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Dr. Nuckols is widely published, having authored more than 50 journal articles, 30 books and workbooks, 38 DVDs, CDs and videos, and 17 audiotape series. The Ego-Less SELF: Achieving Peace and Tranquility Beyond All Understanding was published in late 2010. He is currently working on his next book offering tentatively titled Open Your Heart, Quiet Your Mind: Achieving Christ-Consciousness to be released late in 2013.

Dr. Nuckols first book, Cocaine: Dependency to Recovery, is a trade best seller, as are, his booklets Quitting Heroin and Quitting Marijuana (Hazelden). Quitting Alcohol was released in 2006. He is the author of the book Healing an Angry Heart (HCI) and video Chalk Talk on Drugs with Father Martin (Kelly Productions). A series of workbooks on Adolescent Disruptive Behavior and a CD on Anger Management has been released by Hazelden Publications as a part of their Adolescent Co-occurring Disorder Series. He has completed a four part video/DVD series especially designed for those in a criminal justice settings entitled Breaking the Chains of Addiction; Using Science to Aid Recovery and has expanded “Breaking the Chains” with a two DVD/video series on Overcoming Anger and Aggression and Overcoming Early Life Trauma and Neglect. Dr. Nuckols other publications can be reviewed by perusing his resume.

  • Removing Defects of CharacterDefects of Character

    In addition to a discussion of the Alcoholics Anonymous Sixth Step, Dr. Nuckols also explores other spiritually based systems.  He shows how not addressing these issues can lead to relapse and other self-defeating behaviors.  At the root of these defects are narcissistic beliefs about the self (I, me, mine) and a distorted self-image.   Defects of character respond poorly to psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy, and are Read More →

  • The Art and Science of Healingartandsciencebook

    At its inception, medicine was an art utilizing science as a tool (“the healing art”). Today we are overwhelmed with science with little or no attention to the art. The talk is of treatment and management often with a goal of symptom reduction or tolerable recovery. The words “to heal” speak not of reduction or abstinence but of a spiritual freedom to fully experience life Read More →

  • Healing an Angry Heartangryheartbook1

    Healing an Angry Heart chronicles the stories and struggles of real people whose hearts are in conflict. By accepting anger as part of a larger step in their spiritual journey, they start to find a way out. By striving to channel the energy in their anger into positive actions, they begin to find their way home-and back to the place of solace in their heart.

  • Treating Early Life Developmental TraumaEarly Life Trauma  2012 DVD cover

    A Science Based Perspective Take a look at the population you treat. No matter whether it is a criminal justice, alcohol and drug or psychiatric population, the recidivists will have a high incidence of early life trauma. Research is teaching us more and more about this population. However, research is only useful when it can be translated into clinically useful technique. This updated three disc Read More →

  • The Ego-less SelfThe Ego-less self book

    Achieving Peace & Tranquility Beyond All Understanding We have become so accustomed to ego-based emotions such as misery, worry, fear, and conflict that we believe these are our normal states. But this is not how it is supposed to be. We were born to be happy and to love unconditionally. So how can we return to a nonlinear state of happiness and peace when everything Read More →

  • Discovery to RecoveryScience & 12 Step Recovery legal dvd cover

    Prior to the onset of organizations such as the Oxford Group and Alcoholics Anonymous, most alcoholics died from their disease or its complications. Since 1935 over 200 research studies have provided evidence that millions have entered recovery utilizing 12-step programs. Over the past decades, a rigorous science of recovery has emerged. The social sciences, spiritual disciplines (Christianity, Buddhism, etc.) and enhancement of health from meditation Read More →