Book Award Winner: Immigrant Health: Enhancing Integration & Global Wellness by Joachim O. F. Reimann & Dolores I. Rodríguez-Reimann

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis Immigrant Health: Enhancing Integration & Global Wellness is the third and final book in our Immigrant: Strides Toward Prosperity Series. Wellness is essential to immigrant success. This volume discusses health challenges some immigrants face in their country of origin, on their journey, and at their destination. Topics include […]

Books to Inspire Your Meditation Practice

Practicing Mindfulness: 75 Essential Meditations to Reduce Stress, Improve Mental Health, and Find Peace in the Everyday by Matthew Sockolov Althea Press; 1st edition, September 11, 2018 Practicing Mindfulness acts as a roadmap to creating a consistent meditation practice and includes a variety of meditations, tips for overcoming meditation roadblocks, and more. How to Be […]

Book Award Winner: I Had a Miscarriage: A Memoir, a Movement by Jessica Zucker, Ph.D.

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis Sixteen weeks into her second pregnancy, psychologist Jessica Zucker miscarried at home, alone. Suddenly, her career, spent specializing in reproductive and maternal mental health, was rendered corporeal, no longer just theoretical. She now had a changed perspective on her life’s work, her patients’ pain, and the crucial need […]

Book Excerpt: Hide And Seek: A Dad’s Journey From Soulless Addiction to Sole Custody

Book Title:  Hide And Seek: A Dad’s Journey From Soulless Addiction to Sole Custody Author:  Paul Summers Jr. Publishing Information:  The Publishing Circle, 2024 Link to Buy Book: Author Site Synopsis:  Hide and Seek is the story of a three-year-old girl being raised by drug addict parents. This sobering account is being told by her […]

Book Award Winner: The Curious History of the Heart: A Cultural and Scientific Journey by Vincent M. Figueredo

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis For much of recorded history, people considered the heart to be the most important organ in the body. In cultures around the world, the heart—not the brain—was believed to be the location of intelligence, memory, emotion, and the soul. Over time, views on the purpose of the heart […]

Book Excerpt: Communicating Through a Pandemic A Chronicle of Experiences, Lessons Learned, and a Vision for the Future

Book Title: Communicating Through a Pandemic A Chronicle of Experiences, Lessons Learned, and a Vision for the Future Author: Amelia Burke-Garcia Publishing Information: Routledge, 2023 Link to Buy Book: Routledge Synopsis: The COVID-19 pandemic has affected us individually and globally—and the role of communication has been integral to the success and failure of our ability […]

Popular Wellness Books for Men

Mental Health Journal for Men: Creative Prompts, Practices, and Exercises to Bolster Wellness by Ryan Howes, PhD Rockridge Press, August 4, 2020 The Mental Health Journal for Men is an all-encompassing guide for men to manage their mental health and overall well-being. Gratitude Journal for Men: A Daily 5 Minute Guide for Mindfulness, Positivity, Leadership […]

Book Excerpt: Calming the Bipolar Storm: A Guide for Patients and Families

Book Title: Calming the Bipolar Storm: A Guide for Patients and Families Author: Robert G. Fawcett, MD Publishing Information: Rowman & Littlefield, 2021 Link to Buy Book: Amazon Synopsis: Drawing from the author’s experience treating patients with bipolar disorder for more than forty years, Calming the Bipolar Storm presents an in-depth, engaging overview of bipolar […]

Book Award Winner: Here, Where Death Delights: A Literary Memoir by Mary Jumbelic

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis Mary Jumbelic has been obsessed with death since the demise of her father when she was 13. The why and how of his mortality plagued her. While viewing an autopsy at the age of 15, she discovered a science that explained the process. For 25 years, she analyzed […]