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  1. The Practice of Psychotherapy (Psychology Revivals)

    506 Questions and Answers

    By Lewis R. Wolberg

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Freud once humorously remarked that "Anyone who wants to make a living from the treatment of nervous patients must clearly be able to do something to help them". It is amazing how frequently this simple precept is ignored and, when a patient does not get well, how often the failure is attributed to...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Feminism, Psychoanalysis, and Maternal Subjectivity

    By Alison Stone

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    In this book, Alison Stone develops a feminist approach to maternal subjectivity. Stone argues that in the West the self has often been understood in opposition to the maternal body, so that one must separate oneself from the mother and maternal care-givers on whom one depended in childhood to...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Carl Jung and Maximus the Confessor on Psychic Development

    The dynamics between the ‘psychological’ and the ‘spiritual’

    By G. C. Tympas

    In what ways does psychological development differ from spiritual development and psychological experience from spiritual experience? Bringing together two disparate theories under a trans-disciplinary framework, G. C. Tympas presents a comparison of Carl Jung’s theory of psychic development and...

    Published March 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Psychopathology at School

    Theorizing mental disorders in education

    By Valerie Harwood, Julie Allan

    Series: Theorizing Education

    Psychopathology at School provides a timely response to concerns about the rising numbers of children whose behaviour is recognised and understood as a medicalised condition, rather than simply as poor behaviour caused by other factors. It is the first scholarly analysis of psychopathology which...

    Published March 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Social Justice in Clinical Practice

    A Liberation Health Framework for Social Work

    Edited by Dawn Belkin Martinez, Ann Fleck-Henderson

    Social work theory and ethics places social justice at its core and recognises that many clients from oppressed and marginalized communities frequently suffer greater forms and degrees of physical and mental illness. However, social justice work has all too often been conceptualized as a macro...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Sex Offenders: Punish, Help, Change or Control?

    Theory, Policy and Practice Explored

    Edited by Jo Brayford, Francis Cowe, John Deering

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Sex offending, and in particular child sex offending, is a complex area for policy makers, theorists and practitioners. A focus on punishment has reinforced sex offending as a problem that is essentially ‘other’ to society and discourages engagement with the real scale and scope of sexual offending...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. A Relational Psychoanalytic Approach to Couples Psychotherapy

    By Philip A. Ringstrom

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    A Relational Psychoanalytic Approach to Couples Psychotherapy presents an original model of couples treatment integrating ideas from a host of authors in relational psychoanalysis. It also includes other psychoanalytic traditions as well as ideas from other social sciences. This book addresses a...

    Published March 11th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Positive Couple Therapy

    Using We-Stories to Enhance Resilience

    By Jefferson A. Singer, Karen Skerrett

    Positive Couple Therapy: Using We-Stories to Enhance Resilience is a significant step forward in the couple literature. Utilizing a strengths-based approach, it teaches therapists and couples a unique method for uncovering positive potential within a relationship. The authors demonstrate how “We...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Minding the Self

    Jungian meditations on contemporary spirituality

    By Murray Stein

    Many people have an aptitude for religious experience and spirituality but don't know how to develop this or take it further. Modern societies offer little assistance, and traditional religions are overly preoccupied with their own organizational survival. Minding the Self: Jungian meditations on...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Alchemy and Psychotherapy

    Post-Jungian Perspectives

    Edited by Dale Mathers

    Alchemical symbols are part of popular culture, most recently popularised in the Harry Potter books. Alchemy intrigued Carl Jung, the founder of analytical psychology. It inspired him as he wrote ‘the Red Book’ - the journal of his voyage of internal discovery. He devoted much of his life to it,...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge