General Recommended Bibliography

General Recommended Bibliography

ADOPTION

Raising Adopted Children; Melina, Lois
The Psychology of Adoption; Brodizinsky, David
Keys to Parenting an Adopted Child; Lancaster, Kathy

ANGER

Taming the Dragon in Your Child; Eastman & Rozen

ATTENTION

Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete Authoritative Guide for Parentds, 3rd Edition; Russel Barkley, Ph.D.
Smart But Scattered: The Revolutionary Executive Skills Approach to Helping Kids Reach Their Potential; Peg Dawson and Richard Guare
The Organized Student: Teaching Children the Skills for Success in School and Beyond; Donna Goldberg and Jennifer Zwiebel

AUTISM/ASPERGER’S

Keys to Parenting Your Child with Autism; Brill, Marlene
The Oasis Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome; Romanowski-Bashe, Patricia & Kirby, Barbara
Asperger’s Syndrome & Your Child; Powers, Michael D. & Poland, Janet
Parenting Your Aperger Child; Sohn, Alan and Grayson, Cathy
Freaks, Geeks & Asperger’s Syndrome; Jackson, Luke
Facing Autism, Hamilton, Lynn M.
Asperger’s Syndrome, Attwood, Tony
All About My Brother, Peralta, Sarah
Overcoming Autism, Koegel, Lynn
Autism Spectrum Disorders in Adolescents and Young Adults, Tincani, Matt & Bondy, Andy
Our Journey Through High Functioning Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome, Andron, L.
A Parents Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder , Ozonoff, Dawson, & McPartland
1001 Great Ideas For Teaching and Raising Children With Autism Or Aspergers, Notbohm & Zysk
Successful Inclusion For Students With Autism: Creating a Complete, Effective ASD Inclusion Program, Da Boer, Sonja
Asperger Syndrome and Difficult Moments: Practical Solutions for Tantrums, Rage, and Meltdowns, Smith-Myles, Brenda & Southwick, Jack
Look Me In The Eye, Elder Robinson, John (1st person account)
Be Different: My Adventures With Asperger’s and My Advice for Fellow Aspergians, Misfits, Families, and Teachers, Elder Robinson, John (1st person account)
The Survival Guide for Kids with Autism and Their Parents, Verdick, Elizabeth & Reeeve, Elizabeth
Asperger’s What Does It Mean to Me?: A Workbook Explaining Self Awareness and Life Lessons to the Child or Youth with High Functioning Autism or Asperger’s, Faherty, Catherine
Asperger’s Syndrome: The Universe and Everything, Hall, Kenneth

BIPOLAR

Survival Strategies for Parenting Children with Bipolar Disorder, Lynn, George T.
The Ups and Downs of Raising a Bipolar Child, Lederman, Judith and Fink, Candida M.D.
Bipolar 101 White, Ph.D., MPH, MSW, Ruth C. and Preston, John D., Psy.D., ABPP

CENTRAL AUDITORY PROCESSING DEFICIT

When The Brain Can’t Hear: Unraveling the Mystery of Auditory Processing Disorder;
Bellis, Teri James

DIVORCE

Helping Your Child through Your Divorce; Brenenfield, Florence
The Divorce Handbook; Friedman, James

GENERAL CHILDREARING

John Rosemont’s New Parent Power/Parents in Charge; Chidekel, Ph.D. Diana
Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child; Gottman, Ph.D., John
Your Child; American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

PARENTING

The Strong-Willed Child; Dobson
Ending the Homework Hassle; Rosemond, John
Raising a Responsible Child; Dinkmeyer, Don & McKay, Gary
How to Discipline with Love; Dobson, Fitzhugh
The Difficult Child; Turecki, Stanley
The Six Point Plan for Raising a Responsible Child; Rosemond, John
Overcoming Underachievement; Peters, Dr. Ruth
Parenting your Out of Control Teenager; Sells, Scott P.
Keys to Parenting your Anxious Child; Manassis, Dr. K.
Setting Limits with your Strong Willed Child; Mackenzie, Ph.D., Robert (good quotes for a parent to use)
1-2-3-Magic; Phelan, Ph.D., Thomas
Laying Down the Law; Peters, Dr. Ruth
Anxiety Free Kids; Bonnie Zucker, Psy.D.
Helping Your Anxious Child Second Edition; Ronald M. Rapee, Ph.D., Ann Wignall, D. Psych, Susan H. Spence, Ph.D., Vanessa Cobham, Ph.D., & Heidi Lyneham, Ph.D.

OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER

Stop Obsessing: How to Overcome your Obsessions and Compulsions; Foa, Ph.D., Edna and Wilson, Ph.D., Reid
Freeing Your Child From Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder; Chansky, Ph.D., Tamar
Brain Lock: Free Yourself from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder; Schwartz, M.D., Jeffrey M.

READING DIFFICULTIES

Overcoming Dyslexia; Sally Shaywitz, M.D.
Parenting A Struggling Reader; Susan Hall and Louisa Moats

TEENS

Understanding Your Teenager’s Depression; McCoy, Kathleen
Field Guide to the American Teenager; Riera, Michael & Prisco, Jos
Positive Discipline for Teenagers; Nelson, Ed.D., Jane & Lott, MA, Lynn
Your Adolescent; American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Barron’s SAT 29th Edition; Sharon Weiner Green, M.A., Ira Wolf, Ph.D., & Brian W. Stewart, M.Ed.