Recommended Reading

May 1, 2022
A massage therapist performing myofascial release with a cross-shear handhold.


Bayles & Orland. Art & Fear: Observations On the Perils (and Rewards)... Image Continuum, 2001


Barnes, John F. Myofascial Release, Healing Ancient Wounds: The Renegade’s Wisdom. MFR Centers, 2017

Barnes, John F. Myofascial Release: The Search For Excellence®. Rehabilitation Services Inc., 1990

Brennan, Barbara. Hands of Light: A Guide to Healing Through the Human Energy Field. Bantam, 1988

Chow, Kam Thye. Thai Yoga Massage: A Dynamic Therapy for Physical Well-Being... Healing Arts Press, 2004

Milne, Hugh. The Heart of Listening: A Visionary Approach... Vol. 1. North Atlantic, 1998

Milne, Hugh. The Heart of Listening: A Visionary Approach... Vol. 2. North Atlantic, 1998

Ridley, Charles. Stillness – Biodynamic Cranial Practice and... North Atlantic, 2006

Wilhelm & Jung. The Secret of the Golden Flower... Harcourt Brace & Jovanovich, 1962


Herrigel, Eugen. Zen in the Art of Archery. Vintage Books, 1999

Loori, John Daido. The Eight Gates of Zen: A Program of Zen Training. Shambhala, 2002

Loori, John Daido. The Heart of Being: Moral and Ethical Teachings... Tuttle Publishing, 1996

Pirsig, Robert M. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values. HarperTorch, 2006

Suzuki, Shunryu. Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness: Zen Talks on the... Univ. of California, 2001

Suzuki, Shunryu. Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind. Shambhala, 2011


Albion, Mark. True to Yourself: Leading a Values-Based Business. Berrett-Koehler, 2006

Chouinard, Yvon. Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman. Penguin, 2006

Cohen & Warwick. Values-Driven Business: How to Change the World, Make Money... Berrett-Koehler, 2006

Collins, Jim. Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't. HarperBusiness, 2001

Chinese Medicine

Eckman, Peter. The Compleat Acupuncturist: A Guide to Constitutional... Singing Dragon, 2014

Wong, Eva. Cultivating Stillness: A Taoist Manual for Transforming Body and Mind. Shambhala, 1992


The New Testament - King James Version


Bane, Roseanne. Dancing in the Dragon's Den: Rekindling the Creative Fire... Nicolas Hays, 1999

Cameron, Julia. The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity. JP Tarcher/Putnam, 2002


Moss, Robert. Conscious Dreaming: A Spiritual Path for Everyday Life. Harmony, 1996

Moss, Robert. Dreamgates: An Explorer's Guide to the Worlds of Soul... Three Rivers Press, 1998

Rinpoche, Tenzin Wangyal. The Tibetan Yogas Of Dream And Sleep. Snow Lion, 1998


Krishnamurti, Jiddu. Think on These Things. HarperOne, 1989.

Vivekananda & Peterson. Karma Yoga. Audible Audiobook, Audio Enlightenment, 2018


Association, Marine Corps. Guidebook for Marines. 21st ed., 2019

O'Reilly & Dugard. Killing Patton: The Strange Death of WWII's... Henry Holt and Company, 2014

Schnabel, Jim. Remote Viewers: The Secret History of America's Psychic Spies. Dell, 1997

Native American

Black Elk & Neihardt. Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man... Univ. of Nebraska, 1991

Kopacz & Rael. Walking the Medicine Wheel: Healing Trauma and PTSD. Millichap Books/Pointer Oak, 2016

Momaday, N. Scott. The Way to Rainy Mountain. Univ. of New Mexico, 1976

Rael, Joseph. Ceremonies of the Living Spirit. Millichap Books, 2016

Rael, Joseph. House of Shattering Light: Life as an American Indian Mystic. Millichap Books, 2011

Waters, Frank. Book of the Hopi. Penguin Books, 1977

Past Lives

Weiss, Brian L. Many Lives, Many Masters: The True Story of a Prominent Psychiatrist... Fireside, 1988

Personal Growth

Millman, Dan. Way of the Peaceful Warrior: A Book That Changes Lives. HJ Kramer, 2006

Milne, Hugh. Bhagwan: The God That Failed. St Martin's Press, 1987

Ruiz, Miguel Don. The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom. Amber-Allen, 2018

Ruiz, Miguel Don. The Fifth Agreement: A Practical Guide to Self-Mastery... Amber-Allen, 2011

Ruiz, Miguel Don. The Voice of Knowledge: A Practical Guide to Inner Peace. Amber-Allen, 2004


Andrews, Ted. Animal Speak: The Spiritual & Magical Powers of Creatures Great and Small. Llewellyn, 2002

Halifax, Joan. Shamanic Voices: A Survey of Visionary Narratives. Penguin Books, 1991

Halifax, Joan. Shaman, the Wounded Healer. Thames & Hudson, 1988

Harner, Michael. Caves and Cosmos: Shamanic Encounters with Another Reality. North Atlantic, 2013

Harner, Michael. The Way of the Shaman. HarperOne, 1990

Ingerman, Sandra. Soul Retrieval: Mending the Fragmented Self. HarperOne, 2006

Spencer, Robert L. The Craft of the Warrior. North Atlantic, 2005

Rinpoche, Tenzin Wangyal. Healing with Form, Energy, and Light... Snow Lion, 2002

Tunneshende, Merilyn. Medicine Dream: A Nagual Woman's Energetic Healing. Hampton Roads, 1996

Sound Healing

Rael, Joseph. Being and Vibration. Millichap Books, 2012

Rael, Joseph. Sound: Native Teachings and Visionary Art of Joseph Rael. Millichap Books, 2009

Rinpoche, Tenzin Wangyal. Tibetan Sound Healing. Sounds True, 2006

Western Philosophy

Gaarder, Jostein. Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007