pilcrow bookshelf


A Mind at a Time, by Dr. Mel Levine

Addictive Thinking: Understanding Self-Deception, by Abraham Twerski

An Unchanged Mind: The Problem of Maturity in Adolescence, by Dr. John A. McKinnon, MD

Attachments: Why You Love, Feel and Act the Way You Do, by Tim Clinton

Attention Deficit Disorder: A Different Perception, by Thom Hartmann

Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction, by David Sheff

Beneath the Mask: Understanding Adopted Teens, by Riley & Meeks

Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No, by Ann Katherine

Boyhood & Beyond, by Bob Schultz

Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School, by John Medina

Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain, by Daniel Siegel

Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High, by Kerry Patterson & Joseph Grenny

Dibs in Search of Self, by Virginia Axline

Ecotherapy: Healing with Nature in Mind, edited by Linda Buzzell and Craig Chalquist

Emotional Intelligence,  by Daniel Goleman

For One More Day, by Mitch Albom

Get Out of Your Mind & Into Your Life: The New Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, by Stephen Hayes

How to Talk so Teens Will Listen and Listen so Teens Will Talk, by Adele Faber

How to Parent so Children Will Learn, by Sylvia Rimm

I Hate You--Don’t Leave Me: Understanding the Borderline Personality, by Jerold Kreisman & Hal Straus

Illusions, by Richard Bach

Love the Kid You Get. Get the Kid You Love, by David Altshuler

Not by Chance: How Parents Boost Their Teen’s Success In and After Treatment, by Tim R. Thayne, PhD

Parenting from the Inside Out:  How a Deeper Self Understanding Can Help You Raise Children Who Thrive, by Daniel Siegel, MD, and Mary Hartzell

Parenting with Love & Logic, by Foster Cline & Jim Fay

Parenting Your Emerging Adult: Launching Kids from 18 to 29, by Dr. Varda Konstan

Raising Lifelong Learners, by Lucy Calkins

Ready or Not: What Happens When We Treat Our Children as Adults, by Kay S. Hymowitz

Smart But Stuck: Emotions in Teens & Adults with ADHD, by Thomas Brown

The 5 Love Languages of Teenagers: The Secret to Loving Teens Effectively, by Gary Chapman

The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love that Lasts, by Gary Chapman

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families, by Stephen Covey

The Alchemist, by Paolo Coehlo

The Anatomy of Peace: Resolving the Heart of Conflict, by The Arbinger Institute

The Boarding School Survival Guide, by Justin Ross Muchnick

The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children, by Ross Greene

The Family Crucible:  The Intense Experience of Family Therapy, by Augustus Napier and Carl Whitaker

The Gifts of Imperfect Parenting: Raising Children with Courage, Compassion & Connection, by Brene Brown

The Happiness Trap: How to Stop Struggling & Start Living, by Russ Harris

The Journey of the Heroic Parent, by Brad M Reedy, PhD

The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 13th edition, by Imy Wax & Marybeth Kravets

The Language of Letting Go, by Melody Beattie

The Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder, by Richard Luov

The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Integration Dysfunction, by Carol Stock Kranowitz

The Parallel Process: Growing Alongside Your Adolescent or Young Adult Child in Treatment, by Krissy Pozatek, LICSW

The Price of Privilege, by Madeline Levine

The Primal Wound: Understanding the Adopted Child, by Nancy Newton Verrier

To Change a Mind: Parenting to Promote Maturity in Teenagers, by Dr. John A. McKinnon, MD

Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew, by Sherrie Eldridge

What Now? How Teen Therapeutic Programs Could Save Your Troubled Child, by Dr. Paul Case

Why Bright Kids Get Poor Grades, by Sylvia Rimm

Why Gender Matters: What Parents and Teachers Need to Know About the Emerging Science of Sex Differences, by Leonard Sax

Yes, Your Teen is Crazy! Loving Your Kid Without Losing Your Mind, by Michael Bradley