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Transpersonal Psychology - Course Book List

All students should purchase the 6th edition of the APA Publication Manual to ensure they meet Atlantic University's required writing style: American Psychological Association (6th ed.) APA -Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. ISBN-10:1433805618/ ISBN-13:978-1433805615 PRICE: $29.95

***PLEASE NOTE: Textbooks SHOULD NOT be purchased until semester enrollment has been confirmed.***

All courses are listed numerically

TP5000 Introduction to Transpersonal Studies

A Seer Out of Season: The Life of Edgar Cayce

Bro, H. (2011). A Seer Out of Season: The Life of Edgar Cayce. Virginia Beach, VA: A.R.E. Press. ISBN-13: 978-08766046043. Price: $8.95

(Note: This book is also offered in the course as a PDF download.)

A Path with Heart

Kornfield, J. (1993). A Path with Heart. New York, NY: Bantam Books. ISBN-10: 0553372114. Price: $18.00

Extraordinary Knowing

Mayer, E. (2008). Extraordinary Knowing. New York, NY: Bantam Books. ISBN-13: 978-0553382235. Price: $16.00

Living Deeply: The Art and Science of Transformation in Everyday Life

Schlitz, M., Vieten, C., & Amorok, T. (2008). Living Deeply: The Art & Science of Transformation in Everyday Life. (1st ed.). Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. ISBN-13: 978-1572245334. Price: $16.95

When the Soul Awakens

Siefer, N., & Vieweg, M. (2009). When the Soul Awakens: The Path to Spiritual Evolution and a New World Era. (2nd ed.). Reston, VA: Gathering Wave Press. ISBN-13: 978-0982004708 $10.91

A Pocket Style Manual

Hacker, D. (2012). A Pocket Style Manual. (6th ed.). New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's. ISBN-13: 978-0312542542. Price: $26.85

The Elements of Style

Strunk, W., & White, E. B. (2000). The Elements of Style. (4th ed.). Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon. ISBN-10: 020530902X. Price: $9.95 *DO NOT GET the William Strunk 2014 edition, which is a reprint of the first edition.

The Essential Edgar Cayce

Thurston, M. (Ed). (2004). The essential Edgar Cayce. New York, NY: Jeremy P Tarcher/ Penguin. ISBN 1-58542-315-7.

(Note: The assigned readings from this text are contained in the online course material.)

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TP5005 Spiritual Crisis

The Stormy Search for Self

Grof, S., & Grof, C. (1992). The Stormy Search for Self: A Guide to Personal Growth Through Transformational Crisis. New York, NY: Jeremy P. Tarcher. ISBN-10: 087477649X. Price: $16.95

Case Studies is Schizophrenia

McMillin, D. (1997). Case Studies in Schizophrenia. Virginia Beach, VA: A.R.E. Press. ISBN-10: 0876043821. Price: $140.76 (Note: A PDF copy of this book is supplied in the classroom.)

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TP5010 The Inner Life: Dreams, Meditation, Creativity, and Imagination

Healing and Transformation Through Self Guided Imagery

Davenport, L. (2009). Healing and Transformation Through Self-Guided Imagery. Sonoma, CA: Celestial Arts. ISBN-10: 1587613247. Price: $15.95

Personal Mythology

Feinstein, D., & Krippner, S. (2009). Personal Mythology: Using Ritual, Dreams, and Imagination to Discover Your Inner Story. Santa Rosa, CA: Energy Psychology Press. ISBN-10: 160415036X. Price: $18.95

Meditation for Beginners

Kornfield, J. (2008). Meditation for Beginners. Boulder, CO: Sounds True. ISBN-10: 1591799422. Price: $14.95

The Secret History of Dreaming

Moss, R. (2010). The Secret History of Dreaming. Novato, CA: New World Library. ISBN-10: 157731901X. Price: $15.95

Dream Solutions

Reed, H. (2005). Dream Solutions: The Dream Quest Guidebook. Rancho Mirage, CA: We Publish Books/Hermes Home Press, 2009. ASIN: B002ADA07S. Price: $29.95.

**For Electronic Version CLICK HERE. Price: $12.95 *Recommend ordering from Lulu. Amazon delivery has a long delay.

​Required audio materials

Ability to listen to.mp3 recordings from the Internet and the ability to create audio voice recordings for playback and listening.

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TP5015 Qualitative Research Methods from a Transpersonal Perspective

Research Design (2018)

Creswell, John W. and David J. (2018).  Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches.  Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publishing. 

Transforming Self and Others through Research

Anderson, R. & Braud, W. (2011). Transforming Self and Others through Research: Transpersonal Research Methods and Skills for the Human Sciences and Humanities. Albany, NY: SUNY Press. ISBN-13: 978-1438436722. Price: $26.95

(Note: This title is available in LIRN online library.)

Second Sight

Orloff, J. (2010). Second Sight: An Intuitive Psychiatrist Tells Her Extraordinary Story and Shows You How to Tap Your Own Inner Wisdom . New York, NY: Crown Publishing Group. ISBN-13: 978-0307587589. Price: $15.00

​Lorenzo's Oil

Miller, G. (Producer), & Miller, G. and Mitchell, D. (Directors). (1993). Lorenzo's Oil (Motion Picture). United States: Universal Studios. ASIN: B0001CNRAM. Price: $14.98 (This film is available for purchase, rental, or "on-demand" internet viewing.)

​Additional Required Readings

Additional required reading material is included in the online classroom.

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TP5020 Foundations of Transpersonal Psychology

Shadow, Self, Spirit

Daniels, M. (2005). Shadow, Self, Spirit: Essays in Transpersonal Psychology. Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic. ISBN: 1 84540 022 4. $34.90

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Transpersonal Psychology

Friedman, H. L., & Hartelius, G. (Eds.). (2013). The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Transpersonal Psychology. Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN, 978-1-119-96755-2, $37.00 (Note: This title is available in LIRN.)

​Additional Required Readings

Additional required readings will be available in the online classroom.

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TP5050 Religion, Spirituality, and the Transpersonal

The World's Religions

Smith, H. (2009). The World's Religions. (50th anniversary ed.). New York, NY: HarperOne. ISBN-13: 978-0061660184. Price: $16.99

Mystics, Masters, Saints, and Sages

Ullman, R. & Reichenberg-Ullman, J. (2001). Mystics, Masters, Saints, andSages: Stories of Enlightenment. Berkeley, CA: Red Wheel/Weiser. ISBN-10: 1573245070. Price: $21.95

Mysticism and the Spiritual Quest

Zagano, P. (2013). Mysticism and the Spiritual Quest: A Crosscultural Anthology. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press. ISBN-13: 978-0809146260. Price: $17.42

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TP5055 Principles and Practices of Spiritual Mentorship

Spiritual Guidance across Religions

Mabry, J. (2014). Spiritual Guidance Across Religions: A Sourcebook for Spiritual Directors and Other Professionals Providing Counsel to People of Differing Faith Traditions. Woodstock, Vermont: Skylight Paths Publishing. ISBN-13: 978-1594735462. Price: $50.00**

Spiritual Direction

Pickering, S. (2011). Spiritual direction: A practical introduction. London, England: Canterbury Press.

Spiritual Direction 101

Blythe, Teresa (2018). Spiritual Direction 101 Berkeley, CA: Apocryphile Press

Beyond Soul Growth

Christy, Lynn Sparrow (2013) Beyond Soul Growth. Virginia Beach, Virginia: A.R.E Press.

(Note: A PDF copy is available for download in the online classroom)

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TP5070 The Transpersonal Relationship: Holistic Mentoring and Applied Intuitive Arts

The Eclectic Practitioner

Edge, L. W. (2011). The Eclectic Practitioner: Becoming Holistic. Virginia Beach, VA: KT Press. ISBN: 978-0615553115 Price: $19.12 (signed copies available)

The Art of Uncertainty

Jones, D. M. (2011). The Art of Uncertainty: How to Live in the Mystery of Life and Love It. NY: Tarcher/Penguin. ISBN: 978-1585428724 Price: $14.29

Skype

Computer camera and microphone and Skype-to-Skype Internet connectivity capabilities

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TP5100 Origin and Destiny of Human Consciousness

Beyond Soul Growth

Sparrow Christy, L. (2013). Beyond Soul Growth. Virginia Beach, VA: A.R.E. Press. ISBN: 978-0876047323. Price: $17.95

(Note: A PDF copy is available for download in the online classroom.)

The Yugas

Selbie, J., & Steinmetz, D. (2010). The Yugas. Nevada City, CA: Crystal Clarity. ISBN: 978-1565892538. Price: $16.95

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TP5105 Leading Issues in Transpersonal Psychology

​Required audio materials

Ability to listen to.mp3 recordings from the Internet and the ability to create audio voice recordings for playback and listening.

The Inner Reaches of Outer Space

Campbell, J. (2012). The Inner Reaches of Outer Space: Metaphor as Myth and as Religion. New York: Harper & Row ISBN: 1608681106. *Original publication was 1986, though any version is ok.

Shadow, Self, Spirit: Essays in Transpersonal Psychology

Daniels, M. (2005). Shadow, Self, Spirit: Essays in Transpersonal Psychology. Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic. ISBN: 1845400224. 

Ecopsychology: Restoring the Earth, Healing the Mind

Roszak, T., Gomes, M. & Kanner, A. (Eds.), (1995). Ecopsychology: Restoring the Earth, Healing the Mind. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books. ISBN: 0871564068. 

Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness is Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy

Thompson, E. (2014). Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness is Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy. New York: Columbia University Press. ISBN: 0231137095
Additional Pdf available via Moodle.

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TP5110 Science and Spirituality

​Additional Required Readings

Additional required readings will be available in the online classroom.

The Passion of the Western Mind

Tarnas, R. (1993). The passion of the Western mind. New York, NY: Ballantine Books. ISBN: 978-034536809. Price: $13.47

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TP5150 Psychology of Creativity

The Creative Brain

Andreasen, N. C. (2006). The Creative Brain. New York, NY: Penguin Group. ISBN -13: 978-0452287815. Price: $15.00

Creativity for Life

Maisel, E. (2007). Creativity for Life. Novato, California: New World Library. ISBN-13: 978-1577315582. Price: $19.95

Creative Synergy

Paine-Clemes, B. (2015). Creative Synergy. Virginia Beach, VA: Fourth Dimension Press. ISBN 13: 978-0-87604-813-9. Price: $17.95

Creativity

Weisberg, R. W. (2006). Creativity. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. ISBN-13: 978-0471739999. Price: $73.07

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TP5155 Creating a Meaningful Life

Finding Your Way in a Wild New World

Beck, M. (2013). Finding Your Way in a Wild New World: Reclaim Your True Nature to Create the Life you Want. New York, NY: Atria Books. ISBN-13: 978-1451624601. Price: $16.00

Breaking the Habit of Being Yourself

Dispenza, J. (2012). Breaking the Habit of Being Yourself: How to Lose Your Mind and Create a New One. New York, NY: Hay House USA. ISBN-13: 978-1-4019-3808-6. Price: $11.82

Vital Signs

Levoy, G. (2014). Vital Signs: The Nature and Nurture of Passion. Jeremy Tarcher: New York, NY

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TP5200 Peacebuilding

Peacebuilding Through Dialogue
Stearns, P. (2019). Peacebuilding Through Dialogue: Education, Human Transformation, and Conflict Resolution. Fairfax, VA: George Mason University Press. 
Other required readings provided in the online classroom. 
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TP5205 Listening and Dialogue

The Wisdom of Listening

Brady, M. (ed.). (2003).The Wisdom of Listening. Somerville, MA: Wisdom Publications. ISBN 978-0861713554. Price: $12.59 (Note: This title is available in LIRN.)

Are You Really Listening?

Donoghue, P. J., & Siegel, M. E. (2005). Are You Really Listening?: Keys to Successful Communication. Notre Dame, IN: Sorin Books. ISBN 978-1893732889. Price: $15.88

Dialogue

Isaacs, W. (1999). Dialogue and the Art of Thinking Together. New York, NY: Currency Books. ISBN 978-0385479998. Price: $23.62

Silence

Hanh, Thich Nhat, (2015). Silence: The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise. New York: HarperOne. ISBN 978-0-06-222469-9. Price: $9.77

If I understood you, would I have this look on my face?

Alda, A. (2017) If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? New York: Random House. (ISBN:9780812989144)

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TP5250 An Introduction to Visual Art Skills: A Transpersonal Approach

Drawing from the Light Within

Cornell, J. (1997). Drawing the Light from Within. New York, NY: Prentice Hall Press. ISBN-10:0835607569. Price: $22.95 (Chapters 1, 3, 5, and 6; when purchasing art supplies for this course, please note that we will be working only with the assignments from these chapters.)

The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain

Edwards, B. (1999). The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain.New York, NY: Jeremy P. Tarcher. ISBN-10:0874774241. Price: $16.95 (Chapters 1-10; when purchasing art supplies for this course, please note that we will be working only with the assignments from these chapters.)

Walking in Light

Ingerman, S. (2015). Walking in Light: Everyday Empowerment of a Shamanic Life. Boulder, CO: Sounds True. ISBN-13:978-1-62203-428-4 Price: $15.35

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TP6000 Becoming a Teacher of Dream Work/Dream Interpretation

​Additional Required Readings

Additional required readings will be available in the online classroom.

Our Dreaming Mind

Van de Castle, R. L. (1994). Our dreaming mind. New York, NY: Ballantine Books. ISBN-13: 978-0345396662. 

The PDF copy can be purchased here.

The Wisdom of Your Dreams

Taylor, J. (2009). The wisdom of your dreams. New York, NY: Jeremy Tarcher/Penguin. ISBN-13: 978-1585427543. Price: $15.33

The Art of Dream Sharing and Developing Dream Groups

Ossana, R. (Ed.). (1993, 2001). The art of dream sharing & developing dream groups. 

(Note: The content will be available in the classroom.)

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TP6005 Becoming a Teacher of Finding Your Mission in Life

TP6005

All required course materials and readings are included in the online classroom.

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TP6010 Becoming a Teacher of Meditation and the Inner Life

Meditation: An In-Depth Guide

Gawler, I. & Bedson, P. (2011). Meditation: An In-Depth Guide. New York, NY:  Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin. ISBN-13: 9781585428618. Price: $16.85

Peace is Every Step

Hanh, T. N. (1991). Peace is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life. New York, NY: Bantam. ISBN-13: 978-0553351392. Price: $9.16

Meditation Secrets for Women

Maurine, C.. & Roche, L. (2001). Meditation Secrets for Women: Discovering Your Passion, Pleasure, and Inner Peace. San Francisco, CA: Harper. ISBN-13: 978-0062516978. Price: $13.61

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TP6100 Principles of Parapsychology

Intro to Parapsychology

Irwin, Harvey J. and Watt, Caroline A. (2007). An Introduction to Parapsychology, Fifth Edition. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co. Publishers.

Parapsychology: The controversial science

Broughton, R. (1991). Parapsychology: The Controversial Science. New York, NY: Ballantine Books. ISBN-13: 978-0345356383.

(Note: A PDF copy is provided in the classroom.)

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TP6115 Integrated Imagery Level One

Awakening Past Lives

Amoroso, J. Z. (2012). Awakening Past Lives. A Step by Step Guide to Self-Exploration. Virginia Beach, VA: 4th Dimension Press. ISBN-13: 978-0876046852. Price: $16.95

The audio CD that comes with the book is also required.

Imagery in You

Garrison, J. (2006). Imagery in You: Mining for Treasure in Your Inner World. CO: Outskirts Press, Inc. Print $16.95 or 2011 Kindle version $5.00. ISBN-13: 978-1598004953 (NOTE: Suggested for purchase; however, supplemental reading assignment links are included in the classroom.)

​Additional Required Readings

Additional required readings will be available in the online classroom.

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TP6120 Integrated Imagery Level Two

Regression Therapy

Lucas, W. B. (2007). Regression Therapy: Handbook for Professionals. Vols. I and II. CA: Jostens Press.ISBN-13: 978-1929661213 

Healing Your Past Lives

Woolger, R. (2010). Healing Your Past Lives: Exploring the Many Lives of the Soul. Boulder, CO: Sounds True. ISBN-13: 978-1597199191. Price: $13.38

The audio CD included with the book is also required.

Awakening Past Lives

Amoroso, J. Z. (2012). Awakening Past Lives. A Step by Step Guide to Self-Exploration. Virginia Beach, VA: 4th Dimension Press. ISBN-13: 978-0876046852. Price: $16.95

The audio CD that comes with the book is also required.

​Additional Required Readings

Additional required readings will be available in the online classroom.

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TP6125 Integrated Imagery Level Three

Life Between Lives

Newton, M. (2004). Life Between Lives: Hypnotherapy for Spiritual Regression. St. Paul, MN: Llewellyn Publications. ISBN-10: 0738704652. Price: $15.95

Regression Therapy

Lucas, W. B. (2007). Regression Therapy: Handbook for Professionals. Vols. I and II. CA: Jostens Press.ISBN-13: 978-1929661213 

The Eclectic Practitioner

Edge, L. W. (2011). The Eclectic Practitioner: Becoming Holistic*. Virginia Beach, VA: KT Press. ISBN: 978-0615553115 Price: $19.12 (signed copies available)

*suggested for purchase; however, supplemental readings are included in the classroom

Awakening Past Lives

Amoroso, J. Z. (2012). Awakening Past Lives. A Step by Step Guide to Self-Exploration. Virginia Beach, VA: 4th Dimension Press. ISBN-13: 978-0876046852. Price: $16.95

The audio CD that comes with the book is also required.

Healing Your Past Lives

Woolger, R. (2010). Healing Your Past Lives: Exploring the Many Lives of the Soul. Boulder, CO: Sounds True. ISBN-13: 978-1597199191. Price: $13.38

The audio CD included with the book is also required.

Additional Required Readings

Additional required readings will be available in the online classroom.

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TP6140 Mythology and Symbolism: Pathway to Transformation

Personal Mythology

Feinstein, D., & Krippner, S. (2009). Personal Mythology: Using Ritual, Dreams, and Imagination to Discover Your Inner Story. Santa Rosa, CA: Energy Psychology Press. ISBN-10: 160415036X. Price: $18.95

​The Power of Myth

Campbell, J. and Moyers, B. (2013). The Power of Myth with Bill Moyers (Motion Pictures). Emeryville, CA: Athena Studios. You can either purchase a copy or can find one in many public libraries. Price: $28.59

​Campbell & Moyers interviews

You will also be viewing the following two 6 hour-long interviews between Joseph Campbell and Bill Moyers: The Message of the Myth and The Heroes Adventures. These interviews were previously available for viewing online but have now been removed. You can either purchase the 2-volume set, or you can find them in many public libraries. Price: $3.98

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TP6205 Nonfiction Writing on Transpersonal Subjects

Writing Down the Bones

Goldberg, N. (2010). Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within. Boston, MA: Shambhala. ISBN-13: 978-1590307946. Price: $18.95

Writing the Natural Way

Rico, G. L. (2000). Writing The Natural Way. New York, NY: Tarcher. ISBN-10: 0874779618. Price: $18.95

On Writing Well

Zinsser, W. (2006). On Writing Well. New York, NY: Harper Perennial. ISBN-10: 0060891548. Price: $15.99

Becoming the Buffalo

Paine-Clemes, B. (2015). Becoming the Buffalo. Available from Amazon. Paperback (ISBN-10: 1512116300), $12.95-$16.95. Kindle, $3.99

The Elements of Style

Strunk, W., & White, E. B. (2000). The Elements of Style. (4th ed.). Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon. ISBN-10: 020530902X. Price: $9.95 *DO NOT GET the William Strunk 2014 edition, which is a reprint of the first edition.

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TP6300/ML6010 Leading from the Inside Out

Source

Jaworski, J. (2012). Source: The Inner Path of Knowledge Creation. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers. ISBN-13: 978-1576759042. Price: $23.03 (Note: This title is available in LIRN.)

The Transforming Leader

Pearson, C. S. (2012). The Transforming Leader: New Approaches to Leadership for the Twenty-First Century. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers. ISBN-13: 978-1609941208. Price: $39.95 (Note: This title is available in LIRN.)

Leading from the Emerging Future

Scharmer, O., & Kaufer, K. (2013). Leading from the Emerging Future: From Ego-System to Eco-System Economies. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers. ISBN-13: 978-1605099262. Price: $17.24 (Note: This title is available in LIRN.)

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TP6305 Spirituality & Ethics in Leadership

Ethics, the Heart of Leadership

Ciulla, J. B., Ed. (2014). Ethics: The Heart of Leadership. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger. ISBN-13: 978-1440830655. Price: $40.00

The Ethics of Leadership

Ciulla, J. B. (2003). The Ethics of Leadership. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning. ISBN-10: 0155063170. Price: $90.95

Leading with Spirit, Presence, and Authenticity

Goldman Schuyler, K, Baugher, J. E., Jironet, K. & Lena Lid-Falkman, L., Eds. (2014). Leading with Spirit, Presence, and Authenticity. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN-13: 978-1118820612. Price: $42.49 (Note: This title is available in LIRN.)

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TP6405 Mandala Creation as a Transformative Practice

Mandala (1)

Arguelles, J., & Arguelles, M. (1995). Mandala. Boston, MA: Shambhala. ISBN-10: 1570621209. Price: $20.00

Mandala (2)

Cunningham, B. (2002). Mandala: Journey to the Center. New York, NY: DK Publishing, Inc. ISBN-10: 0789480654. Price: $15.00

Creating Mandalas: For Insight, Healing, and Self-Expression

Fincher, S. (2010). Creating Mandalas For Insight, Healing, and Self Expression. Boston, MA: Shambhala. ISBN-10: 1590308050. Price $18.95

To Be Healed by the Earth

Grossman, W. (2007). To be Healed by the Earth. New York, NY: Seven Stories Press. ISBN-13: 978-1583227497. Price: $22.95

The Soul's Palette

Malchiodi, C. (2002). The Soul's Palette: Drawing on Art's Transformative Powers. Boston, MA: Shambhala. ISBN-10: 1570628157. Price: $24.95

​Music

In addition to the above books and materials, you may want to have on hand a selection of CDs of instrumental music or sounds designed to promote meditative or creative states of consciousness:

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