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New and Published Books

  1. Patterns of Attachment

    A Psychological Study of the Strange Situation

    By Mary D. Salter Ainsworth, Mary C. Blehar, Everett Waters, Sally N. Wall

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    Ethological attachment theory is a landmark of 20th century social and behavioral sciences theory and research. This new paradigm for understanding primary relationships across the lifespan evolved from John Bowlby’s critique of psychoanalytic drive theory and his own clinical observations,...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Jacques Lacan and the Logic of Structure

    Topology and language in psychoanalysis

    By Ellie Ragland

    Lacan postulated that the psyche can be understood by means of certain structures, which control our lives and our desires, and which operate differently at different logical moments or stages of formation. Jacques Lacan and the Logic of Structure offers us a reading of the major concepts of Lacan...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Presence of the Absent

    Therapy with Families and their Ghosts

    By Carlos E. Sluzki

    Where live our most cherished (or painful) memories? Where do our beloved (or dreaded) exist when departed? In the gray zone between our self and our world, they can exist as internal reminiscences for some and striking images for others; individually or collectively perceived and interacted;...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. When the Past Is Always Present

    Emotional Traumatization, Causes, and Cures

    By Ronald A. Ruden

    When the Past Is Always Present: Emotional Traumatization, Causes, and Cures introduces several new ideas about trauma and trauma treatment. The first of these is that another way to treat disorders arising from the mind/brain may be to use the senses. This idea, which is at the core of...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Materials & Media in Art Therapy

    Critical Understandings of Diverse Artistic Vocabularies

    Edited by Catherine Hyland Moon

    This book focuses on the sensory-based, tangible vocabulary of materials and media and its relevance to art therapy. Contributing authors discuss how art therapists have transgressed conventional material boundaries and expanded both thinking and practice in the field. The chapters discuss...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Terminating Psychotherapy

    A Clinician's Guide

    Edited by William T. O'Donohue, Michael Cucciare

    The topic of terminating therapy is not one that clinicians normally consider. However, the session limits placed on clinicians by managed care require that the end of therapy be built into the treatment plan from the onset. With a focus on the termination of psychotherapy, A Clinician’s...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Dissociation and the Dissociative Disorders

    DSM-V and Beyond

    Edited by Paul F. Dell, John A. O'Neil

    Winner of ISSTD's 2009 Pierre Janet Writing Award for the best publication on dissociation in 2009! Dissociation and the Dissociative Disorders is a book that has no real predecessor in the dissociative disorders field. It reports the most recent scientific findings and conceptualizations about...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Hypnotherapeutic Techniques

    Second Edition

    By Arreed Barabasz, John G. Watkins

    Two premier hypnotherapists collaborate on a new edition of this award-winning text, a collection of techniques and information about hypnosis that no serious student or practitioner should be without. A thorough and practical handbook of various hypnotherapeutic measures, it contains illustrative...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Handbook of Forgiveness

    Edited by Everett L. Worthington, Jr.

    There is a need in both public and professional sectors for a deeper, and more complete understanding of forgiveness, as we are - in the author's own words - "on the threshold of an age of forgiveness and reconciliation." And yet despite continued interest and development in the field, researchers,...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Sex in Psychotherapy

    Sexuality, Passion, Love, and Desire in the Therapeutic Encounter

    By Lawrence E. Hedges

    Sex in Psychotherapy takes a psychodynamic approach to understanding recent technological and theoretical shifts in the field of psychotherapy. Lawrence Hedges provides an expert overview and analysis of a wide variety of new perspectives on sex, sexuality, gender, and identity; new theories about...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge