Recommended Reading

Beat the Blues Before they Beat You – Robert L. Leary. Hay House 2010.

The Worry Cure – Robert Leahy.

Treatment Plans and Interventions for Depression and Anxiety Disorders – Michael Leary.

Coaching and Betrayal. Keri Phillips. KPA 2010.

Scripts People Live. Claude Steiner. Bantam. 1975.

Lives People Live. Mavis Klein. Wiley. 1980

Postmodernism – a Very Short Introduction. Christopher Butler. Osford. 2002.

The Making and Breaking of Affectional Bonds. John Bowlby. Routledge. 2005.

Manage your Day-to-Day by Jocelyn K. Glei.

The Creative Habit by Twyla Thorp.



  1. Do it or Ditch it by Bev James. Eight simple steps to focus on ideas that work.
  2. The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg. Describes recent research in transforming habits.
  3. Wired for joy by Laurel MellinSeven Habits by Steve Cody. Shows how to create happiness from within.
  4. Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman. Answers the questions why EI matters more than IQ.
  5. Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Steve R Covy. He explores the principles of fairness, integrity, honesty and human dignity.
  6. What got You Here Won’t Get You There by Marshall Goldsmith. He describes seven ways to change bad habits.
  7. You are what you think by Ray Kurzweil. He explores the secret underlying human thought.
  8. Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry & Jena Greaves. This book gives insights on how to develop EO.
  9. The Aftist’s Way by Julia Cameron. She presents the creative process as part of daily life.
  10. Change your Questions Change Your Life by Marilee G Adams. Question thinking has results.
  11. The Imitation of Christ by Thomas ‘A Kempis (A Reading by Bernard Bangley) The simple wisdom of a seventeenth century monk.
  12. Change your Questions Change Your Life by Marilee G Adams. Question thinking has results.
  13. How to Stop Worrying and Start Living by Dale Carnegy. Stopping the worrying habit.
  14. You are not your Brain by David Schwartz. A four step solution to taking control of your life.
  15. The Art of Having It All by Christy Whitman. Radical Turnabouts.


  1.   Quiet Leadership by David Rock. Tells how to help people think and not telling others what to do.
  2. Dealing with Difficult People by Roy Lilley.
  3. Nonviolent Communication by Marshall B. Rosenberg. Conflict can be transformed into satisfying outcomes.
  4. Difficult Conversations by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, Sheila Heen. Dealing with tough conversation like giving and underperforming employee feedback or negotiating with a client.
  5. Trusted advisor by David Maister. Building client trust and successful advice giving.
  6. Give your dream a plan by Barbara Richards. 
  7. Questions to Ignite Extraordinary Results in your Business.
  8. Why you fail to have a great career by Larry Smith youtube/iKHTawgyKWQ
  9. The Look and Sound of Leadership by Tom Henschel, executive coach. Inspirational podcasts.


  1. Younger Next Year by Chris Crowley and Henry Lodge. Life style changes so you can live longer.
  2. Fast Your Way to Health by Lee Bueno-Aguer. Your body is designed to restore itself and your spirit to be uplifting.
  3. Body Foods for Women by Jane Clarke. Eat your way to good health.
  4. You are What you Eat by Dr Gillian McKeith.
  5. The Food Doctor by Ian Marber, Vicki Edgson.


  1. Transformational Tips For Letting Go and Moving On After Your Divorce by Shelley Stile. Moving you into full acceptance.
  2. Fighting for your Marriage by Howard Markman Susan Blumberg Scott Stanley. Steps for preserving a lasting love.
  3. Crazy Time: Surviving Divorce & Building New Life by Abigail Trafford. Moving through the turmoil of divorce.