Braving the Wilderness

Braving the Wilderness: the quest for true belonging and the courage to stand alone by Brene Brown is a universally appealing book.  Who hasn't felt like they did not belong at some point?  The short of it is pretty simple, to feel like you belong you have to be yourself.  The book touches on other topics related to belonging like self-worth, anxiety, and depression.  It's part personal anecdotes and part research.  It's a delightful read (or listen!  It's read by the author).  


Running with Mindfulness: Dynamic Running Therapy (DRT) To Improve Low-Mood, Anxiety, Stress, and Depression

Running with Mindfulness by William Pullen is a good self-help book that gives new meaning to the phrase "running is my therapy".  This book provides lots of rhetorical questions to ponder while running.  Questions that relate to your relationships, anxiety, depression, anger, stress, etc.  The book also explains how Dynamic Running Therapy (DRT) works---combining mindfulness and movement.