Recommended Reading


You Are the One You’ve Been Waiting For, Richard Schwartz — For couples desiring to grow as individuals and a committed partnership. Or for someone going through a divorce and wondering about their part in it.

*Can be purchased from The Center for Self Leadership (don’t look on Amazon). Scroll down for the hard copy; up a few for the e-book.

Becoming Wise, Krista Tippett–Wisdom from the brilliant and compassionate host of On Being, featured on NPR and podcasts.

Memories, Dreams, Reflections, Carl Jung — The spiritual journey, by one of the early pioneers in psychotherapy.

The Body Keeps The Score, Bessel von der Kolk — Explains the body’s role in trauma and healing.

Breathe Deep Laugh Loudly: The Joy of Transformational Breathing,  Judith Kravitz — Illustrates the amazing power of breathing to heal and change our lives.


Cutting for Stone, Abraham Verghese — The bittersweet fictional story of twin brothers in their journey from war-torn Eritrea to the world and medicine.

Snow Falling on Cedars, David Guterson — Love lost, and ultimately gained in an expanded form.

Mink River, Patrick Doyle — Whimsical tales of heartfelt relationships with spiritual twists.