Oral Storytelling

and its transformative power

You may tell a tale that takes up residence in someone's soul, becomes their blood and self and purpose. That tale will move them and drive them and who knows what they might do because of it, because of your words. That is your role, your gift.

Erin Morgenstern, The Night Circus

Deeper Connection

 

References

Billington, K. (2016). Therapeutic Storytelling. Sydney Centre for Creative Change.

Crawford, R., Brown, B. & Crawford, P. (2004). Storytelling in Therapy. Cheltenham, U.K. Nelson Thornes Ltd.

Honos-Webb, L., Sunwolf, & Shapiro, J. (2001). Towards the re-enchantment of psychotherapy: The container model of storying in treatment. Humanistic Psychologist, 29, 70-97.

Parkinson, R. (2009). Transforming Tales: how stories can change people. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Honos-Webb, L., Sunwolf, & Shapiro, J. (2001). Towards the re-enchantment of psychotherapy: the container model of storying in treatment. Humanistic Psychologist, 29, 70-97. 

 

Gallery

WSD 2019
WSD 2019

Introduction and Welcome

WSD 2019 AoC
WSD 2019 AoC

Acknowledgement of Country with Tamia Manmurulu. Photo: www.anthonycheung.photography

WSD 2019 AoC
WSD 2019 AoC

Acknowledgment of Country with Tamia Manmurulu. Photo: www.anthonycheung.photography

WSD 2019
WSD 2019

World Storytelling Day 2019 Adult session: "Journey through the Tirolean myths". Photo: www.anthonycheung.photography

WSD 2019
WSD 2019

World Storytelling Day Adult session performance, "Journey through the Tirolean myths". Photo: www.anthonycheung.photography

WSD 2019
WSD 2019

Performing Austrian myth "Frau Hitt" Photo: www.anthonycheung.photography

WSD 2019
WSD 2019

World Storytelling Day Library at the Docks

3yo Kinder incursion 2018
3yo Kinder incursion 2018

Sharing Austrian culture

SYD Story Conf 2018
SYD Story Conf 2018

Practicing story performance