The Manitoba Satir Institute recommends the following books, which are
related to the teaching and practice of the Satir model of human systems:
Books authored or co-authored by Satir:
Satir, V. (1964, 1967, 1983). Conjoint Family Therapy. Palo Alto, CA: Science and Behavior Books.
Satir, V. (1972). Peoplemaking. Palo Alto, CA: Science and Behavior Books.
Satir, V. (1975). Self-esteem. Millbrae, CA: Celestial Arts.
Satir, V. (1976). Making Contact. Millbrae, CA: Celestial Arts.
Satir, V (1978). Your Many Faces. Millbrae. CA: Celestial Arts.
Satir, V. (1988). The New Peoplemaking. Mountain View, CA: Science and Behavior Books.
Satir, V, & Baldwin, M. (1983). Satir Step by Step. Palo Alto, CA: Science and Behavior Books.
Satir, V., Bamnen, J., Gerber, J., & Gomori, M. (1991). The Satir Model: Family Therapy and Beyond. Palo Alto, CA: Science and Behavior Books.
Schwab, J., Baldwin M., Gerber, J., Gomori, M., & Satir, V. (1989). The Satir Approach to Communication: A Workshop Manual. Palo Alto, CA: Science and Behavior Books.
Books Authored by Others
Gomori, Maria (2014). Passion for Freedom, Maria's Story.
The Haven Institute Press
Gomori, Maria (2009). Personal Alchemy.
Available for purchase from the Haven and The Satir Institute of Manitoba.
For more information
Gomori, Maria (2002). Passion for Freedom, Maria's Story.
Science and Behavior Books
For more information and order form
Kramer, S. Z. (1995). Transforming the Inner and Outer Family.
Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press.
Nerin, W. (1995). Family Reconstruction: Long Day's Journey
into Light. New York: W.W.Norton.
Nerin, W. (1995). You Can't Grow Up Until You Go Home
Again. Gig Harbor, WA: Magic Mountain.
Wegscheider-Cruse, S. (1994). Family Reconstruction.
Palo Alto, CA: Science and Behavior Books.
Tougas, Janine (2006). Yes, Santa Claus... There is a Virginia; based on the Teachings of Virginia Satir. Winnipeg, Manitoba: Noel Productions.
For more information and order form
available to order from
The Haven Institue Press,
240 Davis Road
Gabriola Island, BC
V0R 1X1 Canada
Science and Behavior Books,
fax: (650) 324-1224
Avanta, the Virginia Satir Network
P.O. Box 66958
Burien, WA, USA, 98166
Phone (Toll free):1-888-4AVANTA
Fax: (206) 241-7527
A Family Reconstruction Based on Virginia
by Maria Gomori, PhD., M.S.W., Dip.C..
Filmed in Taiwan, where Maria teaches Family
Reconstruction, this video offers the opportunity to discover the
universals of family systems in the context of the Chinese
cultural setting with simultaneous
translation in English and Chinese). Available
in VHS or VCD - 5 tapes or CD's.
Part I - Sculpting family of
Part II - Learning from the family of origin
Part III - Presenting and sculpting resource of the star
Part IV - Transform and integration
Part V - De-role and discussion
Price: $245.00 USD (includes
Send check or money order (in USD) to:
Shiuh-Li Liuh Memorial
8F-2, No. 245, Sec.3 Roosevelt Road
Phone: 886-2-23635939; 23639425
or in North America,
Miss Shu Huei Han,
4800 17th Street
San Francisco, California USA
The Teaching of Family Reconstruction
NOW ON-SALE FOR $195.00 USD
LIMITED TIME OFFER
An AVANTA Production by Maria Gomori and John Banmen
At the core of family reconstruction is a desire to make profound changes
in the present that have roots in the past. These videotapes provide a
classic family reconstruction and teach the process. The tapes can be used
for making specific learning modules based on a particular interest or
focus. Each tape is 90 to 120 minutes in length and includes a guide book.
Price: $295.00 USD
Video Tape set of 4 with guide books
To order: Fax: (206) 241-7527
Books and DVD's of Virginia's work are available from the Virginia Satir Global Network