Books for Individuals

Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu, The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World

Brown, Brene, Ph.D., The Gifts of Imperfection.

Brown, Brene, PhD., Braving the Wilderness

Chodren, Pema, When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times

Frankl, Viktor, Man’s Search for Meaning

Hone, Lucy, Ph.D., Resilient Grieving: Finding Strength and Embracing Life After a Loss That Changes Everything

Meg Jay, PhD., The Defining Decade: Why your twneties matter-and how to make the most of them now

Mellody, Pia, Facing Codependence

Neff, Kristin, Ph.D., Self-Compassion:  The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself.

Schwartz, Jon & Brennan, Bill, There’s a Part of Me.

Tatkin, Stan, Wired for Dating.

Van Der Kolk, Bessel, The Body Keeps the Score

Yapko, Michael, Ph.D., Keys to Unlocking Depression

Books for Parents

Jordan, Tim, Sleeping Beauties, Awakened Women: Guiding the Transformation of Adolescent Girls

Pollack, William, Real Boys:  Rescuing Our Sons From the Myths of Boyhood

Steinberg, Laurence, Age of Opportunity:  Lessons From the New Science of Adolescence

Wiseman, Rosalind, Queen Bees, Wannabes:  Helping your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip,   Boyfriend, and the New Realities of Girl World

Books for Parents of non-binary children:

Erikson, Telaina, Unconditional: A Guide to Loving and Supporting Your LGBTQ Child

Owen-Reid, Dannielle & Russo, Kristin, This is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids