Books That've Helped Us

Here is a list of books that we found helpful, both before and after we adopted Cava. Our viewpoints on some of the other books we read before changed once we had to put it into practice.

1. The Connected Child by Dr. Karyn Purvis, Dr. David R Cross, & Wendy Lyons Sunshine

2. Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control: A Love Based Approach to Helping Children With Severe Behaviors

3. Parenting the Hurt Child by Dr. Gregory C. Keck and Regina M. Kupecky, LSW

4. Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew by Sherrie Eldridge

5. The Whole-Brain Child by Dr. Daniel Siegel & Dr. Tina Payne Bryson

6. Parenting Your Internationally Adopted Child by Dr. Patty Cogen

7. Lifebooks: Creating A Treasure For The Adopted Child by Dr. Beth O'Malley

8. Handbook on Thriving as an Adoptive Family by David & Renee Sanford

9. Shepherding a Child's Heart by Tedd Tripp

10. Orphanology by Tony Merida and Rick Morton

11. Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids by Dr.Laura Markham

1 comment:

  1. Thank you very much for this book list, it is very helpful!