“Running Scared” by Robert Leon Davis

“Running Scared” takes readers on an unbelievable journey of survival, love and loss, betrayal and justice, and finally from faithlessness to belief. It’s a no-holds barred account of one man’s life that will shock and disturb you – right before it truly inspires you with the power of transformation. … More “Running Scared” by Robert Leon Davis

Happy in Adversity by Guillermo Cordero

HAPPY IN ADVERSITY: A GUIDE TO BEING WELL NO MATTER WHAT Guillermo CorderoBalboa Press (2018)ISBN: 9781982210762Reviewed by Rachel Dehning for Reader Views (07/2020) In my opinion, happiness is an underrated trait in people. If people across the globe were able to be happier, then life would go much smoother for everyone; people would enjoy their … More Happy in Adversity by Guillermo Cordero

Up, Not Down Syndrome by Nancy M. Schwartz

“Up, Not Down Syndrome: Uplifting Lessons Learned from Raising a Son With Trisomy 21”, by Nancy Schwartz, is part memoir, part self-help, and is a book that chronicles how her world changed the moment her new baby, Alex, was diagnosed with Down Syndrome, or Trisomy 21, and the lessons she learned about acceptance, love, and overcoming adversity, day by day. … More Up, Not Down Syndrome by Nancy M. Schwartz

Healing Childhood Trauma by Robin Marvel

“Healing Childhood Trauma: Transforming Pain into Purpose with Post-Traumatic Growth”, by Robin Marvel, isn’t the average “You’re a victim” book. A lot of self-help books spend a lot of time–and are very good at– defining the problem or issue and letting the readers know they are victims. But this book transcends that. … More Healing Childhood Trauma by Robin Marvel

Coping Skills by Faith G. Harper

In “Coping Skills: Tools and Techniques for Every Stressful Situation,” Faith Harper incorporates her extensive knowledge as a therapist to teach the reader techniques on how to best utilize coping skills to deal with stressful situations. She incorporates a variety of techniques from different types of therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Positive Psychology, Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction, Somatic Experiencing, and Jungian therapy. Written in a down to earth manner, she educates the reader about how our bodies respond to stress and how we can use a variety of coping skills to better enable us to survive. … More Coping Skills by Faith G. Harper

Against All Odds by Carol Basile

AGAINST ALL ODDSCarol Basile, Ph.D.Dragon Gate Media (2019)ISBN 978173243594Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (02/2020) “Against All Odds,” was written by Carol Basile, Ph.D., a woman who raised a child with autism, becoming an educator and school psychologist along the way. In this incredible book, Basile applies both her professional and personal experience to … More Against All Odds by Carol Basile