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DISCLAIMER: Nothing contained in this informational website should be construed as anything other than material designed to inform the end user about the services that I offer and my methodology. The information presented is not to be relied upon by any person as guidance for an individual situation in the absence of a further in depth discussion with Kimberly Delaney. Each person's problems are unique in their own way and not susceptible to solution through material contained on a website. Resources and links are provided for information purposes only as they might be of interest to a user of this site but are offered without any warranty or responsiblity for their content.



24 Hour Crisis Line: 206-461-3222 or 1-800-621-6040

CPS: 1-800-609-8764 or 1-800-422-7517

Teen Link Help Line: 206-461-4922 | 6-10pm nightly




Alcoholics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous




Narrative Therapy


Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul on Tough Stuff: Stories of Tough Times and Lessons Learned

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, and Kimberly Kirberger


Dying to Be Thin: Understanding and Defeating Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia

by Ira M. Sacker, Ph.D and Marc A Zimmer, Ph.D


Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls

by Mary Pipher, Ph.D


Real Boys: Rescuing Our Sons from the Myths of Boyhood

by William Pollack, Ph.D with foreward by Mary Pipher, Ph.D


Parenting Teenagers: Systematic Training for Effective Parenting of Teens 

by Don Dinkmeyer Sr. and Gary D. McKay


Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child

by John Gottman, Joan Declaire and Daniel Goleman


Yes, Your Teen is Crazy!: Loving Your Kid Without Losing Your Mind

by Michael J. Bradley


Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children

by Wendy Mogel




The Good Divorce: Keeping Your Family Together When Your Marriage Comes Apart

by Constance Ahrons, Ph.D


What About the Kids: Raising Your Children Before, During and After Divorce

by Judith S. Wallerstein and Sandra Blakeslee


Rebuilding When Your Relationship Ends

by Bruce Fisher


Divorced Families

by Constance Ahrons and Roy Rodgers


Helping Your Kids Cope With Divorce the Sandcastles Way

by M. Gary Nueman and with Patricia Romanowski





The Dance of Anger

by Harriet Lerner, Ph.D


The Dance of Connection

by Harriet Lerner, Ph.D





Who Moved My Cheese? 

by Spencer Johnson, M.D.


The Language of Letting Go 

by Melody Beattie


The Sunflower: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness

by Simon Wiesenthal


How Can I Forgive You?: The Courage to Forgive, the Freedom Not To

by Janis Abrahams Spring, Ph.D with Michael Spring


Codependent No More

by Melody Beattie


Help Lines


Youth Adolescents



Inspiration, Change & Forgiveness

Communication & Emotions

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