Books And CDs

I have a number of books and CDs that my clients find useful. I would like to support our local Bakersfield book store,
Russo's Books, .  The recommendations are conveniently linked directly to their online book store.
You will also find a list of books listed under "Community Picks" which is a part of Russo's website allotted to my selections:


Outgrowing the Pain by Eliana Gil


Healing ADHD by Dr. Daniel Amen

Driven by DIstraction by Edward Hallowell

You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Crazy or Stupid by Kelly & Ramundo (Adult ADD / ADD)


After the Affair  by Janis A. Springs

How Can I Forgive You  by Janis A. Springs

Torn Asunder by Dave Carder

Torn Asunder Workbook


The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook by Edmund Bourne

Panic Attacks Workbook by David Carbonell

When Panic Attacks by David Burns


When I Say No, I Feel Guilty

Dealing With DIfficult People


Ten Days To Self Esteem by David Burns


Experiencing Grief by H. Norman Wright


Feeling Good (also has a workbook)
10 Days to Self Esteem
by David Burns

Depression for Dummies

An Unquiet Mind


The OCD Workbook by Hyman & Pedrick

Stop Obsessing by Wilson, Barlow and Foa


If I Have To Tell You One More Time by Amy McCready


101 Questions to Ask Before You Get Engaged  by H. Norman Wright

101 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Married by Linda and Charlie Bloom

Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Got Married by Gary Chapman


The PTSD Workbook by Williams, Poijula & Nurmi

The Post-Traumatic Stres Disorder Sourcebook


The Family Recovery Guide by Brown, Lewis with Andrew Liotta

Adult Children of Alcoholics Syndrome by Wayne Kristberg

Unchain Your Brain by Dr. Daniel Amen


Fighting For Your Marriage (Revised edition) by Markman, Stanley and Blumberg

The 5 Love Languages  by Gary Chapman

10 Lessons to Transform Your Marriage by John Gottman

Take Back Your Marrige by William J. Doherty

Getting the Love You Want  by Harville Hendrix

Married to Distraction by Sue and Edward Hallowell
-  How to restore intimacy & strengthen your partnership in an age of interruption

Close Calls by Dave Carder -  What adulterers want you to know about protecting your marriage

The Couple Check-up

The Re-marriage Check-up

Sexual Addiction

Out of the Shadows by Patrick Carnes

Facing the Shadow by Patrick Carnes

In the Shadows of the Net:  Breaking Free of Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior by Patrick Carnes

Caught in the Net  by Kimberly Young