Resources that have Influenced Me

 

Some recent favorites

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up:
The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing

By Marie Kondo
 
The Gifts of Imperfection:
Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
Your guide to a Wholehearted Life

By Brene Brown, PhD., L.M.S.W.
 
The Happiness Project:
Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun

Gretchen Rubin
 
Quiet:
The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

By Susan Cain
 
The Highly Sensitive Person:
How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You

By Elaine N. Aron, Ph.D
 
Daring Greatly:
How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead

By Brene Brown, PhD., L.M.S.W.
 
The Big Leap:
Conquer Your Hidden Fear and Take Your Life to the Next Level

Gay Hendricks



Time and Efficiency
 

168 Hours:
You Have More time Thank You Think

By Laura Vanderkam
 
Getting Things Done:
The Art of Stress-Free Productivity

By David Allen
 
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People:
Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

By Stephen R. Covey
 
The Procrastinator’s Handbook:
Mastering the Art of Doing It Now

By Rita Emmett
 
The Power of Habit:
Why We Do What We Do and How to Change

By Charles Duhigg
 

 
Purpose and Callings
 

The Purpose of your Life:
Finding your Place in the World Using Synchronicity, Intuition and Uncommon Sense

By Carol Adrienne
 
Take Time for Your Life:
A 7-Step Program for Creating the Life you Want

By Cheryl Richardson
 
Callings:
Finding and Following an Authentic Life

By Gregg Levoy
 
I Will Not Die an Unlived Life:
Reclaiming Purpose and Passion

By Dawna Markova, PhD
 
Find Your Purpose, Change Your Life:
Getting to the Heart of Your Life’s Mission

By Carol Adrienne
 


Spirituality
 

The Power of Now
By Eckhart Tolle
 
Celestine Prophecy Books and Guides
By James Redfield and Carole Adrienne
 


Miscellaneous
 

The Open Mind:
Exploring the Six Patterns of Natural Intelligence

By Dawna Markova, PhD
 
The Artist’s Way:
A Course in Discovering and Recovering Your Creative Self

By Julia Cameron
 
Taming Your Gremlin:
A Surprisingly Simple Method for Getting Out of Your Own Way

By Rick Carson
 
Organizing & Simplifying
 
How to Simplify Your Life:
Seven Practical Steps to Letting Go of Your Burdens and Living a Happier Life

By Tiki Kustenmacher
 
It’s Hard to Make a Difference When You Can’t Find your Keys:
The Seven-Step Path to Becoming Truly Organized

By Marilyn Paul
 
CrazyBusy:
Overstretched, Overbooked, and About to Snap—Strategies for Coping in a World Gone ADD

By Edward Hallowell
 
Clear Your Clutter with Feng Shui:
Free Yourself from Physical, Mental, Emotional, and Spiritual Clutter Forever

By Karen Kingston
 


ADD Resources
 

ADD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life
By Judith Kolberg and Kathleen Nadeau, PhD
 
Women with Attention Deficit Disorder:
Embracing Disorganization at Home and in the Workplace

By Sari Solden
 
Is It You, Me, or Adult A.D.D.?:
Stopping the Roller Coaster When Someone You Love Has Attention Deficit Disorder

By Gina Pera
 
Organizing Solutions for People with Attention Deficit Disorder:
Tips and Tools to Help You Take Charge of Your Life and Get Organized

By Susan C Pinsky 
 
The Disorganized Mind:
Coaching your ADHD Brain to Take Control of Your Time Tasks & Talents

By Nancy Ratey
 
You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!:
The Classic Self-Help Book for Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder

By Kate Kelly & Peggy Ramundo