Reading List

Recommended Reading List


  • Am I Still Visible: A Woman's Triumph Over Anorexia Nervosa by Sandra Harvey Heater
  • An Alchemy of Mind by Diane Ackerman
  • An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness by Kay Redfield Jamison
  • Awakenings by Oliver Sacks
  • Composing Myself: A Journey Through Postpartum Depression by Fiona Shaw
  • Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness by William Stryon
  • Eating, Drinking, Overthinking by Susan Nolen-Hoeksema
  • Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More than IQ by Daniel Goleman
  • Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life by Mihalyi Csikszentmihalyi
  • Girl, Interrupted by Suzanne Keysen
  • How to Think Straight About Psychology by Keith Stanovich
  • I Never Promised You a Rose Garden by Hannah Green
  • Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder by Richard Louv
  • Learned Optimism: The Skill to Conquer Life's Obstacles, Large/Small by Martin Seligman
  • Love's Executioner & Other Tales of Psychotherapy by Irvin Yalom
  • Magic Trees of the Mind: How to Nurture Your Child's Intelligence,Creativity, and Healthy Emotions by Marion Diamond
  • Man's Search for Meaning by Victor Frankl
  • Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck
  • Momma and the Meaning of Life: Tales of Psychotherapy by Irvin Yalom
  • Nature via Nurture by Matt Ridley
  • Nobody's Child by Marie Balter & Richard Katz
  • Nobody Nowhere by Donna Williams
  • Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships by Daniel Goleman
  • The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  • The Lucifer Effect by Phillip Zimbardo
  • The Mind at Night by Andrea Rock
  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks
  • The New Feeling Good Handbook by David Burns
  • The Paradox of Choice by Barry Schwartz
  • The Power of Mindful Learning by Ellen Langer
  • The Scientist in the Crib: What Early Learning Tells Us about the Mind by Alison Gopnik, et al.
  • Thinking in Pictures and Other Reports from My Life with Autism by Temple Grandin
  • Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness & Artistic Temperament by Kay Jamison
  • What's Going on in There? How the Brain and Mind Develop in the First Five Years of Life by Lise Eliot
  • Women Who Think Too Much - How to Break Free of Over-thinking and Reclaim Your Life by Susan Nolen-Hoeksema