Best Websites and Books

Orgnaizations to learn more:


NVC Santa Cruz,

Brene Brown

Hand in Hand Parenting by Connection,

Conscious Leadership Group videos:

Parenting without Powerstruggles

Products to enhance your learning: 

  • I use the GROK feelings and needs cards to understand my reactions and to work out conflicts.

The Mask You Live In, documentary

Check out The Mask You Live In and Miss Representation on Netflix and other streaming platforms.

Recommended Books:

NonViolent Communication, Marshall Rosenberg

The Gifts of Imperfection, Brene Brown

Daring Greatly, Brene Brown

Rising Strong, Brene Brown

Wisdom Jesus, Cynthia Bourgeault

From Fear to Fearlessness, Pema Chodron

The Wisdom of No Escape, Pema Chodron

Bounceback Parenting, Alissa Marquess

The Whole-Brain Child, Siegel/Bryson

The Wisdom of the Enneagram, Riso/Hudson

Parenting Without Power Stuggles, Stiffelman

Bring Me the Rhinoceros, John Tarrant

Awakening Joy for Kids, James Baraz and Michele Lilyanna

Listen, Patty Wipfler founder Hand in Hand Parenting

Conscious Parenting, Dr. Shefali

15 Commitments of Conscious Leadership, Diana Chapman and Jim D

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