Suggested Reading


Books

Two books that we’ve found to be particularly helpful are:

“The OCD Workbook”by Dr. Bruce Hyman & Cherry Pedrick, RN

and “Brain Lock” by Dr. Jeffrey M. Schwartz

Additional Reading:

Articles and Downloads

Jonathan S. Abramowitz, Ph.D.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Hogrefe & Huber Publishers, 2006
ISBN 0-88937-316-7
Jonathan S. Abramowitz, Ph.D.
Understanding and Treating Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Cognitive-Behavioral Approach
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 2006
ISBN 0-8058-5184-4
Jeff Bell
Rewind, Replay, Repeat
A Memoir of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Hazelden, 2007
ISBN-13  978-1-59285-371-7
Tamar E. Chansky, Ph.D.
Freeing Your Child from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
New York: Crown Publishers, 2000
ISBN 0-8129-3116-5
James Claiborn, Ph.D., Cherry Pedrick, R.N.
THE HABIT CHANGE WORKBOOK
How to Break Bad Habits and Form Good Ones
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2001
ISBN 1-57224-263-9
James Claiborn, Ph.D., Cherry Pedrick, R.N.
The BDD Workbook: Overcoming Body Dysmorphic Disorder
And End Body Image Obsessions
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2002
ISBN 1-57224-293-0
Robert M. Collie, Th.D.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
A Guide for Family, Friends, and Pastors
The Haworth Press, Inc., 2005
ISBN 0-7890-2536-0 (Hard Cover)
0-7890-2537-1 (Soft Cover)
Robert M. Collie, Th.D
The Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Pastoral Care for the Road to Change
The Haworth Press, Inc., 2005
ISBN-0-7890-0707-0 (Hard Cover)
0-7890-0862-6 (Soft Cover)
P. de Silva, S. Rachman
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder – The Facts
3rd Edition
Oxford University Press, 2004
ISBN 0-19-852082-4
Ruth Goldfinger Golomb, Sherrie Mansfield Vavrichek
The Hair Pulling “Habit” And You
How to Solve the Trichotillomania Puzzle
Writers’ Cooperative of Greater Washington, 2000
ISBN 0-96730-502-0
Herbert L. Gravitz, Ph.D.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: New Help for the Family
Healing Visions Press, 1998
ISBN 0-96611044-7
Bruce Hyman, Ph.D., Cherry Pedrick, R.N.
The OCD Workbook
2nd Edition
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2005
ISBN 1-57224-422-4
Christian R. Komor, Psy.D.
The Obsessive-Compulsive’s Meditation Book
Grand Rapids, MI:  St. George Press, 2000
(888) 432-9130
Christian R. Komor, Psy.D.
OCD and Other Gods
Grand Rapids, MI:  St. George Press, 2000
(888) 432-9130
Christian R. Komor, Psy.D.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders:  A Comprehensive Approach
Grand Rapids, MI:  St. George Press, 2001
(888) 432-9130
Christian R. Komor, Psy.D.
The Power of Being: For People Who Do Too Much
Grand Rapids, MI:  St. George Press, 1992
(888) 432-9130
Robert Ladouceur, Stella Lachance
Overcoming Pathological Gambling Therapist Guide
Oxford University Press, 2007
ISBN-10  0-19-531703-3
ISBN-13  978-0-19-531703-9
Karen J. Landsman, Ph.D., Kathleen M. Rupertus, M.A., M.S., Cherry Pedrick, R.N.
Loving Someone with OCD
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2005
ISBN 1-57224-329-5
Paul R. Munford, Ph.D.
Overcoming Compulsive Checking
Free Your Mind From OCD
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2004
ISBN 1-57224-378-3
Paul R. Munford, Ph.D.
Overcoming Compulsive Washing
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2005
ISBN 1-57224-405-4
Fugen Neziroglu, Ph.D., Jerome Bubrick, Ph.D., Jose Yaryura-Tobias, M.D.
Overcoming Compulsive Hoarding
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2004
ISBN 1-57224-349-X
Fred Penzel, Ph.D.
Hair-Pulling Problem: A Complete Guide to Trichotillomania
Oxford University Press, 2003
ISBN 0-19514-942-4
Fred Penzel, Ph.D.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Guide to Getting Well and Staying Well
Oxford University Press, 2000
ISBN 0-19-514092-3
Katharine A. Phillips, M.D.
The Broken Mirror
Revised and Expanded Edition
Oxford University Press, 2005
ISBN 0-19-516719-8
John Piacentini, Audra Langley, Tami Roblek
Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Childhood OCD
Therapists Guide
Oxford University Press, 2007
ISBN-10  0-19-531051-9
ISBN-13  978-0-19-531051-1
John D. Preston, Psy.D., ABPP; John H. O’Neal, M.D.; Mary C. Talage, R. Ph., Ph.D.
Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Therapists
Fourth Edition
New Harbinger Publications, 2005
ISBN 1-57224-399-6
Christine Purdon, David A. Clark
Overcoming Obsessive Thoughts
New Harbinger Publications, Inc., 2005
ISBN 1-57224-381-3
S. Rachman
Anxiety
Second Edition
Psychology Press, 2004
Taylor and Francis Group
ISBN 1-84169-516-5
Jeffrey M. Schwartz, M.D.
Brain Lock: Free Yourself From Obsessive-Compulsive Behavior
Regan Books, 1997
ISBN 0-06098-711-1
D. Stein, M.D., G. Christenson, M.D., E. Hollander, M.D., Editors
Trichotillomania
American Psychiatric Press, 1999
ISBN 0-88048-759-3
David Veale, Robert Wilson
Overcoming Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder:
A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive-Behavioral Techniques
Constable & Robinson, 2005
ISBN-10  1841199362
ISBN-13  978-1841199368
Aureen Pinto Wagner, Ph.D.
Up and Down the Worry Hill: A Children’s Book About OCD and Its Treatment
2nd Edition
Lighthouse Press, Inc., 2004
ISBN 0-96773-476-2
Aureen Pinto Wagner, Ph.D.
What to do When Your Child has Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Strategies and Solutions
Lighthouse Press, Inc., 2002
ISBN 0-9677347-1-1
Sabine Wilhelm, Ph.D.
Feeling Good About the Way You Look.
A Program for Overcoming Body Image Problems
The Guilford Press, 2006
ISBN  1-57230-730-7
Timothy E. Wilens
STRAIGHT TALK ABOUT PSYCHIATRIC MEDICATIONS FOR KIDS
Guilford Press, Inc., 2008
ISBN 1593858426
Emily Watson
ON THE EDGE OF INSANITY
ISBN 1479365300
Wynne & Kristin Beckstrom Radcliffe
Illustrated by Jeremy Provost
Willow Wonders, Why Do I Worry? Willow Wonders is a children’s picture book for children with anxiety and OCD. This book will inspire, guide, reassure, educate and support those children and the people who love them.
Little Creek Press, 2013
ISBN: 978-0-9896431-2-2
Articles by Fred Penzel, Ph.D., and other WSPS Practitioners
Articles by Christian R. Komor, Psy.D.
Articles by Steven Phillipson, Ph.D.
Articles from the OC Foundation
Articles by Jeffrey Schwartz, M.D.
Articles on Hoarding – from the Children of Hoarders website
“Making Goals”, Jonathan Grayson, Ph.D.
“Relief from OCD” – a brochure from the OC Foundation of Metro Chicago
“Got OCD?” – a brochure for teens and pre-teens from the OC Foundation of Metro Chicago
“How to Help Your Child: A Guide for Parents”, OC Foundation of Metro Chicago
“OCD? A Guide for Young Children” – by OCD-UK
“Trichotillomania and Coping With Those Restless Nights”
“In Pursuit of Perfection – A Primary Care Physician’s Guide to Body Dysmorphic Disorder”

“Kids Like Me”, Constance H. Foster

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