Resources for Mental Health Professionals

Academic Research & Journal Articles

Caroline Brett ‘Transformative Crises’ in Isabel Clarke (ed) Psychosis and Spirituality: Consolidating the new paradigm Wiley-Blackwell, 2010

Isabel Clarke (ed) Special Issue: Taking Spirituality Seriously The Journal of Critical Psychology, Counselling & Psychotherapy, vol 2, no 4, winter 2002
Mick Collins ‘Spiritual Emergency & Occupational Identity: a Transpersonal Perspective’ in British Journal of Occupational Therapy vol 70, no 12, Dec 2007
Bruce Greyson ‘The Physio-Kundalini Syndrome and Mental Illness’ in Journal of Transpersonal Psychology, vol 25,no 1, 1993, pp. 43-58

Bruce Greyson ‘The Near-death Experience Scale: Construction, Reliability, and Validity’ in Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, vol 171, no 6, June 1983, pp. 369-75

David Lukoff ‘From Spiritual Emergency to Spiritual Problem: the transpersonal roots of the new DSM-IV category’ in Journal of Humanistic Psychology vol 38, no 2, 1998, pp. 21-50
Also available online at

Tim Read and Nicki Crowley ‘The Transpersonal Perspective’ in Chris Cook, Andrew Powell, Andrew Sims (eds) Spirituality and Psychiatry The Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2009

Ian Stevenson ‘Phobias in Children Who Claim to Remember Previous Lives’ in Journal of Scientific Exploration vol 4, 1990, pp. 243-54

Ian Stevenson ‘Some of My Journeys in Medicine’ The Flora Levy Lecture in the Humanities University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1989
Also available online at under some-of-my-journeys-in-medicine.pdf

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