Spiritual Direction Certificate Reading List

Decorative image of spider web with banner text announcing the spiritual direction certificateYou may want to purchase specific texts. You will be expected to read at least four. 


The Night Journey: Witchcraft as transformation by Yvonne Aburrow

Dreamtending by Stephen Aizenstat

Awakening the Creative Spirit: Bringing the Arts to Spiritual Direction by Betsey Beckman

Spiritual Direction 101: The Basics of Spiritual Guidance by Teresa Blythe (available as ebook and paperback).

Holy Listening by Margaret Guenther

Spiritual Mentoring: A Pagan Guide by Judy Harrow

The Pagan in Recovery by Deirdre Anne Hebert

Writing to Wake the Soul: Opening the Sacred Conversation Within by Karen Hering

The Gift to Listen, The Courage to Hear by Cari Jackson

The Spirituality of Imperfection by Ernest Kurtz and Katherine Ketcham

Broken Open: How Difficult Times Can Help Us Grow by Elizabeth Lesser 

Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom by John O’Donahue

The Wisdom of the Enneagram: The Complete Guide to Psychological and Spiritual Growth for the Nine Personality Types by Don Richard Riso and Russ Hudson

The Pagan Book of Living and Dying by Starhawk and M. Macha Nightmare

Romancing the Shadow by Connie Zweig