Reading List

KNOW YOURSELF

  • The Mind and the Brain – Jeffrey Schwartz
  • Brain Lock – Jeffrey Schwartz
  • Know Thyself – Craig Hassed
  • Mind, Matter and Quantum Mechanics – Henry P. Stapp
  • The Mindful Brain: Reflection and Attunement… – Daniel J. Siegel
  • The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the Power of the Focused Mind – B. Alan Wallace
  • The Mindful Way through Depression – J. Mark G. Williams

DRIVE CHANGE

  • The Brain that Changes Itself – Dr. Norman Doidge
  • Quiet Leadership – David Rock
  • Personal Best – David Rock
  • Making a Good Brain Great – Daniel G. Amen
  • Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die – Chip Heath and Dan Heath
  • The Biology of Belief – Bruce H. Lipton
  • Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain – Sharon Begley

STAY COOL UNDER PRESSURE

  • Mozart’s Brain and the Fighter Pilot – Richard Restak
  • Handbook of Emotion Regulation – James J. Gross
  • Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers – Robert M. Sapolsky
  • How the ‘real world’ Is Driving Us Crazy! – Richard Hill

MAKE DECISIONS AND SOLVE PROBLEMS

  • On Intelligence – Jeff Hawkins
  • The Executive Brain: Frontal Lobes and the Civilised Mind – Elkhonon Goldberg
  • The Naked Brain: How the Emerging Neurosociety is Changing How We Live, Work, and Love – Richard Restak
  • Stumbling Upon Happiness – Daniel Gilbert

GET ON WITH OTHERS

  • Social Intelligence – Daniel Goleman
  • The Developing Mind: How Relationships and the Brain Interact… – Daniel J. Siegel
  • Social Cognitive Neuroscience of Corporate Thinking (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences) – Carl Senior (Editor), Michael J. Butler (Editor)
  • Foundations in Social Neuroscience (Social Neuroscience) – John T. Cacioppo
  • A General Theory of Love – Thomas Lewis
  • Social Neuroscience: Integrating Biological and Psychological Explanations of Social Behavior – Eddie Harmon-Jones (Editor), Piotr Winkielman (Editor)
  • Mirroring People: The New Science of How We Connect with Others – Marco Iacoboni

SUMMARIES OF THE BRAIN

  • Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School – John Medina
  • Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge – Gerald M. Edelman
  • The Human Mind – Robert Winston
  • Integrative Neuroscience – Bringing Together Biological, Psychological and Clinical models of the Human Brain – edited by Evian Gordon
  • Proust was a Neuroscientist – Jonah Lehrer
  • The Users Guide to the Brain – John Ratey
  • Mind Wide Open – Steven Johnson
  • Kluge: The Haphazard Construction of the Human Mind – Gary Marcus
  • Best of the Brain from Scientific American: Mind, Matter, and Tomorrow’s Brain – Floyd E. Bloom (Editor)
  • My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist’s Personal Journey – Jill Bolte Taylor

EDUCATION AND THE BRAIN

  • Brain-Based Learning: The New Science of Teaching and Training, Revised Edition
  • Teaching with the Brain in Mind, Revised 2nd Edition – Eric Jensen
  • The Art of Changing the Brain: Enriching the Practice of Teaching by Exploring the Biology of Learning – James Zull
  • The Neuroscience of Adult Learning: New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education (J-B ACE Single Issue Adult & Continuing Education) – Sandra Johnson (Editor), Kathleen Taylor (Editor)
  • Becoming a “Wiz” at Brain-Based Teaching: How to Make Every Year Your Best Year – Marilee B. Sprenger

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  • Awaken the Giant Within by Anthony Robbins
  • Creating a World to Which People Want to Belong by Robert Dilts
  • Emotional Hostage by Leslie Cameron Bandler
  • Finding Flow: Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
  • Flow by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
  • The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz
  • Frogs Into Princes by Richard Bandler & John Grinder
  •  The Game of Life and How to Play It by Florence Scovel Schinn
  • The Hearts Code by Paul Pearsall, PH.D
  • The Five Love Languages by Gary Chapman
  • In Search of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman, Jr.
  • Little Soul and the Sun by Neale Donald Walsch
  • The Power of Awareness by Neville

WEALTH AND BUSINESS

  • Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist by Roger Lowenstein
  • The Dynamic Laws of Prosperity by Catherine Ponder
  • Creating Affluence: Wealth Consciousness in the Field of All Possibilities by Deepak Chopra, MD
  • Entrepreneurial Transitions by Roy Cammarano A. Cunningham
  • The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America by Warren Buffett and Lawrence
  • A. Cunningham
  • Getting Rich Your Own Way by Florence Scovel Schinn
  • How To Be A Billionaire: Proven Strategies From the Titans of Wealth by Martin Fridson
  • In Business as in Life – You Don’t Get What You Deserve, You Get What You Negotiate by Chester L. Karrass
  • Influence – The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini
  • Losing My Virginity by Richard Branson – The Autobiography by Richard Branson
  • The Negotiating Game by Chester L. Karass
  • Positioning – The Battle For the Mind by Trout & Reese
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
  • Richard Branson: The Authorised Biography by Mick Brown
  • Ted Turner Speaks: Insights from the World’s Greatest Maverick by Janet Lowe
  • Trump: The Art of the Deal by Donald J. Trump, with Tony Schwartz
  • Virgin King: Inside Richard Branson’s Business Empire by Tim Jackson
  • Warren Buffett Speaks: Wit and Wisdom from the World’s Greatest Investor by Janet Lowe
  • Winning by Jack Welch

HEALTH

  • Ageless Body, Timeless Mind by Deepak Chopra, MD
  • Healing Back Pain by John E. Sarno, MD
  • Healing Yourself with Self Hypnosis by Frank S. Caprio
  • Heart of the Mind by Connie Rae Andreas (Provides great strategies for weight loss)
  • Quantum Healing by Dr. Deepak Chopra, MD

EXPANDING THE MIND

  • Chaos: Making a New Science by James Gleick
  • Handbook of Hypnotic Suggestion & Metaphor by D. Corydon Hammond
  • The Holographic Universe by Michael Talbot
  • Hypnotherapy Scripts by Ronald Walters
  • Kinesics and Context by Ray L. Birdwhistle
  • The Magic of NLP Demystified by Byron Lewis & Frank Pucelik
  • Megabrain by Michael Hutchinson
  • The Mind Map Book: How to Use Radiant Thinking to Maximize Your Brain’s Untapped Potential by Tony Buzan, with Barry Buzan
  • Open Your Mind to Receive by Catherine Ponder
  • The People Puzzle by Dr. Morris Massey
  • Phoenix by David Gordon
  • Photo Reading by Paul Scheele
  • Science and Sanity by Alfred Korzybski
  • Self Hypnosis-Complete Manual for Health & Self Change by Brian M Alman & Peter Lambrou
  • Sleight of Mouth by Robert Dilts
  • Strategies of Genius by Robert Dilts
  • The Teaching Tales of Milton Erickson by Ernest L. Rossi
  • Therapeutic Metaphors by David Gordon
  • The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Universe in a Single Atom by Dalai Lama

OTHER

  • The Age of Heretics – Art Kleiner
  • The Essence of Health – Dr. Craig Hassed