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CORE CLASSES

S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are
Co-Active Coaching: New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success by Laura Whitworth
• Changing for Good by James Prochaska

Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set
Co-Active Coaching: New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success by Laura Whitworth
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck
• Changing for Good by James Prochaska

The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge
• Altered Traits: Science Reveals How Meditation Changes Your Mind, Brain, and Body – by Daniel Goleman and Richard J. Davidson
• The Mind’s Own Physician: A Scientific Dialogue with the Dalai Lama on the Healing Power of Meditation – by Zara Houshmand, Richie Davidson, and John Kabat-Zinn

Right Speech: Listening Deeply, Speaking Truth
Co-Active Coaching: New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success by Laura Whitworth
Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life by Marshal Rosenberg, PhD.
Rising Strong: The Reckoning. The Rumble. The Revolution. by Brene Brown, PhD, LMSW
• Self-Compassion: The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself by Kristin Neff

Business Alchemy: Create Abundance & Live Your Vision
Twelve Months to Your Ideal Private Practice: A Workbook by Lynn Grodzki
Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World by Matthieu Ricard

ELECTIVES

The Dynamic Trio: EMDR, Positive Psychology & Somatic Coaching
EMDR Solutions II: For Depression, Eating Disorders, Performance and More edited by Robin Shapiro
• Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck

Mindful Eating: Mindful Life
• Mindful Eating: Mindful Life, How to Change the Habits That Sabotage Your Life by Mary Ann Wallace (Iyer), MD
• Welcoming the Unwelcome: Wholehearted Living in a Brokenhearted World by Pema Chodron
How To Eat by Thich Nhat Hanh (Recommended)
Savor by Thich Nhat Hanh and Dr. Lilian Cheung (Recommended)

If Steve Jobs Were Your Coach: Leadership Skills to Thrive
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
• Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck

Writing, Creativity & The Mindful Coach
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within by Natalie Goldberg
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert
• Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck

Body Electric
The Awakening Body: Somatic Meditation for Discovering Our Deepest Life by Reginald A. Ray
• Co-Active Coaching: New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success by Laura Whitworth
Diving Deep: Into One Life Awareness by Catherine Weser

Mentor Coaching – Group
Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World by Mattieu Ricard

RECOMMENDED READING

Go Put Your Strengths to Work: 6 Powerful Steps to Achieve Outstanding Performance by Marcus Buckingham
StandOut 2.0: Assess Your Strengths. Find Your Edge. Win at Work by Marcus Buckingham
Good Business: Leadership, Flow, and the Making of Meaning by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
A Life Worth Living: Contributions to Positive Psychology edited by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Isabella Selega Csikzentmihalyi
Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness by Jon Kabat-Zinn
Handbook to Higher Consciousness by Ken Keyes, Jr.
• How to Relax by Thich Nhat Hanh
• A Primer in Positive Psychology by Christopher Peterson
Pursuing the Good Life: 100 Reflections on Positive Psychology by Christopher Peterson
Character Strengths and Virtues: A Handbook and Classification by Christopher Peterson and Martin E. P. Seligman
The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less by Barry Schwartz
Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-being by Martin E. P. Seligman
Altered Traits: Science Reveals How Meditation Changes Your Mind, Brain, and Body by Daniel Goleman & Richard J. Davidson
The Upside of Stress: Why Stress Is Good for You, and How to Get Good at It by Kelly McGonigal
Diving Deep: Into One Life Awareness by Catherine Weser
Writing as a Path to Awakening by Albert Flynn DeSilver
The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van der Kolk, M.D.
Touching Enlightenment: Finding Realization in the Body by Reginald A. Ray
 The HeartMath Solution: The Institute of HeartMath’s Revolutionary Program for Engaging the Power of the Heart’s Intelligence by Doc Lew Childre, Howard Martin, and Donna Beach (Recommended)
Why Meditate? Working with Thoughts and Emotions by Mattieu Ricard
Most Intimate: A Zen Approach to Life’s Challenges by Roshi Pat Enkyo O’Hara
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck, PhD.