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Resources

RECOMMENDED SELF-HELP BOOKS

SELF, PARTS AND SYSTEMS THEORY:
Robert Bly (1988) A Little Book On The Human Shadow
Richard C. Schwartz (1995), Internal Family Systems Therapy
Barbera, Mona. (2008). Bring Yourself to Love: A Guide for Couples. Boston,
MA: Dos Monos Press.
Schwartz, R. (2008). You Are The One You’ve Been Waiting For: Bringing
Courageous Love to Intimate Relationships. Trailheads Publishing: Illinois
Steege, Mary (2010) The Spirit-Led Life: A Christian Encounter with Internal
Family Systems:
Printed in the United States ISBN 1453619119
Real, Terrence. How Can I Get Through To You? Closing the Intimacy Gap
Between Men and Women. (2002) Fireside, New York, NY

SELF HELP:
Robert E. Alberti & Michael L. Emmons (2001), Your Perfect Right: Assertiveness and Equality in Your Life and Relationships.
“…we also have a forgiving self that is not compliant or fake, but rather the strongest, most loving part of who we are”.
Martha Beck, (2001), Finding your own North Star claiming the life that you were meant to live
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (1998), Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement in Everyday Life.
Robert Karen, Ph.D (2001), The Forgiving Self

SPIRITUAL:
Pema Chodron (1997), When Things Fall Apart.
Sue Monk Kidd (1990) When the Heart Waits
Elizabeth Lesser (2005), Broken Open. How Difficult Times Can Help Us to Grow.
Henri J.M. Nouwen (1994), The Return of The Prodigal Son.
Joel Rothschild (2001) Signals, An Inspiring Story of Life After Life
Don Miguel Ruiz (1997) The Four Agreements.
Walter Starcke (2004), The Third Appearance.

TRAUMA:
Tian Dayton, Ph.D. (2000), Trauma and Addiction
Ending the cycle of pain through emotional literacy

Goulding, RA and Schwartz, RC (2002).
The Mosaic Mind: Empowering the Tormented Selves of Child Abuse Survivors,
Oak Park: Trailheads Publications.

NEUROBIOLOGY:
The Developing Mind: Toward a Neurobiology of Interpersonal Experience
Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. 1999 Publisher: Guilford Publications,
Inc. ISBN-13: 9781572304536

 

FOR A THERAPIST BY PHONE:
Jeanette Rodriguez, Ph.D
Jeanett Rodriguez, Ph.D, MFT
Jeanette Rodriguez, Ph.D., is a theologian, teacher, clinician, and author. She is a well-known speaker on issues of culture, identity, gender, and justice. While a “Shaman” at heart, her spirituality is well grounded in the wisdom of the ancient mystics. She currently chairs the Religious Studies Department at Seattle University and holds a license in Marriage and Family counseling in the states of Washington and California. She is a bi-lingual, bi-cultural, and bicognitive psychospiritual therapist. Two of her more well-known books are Our Lady of Guadalupe, and Cultural Memory: Resistance, Faith, and Identity.
call: 206-310-7487
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Linda Joy Myers, Ph.D., MFT

Linda Joy Myers, Ph.D., has been a therapist in Berkeley, California for 31 years. She received advanced training in family and couple work at the California School of Marital and Family Therapy, and has many years of experiences working with the human condition. Her philosophy of the work is to bring consciousness and full choice to everyday life, where we have the opportunity to find happiness anew, no matter what the past has been. Linda helps people with relationship problems, creativity, finding a voice, and healing past emotional, physical, and sexual abuse. When the Shadow of trauma and abuse is lifted, the person is freed to encounter the Now.She has been a supervisor, trainer, and core faculty member at John F. Kennedy University. Linda is the author of The Power of Memoir—How to Write Your Healing Story, her memoir Don’t Call Me Mother, andBecoming Whole: Writing Your Healing Story. As President of the National Association of Memoir Writers, Linda offers support, online writing workshops, and coaching and editing services. Research shows that writing helps us to a new layer of Self and healing, and sorts out the different parts and voices that clamor for our attention. Writing—whether through journaling or stories, silences the noise, and helps the writer emerge into the light of self-awareness.

Linda offers phone consultations on creativity, personal development, and counseling.

For more information, please write lindajoy@namw.org, or follow her blog at http://www.MemoriesandMemoirs.com or on Twitter @MemoirGuru.

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