I've always loved exploring the bookshelves of my therapists, teachers, & mentors. Here's what's on my bookshelf: favorite titles, recommended reads, and recently finished.

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Already Free

Bruce Tift

A masterful exploration of the intersection of Buddhism and Psychotherapy. Both provocative and practical.


The Way of Chuang Tzu

Thomas Merton

Thomas Merton, a Christian Monk, offers his "translation" of the timeless wisdom of Chuang Tzu.

Sex, Ecology, Spirituality

Ken Wilber

Wilber's magnum opus. I could almost feel my brain changing the first time I read it.


Atomic Habits

James Clear

Likely the best book you will ever read on changing habits. 



Ray Dalio

Principles for success in life and business. A beautiful, evolutionary perspective on growth and development.


How to Change Your Mind

Michael Pollan

There is little doubt that the future of psychotherapy will involve psychedelics. A great overview of how this field is evolving.

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Natural Perfection

Keith Dowman

Dzogchen is the pinnacle of Tibetan Buddhism. Dowman's translation directs you to your already enlightened true nature.


Introduction to Tantra

Lama Yeshe

An introduction to visualization from the Tibetan perspective. Why not view yourself as a Buddha?

Taoist Secrets of Love

Mantak Chia

A Taoist approach to working with sexual energy. Chia makes complex meditation practices accessible to beginners.


The Essential Rumi

Coleman Barks

The definitive translation. "Now that you are awake, what does it matter how long you were sleeping?"

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Your Body Knows the Answer

David I. Rome

Focusing is a therapeutic practice that contacts the subconscious through body awareness. David Rome teaches it as a self-guided contemplative practice.

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The Gift of Therapy

Irvin Yalom

Candid thoughts from a master therapist to  a new generation of



Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Shunryu Suzuki

"In the beginner's mind, there are many possibilities, but in the experts mind there are few".


How to Win Friends & Influence People

Dale Carnegie

I mistakenly avoided this book for years. My favorite guide to skillfully working with others.

Unlocking the Emotional Brain

Bruce Ecker

A nerd's guide to understanding what is happening in the brain during the healing process of therapy. 


Toward a Psychology of Awakening

John Welwood


Panzram:A Journal of Murder

Thomas E. Gaddis


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