The Learning Center offers a variety of learning tools

Are you a lifelong learner looking to improve yourself? The Happiness after Midlife Learning Center gives you the opportunity to engage in different learning materials to step into your life and be the best you can be.


The Center offers two e-books for midlife development.

Take Charge of Midlife and Beyond: 52 Ideas and Activities for Dealing with Life’s Challenges- Aging, Change, Financial Matters and More!
by Dr. Frank - the change-your-life e book, is a collection of 52 ideas and activities for changing your life, taking on new challenges, living life with spark and energy, and enjoying yourself more.

The Spirituality of Aging by Dr. Toni LaMotta - learn a new perspective - and come to understand the Imponderable Lessons in the process of growing older itself...


The Learning Center offers two online courses that I designed and developed with my team. I participated in content creation for both these courses.
Shifting gears at midlife: Creating an extraordinary future life by Dr. Frank Bonkowski and Dr. Fred Horowitz - a 5-week multimedia e-course.

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Discover Your Confidence by Monique Pambrun - a two-part 12-week multimedia e-course.

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Part 1: Foundational Learning - deals with discovering internal and external confidence as well as interactions with others.

Part 2: Reinforce the Foundation -focuses on developing mental and physical strength, using fear, pain and pleasure positively, and rewarding myself.

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Learn a new perspective - and come to understand the imponderable lessons in the process of aging itself. Dr. Toni is a teacher of both profound wisdom and insightful humor. Aging can be an opportunity to awaken to the Inexpressible Truths that have been part of your Knowing but not yet fully experienced.

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The Mind Manual System by Susan Reeve & Joan Breiner: an approach for developing self-confidence.

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Great Books

The Learning Center has a broad range of books on high-interest topics that I have researched and consulted or colleagues have recommended to me. Get an electronic version of a book with the new Kindle. See the link below.

Aging and The Third

Brill, Peter. Finding Your J Spot: Joy in Midlife and Beyond

Chopra, Deepak. Ageless Body, Timeless Mind: The Quantum Alternative to Growing Old

Hillman, James. The Force of Character and the Lasting LIfe

Osho. Maturity: The Responsibility of Being Oneself (Insights for a New Way of Living)

Sadler, William. The Third Age: Six Principles for Personal Growth and Rejuvenation after Forty

Change, Transition, Transformation

Deutschman, Alan. Change or Die: The Three Keys to Change at Work and in Life

McLean, Pamela D. & F. Hudson. LifeLaunch: A Passionate Guide to the Rest of Your Life (5th Edition)

Lewis, Allyson. The Seven Minute Difference: Small Steps to Big Changes

Cognitive Development

Cohen, Gene D. The Mature Mind: The Positive Power of the Aging Brain


Blanton, Brad. Radical Honesty: How to Transform Your Life by Telling the Truth

Isaacs, William. Dialogue: The Art Of Thinking Together

Conscious Entrepreneurship

Aburdene, Patricia. Megatrends 2010: The Rise of Conscious Capitalism

Conley, Chip. Peak: How Great Companies Get Their Mojo from Maslow (J-B US non-Franchise Leadership)

Klein, Jeff. Working for Good: Making a Difference While Making a Living

Death and Dying

Levine, Stephen. A Year to Live: How to Live This Year as If It Were Your Last


Williams, Mark. The Mindful Way through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness


Cheney, Karen and Lesley Alderman. How to Start a Successful Home Business

Fawcett, Shawn. Instant Book Writing Kit.

Fawcett, Shawn. The Self-Bailout Strategy.

Goal Setting and Accomplishment

Shapiro, Stephen. Goal-Free Living: How to Have the Life You Want NOW!

Health, Fitness

Morley, John E. & Sheri R. Colberg. The Science of Staying Young (The BeneVia Advantage)

Sarno, John. Healing Back Pain: The Mind-Body Connection


Haidt, Jonathan. The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom

Life Purpose, Meaning

Crofts, Neil. Authentic: How to Make a Living By Being Yourself

Diamond, Jed. The Irritable Male Syndrome: Managing the Four Key Causes of Depression and Aggression


Whitmyer, Claude. Mindfulness and Meaningful Work: Explorations in Right Livelihood

Kabat-Zinn, Jon. Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life

Money Matters

Dominguez, Joe and Vicki Robin. Your Money or Your Life: 9 Steps to Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Achieving Financial Independence: Revised and Updated for the 21st Century (Paperback)

Personal Development

Metcalf, C.W. Lighten Up: Survival Skills for People Under Pressure

Silsbee, Doug. Presence-Based Coaching: Cultivating Self-Generative Leaders Through Mind, Body, and Heart


Csikszentmihalyi, Mihali. Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention

Levoy, Gregg. Callings: Finding and Following an Authentic Life

Spiritual Life

Krishnamurti. The Book of Life: Daily Meditations with Krishnamurti

Peck, Scott. Different Drum: Community Making and Peace


Rao, Srikumar. Are You Ready to Succeed? Unconventional Strategies to Achieving Personal Mastery in Business and Life

Zelinski, Ernie. Career Success without a Real Job: The Career Book for People Too Smart to Work in Corporations


Easwaran, Eknath. Words to Live By: Short Readings of Daily Wisdom.

Work, Career, Career Change, Vocation

Clarke, Ginny. Career Mapping: Charting Your Course in the New World of Work

Gallwey, W. Timothy. The Inner Game of Work: Focus, Learning, Pleasure, and Mobility in the Workplace

Rao, Srikumar. Happiness at Work: Be Resilient, Motivated, and Successful - No Matter What

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