Tamara McFarland, MS, LPC-S, RPT
Counseling & Play Therapy 

 Adult Recommended Reading


•Feel the Fear and . . . . Do It Any Way by Susan Jeffers
•Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Solutions to Overcome Your Child’s Fears, Worries, and Phobias by Tamar Chansky, PhD
•My Anxious Mind: A Teen’s Guide to Managing Anxiety and Panic by Michael A. Tompkins, Katherine A. Martinez and Michael Sloan
•Diagonally Parked in A Parallel Universe: Working Through Social Anxiety by Signe A. Dayhoff, PhD


•The Assertiveness Workbook - Randy J. Paterson

Discipline & Parenting

•The whole Brained Child by Daniel Siegel •Parenting From the Inside Out by Daniel Siegel
•Between Parent and Child by Dr. Haim G. Ginott
•How to Talk so Kids Will Listen, and Listen So Kids Will Talk by Faber and Mazlish
•Connection Parenting: Parenting Through Connection Instead of Coercion, Through Love Instead of Fear
•Positive Discipline by Jane Nelson

Self Worth, Relationships, Shame & Acceptance

•The Dance of Anger: A Woman's Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships by Harriet Lerner
•The Dance of Connection: How to Talk to Someone When You're Mad, Hurt, Scared, Frustrated, Insulted, Betrayed, or Desperate By Harriet Lerner
•The Dance of Fear: Rising Above Anxiety, Fear, and Shame to Be Your Best and Bravest Self By Harriet Lerner
•The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are By Brene Brown
•Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead By Brene Brown
•I Thought It Was Just Me (but it isn't): Making the Journey from "What Will People Think?" to "I Am Enough" By Brene Brown

Children’s Recommended Books

Fear, Separation & Loneliness

•The Invisible String by Patrice Karst
•The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn