Parent Resources

  • The Parent Fix: When Parents Change, Kids Change by Maggie Stevens 

  • The Whole-Brain Child by Daniel J. Siegel

  • Parenting With Love And Logic by Foster Cline 

  • The Parent Effect: How Parenting Style Affects Adolescent Behavior and Personality Development by Joanne E. Carlson 

  • The Parent's Handbook: Systematic Training for Effective Parenting by Don Dinkmeyer Sr. , Gary D. McKay, et al. 

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

  • How to Talk So Teens Will Listen and Listen So Teens Will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

  • The Power of Validation: Arming Your Child Against Bullying, Peer Pressure, Addiction, Self-Harm, and Out-of-Control Emotions by Karyn D. Hall & Melissa Cook

  • Raising An Emotionally Intelligent Child The Heart of Parenting by John Gottman & Joan Declaire

  • Raising Human Beings: Creating a Collaborative Partnership with Your Child by Ross W. Greene

  • Positive Parenting Video Series by Scott Reviere

  • Choices, Cookies, & Kids by Garry L. Landreth (Youtube Video)


  • Helping Your Kids Cope with Divorce the Sandcastles Way by M. Gary Neuman & Patricia Romanowski

  • Parenting Apart: How Separated and Divorced Parents Can Raise Happy and Secure Kids by Christina McGhee

  • The Good Divorce by Constance Ahrons

  • Mom's House, Dad's House by Isolina Ricci

  • The Jill Principle: A Woman's Guide to Healing Your Spirit After Divorce or Breakup by Michele Germain

  • Crazy Time: Surviving Divorce and Building a New Life by Abigail Trafford

  • Our Family Wizard (App to aid in communication and increase positive co-parenting)

  • Divorce Care (Website for support)



Oppositional Defiance

  • Explosive Child, The: A New Approach For Understanding And Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children by Ross W. Greene

  • Beyond Behaviors: Using Brain Science and Compassion to Understand and Solve Children's Behavioral Challenges by Mona Delahooke



  • Generation Stressed: Play-Based Tools to Help Your Child Overcome Anxiety by Michele Kambolis

  • From Suffering to Peace: The True Promise of Mindfulness by Mark Coleman

  • CBT Thought Diary (App)

  • Sanvello: Stress & Anxiety Help (App)

  • Don't Feed The WorryBug by Andi Green (Ages 6 to 11)

  • My Anxious Mind: A Teen's Guide to Managing Anxiety and Panic by Michael A. Tompkins & Katherine A. Martinez

  • Anxiety Sucks! A Teen Survival Guide by Natasha Daniels

  • Stuff That's Loud: A Teen's Guide to Unspiraling When OCD Gets Noisy by Ben Sedley

  • Outsmarting Worry (An Older Kid's Guide to Managing Anxiety) by Dawn Huebner



  • The Upward Spiral: Using Neuroscience to Reverse the Course of Depression, One Small Change at a Time by Alex Korb

  • Depression: A Teen’s Guide to Survive and Thrive by Jacqueline B. Toner & Clarie A. B. Freeland



  • The Bipolar Child: The Definitive and Reassuring Guide to Childhood's Most Misunderstood Disorder -- Third Edition by Demitri Papolos M.D. and Janice Papolos

  • An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness by Kay Redfield Jamison


Sensory Processing

  • The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder (The Out-of-Sync Child Series) by Carol Kranowitz & Lucy Jane Miller

  • An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness by Kay Redfield Jamison



  • The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel van der Kolk

  • Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors by Janina Fisher

  • Finding Your Ruby Slippers: Transformative Life Lessons from the Therapist's Couch by Lisa Ferentz

  • A Terrible Thing Happened by Margaret M. Holmes (Ages 4 to 7)

  • The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse by Ellen Bass




Sex Addiction

  • Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction by Mark R. Laaser

  • A Way of Escape: Freedom from Sexual Strongholds by Neil T. Anderson

  • The Bondage Breaker by Neil T. Anderson

  • Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction by Patrick Carnes

  • Every Man's Battle: Winning the War on Sexual Temptation One Victory at a Time by Stephen Arterburn & Fred Stoeker

  • Every Woman's Battle: Discovering God's Plan for Sexual and Emotional Fulfillment by Shannon Ethridge

  • Every Young Man's Battle: Strategies for Victory in the Real World of Sexual Temptation by Stephen Arterburn & Fred Stoeker

  • No Stones: Women Redeemed from Sexual Addiction by Marnie C. Ferree

  • Mending a Shattered Heart: A Guide for Partners of Sex Addicts by Stefanie Carnes

  • Facing Heartbreak: Steps to Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts by Stefanie Carnes (Workbook)

  • Moving Beyond Betrayal: The 5-Step Boundary Solution for Partners of Sex Addicts by Vicki Tidwell Palmer

  • Covenant Eyes (Overcome pornography)

  • Sex Addict & Sex Addiction Therapist and Psychologist Doug Weiss


Technology & Internet Safety



  • Stuff That Sucks: A Teen's Guide to Accepting What You Can't Change and Committing to What You Can by Ben Sedley

  • Quiet Power: The Secret Strengths of Introverted Kids by Susain Cain

  • Fighting Invisible Tigers: Stress Management for Teens by Earl Hipp

  • Dial Down the Drama: Reducing Conflict and Reconnecting with Your Teenage Daughter by Colleen O’Grady

  • Boundaries with Teens: When to Say Yes, How to Say No by John Townsend

  • Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain by Daniel J. Siegel

  • Get Out of My Life, but First Could You Drive Me & Cheryl to the Mall: A Parent's Guide to the New Teenager by Anthony E. Wolf

  • The Mindful Teen: Powerful Skills to Help You Handle Stress One Moment at a Time by Dzung X. Vo