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Recommended Resources:

For Couples:

Take Back Your Marriage (2nd Edition). by William J Doherty

First Comes Us: The Busy Couple's Guide to Lasting Love by Anita A. Chilipala

The Meaning of Marriage by Tim Keller

Marriage Rules: A Manual for the Married and the Coupled Up by Harriet Lerner

Fighting for Your Marriage by Howard Markman, Scott Stanley & Susan Blumberg

Sacred Marriage by Gary Thomas

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work by John Gottman & Nan Silver

The DNA of Relationships for Couples by Greg Smalley & Robert Paul

The Marriage You've Always Dreamed Of by Greg Smalley

Fight Your Way to A Better Marriage by Greg Smalley

The Truth About Love by Patricia Love

How to Improve Your Marriage Without Talking About It by P. Love & S. Stosny

The Five Love Languages by Gary Chapman

Staying Together When An Affair Tears You Apart by Stephen Judah

How to Act Right When Your Spouse Acts Wrong by Leslie Vernick

Unclaimed Baggage by Don & Jan Frank

How We Loveby Milan & Kay Yerkovich

Wired for Loveby Stan Tatkin

Website about Affairs-

What Happened To You? Conversations on Trauma, Resilience and Healing by Dr. Bruce Perry and Oprah Winfrey. 

About Abuse:

Violence Among Us by Paula Silva and Brenda Branson

The Emotionally Destructive Relationship by Leslie Vernick

The Emotionally Destructive Marriage by Leslie Vernick

Focus Ministries Website

Leslie Vernick's Website

Personal Growth:


Adult Children of Addictions:

Grief and Loss:

A Grace Disguised: How the Soul Grows Through Loss by Gerald Sittser

Tear Soup by Pat Schwiebert

Grief by H. Norman Wright

I t's OK That You're Not OK by Megan Devine

Grief One Day At A Time by Alan D. Wolfelt

The Griefwork Companion by Fran Zamore and Ester R.A. Leutenberg


Forgive and Forget by Lewis Smedes

Forgiving and Reconciling by Everett Worthington

For Women:


Sexual Abuse:

On the Threshold of Hope by Diane Langberg


When Life Goes Dark by Richard Winter

Depression Is Contagious by Michael Yapko

Shades of Life: A Novel by Sharon Garlough Brown


The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook by Edmund Bourne

Overcoming Anxiety, Worry and Fearby Gregory Jantz & Ann McMurray

For Teens:


Crazy Timeby Abigail Trafford

Getting Past Your Breakup by Susan J Elliott

Rebuilding: When Your Relationship Ends by Bruce Fisher and Robert Alberti

For Therapists:

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