Bibliotherapy: Books Clients Have Found Helpful

November 3, 2013

There are so many books out there on the self-help shelves, that it’s often confusing for people to figure out which ones to read and which information to trust. Thanks to Dr. Michael D’Antonio, we now have a list of some of the best sources of information for those of you seeking books to help yourselves or those you care about.

The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. Bass, E. & Davis, L. (1988) New York: Harper & Row.

Too Good for Her Own Good.
Bepko, C. & Krestan, J. (1990) New York: Harper & Row.

Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction (Third Edition). Carnes, P. (2001) Hazeldon.

Couples & Money.
Collins, V. & Browne, S. (1997) Encino , CA: Gabriel Publications .

Allies in Healing: When the Person You Love Was Sexually Abused as a Child. Davis, L. (1991) HarperCollins.

Recovery: A Guide for Adult Children of Alcoholics.
Gravitz, H.L. & Bowden, J.D. (1987) New York: Simon & Shuster.

Victims No Longer: Men Recovering from Incest and Other Sexual Child Abuse. Lew, M. (1988) New York: Harper & Row.

Getting it Right the First Time: Creating a Healthy Marriage.
McCarthy, B. & McCarthy, E.J. (2004) New York: Brunner-Routledge.

Rekindling Desire: A Step-by-Step Program to Help Low-Sex and No-sex Marriages. McCarthy, B. & McCarthy, E.J. (2003) New York: Brunner-Routledge.

Relationship Rescue.
McGraw, P. (2000) New York: Hyperion.

Money Harmony: Resolving Conflicts in Your Life and Relationships. Mellon, O. (1994) New York: Walker.

Love is a Verb: How to Stop Analyzing Your Relationship and Start Making it Great. O’Hanlon, W. & Hudson, P. (1995) New York: Norton.

I Don’t Want to Talk about It: Overcoming the Secret Legacy of Male Depression. Real, T. (1997) New York: Schribner.

EMDR: The Breakthrough Eye Movement Therapy for Overcoming Anxiety, Stress and Trauma. Shapiro, F. & Forrest, M.S. (1998) New York: Basic.

After the Affair.
Spring, J.A. (1996) New York: HarperPerennial.

You Just Don’t Understand: Women and Men in Conversation.
Tannen, D. (1990) New York: Morrow.

The Five Love Languages of Children
Chapman, Gary (2012), Chicago: Northfield Publishing.

The Dance of Fear: Rising Above Anxiety, Fear and Shame to Be Your Best and Bravest Self
H.G. Lerner (2004), New York: Harper Collins.

How Can I Get Through To You
T. Real (2010), New York: Simon and Schuster.