Recommended Books

Childhood Trauma

For Your Own Good: Hidden Cruelty in Child-Rearing and the Roots of Violence

The Drama of the Gifted Child: The Search for the True Self

Free from Lies: Discovering Your True Needs

The Body Never Lies: The Lingering Effects of Hurtful Parenting

By Alice Miller

History of Childhood: The Untold Story of Child Abuse

By Lloyd deMause

Unholy Hungers: Encountering the Psychic Vampire in Ourselves & Others

By Barbara E. Hort

The Focusing Method

The Power of Focusing: A Practical Guide to Emotional Self-Healing

The Radical Acceptance of Everything: Living a Focusing Life

Adult Child Syndrome

How to Be an Adult: A Handbook for Psychological and Spiritual Integration
by David Richo

How to Be an Adult in Relationships: The Five Keys to Mindful Loving
by David Richo

When the Past Is Present: Healing the Emotional Wounds that Sabotage our Relationships
by David Richo

Non-Dualism / Advaita

Spiritual Enlightenment, the Damnedest Thing

Pointers From Nisargadatta Maharaj

The Final Truth: A Guide to Ultimate Understanding

Confusion No More: For the Spiritual Seeker

Ask the Awakened: The Negative Way

Spirituality, the Brain and Neuroscience.

The Believing Brain: From Ghosts and Gods to Politics and Conspiracies—How We Construct Beliefs and Reinforce Them as Truths Paperback – August 7, 2012
by Michael Shermer

The Ego Tunnel: The Science of the Mind and the Myth of the Self Paperback – July 27, 2010
by Thomas Metzinger

Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind Paperback – August 18, 1999
by V. S. Ramachandran

All books by Victor J. Stenger – FULL BOOK LIST ON AMAZON

The Illusion of Conscious Will (MIT Press) 1st Edition
by Daniel M. Wegner

On Being Certain: Believing You Are Right Even When You’re Not Paperback – March 17, 2009
by Robert A. Burton

READ – On Being Certain: Believing You Are Right Even When You’re Not 
by Robert A. Burton

READ – Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error
by Kathryn Schulz

READ – Mistakes Were Made (but Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful
by Carol Tavris

READ – A Skeptic’s Guide to the Mind: What Neuroscience Can and Cannot Tell Us About Ourselves
by Robert A. Burton

READ – How to Become a Really Good Pain in the Ass: A Critical Thinker’s Guide to Asking the Right Questions
by Christopher Dicarlo