Brennan, B. (1988). Hands of light: A guide to healing through the human energy field. NY, NY: Bantam Books.
Brennan, B. (1993). Light emerging: the journey of personal healing. NY, NY: Bantam Books.
Bruyere, R. (1994). Wheels of light: Chakras, auras and the healing energy of the body. NY, NY: Simon & Schuster
Hover-Kramer, D., Mentgen, J., Geddes, N., Scandrett-Hibdon, S., Slater, V. (2002). Healing touch: a guide book for practitioners. (2nd ed.). Florence, KY: Delmar Learning.
Joy, W. Brugh (1979) Joy’s Way. NY, NY: Tarcher/Putnam
Scandrett-Hibdon, S., Hardy, C., Mentgen, J. (1999). Energetic patterns: Healing touch case studies. Colorado: Colorado Center for Healing Touch. Available through Colorado Center for Healing Touch (303)989-0581.
Wardell, D. W. (2001). White shadow walking with Janet Mentgen. Colorado: Colorado Center for Healing Touch. Available through Colorado Center for Healing Touch (303)989-0581.
Hoffman, D. (2003). Medical herbalism: The science and practice of herbal medicine. Rochester, VT: Healing Arts Press.
Skidmore-Roth, L. (2004). Mosby’s handbook of herbs and natural supplements. (2nd ed.). St. Louis, MI: Mosby Inc.
Psychology/Science & Mind/body Medicine
Benor, D. (1992). Spiritual healing: Scientific validation of a healing revolution. Southfield, MI: Vision Publications.
Childre, D. (2000). The heart math solution: The institute of heart math’s program for engaging the power of the heart’s intelligence. San Fransisco, CA: Harper.
Dossey, L. (2001). Healing beyond the body: Medicine and the infinite reach of the mind. Boston, MA: Shambhala Publications Inc.
Einstein, A. (1931). Relativity. Translated by R. Lawsor, New York, NY: Crown Publishers.
Jung, C. (1981). Archetypes and the collective unconscious. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Myss, C. (1997). Why people don’t heal and how they can. NY, NY: Harmony Books, Crown Publishing.
Pert, C. (1997). Molecules of emotion: Why you feel the way you feel. NY, NY: Simon & Schuster.
Schlitz, M. (Ed.). (2005). Consciousness and healing: Integral approaches to mind-body medicine. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone.
Siegel, B. (1991). Love, medicine and miracles. NY, NY: Harper Collins.
Wisneski, L., Anderson, L. (2005). The scientific basis of integrative medicine. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.
Lett, A. (2000). Reflex zone therapy for health professions. London: Churchill Livingstone.
Mackereth, P., Tiran, D. (Ed.). (2002). Clinical reflexology: A guide for health professionals. London: Churchill Livingstone. - See more at: http://rnao-ctnig.org/index.php?id=128#sthash.GUZKPhSe.dpuf
Self Reflection / Meditation / Relaxation
Benson, H. (2000). The Relaxation Response. NY, NY: Harper Collins.
Benson, H., Proctor, W. (1985). Beyond the relaxation response. NY, NY Berkeley.
Kabat-Zinn, J. (1994). Wherever you go there you are. NY, NY: Hyperion.
Kabat-Zinn, J. (2005). Coming to our senses healing ourselves and the world through mindfulness. NY, NY: Hyperion.
Keegan, Lynn. (1994). The Nurse as Healer. Albany, NY: Delmar Publishers.
Artress, Dr. Lauren. (1995). Walking a sacred path: Rediscovering the labyrinth as a spiritual tool. NY, NY: Riverhead Books.
Barnum, B., S. (2003). Spirituality in nursing: From traditional to new age. (2nd ed.). NY, NY: Springer Publishing Co.
Borysenko, J. (1997). The way of the mystic: Seven paths to God. Carlsbad, CA: Hay House Inc.
Burkhardt, M., Nagai-Jacobson, M.G. (2002). Spirituality: Living our connectedness. Independence, KY: Delmar Publishers.
Dossey, L. ( 1993). Healing words: The power of prayer and the practice of medicine. San Francisco, CA: Harper Publisher.
Hanh, T. N. (1995). Living Buddha, Living Christ. NY, NY: Riverhead Books.
Harpur, T. (1994). The uncommon touch. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart.
Koenig, H.G., McCullough, M.E., Larson, D.B. (2001). Handbook of religion and health. NY: Oxford University Press.
Macrae, J. (2001). Nursing as a spiritual practice. NY, NY: Springer Publishing Co.
Myss, C. (2003). Sacred contracts: Awakening your divine potential. NY, NY: Three Rivers Press.
Samuels, M., Rockwood Lane, M. (2000). Spirit body healing: Using your mind’s eye to unlock the medicine within. New York: John Wiley & Sons Inc.
Shealy, MD. Norman (1999). Sacred healing: The curing power of energy and spirituality. Rockport, MA: Element.
Tolle, E.(1999). The power of now: A guide to spiritual enlightenment. Novato,CA: New World Library.
Therapeutic Touch (TT)
Boguslawski, M. (1990). Unitary human field practice modalities. In EAM Barrett (Ed.), Visions of Rogers’ Science-based Nursing (pp. 83-92). New York, NY: National League for Nursing.
Dalglish, S. (1999). Therapeutic Touch in an acute care community hospital. Canadian Nurse, 95(3):57-58.
Krieger, D. (1979). The therapeutic touch: How to use your hands to heal. Engelwood Cliffs, NJ: Prentic-Hall Inc
Krieger, D. (1993). Accepting your power to heal: The personal practice of Therapeutic Touch. Santa Fe, NM: Bear & Company, Inc.
Kreiger, D. (1997). Therapeutic Touch inner workbook. Santa Fe, NM: Bear & Company, Inc.
Kunz, D. (1991). The personal aura. Wheaton, IL: Theosophical Publishing House.
Kunz, D. (1995). Spiritual healing: Doctors examine Therapeutic Touch and other holistic treatments. Wheaton, IL: Theosophical Publishing House.
Macrae, J. (1988). Therapeutic Touch: A practical guide. NY, NY: Alfred A. Knopf.
May, D. (2001). The Therapeutic Touch handbook, level one – basic. Toronto: Scribe Press.
Rossiter-Thornton, M. (2001). Therapeutic Touch, An introduction for beginners. Toronto
Spence, J.E., & Olsen, M.A. (1997). Quantitative research on Therapeutic Touch: An integrative review of the literature 1985-1995. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, 11(3):183-190.
Wagner, S. (1996). A doctor’s guide to therapeutic touch: Enhancing the body’s energy to promote healing. East Rutherford NJ: Berkley Publishing.
Traditional / Shamanic Healing
Achterberg, J. (1995). Imagery in healing:Shamanism and modern medicine. Boston, MA: Shambala Publications.
Fontaine, K.L., Cleary, P.L., Cleary, P. (1999). Shamans (chapter 21). In Fontaine, K.L.,
Cleary, P.L., Cleary, P. (1999). Healing practices: Alternative therapies for nursing. Old Tappan, NJ: Appleton & Lange Publishers.
Harner, M. ( 1990). The way of the shaman. San Francisco: Harper & Row.
Ingerman, S. (2000). Medicine for the earth: How to transform personal and environmental toxins. NY, NY: Three Rivers Press.
Ingerman, S. (1991). Soul retrieval: Mending the fragmented self. San Francisco, CA: Harper.
Mullin, J., Lee, L., Hertwig, S., Silverthorn, G. (2001, Oct.). Final journey: A native smudging ceremony. Canadian Nurse. 97(9), 20-22
Struthers, R. (2000). The lived experience of Ojibwa and Cree women healers. Journal of holistic nursing. 18(3), 261-279.
Wing, D.M. (1999). The aesthetics of caring: Where folk healers and nurse theorists converge. Nursing Science Quarterly. 12(3), 256-262. - See more at: http://rnao-ctnig.org/index.php?id=128#sthash.GUZKPhSe.dpuf