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  1. Minding the Body

    The body in psychoanalysis and beyond

    By Alessandra Lemma

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Minding the Body: The Body in Psychoanalysis and Beyond outlines the value of a psychoanalytic approach to understanding the body and its vicissitudes and for addressing these in the context of psychoanalytic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. The chapters cover a broad but esoteric range of...

    Published August 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Psychoanalysis in the Technoculture Era

    Edited by Alessandra Lemma, Luigi Caparrotta

    Series: New Library of Psychoanalysis 'Beyond the Couch' series

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! By now the internet and other forms of virtual communication have been in place for at least twenty years. However, surprisingly little has been written about the use of new technologies in the psychoanalytical...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Off the Couch

    Contemporary Psychoanalytic Applications

    Edited by Alessandra Lemma, Matthew Patrick

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! The contemporary relevance of psychoanalysis is being increasingly questioned; Off the Couch challenges this view, demonstrating that psychoanalytic thinking and its applications are both innovative and relevant, in...

    Published March 4th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Under the Skin

    A Psychoanalytic Study of Body Modification

    By Alessandra Lemma

    Series: New Library of Psychoanalysis 'Beyond the Couch' series

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! Under the Skin considers the motivation behind why people pierce, tattoo, cosmetically enhance, or otherwise modify their body, from a psychoanalytic perspective. It discusses how the therapist can understand and help...

    Published February 16th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Relating to Self-Harm and Suicide

    Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Practice, Theory and Prevention

    Edited by Stephen Briggs, Alessandra Lemma, William Crouch

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! Relating to Self-Harm and Suicide presents original studies and research from contemporary psychoanalysts, therapists and academics focusing on the psychoanalytic understanding of suicide and self-harm, and how this can...

    Published April 6th 2008 by Routledge

  6. The Perversion of Loss

    Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Trauma

    By Susan Levy, Alessandra Lemma

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! The Perversion of Loss is an edited collection of psychoanalytic papers written by clinicians in the field of trauma. The text offers a psychoanalytic perspective on trauma and its effects on psychic functioning. In...

    Published June 27th 2004 by Routledge