Helpful Reading

Art Therapy

  • Art as Medicine: Creating a Therapy of the Imagination. Shaun McNiff
  • Art is a Way of Knowing: A Guide to Self-Knowledge and Spiritual Fulfillment through Creativity. Pat Allen
  • The Artist’s Way. Julia Cameron
  • The Courage to Create. Rollo May

Hakomi and Body-Centered Psychotherapy

  • Body-Centered Psychotherapy. Ron Kurtz
  • Grace Unfolding. Ron Kurtz
  • Waking the Tiger. Peter Levine

Mindfulness and Meditation

  • A Path with Heart. Jack Kornfield
  • Care of The Soul: A Guide for Cultivating Depth and Sacredness in Everyday Life. Thomas Moore
  • Everyday Zen: Love and Work. Charlotte Joko Beck
  • Full Catastrophe Living. Jon Kabat-Zinn
  • Healing through the Dark Emotions: The Wisdom of Grief, Fear, and Despair. Miriam Greenspan
  • How to Meditate: A Practical Guide to Making Friends with Your Mind. Pema Chodron
  • Ordinary Magic: Everyday Life as Spiritual Path. John Welwood (Ed.)
  • Start Where You Are. Pema Chodron
  • The Mindful Brain. Daniel Seigel
  • The Sanity We Are Born With: A Buddhist Approach to Psychology. Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche
  • When Things Fall Apart. Pema Chodron

Parenting, Child Development, Relationship, Attachment/Bonding

  • A General Theory of Love. Thomas Lewis, M.D., Fari Amini, M.D., Richard Lannon, M.D.
  • Parenting from the Inside Out. Dan Siegel
  • Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child. John Gottman
  • The Whole Brain Child. Dan Siegel
  • Wired for Love. Stan Tatkin