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Highlighted Titles on Guided Reading
Selected books on the use of bibliotherapy, with reading lists.
NEW (12/2016): Interview from NPR with the authors of Out of the Wreck.
Out of the Wreck I Rise by A recent addition to self help books "structured to follow the arduous steps to sobriety."
Publication Date: 2016-08-23
The Novel Cure by Favorite quote: "Whatever your ailment, our prescriptions are simple: a novel (or two), to be read at regular intervals".
Publication Date: 2014-12-30
Using Books in Clinical Social Work Practice: A Guide to Bibliotherapy by Pardeck (professor of social work, Southwest Missouri State U.) introduces social workers to the field of bibliotherapy (involving the patient in the therapeutic process through the reading of selected books). The book introduces the principles and techniques of bibliotherapy, discusses clinical applications and problems that can be treated with bi
Changing Lives Through Literature by The stories in this anthology have been successful in exciting conversation among the Changing Lives Through Literature Groups, specifically in relation to work in the Massachusetts prison system.
Recovery Reading Lists on the Web
Yound Adult Recovery Reading Lists on the Web
Reading Lists in this Guide
Also in this guide:
The R4R LibGuide offers several reading lists under the For Readers and For Addiction Professionals tabs.