Resources

BOOKS AND OTHER RESOURCES

Marriage and Relationship
Gottman, John M. & Gottman, Julie Schwartz.  10 Lessons to Transform Your Marriage.
Gottman, John & Silver, Nan.  The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work.
Gottman, John.  The Relationship Cure:  A 5 Step Guide to Strengthening Your Marriage, Family and Friendships.

Affection and Sexual Intimacy
Perel, Esther.  Mating in Captivity:  Reconciling the Erotic and the Domestic.
Gottman, John.   Gott Sex?  Sexual Satisfaction Starts Here. Visit website: www.gottsex.com

Parenting
Gottman, John, Declaire, Joan and Goleman, Daniel.  The Heart of Parenting:  Raising An Emotionally Intelligent Child.
Gottman, John and Gottman, Julie Schwartz.  And Baby Makes Three:  The Six-Step Plan for Preserving Marital Intimacy and Rekindling Romance After Baby Arrives.

Co-Dependence
Beattie, Melody.  Codependent No More & Beyond Codependency.

Spirituality
Brown, Brene.  The Gifts of Imperfection:  Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed To be and Embrace Who You Are.
Williamson, Marianne.  A Return To Love:  Reflections on The Principles of A Course In Miracles.
Course in Miracles Society.  A Course In Miracles, Original Edition.

Forgiveness
Luskin, Frederic.  Forgive for Good.
Luskin, Frederic.  Forgive for Love:  The Missing Ingredient for a Healthy and Lasting Relationship.

Grief and Loss
James, John W. & Friedman, Russell.  The Grief Recovery Handbook:  The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce and Other Losses Including Health, Career and Faith.

Post-traumatic Recovery
Levine, Peter.  Walking The Tiger:  Healing Trauma.

Affair Recovery
Spring, Janis Abrahms.  After The Affair:  Healing the Pain and Rebuilding Trust When a Partner Has Been Unfaithful.
MacDonald, Linda J.  How to Help Your Spouse Heal From Your Affair:  A Compact Manual for the Unfaithful.
Lusterman, Don-David.   Infidelity:  A Survival Guide.

Separation and Divorce
Kirshenbaum, Mira.  Too Good to Leave, Too Bad to Stay:  A Step-by-Step Guide to Help You Decide Whether to Stay In or Get Out of Your Relationship.
Marshall, Bethany.  Deal Breakers:  When to Work on a Relationship and When to Walk Away.

Mind-Body Connections
Brizendine, Louann.  The Female Brain.
Brizendine, Louann.  The Male Brain.
Goleman, Daniel.  Emotional Intelligence:  Why It Can Matter More Than IQ.
Goleman, Daniel.  Social Intelligence:  The New Science of Human Relationships.
Hanson, Rick & Mendius, Richard.  Buddha’s Brain:  The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love and Wisdom.
Schwartz, Jeffrey & Begley, Sharon.  The Mind and the Brain:  Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force.