Resources

Emergency/Crisis Resources

Calgary Distress Centre
24 hours Crisis Line:
403-266-1605
distresscentre.com

Community Resource Team
403-299-9699
woodshomes.ca

Alberta Children’s Hospital
Emergency Department
2888 Shaganappi Trail
Calgary, Alberta T3B 6A8
403-955-7211

Book Resources:

Parenting General:

The Whole Brain Child
Daniel Siegel, MD & Tina Payne Bryson, PhD.
2011

Parenting from the Inside Out
How a deeper self-understanding can help you raise children who thrive
Daniel J. Siegel & Mary Hartzell
2003

No-Drama Discipline
Daniel Siegel & Tina Bryson
2014

Scientific Parenting

Dr. Nicole Letourneau
2013

Growing up Again (Second Edition)
Parenting ourselves, parenting our children

Jean Illsley Clarke & Connie Dawson
1998

Hold on to Your Kids (Revised and Updated)
Why parents need to matter more than peers
Gordon Neufeld & Gabor Maté

The Science of Parenting
How today’s brain research can help you raise happy, emotionally balanced children
Margot Sunderland
2006

Conscious Parenting
Shefali Tsabary
2010

Out of Control
Shefali Tsabary
2013

The Awakened Family
Shefali Tsabary
2016

Raising a Secure Child
Kent Hoffman, Glen Cooper & Bert Powell
2016

Loving Your Kids On Purpose
Danny Silk
2016

Teenagers:

The Teenage Brain
Frances E. Jensen, MD
2015

Brainstorm
The power and purpose of the teenage brain
Daniel Siegel
2013

Too Safe for Their Own Good
How risk and responsibility help teens thrive
Michael Ungar
2007

Raising Emotionally Intelligent Teenagers
Guiding the way for compassionate, committed, courageous adults
Maurice J. Elias, Steven E. Tobias, & Brian S. Friedlander
2000

Personal Growth for Parents:

Boundaries
Where you end and I begin
Anne Katherine
2000

The Gifts of Imperfection
Brene Brown
2010

Books for Kids:

Please Explain Anxiety to Me! Simple Biology and Solutions for Children and Parents
Laurie Zellinger & Jordan Zellinger
2011

What Do You Do with a Problem?
Kobi Yamada
2016

Your Fantastic Elastic Brain
Joann Deak
2010

Sea Otter Cove: A Stress Management Story for Children
Lori Lite
2012

The Way I Feel
Janan Cain
2000

Listening to my Body
Gabi Garcia
2017