In addition to the information contained in the links below, the Collins Center also maintains a resource library located in our office. Feel free to come and check out the library in person, or contact us if you are looking for a specific publication.


Children's books

Once Upon a Potty by Alona Frankel

The Bare Naked Book by Alona Frankel

You Were Loved Before You Were Born by Eve Bunting & Karen Barbour

Glad Monster Sad Monster by Ed Emberly & Anne Miranda

How Are You Peeling by Saxton Freymann & Joost Eiffers

All By Myself by Mercer Mayer

Loving Touches by Lory Freeman

Who Has What?: All About Girls' Bodies and Boys' Bodies by Robie H. Harris

What's In There?: All About Before You were Born by Robie H. Harris

What Makes a Baby? by Cory Silverberg

Amazing You: Getting Smart About Your Private Parts by Gail Saltz

It's NOT The Stork: A Book about Girls, Boys, Babies, Bodies, Families and Friends by Robie H. Harris

It's So Amazing!: A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies and Family by Robie H. Harris

No Means No!: Teaching Children About Personal Boundaries, Respect, and Consent by Jayneen Sanders

Those are MY Private Parts by Diane Hansen

Your Body Belongs to You by Cornelia Maude Spelman

An Exceptional Children's Guide to Touch: Teaching Social and Physical Boundaries to Kids by Hunter Manasco

My Body is Private by Linda Walvoord Girard

Older Children, Pre-teen, & Teenagers

It's Not the Stork by Robbie H. Harris

Sex, Puberty, and All That Stuff: A Guide to Growing Up by Jacqui Bailey and Jan McCafferty

It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health by Robbie H. Harris

The Care and Keeping of You 1: The Body Book for Younger Girls by Valorie Schaefer & Josee Masse

The Care and Keeping of You 2: The Body Book for Older Girls by Cara Natterson & Josee Masse

The Boy's Body Book: Everything You Need to Know for Growing Up YOU by Kelli Dunham

What Smart Teens Know... About Dating, Relationships, and Sex by Deborah Hatchell

For Parents

For Goodness Sex: Changing the Way We Talk to Teens About Sexuality, Values, and Health by Al Vernacchio

Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions Into Adulthood by Lisa Damour

Sex & Sensibility: The Thinking Parent's Guide to Talking Sense About Sex by Deborah Roffman

A Child is Born by Lennart Nilsson

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

A Very Touching Book: For Little People and Big People by Jan Hindman

Keeping the Peace: Practicing Co-Operation & Conflict Resolution with Preschoolers by Suzanne Wichert

Mayday: Asking for Help in Times of Need by Nora Laver