Peter Gross, LCSW

The Child & Family Counseling Group, PLC

Our Creative Self


This page is for the songs, poems , books and images that come from the sorrow and the happiness of life. Some have said the experience of joy is the ability to know both at the same time.


Recommended Readings

Here is a list of books that I have found to be of great value in my practice of psychotherapy.

Full Catastrophe Living by Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D.

Awakening the Heroes Within by Carol Pearson

Radical Acceptance by Tara Brach Ph.D.

Open to Desire by Mark Epstein MD

The Magus by John Fowles

Iron John by Robert Bly

The Voice that is Great Within Us: Poetry Anthology




Here are some links to singers and song writers:

 "Galileo" Indigo Girls

"Crucify" Tori Amos

"Rain" The Beatles

"Mad World" Gary Jules


Movies & Videos