COUNSELING RESOURES

RECOMMENDED BOOKS

COUNSELING
RESOURES

BOOKS BY TOPIC

ABUSE
  • Healing the Wounded Heart  |  Allender
  • Rid of my Disgrace  |   Holcomb
  • Not Marked  |  DeMuth
DATING
  • Boundaries in Dating  |  Cloud & Townsend
  • How to Avoid Falling in Love with A Jerk  |  Van Epp
  • Not Your Parents’ Marriage  |  Daley
  • When Sinners Say “I Do”  |  Harvey
PTSD
  • 8 Keys to Safe Trauma Recovery  |  Rothschild
  • The Body Keeps the Score  |  van der Kolk
ADDICTION
  • Beyond Codependence |  Beattie
  • Codependent No More  |  Beattie
  • Game Plan  |  Dallas
  • Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction  |  Laaser
  • Hunger for Healing  |  Miller
  • Life Recovery Bible and Workbook  |  Arterburn and Stoop
  • No Stones  |  Ferree
  • Out of the Shadows  |  Carnes
  • Seven Desires of the Heart  |  Laaser
  • Surfing for God  |  Cusick
  • Twelve Steps for Christians, Revised  |  RPI Publishers
EATING DISORDERS
  • Almost Anorexic  |  Thomas
  • Eating Disorders Anonymous  |  Anonymous
  • Fat and Furious  |  Hollis
  • Goodbye Ed, Hello Me  |  Schaefer
  • Life Without Ed  |  Schaefer
PURPOSE
  • Purpose Driven Life  |  Warren
  • Man’s Search for Meaning  |  Frankl
ADOLESCENCE
  • What to Do When You Worry Too Much  |  Huebner
  • What to Do When You Grumble Too Much  |  Huebner
  • What to Do When Mistakes Make You Quake  |  Huebner
  • What to Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck  |  Huebner
  • God Gave Us Heaven  |  Berger
  • When Someone Very Special Dies  |  Heegaard
FINANCES
  • Total Money Makeover  |  Ramsey
  • Master Your Money  |  Blue

SELF-INJURY
  • Bodily Harm  |  Hollander
AFFAIR RECOVERY
  • Created For Connection  |  Johnson &  Sanderfer
  • Healing Your Marriage When Trust Is Broken  |  Beall
  • Hope After Betrayal  |  Wilson
  • I’d Like You More If You Were More Like Me  |  Ortberg
  • Love Must be Tough  |  Dobson
  • The Meaning of Marriage  |  Keller
  • Not “Just Friends”  |  Glass
  • Shattered Vows  |  Laaser
  • You & Me Forever  |  Chan
GENDER IDENTITY
  • Desires in Conflict  |  Dallas
  • Homosexuality and the Christian  |  Yarhouse
  • Understanding Homosexuality: Perspective for the Living Church  | Glesne
  • God’s Grace and the Homosexual Next Door | Chambers
SPIRITUAL PRACTICES
  • My Utmost for His Highest  |  Chambers
  • Victory in Spiritual Warfare  |  Evans
  • The Spirit of the Disciplines |  Willard
ANXIETY
  • Anxiety Cure  |  Hart
  • Anxiety Gone  |  Hibbs
  • My Anxious Mind  |  Martinez/Tompkins
  • Overcoming Anxiety, Worry, & Fear  |  Jantz
MARRIAGE
  • Sacred Marriage  |  Thomas
  • Safe Haven Marriage  |  May
  • When Sinners Say ‘I do’  |  Harvey
  • Sheet Music  |  Leman
  • Created for Connection  |  Johnson & Sanderfer
  • I’d Like You More if You Were More Like Me  |  Ortberg
  • The Meaning of Marriage  |  Keller
  • You & Me Forever  |  Chan
TEENS
  • Yes, Your Teen’s Crazy!  |  Bradley
  • Boundaries with Teens  |  Townsend
BODY IMAGE
  • No Body’s Perfect  |  Kirberger (for pre-teens)
PARENTING
  • The ADHD Parenting Handbook  |  Alexander-Roberts
  • Attachment Connection  |  Newton
  • Grace-Based Parenting  |  Kimmel
  • Get Lost: Your Guide to Finding True Love  |  Gresh
  • Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child  |  Weissbluth
  • No Drama Discipline  |  Siegel & Byrson
  • Nurture the Nature  |  Gurian
  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk  |  Faber & Mazlish
  • Setting Boundaries with Your Adult Children  |  Bottke
  • The Smart Stepfamily  |  Deal
  • Your Defiant Child  |  Barkley & Benton
  • The Whole-Brain Child  |  Siegel & Bryson
CHRISTIANITY
  • Inside/Out  |  Crabb
  • More Than a Carpenter  |  McDowell
  • The Ragamuffin Gospel  |  Manning
PRAYER
  • Praying God’s Word  |  B. Moore
  • Circle Maker  |  Batterson
  • Prayer  |  Foster
  • Power of a Praying Wife  |  Omartian
  • Power of a Praying Husband  |  Omartian
  • Walking with God: How to Hear His Voice  |  Eldredge

BOOKS BY TOPIC

ABUSE
  • Healing the Wounded Heart  |  Allender
  • Rid of my Disgrace  |   Holcomb
  • Not Marked  |  DeMuth
ADDICTION
  • Codependent No More  |  Beattie
  • Game Plan  |  Dallas
  • Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction  |  Laaser
  • Hunger for Healing  |  Miller
  • Life Recovery Bible and Workbook  |  Arterburn and Stoop
  • Out of the Shadows  |  Carnes
  • Seven Desires of the Heart  |  Laaser
  • Surfing for God  |  Cusick
  • Twelve Steps for Christians, Revised  |  RPI Publishers
  • No Stones | Ferree
ADOLESCENCE
  • What to Do When You Worry Too Much  |  Huebner
  • What to Do When You Grumble Too Much  |  Huebner
  • What to Do When Mistakes Make You Quake  |  Huebner
  • What to Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck  |  Huebner
  • God Gave Us Heaven  |  Berger
  • When Someone Very Special Dies  |  Heegaard
AFFAIR RECOVERY
  • Created For Connection  |  Johnson &  Sanderfer
  • Healing Your Marriage When Trust Is Broken  |  Beall
  • Hope After Betrayal  |  Wilson
  • I’d Like You More If You Were More Like Me  |  Ortberg
  • Love Must be Tough  |  Dobson
  • The Meaning of Marriage  |  Keller
  • Not “Just Friends”  |  Glass
  • Shattered Vows  |  Laaser
  • You & Me Forever  |  Chan
ANXIETY
  • Anxiety Cure  |  Hart
  • Anxiety Gone  |  Hibbs
  • My Anxious Mind  |  Martinez/Tompkins
  • Overcoming Anxiety, Worry, & Fear  |  Jantz
BODY IMAGE
  • No Body’s Perfect  |  Kirberger (for pre-teens)
CHRISTIANITY
  • Inside/Out  |  Crabb
  • More Than a Carpenter  |  McDowell
  • The Ragamuffin Gospel  |  Manning
DATING
  • Boundaries in Dating  |  Cloud & Townsend
  • Boy Meets Girl, Say Hello to Courtship  |  Harris
  • How to Avoid Falling in Love with A Jerk  |  Van Epp
  • Not Your Parents’ Marriage  |  Daley
  • When Sinners Say “I Do”  |  Harvey
EATING DISORDERS
  • Almost Anorexic  |  Thomas
  • Eating Disorders Anonymous  |  Anonymous
  • Fat and Furious  |  Hollis
  • Goodbye Ed, Hello Me  |  Schaefer
  • Life Without Ed  |  Schaefer
FINANCES
  • Total Money Makeover  |  Ramsey
  • Master Your Money  |  Blue

GENDER IDENTITY
  • Desires in Conflict  |  Dallas
  • Homosexuality and the Christian  |  Yarhouse
  • Understanding Homosexuality: Perspective for the Living Church  | Glesne
  • God’s Grace and the Homosexual Next Door | Chambers
MARRIAGE
  • Sacred Marriage  |  Thomas
  • Safe Haven Marriage  |  May
  • When Sinners Say ‘I do’  |  Harvey
  • Sheet Music  |  Leman
  • Created for Connection  |  Johnson & Sanderfer
  • I’d Like You More if You Were More Like Me  |  Ortberg
  • The Meaning of Marriage  |  Keller
  • You & Me Forever  |  Chan
PARENTING
  • The ADHD Parenting Handbook  |  Alexander-Roberts
  • Attachment Connection  |  Newton
  • Grace-Based Parenting  |  Kimmel
  • Get Lost: Your Guide to Finding True Love  |  Gresh
  • Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child  |  Weissbluth
  • Nurture the Nature  |  Gurian
  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk  |  Faber & Mazlish
  • Setting Boundaries with Your Adult Children  |  Bottke
  • The Smart Stepfamily  |  Deal
  • Your Defiant Child  |  Barkley & Benton
  • The Whole-Brain Child  |  Siegel & Bryson
  • No Drama Discipline | Siegel & Byrson
PRAYER
  • Praying God’s Word  |  B. Moore
  • Circle Maker  |  Batterson
  • Prayer  |  Foster
  • Power of a Praying Wife  |  Omartian
  • Power of a Praying Husband  |  Omartian
  • Walking with God: How to Hear His Voice  |  Eldredge
PTSD
  • 8 Keys to Safe Trauma Recovery  |  Rothschild
  • The Body Keeps the Score  |  van der Kolk
PURPOSE
  • Purpose Driven Life  |  Warren
  • Man’s Search for Meaning  |  Frankl
SELF-INJURY
  • Bodily Harm  |  Hollander
SPIRITUAL PRACTICES
  • My Utmost for His Highest  |  Chambers
  • Victory in Spiritual Warfare  |  Evans
  • The Spirit of the Disciplines |  Willard
TEENS
  • Yes, Your Teen’s Crazy!  |  Bradley
  • Boundaries with Teens  |  Townsend