International School of Analytical Psychology Zurich

10 Psychopathology & Psychiatry


Basic literature


C.G. Jung

CW 1

Psychiatric Studies. JCE1

CW 3

The Psychogenesis of Mental Disease. JCE3 — Required reading for the CH program

CW 7

Two Essays on Analytical Psychology. JCE7 — Required reading for the CH program

CW 8

The Structure and Dynamics of the Psyche. JCE8 — Required reading for the CH program

“On Psychic Energy”

“The Transcendent Function”

“A Review of the Complex Theory”

“Psychological Factors Determining Human Behaviour”

“The Structure of the Psyche”

“On the Nature of the Psyche”

“Analytical Psychology and Weltanschauung”

“The Real and the Surreal”

“The Stage of Life”

“The Soul and Death”

CW 16

The Practice of Psychotherapy. JCE16 — Required reading for the CH program

“Principle of Practical Psychotherapy”

“What is Psychotherapy?”

“Some Aspects of Modern Psychotherapy”

“The Aims of Psychotherapy”

CW 18

The Symbolic Life. JCE18

“Tavistock Lectures”


Other Jungian publications

Abramovitch, Y.

“Jung’s understanding of schizophrenia: is it still relevant in the ‘era of the brain’?” Journal of Analytical Psychology Vol. 59:2 (2014), pp. 229-224. Z7

Frey-Wehrlin, C.T.

“The Treatment of Chronic Psychoses”. Journal of Analytical Psychology 23 (1978) 3. Z7

Fierz, H.K.

Jungian Psychiatry. Einsiedeln: Daimon Verlag, 1991 PA133E

Silverstein, S.

“Jung’s views on causes and treatments of schizophrenia in light of current trends in cognitive neuroscience and psychotherapy research II: Psychological research and treatment”. Journal of Analytical Psychology 59:2 (2014), pp. 263-283. Z7


Further literature

American Psychiatric Association

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders: DSM-5. Arlington, Virginia: The American Psychiatric Publishing, 2013. M172

Atwood, G.

The Abyss of Madness. London: Routledge, 2012. PF107

Barnhill, J.

DSM-5® Clinical Cases. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association Publishing, 2014.

Bateman, A.,
Fonagy, P.

Mentalization-Based Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: A Practical Guide. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. P328

Broome, M.,
Bottlender, R.,
Rösler, M.,
Stieglitz, R.

The AMDP System: Manual for Assessment and Documentation of Psychopathology in Psychiatry. Göttingen: Hofgrefe, 2018. M200

Carlat, D.

The Psychiatric Interview. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012. M165

Cowen, P.,
Harrison, P.,
Burns, T.

Shorter Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry (7th ed.) Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. M10c

Damasio, A.

Descartes’ Error: Emotion, Reason and the Human Brain. New York: Penguin Books, 1994. P230

The Feeling of What Happens: Body and Emotion in the Making of Consciousness. San Diego, California: Harcourt, 1999. M152E

Durchslag, H.

The Collective Unconscious in the Age of Neuroscience: Severe Mental Illness and Jung in the 21st Century. London: Routledge, 2021. PA612

Escamilla, M.

Bleuler, Jung and the Creation of the Schizophrenias. Einsiedeln: Daimon Verlag, 2016 JX119

First, M.,
Skodol, A.,
Williams, J.,
Spitzer, R.

Learning DSM-5® by Case Example. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Association Publishing, 2017.

Jamison, K.R.

An Unquiet Mind. New York: Vintage Books, 1996. M104

Katona, C.,
Cooper, Cl.,
Robertson, M.

Psychiatry at a Glance (6th ed.). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015. M164 2e
(ISAP Library also has the 4th ed., M164.)

Levenson, J.L.

American Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine: Psychiatric Care of the Medically Ill. (2nd Ed.) Arlington, Virginia: The American Psychiatric Publishing, 2011. M170

Muller, R.

The Four Domains of Mental Illness: An Alternative to the DSM-5. London: Routledge, 2018.

Oyebode, F.

Sims’ Symptoms in the Mind: Textbook of Descriptive Psychopathology (7th ed.). Edinburgh: Saunders Elsevier, 2022.
(ISAP Library has the 4th ed. M168.)

Perry, J. W.

The Self in Psychotic Process: Its Symbolization in Schizophrenia. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1955.

Trials of the Visionary Mind. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1998.

Podvoll, E.

The Seduction of Madness: Revolutionary Insights into the World of Psychosis and a Compassionate Approach to Recovery at Home. New York: Harper Collins, 1990.

Reddemann, L.,
Lücke, S.,
Appel-Ramb, C.

Who You Were before Trauma: The Healing Power of Imagination for Trauma Survivors. New York: The Experiment, 2020. M202

Reed, G.,
Ritchie, P.,
Maercker, A.,
Rebello, T.

A Psychological Approach to Diagnosis: Using the ICD-11 as a Framework. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association Publishing, 2022.

Saks, E.

The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey through Madness. New York: Hyperion, 2007.

Scharfetter, C.

General Psychopathology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1980. M63E

Toy, E.C.,
Klamen, D.

Case Files: Psychiatry. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2009. M161

van der Kolk, B.

The Body Keeps the Score: Mind, Brain and Body in the Transformation of Trauma. New York: Viking Press, 2015. P265E

World Health Organization (WHO)

The ICD-11 Classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Clinical Descriptions and Diagnostic Guidelines. Geneva: WHO, 2022 (latest release, online only). Chapter 6: Go to >> Use ICD-11 >> ICD-11 Browser >> 06 Mental, behavioural or neurodevelopmental disorders. The website also has helpful tools for learning ICD-11.)