I love books!
Fall is in the air and this is the time of year, I LOVE cuddling up with a good book – crisp air, cool mornings and a cup of hot coffee in hand.
I asked you – what OT related books have you read and loved. I compiled your answers and want to share the list with you for your reading pleasure 🙂
Man, I have a HUGE list of amazing suggestions to tackle…
28 Top (FUN) Books for Occupational Therapy Practitioners Working with Older Adults + Physical Disabilities
The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science – my pick for the list!
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat: And Other Clinical Tales – suggested by Charlie Anne Jones, @uknowitskrissy
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End – suggested by @wellnessot, Mesa Smith, Susan Bargmann Cleghorn
My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist’s Personal Journey – suggested by Mesa Smith, @ot_mary, @annabellebewicke, Lorna Krieger, Katie Hodak
Left Neglected – suggested by @justinedezess, Nicole Wooldridge, Carma Sample, Murry DeSanto, Julie Zmorzynski Andrews
Still Alice – suggested by Laura Graves, Whittley Jones, Julie Zmorzynski Andrews, Tonya Gladden
Where’s the Mango Princess – suggested by @jlesniak, @anitam24, Erin Blake
Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life’s Greatest Lesson – suggested by @jennebeans_, Laurie Brennan, Dwayne Oothoudt
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: A Memoir of Life in Death – suggested by @wellnessot, Karen Faller Tesarek
Ghost Boy: The Miraculous Escape of a Misdiagnosed Boy Trapped Inside His Own Body – suggested by @j11480, Vicki Lynas
Range of Motion: A Novel – suggested by Lori Burkhart, Kathie Eiden
Contented Dementia – suggested by Christine Thraen Hucklebridge
Running Free: Breaking Out From Locked-In Syndrome – suggested by @amyrtrent
Look Up for Yes – another add to the list by me, as it was a required reading in my OT curriculum, oh, so many years ago, but it is a memorable read
Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind – suggested by @heather
Inside the O’Briens: A Novel – suggested by @justinedezess
Learning by Accident: A Caregiver’s True Story of Fear, Family, and Hope – suggested by Rachel Hocker
Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain – suggested by @ot_mary
When Breath Becomes Air – suggested by Jenna Mele
All the Dancing Birds – suggested by Nicole Dufresne
To Catch an Angel: Adventures in the World I Cannot See – suggested by Kitty Louise Kettle
Tree Barking: A Memoir – suggested by Carma Sample
Bed Number Ten – suggested by Grace Weybrecht
Walking Papers: The Accident that Changed My Life, and the Business that Got Me Back on My Feet – suggested by Dawn Beatty
Ordinary Miracles: True Stories about Overcoming Obstacles and Surviving Catastrophes – suggested by Vanessa McKelvey
The Dive From Clausen’s Pier: A Novel – suggested by Michelle Deegan Ralph
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures – suggested by Lindsay Boyle
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