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The Space Within

Ontario Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Shalom Sacred Mountain Retreat Center

Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers

Ontario Association of Social Workers

EMDR International Organization

EMDR Canada

Exceptional Marriage



Resources for Strengthening Marriage

Gleason, Brian and Marcia (2007).  
Going All the Way:  The Heart and Soul of the
 Exceptional Marriage.

Perel, Ester (2007).  
Mating in Captivity:  Unlocking Erotic Intelligence
Harper Collins Publishers.

Schnarch, David (2009). 
Passionate Marriage: Keeping Love and Intimacy Alive in Committed Relationships.

W.W. Norton & Co.

Parenting Resources

Mate, Gabor, M.D. (1999). 
Scattered Minds: A New Look At The Origins And Healing Of 
Attention Deficit Disorder . 
Vintage Canada.

Neufeld, Gordon (2005).  
Hold on to Your Kids:  Why Parents Need to Matter More Than Peers.  

Vintage Canada

Phelan, Thomas W. (1998).  
Surviving Your Adolescents:  How to 
Manage and “Let Go” of Your 13 – 18 Year Olds.

Communication Resources

Lerner, Harriet G. (2005).
The Dance of Anger:  A Woman’s Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships.  

Harper Paperbacks.

Real, Terrence (2002).
How Can I Get Through to You?:  Reconnecting Men and Women.
Simon and Schuster, Inc.

Tannen, Deborah (1990).  
You Just Don’t Understand: Women and Men in Conversation.

New York:  Wm.Morrow


LGBTQ Resources & Support

TransPULSE Resource List 


Mindfulness Meditation

Gunaratana, Bhante Henepola (2002). 
Mindfulness in Plain English.  

Somerville, MA:  Wisdom Publications.

Meadow, Mary Jo (2007).  
Christian Insight Meditation:  Following in the Footsteps
 of John of the Cross.
Somerville, MA:  Wisdom Publications.

Willims, Mark; Teasdale, John; Segal, Zindel; Kabat-Zinn, Jon (2007).  
The Mindful Way Through Depression:  Freeing Yourself From Chronic Unhappiness.
New York: Guildford Publications, Inc.