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Academic Reading & Research Data

Expressive Arts Therapy Readings 

Allen, P.B. (2005). Art is a spiritual path: Engaging the sacred through the practice of art and writing. Boston, MA: Shambhala.

Atkins, S., Adams,M, McKinney, C, McKinney, H., Rose, L., Wentworth, J. & Woodworth, J. (2003). Expressive arts therapy: 

     Creative process in arts  and life. Boone, NC: Parkway Publishers, Inc.

Cohen, B.M., Barnes, M., & Rankin, A.B. (1995). Managing traumatic stress through art: Drawing from the center. 

     Baltimore, MD: The Sidran Press.

Csikszentmihályi, M.(2008). Flow: The psychology of personal experience. New York, NY: HarperPerennial.

Eberhart, H. & Atkins, S. (2014). Presence and process in expressive arts work: At the edge of wonder. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica  

     Kingsly Publishers.

Erikson, E.H. (1980). Identity and the life cycle. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Co.

Fuentes, C. (1995). The diary of Frida Kahlo: An intimate self-portrait. New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.

Knill, P.J., Levine, E.G., & Levine, S. K. (2005). Principles and practice of expressive arts therapy. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica 

     Kingsly Publishers.

Knill, P.J., Barba, H.N., Fuchs, M.N., (2004). Minstrels of the soul: Intermodal expressive therapy. EGS Press: Ontario, Canada.

Lengelle, R. & Meijers, F. (2009). Mystery to mastery: An exploration of what happens in the black box of

     writing and healing. Journal of Poetry Therapy, 22(2), 57-75.

Levine, S.K. (2009). Trauma, tragedy, therapy: The arts and human suffering. Philadelphia, PA: Jessica

McNiff, S. (2004). Art heals: How creativity cures the soul. Boston: Shambhala Publications, Inc.

Moore, T. (1992). Care of the soul: A guide for cultivating depth and sacredness in everyday life. New York, NY: HarperCollins.

Pennebaker, J.W. & Evans, J.F. (2014). Expressive writing: Words that heal. Enumclaw, WA: Idyll Arbor, Inc.

Rolvsjord, R. (2004). Therapy as empowerment. Nordic Journal of Music Therapy, 13(2), 99-111.

Van der Kolk, B. (2014). The body keeps the score. New York, NY: Viking Press.