Books I Recommend

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Sometimes it's helpful to have books to read to reinforce what you're learning in therapy. Or maybe you're just into self-study. Check out my recommended books for more information on developing healthy relationships with yourself and others!

I'll do my best to add to this list as often as possible, but feel free to check out my shop for updates.

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Relationships & Sex

Us: Getting Past You and Me to Build a More Loving Relationship by Terrence Real

Hold Me Tight by Sue Johnson

Come As You Are by Emily Nagoski

The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity by Esther Perel

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

Eight Dates by John Gottman, Julie Schwartz Gottman, Rachel Carlton Abrams, and Doug Abrams

Loving Bravely by Alexandra Solomon

The High-Conflict Couple by Alan Fruzzetti

How to Improve Your Marriage Without Talking About It by Patricia Love and Steven Stosny


The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van Der Kolk

Baffled By Love: Stories of the Lasting Impact of Childhood Trauma Inflicted by Loved Ones by Laurie Kahn

No Bad Parts by Richard Schwartz

Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents by Lindsay C. Gibson

Self-Awareness, Emotions, & Boundaries

Untamed by Glennon Doyle

Self-Compassion by Kristin Neff

Daring Greatly by Brené Brown

Rising Strong by Brené Brown

Atlas of the Heart by Brené Brown

Needing to Know For Sure by Sally M. Winston and Martin N. Seif

The Dance of Anger by Harriet Lerner


Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron

Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott

Embrace Your Weird by Felicia Day

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