Books About Relationships:

 

Games People Play:
The Psychology of Human Relationships
Eric Berne, MD

Classic book that has helped millions of people understand the dynamics of relationships. Crucial for abuse survivors.
Born for Love:
Why Empathy Is Essential - and Endangered
Bruce D. Perry and Maia Szalavitz

Explores how children learn to love - or not.
The Sexual Healing Journey
Wendy Maltz

comprehensive guide to help survivors of sexual abuse improve their relationships and discover the joys of sexual intimacy.
How to Hug a Porcupine:
Dealing With Toxic and Difficult to Love Personalities
John L. Lund

''John's humor and down-to-earth approach makes this book very easy and enjoyable to read.'' ~ Travelin Trix
Codependent No More:
How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself
Melody Beattie

''Is someone else's problem your problem? If, like so many others, you've lost sight of your own life in the drama of tending to someone else's, you may be codependent - and you may find yourself in this book.''
The Language of Letting Go:
Hazelden Meditation Series
Melody Beattie

unique daily meditation book written especially for those of us who struggle with the issue of codependency.
An Adult Child's Guide to What's 'Normal'
John C. Friel Ph.D. & Linda D. Friel M.A.

a practical guide to living a healthy life, if your parents have not been able to teach you social skills.

To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short.
~ Confucius
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