Effective Discipline for Children 2-12 – Thomas W. Phelan     

 

Parenting the Strong-Willed Child: The Clinically Proven Five-Week Program for Parents of Two- to Six-Year-Olds, Third Edition – Rex Forehand

 

Go To Your Room! Consequences That Teach – Shari Steelsmith

 

Putting Children First: Proven Parenting Strategies for Helping Children Thrive Through Divorce – JoAnne Pedro-Carroll, PhD

 

A Parent’s Guide to Raising Grieving Children: Rebuilding Your Family After the Death of a Loved One – Phyllis R. Silverman, Madelyn Kelly

 

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk – Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

 

Queen Bees and Wannabes – Rosalind Wiseman

 

When Your Child is Cutting: A Parent’s Guide to Helping

Children Overcome Self-Injury – Sony Patel

 

How Do We Tell the Children?: Helping children understand and cope when someone dies – Dan Schaefer, Christine Lyons

 

 

Children

 

Healing Your Grieving Heart for Kids: 100 Practical Ideas – Alan D. Wolfelt

 

The Invisible String – Patrice Karst

 

Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing After Loss – Pat Schwiebert

 

When Dinosaurs Die – Laurene Brown

 

When Someone Very Special Dies (workbook) – Marge Heegaard

 

Please Explain Anxiety to Me – Laurie E. Zelinger & Jordan Zelinger

 

The Bipolar Bear Family: When a Parent Has Bipolar Disorder – Angela Holloway

 

Special Needs

 

Learning Outside the Lines: Two Ivy Leave Students with Learning Disabilities and ADHD Give You the Tools for Academic Success and Educational Revolution – Johnathon Mooney and David Cole

 

Autism – www.autismspeaks.org

 

Special Education Service Agency – Anchorage, Alaska – www.sesa.org

 

 

Adults

 

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

 

Ted Talk – “The Power of Vulnerability” Brene Brown

 

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are – Brene Brown

 

Happiness: Learn How to be Happy and Love your Life – Karen Shields

 

When Things Fall Apart by Pema Chodron

 

Grief’s Courageous Journey: A Workbook – Sandi Caplan

 

Perfect Daughters – Robert J. Ackerman, PhD

 

Silent Sons - Robert J. Ackerman, PhD

 

The Mother Dance: How Children Change Your Life – Harriet Lerner, PhD

 

Marriage Rules: A Manual for the Married and the Coupled Up - Harriet Lerner, PhD

 

 

Eating Disorders

 

8 Keys to Recovery From An Eating Disorder – Carolyn Costin and Gwen Schubert Grabb

 

Sexual Abuse and Eating Disorders – Edited by Mark Schwartz and Leigh Cohen

 

The Academy for Eating Disorders bookstore – www.aedweb.org

 

National Eating Disorders Association -  www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/resource-links

 

Eating Disorders Resource Center – www.edrcsv.org