Bergman J., Hewish S., The Violent
Illusion. Drama therapy and the Dangerous Voyage
To the Heart of Change , Arts Approaches to
Edited by Marian Liebmann, Pub by Jessica Kingsley
Bergman J., Life, the Life Event and Theater.
A personal Narrative on the Use of Drama
Therapy With Sex Offenders The Sex Offender.Vol.1
Edited by Cellini and Schwartz, Civic Research
Bergman J., Using Drama Therapy to do Personal
Victimisation work with sexual aggressors
,A review of the Research. The Sex Offender.
Edited by Cellini and Schwartz, Civic Research
Bergman. J., (2000) Creating New Cultures:
Using Drama Therapy to Build Therapeutic
Communities in Prisons. Current Approaches
in Drama Therapy. ed. Lewis .P ., Johnson
.D .R., pub.Charles C .Thomas. Illinois.
Blatner, A. (1997a). Acting-In: Practical
Applications of Psychodramatic Methods
(3rd ed.). London: Free Association Books.(some
dynamite ways to shape a session)
Boal, A., (2002),
Games for Actors and Non- Actors. Routledge.
N.Y. (Boal is crucial—whether
for FORUM work, or for spontaneity work
with criminal justice staff, or just cross
cultural work. )
Brandes, Donna & Norris, John. (1998).
Gamesters Handbook 3. pub.Stanley Thornes.,
Cheltenham,( there's also viol 1 and 2--
I used to use 1 when I first started work—fabulous
Cossa . M., Acting Out . Accelerated Press.
great improvs, I've used a few of these
with a slew of clients-
Dayton, Tian. (1990). Drama Games: Techniques
for Self-Development. Health Communications,
Inc., Deerfield Beach, FL ( more sit
then action but great paper and pencil
Dayton, Tian. (1994). The Drama Within:
Psychodrama and Experiential Therapy.
Creative Play. Penguin, Australia. (
One of the simplest and best
books on developmental play stages for
children, what they’re doing and
thinking. Although its getting on, it has
a mess of stuff for people who work with
children and want to do a compare and goal
set with their clients!)
Emunah, Renee. (1994). Acting for Real.
Drama Therapy Process and Technique Brunner/Mazel
( if you're working with children this
is a dynamic book for the beginner who
might want to also design a program)
Fox, Jonathan; & Dauber,
Heinrich (Eds.). (1999). Gathering Voices:
on Playback Theatre. Tusitala Publishing,
New Paltz. (playback theatre techniques
are a critical part of the orchestra of
Fox, Jonathan. (1994) Acts of Service:
Spontaneity, Commitment, Tradition in the
Nonscripted Theatre.. Tusitala Publishing,
New Paltz, NY
Hughes.D.A., (1997), Facilitating Developmental
Attachment. Aronson ,New Jersey. ( this
is the one of the best books there is on
attachment techniques with young folk!
And most of it experiential.)
Hunter .M., The Ethical Use of Touch In
Psychotherapy SagePress very important
material on the therapy of touch, and one
more piece to add to the argument against
Jennings S., Cattanach, A., Mitchell, S.,
Meldrum, B., & Chesner, A. (1994).
Handbook of Dramatherapy, Routledge
Jennings, S. (1998).
Introduction to Dramatherapy: Theatre & Healing: Ariadne's Ball of
Thread. pb. Jessica Kingsley/ Taylor & Francis.
Johnston.C HOUSE OF GAMES(Making Theatre
From Everyday Life),published by Routledge.
Jones. P., Drama As Therapy, Theatre as
Living.- -Routledge Press-the chapter on
assessment is very useful- and he mentions
Kellerman P.F., and Hudgins.M.K., (2000)
eds. Psychodrama with Trauma Survivors.
Jessica Kingsley ,Philadephia . ( One of
the best collections trhat there is on
treating trauma with psychodrama techniques,
and criminal justice folk should at least
peer at this).
KNOPP .F.H. ( Faye Honey) A Primer on
the Complexities of Traumatic Memory of
Childhood Sexual Abuse -Safer Press. This
woman was an inspiration to all of us who
have worked for any length of time with
folk who sexually offend. Wish she was
still here! This material on how the brain
works and knows and what trauma does still
cuts through a lot of the standard yammer
and stimulates real thought about working
in the field.
Lambie .I. ,Robson.
M ., Simmonds. Embedding Psychodrama
in a Wilderness Group Program
for Adolescent Sex Offenders . The Journal
Of Offender Rehabilitation, vol 26, no's.
1&2 1997 great role reversal material.
Landy, R.J. (1994).Drama Therapy: Concepts
and Practices (2nd Ed). Springfield,
IL: Charles C. Thomas
Sternberg .P.,Theatre for Conflict Resolution.
Heinemann Press. Pat is a sociodramatist
and one of my favourite people in the drama
therapy field- no one is more clear and
direct. The book is filled with exercises,
ideas, affect igniters etc.
Wiener, Daniel J. (1994). Rehearsals for
Growth: Theater Improvisation for Psychotherapists.
New York: W.W. Norton. (-a psych who loves
improv -some great variations of classic
(1992). Psychodrama. Brunner/Mazel (
look at the intensity of
this mans work- that’s what's hard
to teach, how high the affect is pitched)