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Included on this page are some books that I have found helpful and/or others have recommended along the way.  If you click on the title of the book you will be directed to the website of the author/book/publisher or to a video of the book being read aloud.  Enjoy!


Simplicity Parenting by Kim John Payne

No Drama Discipline: The Whole Brain Way to Calm the Chaos and Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind by Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson

How To Talk so Little Kids Will Listen: A Survival Guide to Life with Children Ages 2-7 by Joanna Faber and Julie King


My Body Sends A Signal by Natalia Maguire

The Boy with Big, Big Feelings by Britney Winn Lee

B Is For Breathe by Melissa Munro Boyd

All About Feelings by Felicity Brooks

Color Monster Story About Emotions by Ana Llenas

The Not-So-Friendly Friend- How to Set Boundaries for Healthy Friendships by Christina Furnival

Bedtime- Meditation Stories for Kids Collection by Children Story Group

Just Ask! by Sonia Sotomayor

The World Needs More Purple People by Kristen Bell and Benjamin Hart

Hands Are Not for Hitting by Martine Agassi

Some Days I Flip My Lid by Kellie Bailey

A Kids Book About Grief by Brennan Wood

A Feel Better Book For Little Worriers by Holly Brochman and Leah Bowen

All The Colors of Me- My First Book About Dissociation by Ana Gomez

Dark, Bad Day...Go Away by Ana Gomez

Let's Have A Visit With Our Feelings by Ana Gomez

Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR):

Getting Past Your Past  by Francine Shapiro

Internal Family Systems(IFS): 

No Bad Parts by Richard Schwartz


Hold Me Tight by Sue Johnson

Love Sense by Sue Johnson

I Hear You by Michael Sorensen

10 Lessons to Transform Your Marriage by John Gottman

The Science of Trust by John Gottman

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work by John Gottman

The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman

Attached by Amir Levine

When Good People Have Affairs by Mira Kirshenbaum

Not "Just Friends" by Shirley Glass, Ph.D.


What Happened to You by Bruce Perry and Oprah Winfrey

It Didn't Start With You by Mark Wolynn

The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel van der Kolk

Heal Your Body by Louise Hay


Wherever You Go There You Are by Jon Kabat-Zinn

A Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Workbook by Bob Stahl and Alicia Goldstein


You Are A Badass by Jen Sincero

The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom by Don Miguel Ruiz

The Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It for Life by Twyla Tharp

The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle

Untamed by Glennon Doyle

Daring Greatly by Brené Brown

Rising Strong by Brené Brown

Braving the Wilderness by Brené Brown

The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown

Dare to Lead by Brené Brown

Habits of A Happy Brain by Loretta Breuning

Practical Intuition by Laura Day

The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success: A Practical Guide to the Fulfillment of Your Dreams by Deepak Chopra

You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay

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