The resources on this page are organized by the following topics:

Books Written for Children and Teens

  • Feelings by Aliki Brandenberg. (1984). New York: William Morrow & Co., Inc. [ages 3-5]
  • Starbright-Meditations for Children by Maureen Garth. (1991). San Francisco: Harper San Francisco. [ages 5-10]
  • The Care and Keeping of Friends. American Girl Library. (1996). Middleton, Wisconsin: Pleasant Company Publications. [ages 6-16]
  • It’s Perfectly Normal by Robie H. Harris. (1998). Cambridge, Massachusetts:Candlewick Press. [ages 8-17]


Gender Affirming Organizations and Services

Other Resources

Parenting Booklist

  • Love and Power in the Stepfamily-A Practical Guide by Jamie K. Keshet (1987). New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company
  • Raising Good Children: From Birth to the Teenage Years by Thomas Lickona. (1983). New York: Bantam Books.
  • Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls by Mary Pipher. (1995). New York: Ballantine Books.
  • The Shelter of Each Other by Mary Pipher. (1996). New York: Ballantine Books.
  • Parenting by Heart by Dr. Ron Taffel. (1991). Reading, Massachusetts: Perseus Books.

Resources for the Elderly and Their Families

Relationship and Marriage

  • The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work by John M. Gottman, Ph.D. and Nan Silver. (harmony). Revised edition, 2015. 320 pages.
  • I’m O.K.-You’re O.K. by Thomas a. Harris, M.D. (Harper Perennial). Reprinted 2004. 320 Pages
  • Hold me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love by Dr. Sue Johnson. Little, (Brown and Company). First ed., 2008. 300 Pages
  • 101 Things I Wish I knew When I Got Married by Linda and Charlie Bloom. New World Library, Novato, California: 2004.
  • When Anger Hurts Your Relationship by Kim Paleg, Ph.D. and Matthew Mckay, Ph.D. (New Harbinger Publications), 2001, 137 Pages

Depression, Anxiety and Stress Management

  • The Anxiety & Phobia Workbook, by Edmund Bourne, Ph.D. (new Harbinger Publications). Revised Ed. 2015.
  • The Feeling Good Handbook , by David d. Burns, M.D.( Plume). Revised ed. 1999. 768 Pages