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Bolton, Gillie. Writing Cures, Routledge, 2004.

Bray, Sharon,  A Healing Journey:  Writing Together Through Breast Cancer.

Brun, Birgitte; Pederson, Ernst W.; Runberg, Marianne, Symbols of the Soul: Therapy and Guidance Through Fairy Tales, London and Philadelphia, 1993.

Cameron, Julia, The Artist’s Way, New York, Tarcher/Perigee, 1992.

Charon, Rita (editor), Montellow, Martha (editor) Stories Matter: The Role of Narrative in Medical Ethics,Routledge, 2002.

DeSalvo, Louise, Writing as a Way of Healing, San Francisco, Harper San Francisco, 1999.

Fox, John, Poetic Medicine: The Healing Art of Poem Making, New York, Tarcher/Putnam, 1997.

Frank, Arthur W., At the Will of the Body; Reflections on Illness, Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991.

Frank, Arthur W.  The Renewal of Generosity:  Illness, Medicine, and How to Live, University of Chicago Press, 2004.

Frank, Arthur. W., The Wounded Storyteller, University of Chicago Press, 1997.

Gablik, Suzi, Connective Aesthetics: Art after Individualism, article.

Gersie, Alida, Reflections on Therapeutic Storymaking: the Use of Stories in Groups, Bristol, PA, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1997.

Greenspan, Miriam, Healing Through the Dark Emotions, Boston, Shambahala, 2004.

Hedges, Diana; Bolton, Gillie,  Poetry, Therapy and Emotional Life, Radcliffe Publishing, 2005.

Hynes, Hynes-Berry, Bibliotherapy—The Interactive Process: A Handbook, St. Cloud, North Star Press, 1994, London and Philadelphia, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2005.

Kleinman, Arthur M.D., The Illness Narratives:  Suffering, Healing, and the Human Condition, Basic Books, 1989.

Levine, Stephen K., Poiesis; The Language of Psychology and the Speech of the Soul.

Levine, Stephen, Unattended Sorrow, Rodale, 2005.

Lu Chi:  Wen Fu: The Art of Writing, translated by Sam Hamill, Portland:  Breitenbush Books, 1987.

Lung Cancer Alliance, http://www.lungcanceralliance.org/

Lynn, Joanne, et al., Handbook for Mortals: Guidance for People Facing Serious Illness, Oxford University Press, USA, 2001.

Meade, Erica Helm, Tell It by Heart, Women and the Healing Power of Story, Chicago and La Salle, Il, Open Court, 1995

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Metcalf, Linda Trichter,PhD,  and Simon, Tobin, PhD., Writing the Mind Alive, Ballantine Books, 2002.

McNiff, Shaun, Trust the Process, Boston, Shambhala, 1998.

Moon, Janell,  Stirring the Waters:  Writing to Find Your Spirit, Boston, Journey Editions, 2001.Pennebaker, James, Opening Up, New York, Guilford Press, 1997

Rico, Gabriele Lusser, Pain and Possibility: Writing Your Way through Personal Crisis, New York, J.P. Tarcher, 1991.

Rogers, J.Earl, The Art of Grief: The Use of Expressive Arts in a Grief Support Group, Routledge, New York/London, 2007.

Sampson, Fiona (ed), Creative Writing in Health and Social Care,  Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2004.

Schneider, Pat,  Writing Alone and with Others, New York, Oxford, 2003.

Smyth, Joshua M. and Lepore, Stephen J,  The Writing Cure: How Expressive Writing Promotes Health and Well Being,  American Psychological Association, 2001.

Yalom, Irving, The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy,  Basic Books, 1995.

Zimmerman, Susan, Writing to Heal the Soul: Transforming Grief and Loss Through Writing, Three Rivers Press, 2002.

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