Publications and presentations

(1995). Fairy tales: Traditional tales retold for gay men. New York: HarperSanFrancisco.

(1997). Gay fairy and folk tales: More traditional stories retold for gay men. Boston/London: Faber and Faber.

(2017, January). Conversation About a Cat: Bereavement Work with a First Loss. GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2016, September). What We Mean When We Talk About Suicide. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2016, June). Bracketing: Three Simple Steps for Dealing with Distraction. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2016, March). Sacred Space: Finding Meaning in Daily Life. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2016, March). Therapy for Transitions: Coming to Grips with Old Age. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2016, February). Dealing with Anxiety: How to Make Sushi Out of the Kraken. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, December). A Codependency Tale: The Wife Who Refused to Bury Her Husband. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, November). Therapy for Transitions: Moving from Youth to Midlife. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, October). The Healing Image: Why Dreams Deserve Your Respect. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, August). Meeting the Zombie: Archetypal Work with an HIV-Positive Teen. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, July). Trust in the Process: Sitting with Not Knowing in Therapy. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, July) Is the Opposite of What You Want Precisely What You Need? Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, May). How We Integrate Loss: The Palpable Phenomena of Bereavement. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, May). The Sacred Marriage: When Conflicting Values Become One. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, April). The Voyage to the Islands: Integrating Experience in Therapy. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, March). Rescuing the King: Living the Relationship with the Self. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, February). Dreaming is Believing: A Method for Analyzing Dreams. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, February). Self and Spirituality: An Opportunity to Go Beyond. Article posted on GoodTherapy blog at this link.

(2015, January). What Dreamwork Can Reveal About Recurrent Dreams. Article posted on  GoodTherapy Blog at this link.

(2014, December). How to Work with Your Dreams. Article posted on World of Psychology blog at this link.

(2014, December). Helping Your Clients Navigate Grief Work. Article posted on PsychCentral Professional blog at this link.

(2014, November). 3 Tips for Working Effectively with Dreams. Article posted on PsychCental Professional blog at this link.

(2013, May). Balance and Time Management Techniques. Training presented to mental health interns at Pacific Clinics, Los Angeles.

(2012, June). HIV and Countertransference Issues. Training presented to service staff at Pacific Clinics, Los Angeles.

(2011, July – September). Basic Assessment and Diagnostic Skills. Training presented to mental health trainees at AIDS Service Center, Pasadena.

(2011, July). Burnout and Refreshment in Service Providers. Presentation at staff retreat, AIDS Service Center, Pasadena.

(2011, June). Differentiating Between Psychotic Diagnoses in Initial Assessment. Training presented to mental health interns at Pacific Clinics, Los Angeles.

(2010, November). HIV and Mental Health. Training presented to mental health clinicians at Pacific Clinics Training Institute, Pasadena.

(2008, October). Differentiating Between Psychotic Diagnoses in Initial Assessment. Training presented to mental health interns at Pacific Clinics, Los Angeles.

(2008, October). Forming a Therapeutic Alliance with Clients Who Reject Therapy. Training presented to mental health interns at Pacific Clinics, Los Angeles.

(2001, April). Sand Tray Work and Issues Related to HIV. Training presented to mental health interns at AIDS Service Center, Pasadena.

(2000, November). The Myth of Orpheus: Bereavement as Initiation. Class presentation at Pacifica Graduate Institute, Carpinteria, CA.