A bibliography of cinema therapy & related texts

Cinema therapy books with personal applications:

Horenstein, Mary ann et al. (1994) Reel Life/Real Life: A Video Guide for Personal Discovery. Kendall Park, NJ: Fourth Write Press

Peske, Nancy and Beverly West (1999) cinema therapy: The Girl's Guide to Movies For Every Mood. New York: Dell

Sinetar, Marsha (1993) Reel Power & Spiritual Growth Through Film. Ligouri, MO: Triumph Books

Solomon, Gary (2001) Reel Therapy: How Movies Inspire You to Overcome Life's Problems. New York: Lebhar-Friedman Books

Soloman, Gary (1995) The Motion Picture Prescription. Santa Rosa, CA: Aslan Publishing

Sturdevant, Cathie Glenn (1998) The Laugh & Cry Movie Guide: Using Movies to Help Yourself through Life's Changes. Larkspur, CA: Lightspheres

Voytilla, Stuart (1999) Myth and the Movies: Discovering the Mythic Structure of 50 Unforgettable Films. Studio City, CA: Michael Wiese Productions

Cinema therapy books with clinical applications:

Gabbard, Glenn and Gabbard, Krin (1999) Psychiatry and the Cinema.
London, England: American Psychiatric Press

Galipeu, Steven A. (2001) the Journey of Luke Skywalker: An Analysis of Modern Myth and Symbol. Chicago: Open Court

Hauke, Christopher & Ian Alister (2001) Jung & Film: Post Jungian Takes on the Moving Image. New York: Brunner/Mazel

Henderson, Mary S. (1997) Star Wars: The Magic of Myth. New York: Bantam Books

Hesley, John W. and Jan G. Hesley (1998) Rent Two Films and Let's Talk in the Morning: Using Popular Movies in Psychotherapy. New York: John Wiley & Sons

Hill, Geoffrey Michael (1992) Illuminating Shadows: The Mythic Power of Film. Boston: Shambhala

Hockley, Luke (2001) Cinematic Projections: The Analytical Psychology of C.G. Jung and Film Theory. Luton, The Netherlands: University of Luton Press

Iaccino, James F. (1998) Jungian Reflections Within the Cinema: a Psychological Analysis of Sci-fi and Fantasy Archetypes. Westport, CT: Praeger

Iaccino, James F. (1994) Psychological Reflections on Cinematic Terror: Jungian Archetypes in Horror Films. Westport, CT: Praeger

Wedding, Danny and M. Boyd (1998) Movies & Mental Illness: Using Films to Understand Psychopathology. New York: McGraw Hill Higher Education

Related books with personal applications:

Feinstein, David and Kripper, Stanley (1988) The Mythic Path. New York: Putnam/Tarcher

Morena, Gita Dorothy (1998) the Wisdom of Oz, Berkeley: North Atlantic Press

Pearson, Carol S. (1991) Awakening the Heroes Within: Twelve Archetypes to Help Us Find and Transform Our World. New York: HarperSanFrancisico

Simon, Stephen (2002) The Force Is with You. Charlottesville, VA: Hampton Roads

Volger, Christopher (1998) The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers, 2nd Ed. Studio City, CA: Michael Wiese Productions

Young, Jonathan (1996) Saga - Best New Writings on Mythology Vol. 1. Ashland, OR: White Cloud

Young, Jonathan (2000) Saga - Best New Writings on Mythology Vol. 2. Ashland, OR: White Cloud

Related books with clinical applications

Dwived, Kedar Nath (1997) The Therapeutic Use of Stories, New York: Routledge

Gabbard, Glenn (2001) Psychoanalysis & Film. London, England: H. Karnac

Hillman, James (1983) Healing Fiction. Barrytown, NY: Station Hill

Johnson, Robert A. (19860 Inner Work. New York: HarperCollins

Larsen, Stephen (1990) The Mythic Imagination: The Quest for Meaning through Personal Mythology. Rochester, VT: Inner Traditions

McNiff, Shaun (1992) Art As Medicine: Creating a Therapy of the Imagination. Boston: Shambala

Meade, Erica Helm (1995) Tell It by Heart: Women and the Healing Power of Story. Chicago: Open court

Snider, Clifton (1991) The Stuff That Dreams Are Made on: A Jungian Interpretation of Literature. Wilmette, IL: Chiron Publications

Von Franz, Marie-Louise (1981) Archetypal Themes in Fairy Tales, Boston: Sigo Pres

Zweig, Connie and Jeremiah Abrams (1991) Meeting the Shadow: The Hidden Power of the Dark Side of Human Nature, Los Angeles: Jeremy P. Tarcher

Journals that include articles on film from an archetypal perspective:

Mythosphere: A Journal for Image, Myth and Symbol. Gordon and Breach Publishing, P.O. Box 32160, Newark, NJ 07102

Psychological Perspectives. C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles, 10345 Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90064

Salt Journal. P.O. Box N, Santa Fe, NM 87504

San Francisco Jung Institute Library Journal, 2040 Gough Street,
San Francisco, CA 94109