Recommended Books, Movies, More

Below are books, movies, and videos recommended by our Balance for Women Physicians members.

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Journal Posts



All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome - Kathy Hoopmann

Anatomy of an Epidemic - Robert Whitaker

Animals Make Us Human - Temple Grandin

Autism's False Prophets - Paul A. Offit, MD

Beyond Wealth - Alexander Green

Comfort Healing and Joy: Secrets to living a magnificent life - David Fox, MD

Come as You Are - Emily Nagoski, PhD

The Developing Mind - Daniel Siegel, MD

Everyday Bliss for Busy Women - Maryam Webster, M. Ed.

The Geography of Bliss - Eric Weiner

The Hot Spotters - Atul Gawande (New Yorker Magazine)

The Instinct to Heal - David Servan-Schreiber

The Joy of Living - Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche

Medicine and Compassion - David R. Shlim, MD

Molecules of Emotion - Candace Pert, PhD

My Stroke of Insight - Jill Bolte Taylor, PhD

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking- Susan Cain

The Other Brain - R. Douglas Fields

Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How it Changed America - John M. Barry

Stumbling on Happiness - Daniel Gilbert

Transforming Anger - Doc Childre and Deborah Rozman, PhD

Transforming Anxiety - Doc Childre and Deborah Rozman, PhD

Transforming Stress - Doc Childre and Deborah Rozman, PhD


Temple Grandin - TV Movie, 2010, Autism

Forks Over Knives - The relationship between degenerative diseases and diet


Jill Bolte Taylor's Stroke of Insight