Recommended Reading

Mary Boyle & Lucy Johnstone (2020) A Straight Talking Introduction To The Power Threat Meaning Framework: An Alternative To Psychiatric Diagnosis.

John O’Donohue (2008) To Bless The Space Between Us: A Book of Blessings.


Bonnie Badenoch (2018) The Heart Of Trauma: Healing the Embodied Brain in the Context Of Relationships

Janina Fisher (2017) Healing The Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors: Overcoming Internal Self-Alienation.

Bessel Van Der Kolk (2015) The Body Keeps The Score

For Parents

Mona Delahooke (2022) Brain-Body Parenting

Daniel J. Siegel & Mary Hartzell (2014) Parenting From The Inside Out

Judy Arnall (2010) Discipline Without Distress

Robin Grille (2012) Heart-To-Heart Parenting

Sue Gerhardt (2014) Why Love Matters

For Educators and Parents

Maggie Kline (2020) Brain-Changing Strategies to Trauma-Proof Our Schools: A Heart-Centred Movement for Wiring Well-Being.

Mona Delahooke (2020) Beyond Behaviours

Tom Brunzell and Jacolyn Norrish (2021) Creating Trauma-Informed. Strength-Based Classrooms: Teacher Strategies For Nurturing Students’ Healing, Growth and Learning.

Ross W. Greene (2014) The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children.

Communication and Relationships

Terrence Real (2022) Us: Reconnect with Your Partner and Build a Loving and Lasting Relationship.

Marshall B. Rosenberg (2015) Nonviolent Communication: A Language Of Life.


Brene Brown (2017) Braving The Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone.

James Nestor (2020) Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art.

Dr Kristin Neff (2021) Fierce Self-Compassion: How Women Can Harness Kindness to Speak Up, Claim Their Power and Thrive.

Johann Hari (2022) Stolen Focus: Why You Can’t Pay Attention


Useful Websites.

Mona Delahooke: Author and Child Psychologist

Ross Greene: Lives In The Balance

Dr Kristin Neff: Self-Compassion

Brene Brown: Professor, Social Worker, Researcher and Storyteller.

Jessica McCabe: How To ADHD

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