Looking for a good book to read?  Here is a list of Dr. Olpin’s favorite books

         Topic & Title

Alternative/Complementary/Energy/Vibrational Therapy  
 Healing and the Mind
 B. Moyers
 Mind/Body Medicine    D. Goleman & G. Gurin
 PNI – the New Mind Body Healing Program   E. Dacher
 Quantum Healing: Exploring the Frontiers of Mind/Body Medicine
 D. Chopra
 Space, Time & Medicine
 L. Dossey
 Spiritual Dimensions of Healing
 S. Krippner & P. Welch
 Spontaneous Remission: An Annotated Bibliography
 B. O’Regan
 The Book of Massage: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Eastern and Western Technique
 L. Lidell
 The Healer Within
 S. Locke
 The Healing Power of Humor
 A. Klien
 The Healing Brain: Breakthrough Discoveries About How the Brain Keeps Us Healthy   R. Ornstein & D. Sobel
 The Massage Book
 G. Downing
 The Promise of Energy Psychology: Revolutionary Tools for Dramatic Personal Change    D. Feinstein, D. Eden, & G. Craig
 Therapeutic Touch, Healing In The New Age   D. Krieger
 Vibrational Medicine for the 21st Century   R. Gerber
Creativity/Intention/Law of Attraction  
 A Happy Pocket Full of Money
 D. C. Gikandi
 Creative Visualization
 S. Gawain
 If You Want to Write
 B. Euland
 The Aladdin Factor
 J Canfield & V. Hansen
 The Biology of Belief      B. Lipton  
 The Book on Mind Management
 D. Deaton
 The Power of Intention      W. Dyer
 The Power of Your Subconscious Mind
 J. Murphy
 The Silva Mind Control Method
 J. Silva
 You’ll See It When You Believe It
 W. Dyer
High Level Health & Wellness  
 Ageless Body, Timeless Mind
 D. Chopra
 Anatomy of an Illness as Perceived by the Patient
 N. Cousins
 Creating Health: Beyond Prevention, Toward Perfection
 D. Chopra
 Dr. Dean Ornish’s Program for Reversing Heart Disease: The Only System Scientifically Proven to Reverse Heart Disease Without Drugs or Surgery
 D. Ornish
 Getting Well Again
 C. Simonton & S. Simonton
 Healers on Healing
 R. Carlson & B. Shield
 How to Meditate
 L. LeShan
 Intuitive Eating
 E. Trebol & E. Resch
 Love, Medicine & Miracles
 B. Siegel
 Perfect Health: The Complete Mind/Body Guide
 D. Chopra
 You Can Heal Your Life
 L. Hays
 Awaken the Giant Within
 A. Robbins
 Become Who You Were Born to Be
 B. Souza
 Chicken Soup for the Soul (any book with this title, i.e., at work)    
 Fish! A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results
 Lundin, Paul, & Christensen
 If Life Is a Game, These Are the Rules
 C. Carter-Scott
Life Strategies: Doing What Works, Doing What Matters
 P. McGraw
 Robbing the Grave of It’s Greatness
 D. McNeal
 See you at the top
 Z. Ziglar
 The Five People You Meet in Heaven
 M. Albom
 The Knight in Rusty Armor
 R. Fisher
Near-Death Experience (NDE)  
 Coming Back to Life: The After-Effects of the Near-Death Experience
 P.M.H. Atwater
 Embraced by the Light   B. Eadie
 Heading Toward the Omega: In search of the meaning of the NDE
 K. Ring
 Life After Life
 R. Moody
 Reflections on Life After Life
 R. Moody
 Within the Light
 C. Sutherland
Quantum Physics, Energy, & Spirit  
 Bridging Science And Spirit
 N. Friedman
 Power vs. Force: The Hidden Determinants of Human Behavior
 D. Hawkins
 Space-Time and Beyond
 B. Toben & F. Wolf
 Stalking the Wild Pendulum
 I. Bentov
 The Dancing Wu-Li Masters
 G. Zukov
 The Holographic Universe
 M. Talbot
 The Tao of Physics    F. Capra
 How to win friends and influence people
 D. Carnegie
 Living, Loving, And Learning
 L. Buscaglia
 L. Buscaglia
 Loving Each Other
 L. Buscaglia
 Teach Only Love
 G. Jampolsky
 The Five Love Languages
 G. Chapman
 The Tao of Leadership
 J. Heider
 A Path With a Heart
 J. Kornfield
 As Above, So Below
 R. Miller
 Awakening Spirits: A Native American Path to Inner Peace, Healing and Spiritual Growth
 T. Brown
 Care of The Soul    T. Moore
 Creation Spirituality
 M. Fox
 Finite And Infinite Games
 J. P. Carse
 Handbook to Higher Consciousness
 K. Keyes
 Healing Words: The Power of Prayer and the Practice of Medicine
 L. Dossey
 Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
 R. Bach
 Jonathan Livingston Seagull
 R. Bach
 Journey of Awakening: A Meditator’s Guide
 Ram Dass
 R. Bach
 Power vs. Force: The Hidden Determinants of Human Behavior     D. Hawkins
 Recovering The Soul: A Scientific And Spiritual Search
 L. Dossey
 Return from Tomorrow
 G. Ritchie
 Running from Safety: An Adventure of the Spirit
 R. Bach
 Serendipity of the Spirit
 R. Eyre
 H. Hesse
 Tao Te Ching
 Loa tsu
 The Anatomy of The Spirit
 C. Myss
 The Bridge Across Forever
 R. Bach
 The Way of the Peaceful Warrior
 D. Millman
 The World of Serendipity
 M. Bach
 There is a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem
 W. Dyer
 You Can Have It All
 A. M. Patent
Sports Psychology  
 Golf is Not a Game of Perfect
 B. Rotella
 Inner Game of Tennis
 W. T. Gallwey
 Peak Performance: Mental Training Techniques of the World’s Greatest Athletes
 C. Garfield
 Think Like a Champion
 D. Devenzio
Stress Management/Stress Reduction  
 Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff … and it’s all small stuff
 R. Carlson
 Full Catastrophe Living
 J. Kabat-Zinn
 Mind as Healer, Mind as Slayer
 K. Pelletier
 Stress Management for Life: A Research-Based Experiential Approach 🙂
 M. Olpin
 The World is NOT a Stressful Place  🙂    M. Olpin
Unwind!  🙂    
 M. Olpin
Thoughts & Emotions  
 Anger Kills
 R. Williams
 As a Man Thinketh
 J. Allen
 A. W. Schaef
 Codependent No More   M. Beatty
 Different Drummer
 M. Scott Peck
 Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway   S. Jeffers
 Feelings Buried Alive Never Die
 K. Truman
 Fire In The Soul
 J. Borysenko
 I’m OK–You’re OK
 T. A. Harris
 Love Is Letting Go of Fear
 G. Jampolsky
 Man’s Search for Meaning
 V. Frankl
 Mind/Body Health: The Effects of Attitudes, Emotions and Relationships
 B. Hafen & K. Karren
 Minding the Body, Mending the Mind
 J. Borysenko
 Molecules of Emotion
 C. Pert
 M. Maltz
 Pulling Your Own Strings
 W. Dyer
 D. Viscott
 Running From Safety: An Adventure of The Spirit
 R. Bach
 S. Ostrander & L. Schroeder
 Tao: The Watercourse Way
 A. Watts
 The Alchemist
 P. Coelho
 The Book of Awesome N. Pasricha
 The Einstein Factor
 W. Wenger & R. Poe
 The Four Agreements
D.M. Ruiz
 The Greatest Salesman in the World
 O. Mandino
 The Magic Power of Self-Image Psychology
 M. Maltz
 The Miracle of Mindfulness
 Thich Nhat Hanh
 The Power of Positive Thinking
 N.V. Peale
 The Prophet
 K. Gibran
 The Road Less Traveled
 S. Peck
 The Tao of Inner Peace
 Diane Dreher
 The Tao of Pooh
 B. Hoff
 Think and Grow Rich
 N. Hill
 Toward a Psychology of Being
 A. Maslow
 Tuesdays with Morrie
 M. Albom
 Unlimited Power
 A. Robbins
 What Happy People Know
 D. Baker
 What to Say When you Talk To Yourself
 S. Helmstetter
 What You Think of Me is None of My Business
 T. Cole-Whittaker
 Wherever You Go, There You Are
 J. Kabat-Zinn
 Who Moved My Cheese
 S. Johnson
 Winning Through Enlightenment
 R. Smothermon
 Your Erroneous Zones
 W. Dyer
 Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
 R. Persig
 Zen Speaks: Shouts of Nothingness
 T. C. Chung
Time/Life Management  
 Creating Your Best Life: The Ultimate Life List Guide
 Miller & Frisch
 First Things First
 Covey, Merrill & Merrill
 Getting Things Done
 D. Allen
 How to Get Control of Your Time and Your Life (Signet)
 A. Lakein
 R. Eyre
 Principle-Centered Leadership      S. Covey
 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families
 S. Covey
 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
 S. Covey
 10 Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management
 H. Smith
 The Tao of Time
 D. Hunt & P. Hait