The following resources and links are listed to provide you with additional information.


  • The 8 Essential Traits of Couples Who Thriveby Susan Page
    A practical, easy to read guide on how to make any relationship better.
  • Hold Me Tight, by Sue Johnson
    A book about Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy. Very useful for anyone struggling in an intimate relationship.
  • Guide To Getting It On! by Paul Joannides
    A fun and informative book about sex.


  • A Burning Desire by Kevin Griffin
    Recovery understood from a Buddhist perspective. Also for those who consider themselves agnostic or atheist. An alternative to AA and a way to work the steps differently.
  • Women, Food, and God by Geneen Roth
    A guide to looking at and understanding a troubled relationship with food.
    Alternative (not AA) resource and community for those struggling with addiction.
    Alcoholics Anonymous listing for meetings in San Francisco and Marin, hotlines, additional resources and links.
    Facts and more links about drugs, alcohol, and addiction.
    A sex addiction recovery blog.
    Sex addiction treatment options in the Bay Area, and some additional resources.


  • Undoing Depression by Richard O’Connor, Ph.D.
    An easy-to-read, practical guide to some of the causes and “cures” for depression.
    A well written blog about depression, with plenty of attitude and dry humor.
    An honest look at one man’s journey with depression.


  • The Mindfulness and Acceptance Workbook for Anxiety by John P. Forsyth, Georg H. Eifert
    An easy to read, informative, and helpful workbook for those struggling with any form of anxiety.
    One man’s journey with anxiety, packed with information and anecdotes.


  • Parents In Charge by Dana Chidikel Ph.D.
    A practical, readable guide to parenting children of any age.
    A humorous blog about one woman’s adventures in parenting.
    An online resource for all things parenting. Also the schedule for classes and activities for The Parents Place Centers in San Francisco and surrounding areas.

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