Mary Smail Psychotherapist SW2




Dramatherapy with Myth and Fairytale – the Golden Stories of Sesame

Jenny Pearson, Mary Smail and Pat Watts, Jessica Kingsley Pubs                                                              2013


Moving through a block in psychotherapy                                                                                             1996

Discovering the Self through Drama and Movement – The Sesame Approach,  Jessica Kingsley Press

Sharing the Space Inside - One to one work with people with Learning Difficulties                                                     

Discovering the Self through Drama and Movement – The Sesame Approach, Jessica Kingsley Press            1996

Open Sesame and the soul cave, Routledge International Handbook for Dramatherapy                            2016

Maps for Soul Making - Story Enactment in Psychotherapy, Transformation in Troubled Times,                                Transpersonal Press                                                                                                                              2018   




The Story Chalice, Sesame Institute Journal, Sesame Institute Journal                                                           October 2004

Soul, Sesame Institute Journal, Sesame Institute Journal                                                                                October 2002

Conditions of a Soul Pedagogy, Sesame Institute Journal,                                                                            November 2010

Downloading Soul, Teaching paper                                                                                                                      April 2014

Something about Soul and Dying,      Wales                                                                                                    October 2016

The Imaginary and Untold Stories in Psychotherapy, Psychotherapy Excellence Video series                         February 2017

Something About Soul. The Guild of Pastoral Psychology, London, UK                                                           November 2017




Ireland, Ongoing trainings in the Sesame Approach to Drama & Movement therapy                                                                                                                                       2001 to 2016

Sweden The Myth of Er, European Psychosynthesis Conference,                                                                               2009

Sydney, AU, Soul Play and the Sesame Approach, Psychotherapy Network Int Conf,                                                  2011

Korea, Soul Play, Korean Dance Movement Therapy Association                                                                               2015

Germany, Stories and Soul, Institut für Theatertherapie                                                                                          2016

Greece, Play, Perform, Learn, Grow. Anatolia College, Thessaloniki                                                                        2018