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  1. The Shadow of the Second Mother

    Nurses and nannies in theories of infant development

    By Prophecy Coles

    The Shadow of the "Second Mother" explores why has there been such little interest, in psychology, social history and biography, in the important contribution that ‘second mothers’, such as wet nurses and nannies, have had upon the emotional life of the children they have nursed. For the last...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Lacan on Madness

    Madness, yes you can't

    Edited by Patricia Gherovici, Manya Steinkoler

    This new collection of essays by distinguished international scholars and clinicians will revolutionize your understanding of madness. Essential for those on both sides of the couch eager to make sense of the plethora of theories about madness available today, Lacan on Madness: Madness, Yes You Can...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Cut and the Building of Psychoanalysis, Volume I

    Sigmund Freud and Emma Eckstein

    By Carlo Bonomi

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    This volume presents a fresh perspective and new narrative of the origins of psychoanalysis, taking into account social, cultural and contemporary relational views. Exploring Freud’s unconscious communication and identification with his patients, Emma Eckstein in particular, the book sheds new...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Metacognitive Interpersonal Therapy for Personality Disorders

    A treatment manual

    By Giancarlo Dimaggio, Antonella Montano, Raffaele Popolo, Giampaolo Salvatore

    Patients with personality disorders need targeted treatments which are able to deal with the specific aspects of the core pathology and to tackle the challenges they present to the treatment clinicians. Such patients, however, are often difficult to engage, are prone to ruptures in the therapeutic...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Training Behaviour Therapists (Psychology Revivals)

    Methods, Evaluation and Implementation with Parents, Nurses and Teachers

    By Derek Milne

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1986, one of the major developments in behavioural psychotherapy and mental health in the previous decade had been the growing involvement of non-psychologists in behaviour therapy. This was a result of the fact that there were too few psychologists to cope with problem...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Methods and Uses of Hypnosis and Self-Hypnosis (Psychology Revivals)

    A Treatise on the Powers of the Subconscious Mind

    By Bernard Hollander

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1928, the main object of this book was to draw attention to the importance of hypnotism and its phenomena, in order to stimulate inquiry into what was at the time a ‘mysterious and unexplored subject’. The author had studied hypnotism nearly all his life and practised it for...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Torments of the Soul

    Psychoanalytic transformations in dreaming and narration

    By Antonino Ferro

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    In Torments of the Soul, Antonino Ferro revisits and expands on a theme that has long been at the heart of his work: the study of dreams during sleep and in the waking state, and the psychoanalytic narrative. Following Bion, he focuses on the importance of what he sees as the task of contemporary...

    Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Embedding Counselling and Communication Skills

    A Relational Skills Model

    By Rebecca Midwinter, Janie Dickson

    Embedding Counselling and Communication Skills provides step-by-step learning for those looking to gain theoretical and practical understanding of using counselling and communication skills within the helper role and explores how to apply these skills in the context of professional practice. Becky...

    Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Grief and Trauma in Children

    An Evidence-Based Treatment Manual

    By Alison Salloum

    Grief and Trauma in Children provides easy-to-implement, ready-to-use therapy materials to help busy practitioners use grief and trauma interventions in real-world settings. All interventions in the book have been developed and researched with clinicians who faced challenging environments,...

    Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. A Casebook of Psychotherapy Practice with Challenging Patients

    A modern Kleinian approach

    By Robert Waska

    Most contemporary psychoanalysts and psychotherapists see each patient once or twice a week at most. As many patients have reached a marked state of distress before seeking treatment, this gives the analyst a difficult task to accomplish in what is a limited amount of time. A Casebook of...

    Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge