Work-Life Integration Titles from the Lending Library

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50 Things to Do With the Rest of Your Life
Robert P. Wilkins (June 2003)
Covers topics that include travel, time management, volunteerism, charitable giving to special interest groups, reading, and career and family matters.
ISBN 0960845003
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Altars and Icons: Sacred Spaces in Everyday Life
Jean McMann (April 1998)
Provides pictures and captions of altars and icons to create a refuge from daily life, a haven of tranquility, regardless of your creed.
ISBN 0811818160
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The Artists Way (10th Edition)
Julia Cameron (March 2002)
Describes the subject of creativity and provides an invaluable guide to living the artist’s life.
ISBN 1585421464
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BIFF: Quick Responses to High-Conflict People, Their Personal Attacks, Hostile Email and Social Media meltdowns
Bill Eddy (September 2014)
Over twenty examples of Brief, Informative, Friendly, and Firm responses for all areas of life and tips to help you deal with high-conflict people.
ISBN 9781936268726
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Cherishment: A Psychology of the Heart
Elisabeth Young-Bruehl and Faith Bethelard (February 2000)
Helps readers attune sensitively to the ways people express their need for affection in the details of daily life and relationships.
ISBN 9780684859668
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Clarence Darrow The Journeyman: Lessons for the Modern Lawyer
Mike Papantonio (July 1997)
Explains how Mr. Darrow practiced with an enlightened wisdom and how Mr. Darrow’s effort contributed to his arriving at the right livelihood.
ISBN 0964971119
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Comfortable Chaos: Forget “Balance” and Make Career and Family Choices that Work for You
Carolyn Harvey and Beth Herrild (January 2010)
Helps readers come to their own life balance and recognizes that life today will never be free of stress and that everyone has his or her own level of tolerance for chaos.
ISBN 1551806045
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The Confidence Gap: A Guide to Overcoming Fear and Self-Doubt
Russ Harris (September 2011)
Solutions to low self-confidence, shyness, and insecurity by forming a new and wiser relationship with them and freeing yourself from fears.
ISBN 9781590309230
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Confounded Expectations: The Law’s Struggle with Personal Responsibility
George W. Jarecke and Nancy K. Plant (July 2000)
Demonstrates that our society relies inappropriately on the legal system to cure ills the system was not designed to address.
ISBN 9780809322923
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Creating a Life Worth Living
Carol Lloyd (August 1997)
Helps the reader search memory for inspiration, understand his or her individual artistic profile, explore possible futures, design a daily process and build a structure of support.
ISBN 9780060952433
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Daring Greatly
Brené Brown, Ph.D., LMSW (2012)
Discover how embracing vulnerability can lead to a more fulfilling life and how vulnerability increases courage.
ISBN  9781592408412
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A Deeper Understanding of Your Career Choices: A Companion to The Hidden Sources of Law School Stress
Lawrence S. Krieger
A booklet that incorporates decades of scientific knowledge and practical experience to guide you to a real, ongoing satisfaction in your work and life.
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The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz (November 1997)
A Toltec wisdom book that describes the belief that these four agreements in life are essential steps on the path to personal freedom and as beliefs are transformed through maintaining these agreements, lives will become filled with grace, peace, and unconditional love.
ISBN 9781878424310
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Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain and Illness (15th Edition)
Jon Kabat-Zinn (September 2013)
Shows how to use natural, medically proven methods to soothe and heal your body, mind, and spirit.
ISBN 9780345536938
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Geek Logik: 50 Foolproof Equations for Everyday Life
Garth Sundem (October 2006)
Covers dating and romance, career, finance, and everyday decisions like “Should I get a tattoo?
ISBN 9780761140214
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The Happiness Trap: How to Stop Struggling and Start Living
Russ Harris (2007)
Explains that the ways we try to find happiness may cause stress, anxiety, and depression and the author presents the insights and techniques of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT).
ISBN 9781590305843
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The Hidden Sources of Law School Stress: Avoiding the Mistakes that Create Unhappy and Unprofessional Lawyers
Lawrence S. Krieger
A booklet that explains why law school is so stressful and why it doesn’t have to be that way.
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I Thought It Was Just Me (But It Isn't) 
Brené Brown, Ph.D., LMSW (2007)
Learn tools to move through the by-products of shame; fear, blame, and disconnection to live your best, authentic life.
ISBN  9781592403356
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In Search of Atticus Finch (2nd Edition)
Mike Papantonio (1995)
This novel explores how lawyering sometimes takes a heavy toll on our overall quality of life.
ISBN 0964971100
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The Lawyer’s Guide to Balancing Life and Work (2nd Edition)
George W. Kaufman (September 2006)
Helps you to achieve professional and personal satisfaction in the law by teaching how to balance life.
ISBN 9781590316740
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Lawyers, Anger, and Anxiety: Dealing with the Stresses of the Legal Profession
Rebecca Nerison, Ph.D. (April 2010)
Examines how anger and anxiety are related and the symptoms and costs associated with them, and provides advice on seeking happiness through all stages of your career.
ISBN 9781604429497
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Lawyers at Midlife: Laying the Groundwork for the Road Ahead
Michael Long, John Clyde and Pat Funk (October 2008)
A detailed planning guide to help mid- and late-career lawyers lay the financial, medical, and social groundwork for the next chapter of their lives.
ISBN 9780940675605
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Lawyers on Their Own: The Solo Practitioner in an Urban Setting
Jerome E. Carlin (July 2011)
Provides a study of lawyers in individual practice in an urban setting exposing the unique practices, class divides, ethical dilemmas and ultimate resentments of solo and small practice.
ISBN 9781610270908
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Let Your Life Speak
Parker J. Palmer (2000)
The author shares insights gained from darkness and depression as well as fulfillment and joy, illuminating a pathway toward vocation for all who seek the true calling of their lives.
ISBN 0787947350
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A Life in the Law: Advice for Young Lawyers
William S. Duffey, Jr. and Richard A. Schneider
Lawyers share their perspectives on being a lawyer with topics such as the values of the profession, the lawyers’ responsibility to their communities, their duty of service to clients, and to the public.
ISBN 9781604425963
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The Marble and the Sculptor: From Law School to Law Practice
Keith Robert Lee (November 2013)
Advice on everything from choosing classes that matter in law school to the importance of writing well, attracting clients, and avoiding basic mistakes in your first job at a law firm.
ISBN 9781614388869
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The Mastery of Love: A Practical Guide to the Art of Relationship
Don Miguel Ruiz (March 1999)
A Toltec wisdom book where the author brings to light the commonly held fallacies and misplaced expectations about love that permeate most relationships and uses stories to import the wisdom of three fundamental Toltec masteries (awareness, transformation, and love).
ISBN 9781878424426
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Men, Women & Worthiness
Brené Brown, PhD, LMSW (2012)
A map for navigating emotions that hold us back in order to live a life of authenticity and connection.
ISBN  9781604078510
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Mindfulness for Beginners: Reclaiming the Present Moment — and Your Life
Jon Kabat-Zinn (December 2011)
Learn how to transform your relationship to the way you think, feel, love, work, play and thereby awaken to and embody more completely who you really are.
ISBN 9781604076585
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The Monk who Sold his Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling your Dreams & Reaching your Destiny
Robin S. Sharma (August 1997)
This book helps us develop joyful thoughts, follow our life’s mission and calling, cultivate self-discipline and act courageously, value time as our most important commodity, and nourish our relationships.
ISBN 0002557215
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The New What Can You do With a Law Degree? A Lawyer’s Guide to Career Satisfaction Inside, Outside & Around the Law
Dr. Larry Richard and Tanya Hanson (September 2012)
Helps to find lifelong satisfaction in the traditional practice of law, or through alternative work arrangements, or career choices and contains career exercises and practical career-finding techniques.
ISBN 9780940675711
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Plato, Not Prozac!: Applying Eternal Wisdom to Everyday Problems
Lou Marinoff, Ph.D. (August 2000)
Gathering quotes and stories from thousands of years of philosophy, this book guides you toward a solution compatible with your individual beliefs.
ISBN 0060931361
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The Power of Vulnerability
Brené Brown (2012) 6 CDs
Learn how embracing your vulnerability can lead to courage and living your best life.
ISBN  9781604078589
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Practicing Law and Wellness: Modern Strategies for Lawyers Dealing with Anxiety, Addiction and Depression
Texas Lawyers’ Assistance Program (2010)
A DVD that presents recovery strategies and wellness techniques for lawyers.
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Presence:  Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges
Amy Cuddy (2015)
Learn the art of self-confidence in order to be your best in challenging situations.
ISBN  9780316256575
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The Reflective Counselor: Daily Meditations for Lawyers
F. Gregory Coffey and Maureen C. Kessler (2008)
Increase well-being and satisfaction in your personal and professional life with 365 meditations.
ISBN  9781590319567
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Running from the Law
Deborah L. Arron (1989)
Explores why many lawyers are professionally unhappy, tired of the stress, the long hours, the paper-pushing, and the adversarial nastiness.
ISBN  0940675390
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Running from the Law: Why Good Lawyers are Getting out of the Legal Profession (3rd Edition)
Deborah Arron (September 2003)
Explores why many lawyers are professionally unhappy, tired of the stress, the long hours, the paper-pushing, and the adversarial nastiness.
ISBN 0940675560
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Sailing to Simplicity: Life Lessons Learned at Sea
Migael Scherer (September 1999)
Reflects on what the author’s boat and the sea have taught her: a Zen-like wisdom and peace of mind, flexibility in the face of chaos, and a deeper appreciation of the richness of each moment.
ISBN 0071353267
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The Six-Minute Solution
Scott L. Rogers, M.S., J.D. (2009)
Learn the practice of mindfulness to become a more effective lawyer and a happier, healthier person.
ISBN  9780977345526
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Staying at Home, Staying in the Law: A Guide to Remaining Active in the Legal Profession While Pursuing Your Dreams
Julie Tower-Pierce (March 2009)
Alternative full-time and part-time careers are discussed, including freelance writing, pro-bono opportunities, telework, and compressed workweek options.
ISBN 9781590319529
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Stress Hardiness for Lawyers and Judges
Oregon State Bar Professional Liability Fund (April 2011)
Two DVD Discs 
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Stress Management for Lawyers
Amiram Elwork, Ph.D. (1995)
Covers such stressors as time pressures, work overload, conflict, and how difficult people can rob you of a satisfying career and/or personal life and shows you how to take charge.
ISBN 0964472708
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Stress Management For Lawyers: How to Increase Personal & Professional Satisfaction in the Law (3rd Edition)
Amiram Elwork, Ph.D. (January 2007)
Written for lawyers to help them have a satisfying career and personal life by taking effective action against the stress that is associated with practicing law.
ISBN 9780964472730
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Take Back Your Life! Using Microsoft Outlook to Get Organized and Stay Organized
Sally McGhee (June 2005)
Contains information on learning simple but powerful techniques for re-balancing your personal and professional commitments using the productivity features in Microsoft Outlook.
ISBN 0735622159
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Teachings of Yoga
Goerg Feuerstein (November 1997)
An introductory anthology to the wide range of knowledge and wisdom in the Yoga tradition.
ISBN 157062318X
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Thriving in Mind:  The Workbook
Dr. Katherine Benziger, PhD (2013)
Through a series of exercises, learn your brain's natural preferences and work toward a happier, healthier life with less anxiety and depression.
ISBN  9781453743997
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Time Management for Attorneys: A Lawyer’s Guide to Decreasing Stress, Eliminating Interruptions and Getting Home on Time
Mark Powers and Shawn McNalis (2008)
Compiled in this book are time-tested techniques the authors have learned over the years and put into an easy-to-use guide specifically for attorneys. 
ISBN 9780615187457
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Total Workday Control Using Microsoft Outlook (2nd Edition)
Michael Lineberger (April 2008)
Provides best practices of time, task, and email management, drawing from time management theories and applying these best practices in Microsoft Outlook.
ISBN 9780974930428
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Transforming Practices: Finding Joy and Satisfaction in the Legal Life (10th Edition)
Steven Keeva (July 2011)
Examines how lawyers can find deeper meaning in their work, practice more compassionately, and discover enjoyment in what they do, all by developing a greater awareness for their inner lives.
ISBN 9781604427295
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The Way of Life According to Lao Tzu
Witter Bynner (November 1986)
Contains eighty-one sayings that teach how to work with the invisible forces of nature, the psyche, and the soul for a more successful life.
ISBN 0399512985
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What Lawyers and Judges Need to Know About Compassion Fatigue and the Strategies to Prevent It
Oregon State Bar Professional Liability Fund (April 2011)
Two DVD Discs 
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Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers: An Updated Guide to Stress, Stress Related Diseases, and Coping (2nd Edition)
Robert M. Sapolsky (April 1998)
Explains how prolonged stress causes or intensifies a range of physical and mental afflictions, including depression, ulcers, colitis, heart disease, and more.
ISBN 0716732106
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Work+Life: Finding the Fit That’s Right for You
Cali Williams Yost (April 2004)
Provides the tools to adjust the “work” portion of life in order to have more time and/or energy for personal responsibilities and interests.
ISBN 1573222682 
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Updated: Dec. 8, 2017