Recommended Books

Baker, Dan: What Happy People Know: How The Science of Happiness Can Change Your Life For the Better

Beck, Martha; Finding Your Own North Star: Claiming the Life You Were Meant To Live

Bonheim, Jalaja: Aphrodite’s Daughters: Women’s Sexual Stories and the Journey of the Self

Brenner, Paul:  Buddha in the Waiting Room: Simple Truths About Health, Illness, and Healing

Carson, Richard; Taming the Gremlin: A Guide to Enjoying Yourself

Duerk, Judith: I Sit Listening to the Wind

Evans, Patricia: The Verbally Abusive Relationship: How to recognize it, and how to respond

Gladwell, Malcolm: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

James, John & Friedman, Russell; The Grief Recovery Handbook: The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce, and Other Losses

Jeffers, Susan; Embracing Uncertainy: Breakthrough Methods for Achieving Peace of Mind When Faving the Unknown

Kingma, Daphne Rose: Coming Apart: Why Relationships End & How to Live Through the Ending of Yours

Kohn, Alfie: Punished by Rewards: The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A’s, Praise, and Other Bribes

Kohn, Alfie: Unconditional Parenting: Moving from Rewards and Punishment to Love and Reason

Mountain Dreamer, Oriah; The Dance: Moving to the Rhythms of Your True Self

Muller, Wayne; How, Then, Shall We Live? Four Simple Questions That Reveal the Beauty and Meaning of our Lives

Muller, Wayne; Legacy of the Heart: Spiritual Advantages of a Painful Childhood

Muller, Wayne; Sabbath: Finding Rest, Renewal, and Delight in Our Busy Lives

O’Donnell, Michele Longo; Of Monkeys and Dragons: Freedom from the Tyranny of Disease

Peacock, Fletcher: Water The Flowers, Not The Weeds

Psaris, Jett & Lyons, Marlena; Undefended Love

Richo, David:  The Five Things We Cannot Change … And the Happiness We Find By Embracing Them

Rosenberg, Marshall; Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Compassion

Roth, Geneen; Appetites. (Self-acceptance, we are enough.)

Ruis, Miguel; The Four Agreements

Stone, Douglas, et al (Harvard Negotiation Project): Difficult Conversations: How To Discuss What Matters Most

Tolle, Eckhart; The Power of NOW: A Spiritual Guide to Enlightenment

Young-Eisendrath, Polly; Women and Desire: Beyond Wanting to Be Wanted