I have learned and benefited greatly from reading and studying the following three books:
Awakening Somatic Intelligence: The Art and Practice of Embodied Mindfulness By Risa F. Kaparo, Ph.D. Berkeley, California, North Atlantic Books, 2012. Index, 368 pages. ISBN: 978-1583944172. Subtitle: Transform Pain, Stress, Trauma, and Aging. VSCL.
Philosophy in the Flesh : The Embodied Mind and Its Challenge to Western Thought. By George Lakoff and Mark Johnson. Basic Books, Perseu Books, 1999. Index, bibliography, 624 pages. ISBN: 0465056741. "The mind is inherently embodied. Thought is mostly unconscious. Abstract concepts are largely metaphorical." VSCL.
Mindfulness Yoga: The Awakened Union of Breath, Body, and Mind. By Frank Jude Boccio. Boston, MA, Wisdom Publications. Index, bibliography, notes, 340 pages. ISBN: 0861713354. VSCL.
Somaesthetics, Body-Mind Practices, Embodiment Arts: Quotations, Facts, Information, Bibliography, Resources
Valley Spirit Yoga
Qigong (Chi-King) Mind-Body Practices