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Helping people bring structure and calm to chaos

Deanne Carter, LMHC

253 . 651 . 3752

Helping people bring structure and calm to chaos

Deanne Carter, LMHC

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Life books / audio

  • Way of the Peaceful Warrior, Dan Millman

  • Wherever You Go, There You Are, Jon Kabat-Zinn

  • Knowing Your Shadow, Robert Augustus Masters

  • The Highly Sensitive Person's Workbook, Elaine Aron

  • Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why, Lawrence Gonzales

  • Men, Women, and Worthiness, Brene Brown

  • How to Win Friends and Influence People, Dale Carnegie

  • The Mystic Path to Cosmic Power, Vernon Howard, 

  • Eastern Body, Western Mind, Anodea Judith

  • The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey

  • DBT Skills Training Handouts and Worksheets,Second Edition, Marsha Linehan

  • The Power of Now, Eckhert Tolle

  • Bioenergetics, Alexander Lowen

  • Dear Lover and Way of the Superior Man, David Deida

  • Love and Survival, Dean Ornish

  • Dreaming True: How to Dream Your Future and Change Your Life for the Better, Robert Moss

  • The Wheel of Life: A Memoir of Living and Dying, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

  • Shaman, M.D.: A Plastic Surgeon’s Remarkable Journey Into the World of Shapeshifting, Eve Bruce


Relationship books/audio

  • Transformation through Intimacy, Robert Augustus Masters

  • Wired for Love, and Your Brain on Love, Stan Taktin

  • 10 Lessons to Transform your Marriage, John Gottman

  • What Makes Love Last?, John Gottman

  • Hold Me Tight, Sue Johnson

  • Fighting for your Marriage, Markman, Stanley, Blumberg

  • Enlightened Sex, David Deida

  • Perfect Love, Imperfect Relationships, John Wellwood

  • Intimacy & Desire, David Schnarch

  • You Just Don't Understand, Deborah Tannen

  • 12 Hours to a Great Marriage, Markman, Stanley, Blumberg Jenkins, Whitley

  • On Intimacy, Harriert Lerner

  • The Mastery of Love: A Practical Guide to the Art of Relationship, Don Miguel Ruiz


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Steilacoom, and University Place area in Pierce County, Washington​


​Materials and tips on this site are provided as psycho-education only and do not constitute

therapy treatment, nor establish a counseling or coaching relationship with the reader. 

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