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Divorce Recovery Bibliography

Recovery of the Self:

Cameron, Julia. The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity (Jeremy P. Tarcher-Putnam,1992)

Kosminsky, Phyllis. Getting Back to Life When Grief Won’t Heal.  (McGraw-Hill, 2007)

Lesser, Elizabeth.  Broken Open: How Difficult Times Can Help Us Grow.(Villiard Books, 2004)

McWade, Micki.  Getting Up Getting Over Getting On: A Twelve Step Guide to Divorce Recovery (Champion Press, 1999)

Netter, Perry. Divorce Is a Mitzvah: A Practical Guide to Finding Wholeness and Holiness When Your Marriage Dies  (Jewish Lights, 2002)

Learning to Love Again Bibliography

Hendrix, Harville. Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples. (Henry Holt and Company, 1988)

Levine, Stephen and Ondrea. Embracing the Beloved: Relationship As A Path of Awakening (Anchor, 1996)

Paul, Jordan and Margaret. Do I have to Give Up Me To be Loved By You? (Hazelden, 1983)

Welwood, John. Love and Awakening: Discovering the Sacred PAth of Intimate Relationship. (Harper, 1996)


For Parents:

Mom’s House, Dad’s House By Isolina Ricci, Ph.D.
A complete guide for parents who are confronting a divorce or separation.

The Co-Parenting Survival Guide: Letting Go of Conflict after a Difficult Divorceby Elizabeth Thayer, Ph.D. and Jeffrey Zimmerman, Ph.D.

Your Divorce Advisor: A Lawyer and a Psychologist Guide You Through the Legal and Emotional Landscape of Divorceby Diana Mercer and Marsha Kline Pruett

Friendly Divorce Guidebook for Connecticutby Barbara Kahn Stark

The Collaborative Way to Divorceby Stuart G. Webb and Ronald D. Ousky

The Good Divorce – Keeping Your Family Together When Your Marriage Comes Apartby Constance Ahrons, Ph.D.

From Ex-Wife to Exceptional Life, A Woman’s Journey Through Divorceby Donna F. Ferber, PPC, LADC

Collaborative Family Law: Another Way to Resolve Family Disputesby Richard W. Shields, Judith P. Ryan and Victoria L. Smith

The Argument Culture: Stopping America’s War of Wordsby Deborah Tannen

For Children:

I Don’t Want to Talk About Itby Jeanie Franz Ransom, illustrated by Kathryn Kunz Finney

Dinosaurs Divorce, A Guide for Changing Familiesby Laurene Krasny Brown and Marc Brown

I Think Divorce Stinksby Marcia Lipman Lebowitz, illustrated by Pamela Naylor Borgwald

It’s Not Your Fault, Koko Bearby Vicki Lansky

Mom’s House Dad’s House for Kids
By Isolina Ricci


Collaborative Practice

Collaborative Practice in the New York TimesCollaborative Practice on the Today show

Collaborative Law — Solving Disputes the Friendly

Collaboration is critical
Chicago Tribune: February 9, 2005
No one needed to tell Kathe Aldrich the grim statistics about women and money and divorce.
She and her husband, Ch… (read more…)





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