LIFE ASSESSMENT, REINVENTION AND RENEWAL
Leider, Richard J. and David A. Shapiro. Repacking Your Bags: Lighten Your Load for the Rest of Your Life. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 1995.
Leider, Richard J. The Power of Purpose: Creating Meaning in Your Life and Work. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 1997.
Hudson, Frederic M. and Pamela D. McLean. LifeLaunch: A Passionate Guide to the Rest of Your Life. Santa Barbara, CA: The Hudson Institute Press, 1995.
Hudson, Frederic M. The Adult Years: Mastering the Art of Self-Renewal (Revised Edition). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, Inc., 1999.
Richardson, Cheryl. Take Time for Your Life: A Personal Coach’s Seven-Step Program for Creating the Life You Want. New York, NY: Broadway Books, Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc., 1998.
Simmons, Jeffrey R. Life, Law and the Pursuit of Balance: A Lawyers Guide to Quality of Life (2nd Ed.). Phoenix, AZ: Maricopa County Bar Association, 1997.
Nuerenberger, Phil. Increasing Executive Productivity New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1992.
Elwork, Amirwn (with contributions by Douglas B. Marlowe). Stress Management for Lawyers: How to Increase Personal & Professional Satisfaction in the Law. Gwynedd, PA: The Vorkell Group, 1997.
Arron, Deborah L. Codependence, Workaholism and Burnout: A Lawyer’s Best Friends? Texas Lawyer, (April 26, 1993): 6.
Biehl, Kathy. Calm Yourself.ABA Journal, vol. 75, (October 1989): 122(l).
Blodgett, Dorothy. Stress: We did Not Invent It, But We May Get Credit for Perfecting It. Texas Bar Journal, vol. 52, n. 10 (November, 1989): 1176-1181.
Burnout: Is Your Approach to the Job Putting You at Risk? Law Office Management & Administration Report, (August 1997): 5.
CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY AND COMPULSIVE DISORDERS
Coombs, Robert H. Drug Impaired Professionals. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1997.
Nace, Edgar P. Achievement and Addiction: A Guide to the Treatment of Professionals. New York, NY: Brunner/Mazel Publishers, 1995.
DuPont, Robert L. The Selfish Brain: Learning from Addiction. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press, 1997.
Crosby, Linda R. and Bissell, LeClair. To Care Enough: Intervention With Chemically Dependent Colleagues. Minneapolis, MN: Johnson Institute Publishing, 1989.
Beck, Connie J.A., Sales, Bruce D., and Benjamin, G. Andrew H. Lawyer Distress: Alcohol Related Problems and Other Psychological Concerns Among a Sample of Practicing Lawyers. Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Journal of Law and Health, Vol. 10, Issue 1, 1995-96.
HEALTH AND LONGEVITY
Mahoney, David and Richard Restak. The Longevity Strategy: How to Live to 100 Using the Brain-Body Connection. New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1998.
Rowe, John Wallis and Robert L. Kahn. Successful Aging. New York, NY: Pantheon Books, Random House, Inc., 1998.
Weil, Andrew. 8 Weeks to Optimum Health: A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body’s Natural Healing Power. New York, NY: The Ballantine Publishing Group, Random House, Inc., 1997.
Weil, Andrew. Spontaneous Healing: How to Discover and Enhance Your Body’s Natural Ability to Maintain and Heal Itself. New York, NY: Ballantine Books, Random House, Inc., 1995.
MOTIVATIONAL BOOKS FOR LAWYERS:
Keeva, Steve. Transforming Practices: Finding Joy and Satisfaction in the Legal Life. Chicago, IL: Contemporary Books, Contemporary Publishing Group, Inc., An ABA Journal Book, 1999.
Kaufman, George. The Lawyer’s Guide to Balancing Life and Work. Chicago, IL: Law Practice Management Section, American Bar Association, 1999.
Shaffer, Thomas L. and Robert F. Cochran, Jr. Lawyers, Clients and Moral Responsibility. St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co., 1984
Papantonio, J. Michael. In Search of Atticus Finch – A Motivational Book for Lawyers. Pensacola, FL: Seville Publishing, 1995.
Sells, Benjamin. The Soul of the Law: Understanding Lawyers and the Law. Boston, MA: Element Books, Inc., 1994.
Perlmutter, Mark. Why Laywers (And the Rest of Us Lie & Engage in Other Repugnant Behavior. Austin, TX: Bright Books, 1998.
Reid, Alan. Seeing Law Differently: Views from a Spiritual Path. Nepean Ontario, Canada: Borderland Publishing, 1992.
Allegretti, Joseph G. The Lawyer’s Calling: Christian Faith and Legal Practice. Mahwah, NJ: Pauhst Press, 1996.
CAREER TRANSITION FOR LAWYERS
Strausser, Jeffrey. Judgment Reversed: Alternative Careers for Lawyers. Hauppauge, NY: Barrons Educational Series, Inc., 1997.
Arron, Deborah L. Running from the Law: Why Good Lawyers are Getting Out of the Legal Profession. Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press, I 991.
Arron, Deborah L. What Can You Do With a Law Degree?: A Lawyer’s Guide to Career Alternatives Inside, Outside & Around the Law. Seattle, WA: Niche Press, 1997.
Arron, Deborah and Deborah Guyol. The Complete Guide to Contract Lawyering: What Every Lawyer and Law Firm Needs to Know About Temporary Legal Services. Seattle, WA: Niche Press, 1995
Walton, Kimm Alayne. Guerrilla Tactics for Getting the Legal Job of Your Dreams. Chicago, IL: Harcourt Brace Legal and Professional Publications, Inc., 1995
Staudemnaier, Heidi McNeil, Ed. Changing Jobs: A Handbook for Lawyers in the New Millennium. Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, Section of Law Practice Management, 1999
HUMOR FOR LAWYERS
Fleming, Victor A. Perry’s Dead! (And the Juice is Loose). Little Rock, AR: V.F. “I Swear@ Enterprises, Inc., 1995.
Fleming, Victor A. Real Lawyers Do Change Their Briefs. Little Rock, AR: V.F. “I Swear@ Enterprises, Inc., 1989.
CREATIVITY AND TOP PERFORMANCE
Covey, Stephen R. The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People: Restoring the Character Ethic. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1989.
Gelb, Michael J. How to Think Like Leonardo DiVinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day. New York, NY: Delacorte Press, Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc., 1998.
Dyer, Wayne W. Wisdom of the Ages: A Modern Master Brings Eternal Truths into Everyday Life. New York, NY: Harper Collins Publishers, Inc., 1998.
Csikszenthihalyi, Mihaly. Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement With Everyday Life. New York, NY: Basic Books, Harper Collins Publishers, Inc., 1997.
Goleman, Daniel. Emotional Intelligence: Why it Can Matter More than IQ. New York, NY: Bantam Books, Bantam Doubleday Publishing Group, Inc., 1995.
Fritz, Robert. The Path of Least Resistance: Learning to Become the Creative Force in Your Own Life. New York, NY: Ballantine Books , Random House, Inc., 1984.
SPIRITUALITY AND MEDITATION
Dass, Ram. Journey of Awakening: A Meditator’s Guidebook. New York, NY: Bantam Books, Bantam Doubleday Publishing Group, Inc., 1990. (Contains complete guide to retreat centers and meditation instruction groups.)
Peck, M. Scott. The Road Less Traveled. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1978.
Kabat-Zinn, Jon. Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life. New York, NY: Hyperion Publishing, 1994.
Easwaran, Eknath. Meditation: A Simple Eight-Point Program for Translating Spiritual Ideals into Daily Life. Tomales, CA: Nilgiri Press, 1991.
Coombs, Marie Theresa and Francis Kelly Nemeck. The Spiritual Journey: Critical Thresholds and Stages of Adult Piritual Genesis. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1987.
Komfield, Jack. A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life. New York, NY: Bantam Books, Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc., 1993.
Chopra, Deepak. The Way of the Wizard: Twenty Spiritual Lessons for Creating the Life You Want. New York, NY: Harmony Books, Crown Publishers, Inc., 1995.
COUNSELING SKILLS ENHANCEMENT
Egan, Gerard. The Skilled Helper: A Problem-Management Approach to Helping. Pacific Grove, CA: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co., 1998
Dominguez, Joseph R. and Vicki Robin. Your Money or Your Life: Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Achieving Financial Independence. New York, NY: Penguin Group, Penguin Books USA, Inc., 1992.
Moore, Thomas. The Soul of Sex: Cultivating Life as an Act of Love. New York, NY: Harper Collins Publishers, Inc., 1998.