Wise Mind Resources~Tools for Living

Wise Mind Coaching enthusiastically supports the good use of resources of all kinds.
The list below eclectically combines many influences of thought; from practical information to inspirational entertainment and health tips. Wise Mind Coaching hopes you will indulge and feel the connectedness that is available to us every day.

Mindfulness | Self Management

A Primer in Positive Psychology.
Author, Christopher Peterson, Ph.D.
Change Your Brain, Change Your Life: the Breakthrough Programme for Conquering Anger, Anxiety and Depression. Author, Daniel G. Amen.
Don't Let Your Emotions Run Your Life: How Dialectical Behavior Therapy Can Put You in Control. Author, Scott E Spradlin.
Don't Shoot the Dog: The New Art of Teaching and Training. Author, Karen Pryor.
Feeling Good Handbook. Author, David D. Burns
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness. Author, Jon Kabat Zinn.
Happier: Learn the Secrets to Daily Joy and Lasting Fulfillment. Tal Ben-Shahar.
Happiness: A History. Author, Darrin Mcmahon.
Happiness: Unlocking the Mysteries of Psychological Wealth. Author, Ed Diener.
How to Want What You Have: Discovering the Magic & Grandeur of Everyday Existence. Author, Timothy Miller
Positivity: Groundbreaking Research Reveals How to Embrace the Hidden Strength of Positive Emotions, Overcoming Negativity, and Thrive. Author, Barbara L. Fredrickson.
Quality of Life Therapy: Applying a Life Satisfaction Approach to Positive Psychology and Cognitive Therapy. Author, Michael B. Frisch
Stumbling on Happiness. Author, Daniel Gilbert.
Thanks!: How the New Science of Gratitude Can Make You Happier. Author, Robert A. Emmons, Ph.D.
The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom. Author, Jonathan Haidt.
The Highly Sensitive Person: How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You. Author, Elaine N. Aron
The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want. Author, Sonja Lyubomirsky, Ph.D.
There is Nothing Wrong With You: Going Beyond Self Hate. Author, Cheri Huber.

Inspiration | Beauty | Just Plain Interesting

SONG: Louden Wainright, Song Title, Pretty Good Day So Far Pretty Good Day So Far Song and lyrics by Louden Wainright III.
Rare Photo's Here are some wonderful photographs which will make you smile, laugh, and possible say "wow"!
Stand By Me A composite audio/video of "Stand By Me" originally released in 1955 by The Staple Singers and released again in 1961 by the Drifters. This is a remake whereby 20 additional tracks were laid in by different singers and musicians from different places around the world. The finished product is tremendous!
Violinist Joshua Bell (one of the best musicians in the world) Playing Bach at Washington DC Metro Station. A social experiment and interesting testimony to what we as people do, and don't do.
We Didn't Start the Fire Whether you are a Billy Joel fan or not, you probably remember his song, 'We Didn't Start the Fire.' Here it is, set to pictures. It's a flashback through the past half century. Turn up volume, sit back and enjoy a review of 50 years of history in less than 3 minutes!
Where the Hell is Matt? This is a wonderful journey with "Matt" while traveling around the world dancing with people from countries across our world. Truly inspiring. *KEEP SCROLLING

Work | Life | Money

Making the Most of Your Money.
Author, Jane Bryant Quinn.
Personal Finance for Dummies (5th Edition). Author, Eric Tyson.
Rich Dad, Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money--That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! Author, Robert T Kiyosaki.
The Mindful Money Guide: Creating Harmony Between Your Values and Your Finances. Author, Marshall Glickman.
The Simple Living Guide. Author, Janet Luhrs.
Your Money or Your Life: 9 Steps to Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Achieving Financial Independence. Authors, Vicki Robin and Joe Dominguez.

Health and Wellness

Nourishing Traditions.
Author, Salile Fallon.
Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom: Creating Physical and Emotional Health and Healing. Author, Christiane Northrup.
Women's Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine. Author, Tori Hudson.
Coaching Toward Happiness Newsletter A free monthly email newsletter. As a subscriber, you'll receive each month (or a little more often) a succinct article devoted to practical strategies for integrating Positive Psychology into your own life and into the lives of others.
Missfit Adventures Miss Fit Adventures is an all women's outdoor adventure club. This unique company makes the dreams of women come true!
Music & Happiness website Through their audio newsletter they give you unique and valuable insight into great music from many genres, times, and places.
Take it Outside Fitness Kristin Jackson is a personal trainer, lifestyle weight management coach and a Pilates instructor.
The Authentic Happiness Website A new branch of psychology which focuses on the empirical study of such things as positive emotions, strengths-based character, and healthy institutions. His research has demonstrated that it is possible to be happier to feel more satisfied, to be more engaged with life, find more meaning, have higher hopes, and probably even laugh and smile more, regardless of one’s circumstances.
The National Women's Heath Network Improves the health of all women by developing and promoting a critical analysis of health issues in order to affect policy and support consumer decision-making. The Network aspires to a health care system that is guided by social justice and reflects the needs of diverse women. *KEEP SCROLLING

Green Living | Good Works

The Consumer's Guide to Effective Environmental Choice. Author, Michael Brower.
Better World Club Dedicated to balancing economic goals with social and environmental responsibility.
Better World Shopper Dedicated to providing people with a comprehensive, up-to-date, reliable account of the social and environmental responsibility of every company on the planet AND making it available in practical forms that individuals can use in their everyday lives.
Charity Navigator Works to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace by evaluating the financial health of over 5,400 of America's largest charities.
Environmental Working Group The EWG's mission is to use the power of public information to protect public health and the environment.
Greater Good Magazine A new online magazine sharing a voice of compassion, hope, and inspiration.
Mercy Corps A team of 3700 professionals helping turn crisis into opportunity for millions around the world.