Although I have yet to find any one book that has the definitive answer for any challenge we face, these books have some very good points that I often find myself returning to again and again.
Bed Timing: The "when-to" guide to helping your child to sleep
Marc Lewis, Ph.D., and Isabela Granic, Ph.D.
Collins Canada, 2009
Don't Let Your Emotions Run Your Life for Teens: Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills for Helping You Manage Mood Swings, Control Angry Outbursts, and Get Along with Others
Sheri Van Dijk
Instant Help, 2011
Exploring Feelings: Anxiety: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy to Manage Anxiety
by Tony Attwood
The Explosive Child: A new approach for understanding and parenting easily frustrated, chronically inflexible children
Ross W. Greene, Ph.D.
The Happiest Toddler on the Block
Dr Harvey Karp
Kids Are Worth It!: Giving Your Child the Gift of Inner Discipline
William Morrow Paperbacks, 2002
Here are a few of my favorite Ted Talks, because sometimes there isn’t enough time for a whole book:
Andrew Solomon: Love, no matter what | TED Talk | TED.com
Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation | TED Talk | TED.com
Meg Jay: Why 30 is not the new 20 | TED Talk | TED.com