martha stewart mft
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martha stewart mft
Individual Therapy  
  Couples Therapy
  Family Therapy
  Relationship Issues
  Anxiety and Stress
  Life Transitions
  Recovery Issues
  Abuse Issues
  Grief Therapy
  Spiritual Growth
  Speaking and Teaching

martha stewart mft

Martha de Laveaga Stewart
23 Altarinda Road
Suite #102
Orinda, California 94563
Phone: 925-254-8538


orinda marriage family therapist

Crisis Numbers:
Crisis Hotline:  800-833-2900
Grief Hotline:  800-837-1818
Homeless Hotline:  800-808-6444
Child Protection Services:  Contra Costa - 925-646-1680; Alameda – 510-259-1800
Bay Area Woman Against Rape:  510-845-7273

Mental Health Centers:
Mt. Diablo Medical Pavilion 925-680-6500

Sliding Scale Counseling Services:
Family Stress Center, Concord – 925-827-0212
New Directions Counseling Center, Concord - 925-798-7500
JFK Counseling Center -- Pleasant Hill 925-798-9240 – Oakland 510-444-3344
Low Fee Referral Network (Alameda and Contra Costa) 925-433-9499
Oak Creek Counseling, Pleasant Hill, Berkeley, and San Francisco 1-888-637-7404

National Institute of Mental Health:
Web MD:

orinda marriage family therapist

Forgive for Good, Dr. Fred Luskin,
Healing your Aloneness, Erika  Chopich and Margaret Paul
How to Be an Adult, David Richo
Hunger for Healing, Keith Miller
Intimate Strangers, Men and Women Together, Lillian Rubin
The Drama of the Gifted Child, Alice Miller
The Dance of Anger, Harriet Goldhor Lerner, Ph.D.

Couples Therapy
Getting the Love You Want, A Guide for Couples, Harville Hendrix, Ph.D.
How Can I Get Through to You? By Terrence Real
In the Shelter of Each Other, Mary Pipher
Journey of the Heart, John Welwood, Ph.D.
Keeping the Love You Find, Harville Hendrix, Ph.D.
Passionate Marriage, David Schnarch, Ph.D.
Receiving Love, Harville Hendrix, Ph.D., and Helen LaKelly Hunt, Ph.D.
Tell Me No Lies, Ellyn Bader, Ph.D., and Peter Pearson, Ph.D.
The Dance of Anger, Harriet Goldhor Lerner, Ph.D.
The Dance of Intimacy, Harriet Goldhor Lerner, Ph.D.
The Five Love Languages, Gary Chapman
You Just Don’t Understand, Deborah Tannen, Ph.D.
Why Marriages Succeed or Fail… How You Can Make Yours Last, John Gottman, Ph.D.

Families and Parenting
Boundaries with Kids, Henry Cloud and John Townsend
Get Out of My Life, But First Could You Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall?, Anthony E. Wolf,Ph.D.
Growing Up Again, Jean Illsley Clarke, and Connie Dawson, Connie
Raising Great Kids, Henry Cloud and John Townsend 
Reviving Ophelia, Mary Pipher
Siblings Without Rivalry, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
The Shelter of Each Other, Mary Pipher
Uncommon Sense for Parents of Teenagers, Michael Riera
Wild at Heart (Discovering the Secret of a Man’s Soul), John Eldredge

Anxiety and Stress
High on Stress: A Woman’s Guide to Optimizing the Stress in Her Life, Simone Ravicz, Ph.D.
The Overload Syndrome, Learning to Live within Your Limits, Richard A. Swenson, M.D.
The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook, Martha Davis, Matthew McKay, and Elizabeth Robbins Eshelman  

Work Balance
Balancing Life’s Demands, J. Grant Howard
In the Shelter of Each Other, Mary Pipher
Margin, Richard A. Swenson
The Balanced Life: Achieving Success in Work & Love, Alan Loy McGinnis
The Time Bind: When Work Becomes Home and Home Becomes Work, Arlie Russell Hochschild
The Path – Creating Your Mission Statement for Work and for Life, Laurie Beth Jones, 
Working Fathers: New Strategies for Balancing Work and Family, James Levine, & Todd Pittinsky

Dark Nights of the Soul, Thomas Moore
I Don’t Want to Talk About It, by Terrence Real
You Can Beat Depression, Dr. John Preston

Life Changes and Transitions
Changes That Heal, Cloud and Townsend
Do One Thing Different, Bill O’Hanlon
What You Can Change…and What You Can’t, Martin Seligman, Ph.D. 

Addiction and Recovery
Addiction and Grace, Gerald G. May, M.D.
Addicted to ‘Love’, Stephen Arterburn
Codependent No More, Beattie, Melody,
Faithful and True: Sexual Integrity in a Fallen World, Mark Laaser
Feeding your Appetites, Take Control of What’s Controlling You!, Stephen Arterburn
Good News for the Chemically Dependent (and those who love them), Jeff Van Vonderen
Healing the Child Within, Charles L. Whitfield, M.D.
It Will Never Happen to Me!, Caludia Black, Ph.D.
Living With Your Husband’s Secret Wars, Marsha Means
Men’s Secret Wars, Pat Means
Out of the Shadows:  Understanding Sexual Addiction, Patrick Carnes
The Wounded Heart, Dan Allender

Courage to Heal, Ellen Bass and Laura Davis
Victims No Longer, Men Recovering from Incest and other Sexual Abuse, Mike Lew
Waking the Tiger, Healing Trauma, Peter A. Levine

Discovering Grace in Grief, James L. Mayfield
Grief and Loss: Understanding the Journey, Stephen J. Freeman
Necessary Losses, Judith Viorst

Spirituality and Growth
A Cry for Mercy, Henri J.M. Nouwen
A Generous Orthodoxy, Brian D. Mc Laren
A New Kind of Christian, Brian D. Mc Laren
Blue Like Jazz, Donald Miller
Forgiveness, the Passionate Journey, Flora Slosson Wuellner
Prayer, Stress, and Our Inner Wounds, Flora Slosson Wuellner
Rooted in God’s Love, Dale and Juanita Ryan
Stages of Faith, James W. Fowler
The Kingdom Within, John A. Sanford
12 Christian Beliefs that Can Drive you Crazy, Cloud and Townsend


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