Inspiration

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Inspirational Reading

Parenting:

  • Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men- Leonard Sax
  • Girls on the Edge: The Four Factors Driving the New Crisis for Girls: Sexual Identity, the Cyberbubble, Obsessions, Environmental Toxins- Leonard Sax
  • The Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder- Richard Louv
  • The Parallel Process: Growing Alongside Your Adolescent or Young Adult Child in Treatment- Krissy Pozatek

Uplifting/Self-Help:

  • Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead- Brene Brown
  • Moody Bitches: The Truth About the Drugs You’re Taking, the Sleep You’re MIssing, the Sex You’re Not Having and What’s Really Making You Crazy- Julie Holland
  • Soulcraft: Crossing into the mysteries of Nature and the Psyche- Bill Plotkin
  • The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment- Eckhart Tolle
  • The Untethered Soul- Michael A. Singer
  • You are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life- Jen Sincero

Educational:

  • Being with Dying: Cultivating Compassion and Fearlessness in the Presence of Death- Joan Halifax
  • Food & Behavior: A Natural Connection- Barbara Reed Stitt
  • Nonviolent Communication- Create Your Life, Your Relationships, and Your World in Harmony with Your Values- Marshall Rosenberg
  • The Complex PTSD Workbook: A Mind-Body Approach to Regaining Emotional Control & Becoming Whole- Arielle Schwartz
  • The Power of Ted: The Empowerment Dynamic- David Emerald
  • Vagina: A New Biography- Naomi Wolf

Relational:

  • The High Conflict Couple: A Dialectical Behavior Therapy Guide to Finding Peace, Intimacy & Validation- Alan E. Fruzzetti
  • The Science of Trust: Emotional Attunement for Couples- John M. Gottman
  • Wired for Love- Stan Tatkin