By Chandrama Anderson
Couples: Reading ListUploaded: Jan 18, 2019
Note: For book reviews, please see individual posts. This is a list of excellent books for couples. A few of them are grief-related, and the rest are for all couples. Start with Wired for Love.
Anderson, Chandrama (2010). No U-Turn at Mercy Street: A Memoir and Resource Guide for Grieving Parents. Menlo Park, CA: Connect2
Bloom, Linda and Bloom, Charlie (2004). 101 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Married: Simple Lessons to Make Love Last. Novato, CA: New World Library
Cozolino, Lou (2002). The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy: Building and Rebuilding the Human Brain. NY, NY: W. W. Norton & Company
Doka, Kenneth and Martin, Terry (1999). Men Don’t Cry, Women Do: Transcending Gender Stereotypes in Grief.NY, NY: Routledge
Douglas, Patton, Heen, (1999). Difficult Conversations. London, England: Penguin Books
Hendrix, Harville (2007). Getting the Love You Want. NY, NY: Henry Holt & Co. (Read to page 115)
Gottman, John (1999). The 7 Principles for Making Marriage Work. NY, NY: Three Rivers Press
Johnson, Sue, Ph.D., (2008). Hold Me Tight. NY, NY: Little, Brown and Company
Lewis, Amini, Lannon (2000). A General Theory of Love. NY, NY: Vintage Books
Redfern, Suzanne, and Gilbert, Susan (2008). The Grieving Garden: Living with the Death of a Child. Newburyport, MA: Hampton Roads Co.
Schnarch, David (1998). Passionate Marriage: Keeping Love and Intimacy Alive in Committed Relationships. NY, NY: Owl Press
Siegel, Daniel (2010). Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation. NY, NY: Bantam
Tatkin, Stan (2010) Wired for Love. New Harbinger Publications. Oakland, CA