Clear Water Zen Center

2476 Nursery Rd.

Clearwater, Florida 33764

(941) 723-9327


Bodhidharma Zen Center

Warsaw, Poland


Kapleau, Philip, Three Pillars of Zen: Teaching, Practice and Enlightenment. New York: Anchor, 1989.

Davanloo, H. Unlocking the Unconscious: Selected Papers of Habib Davanloo, MD, New York: Wiley, 1995.

Davanloo, H. Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychology: Selected Papers of Habib Davanloo, MD, New York: Wiley, 2001.

Leekley, Guy. Tao Te Ching: A New Version for All Seekers. Anusara Press, 2004.

Loy, David. Lack and Transcendence: The Problem of Death and Life in Psychotherapy, Existentialism and Buddhism. New York: Prometheus/Humanity, 2003.

Melville, Herman. Moby Dick; or the Whale, New York: Simon and Brown, 2012.

Miller, William PhD and Janet C’deBaca PhD. Quantum Change: When Epiphanies and Sudden Insights Transform Ordinary. New York: Guilford, 2001.

Nisbett, Richard E. The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently…  And Why. New York: Free Press, 2003.

Smith, Martin Cruz. Rose. New York: Ballantine, 2000.

Suzuki, D.T. Zen and Japanese Culture, New York: Princeton University Press, 1958 (book first published in Japan in 1938).

Unno, Mark, ed., Buddhism and Psychology Across Cultures: Essays on Theory and Practice, Somerville: Wisdom, 2006.

Welwood, John. Toward a Psychology of Awakening: Buddhism, Psychotherapy, and the Path of Personal and Spiritual Transformation. Boston: Shambhala, 2002.

Scholarly Articles

Bower, Bruce, “Cultures of Reason,” Science News, vol. 157, 56-58.

Davanloo, H. “Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy.” In Kaplan and Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry (2 volumes), eds.

Sadock, Benjamin J., Virginia Alcott Sadock, and Pedro Ruiz. Philadelphia:

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005.

HR Markus, and S Kitayama. “Is There a Universal Need for Positive Self Regard?” Psychological Review, vol. 106, no.4 (1999): 766-794.

Hori, Victor Sogen, “Sweet and Sour Buddhism,” Tricycle, Fall 1994.-

Hyde, Lewis, Two Essays on Oxherding.

Available from

Jack, Rachael E., Oliver G. B. Garrod, Hui Yu, Roberto Caldara and Philippe G. Schyns, “Facial - Expressions of Emotion are not Culturally Universal,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, May 8, 2012.

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Markus, Hazel Rose and Shinobu Kitayama, “Culture and the Self: Implications for Cognition, Emotion and Motivation”, vol. 98, no. 2 (1991): 224-253.

“Psychodynamic Psychotherapy”, Wise Counsel Podcast, November 17, 2009. Available from

Welwood, John, Grace Shireson and Andrew Holecek, “Heal the Self, Free the Self,” Buddhadharma, Summer 2012.

Websites -- This is Dr. Habib Davanloo’s official website -- Alan Abbass’ , Center for Emotions and Health -- John Fredrickson’s site on ISTDP -- John Welwood’s website -- International Experiential Dynamic Theory Association -- Translations of The Oxherding Series (a traditional Zen allegory) by Lewis Hyde

IEDTA booklist for their 2016 Amsterdam Conference

  1. Abbass, A., (2015). Reaching Through Resistance: Advanced Psychotherapy Techniques. Seven Leaves Press, Missouri, USA.
  1. Bowlby, J. (2013). The Milan Seminar. London: Karnac. [contains a chapter by Osimo, F. “Experiential-dynamic Psychotherapy: an application of attachment theory”]
  1. Coughlin, P. Kindle Edition, (2016). Maximizing Effectiveness in Dynamic Psychotherapy. Routledge, UK.
  1. Coughlin, P., (2007). Lives Transformed: A Revolutionary Method of Dynamic Psychotherapy. Karnac, UK.
  1. Coughlin, P., (2004). Intensive Short-term Dynamic Psychotherapy. Karnac, UK.
  1. Donovan, J. M., Osborn, K. R., Rice, S., Paraverbal Communication in Psychotherapy
  1. Emerson, D., Hopper, E. (2011), Overcoming trauma through yoga
  1. Frederick, R.J. (2009). Living Like You Mean It: Use the Wisdom and Power of your Emotions to get the life you really want.
  1. Frederickson, J (2013). Co-creating Change: effective dynamic therapy. Seven Leaves Press.
  1. Fosha, D., Siegal, D.J., Solomon, M.F. (2009), The healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development & Clinical Practice
  1. Gawande, A. (2014), Being Mortal, Profile Books Ltd.
  1. K, (2007), Neuropsychotherapie
  1. Greenberg, L.  2nd edition (2015). Emotion-focused therapy: Coaching clients to work through feelings. Washington, D.C.  American Psychological  Association Press.
  1. Greenberg L. (2010). Emotion-focused therapy: Theory and practice. Washington, D.C.  APA Press.
  1. Goldman, R. & Greenberg, L. (2015). Case Formulation in emotion-focused therapy. D.C.  APA Press
  1. Have ten, J. & Neborsky, R., (2012), Mastering intensive short-term dynamic psychotherapy: a roadmap to the unconscious. Karnac, UK.
  1. Kolk van der, B. (2014), The body keeps the score
  2. Kuhn, N (2014). Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy: A reference. Experient publications.
  1. Malan D.H. & Osimo, F. (1992)Psychodynamics, Training, And Outcome In Brief  Psychotherapy, Oxford:  Butterworth-Heinemann, then Arnold.
  1. McCullough, L., Kuhn, N., Andrews, S., Kaplan, A., Wolf, J., and Hurley, C. (2003). Treating Affect Phobia: A Manual for Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy.
  1. Osimo, F.(author, editor), Stein, M.J.(editor), (2012), Theory and Practice of Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy.
  1. Osimo, F. & Stein, M. J. (2012).Theory And Practice of Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy. London:   Karnac
  1. Osimo, F. (2003).Experiential Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy, a Manual,  Bloomington, In: Authorhouse
  1. Panksepp, J. & Biven, L. (2013), Archeology of Mind: Neuroevolutionary Origins of Human Emotions. Norton.
  1. Sandler, S. (2011). Remembering with Emotion in Dynamic Psychotherapy. Jason Aronson, USA.
  1. Sandler, S. (2016). Tea with Freud: An Imaginary Conversation about How Psychotherapy Really Works. Dog Ear Publishing, USA.
  1. Yalom, I. (2011), Staring at the Sun; Little Brown UK.