The following list represents some of the books and wellness applications that I have found useful over the years in my clinical work. The titles with *asterisks have been recommended by colleagues in the field who have generously agreed to share their own resources. If you would like a recommendation for further reading or study about a subject that is not listed, please contact me directly.


*Reviving Ophelia by Mary Pipher

Real Boy’s Voices by William Pollack and Todd Schuster


Codependent No More by Melodie Beattie

The Creative Life

Writing as a Way of Healing by Louise DeSalvo

The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg

The Art of Pilgrimage: A Seeker’s Guide to Making Travel Sacred by Phil Cousineau

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

Pilgrim Heart by Sarah York

The Names of Things: A Passage in the Egyptian Desert by Susan Brind Morrow

Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott


Care of the Soul by Thomas Moore

Dancing in the Flames by Marion Woodman

Inner Work by Robert Johnson

Crossing to Avalon by Jean Shinoda Bolen

Memories, Dreams, Reflections by Carl G. Jung

Women Who Run With the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estés

Goddesses in Every Woman by Jean Shinoda Bolen

Gods in Every Man by Jean Shinoda Bolen


Mindsight by Dan Seigel

*Wherever You Go, There You Are:
Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life
by John Kabat-Zinn

Headspace: Guided Meditation and Mindfulness

Insight Timer: Meditation App

Perfectionism & Control

The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown

Addiction to Perfection: The Still Unravished Bride by Marion Woodman


Men, Women, & Worthiness by Brené Brown

The Soul of Sex by Thomas Moore

Hold Me Tight by Sue Johnson

*Attached by Amir Levine and Rachel Heller

Trauma & Recovery

The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van Der Kolk M.D.

Trauma and the Soul by Donald Kalsched

The Drama of the Gifted Child by Alice Miller

The 8 Keys to Safe Trauma Recovery by Babette Rothschild


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