Recommended Reading

Divorce & Splitting Up: Advice from a Top Divorce Lawyer  by Marilyn Stowe

The Language of Letting Go – Melody Beattie
Melody Beattie integrates her own life experiences and fundamental recovery reflections in this unique daily meditation book written especially for those of us who struggle with the issue of codependency.
Choices – Taking Control of Your Life & Making it Better – Melody Beattie
Melody’s new book is a wonderful collection of lessons about how to be in charge even when we seemingly control nothing.
The Grief Club – The Secret to Getting Through All Kinds of Change – Melody Beattie
How to move on after a major loss. The death of a loved one, the end of a career, a health crisis. Or a divorce!

Women Who Love Too Much – Robin Norwood
This is the world-renowned, inspiring, practical program for women who believe that being in love means being in pain. Based on the multi-million-copy bestseller, Women Who Love Too Much presents a clear, comprehensive, 10-point recovery plan for women who are addicted to the wrong men for the wrong reasons.

Breaking Point:: Why Women Fall Apart and How They Can Re-create Their Lives By Martha Beck
Behind the elegant power of 300 women relating their life stories lies a naked truth that any woman of any age will instantly comprehend.

A Rough Journey to Triumph – Janet Sirmans
Janet Sirmans shares her personal life experiences with her multiple marriages and divorces. She reveals the many lessons she’s learned through these relationships in hopes to help other women to realize that there is life after divorce and to make them aware to be careful with their choice of mate.

Healing Your Emotional Self – Beverly Engel

Signs of Emotional Abuse: Know about the War for Power and Control in Relationships – Neil Werner
For those who aren’t sure how to define emotional abuse, aren’t sure of the emotional abuse signs or aren’t sure how emotional abuse starts, this book resolves all of these questions.

Breaking Free from Emotional Abuse: How to Restore Your Joy by Healing Your Life – Neil Werner
This book aims to be one of the few that actually take into account the deep confusion victims feel about their abusers. It addresses the insecurity of the victim, acknowledging that many people will hold out until the very end, hoping that the abuser, someone they are deeply in love with, will change.

The Courage to Be Yourself: A Woman’s Guide to Emotional Strength and Self-Esteem – Sue Patton Thoele
The Courage to Be Yourself helps women enhance their self-esteem and tap into their core emotional strength. In this special edition, Thoele continues her quest to provide the necessary tools to help women transform their common fears into the courage to express their unique authentic selves.

Runaway Husbands: The Abandoned Wife’s Guide to Recovery and Renewal – Vikki Stark
Based on a study of over 400 women worldwide this is the first book to explore and offer healing strategies to women whose lives have been turned upside down by Wife Abandonment Syndrome. Wife Abandonment Syndrome is a pattern of behavior on the part of a husband who leaves his wife out-of-the-blue from what she believed was a happy marriage.

Happily Ever After Divorce: Notes of a Joyful Journey – Jessica Bram
While more than half of all marriages end in divorce, joy and happiness does not have to die with it. Happily Ever After Divorce: Notes of a Joyful Journey gives a seldom touched-on view of divorce – a positive view of life on the other side.

The Five Love Languages – Gary Chapman

Finding Your Own North Star – Martha Beck

The Power of Focus – Mark Victor Hansen, Jack Canfield,

The Path to Love: Spiritual Strategies for Healing– Deepak Chopra

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen R. Covey
The 8th Habit: Stephen R. Covey
The 3rd Alternative – Stephen Covey

The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living – The Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler

Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life – Wayne W. Dyer
Inspiration: Your Ultimate Calling – Wayne W. Dyer
Real Magic: Creating Miracles in Everyday Life – Wayne W. Dyer

Women Who Run with the Wolves – Clarissa Pinkola Estes PhD

Man’s Search for Meaning – Viktor E. Frankl

The Prophet – Kahlil Gibran

Men Are From Mars, Women Are from Venus – John Gray

How To Make The Rest of Your Life The Best of Your Life – Mark Victor Hansen and Art Linkletter

You Can Heal Your Life – Louise Hay

Ask and It Is Given: Learning to Manifest Your Desires – Esther and Jerry Hicks

Success through a Positive Mental Attitude – W. Clement Stone and Napoleon Hill

The Soul’s Code: In Search of Character and Calling – James Hillman

Who Moved My Cheese – Spencer Johnson

The Way of the Peaceful Warrior – Dan Millman

Everyday Enlightenment – Dan Millman

The Hearts Code – Paul Pearsall, PH.D

The Hero Within – Carol S. Pearson

The Road Less Traveled – M. Scott Peck

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance – Robert M. Pirsig

Open Your Mind to Receive – Catherine Ponder

Open Your Mind to Prosperity – Catherine Ponder

The Dynamic Laws of Healing – Catherine Ponder

The Dynamic Laws of Prosperity and Giving – Catherine Ponder

Unlimited Power – Anthony Robbins
Awaken the Giant Within – Anthony Robbins

Conversations with God, Books 1, 2 and 3 – Neale Donald Walsch
Little Soul and the Earth: I’m Somebody! – Neale Donald Walsch
The Little Soul and the Sun: A Children’s Parable Adapted from Conversations with God – Neale Donald Walsch

Return to Love – Marianne Williamson
A Course In Miracles – Marianne Williamson

The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity -Julia Cameron
Have you ever longed to be able to draw or paint, write or compose music? With The Artist’s Way you can discover how to unlock your latent creativity and make your dreams a reality. The Artist’s Way helps demystify the creative process by making it part of your daily life. It tackles your self-doubts, self-criticism and worries about time, money and the support to pursue your creative dream.