Biblio Therapy Book Club
Biblio Therapy Book Club
Formerlly the Helping Professionals Book Club
The Helping Professionals Book Club is our newest book club, starting just before the holidays in 2019. They are led by Towne customer Annalisa and read books primarily from our psychology section. Most of the selections have been New York Times or Indie Bestsellers. Books each month are picked collaboratively by the group the month before each meeting.
Helping Professionals Book Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7pm.
Upcoming Meetings and Selections
Presence by Amy Cuddy
When Things Fall Apart by Pema Chodron
February 2020: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown
January 2020: Lost Connections by Johann Hari
December 2019: The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van Der Kolk
November 2019: Letters to a Young Therapist by Mary Pipher
Pema Chödrön's perennially best-selling classic on overcoming life's difficulties cuts to the heart of spirituality and personal growth--now in a newly designed 20th-anniversary edition with a new afterword by Pema--makes for a perfect gift and addition to one's spiritual library.
Have you ever left a nerve-racking challenge and immediately wished for a do over? Maybe after a job interview, a performance, or a difficult conversation? The very moments that require us to be genuine and commanding can instead cause us to feel phony and powerless. Too often we approach our lives' biggest hurdles with dread, execute them with anxiety, and leave them with regret.
$14.95ISBN: 9781592858491Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Hazelden Publishing - August 27th, 2010
When our embarrassments and fears lie, we often listen to them anyway. They thwart our gratitude, acceptance, and compassion—our goodness. They insist, “I am not worthy.” But we are worthy—of self-discovery, personal growth, and boundless love.$18.00ISBN: 9781632868312Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - December 3rd, 2019
The New York Times bestseller from the author of Chasing the Scream, offering a radical new way of thinking about depression and anxiety.$19.00ISBN: 9780143127741Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Books - September 8th, 2015
#1 New York Times bestseller
“Essential reading for anyone interested in understanding and treating traumatic stress and the scope of its impact on society.” —Alexander McFarlane, Director of the Centre for Traumatic Stress Studies$16.99ISBN: 9780465039685Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Basic Books - February 9th, 2016
Mary Pipher's groundbreaking investigation of America's "girl-poisoning culture," Reviving Ophelia, has sold nearly two million copies and established its author as one of the nation's foremost authorities on family issues. In Letters to a Young Therapist, Dr.