The following extensive bibliography was a hand-out at the NSA Convention in Chicago, June 2000, and is shared by Jill Harrison, MSc., SLP-C who is the Director of the Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology at the Montreal General Hospital.

McGill University Health Center

The Montreal General Hospital

Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology


Ahlbach J. & Benson V. (editors), To Say What Is Ours - The Best of 13 Years of letting Go. San Francisco, CA: National Stuttering Project, 1994.

Albon, Mitch, Tuesdays with Morrie: an old man, a young man, and life's greatest lesson. New York: DoubleDay, 1997.

Andrews, Andy, Storms of Perfection Vol 3. Nashville, TN, 1996.

Anthony, Robert, The Ultimate Secrets of Total Self-Confidence. New York: Berkley Books, 1979, 1984.

Beavis, Wes, Become The Person You Dream of Being. Corona, CA: Powerborn, 1994.

Bennett, Robert F., Gaining Control. Salt Lake City, UT: Franklin International Institute, Inc., 1987.

Bernfield, Lynne, When You Can, You Will. New York, NY: The Berkley Publishing Group, 1993.

Bethel, Sheila M., Making a Difference. New York: Berkley Book, 1990.

Blair, Gary R., What Are Your Goals? Powerful Questions To Discover What You Want Out Of Life! Syracuse, NY: Blair Publishing House, 1998.

Bobrick, Benson, Knotted Tongues: Stuttering in History and The Quest For a Cure. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995.

Borysenko, Joan, Minding The Body, Mending The Mind. New York: Bantam New Age Book, 1987.

Branden, Nathaniel, The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem. New York: Bantam Books, 1994, 1995.

Bristol, Claude M., The Magic of Believing. New York: Pocket Books, 1948.

Brothers, Joyce, Positive Plus: The Practical Plan For Liking Yourself Better. New York: Berkley Books, 1995.

Brown, Les, Live Your Dreams. New York: Avon Books, 1992.

Carducci, Bernado J., Shyness. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1999.

Canfield. J. and Hansen Mark V., A 2nd Helping of Chicken Soup For The Soul. 101 More Stories To Open The Heart and Rekindle The Spirit. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications, Inc., 1995.

Carlisle, Jock A., Tangled Tongue: Living With a Stutter. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1985.

Carlson, Richard, Don't Sweat The Small Stuff-And It's All Small Stuff. New York: Hyperion, 1997.

Carlson, Richard, Don't Sweat The Small Stuff at Work. New York: Hyperion, 1998.

Carmody, John, How To Handle Trouble - A Guide To Peace of mind. New York: Ivy Books, 1993.

Carnegie, Dale, How To Stop Worrying and Start Living. New York: Pocket Books, 1944.

Carnegie, Dale, How To Win Friends & Influence People. New York: Pocket Books, 1936.

Carter-Scott, Cherie, If Life Is a Game, These Are The Rules. New York: Broadway Books, 1998.

Cloutier-Steele, Lise G., Living & Learning With a Child Who Stutters. Toronto, Ont: NC Press Limited, 1995.

Cypert, Samuel A., The Power of Self-Esteem. New York: Amacon, 1994.

DiAngi, Larry, How To Be Purpose Driven - 7 Steps To Own Your Dream. Erie, PA: Triumphant Books, 1998.

Gulley, Philip, Front Porch Tales. Sisters, OR: Questar Publishers, Inc., 1997.

Hay, Louise L., You Can Heal Yourself. Carson, CA: Hay House Inc., 1984, 1987.

Hedges, Burke, Read & Grow Rich. Tampa, FL: INTI Publishing & Resource Books, Inc., 2000.

Helmstetter, Shad, What To Say When You Talk To Your Self New York: Pocket Books, 1982

Hill N. and Stone W. C., Success Through a Positive Mental Attitude. New York: Pocket Books, 1960,1977.

Hill Napoleon, Think & Grow Rich. New York: Fawcette Crest, 1960.

Hobson, A. & Clarke, J., The Power of Passion. Calgary, AB: Steward Publishing, 1997.

James, Larry, The First Book of Life Skills: 10 Ways To Maximize Your Personal and Professional Potential. Traverse City, MI: Sage Creek Press, 1998.

Jampolsky, Gerald G., Love is Letting Go of Fear. Berkeley, CA: Celestial Arts, 1979.

Jeffers, Susan, Feel the Fear and Do Anyway. New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1987.

Jeffers, Susan, End The Struggle and Dance With Life. New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 1996.

Jeffers, Susan, Thoughts of Power and Love. Carson, CA: Hay House, Inc., 1995.

Jezer, Marty. Stuttering: A Life Bound Up lit Words. New York: BasicBooks, 1997.

Jones, Charles E.. Life Is Tremendous. Wheaton, IL: Living Books, 1968.

Kersey, Cynthia, Unstoppable. Naperville, IL: SourcesBooks, Inc., 1998.

Knapp, Mark L., Nonverbal Communication in Human Interaction. New York: Holt, Rinhart and Winston, Inc., 1972.

LeMon C., Cairo J. & Towers M. The Personal Power Success Set. Shawnee Mission, Kansas: National Press Publications, 1990.

Littauer, Florence, Personality Plus. Grand Rapids, MI: Revell, 1983, 1992.

Mandino, Og, The Twelfth Angel. New York: Fawcette Crest, 1993.

Matthews, Andrew, Being Happy! A Handbook to Greater Confidence and Security. New York: Price Stern Sloan, Inc., 1988, 1990.

Matthews, Andrew, Making Friends, A Guide to Getting Along with People. Los Angeles, CA: Price Stem Sloan, Inc., 1990, 1991.

Maxwell, John C., Developing The Leader Within You. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1993.

McCarter Rob, Optimistic Thinking: The Key to Success. Chapel Hill, NC: Professional Press, 1994.

Mesiti, Pat, Attitudes and Altitudes. Anaheim, CA: KNI, Incorporated, 1997.

Murray, Frederick P., A Stutterer's Story. Danville, IL: Interstate Printers & Publishers, Inc., 1980.

Neal, Connie, 52 Ways To Reduce Stress In Your Life. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1993.

Newberry, Tommy, Success Is Not an Accident. Decatur, GA: Looking Glass Books, 1999.

Palladino, Connie, Developing Self-Esteem. Menlo Park, CA: Crisp Publications, Inc., 1989, 1994.

Motivational Quotes. Lombard, IL: Successtories Publishing, 1984.

Paluch, Jim, 5 Important Things. Mechanicsburg, PA: Executive Books, 1996.

Paluch, Jim, Great Thoughts From 5 Important Things. Painesbville, OH: IP Horizons, Inc.

Paluch, Jim, Leaving a Legacy. Mechanicsburg, PA: Executive Books, 1998.

Phillips, Donald T., Lincoln on Leadership. New York: Warner Books, Inc., 1992.

Pirsig, Robert M., Zen and The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. New York: Batham New Age Books, 1974.

Pitino, Rick, Success Is a Choice: Ten Steps To Overachieving in Business and Life. New York: Broadway Books, 1997.

Robbins, Anthony, Notes From a Friend: A Quick and Simple Guide To Taking Charge of Your Life. New York: Fireside, 1991, 1995.

Rohm, Robert A.. Who Do You Think You Are... Anyway? Atlanta, GA: Personality Insights, Inc., 1997.

Rohm, Robert A., Positive Personality Profiles. Atlanta, GA: Personality Insights, Inc., 1993, 1994.

Ruettiger. R. and Celizic, M., Rudy's Rules. Waco, TX: WRS Group, Inc., 1995.

Scholoff, L. and Yudkin, M., Smart Speaking: Sixty Second Strategies. New York: Penguin Books USA Inc., 1992.

Secretan, Lance, Inspirational Leadership: Destiny, Calling and Cause. Toront, Ont: Macmillan Canada, 1999.

Schloss, David, Don't Tie Yourself Up In "Nots". 1990.

Sherman, James R., The Do It! Success Series. Golden Valley, N4N: Pathway Books, 1981, 1988.

Stone, D. Conway, Follow Your Dreams. Louisville, KY: Stone (with Passages Publishing), 1995.

Stuttering Foundation of America (Editors), Memphis, TN

Swets, W. Paul, The Art of Talking So That People Will Listen. New York: Fireside, 1983.

Waitley, Denis, The Psychology of Winning. New York: Berkley Books, 1979.

Wilkins, Rich, Going Beyond a Positive Mental Attitude. Sheperdsville, NY: POS Publications, 1993.

Wood, Mary, Winning Women - Featuring Mary Wood. Willowdale, Ont: Prime Books Incorporated, 1992.

added September 20, 2000