Books and Articles

  • To learn more about the theory and practice of Focusing, two popular titles are:  Focusing  by Eugene Gendlin and Power of Focusing by Ann Weiser Cornell.
  • Read Don’t Go It Alone by Joan Klagsbrun, PhD and Lynn Preston, MA, MS, LP from the Psychotherapy Networker.


  • For a biospiritual perspective, the key works of Edwin McMahon and Peter Campbell are recommended.  Go to:
  • The Focusing Institute website contains a wealth of information about Focusing, including Gendlin’s online library, and an extensive list of certified Focusing Professionals all over the world.
  • For more information about Focusing and Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapy, go to focusing .org and