The following list is not exhaustive. Please note ** and ISST suggested texts following this booklist.
Aite, Paolo, (2007), Landscapes of the Psyche, Sandplay in Jungian Analysis, English Translation by Robert W Mann, currently available as e-book, www.ipocpress.com. (Previously published ISN 978-88-95145-13-6 text and ISBN 978-88-95145-12-9 images 2007 IPOC di Pietro Condemi, Milan)
Ammann, R. (1991), Healing and Transformation in Sandplay: Creative processes become visible. Chicago: Open Court.
Armatruda, K., Simpson, P. (1997), Sandplay, The Sacred Healing: A guide to symbolic process. San Francisco, CA: Trance-Sand-Dance Press
Baum, N., & Weinberg, B. (Eds.), (2003). In the Hands of Creation: Sandplay images of birth and rebirth. Foreword by Kay Bradway. Toronto, Muki Baum.
Bowyer, (1970). The Lowenfeld world technique: Studies in personality. London: Pergamon Press.
Bradway, Katherine ; Signell K., Spare G., Stewart C.T., Stewart L.H., Thompson C. (1990). Sandplay studies: Origins, theory and practice. Boston:
Bradway, K. & McCoard, B. (1997). Sandplay: Silent Workshop of the Psyche. New York: Routledge Sigo Press
Cunningham, L, PhD, (2013). Sandplay and the Clinical Relationship, ,San Francisco CA, Sempervirens Press
DeDominico, G.S. (1986). Applications of the Lowenfeld world technique: A comparative illustration of the analysis of the final world and the analysis of the sand tray play process. Oakland, CA: Vision Quest into Symbolic Reality.
Dundas E.T. (1990). Symbols come alive in the sand. Boston: Coventure.
Eastwood, P. (2003). Nine windows to wholeness: Exploring numbers in sandplay. Honolulu, HI: Sanity Press.
Friedman, H S and Rogers Mitchell, R, Eds, (2008). Supervision of Sandplay Therapy, New York, Routledge
Griffith, M. (2000). The wolf in sandplay therapy: A symbolic approach to psychotherapy. Bloomington, IL: Health Psychology Publications
Grubbs, G. (1997). The sandtray categorical checklist (SCC) for sandtray assessment. Saratoga, CA: Self published.
Hong, G.L., (2011). Sandplay Therapy, Research and Practice. New York, Routledge
Hunter, L. (1998). Images of Resiliency. Palm Beach: Behavioural Communications.
**Kalff, D.M. (2003/1980). Sandplay: A psychotherapeutic approach to the psyche. Cloverdale, CA: Temenos
Kiepenheuer, K. (1990). Crossing the bridge: A Jungian approach to adolescence (K.R. Schneider, Trans.). La Salle, IL: Open Court.
Lowenfeld, M. (1993). Understanding children’s sandplay: Lowenfeld’s world technique. Great Britain: Antony Rowe Ltd.. (Originally published as The world technique, George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1979)
Markell, M J (2002). Sand, Water, Silence – The Embodiment of Spirit, London, Routledge
McNally, S. ( 2003) Sandplay: A sourcebook for play therapists. Writers Club Press
Mitchell, R., & Friedman, H. (1994). Sandplay: Past, present & future. New York: Routledge
Morena, G D, (1998) The Wisdom of OZ, Reflections of a Jungian Sandplay Therapist Berkley CA, Frog
Reed, J.P. (2002). Sand Magic: Experience in Miniature. Albequerque: JPR, Publishers.
Ryce-Menuhin, J. (1992). Jungian Sandplay: The wonderful therapy. London: Routledge
Steinhardt, L. (2000). Foundation and Form in Jungian Sandplay: An art therapy approach. London: Jessica Kingsly.
Turner, B. (2005). The Handbook of Sandplay Therapy. Cloverdale, CA: Temenos Press
Turner, B. (2004). H.G. Wells Floor Games: A father’s account of play and its legacy of healing. Cloverdale, CA: Temenos Press.
Turner, B. (2013). The Teachings of Dora Kalff, Cloverdale, CA, Temenos
Weinberg, B. & Baum, N., (Eds), (2007) Sandplay and the Psyche: Inner Landscapes and Outer Realities. Thera Art, Toronto.
**Weinrib, Estelle L. (1993) Images of the Self, Boston, Ma, Sigo Press
Zoja, E P, Ed (2004) Sandplay Therapy, Treatment of Psychopathologies, Einsiedeln, Daimon Verlag
** Texts considered essential reading for ANZ-STI participants.
National Societies affiliated with the International Society for Sandplay Therapy also publish scholarly articles on Sandplay Therapy.
The International Society For Sandplay Therapy suggests the following texts:
- CG Jung, Memories, Dreams, Reflections, especially Chapter 5: confrontation with the unconscious
- CG Jung, Man and his Symbols
- Anthony Stevens: A very Short introduction to Jung
- Verna Kast: The Dynamics of Symbols
- Verna Kast: Fundamentals of Jungian Psychotherapy
- Esther Harding: the I and the not – I
- Jacobi: Complex, Symbol and Archetype
- Emma Jung: Animus and Anima
- Edward Whitmont: The Symbolic Quest
ISST also notes the following texts as ‘essential writings of CG Jung for appreciation of the method of Sandplay Therapy’:
- Memories, Dreams, Reflections
- Man and his Symbols
- The transcendent function: Collected works (CW) 8 paragraph 131 to 193
- The Individuation Process CW 9(i)
- On Psychic Energy: CW 8 paragraph 1-130
- A Review of the Complex Theory: CW 8 paragraph 194 – 219
- The Tavistock lectures: CW 18 paragraph 1 – 415
- Psychology and Alchemy: CW12 especially page 274: meditation and imagination
- The relation between the ego and the unconscious: CW 7, paragraph 202 – 373 (The Psychology of Transference CW 16)