Austin Family Counseling is passionate about equipping our community with helpful resources. Below are a variety of resources that can provide guidance, support, opportunities to reflect and a space to learn more about yourself! These resources are free!


Book Recommendations

The Seven Principles of Making Marriage Work
The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love That Lasts
Positive Discipline: The Classic Guide to Helping Children Develop Self-Discipline, Responsibility, Cooperation, and Problem-Solving Skills
The Body Keeps Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
How to Be an Antiracist
Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help YouFind – and Keep – Love
I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times

Book Recommendations For Children

Ravi’s Roar
Little Monkey Calms Down
Skin Like Mine
What To Do When You Worry Too Much
My Mouth Is A Volcano!
What To Do When Your Temper Flares
A Terrible Thing Happened
The Snowy Day
Listening With My Heart
Hair Love
Calm Down Time
In My Heart: A Book Of Feelings
The Day You Begin
Wilma Jean the Worry Machine
Fred Stays With Me!
It’s Not Your Fault, Koko Bear: A Read-Together Book for Parents and Young Children
Two Homes
Was it the Chocolate Pudding? A Story for Little Kids about Divorce
Don’t Fall Apart on Saturdays! The Children’s Divorce Survival Book
On The Day His Daddy Left
Divorce Helpbook for Teens
Now What Do I Do? A Guide to Help Teenagers with their Parents’ Separation or Divorce
Split in Two: Keeping it Together When Your Parents Split Apart
Skills for Big Feelings: A Guide for Teaching Kids Relaxation, Regulation, and Coping Techniques