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Best Healing Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Healing books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.

1. Accessing the Healing Power of the Vagus Nerve: Self-Help Exercises for Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, and Autism (2017)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThis practical guide to understanding the cranial nerves as the key to our psychological and physical well-being builds on Stephen Porges’s Polyvagal Theory—one of the most important recent developments in human neurobiology. Drawing on more than thirty years of experience as a craniosacral therapist and Rolfer, Stanley Rosenberg explores the crucial role that the vagus nerve plays in determining our psychological and emotional states and explains that a myriad of common psychological and physical symptoms—from anxiety and…
Author(s): Stanley Rosenberg , BENJAMIN SHIELD, et al.

2. Prescription for Nutritional Healing, Fifth Edition: A Practical A-to-Z Reference to Drug-Free Remedies Using Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs & Food … A-To-Z Reference to Drug-Free Remedies) (2010)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfPrescription for Nutritional Healing is the nation’s #1 bestselling guide to natural remedies. The new fifth edition incorporates the most recent information on a variety of alternative healing and preventive therapies and unveils new science on vitamins, supplements, and herbs. With an A-to-Z reference to illnesses, updates include: How omega-3 and exercise may help those suffering from Alzheimer’s Current information on the latest drug therapies for treating AIDs What you need to know about H1N1 virus Nutritional information for combating prostate cancer Leading…
Author(s): Balch CNC, Phyllis A.

3. Healing (1999)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThis revised and expanded edition of MacNutt’s bestselling book Healing, which has sold over 400,000 copies in its lifetime, provides a context within which to understand healing. MacNutt covers topics that include the basis of the healing ministry, kinds of healing, and the connections between sacraments and healing. MacNutt discusses new discoveries of connections between the spiritual and the physical, including scientific inquiries into the healing power of prayer….
Author(s): Francis Macnutt

4. The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma (2015)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf Trauma is a fact of life. Veterans and their families deal with the painful aftermath of combat; one in five Americans has been molested; one in four grew up with alcoholics; one in three couples have engaged in physical violence. Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, one of the world’s foremost experts on trauma, has spent over three decades working with survivors. In The Body Keeps the Score, he uses recent scientific advances to show how trauma literally reshapes both body and brain, compromising sufferers’ capacities for pleasure, engagement,…
Author(s): van der Kolk M.D., Bessel

5. Healing After Loss: Daily Meditations For Working Through Grief (1994)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThe classic guide for dealing with grief and lossFor those who have suffered the loss of a loved one, here are thoughtful words to strengthen, inspire and comfort….
Author(s): Martha Whitmore Hickman

6. Healing: Bringing the Gift of God’s Mercy to the World (2015)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf"Lord, I am not worthy to have you enter under my roof; only say the word and my servant will be healed." – Matthew 8:8When we, or a family member or friend, are faced with an injury or illness, physical or emotional, our thoughts turn to God in prayer for healing. We want to believe, as the Centurion did, that God will grant healing, but we wonder. And if we as Catholics have doubts, what does this mean to a hurting world, also in need of healing?In her new book , Mary Healy answers to these questions and more –Is Jesus still healing people today?Are these healings real and do they last?How do we know if God wants us to pray for…
Author(s): Mary Healy

7. Chakra Healing: A Beginner’s Guide to Self-Healing Techniques that Balance the Chakras (2017)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfDiscover the ancient knowledge of chakra healing and restore balance to your mind, body, and spirit.Within all living beings are powerful centers of energy called chakras. Each chakra holds the potential for immense healing and restoration. However, learning how to harness the chakra system’s amazing power can be challenging when so much of the information available is dense and academic or subjective and hard to trust.In her successful New York practice, energy healer, acupuncturist, and Reiki master Margarita Alcantara addresses the most common ailments people…
Author(s): Margarita Alcantara

8. Healing from Hidden Abuse: A Journey Through the Stages of Recovery from Psychological Abuse (2016)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfWithin every community, toxic people can be found hiding in families, couples, companies, and places of worship. The cryptic nature of psychological abuse involves repetitious mind games played by one individual or a group of people.Psychological abuse leaves no bruises. There are no broken bones. There are no holes in the walls. The bruises, brokenness, and holes are held tightly within the target of the abuse.Healing from Hidden Abuse walks the reader through each of the six recovery stages researched and developed by the author. The stages are: Despair, Education, Awakening, Boundaries,…
Author(s): Shannon Thomas LCSW

9. Wired for Healing – Remapping the Brain to Recover from Chronic and Mysterious Illnesses (2014)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfAnnie Hopper had exhausted the medical system and was still suffering from disabling symptoms of multiple chemical sensitivities, fibromyalgia and electric hypersensitivity syndrome. Hopper deduced that a toxic trauma had over-activated threat and protective mechanisms in her brain that were keeping her body stuck in a cycle of chronic illness and inflammation. In her ensuing search for healing, she created The Dynamic Neural Retraining System (DNRS) program – a drug-free, neuroplasticity-based approach to remap neural pathways in the limbic system. Since…
Author(s): Annie Hopper

10. The Little Book of Energy Healing Techniques: Simple Practices to Heal Body, Mind, and Spirit (2019)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfDiscover energy healing―find more balance and peace.Energy healing is the practice of manipulating the subtle energy flow in your body to improve the way you think and feel. The Little Book of Energy Healing Techniques is your introduction to the basics of energy healing, featuring a series of simple exercises you can do anytime.Heal your mind, body, and spirit, with clear and balanced energy that empowers you to live with greater peace and comfort.The Little Book of Energy Healing Techniques allows you to: See for yourself what the power of energy healing can do for you….
Author(s): Karen Frazier

11. The Essential Guide to Healing: Equipping All Christians to Pray for the Sick (2011)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfPremier Renewal Leaders Present Complete, Accessible Guide to Healing MinistryThe Bible is full of accounts of miraculous healing. And God is moving as amazingly today as he was back then. Thousands are being healed all over the world–and his children are part of it.For the first time, premier renewal leaders Bill Johnson and Randy Clark team up to equip Christians to minister healing. Grounded from start to finish in Scripture, Johnson and Clark lay out the rich theological and historical foundation for healing in the church today. Full of inspiring stories, this book offers practical, proven,…
Author(s): Bill Johnson, Randy Clark

12. The Simplicity of Healing: A Practical Guide to Releasing the Miracle Power of God’s Word (2017)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf“God’s Word is the key that unlocks the door for you to step into freedom from disease and step into that abundant life which Jesus provided for us. By the power of God’s Word, you can conquer anything and everything the enemy sends your way and continue to conquer all the days of your life!” —Dr. Sandra Kennedy Receiving your healing is not complicated. It’s as simple as believing and speaking God’s Word. In Dr. Sandra Kennedy’s groundbreaking book, you will receive teaching on how to activate God’s Word and experience His healing power! Also, you’ll be encouraged…
Author(s): Sandra Kennedy, Sid Roth

13. Healing Back Pain: The Mind-Body Connection (1991)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfDr. Sarno’s program has helped thousands of patients find relief from chronic back conditions. In this New York Times bestseller, Dr. Sarno teaches you how to identify stress and other psychological factors that cause back pain and demonstrates how to heal yourself–without drugs, surgery or exercise. Find out: With case histories and the results of in-depth mind-body research, Dr. Sarno reveals how you can recognize the emotional roots of your TMS and sever the connections between mental and physical pain…and start recovering from back pain today….
Author(s): John E. Sarno

14. Crystals for Beginners: The Guide to Get Started with the Healing Power of Crystals (2017)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfA Crystal-Clear Guide to Healing with CrystalsDiscover how crystals can help you fight stress, cope with anxiety, and more. Crystals for Beginners takes a step-by-step approach to introducing you to crystal healing. Never touched a crystal before? Don’t worry―this book will guide you through the myths and confusion as it shows you how crystals can help improve your life.Crystals for Beginners features: Balance your body, spirit, and mind with Crystals for Beginners….
Author(s): Karen Frazier

15. The Healing Power of Essential Oils: Soothe Inflammation, Boost Mood, Prevent Autoimmunity, and Feel Great in Every Way (2018)

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your BookshelfAchieving true health is not an easy task. For many people, it might be easier to pop a pill or push aside lingering discomfort in favor of finishing everything on your to-do list. In The Healing Power of Essential Oils, Eric Zielinski, D.C. shows readers how to make their health a priority with the life-changing benefits of essential oils. Essential oils are the natural solution to everything from anxiety and depression to deep-seated inflammation. For beginners, Dr. Z teaches everything you need to know to get started, including the top seven oils you should stock from Day 1 and…
Author(s): Zielinski D.C., Eric

Best Healing Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some healing books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

The gift of healing herbs : plant medicines and home remedies for a vibrantly healthy life

Author(s): Robin Rose Bennett
Publisher: North Atlantic Books, Year: [2014], Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1176064

Healing the brokenhearted : experience restoration through the power of God's word

Author(s): Joyce Meyer
Publisher: Warner Faith , Year: [2003], Size: 85 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 878618

The Lord's healing touch

Author(s): Kathryn Kuhlman
Publisher: K. Kuhlman , Year: [195-?], Size: 57 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 878490

The Complete Home Guide to Herbs, Natural Healing and Nutrition

Author(s): DAVIES, Jill Rosemary
Publisher: Gill & Macmillan, Year: nd, ca. 2003, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2335556

Healing Magnets. A Guide for Pain Relief, Speeding Recovery, and Restoring Balance

Author(s): Sherry Kahn
Publisher: Three Rivers Press, Year: June 20, 2000, Size: 20 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2335737

A Desperate Cry to God for Healing

Author(s): [none given]
Publisher: , Year: April 30, 2004, Size: 121 Kb, Download: pdf
ID: 2318957

Working with Chakras for Belief Change: The Healing InSight Method

Author(s): Nikki Gresham-Record
Publisher: Findhorn Press, Year: 9 July 2019, Size: 23 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2387937

The Secret Therapy of Trees: Harness the Healing Energy of Forest Bathing and Natural Landscapes

Author(s): Marco Mencagli, Marco Nieri
Publisher: Rodale Books, Year: 9 July 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2387939

The Little Book of Crystals: A Beginner’s Guide to Crystal Healing

Author(s): Astrid Carvel
Publisher: Summersdale Publishers, Year: 9 July 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2394934

Chakra Therapy: For Personal Growth & Healing

Author(s): Keith Sherwood
Publisher: Llewellyn Publications, Year: 8 Sept 2002, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2402782

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are absolutely hot items according to The New York Times, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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