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Stanley H. King Counseling Recommended Reading
A COLLECTION OF TITLES RELATED TO THIS WORK:
Many of these titles have been suggested by past Institute participants. Please let us know if there are resources that you have found useful in your life and work, and we will add to the list.
Apter, Terri E. MYTH OF MATURITY: WHAT TEENAGERS NEED FROM PARENTS TO BECOME
ADULTS. 2002
Brown, Lyn Mikel. GIRLFIGHTING: BETRAYAL AND REJECTION AMONG GIRLS. 2005
Cloke, Kenneth. MEDIATING DANGEROUSLY. 2001
Clydesdale, Tim. THE FIRST YEAR OUT: UNDERSTANDING AMERICAN TEENS AFTER HIGH
SCHOOL. 2007
Crawford, Susan H. BEYOND DOLLS & GUNS: 101 WAYS TO HELP CHILDREN AVOID GENDER
BIAS. 1995
Deak, JoAnn and Barker, Teresa. GIRLS WILL BE GIRLS: RAISING CONFIDENT AND
COURAGEOUS DAUGHTERS. 2003
Deak, JoAnn. HOW GIRLS THRIVE: AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE FOR EDUCATORS (AND PARENTS).
2010
Dovidio, John F. and Gaertner, S. PREJUDICE, DISCRIMINATION, AND RACISM. 1986
Dweck, Carol. MINDSET: THE NEW PSYCHOLOGY OF SUCCESS. 2007
Elkind, David. ALL GROWN UP AND NO PLACE TO GO: TEENAGERS IN CRISIS. 1998
Elkind, David. HURRIED CHILD: GROWING UP TOO FAST TOO SOON. 2006
Germer, Christopher K. THE MINDFUL PATH TO SELF-COMPASSION: FREEING YOURSELF
FROM DESTRUCTIVE THOUGHTS AND EMOTIONS. 2009
Gilligan, Carol. IN A DIFFERENT VOICE: PSYCHOLOGICAL THEORY AND WOMEN’S
DEVELOPMENT. 1993
Gilligan, Carol, Nona P. Lyons, Trudy J. Hanmer (ed). MAKING CONNECTIONS: THE RELATIONAL
WORLDS OF ADOLESCENT GIRLS AT EMMA WILLARD SCHOOL. 2006
Goleman, Daniel. EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE. 2006
Hersch, Patricia. A TRIBE APART: A JOURNEY INTO THE HEART OF AMERICAN ADOLESCENCE.
1999
Hubbard, Ruth Shagoury, et al, eds. WE WANT TO BE KNOWN: LEARNING FROM ADOLESCENT
GIRLS. 1998
Kalter, Neil. GROWING UP WITH DIVORCE: HELPING YOUR CHILD AVOID IMMEDIATE AND
LATER EMOTIONAL PROBLEMS. 2005

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Kastner, Laura S. and J. F. Wyatt. THE SEVEN-YEAR STRETCH: HOW FAMILIES WORK TOGETHER
TO GROW THROUGH ADOLESCENCE. 1997
Kastner, Laura and J. Wyatt. LAUNCHING YEARS: STRATEGIES FOR PARENTING FROM SENIOR
YEAR TO COLLEGE LIFE. 2002
Kilbourne, Jean. STILL KILLING US SOFTLY (video). Media images that denigrate women. Useful in helping young women think about taking care of themselves and their bodies for healthy reasons.
Kindlon, Daniel, M. Thompson, and T. Barker. RAISING CAIN: PROTECTING THE EMOTIONAL
LIFE OF BOYS. 2000
Kindlon, Dan J. TOO MUCH OF A GOOD THING: RAISING CHILDREN OF CHARACTER IN AN
INDULGENT AGE. 2003
Koplewicz, Harold S., M.D. IT’S NOBODY’S FAULT: NEW HOPE AND HELP FOR DIFFICULT
CHILDREN. 1997
Lawrence-Lightfoot, Sara. THE ESSENTIAL CONVERSATION: WHAT PARENTS AND TEACHERS
CAN LEARN FROM EACH OTHER. 2004
Levenkron, Steven. ANATOMY OF ANOREXIA. 2000
Levenkron, Steven. CUTTING: UNDERSTANDING & OVERCOMING SELF-MUTILATION. 1998
Levin, Diane E. and Jean Kilbourne. SO SEXY SO SOON: THE NEW SEXUALIZED CHILDHOOD.
2009
Levine, Madeline. THE PRICE OF PRIVILEGE. 2006
Levine, Mel. A MIND AT A TIME: AMERICA’S TOP LEARNING EXPERT SHOWS HOW EVERY
CHILD CAN SUCCEED. 2003
Mackoff, Dr. Barbara. GROWING A GIRL: SEVEN STRATEGIES FOR RAISING A STRONG,
SPIRITED DAUGHTER. 1996
Marone, Nicky. HOW TO FATHER A SUCCESSFUL DAUGHTER. 1998
Mogel, Wendy. THE BLESSING OF A B MINUS: USING JEWISH TEACHINGS TO RAISE RESILIENT
TEENAGERS. 2010
Mogel, Wendy. THE BLESSING OF A SKINNED KNEE: USING JEWISH TEACHINGS TO RAISE
SELF-RELIANT CHILDREN. 2001
Munter, Preston K. (ed.). COUNSELING STUDENTS: LESSONS FROM NORTHFIELD, ECHOES
FROM FOUNTAIN VALLEY. 1988
Orenstein, Peggy. SCHOOL GIRLS, YOUNG WOMEN, SELF-ESTEEM AND THE CONFIDENCE GAP.
1995
Osherson, Sam. FINDING OUR FATHERS. 2002
Perlstein, L. MOT MUCH, JUST CHILLIN’: THE HIDDEN LIVES OF MIDDLE SCHOOLERS. 2003
Pipher, Mary. REVIVING OPHELIA: SAVING THE SELVES OF ADOLESCENT GIRLS. 2005

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Pollack, William. REAL BOYS: RESCUING OUR SONS FROM THE MYTHS OF BOYHOOD. 1999
Powers, William. HAMLET’S BLACKBERRY: A PRACTICAL PHILOSOPHY FOR BUILDING A
GOOD LIFE IN THE DIGITAL AGE. 2010
Ricci, Isolina. MOM’S HOUSE, DAD’S HOUSE: A COMPLETE GUIDE FOR PARENTS WHO ARE
SEPARATED, DIVORCED, OR REMARRIED. 1997
Riera, Michael. RIGHT FROM WRONG: INSTILLING A SENSE OF INTEGRITY IN YOUR CHILD.
2002
Riera, Michael. STAYING CONNECTED TO YOUR TEENAGERS: HOW TO KEEP THEM TALKING
TO YOU AND HOW TO HEAR WHAT THEY’RE SAYING. 2003
Robinson, Ken. OUT OF OUR MINDS: LEARNING TO BE CREATIVE. 2011
Roffman, Deborah. SEX AND SENSIBILITY: THE THINKING PARENT’S GUIDE TO TALKING
SENSE ABOUT SEX. 2001
Sadker, David & Myra. FAILING AT FAIRNESS: HOW AMERICA’S SCHOOLS CHEAT GIRLS. 1995
Schwebel, Robert. SAYING NO IS NOT ENOUGH: HELPING YOUR KIDS MAKE WISE DECISIONS
ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, AND OTHER DRUGS. 1999
Selekman, Matthew D. WORKING WITH SELF-HARMING ADOLESCENTS. 2006
Shandler, Sara. OPHELIA SPEAKS: ADOLESCENT GIRLS WRITE ABOUT THEIR SEARCH FOR
SELF. 1999
Siegel, Michele. and J. Brisman. SURVIVING AN EATING DISORDER: NEW PERSPECTIVES AND
STRATEGIES FOR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS. 3rd ed., 2009
Simmons, Rachel. ODD GIRL OUT: THE HIDDEN CULTURE OF AGGRESSION IN GIRLS. 2003
Strauch, Barbara, THE PRIMAL TEEN: WHAT THE NEW DISCOVERIES ABOUT THE TEENAGE
BRAIN TELL US ABOUT OUR KIDS. 2004
Teyber, Edward. HELPING CHILDREN WITH DIVORCE. 2001
Thompson, Michael, Ph.D., L. Cohen, and C.O. Grace. BEST FRIENDS, WORST ENEMIES:
UNDERSTANDING THE SOCIAL LIFE OF CHILDREN. 2002
Turkle, Sherry. ALONE TOGETHER: WHY WE EXPECT MORE FROM TECHNOLOGY AND LESS
FROM EACH OTHER. 2011
Wallin, David J. ATTACHMENT IN PSYCHOTHERAPY. 2007
Wiseman, Rosalind, QUEEN BEES & WANNABES: HELPING YOUR DAUGHTER SURIVE CLIQUES,
GOSSIP, BOYFRIENDS & OTHER REALITIES OF ADOLESCENCE. 2009
Wolf, Anthony E. GET OUT OF MY LIFE BUT FIRST COULD YOU DRIVE ME & CHERYL TO THE
MALL: A PARENT’S GUIDE TO THE NEW TEENAGER. 2002
Wood, Chip. YARDSTICKS: CHILDREN IN THE CLASSROOM, AGES 4-14 – A RESOURCE FOR
PARENTS AND TEACHERS. 2007

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RESOURCES FOR COUNSELING GAY STUDENTS OR KIDS FROM GAY FAMILIES
CALL GLSEN - Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Educators Network - (212-727-0135) to receive a copy of
“The Book Store” Catalogue. Also visit www.glsen.org for extensive resources (articles, information on local chapters, networking, events, starting gay/straight alliances, etc.).
Clark, Don H., LOVING SOMEONE GAY. 2009
Clausen, Jan and M.B. Duberman, Eds. BEYOND GAY OR STRAIGHT: UNDERSTANDING SEXUAL
ORIENTATION. 1996
D’Augell; Anthony R. and Charlotte J. Patterson. Eds. LESBIAN, GAY AND BISEXUAL IDENTITIES
AND YOUTH: PSYCHOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES. 2001
Fairchild, Betty and N. Hayward. NOW THAT YOU KNOW: A PARENT’S GUIDE TO
UNDERSTANDING THEIR GAY AND LESBIAN CHILDREN. 1998
Garner, Abigail. FAMILIES LIKE MINE: CHILDREN OF GAY PARENTS TELL IT LIKE IT IS. 2005
Harris, Mary B., ed. SCHOOL EXPERIENCES OF GAY AND LESBIAN YOUTH: THE INVISIBLE
MINORITY. 1998
Lipkin, Arthur, BEYOND DIVERSITY DAY: A Q AND A ON GAY AND LESBIAN ISSUES IN
SCHOOLS. 2003
Lipkin, Aurthur. UNDERSTANDING HOMOSEXUALITY; CHANGING SCHOOLS. 2001
Woog, Dan. SCHOOL’S OUT: THE IMPACT OF GAY AND LESBIAN ISSUES ON AMERICA’S
SCHOOLS. 2000

RACIAL/CROSS-CULTURAL/ETHNIC EDUCATION
Ahktar, S. IMMIGRATION AND IDENTITY: TURMOIL, TREATMENT, AND TRANSFORMATION.
1999
Anson, Robert Sam. BEST INTENTIONS: THE EDUCATION AND KILLING OF EDMUND PERRY.
1988
Banks, James A. & C. A. Banks (ed.). MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION: ISSUES AND PERSPECTIVES.
2009
Banks, James A. TEACHING STRATEGIES FOR ETHNIC STUDIES, 8th ed. 2008
Cary, Lorene. BLACK ICE. 1992
Charles, C., Fischer, M., Mooney, M., & Massey, D. TAMING THE RIVER: NEGOTIATING
THE ACADEMIC, FINANCIAL, AND SOCIAL CURRENTS IN SELECTIVE COLLEGES AND
UNIVERSITIES. 2009
THE COLOR OF FEAR – film directed by Lee Mun Wah; conversations between men of various races about their experiences of racism and the transformative power of understanding someone else’s reality.
Delpit, Lisa D. and H. Kohl. OTHER PEOPLE’S CHILDREN: CULTURAL CONFLICT IN THE
CLASSROOM. 2006

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Delpit, Lisa, J.K. Dowdy, ed. THE SKIN THAT WE SPEAK: THOUGHTS ON LANGUAGE AND
CULTURE IN THE CLASSROOM. 2008
Freire, Paulo, D. Macedo (translator). TEACHERS AS CULTURAL WORKERS: LETTERS TO THOSE
WHO DARE TEACH. 2005
Gay, Geneva and J.A. Banks. CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING: THEORY, RESEARCH, AND
PRACTICE. 2010 hooks, bell. TEACHING TO TRANSGRESS: EDUCATION AS THE PRACTICE OF FREEDOM. 1994
Howard, Gary, J. Banks, S. Nieto. WE CAN’T TEACH WHAT WE DON’T KNOW: WHITE TEACHERS,
MULTIRACIAL SCHOOLS. 2006
Kincheloe, Joe L. (Ed.) WHITE REIGN: DEPLOYING WHITENESS IN AMERICA. 2000
Kozol, Jonathan. SAVAGE INEQUALITIES: CHILDREN IN AMERICA’S SCHOOLS. 1992
Ladson-Billings, Gloria. DREAMKEEPERS: SUCCESSFUL TEACHERS OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN
CHILDREN. 2009
Landman, Julie. A WHITE TEACHER TALKS ABOUT RACE. 2009
Lee, Andre Robert. THE PREP SCHOOL NEGRO. Documentary film of Lee’s experience of being a student in an independent school. Offers an accompanying program for faculty and students. www.theprepschoolnegro.org Osherson, Sam. REKINDLING THE FLAME: HOW JEWS ARE RETURNING TO JUDAISM. 2001
Suskind, Ron. A HOPE IN THE UNSEEN: AN AMERICAN ODYSSEY FROM THE INNER CITY TO
THE IVY LEAGUE. 1999
Tatum, Beverly Daniel. WHY ARE ALL THE BLACK KIDS SITTING TOGETHER IN THE
CAFETERIA? AND OTHER CONVERSATIONS ABOUT RACE, 5th edition. 2003

LEARNING ISSUES
Barkley, Russell A. TAKING CHARGE OF ADHD: THE COMPLETE, AUTHORITATIVE GUIDE FOR
PARENTS. 2000
Bruns, Jerome. THEY CAN BUT THEY DON’T: HELPING STUDENTS OVERCOME WORK
INHIBITION. 1993
FRUSTRATION, ANXIETY, TENSION, F.A.T. CITY (Workshop video) Designed and presented by
Richard D. Lavoie. Produced for Eagle Hill School Outreach, CT- PBS Video, 1989
Hallowell, Edward M., M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D. DRIVEN TO DISTRACTION: RECOGNIZING
AND COPING WITH ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER FROM CHILDHOOD THROUGH
ADULTHOOD. 1995
Rief, Sandra F. HOW TO REACH AND TEACH ADD/ADHD CHILDREN: PRACTICAL
TECHNIQUES, STRATEGIES, AND INTERVENTIONS FOR HELPING CHILDREN WITH
ATTENTION PROBLEMS AND HYPERACTIVITY. 2005

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LISTENING SKILLS
Barasch, Marc Ian. FIELDNOTES ON A COMPASSIONATE LIFE: A SEARCH FOR THE SOUL OF
KINDNESS. 2005
Burley-Allen, Madelyn. LISTENING -- THE FORGOTTEN SKILL: A SELF-TEACHING GUIDE. 1995
Leo, Pam. CONNECTION PARENTING: PARENTING THROUGH CONNECTION INSTEAD OF
COERCION, THROUGH LOVE INSTEAD OF FEAR. 2007
Nichols, Michael. THE LOST ART OF LISTENING. 2009

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...In the world today we see many services to help with low income families especially children. Dammann, Smith, and Richards (2011) presented material to show how low-income minorities and homeless mother’s perceptions of their 9-13 year-old children’s weight status, diet, and health. The content was presented clearly beginning with an abstract layout, introduction, materials, methods, and ending with results. The categorical results are clearly presented to include mean, median, t-test, and anova. The information clearly stated the results and bias was limited in the research. In each result a breakdown of what each result presented to include the standard deviation. The statistical analysis includes sample characteristics of 257 low-income mothers and their children are provided in table (Dammann, Smith, & Richards, 2011). The table began with a breakdown of descriptive characteristics from gender, race, household characteristics to include size, education, income, employment, living situations, and if the participants participated in food stamps. Based on the human service research of their children’s health, diet, and weight presented accurate analyses needed to test and research the subjects based on the health issues of children. The research was conducted correctly, there were no manipulation of numbers or data to conclude a specific outcome. Dammann, Smith, and Richards (2011) stated that most of the mothers significantly underestimated their child’s height and weight...

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...Brief History of Human Service Education "During the late 1950s and 1960s, there were dramatic changes in the area of helping those in need. Populations like the poor, the unemployed, children in need, the elderly, the disabled, the substance abuser and others began to be recognized as needing social and rehabilitation services. About this time, new legislation mandated that those formerly served in state mental hospitals would now be deinstitutionalized and would henceforth be seen in the communities in which they lived. It was not long before it became obvious that the traditional human resources would not meet the needs of the helping services being offered. The community based mental health system necessitated that professionals be trained in a different manner. While the provision of mental health services was undergoing these changes, the civil rights movement brought attention to social justice and equity issues. Consumers of social services became more involved in advocating for themselves and in creating services that would meet their own needs. Thus "grass roots" (started by the clients) level activism created opportunities for new approaches to human services. Amidst all these changes, a new class of workers was born.  Originally called paraprofessionals, these workers were often those who had been served by the helping system and had a better sense of the qualities and skills that were important for helpers to possess. Thus, what had begun as an informal......

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