The Almost-Perfect Marriage: One-Minute Relationship Skills

The Almost-Perfect Marriage: One-Minute Relationship Skills

ISBN: 9781741751352 Allen & Unwin 2007 Stephanie Dowrick has been writing about intimacy for many years. She distills here some of her wisest thinking into ideas that can be expressed on a single page – but that can create lasting change.  The emphasis throughout is on respect, understanding, communication and personal responsibility. A small elegant […]

Free Thinking

ISBN: 1741145201 Allen & Unwin 2004 These short, highly accessible “takes” on modern living provide an excellent introduction to Stephanie Dowrick’s work – and ideal bedside reading. Stephanie Dowrick’s writing territory takes her from the profound to the everyday, but always with attention to the biggest question of all: ‘How should we live?’ In chapters […]

Intimacy & Solitude

ISBN: 1740510755 Random House Australia 2002 (Revised and expanded) First published 1991 An international best-seller, this book allows us to understand our relationships with others through a deepened and more self-accepting relationship with ourselves. Six years in the writing, this highly researched yet supremely accessible book was Stephanie Dowrick’ s first major best-seller. It has […]

Seeking the Sacred

“Seeking the Sacred is like a chalice of wisdom. It overflows with inspired and inspiring quotes and teachings…Through it all is Stephanie Dowrick’s distinct voice.” Claire Scobie, Sydney Morning Herald Whether you are a spiritual seeker or simply curious, Seeking the Sacred is a book that speaks to your deepest longings and needs. It also affirms […]

Stephanie Dowrick now on twitter

Stephanie Dowrick’s name is one letter too long to be out in full on twitter – nevertheless as stephaniedowric# she can now be followed on this essential social media – and also Facebook. Stephanie will be sending news and reminders of events and occasional comments. This won’t replace the monthly Universal Heart Newsletters but it will certainly […]

Booktopia blog interview

Stephanie answers ‘Ten Terrifying Questions’ for the Booktopia blog. http://blog.booktopia.com.au/2010/10/01/stephanie-dowrick-author-seeking-the-sacred-answers-ten-terrifying-questions/

Stephanie Dowrick

Stephanie Dowrick

* Writer * Public speaker * Spiritual and social commentator * Retreat leader * Interfaith minister * Stephanie Dowrick, PhD is that rare writer who combines psychological insight and training with a compassionate social and spiritual vision and an ability to communicate in person and on the page. She offers an exceptional breadth of experience and […]

Stephanie Dowrick published works

Stephanie Dowrick published works

Stephanie Dowrick, PhD, is the author of a number of innovative books on life-changing topics. She has the rare distinction of having written five No.1 bestselling books. These include Intimacy and Solitude, Forgiveness and Other Acts of Love, The Universal Heart and Choosing Happiness: Life & Soul Essentials. Her books also include Creative Journal Writing, The Almost-Perfect Marriage, In […]

Speaking

Speaking

Dr Stephanie Dowrick offers something much needed for these times: a positive vision of life that lets her speak meaningfully to a wide range of people on many topics including spiritual wellbeing * relationships * social diversity and harmony * conflict resolution * emotional intelligence * workplace relationships and achievement * religious harmony * forgiveness […]

Commentary

Commentary

Stephanie Dowrick offers uplifting inspiration and social commentary through her books, articles, “Official Stephanie Dowrick” Facebook page, and as co-host of the new Universal Heart Book Club.  She has been contributing to public discussion on issues that matter since she came to Australia in 1983, and was “Inner Life” columnist for Good Weekend Magazine from […]

Gratitude & Forgiveness

A reflection morning with Reverend Dr Stephanie Dowrick Saturday, 9 October 2010, 9.15am – 12.30pm. St Mary’s Hall, 3 Mary Street, Hunter’s Hill, Sydney (cnr Gladesville Road) BOOKINGS are not necessary, but please arrive promptly. Payment by donation.  All welcome. Organised by Catalyst for Renewal, Sydney Stephanie will offer two periods of teaching during the […]

The rhythms of parenting

Most parents think of the birth of their children as an emotional high point in their lives.There is no adventure like it!  But the majority will also say that turning themselves into relaxed, confident parents remains one of the greatest challenges of their adult lives. Where I live in inner-city Sydney there’s been a rapid […]