A Return to Love—Marianne Williamson—based on A Course In Miracles a psycho spiritual self-study for peace of mind training.

A Course In Miracles—Foundation for Inner Peace—A serious, self-study on the principles and practical application to lead you to the life you want through love and forgiveness.

Us – Getting Past You & Me to a more Loving Relationship – Terry Real – 

The Power of Now / A New Earth-Eckhart Tolle—An ‘awakened’ being who proved it’s possible to just ‘get it’ one day. It doesn’t have to be a long road.

The Gifts of Imperfection / Daring Greatly / Rising Strong—Brene Brown—She’s bold and authentic. She teaches how to work through your shame and fear as she did. Also watch her TED talks on Shame and Vulnerability.

Hold Me Tight / Love Sense—Dr Sue Johnson—co creator of Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy which is based on Attachment Theory (Attachment theory is educational on its own. Find info and videos online)

The State of Affairs / Mating in Captivity – Esther Perel 

Non-Violent Communication—Marshall Rosenberg—A great tool for communicating and connecting by recognizing and cutting out sneaky judgement words.

The Four Agreements—Don Miguel Ruiz—Simple concepts on personal responsibility for finding peace.

Way of the Peaceful Warrior—Dan Millman—A novel teaching how powerful our minds really are. It’s also a movie.

The Five Love Languages—Gary Chapman—Finally a tool that can help make romantic love a little simpler.

The Untethered Soul—Michael A Singer—How and why we hold on to the critical mind, how you can let go and connect to your True Self.

There are many more to add to this list. If you have any suggestions or want to know more please send me a message

Trauma & PTSD Books

 The Body Keeps the Score – Bessel Van Der Kolk –

 When The Body Says No / The Myth of Normal – Dr. Gabor Mate –

 It’s Not Always Depression – Hilary Jacobs Hendel, LCSW  “emotions are the doorway to healing our anxieties, depression, low self-esteem, and other mental health symptoms.”


There are many more to add to this list. If you have any suggestions or want to know more please send me a message

Organizations & Businesses

Clearmind International Institute—Personal Growth and counsellor training – Duane and Catherine O’Kane—Counsellor training institute. A workshop program with monthly lectures based on personal development with a spiritual base.  FREE lecture videos at The Clearmind Channel

Vancouver Couples and Family InstituteCounselling and counsellor training using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) method.

ACCT—Association of Cooperative Counselling Therapists