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We are glad to provide a comprehensive reading list of books that may interest you.  Currently, the major reading topic areas that we cover below include Marriage and Family, Christian Counseling and Fruitful Living, Anger Management, Depression and Anxiety, Grief and Loss.

Marriage and Family Reading List

  • The Love Dare — by Stephen Kendrick
  • Torn Asunder: Recovering From Extramarital Affairs — by Dave Carder
  • Getting the Love you Want — by Harvelle Hendrix
  • The Five Love Languages: How to Express Heartfelt Commitment to Your Mate — by Gary Chapman
  • Boundaries — by Dr. Henry Cloud, Dr. John Townsend
  • Boundaries in Marriage — by Dr. Henry Cloud, Dr. John Townsend
  • Boundaries with Kids — by Dr. Henry Cloud, Dr. John Townsend, Lisa Guest
  • Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete, Authoritative Guide for Parents — by Russell A. Barkley
  • The Everything Toddler Book: From Controlling Tantrums to Potty Training, Practical Advice to Get You and Your Toddler Through the Formative Years — by Linda Sonna
  • Parenting Teens With Love & Logic: Preparing Adolescents for Responsible Adulthood — by Cline and Fay
  • The Five Love Languages of Children — by Gary Chapman & Ross Campbell, M.D.
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    Christian Counseling and Fruitful Living Reading List

  • The Purpose Driven Life — by Rick Warren
  • Wild at Heart — by John Eldredge
  • The Servant: A Simple Story About the True Essence of Leadership — by James C. Hunter
  • Power of a Praying Wife — by Stormie Omartian
  • Power of a Praying Husband — by Stormie Omartian
  • Power of a Praying Parent — by Stormie Omartian
  • Battfield of the Mind — by Joyce Meyer
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    Anger Management Reading List

  • The Anger Workbook — by Les Carter, Frank Minirth
  • The Anger Trap — by Les Carter
  • The Verbally Abusive Relationship — by Patricia Evans
  • Beyond Anger — by Thomas Harbin
  • It's My Life Now : Starting Over After an Abusive Relationship or Domestic Violence — by Meg Kennedy Dugan & Roger R. Hock
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    Depression and Anxiety Reading List

  • The Depression Workbook — by Mary Ellen Copeland & Matthew McKay
  • The Anxiety & Phobia Workbook — by Edmund J. Bourne
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    Grief and Loss Reading List

  • Don’t Take My Grief Away — by Doug Manning
  • Getting to The Other Side of Grief — by Susan J. Zonnebelt-Smeenge & Robert C. DeVries
  • The Mourning Handbook — by Helen Fitzgerald
  • How to Survive the Loss of a Child — by Catherine M. Sanders
  • How to Go On Living When Someone You Love Dies — by Therese A. Rando
  • A Decembered Grief — by Harold Ivan Smith
  • Recovering From Losses Of Life — by H. Norman Wright
  • Beyond Grief — by Carol Staudacher
  • Good Grief — by Granger Westberg
  • Widowed — by Dr. Joyce Brothers
  • But I Never Thought He’d Die — by Miriam Baker Nye
  • Learning to Say Goodbye When A Parent Dies — by Eda LeShan
  • Roses In December — by Marilyn Willett Heavilin
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    NOTE:  Please note that the above resource links are provided as a service by Living Life Counseling; however, Living Life Counseling does not endorse or recommend the use of any specific treatment that may be listed in these books. For guidance about any specific treatment  please consult your physician and/or mental health professional.

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