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Counseling Resources
The following are links to the lists of Book, DVD and CD resources available to parents and teachers.

If you would like to check out a resource, please email Counselor Stephanie Peters: speters@holbrook.k12.az.us.


12 Stepping Stones – For Young Children of Alcoholics & Other Addictive-Drug Users. Suzanne Diou & Lois Caldwell

ADHD – A Teenager’s Guide-James J. Crist, Ph.D.
All About Attention Deficit Disorder, Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D.
Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention, Kathleen G. Nadeau, Ph.D. and Ellen B. Dixon, Ph.D.
Putting on the Brakes, Understanding and Taking Control of your ADD or ADHD, Patricia O. Quinn, M.D. and Judith M. Stern, M.A.
Survival Guide for Kids with ADD or ADHD – John F. Taylor, Ph.D

Ten Things Your Student with Autism Wishes You Knew. Ellen Notbohm
Understanding Sam and Asperger Syndrome – Clarabelle van Niekerk & Liezl Venter, MA.CCC-SLP

Anger Management
Handling Your Anger (workbook) – Karen Schader
Josh’s Smiley Faces: A Story About Anger-Gina Ditta-Donahue
What to Do When Your Temper Flares – A Kids Guide to Overcoming Problems with Anger. Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.
What’s So Bad About Being Mad? - Lawrence E. Shapiro Ph.D.

Dealing with Fears (Workbook) - Lawrence E. Shapiro Ph.D.
Sometimes I Worry too Much but Now I know How to Stop. Dawn A. Huebner, PhD
What to Do When You Dread Your Bed - A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Problems with Sleep. Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.
What to Do When You Worry Too Much – A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety. Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.
Why Be Afraid? - Lawrence E. Shapiro Ph.D.

Bullies Are a Pain in the Brain - Trevor Romain
The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander - Barbara Coloroso
Good-Bye Bully Machine – Debbie Fox and Allan L. Beane, Ph.D.
Just Kidding – Trudy Ludwig
My Secret Bully - Trudy Ludwig
Nobody Knew What to Do – A Story About Bullying. Becky Ray McCain
Protect Your Child from Bullying-Expert Advice to Help You Recognize, Prevent, and Stop Bullying Before Your Child Gets Hurt, Allan L. Beane, Ph.D.
Teasing and Bullying (workbook) -Larry Shapiro, Ph.D.
The Teasing Club- Lawrence E. Shapiro Ph.D.
Trouble Talk – Trudy Ludwig
Stop Picking on Me – A First Look at Bullying –Pat Thomas

Death, Dying, Suicide
Coping with Loss (Workbook) - Karen Schader
Gentle Willow- A Story for Children About Dying-Joyce C. Mills Ph.D.
I Remember. Jennifer Moore-Mallinos
I’ll Hate You If You Die-Greg Elkins
Samantha Jane’s Missing Smile – A Story About Coping with the Loss of a Parent, Julie Kaplow
What on Earth Do You Do When Someone Dies? - Trevor Romain
Why Would Someone Want to Die? Rebecca C. Schmidt, M. Ed.

Divorce, Step Family
Coping with Divorce (Workbook) – Larry Shapiro, Ph.D.
Divorce Stinks – Greg Elkins
Getting Yourself Together When Your Family Comes Apart – Coping with Family Changes. Janet M. Bender, M.Ed.
The Step-Tween Survival Guide-How to Deal with Life in a Step Family. Lisa Cohn and Debbie Glasser, Ph.D.
What Can I Do? A book for Children of Divorce – Danielle Lowry
When My Parents Forget to Be Friends – Jennifer Moore-Mallinos

Feelings – Sadness & Frustration
Handling Frustration (Workbook) - Lawrence E. Shapiro Ph.D. (see below under school)
The Boy Who Didn’t Want to Be Sad – Rob Goldblatt
Sometimes I Get Sad (but now I know what makes me happy), Jane Ratcliffe

Circle of Three-Enough Friendship to Go Around? Elizabeth Brokamp
Our Friendship Rules - Peggy Moss and Dee Dee Tardif
Sometimes I feel like I don’t have any friends (but not so much anymore), Tracy Zimmerman and Lawrence E. Shapiro, Ph.D.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder & Habits
What to Do When Bad Habits Take Hold – A Kids Guide to Overcoming Nail Biting and More – Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.
What to Do When Your Brain Get’s Stuck-A kids Guide to Overcoming OCD – Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.

What to Do When You Grumble Too Much – A Kids Guide to Overcoming Negativity. Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.

1-2-3 Magic Effective Discipline for Children 2-12. Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D.
1-2-3 Magic for Kids – Helping your kids understand the new rules. Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D. Tracy M. Lewis, B.A.
“I Never Get Anything!” How to keep your kids from running your life. Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D.
Loving Your Child Is Not Enough – Positive Discipline that Works. Nancy Samalin Parenting Kids to Become the People Employers Really Want and … America
Desperately Needs! Charles Fay, Ph.D.
Parenting Isn’t for Cowards - The “You Can Do It” Guide for Hassled Parents. Dr. James C. Dobson
Siblings Without Rivalry – How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too. Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish
Surviving Your Adolescents - How to manage and let go of your 13-18-year-olds. Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D.
When Kids Leave You Speechless. Jim Fay & Charles Fay, Ph.D.

What to Do When Good Enough Isn’t Good Enough – The Real Deal on Perfectionism. Thomas S. Greenspon, Ph.D.

Annie’s Plan Taking Charge of Schoolwork and Homework – Jeanne Kraus
Handling Frustration (Workbook) - Lawrence E. Shapiro Ph.D.
How to Do Homework Without Throwing Up, Trevor Romain
See You Later, Procrastinator (Get it Done), Pamela Espeland & Elizabeth Verdick
Who Needs School Anyway? - Lawrence E. Shapiro Ph.D.

Stopping the Pain-a workbook for teens who cut & self-injure. Lawrence E Shapiro, Ph.D.

Picker Is a Thief – A Story About Shoplifting. Gary D. Antilla

Self Esteem
Have you Filled a Bucket Today? A guide to Daily Happiness for Kids – Carol McCloud
Self-Esteem Revolutions in Children – Understanding and managing the critical transitions in your child’s life. Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D.
Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun – Having the Courage to Be Who You Are. Maria Dismondy

Social Skills/Manners
Bunny Business (listening), Nancy Poyydar
Don’t Squeal Unless It’s a Big Deal – A Tale of Tattletales – Jeanie Franz Ransom Dude, Dude That’s Rude! (Get Some Manners), Pamela Espeland & Elizabeth Verdick
Mind Your Manners in School. Arianna Candell and Rosa M. Curto
Sorry – Trudy Ludwig

1-2-3 Magic for Teachers Effective Classroom Discipline Pre-K through Grade 8. Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D. Sarah Jane Schonour, M.A.
Nelson, Ph.D. and Sarah Kjos, M.Ed.
School wide Discipline Plan Without Loopholes – Jim Fay

Helping Teens Handle Tough Experiences – Strategies to Foster Resilience- Jill R.


1.What on Earth do you do When someone dies?
2.How to do Homework without throwing up
3.Facing Fear without freaking out
4.Bullies are a pain in the brain
5.Taking the “Duh” out of Divorce
6. LIFE STEPS: the ABCs of Emotional Intelligence
7. LIFE STEPS: Taking Charge
8. LIFE STEPS Respect
9. LIFE STEPS: Knowing who you are
10.LIFE STEPS Responsibility
11. LIFE STEPS: Creative Problem Solving
12. LIFE STEPS: Getting along with others
13. LIFE STEPS: Building Character
14. LIFE STEPS Bouncing Back
15. LIFE STEPS Empathy, Caring, and Compassion
16. LIFE STEPS: Developing Healthy Relationships
17. LIFE STEPS Doing your Best
18. The Power of Choice
19. Action on you values
20. Self-Esteem
21. Coping with Pressures
22. Drugs and Alcohol Part 1
23. Drugs and Alcohol Part 2
24. Drinking and Driving
25. Sex
26. Friendship and Dating
27. Depression and Suicide
28. Communicating with Parents
29. Raising your Parents
30. Control Anger
31. Work out Conflicts
32. Listen
33. Bullying
34. Prejudice
35. Trustworthiness
36. Respect
37. Responsibility
38. Fairness
39. Caring
40. Citizenship
41. 1-2-3Magic Effective Discipline for Children 2-12
42. More 1-2-3 Magic Encouraging Good Behavior, Independence and Self-Esteem
43. Medication for ADHD Yes or No?
44. 1-2-3 Magic Managing Difficult behavior in Children
45. Winning at Teaching without beating you kids
46. Winning at Parenting without beating your kids
48. Parenting with Love and Logic
49. Parenting Teens with Love and Logic
50. Hope for Underachieving kids