Santa Clara University

Wellness Center

Book and Video Resource Library



Audio Cassettes


Books Available for Check-Out 

College Students & Health Education
Education and Identity, Arthur W. Chickering
Learning For Our Common Health, David Burns
Millennials Rising: The Next Generation, Neil Howe & William Strauss

Drugs and Alcohol
Addictive Behavior: Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Morton Publishing Company
A Matter of Balance: Personal Strategies for Alcohol and Other Drugs, Michael E. Holstein, William E. Cohen & Paul J. Steinbroner
Diagnosing and Treating Co-Dependence, Timmen L. Cermak, M.D.Drugs and Society, Glen Hanson & Peter J. Veturelli
Drugs in Modern Society, Charles R. Carroll
Drugs, Use, Misuse and Abuse, Richard G. Schlaadt &Peter T. Shannon
Dry: A Memoir.  Augusten Burroughs
Our Drink: Detoxing The Perfect Family. Chris Volkmann, Toren Volkmann
Steel Drug, Patricia E. Erickson, Edward M. Adlaf, Glenn F. Murray & Reginald G. Smart
Substance Abuse and The Family, Santa Clara Deputy Sheriffs Association 

Eating Disorders & Body Image
Anorexia Nervosa: A Guide to Recovery.
Bulimia: A Guide to Recovery.
Father Hunger: Fathers, Daughters, and the Pursuit of Thinness,
Margo, Maine, Ph.D.
Feeding the Hungry Heart, Geneen Roth
Making Weight: Men's Conflicts with Food, Weight, Shape & Apperance. Arnold Anderson, M.D.
Reviving Ophilia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, Mary Pipher, Ph.D.

Surviving an Eating Disorder: Strategies for Family and Friends, Michele Siegel, Ph.D., Judith Brisman, Ph.D. Margot Weinshel, M.S.W.
The Athletic Woman's Survival Guide (Eating Disorders and Athletes) Carol L. Otis, MD.
The Beginner's Guide to Eating Disorders Recovery.  Nancy J. Kolodny, M.A.
The Cinderella Complex, Gott Colette Dowling
The Hungry Self, Kim Chernin
The Rules of "Normal" Eating.  Karen R. Koeing, LICSW.
The Secret Language of Eating Disorders, Peggy Claude-Pierre

Family Issues: Adult Children from Difficult/Dysfunctional Families
Adult Children of Alcoholics Volume I,
Timmen L. Cermak, M.D.
Adult Children of Alcoholics Volume II, Timmen L. Cermak, M.D.
Children of Alcoholism: A Survivor’s Manual, Judith S. Seixas
Healing the Child Within, Charles L. Whitfield, M.D.
Toxic Parents: Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families, Susan Forward, Ph.D

Fitness and Nutrition
8-Week Cholesterol Cure,Robert E Kowalski
Eating For Endurance, Ellen Colman, R.D., M.A., M.P.H.
Eating Well On Campus, Ann Selkowitz Litt, M.S., R.D., L.D.
Food for Sport, Nathan J. Smith, M.D. & Bonnie Worthington Roberts, Ph.D.
Getting In Shape, Bob Anderson, Ed Burke & Bill Pearl
Getting Stronger, Bill Pearl
Lose Weight Naturally Cookbook, Sharon Claessens
Lowfat Living, Robert K. Cooper, Ph.D. with Leslie L. Cooper
New American Diet,Sonja L. Conner, M.S., R.D. & William E. Conner, M.D.
Nutrition for Women, Elizabeth Somer, M.A. R.D.
Stretching, Bob Anderson
The Rules of "Normal" Eating. Karen R. Koeing, LICSW.
Wellness Encyclopedia of Food and Nutrition, Sheldon Margen, M.D.
Wellness Guide To Lifelong Fitness, Timothy P. White, Ph.D.

General Counseling Skills & Techniques
The Counseling Dictionary, Samuel T. Gladding
Messages: The Communication Skills Book,
Matthew McKay
Repeat After Me, Claudia Black

Mental Health Issues
Cutting:  Understanding and Overcoming Self-mutilation, Steven Levenkron
Letting Go: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding The College Years, Karen Levin Coburn & Madge Lawrence Treeger
Getting Ready for Marriage Workbook, Jerry D. Hardin
Self Esteem: Tools for Recovery, Lindsey Hall & Leigh Cohn
The Anxiety & Phobia Workbook, Edmund J. Bourne, Ph.D.
The Hero With a Thousand Faces, Joseph Campbell
The Relaxation & Stress Reduction Workbook, Martha Davis, Ph.D., Elizabeth Robbins Eshelman, M.S.W., MAtthew McKacy, Ph.D.
The Search for the Real Self, James F. Masterson, M.D.
Trusting Ourselves, Karen Johnson, M.D.
When Love Goes Wrong: What to Do When You Can’t Do Anything Right,
Ann Jones
Women and Self-Esteem, Linda Tschirhart Sanford
You Mean I Don’t Have to Feel This Way?, Harrison G. Pope

Peer Counseling
Peer Counseling: Skills, Ethics & Perspectives, Vincent J. D’Andrea
Peer Programs on the College Campus: Theory, Training & Voice of the Peers, Sherry L. Hatcher, Ph.D.
Students Helping Students, Steven C. Ender & Fred B. Newton

Rape and Sexual Assault
A Woman Scorned, Peggy Reeves Sanday
Campus Community Confronts Sexual Assault, Juneau Mahan Gary
I Never Called It Rape, Robin Warshaw
In a Different Voice, Carol Gilligan
Sexual Assault In Context (Teaching Men About Gender), Christopher Kilmartin
Sexual Violence On Campus, Allen J. Ottens & Kathy Hotelling
Sex Without Consent, Toby B. Simon & Cathy A. Harris
Transforming a Rape Culture, Emilie Buchwald, Pamela R. Fletcher & Martha Roth

Sexual Abuse & Incest/Trauma
I Never Told Anyone, Ellen Bass
Repressed Memories, Renee Fredrickson, Ph.D.
Secret Survivors: Uncovering Incest and Its Aftereffects on Women, E. Sue Blume
The Me Nobody Knows, Bean and Bennett
The Sexual Healing Journey: A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse, Wendy Maltz
Trauma and Recovery, Judith Herman, M.D.


Videos Available for Check-Out

Drugs & Alcohol
Advertising Alcohol: Calling the Shots
Alcohol 101
Alcohol and Its Effects
Alcohol on Campus: Beer, Lies, and Videotape
Drink Sells the Dream
Marijuana and You
Pack Of Lies: The Advertising of Tobacco
Uppers, Downers, All Arounders: Drugs & Effects

Eating Disorders & Body Image
Best Little Girl In the World, The
(about a girl with anorexia)
Catherine:Death of an Anorexic
Doctor is in...Eating Disorders, The
Dying To Be Thin
(The disturbing truth behind anorexia, bulimia and America's body obsession)
Kate's Secret (about an eating disorder)
Killing Us Softly 3
Perfect Body, The

Perfect Illusions: Eating Disorders and the Family
Secret Between Friends, A
(about 2 friends with eating disorders)
Trouble In Mind: Eating Disorder

Rape & Sexual Assault
Campus Rape
I Wish I Could Have Said No
(The line between wanted and pressured sexual contact)
Our Stories (sexual assault)

New Food Guide Pyramid, The
Nutrition Choices For Young Adults, Part 1
Sports Nutrition

Mental Health
Bradshaw on Homecoming:Original Pain
Bradshaw on Homecoming: The Problem of the Wounded Child

Sex and Sexually Transmitted Infections
Dreamworlds: Desire/Sex/Power in Rock Video
People Like Us
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Spring Break: Sex & Alcohol


Audio Tapes Available for Check-Out

Easing Into Sleep: Slip into a Restful and Comfortable Sleep; Emmett Miller, M.D.
I Can: Achieving Self-Empowerment; Emmett Miller, M.D.
Deep Healing: The Essence of Mind-Body Healing; Emmett Miller, M.D.
Alpha Relaxation System: 2 Disc Relaxation Tapes; Jeffery Thompson

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