A semantic analysis of spontaneous verbalization to ambiguous visual stimuli as an aid in the differential diagnosis of major Mental disorders. Journal of Personality Assessment, 46, 1, 12-17, 1982.
Interview and interrogation. Springfield IL: Thomas, 1986.
So You Think You’re Crazy?. Seattle WA: Coffeetown Press, 2013.
Acupuncture and hypnosis compared: 58 cases. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 21, 1, 45-47, 1978.
Near-death experiences: Psychotherapeutic aspects. Psychotherapy in Private Practice, 13 (3), 99-105, 1994.
Current therapies in the ancient East. American Journal of Psychotherapy, 38, 1, 87-96, 1984.
Psychodrama: The self on stage (cited as editor), 1971. Washington DC: New School of Psychotherapy.
Cults and mental disorders. Medical Psychotherapy, 4, 27-33, 1991.
Cults, personality, and pathology. Psychotherapy in Private Practice, 8 (4), 77-85, 1991.
Spiritual intelligence, the behavioral sciences, and the humanities. Lewiston NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2002
Divine spark: The case for a spiritual intelligence. www.lulu.com, 2011.
Exploring inner space, the voyage of self-discovery. www.lulu.com, 2007.
Light from the East. Berkeley CA: Stone Bridge Press, 2005. Reprinted 2010 in Spanish and 2011 in Korean.
Buddha. Tao, Zen: Mystic triad. www.lulu.com, 2007.
Cults and personality. Springfield IL: Thomas.
Cults and terrorism. Lulu.com
Syzygy, a unified personality theory. www.lulu.com, 2008.
Treatment variables in the use of hypnosis in the brief therapy of post-traumatic stress disorder. International Journal of Clinical and
Experimental Hypnosis, 33 (1), 6-14, 1985.
Hypnosis to facilitate recall in psychogenic amnesia and fugue states. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 24 (1), 7-13, 1981.
Hypnosis complications: Risk factors and prevention. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 31 (1), 40-49, 1988.
Hypnosis complications: Six cases. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 29 (3), 160-165, 1987.
Hypnosis before Mesmer. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 17 (4), 215-220, 1975.
Shakespeare on hypnosis: The Tempest. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 24 (2), 73-78, 1981
The evil eye: Superstition or hypnotic phenomenon? American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 19, 2, 74-79, 1976.
The cult of Asklepios. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 22 (2), 85-90, 1979.
Machovec, F.J. and Osher, M.I. (1999). In the best of families: Understanding hypnosis complications in graduate and post-graduate training experience. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 42 (1), 4-8. NOTE: This article earned the 2000 annual Milton Erickson award “for writing excellence” by the American Society for Clinical Hypnosis.
Machovec, F.J. and Holden, J.M. (1993). Risk management in hypnotic recall of near-death experiences. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 36 (1), 38-46.
Hypnosis complications (2012, 1986). Bloomington IN: iUniverse..
NOTE: First book ever published on hypnosis complications.
Hypnosis, its practice and its promise. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press,
Cults: Forensic and therapeutic aspects. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 10, 31-37,1992.
You as an expert witness. In Joseph Victor and Joanne Naughton (Eds.) (2004). Criminal Justice Annual Editions, 2004-2005. New York: McGraw-Hill/Duskin.
Expert witness survival manual (2012, 1987). Bloomington IN: iUniverse..
Interview and interrogation. Springfield IL: Thomas, 1989.
Private investigation, security science, and public service. Springfield IL: Thomas, 1991.
SEX OFFENDERS: ETIOLOGY AND TREATMENT
Is there a paraphilic personality disorder? Treating Abuse Today, 3 (6), 5-10, 1985. The case for paraphilic personality disorder: Division, diagnosis, and treatment. In Martin C. Calder (Ed.) (1999). Working with young people who sexually abuse. Dorset, England: Russell House Publishing.
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Treatment and rehabilitation of sex offenders. Treating Abuse Today, 3 (2), 5-12, 1993.
Standardizing the classification of sex offenders: A 10-factor continua and treatment program. Treating Abuse Today, 2 (6), 17-21, 1933.
Machovec, F.J. and Wieckowski, E. (1992). The 10-FC: Ten-factor continua for the classification and treatment of male and female sex offenders. Medical Psychotherapy, 5, 53-64.
Buddhism, Tao, and Zen: Mystic triad. Lulu.com
Tibetan Book of the Dead. Lulu.com
Pocket Buddha, Lulu.com
Pocket I Ching. Lulu.com
Pocket Zen. Lulu.com
The Book of Tao. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
I Ching. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Om, a manual of meditation. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press.
Yoga: Guide to tranquility. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Humor in therapy. Psychotherapy in Private Practice, 9 (1), 25-33, 1991.
Humor: Theories, history, applications (2012, 1988). Bloomington IN: iUniverse..
Humor: What’s funny? www.lulu.com, 2008.
Public hypnosis and the public conscience. Psychotherapy in Private Practice, 4 (3), 51-56, 1986.
Computers in psychology: The good, the bad, and the ugly. Psychotherapy in Private Practice, 4, (2), 45-49, 1986.
Ethical dilemmas in mental health services. Journal of Ethical Studies, 4, 2, 2-6, 1994.
So you think ou’re crazy: A book of reassurance. Seattle WA: Coffeetown Press, 2013
All alone: Coping with loneliness. CreateSpace, 2012.
Becoming street smart. Far Hills NJ: New Horizon Press, 1994.
We’re street smart and Hitting and hurting. Children’s readers from The Aware Bears series. Dobbs Ferry NY: Oceana Educational Communications.
GENERAL INTEREST BOOKS
Exploring inner space: The journey of self discovery. Lulu.com
Divine spark: The case for spiritual intelligence. Lulu.com
Awareness and sensitivity. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Body talk: Nonverbal behavior. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Games we all play and shouldn’t. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
A marriage primer. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Nostradamus: His prophecies yet to come. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Freud: His message and his method. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Exorcism: The manual. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
Making wines at home. White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Press
PRESENTATIONS (partial listing)
Coping in court Kent State University Continuing Education; Seattle Area Family Psychology; American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT); Virginia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy; Virginia Psychological Society; RappahannockRapidan VA Community Services
Cults and personality
American Board of Medical Psychotherapy (ABMP); Society of Police and Criminal Psychologists; Virginia Tech University HAS-III Institute; Virginia Commonwealth University School Counselors Institute; Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute; Western Tidewater Community College; Dejarnette Children’s Treatment Center VA
Improving interpersonal communications Health Protection Branch (Halifax to Vancouver, Canada); University of Lethbridge
(Canada); Virginia Employee Relations Directors; Potomac Paper Inc.
Exploring inner space: The voyage of self-discovery
Stetson Institute for Lifelong Learning; Jefferson Institute for Lifelong Learning (University of Virginia); Levi Strauss Inc; University of Manitoba Continuing Education; Elim Christian Center (Canada); Workforce Development, Rappahannock Community College VA; Danville VA Ministerial Association
The wisdom of Asia
Stetson Institute for Lifelong Learning; Jefferson Institute for Lifelong Learning, Charlottesville VA
Humor and you
Stetson Institute for Lifelong Learning; National Health and Humor Conference; Mary Baldwin College; Southern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Danville VA
Coping with problem people
International Marketing Association; Virginia Reimbursement Officers; American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers (ASLET) national conference
GTE Telephone; Southern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Danville VA
Lead and manage: Four cornerstones
Chesapeake Paper Products; Virginia Department of Corrections, Richmond VA; created and conducted leadership training course for U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, 5th district, Richmond VA
Nursing Alumni, Danville Memorial Hospital VA; Workforce Development, Rappahannock Community College, Glenns VA
Appreciating differences: Beyond cultural diversity
Virginia Commonwealth University School Counselors Institute, Richmond VA
Coping with change
People’s Community Bank, Montross VA
Preventing workplace violence
Workforce Development, Rappahannock Community College VA; Gloucester High School faculty and staff, Gloucester VA
Talkdown: Coping skills for non-therapists
American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers (ASLET) national conference; Virginia Department of Corrections; Danville, Virginia Rescue Squad
Virginia Department of Mental Health, Richmond VA
Stetson Institute for Lifelong Learning