Wherever you are on your coaching journey, there is always more to develop, right?! These are some texts in specialist areas, including somatic experience and childhood trauma, that may enhance or deepen your understanding of the young people you are working with, and yourself.

Positive Discipline, Jane Nelsen, Ed.D; Ballantine Books

Emotionary; Say What you Feel, Cristina Nunez Pereira and Rafael R. Valcarcel; Palabras Aladas

Beyond Behaviours, Mona Delahooke, PhD; PESI Publishing & Media

Movement – Your Child’s First Language, Sally Goddard Blythe; Hawthorn Press

Mindset, Carol S. Dweck PhD; Penguin and others

Trauma and Memory, Peter A Levine, PhD; North Atlantic Books

The Body Keeps the Score, Bessel van der Kolk; Penguin

The Simple Guide to Attachment Difficulties in Children, Betsy de Thierry; Jessica Kingsley

The Drama of Being a Child, Alice Miller; Virago

Culturally Responsive Teaching & the Brain, Zaretta Hammond; Corwin

Perspectives on Praise, Eddie Brummelmann; Routledge

All titles listed are recommended following personal study.

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