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
Alcoholics Anonymous
Alanon Family Groups/Adult Children of Alcoholics Groups

Adoption and Attachment
www.center4familydevelopment .com . (created by Daniel Hughes) (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 . .
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.