Workshop:
The Daring Way - based on the research of Brené Brown
Summer Group Aug 9 - 12, 2016 - Please email us at al.solfocpsy@me.com for more information and prices.

Amanda's Articles:

A Different Way To Look At The Terrible Twos

Children Need Risky Play!

Dispelling The Myth: I'll stay for the good of the children
- The effects of domestic violence on children

Putting Your Children First During Separation and Divorce
- What it really looks like

Touch - A touchy subject

Recommended Reads From Amanda’s Library:

Self-Improvement

Living Through the Meantime: Learning to break the patterns of the past and begin the healing process - Iyanla Vanzant   Heart Thoughts - A Treasury of Inner Wisdom. Louise L. Hay   Self-Compassion: Stop Beating Yourself Up and Leave Insecurity Behind - Kristin Neff   Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead - Brene Brown Ph.D.
The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are - Brene Brown Ph.D.   The Grief Recovery Handbook 20th Anniversary Expanded Edition: The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce, and Other Losses including Health, Career, and Faith - John James   The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho   The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Journey to the Heart - Daily Mediations on the Path to Freeing Your Soul - Melody Beattie   The Language of Letting Go - Daily Mediations on Co-dependency - Melody Beattie   I Thought It Was Just Me (but it isn't): Making the Journey from    The Dance Of Anger: A Woman's Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships Harriet Lerner
Mindfulness for Beginners: Reclaiming the Present Moment - Jon Kabat-Zinn


Domestic Violence

Why Does He Do That? Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men - Lundy Bancroft   Not To People Like Us: Hidden Abuse In Upscale Marriages - Susan Weitzman


High Conflict Divorce

Don't Alienate the Kids! Raising Resilient Children While Avoiding High Conflict Divorce - Bill Eddy LCSW Esq   Splitting: Protecting Yourself While Divorcing Someone with Boarderline or Narcissistic Personality Disorder - Bill Eddy & Randi Kreger


Parenting

Born For Love: Why Empathy Is Essential--and Endangered - Bruce Perry   Parenting From the Inside Out - Daniel Siegel & Mary Hartzell

Recommended Links From Amanda’s iMac:

www.brenebrown.com
This is a great site for information on vulnerability, courage, compassion, and connection!

www.lundybancroft.com
This is an invaluable resource for any women leaving an abusive relationship. It also contains links for supports for women who are undergoing custody battles with their abuser.

www.anxietybc.com/parent/complete_home_tool_kit.php
Parents with anxious children will find this site helpful.

www.livingcbt.com/freeselfhelp.html
This site contains CBT homework activities.

www.gemmlearning.com/sitehome_version_gn3.php
This is an awesome online home program for children who struggle with learning disabilities.