Mental Health Links
The following links provide information on topics related to mental health. PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE LINKS ARE NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL EVALUATION AND TREATMENT.
Addiction and Recovery
Alanon Family Groups/Adult Children of Alcoholics Groups
Adoption and Attachment
www.radkids.org. (created by Daniel Hughes)
www.attachmentexperts.com (Dr. Terry Levy and Michael Orlans, M.A. LPC)
Helpful Books related to adoption and attachment:
Blomquist, Barbara Taylor, Insight into Adoption: Uncovering and Understanding
the Heart of Adoption. (2nd edition, 2009)
Forbes, Heather, MSW. Beyond Consequences.
Gray, Deborah, Attaching in Adoption:Practical Tools for Today's Parents.
Hughes, Daniel, Facilitating Develomental Attachment: The Road
to Emotional Recovery and Behavioral Change in Foster and Adopted Children.
Hughes, Daniel. Attachment Focused Family Therapy.
Keck, Gregory and Kupecky, Regina, Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow.
Orlans, M. and Levy, T. Healing Parents: Helping Wounded Children Learn to Trust and Love.
Purvis, Cross and Sunshine, The Connected Child.
Mind/Body Healing, T'ai Chi Ch'uan, Qigong, Meditation
Acterberg, Jeanne, Imagery and Healing
Borysenko, Joan, Minding the Body, Mending the Mind.
Cohen, Ken, The Way of Qigong. www.qigonghealing.com.
Dossey, Larry, Space, Time and Medicine.
Hunt, Valerie, Infinite Mind.
Hyams, Joe. Zen in the Martial Arts.
Kabat-Zinn, Jon, Full Catastrophe Living.
Northrup, Christine, Women's Wisdom, Women's Bodies
Shealy, Norman and Myss, Caroline, The Creation of Health.
Siegel, Daniel, M.D. (all books)
NOTE: I am not responsible for the content or recommendations contained in any of the above. Please seek appropriate professional consultation in all matters of mental and physical health.