The Whale's library

Marigold Methods® Recommended Reading

Abt, T., (2005). Introduction to picture interpretation according to C. G. Jung. Zurich, Switzerland: Living Human Heritage Publications.

Ammann, R. (1991). Healing and transformation in sandplay: Creative process becomes visible. La Salle, IL: Open Court. 

Andrews, T. (1994). Animal-speak: The spiritual & magical powers of creatures great & small. St. Paul, MN: Llewellen Publications.

Arguelles, J. & Arguelles, M. (1995). Mandala. Boston: Shambhala Publications.

Badenoch, B. (2008). Being a brain-wise therapist: A practical guide to interpersonal neurobiology. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

Balfor, R. (2013). Sandplay therapy: From alchemy to neuroscience. Journal of Sandplay Therapy, 22(1), 101-113.

Bath, L. (2012). The impact of Buddhism upon sandplay: Mindful consciousness and “free and protected space.”  (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. (Accession Order No. 3509442)

Baum, F. L. (1900). The wonderful wizard of oz. New York, NY: George M. Hill.

Bear, S. & Wabun. (1972). The medicine wheel: Earth astrology. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Birren, F., (1950). Color psychology and color therapy. New York, NY: Citadel Publishing.

Bonanno, G. (2009). The other side of sadness: What the new science of bereavement tells us about life after loss. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Brach, T. (2012). True refuge: Finding peace and freedom in your own awakened  heart. New York, NY: Bantam Books

Brauen, M. (1997). The Mandala: Sacred circle in Tibetan buddhism. (M. Willson, Trans.).

Bradway, K., Chambers, L., & Chiaia, M. (2005). Sandplay in three voices: Images, relationships, the numinous. New York, NY: Routledge. Boston: Shambhala Publications. (Original work published 1992)

Bradway, K., & McCoard, B. (1997). Sandplay-silent workshop of the psyche. New York, NY: Routledge

Brook, S., & Miraglia, D. (2015). Using the creative therapies to cope with grief and loss. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas. 

Brown-Miller, A. (1996). Embracing death: Riding life’s transitions into power and freedom. Santa Fe, NM: Bear and Company.

Bryant, B. (1993) The Wheel of Time Sand Mandala. New York: Harper Collins Publishers.

Cavalli, T. (2002). Alchemical psychology: Old recipes for living in a new world.  New York, NY: Penguin.

Cirlot, J. S. (2002). A dictionary of symbols. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications. 

Cleary, T. (1989). I Ching Mandalas. Boston: Shambhala Publications.

Copony, H. (1989). Mystery of mandalas. Wheaton, IL: The Theosophical Publishing House.

Cornell, J. (1994). Mandala: Luminous symbols for healing. Wheaton, IL: Quest Books.

Couch, J. B. (1997). Behind the veil: Mandala drawings by dementia patients. Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art 

Therapy Association, 14(3): 187-193.

Cunningham, B. (2002). Mandala: Journey to the center. New York: DK Publishing.

DiLeo, F., Graf, S., & Kellogg, J. (1977). The use of a mind revealing drug (D.P.T.), music, and mandalas in psychotherapy: A case presentation. Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Conference of the American Art Therapy Association (pp. 78-86). Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Edinger, F. (1985). Anatomy of the psyche: Alchemical symbolism in psychotherapy. Chicago, IL: Open Court Publishing. 

Edinger, E. F. (1987). Ego and Archetype. New York: Viking Penguin.

Fincher, S. F. (2010, 1991). Creating Mandalas: For Insight, Healing, and Self-Expression, Rev. Ed. Boston: Shambhala Publications.

Fontana, D. (2005). Meditating with mandalas. London: Duncan Baird Publishers, Ltd.

Fox, M. (Ed.). (1985). Illuminations of Hildegard of Bingen. Santa Fe: Bear and Company.

Frame, P. G. (2000). The mandala: A personal tool for self and planetary healing. Sacred Space: The International Journal of Spirituality and Health, 1(4), 47-52.

Frame, P.G. (2002). The value of the rejected card choice in the MARI Card Test. Art Therapy Journal of the American Art Therapy Association. 19(1), 28-31.

Frankl, V. (2006). Man’s search for meaning. Boston, MA: Beacon Press.  (Original work published 1959).

Gold, P. (1994). Navajo & Tibetan sacred wisdom: The circle of the spirit. Rochester, VT: Inner Tradition International.

Hall, J. (1983). Jungian dream interpretation. Toronto, Canada: Inner City Books.

Hall, M.P. (1988). Meditation Symbols in Eastern and Western Mysticism: Mysteries of the Mandala. Los Angeles: Philosophical Research Society, Inc.

Hankes, K. (2015). Trasitions and transformation: An interpretive analysis of the phenomenon of bereavement and non-bereavement related grief in sandplay therapy. (Doctoral Dissertation), ProQuest Dissertation and Theses. 

Hillman, J. (1975). Re-visioning psychology. New York, NY: Harper and Row.

Hillman, J. (1989). A blue fire. New York, NY: Harper and Row.

Jung, C. G. (1960). The structure and dynamics of the psyche. (R.C.F. Hull, Trans.).  Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1959).

Jung, C. G. (1964). Man and his symbols. London: Aldus Books Limited.

Jung, C. G. (1966). Collected works of C. G. Jung. (Vol. 16, 2nd ed.).  Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Jung, C.G. (1969). Archetypes and the collective unconscious: Collected works of  C. G. Jung, (Vol. 9). Princeton, N.J: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1934.)

Jung, C. G. (1971). Psychological types: Collected works, (Vol. 6.). Princeton, NJ:  Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1921.)

Jung, C. G. (1989). Memories, dreams, reflections. New York, NY: Vintage Books. (Original work published 1961.)

Jung, C.G. (1990). Symbols of transformation. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1956.)

Kalff, D. (1980). Sandplay: A psychotherapeutic approach to the psyche. Boston,  MA: C.G. Sigo.

Kalsched, D. (2013). Trauma and the soul: A psycho-spiritual approach to human development and its interruption. New York, NY: Routledge. 

Kellogg, J. (1977). The meaning of color and shape in mandalas. American Journal of Art Therapy 16, 123-126.

Kellogg, J. (1978, 1984, 1997). Mandala: Path of beauty. Towson, Md, Lightfoot, VA, and Williamsburg, VA: Author.

Kellogg, J., & DiLeo, F. (1982). Archetypal stages of the Great Round of Mandala. Journal of Religion and Psychical Research, 5, 38-49.

Kellogg, J. (1992). Color theory from the perspective of the Great Round of Mandala. The Journal of Religion and Psychical Research, 15(3), 123-126.

Khanna, Madhu. (1979). Yantra: The Tantric Symbol of Cosmic Unity. London: Thames & Hudson Ltd. U.S. paperback published by Inner Traditions 2003.

Klass, D., Silverman, P. R., & Nickman, S. L., (1996). Continuing bonds: New understandings of grief. Washington, D.C: Taylor & Francis.

Konigsberg, R. (2011). The truth about grief; the myth of its five stages and the new science of loss. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster.

Kübler-Ross, E. (1969). On death and dying. New York: McMillan.

Kübler-Ross, E. (1999). The tunnel and the light: Essential insights on living and  dying. New York, NY: Marlowe and Company.

Kübler-Ross, E., Kessler, D. (2005). On grief and grieving: Finding the meaning  of grief through the five stages of loss. New York, NY: Scribner.

Leloup, J. (1997). The gospel of Mary Magdalene. Rochester, VT: Inner Traditions. 

Leidy, D. P. and Thurman, R.A.F. (eds) (1997) Mandala: The architecture of enlightenment. Boston: Shambhala Publications.

Levine, P. (2010). In an unspoken voice: How the body releases trauma and restores goodness. Berkley, CA: North Atlantic Books.

Levine, P. (1997). Waking the tiger: Healing trauma. Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books.

Lowenfeld, M. (1939). The world pictures of children: A method of recording and studying them. British Journal of Medical Psychology, (18), 65-101.

Main, R. (1997). Jung on synchronicity and the paranormal. Princeton, NJ:  Princeton University Press.

Markell, M. J. (2002). Sand, water, silence: Explorations in matter and psyche.  Philadelphia, PA: Jessica Kingsley.

McLean, A. (1989). The alchemical mandala: A survey of the mandala in the western esoteric traditions. Grand Rapids, MI: Phanes Press.

Merrill, N.C. (1999) Meditations and Mandalas: Simple songs for the spiritual life. New York: Continuum Publishing Company.

Miller, A. (1979). The drama of the gifted child: The search for the true self. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Morena, G. (1998). The wisdom of OZ: Reflections of a Jungian sandplay  therapist. Berkeley, CA: Inner Connections Press.

Moustakas, C. (1990). Heuristic research: Designing, methodology, and applications. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Moustakas, C. (1994). Phenomenological research methods. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Naparstek, B. (2004). Invisible heros: Survivors of trauma and how they heal. New York, NY: Bantam Books.

Naranjo, C. (2009). Healing civilization. Oakland, CA: Rose Press/Gateways Books and Tapes.

Neimeyer, R. A. (2012). Techniques of grief therapy: Creative practices for counseling the bereaved. New York, NY: Routledge.

Pearson, M. (2001). Sandplay & symbol work: Emotional healing & personal development with children, adolescents and adults. Melbourne, Victoria: ACER Press.

Purce, J. (1974). The mystical spiral: Journey of the soul. London: Thames and Hudson.

Romanyshyn, R. D. (1999). The soul in grief: Love, death and transformation. Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books.

Romanyshyn, R. D. (2007). The wounded researcher: Research with soul in mind.  Berkeley, CA: New Orleans, LA: Spring Journal Books.

Thompson, B., & Neimeyer, R. A. (2014). Grief and the expressive arts: Practices for creating meaning. New York, NY: Routledge.

Schindler, M., (1946). Goethe’s Theory of Colour. Sussex, England: New Knowledge Books.

Schlitz, M. (2015). Death makes life possible: Revolutionary insights on living, dying, and the continuation of consciousness. Boulder, CO: Sounds True. 

Schwartz-Salant N. (1995). Encountering Jung on alchemy. Princeton, NJ: Routledge. 

Shepherd, L. (1993). Lifting the veil: The feminine face of science. Boston, MA: Shambhala.


Singer, J. (1994). Boundaries of the soul: The practice of Jungian psychology. New York, NY: Doubleday. (Original work published 1972.)

Slegelis, M. H. (1987). A study of Jung’s mandala and its relationship to art psychotherapy. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 14, 301-311.

Steiner, R., (1982). Colour: Twelve lectures by Rudolf Steiner (1861 – 1925). Sussex, England: Rudolf Steiner Press.

Stevens, A., (1998). Ariadne’s clue: A guide to the symbols of humankind. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Tucci, G. (1961). Theory and practice of the mandala. New York: Samuel Weiser.

Turner, B. (2005). The handbook of sandplay therapy. Cloverdale, CA: Temenos  Press.

Vaughan-Lee, L. (2009). The return of the feminine and the world soul. Inverness,  CA: The Golden Sufi Center.

von Franz, M. L. (1980). Alchemy: An introduction to the symbolism and psychology. Toronto, Canada: Inner City Books.

von Franz, M. L. (1986). On dreams and death. Boston, MA: Shambhala.

von Franz, M. L. (1997). Archetypal dimensions of the psyche. Boston, MA: Shambhala. (Original work published in 1994).

Weinrib, E. L. (2004). Images of the self: The sandplay therapy process. Cloverdale, CA: Temenos Press. (Original work published 1983).

Wells, C. (2013). Sandplay and the colors of alchemy. The Journal of Sandplay Therapy, 22 (1), 49-65.

Wilhem, R. & Jung, C. G. (1962). The secret of the golden flower: A Chinese book of life. New York: Harourt, Brace & World, Inc.

Wilhelm, R. Baynes, C. (1971) I-Ching: Book of changes. Princeton, NJ:  Princeton University Press. (Original work published 1950).