Turtle Back Craniosacral Education
 with Margery Chessare, LMT, BCST, RCST    PLLC

Welcome to the Turtle Back Bookstore

Required for Foundation Training

 Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy and Osteopathy in the Cranial Field

Other Craniosacral Work

Pediatric Craniosacral Therapy

Embryology/ Fetal Development

  • Netter’s Atlas of Human Embryology

  • From Conception to Birth: A Life Unfolds by Alexander Tsiaras & Barry Werth

  • Embryology: Early Development from a Phenomenological Point of View by Guus van der Bie, M.D. (click link for free download of complete illustrated text)

  • Langman's Medical Embryology by Thomas W. Sadler PhD 

  • Larsen's Human Embryology by Gary C. Schoenwolf PhD et al

  • Color Atlas of Embryology by Ulrich Drews 

  • The Ontogenetic Basis of Human Anatomy: A Biodynamic Approach to Development from Conception to Birth by Erich Blechschmidt, edited and translated by Brian Freeman

  • A Brain is Born: Exploring the Birth and Development of the Central Nervous System by John Upledger, DO, OMM

  • Anatomy of the Newborn: An Atlas by Edmund S. Crelin (out of print; available used only)

Trauma Healing/ Neuroscience


  • Atlas of Human Anatomy by Frank H. Netter, MD

  • THIEME Atlas of Human Anatomy

  • THIEME General Anatomy and Musculoskeletal System

  • THIEME Head and Neuroanatomy

  • Trail Guide to the Body by Andrew Biel

  • Anatomy Trains by Thomas W. Myers

  • Wolf-Heidegger Color Atlas of Human Anatomy edited by Dr. Petra Kopf-Maier

  • Clinical Neuroanatomy Made Ridiculously Simple by Stephen Goldberg, MD

Miscellaneous and Poetry