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New and Published Books

  1. 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

  2. Real People, Real Problems, Real Solutions

    The Kleinian Psychoanalytic Approach with Difficult Patients

    By Robert Waska

    Real People, Real Problems, Real Solutions offers a clear introduction to psychoanalytic practice from a Kleinian perspective and shows how the modern Kleinian works with the most taxing and least conforming of their patients.Illustrated by extensive case material this book:*reviews Freud's...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Projective Identification in the Clinical Setting

    A Kleinian Interpretation

    By Robert Waska

    How do Kleinians work with projective identification?The concept of projective identification, first introduced by Melanie Klein in 1946, has been widely studied by psychoanalysts of different persuasions. However, these explorations have neglected to show what Kleinians actually do with the...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Inquiries in Psychoanalysis: Collected papers of Edna O'Shaughnessy

    By Edna O'Shaughnessy

    Edited by Richard Rusbridger

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    The papers of Edna O’Shaughnessy are among the finest to be found in psychoanalytic writing. Her work is unified not so much by its subject matter, which is diverse, but by her underlying preoccupations, including the nature of psychic reality and subjectivity, and the psychic limits of...

    Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Melanie Klein and Marcelle Spira: Their Correspondence and Context

    By Jean-Michel Quinodoz

    Melanie Klein and Marcelle Spira: Their Correspondence and Context includes 45 letters Melanie Klein wrote to the Swiss psychoanalyst Marcelle Spira between 1955 and 1960, as well as six rough drafts from Spira. They were discovered in Spira’s library after her death in 2006. As only a few of the...

    Published August 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Imaginary Existences

    A psychoanalytic exploration of phantasy, fiction, dreams and daydreams

    By Ignes Sodre

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Imaginary Existences: A psychoanalytic exploration of phantasy, fiction, dreams and daydreams interweaves scholarly psychoanalytic knowledge and extensive clinical experience with insights derived from close readings of great literature in a uniquely imaginative and creative manner,...

    Published July 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. A Practical Casebook of Time-Limited Psychoanalytic Work

    A Modern Kleinian approach

    By Robert Waska

    Modern Kleinian Therapy is a model of effective psychoanalytic work that offers relief to deep internal conflicts by establishing and maintaining analytic contact, and beginning to unravel, modify, and heal turbulent and torn minds. This book defines Modern Kleinian Therapy as a modality for...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  8. The New Dictionary of Kleinian Thought

    By Elizabeth Bott Spillius, Jane Milton, Penelope Garvey, Cyril Couve, Deborah Steiner

    The New Dictionary of Kleinian Thought provides a comprehensive and wholly accessible exposition of Kleinian ideas. Offering a thorough update of R.D. Hinshelwood’s highly acclaimed original, this book draws on the many developments in the field of Kleinian theory and practice since its publication...

    Published March 8th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

    By Hanna Segal

    Edited by Nicola Abel-Hirsch

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    What is the role of psychoanalysis in today's world? Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow presents a selection of papers written by Hanna Segal. The collection introduces the reader to a wide spectrum of insights into psychoanalysis, ranging from current thoughts on the nature of dreaming to new ideas...

    Published July 11th 2007 by Routledge

  10. The Concept of Analytic Contact

    The Kleinian Approach to Reaching the Hard to Reach Patient

    By Robert Waska

    The Concept of Analytic Contact presents practitioners with new ways to assist the often severely disturbed patients that come to see them in both private and institutional settings. In this book Robert Waska outlines the use of psychoanalysis as a method of engagement that can be utilised with or...

    Published July 11th 2007 by Routledge