The following is a sample of required and recommended books included in the Bibliography for our Core Program:

Kitchen Table Wisdom: Stories That Heal, by Rachel Naomi Remen

Lessons From the Dying, by Rodney Smith

The Grace in Dying: A Message of Hope, Comfort, and Spiritual Transformation, by Kathleen Dowling Singh

The Five Invitations:  Discovering What Death Can Teach Us about Living Fully, by Frank Ostaseski

Life’s Last Gift:  Giving and Receiving Peace When a Loved One is Dying, by Charles Garfield

Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande

Simple Ways: Towards the Sacred, by Gunilla Norris

Who Dies?: An Investigation of Conscious Living and Conscious Dying, by Stephen Levine

Being with the Dying: Cultivating Compassion and Fearlessness in the Presence of Death, by Joan Halifax