Helpful Books and Articles

Recommended Reading

Boundaries, by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend (Zondervan, 1992)

Brené Brown’s Blog

Facing Shame: Families in Recovery, by Merle A. Fossum and Marilyn J. Mason (W. W. Norton & Company, 1989)

He Restoreth My Soul, by Donald L. Hilton Jr., MD (Forward Press Publishing, 2011)

Healing the Shame that Binds You, by John Bradshaw (HCI, 1988)

Healing Your Family History, by Rebecca Linder Hintze (Hay House, 2006)

I Thought It Was Just Me, But It Isn’t, by Brené Brown, PhD, LMSW (Gotham, 2007)

Love You, Hate the Porn: Healing a Relationship Damaged by Virtual Infidelity, by Mark Chamberlain, PhD, and Geoff Steurer, MS, LMFT (Shadow Mountain, 2011)

Peace in the Heart and Home, by Charlette Mikulka (Kittacanoe Press, 2011)

Self-Compassion: Stop Beating Yourself Up and Leave Insecurity Behind, by Kristin Neff, PhD (William Morrow, 2011)

Strengthening Recovery Through Strengthening Marriage (Audio CDs), by Geoffrey Steurer, MS, LMFT (Growthclimate, 2012)

The Gifts of Imperfection, by Brené Brown, PhD, LMSW (Hazelden, 2010)

The Language of Letting Go, by Melody Beattie (Hazelden, 1990)



Don’t Call it Love, by Patrick Carnes, PhD (Bantam, 1992)

The Addictive Personality, by Craig Nakken (Hazelden, 1996)

The Porn Trap, by Wendy Maltz, LCSW, DST and Larry Maltz, LCSW (William Morrow, 2009)

Touchstones: Daily Meditations for Men, by David Spohn (Hazelden, 1986)



Answers in the Heart (Hazelden Meditation Series)

Mending the Shattered Heart, by Stefanie Carnes, PhD (Gentle Path Press, 2011)

Shattered Vows, by Debra Laaser (Zondervan, 2008)

Your Sexually Addicted Spouse, by Barabara Steffens and Marsha Means (New Horizon Press, 2009)


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