Books

For Children

General

“The Boy Who Didn’t Want to Feel Sad” by Rob Godblatt

“Breathe” by Scott Magoon

“The Way I Feel” by Janan Cain

“The Goodnight Caterpillar: A Children’s Relaxation Story” by Lori Lite

Trauma

“Healing Days: A Guide for Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma” by Susan Farber Straus

“Somebody Cares: A Guide for Kids Who Have Experienced Neglect”
by Susan Farber Straus

“The Invisible String” by Patrice Karst

“Ready to Remember: Jeremy’s Journey of Hope and Healing” by Robin Goodman, Danny Miller, Judith Cohen, and Christopher Major

“Maybe Days: A Book for Children in Foster Care” by Jennifer Wilgocki and Marcia Kahn Wright

“A Terrible Thing Happened” by Margaret Holmes and Sasha Mudlaff

Anxiety

“Wilma Jean the Worry Machine” by Julia Cook

“Is a Worry Worrying You” by Ferida Wolff and Harriet May Savitz

“What to o When You Worry Too Much: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety” by Dawn Huebner

“Mommy in My Pocket” by Carol Hunt Senderak

“The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes” by Mark Pett

Obessessive-Compulsive Disorder

“What to Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming OCD” by Dawn Huebner

Disruptive Behaviors

“The Chocolate Covered Cookie Tantrum” by Deborah Blumenthal

“I Don’t Like the Sound of No” by Julia Cook

“When Sophie Gets Angry – Really, Really Angry” by Molly Bang

“When I Feel Angry” by Cornelia Maude Spelman

Learning Disabilities

“The Higgledy-Piggledy Pigeon: A Kids Book about How a Pigeon with Dyslexia Discovers that Learning Difficulties are Not Learning Disabilities” by Don M. Winn

Autism Spectrum Disorder

“I See Things Differently: A First Look at Autism” by Pat Thomas

“My Brother Charlie” by Holly Robinson Peete and Ryan Elizabeth Peete

For Teens

General

“Yes, Your Parents are Crazy!: A Teen Survival Guide” by Michael J. Bradley

Trauma

“How Long Does It Hurt?: A Guide to Recovering from Incest and Sexual Abuse for Teenagers, Their Friends, and Their Families” by Cynthia Mather

“The Me Nobody Knows: A Guide for Teen Survivors” by Baraba Bean

“Invisible Girls: The Truth about Sexual Abuse” by Patti Feuereisen

Anxiety

“My Anxious Mind: A Teen’s Guide to Managing Anxiety and Panic” by Michael A. Tompkins and Katherine A. Martinez

“101 Ways to Conquer Teen Anxiety: Simple Tips, Techniques and Strategies for Overcoming Anxiety, Worry and Panic Attacks” by Thomas McDonagh and Jon Patrick Hatcher

“What You Must Think of Me: A Firsthand Account of One Teenager’s Experience with Social Anxiety Disorder” by Emily Ford, Michael Liebowitz, and Linda Wasmer Andrews

Obessessive-Compulsive Disorder

“Talking Back to OCD: The Program that Helps Kids and Teens Say ‘No Way’ – and Parents Say ‘Way to Go’”

Mood Disorders

“Don’t Let Your Emotions Run Your Life for Teens: Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills for Helping You Manage Mood Swings, Control Angry Outbursts, and Get Along with Others” by Sheri Van Dijk

Learning Disabilities

“Learning Disabilities: The Ultimate Teen Guide (It Happened to Me)” by Penny Hutchins Paquette and Cheryl Geron Tuttle

 Autism Spectrum Disorder

“Same But Different: Teen Life on the Autism Express” by Holly Robinson Peete, Ryan Elizabeth Peete and RJ Peete

For Parents/Caregivers

General

“Your Adolescent: Emotional, Behavioral, and Cognitive Development from Early Adolescence through the Teen Years” by Pruitt David

“Kids in the Syndrome Mix of ADHD, LD, Autism Spectrum, Tourette’s, Anxiety, and More!: The One-Stop Guide for Parents, Teachers and Other Professionals” by Martin L. Kutscher and Tony Attwood

Trauma

“Children and Trauma: A Guide for Parents and Professionals” by Cynthia Monahon

“Helping Your Child Recover from Sexual Abuse” by Caren Adams and Jennifer J. Fay

Anxiety

“Helping Your Anxious Child” by Ronald Rapee, Ann Wignall, Susan Spence, Heidi Lyneham, and Vanessa Cobham

“If Your Adolescent Has an Anxiety Disorder: An Essential Resource for Parents” by Edna B. Foa and Linda Wasmer Andrews

“Helping Your Child Overcome Separation Anxiety or School Refusal” by Andrew R. Eisen, Linda B. Engler, and Joshua Sparrow

Mood Disorders

“Parent Handbook on Childhood and Teen Depression” by Erika’s Lighthouse

“Raising a Moody Child: How to Cope with Depression and Bipolar Disorder” by Mary Fristad and Jill Goldberg Arnold

“The Childhood Bipolar Disorder Answer Book: Practical Answers to the Top 300 Questions Parents Ask” by Tracy Anglada and Sheryl Hakala

Disruptive Behaviors

“Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete, Authorative Guide for Parents” by Russell Barkley

“Your Defiant Child: 8 Steps to Better Behavior” by Russell Barkley

“Your Defiant Teen: 10 Steps to Resolve Conflict and Rebuild Your Relationship” by Russell Barkley

“Parenting the Strong Willed Child” by Rex Rorehand and Nicholas Long

Learning Disabilities

“The Misunderstood Child: Understanding and Coping with Your Child’s Learning Disabilities” by Larry Silver

Autism Spectrum Disorder

“Adolescents on the Autism Spectrum: A Parent’s Guide to the Cognitive, Social, Physical, and Transition Needs of Teenagers with Autism Spectrum Disorders” by Chantal Sicile-Kira

Borderline Personality Disorder

“Borderline Personality Disorder in Adolescents: What to do When Your Teen has BPD: A Complete Guide for Families” by Blaise A. Aguirre.

“I Hate You – Don’t Leave Me: Understanding the Borderline Personality” by Jerold J. Kreisman and Hal Straus