RECOMMENDED READING

Although these books do not represent a basis or framework for this workshop, they will help reinforce new thinking and a new focus for the future.

BOOKS WRITTEN BY CFAL CLIENTS
 

Abel, Gene G., M.D. & Nora Harlow. The Stop Child Molestation Book.. Xlibris Corporation, 2001

Collins, Diane.  Do You Quantum Think?  New Thinking That Will Rock Your World.  SelectBooks, 2011

Fleming, Andrew T.  Backing Down the Ladder.  New Vision Press, 1998

Fleming, Andrew T. Getting Ahead Without Losing Heart. Frederic C. Beil, Inc., 1999

Ford, Debbie. The Best Year of Your Life. HarperCollins, 2005

Ford, Debbie. Dark Side of the Light Chasers, The: Reclaiming Your Power, Creativity, Brilliance, and Dreams.     Riverhead Books, 1998

Ford, Debbie. Right Questions, The: Ten Essential Questions to Guide You to an Extraordinary Life. Harper San Francisco, 2004

Ford, Debbie. The Secret of the Shadow.  Harper San Francisco, 2002

Ford, Debbie. Spiritual Divorce.  HarperCollins, 2001

Ford, Debbie. Why Good People Do Bad Things: How to Stop Being Your Own Worst Enemy. HarperOne - Reprint edition, (April 14, 2009)

Guilmartin, Nance. Healing Conversations: What to Say When You Don't Know What to Say.  Jossey-Bass,  2002

Guilmartin,  Nance.  Power of (Pause): How to be more EFFECTIVE in a demanding, 24/7 world.  Jossey-Bass,  2010

Holland, Elaine.  Making Feedback Work: The Key to Building Effective Teams.  CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014

Kranzley, Dr. Richard.  Formula V: Leading with Vitality.  AuthorHouse Publishing, 2011 

Levoy, Gregg. Callings: Finding and Following An Authentic Life.  Harmony Books, 1998

Minsker, Barbara.  The Joyful Professor – A Shift from Surviving to Thriving in the Faculty Life.  MavenMark Books, 2010. 

Minsker, Barbara.  The Joyful U – Discovering the Path of Success and Happiness – Mindful Living with Purpose and Resilience.  MavenMark Books, 2014. 

Meuth, Elsbeth and Weaver, Freddy Zental. Sexual Enlightenment – How to Create Lasting Fulfillment in Life, Love and Intimacy. Balboa Press, 2013

O’Brien, Michael J. Profit From Experience: How to Make the Most of Your Learning and Your Life. Bard & Stephen, 1995

O’Brien, Michael J. QuickSilver: A Revolutionary Way to Lead the Many and the Few – Beginning with You.  The Printed Word, 2009

Scherer, John. Work and the Human Spirit.  John Scherer & Associates, 1998

Scherer, John and Yeoell, Mark. Facing the Tiger: How to Turn Conflict into Positive Change. Human  Resource Development Press, 2001

Schuller, Peter. Wisdom of the Soul. Vantage, 1998

Shaw, Nan Hoy. How to Get Your Wiggle Back!. Mattermatics Publishing, 2009

Swerdlin, Dorn. A New Science Worldview.  Balboa Press, 2012

Thurman, Howard. Search for Common Ground, The. Friends United Press, 1986

Wright, Judith.  There Must Be More Than This:  Finding More Life, Love and Meaning by Overcoming Your Soft Addictions. Broadway Books, 2003

 


OTHER BOOKS WE RECOMMEND 

 

Arbinger Institute, The.  The Anatomy of Peace: Resolving the Heart of Conflict. Berrett-Koehler Publishers; Second Edition , 2008

Arbinger Institute, The. Leadership and Self Deception: Getting Out of the Box. Berrett-Koehler Publishers; Second Edition , 2010

Begley, Sharon. Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain. Ballantine Books, 2007

Berendt, Joachim-Earnest. The Third Ear – On Listening to the World. Henry Holt & Co, 1992

Buber, Martin. I and Thou. Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.

Budd, Matthew M.D. You Are What You Say: A Harvard Doctor's Six-Step Proven Program for Transforming Stress Through the Power of Language. Crown, 2001

Cashman, Kevin. Leadership from the Inside Out. Executive Excellence, 1999

Chaman, Gary. Loving Solutions: Overcoming Barriers in Your Marriage. Northfield Publishing, 1998

Clark, Taylor. Nerve: Poise Under Pressure, Serenity Under Stress, and the Brave New science if Fear and Cool. Little, Brown and Company, 2011

Connolly, Mickey and Rianoshek, Richard. The Communication Catalyst.  Dearborn, 2002

Cozolino, Louis. The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy – Building and Rebuilding the Human Brain. W. W. Norton & Company, 2002

Crum, Thomas F. The Magic of Conflict: Turning a Life of Work into a Work of Art. Touchstone, 1987

Dispenza, Joe. Evolve Your Brain – The Science of Changing Your Mind. HCI, 2007

Dreyfus, Hubert L. Being-in-the-World.  MIT Press, 1991

Dweck, Carol. Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. Ballantine Books, 2007

Edelman, Gerald M. Reflections on Leadership: How the Servant-Leadership Theory Influenced Today’s Top. Basic Books, 1990

Fehmi, Les. The Open-Focus Brain: Harnessing the Power of Attention to Heal Mind and Body. Trumpeter, 2007

Gladwell, Malcolm. Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. Little, Brown and Company, 2002

Gladwell, Malcolm. Outliers: The Story of Success. Little, Brown and Company, 2008

Goleman, Daniel,( Narrated By). Destructive Emotions: How Can We Overcome Them? - Dialogue with Dalai Lama. Bantam, 2003

Goleman, Daniel. Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More than IQ. Bantam, 1995

Heen, Sheila and Stone, Douglas and Patton, Bruce. Difficult Conversations:  How to Discuss What Matters Most. Penguin Press, 1999

Heath, Chip and Dan. Switch. Broadway Books, 2012

Hickman, Craig. Mind of a Manager, Soul of a Leader. John Wiley and Sons, 1990

Katie, Byron. I Need Your Love - Is That True?: How to Stop Seeking Love, Approval, and Appreciation and Start Finding Them Instead. Three Rivers Press, 2006

Katie, Byron. Loving What Is: Four Questions That Can Change Your Life. Three Rivers Press - 2003

Kegan, Robert and Lahey Laskow, Lisa. How the Way We Talk Can Change the Way We Work. Jossey-Bass, 2001

Lakoff, George and Johnson, Mark. Metaphors We Live By. Chicago Press, 1990

Loggins, Kenny and  Loggins,  Julia. The Unimaginable Life: Lessons Learned on the Path of Love. Avon Books, 1998

Markova, Dawna. I Will Not Die and Unlived Life: Reclaiming Purpose and Passion. Conari Press, 2000

McLaren, Karla. Emotional Genius: Discovering the Deepest Language of the Soul. Laughing Tree Press, 2001

Nepo, Mark. The Book of Awakening: Having The Life You Want By Being Present To The Life You Have. Conari Press, 2000

O’Donoghue, John. To Bless the Space Between Us: A Book of Blessings. Doubleday Books. 2008.

Palmer, Parker. Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation. Jossey-Bass, 1999

Schwartz M.D., Jeffrey and Begley, Sharon. The Mind and The Brain: Neuroplasticitu and the Power of Mental Force. Harper Collins 2002

Schein, Edgar H. Humble Inquiry, The Gentle Art of Asking Instead of Telling. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. 2013

Searle, John R. Minds, Brains and Science. Harvard University Press, 1984

Siegel, Daniel J. The Developing Mind: How Relationships and the Brain Interact to Shape Who We Are. Guilford Press, 2001

Tolle, Eckhart. A New Earth: Awakening To Your Life’s Purpose. Gale Cengage, 2008

Whyte, David. Crossing the Unknown Sea, Work as a Pilgrimage of Identity. Riverhead Books, 2002