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Reading List & Links

(Continually updated)


Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain

Daniel J. Siegel MD

Kids in the Syndrome Mix of ADHD, LD, Autism Spectrum, Tourette's, Anxiety, and More!

Kutscher, MD, Attwood, Phd, & Wolff, MD

I Am an Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World

Eve Ensler

This Boy's Life: A Memoir

Tobias Wolff

Babies, Family, Parenting

What to Expect (Series)

Eisenberg, Murkoff, and Hathaway

Secrets of the Baby Whisperer

Tracy Hogg

Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child

Marc Weissbluth

The No-Cry Discipline Solution

Elizabeth Pantley

Caring for your Baby and Young Child

Steven Shelov

Naturally Healthy Babies and Children

Aviva Jill Romm

The Baby Book


Interpersonal World of the Infant


The Girlfriends' Guide (Series)

Vicki Iovine

The Nursing Mother's Companion

Kathleen Huggins

Your (age)-Year-Old (Series)

Louise Bates Ames

The Drama of the Gifted Child

Alice Miller

Social Intelligence


Playground Politics


The Challenging Child


The Complete Guide to Asperger's Sydrome

Tony Attwood

Parenting From the Inside Out

Siegel and Hartzell

The Blessing of a Skinned Knee

Wendy Mogel

The Explosive Child

Ross W. Greene

Siblings Without Rivalry

Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

Links for Parenting Advice:

Brain Injury, Traumatic

Clinical Studies in Neuro-psychoanalysis: Introduction to a Depth Neuropsychology

Kaplan-solms & Solms

Child Abuse, sexual

The Courage to Heal

Bass and Davis

Divorce, for Children

Dinosaur's Divorce


Eating Disorders

Overcoming Overeating

Munter and Hirschmann

Jungian, Women

The Heroine's Journey


Women Who Run With the Wolves

Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Goddesses in Everywoman


Jungian, General

The Mythic Journey

Greene and Sharman-Burke


The Grieving Child: A Parent's Guide

Helen Fitzgerald

Bereaved Children and Teens

Earl Grollma

The Three Birds

Marinus van den Berg, (for 3-8 year olds on loss of loved ones)

Loss that is Forever: The Lifelong Impact of the Early Death of a Mother or Father


Link for Childhood Bereavement:

Essential Papers on Object Loss


Multicultural Issues

Documentary: The Human Family Tree

National Geographic

Documentary: Promises

Memoirs/Multicultural Novels:

A Feather on the Breath of God

Sigrid Nunez

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

Lisa See

Object Relations, Clinical

Analytic Attitude


Interpersonal World of the Infant


Depth Oriented Brief Therapy

Ecker and Hulley

Object Relations: Books by Mary Ainsworth, D.W. Winnicott, Anna Freud, Melanie Klein, John Bowlby, Fairbarin, Balint, Bion

Object Relations in Psychoanalytic Theory

Greenberg and Mitchell

Object Relations Couple Therapy

Scharff and Scharff

On Bearing Unbearable States of Mind


The Oedipus Complex Today

Britton, Feldman, O'Shaughnessy

Autonomy and Rigid Character


Neurotic Styles


Learning from the Patient


Psychoanalytic Diagnosis


Psychoanalytic Case Formulation


Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy


The Crowded Bed

Bobes and Rothman

Doing Child & Adolescent Pscyhotherapy


Second Thoughts


Organizational/Industrial Psychology

Working with Emotional Intelligence

Daniel Goleman

Pregnancy, Postpartum

The Girlfriends' Guide (Series)

Vicki Iovine

The Natural Pregnancy Book

Aviva Jill Romm

Natural Health after Birth

Aviva Jill Romm

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