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Suggested Books and Websites



Mindfulness and somatic work 

Eastern Body Western Mind by Anodea Judith

Trauma Sensitive Yoga by David Emmerson

Healing Trauma Through Yoga by David Emmerson

Mindsight by Daniel Siegel 

Daniel Siegel's website

Waking the Tiger by Peter Levine

Trauma REcovery 

                                                                         The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van Der Kolk

                                                                    The Allender Center Website


Sexual abuse recovery

 

The Wounded Heart by Dan Allender

Healing the Wounded Heart by Dan Allender

Sexual Anorexia by Patrick Carnes


Marriage and relationship resources 

Passionate Marriage by David Morris Schnarch 

Intimate Allies by Dan Allender and Tremper Longman III

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

A General Theory of Love by Thomas Lewis

The Gottman Institute website


Family of origin Material  

Understanding the Borderline Mother by Christine Ann Lawson

It Didn't Start With You by Mark Wolynn


Faith based support 

66 Love Letters: A Conversation With God That Invites You Into His Story by Larry Crabb

To Be Told by Dan Allender

Sex, God, and the Conservative Church by Tina Schermer Sellers 


Psychotherapy 

Miscellaneous 

Loves Executioner, and Other Tales of Psychotherapy by Irvin D. Yalom 

Crazy like Us: Globalization of the American Psyche by Ethan Watters 

On Becoming a Person: A Psychotherapists View of Psychotherapy by Carl Rogers