The BAATO network seeks to reflect the many who are committed, passionate and actively engaged in addressing, the psychological needs of Black and Asian people in Britain.



Ackbar N  Breaking the chains of psychological slavery 1996. Mind Productions  
Carl Rogers  Race and culture in person-centred counselling. PCCS Books 2004  
Dr. Farhad Dalal  Race, Colour and the Processes of Racialization Routledge 2002 (Farhads book is a classic and although very dense to read it presents a very good analysis of white/black polarisation - Ruth Calland)
Fannon F  Black skins White masks 1986. Pluto Press  
Hooks B  Outlaw Culture Resisting Representations. 1994. Routledge.  
Isha McKenzie-Mavinga   Black Issues In The Theraputic Process Foreward by Colin Lago for a new book by Isha McKenzie-Mavinga soon to be published  
Isha Mckenzie-Mavinga  A Space to contemplate: Understanding black issues in counsellor training & the therapeutic process  
Janssens, Monica  Castle in the clouds: a novel that follows the progress of five patients in a psychiatric hospital, one of whom is an Asian woman who is bipolar and who also suffers from OCD  
Kakar S  Identity and childhood. 1992. Oxford University Press
Kareem A. & Littlewood R  Intercultural therapy: Themes, Interpretations and Practice. 1992. Blackwell Scientific Publications.
Lago C & Thompson J  Race culture and counselling 1996. Open University Press.  
Lively A  Masks, Race and the Imagination :1998. Random House  
Nobles W W  African Psychology: Towards it's reclamation, rescission& revitalisation. 1998. A Black family publication.  
Olive Senior   Working Miracles: Women’s Lives in the English Speaking  
Patrice Somé M  Of water and spirit, Magic and the initiation in the life of an African Shaman . 1994. Penguin USA  
Rack P  Race, Culture and Mental Disorder . 19982. Tavistok publications.  
Sewell T  Black Masculinities and Schooling: How Black boys survive modern schooling . 1997. Trentham Books Ltd.  
Sue DW, Sue D   Counselling the culturally different . 1999. Wiley: New york & toronto.  
Vannoy Adams M  The Multicultural Imagination: Race, Colour and the Unconscious : Routledge  
Wilson A N  Understanding Black Adolescent male violence: It's remediation and prevention . 1991. Afrikan World InfoSystems.  
Zhana   Success Strategies for Black People . Zhana Books  
Zhana   What They Don't Want Us to Know? How to achieve financial success and abundance, radiant health, happy relationships and peace of mind.  


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