Resources

Useful Links

Mind, the mental health charity

Samaritans 

Anxiety Care UK

National Autistic Society

Association of Family therapy and Systemic Practice

Macmillan Cancer Support

WAY (widowed and young)

 

BOOKS

 

Depression and Anxiety

 The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook. Edmund J. Bourne PhD.

Depression: The way out of your prison. Dorothy Rowe.

 

Autism Spectrum Disorder and Romantic Relationships.

 Aspergers in Love: Couple relationships and family affairs. Aston, M. (2003) Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

The Asperger’s Couple Workbook: Practical advice and activities for couples and counsellors. Aston, M. (2009) Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Love, Sex, and Long Term Relationships: What people with Asperger Syndrome really really want. Hendrickx, S. (2008) Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

 

Life Threatening Illness

Being Mortal: Illness, medicine and what matters in the end. Atul Gawande.

 

General Books on Relationship 

The Seven Principles that Make Relationships Work. John M. Gottman PhD

The Relationship Cure: A 5 step guide to strengthening your marriage, family and friendships. John M. Gottman PhD

The Sex Starved Marriage, Boosting your Marriage Libido: A couple’s guide. Michelle Weiner Davis

After the Affair: healing the pain and rebuilding trust when a partner has been unfaithful. Janis Abrahms Spring PhD.

 

Raising Children

 What Mothers Do: especially when it looks like nothing. Naomi Stadlen.

 How Mothers Love: And how relationships are born. Naomi Stadlen.

Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child. John M. Gottman PhD.

How to Talk So Kids Listen and Listen So Kids Talk. Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish.

Siblings without Rivalry: How to help your children live together. Adele Faber.