RECOMMENDED READING


Living with Homicide Loss: Guides for the Bereaved and Their Loved Ones

“When a Child Has Been Murdered”, by Bonnie Hunt Conrad

“Life After Loss: A Practical Guide to Renewing Your Life after Experiencing Major Loss”, by Bob Deits

“Confronting the Horror: The Aftermath of Violence”, by Wilma Derksen

“Living With Grief After Sudden Loss”, by Kenneth Doka

“A Grief Like No Other: Surviving the Violent Death Of Someone You Love”, by Kathleen O’Hara

“Healing Your Traumatized Heart: 100 Practical Ideas After Someone You Love Dies a Sudden, Violent Death”, by Alan Wolfelt PhD

Personal Journeys

“Have You Seen Candace?”, by Wilma Derksen

“Wolves Among Sheep”, by James Kostelniuk

Tools for Healing

“Calling the Circle: The First and Future Culture”, by Christina Baldwin

“The Circle Way: A Leader in Every Chair (Business)”, by Christina Baldwin

“No Enemy to Conquer: Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World”, by Michael Henderson

“Facilitating with Heart: Awakening Personal Transformation and Social Change”, by Martha Lasley

“Violent Death: Resilience and Intervention Beyond the Crisis”, by Edward Rynearson

“Homicide: The Hidden Victims: A Resource for Professionals”, by Deborah Spungen

Restorative Justice

“Security with Care: Restorative Justice & Healthy Societies”, by Dr. Elizabeth M. Elliott

“Peacemaking Circles – From Crime to Community”, by Kay Pranis, Barry Stuart, and Mark Wedge

“Sawbonna: I See You. A Real Life Restorative Justice Story”, by Margot Van Sluytman

Poetry

“The Truest Aspiration of a Poet”, by Christopher Ducharme

“Dance With Your Healing~Tears Let Me Begin to Speak: Poetry and Workbook for Your Healing Words”, by Margot Van Sluytman

“The Other Inmate: Poetry and Workbook for Restorative Practices”, by Margot Van Sluytman (available in English and French)