Merrie Pearl, LCSW
Psychotherapist
4011 Baronne Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
OFFICE:504.899.8003
FAX:504.899.8051

Recommended Readings

Beck, Aaron T. 1991. "Cognitive Therapy and the Emotional Disorders". New Edition. London: Penguin Books.

Beck, Aaron T., Arthur Freeman, and Denise D. David. 2006. "Cognitive Therapy of Personality Disorders", 2'nd Edition. New York: Guilford Press.

Beck, Judith S. 2005. "Cognitive Therapy For Challenging Problems: What To Do When the Basics Don't Work". New York: Guilford Press.

Behary, Wendy T. 2006. "The Art Of Empathic Confrontation: Working With The Narcissistic Client". Psychotherapy Networker, March-April, pp75-81.

Bennett-Goleman, Tara. 2001. "Emotional Alchemy: How The Mind Can Heal The Heart". New York: Three Rivers Press.

Brown, Nina W. 2001. "Children of The Self-Absorbed: A Grown-Up's Guide To Getting Over Narcissistic Parents". Oakland, California: New Harbinger Publications.

Fortgang, Laura Berman. 2004. "Now What? 90 Days to a New Life Direction". New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher.

Giesen-Bloo, Josephine, Richard van Dyck, Philip Spinhoven, Willem van Tilburg, Carmen Dirksen, Thea van Asselt, Ismay Kremers, Marjon Nadort, and Arnoud Arntz, "Outpatient Psychotherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: a randomized trial of Schema focused therapy versus Transference focused therapy". Archives of General Psychiatry, Vol. 63, No. 6, pp. 649-658.

Goleman, Daniel. 1997. "Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ". New York: Bantam Books.

Goleman, Daniel. 2006 "Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships". New York: Bantam

Gottman, John, and Nan Silver. 2004. "The Seven Principles For Making Marriage Work". New Edition. New York: Orion.

Gottman, John M. 2001. "The Relationship Cure: A 5 Step Guide to Strengthening Your Marriage, Family and Friendships". New York: Three Rivers Press.

Hotchkiss, Sandy. 2003. "Why Is It Always About You? The Seven Deadly Sins of Narcissism". Reprint Edition. New York: Free Press.

O'Donohue, John. 2000. "Eternal Echoes: Celtic Reflections on Our Yearning to Belong". New York: Harper Perennial.

Siegel, Daniel J. "The Mindful Brain: Reflection and Attunement In The Culivation of Well-Being". New York: W.W. Norton.

Siegel, Daniel J., and Mary Hartzell. 2004. "Parenting From The Inside Out". Reprint Edition. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher.

Siegel, Daniel J. 2001. "The Developing Mind: How Relationships and the Brain Interact to Shape Who We Are". New York: Guilford.

Solomon, Marion. 1992. "Narcissism and Intimacy: Love and Marriage in an Age of Confusion". Reprint Edition. New York: W.W. Norton

Young, Jeffrey E., Janet S. Klosko, and Marjorie E. Weishaar. 2006. "Schema Therapy: A Practitioner's Guide". New York: Guilford Press.

Young Jeffrey E. 1999. Cognitive Therapy For Personality Disorders: A Schema-Focused Approach". 3rd Edition. Sarasota, Florida: Professional Resource Press.

Young, Jeffrey E., and Janet Klosko. 1994. "Reinventing Your Life: The Breakthrough Program To End Negative Behavior...and Feel Great Again". Reprint Edition. New York: Plume.