The following are a list of resources for counseling that many of our clients have found helpful to their personal growth.  Most of the books can be borrowed from the lending library at Lost and Found Ministry or purchased through Barnes and Noble or  We have also listed community resources that are available to you for free.  Most of the websites listed provide quizzes that counselors at Clarity Counseling may ask you to complete to help you get to know yourself better and to help us counsel you on certain issues.  Our movies list is a new addition that we are building because many of our clients talk to us about the insights they’ve gained through some of the movies they watch.  We also believe the music we listen to can also be helpful to making positive changes in your life.  Our counselors are always open to suggestions on specific books, movies, movies, websites and community resources that have been meaningful to you!


Beginning Experience
Has groups to help individuals who are going through the loss of a loved one due to divorce or death

Center for Interfaith Projects
For individuals seeking to know more about what their faith and/or other faiths

24-hour crisis hotline and information on all the nonprofit organizations in the community

Lost and Found Ministry
A recovery-based lending library

Recovery Worship
A christian-based worship for people in recovery

Has a quiz that can help you determine what religion your beliefs are most closely aligned with.  The answers are sometimes surprising!
Provides a free Enneagram quiz.  It will give you a number and a wing number.  This information can be helpful in job searches as well as just personal insight.
Provides a free Myers-Briggs personality quiz.  This can be very helpful in discovering more about yourself in general and with respect to possible careers.



The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook
by Edmond Bourne

Anxious to Please: Seven Revolutionary
Practices for the Chronically Nice

by English and Rapson

Body Image/Food Issues

The Appetite Awareness Training Workbook
by Linda Craighead

50 Ways to Soothe Yourself Without Food
by Susan Albers

Fat is a Family Affair
by Judith Hollis

Hot and Heavy
by Judith Hollis


Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career Through the Secrets of Personality Type

by Tieger and Tieger


Boundaries: Where You End and I Begin

by Anne Katherine

Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life

by Cloud and Townsend (Christian perspective)

The Five Love Languages

by Gary Chapman

The Passionate Marriage

by David Schnarch

The Myth of Male Power

by Warren Farrell

The Sexual Healing Journey: A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse

by Wendy Maltz

Choosing Happiness

by Alexandra Stoddard (lighthearted tips for elevating your mood)

Healing a Friend’s Grieving Heart:

100 Practical Ideas for Helping Someone You Love Through Loss

by Alan D. Wolfelt

Healing a Child’s Grieving Heart:
100 Practical Ideas for Family, Friends, and Caregivers

by Alan D. Wolfelt

Healing Your Own Grieving Heart:
100 Practical Ideas

by Alan D. Wolfelt

Transforming Loss

by Ashley Davis Prend

Money Issues

The Laws of Money: 5 Timeless Secrets to Get Out and Stay Out of Financial Trouble

by Suze Orman

The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom: Practical and Spiritual Steps so You can Stop Worrying

by Suze Orman


Self-Esteem is a Family Affair

by Jean Illsley Clarke

Codependent No More

by Melody Beattie

The Language of Letting Go

by Melody Beattie

Letting Go of Shame

by Potter and Effron

Anxious to Please: Seven Revolutionary Practices for the Chronically Nice

by English and Rapson

Shadow Work

The Dark Side of the Light Chasers

by Debbie Ford

SoulCollage Evolving

by Seena Frost


The Sacred Art of Loving Kindness

by Rabbi Shapiro