Mental Health,

Trauma, Loss and

Healing Practices


Gender, Sexuality, Childbearing and Reproductive Justice

Acupressure for Lovers

(Michael Reed Gach) 

Asking For It: The alarming rise of rape culture – and what we can do about it (Kate Harding)

Better Orgasms, Better World with Sexologist Betty Dodson, PhD 

This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by radical women of color

(Cherie Moraga, Gloria Anzaldúa)

This is Woman’s Work: Calling forth your inner council of wise, brave, crazy, rebellious, loving, luminous selves

(Dominique Christina)

Epic Sex & Legendary Love with Sex Coach Layla Martin

The Ethical Slut: A practical guide to polyamory, open relationships and other freedoms in sex and love

(Janet Hardy, Dossie Easton)

The First Forty Days: The essential art of nourishing the new mother

(Heng Ou)

Killing the Black Body: Race, reproduction, and the meaning of liberty

(Dorothy Roberts)

The Little Book of Restorative Justice for Sexual Abuse (Judah Oudshoorn)

Men’s Work: How to stop the violence that tears our lives apart (Paul Kivel)

Mothering Through Pain and Suffering in Silence (Jasmine Boudah)

Pushed: The Painful truth about childbirth and modern maternity care (Jennifer Block)

Radical Dharma: Talking race, love and liberation (Rev. angel Kyodo williams, Lama Rod Owens, Jasmine Syedullah)

Radical Doula Guide (Miriam Zoila Perez)

Revolutionary Mothering (Alexis Pauline Gumbs, China Martens, Mai’a Williams)

The Spirit of Intimacy: Ancient African teachings in the ways of relationships (Sobonfu Some)

Taking Charge of Your Fertility: The definitive guide to natural birth control and pregnancy achievement (Toni Weschler)

Transgender History (Susan Stryker)

Unspeakable Things: Sex, lies, and revolution (Laurie Penny)

We Should All Be Feminists (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)

Witches, Midwives, and Nurses: A history of women healers (Barbara Ehrenreich, Diedre English)

Mental Health,

Trauma, Loss and

Healing Practices

Acupressure’s Potent Points: A guide to self-care for common ailments (Michael Reed Gach) 

Acupressure for Emotional Healing: A self-care guide for trauma, stress, and common emotional imbalances (Michael Reed Gach) 

The Chemistry of Joy: A three-step program for overcoming depression through western science and eastern wisdom (Henry Emmonds) 

The Chemistry of Calm: A powerful, drug-free plan to quiet your fears and overcome your anxiety (Henry Emmonds) 

Eastern Body, Western Mind: Psychology and the Chakra system as a path to the self (Anodea Judith) 

Detox Your Heart (Valerie Mason-John) 

The Little Book of Circle Processes: A new/old approach to peacemaking (Kay Pranis) 

The Little Book of Restorative Justice (Howard Zehr) 

The Little Book of Trauma Healing (Carolyn Yoder)

The Healing Wisdom of Africa: Finding life purpose through nature, ritual and community (Malidoma Patrice Somé)

My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized trauma and the pathway to mending our hearts and bodies (Resmaa Menakem) 

Ritual: Power, healing, and community (Malidoma Patrice Somé) 

Waking the Tiger: Healing trauma (Peter Levine) 



the Microbiome, Menstrual and Hormonal Health

Ask Me About My Uterus: A quest to make doctors believe in women’s pain (Abby Norman)

Fibroids: The complete guide to taking charge of your physical, emotional, and sexual well-being (Johanna Skilling, 2000)

Gut: The inside story of our body’s most underrated organ (Giulia Enders, 2015)

The Hormone Cure (Sara Gottfried, 2013)

It’s a Sistah Thing: A guide to understanding and dealing with fibroids for black women (Monique Brown, 2002)

Mind-Gut Connection: How the hidden conversation within our bodies impacts our mood, choices, and overall health (Emeran Mayer, 2016)

The PCOS Diet Plan (Hillary Wright, 2017)

Uterine Fibroids (Elizabeth Stewart, 2007)

Woman Code (Alissa Vitti)