Things we Love

Books for Parents/Caregivers:

The Whole-Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind- Dan Siegel

The Yes Brain: How to Cultivate Courage, Curiosity, and Resilience in Your Child- Dan Siegel

Parenting With Love And Logic - Foster Cline

1-2-3 Magic: 3-Step Discipline for Calm, Effective, and Happy Parenting- Thomas Phelan

The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children- Ross W. Greene

The 5 Love Languages of Children: The Secret to Loving Children Effectively- Gary Chapman

 Books for Kids/Tweens/Teens:

The Boys Body Book: Fifth Edition- Kelli Dunham

The Care and Keeping of You: The Body Book for Younger Girls, Revised Edition (American Girl Library)- Valorie Schaefer (All the American Girl library books are super!)

The Care and Keeping of You 2: The Body Book for Older Girls- Cara Natterson

The Invisible String - Patrice Karst

Dinosaurs Divorce (Dino Life Guides)- Marc Brown

It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health (The Family Library)- Robie H. Harris (All 3 in the series are great)


Other Helpful Links:


WA Crisis Connections:

24-Hr Crisis Line


Teen Link


Snohomish Co. Care Crisis Line


National Suicide Prevention Hotline:

800-273-TALK (8255)

 NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness)                                 

GLBT National Youth Talk Line