Books We ❤️

Books We Love


  1. The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma Paperback – September 8, 2015 
  2. Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break … 
  3. Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche Paperback
  4. What Happened to You? Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing by Bruce Perry and Oprah Winfrey
  5. It Didn’t Start with You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How to End the Cycle Paperback – Illustrated, April 25, 2017
  6. The Power of Vulnerability: Teachings on Authenticity, Connection and Courage Loose Leaf by Brene Brown
  7. The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are by Brené Brown 
  8. The Body Is Not an Apology, Second Edition: The Power of Radical Self-Love by Sonya Renee Taylor 
  9. Present Over Perfect: Leaving Behind Frantic for a Simpler, More Soulful Way of Living By Shauna Niequist
  10.  Unwinding Anxiety by  Judson Brewer



  1. Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child, 5th Edition: A New Step-by-Step Guide for a Good Night’s Sleep by Marc Weissbluth M.D. 
  2. 1-2-3 Magic: Gentle 3-Step Child & Toddler Discipline for Calm, Effective, and Happy Parenting (An Interactive Guide for Raising Strong-Willed Children) by Thomas Phelan Ph.D. 
  3. The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder (The Out-of-Sync Child Series) Part of: The Out-of-Sync Child Series (3 Books)  | by Carol Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller
  4. How To Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk (The How To Talk Series) Part of: The How To Talk (4 Books)  by Adele Faber 
  5. The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind by Daniel J. Siegel 
  6. The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed Paperback – by Jessica Lahey 
  7. Parenting from the Inside Out: How a Deeper Self-Understanding Can Help You Raise Children Who Thrive: 10th Anniversary Edition Paperback – by Daniel J. Siegel 
  8. The Teenage Brain:  A Neuroscientist’s Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults by Amy Ellis Nutt and Frances E. Jensen
  9. Raising Good Humans by Hunter Clarke-Fields


Teen Books

  1. Celebrate Your Body (and Its Changes, Too!): The Ultimate Puberty Book for Girls (Celebrate You, by Sonya Renee Taylor 
  2. All the Feels for Teens:  The Good, the Not-So-Good and the Utterly Confusing by Elizabeth Thompson
  3. I Would, But My Damn Mind won’t let me!  By Jacqui Letran
  4. After a Suicide: Young People Speak Up, by Susan Kuklin
  5. Harbor Me by Jacqueline Woodson from Brain Lair Books
  6. Fire in My Heart, Ice In My Veins:  A Journal for Teenager Experiencing A Loss, by enid Samuel Traisman
  7. When Nothing Matters Anymore:  A survival Guide for Depressed Teens by Bev Cobain R.N.C
  8. The Grieving Teen:  A Guide For Teenagers and Their Friends, by Helen Fitzgerald


Children’s Books

  1. The Boy with the Big Big Feelings by Britney Winn Lee
  2. I Am Enough by Grace Byers
  3. Breath like a Bear by Kira Willey
  4. When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death by Laurie Krasny Brown and Marc Brown 
  5. I Miss You: a First Look at Death by Pat Thomas
  6. The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family by Ibtihaj Muhammad with S.K. Ali
  7. The Invisible String by Patrice Karst and illustrated by Joanne Lew-Vriethoff 
  8. A Very Touching Book…for Little People and for Big People by Jan Hindman
  9. Grumpy Monkey by Suzanne Lang
  10. Skin Like Mine by La Tashia M. Perry
  11. I Can Do Hard Things: Mindful Affirmations for Kids by Gabi Garcia