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New and Published Books

  1. Psychoanalysis in an Age of Accelerating Cultural Change

    Spiritual Globalization

    By Neil Altman

    Psychoanalysis in an Age of Accelerating Cultural Change: Spiritual Globalization addresses the current status of mental health work in the public and private sectors. The careful, thorough, approach to the individual person characteristic of psychoanalysis is mostly the province of an affluent...

    Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Micro-trauma

    A Psychoanalytic Understanding of Cumulative Psychic Injury

    By Margaret Crastnopol

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Micro-trauma: A psychoanalytic understanding of cumulative psychic injury explores the "micro-traumatic" or small, subtle psychic hurts that build up to undermine a person’s sense of self-worth, skewing his or her character and compromising his or her relatedness to others. These injuries amount to...

    Published January 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Who Is the Dreamer, Who Dreams the Dream?

    A Study of Psychic Presences

    By James S. Grotstein

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    In Who Is the Dreamer Who Dreams the Dream? A Study of Psychic Presences, James Grotstein integrates some of his most important work of recent years in addressing fundamental questions of human psychology and spirituality. He explores two quintessential and interrelated psychoanalytic problems: the...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Healer's Bent

    Solitude and Dialogue in the Clinical Encounter

    By James McLaughlin

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Over the course of a 50-year career, James T. McLaughlin has sought to open the playing field of psychoanalytic exploration by treating unconscious processes as the very material from which we fashion meaningful lives. His unique, iconoclastic perspective, which challenged the conventions of his...

    Published December 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Selving

    A Relational Theory of Self Organization

    By Irene Fast

    In Selving: A Relational Theory of Self Organization, Irene Fast invokes the basic distinction between the self as "me" and the self as "I" in order to develop a contemporary theory of the self as subject. In a return to Freud's clinical finding that all psychological processes are personally...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Minding Spirituality

    By Randall Lehmann Sorenson

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    In Minding Spirituality, Randall Sorenson, a clinical psychoanalyst, "invites us to take an interest in our patients' spirituality that is respectful but not diffident, curious but not reductionistic, welcoming but not indoctrinating." Out of this invitation emerges a fascinating and broadening...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Passions, Persons, Psychotherapy, Politics

    The selected works of Andrew Samuels

    By Andrew Samuels

    Series: World Library of Mental Health

    Andrew Samuels is one of the best known figures internationally in the fields of psychotherapy, Jungian analysis, relational psychoanalysis and counselling, and in academic studies in those areas. His work is a blend of the provocative and original together with the reliable and scholarly. His many...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Marital Tensions (Psychology Revivals)

    Clinical Studies Towards a Psychological Theory of Interaction

    By Henry V. Dicks

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1967, this book gathers together the various aspects of Dr Dick’s theoretical and clinical approach to marriage difficulties into a coherent system for the benefit of professional workers and students who were concerned with family and community psychiatry and case work at...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Search for a Relational Home

    An intersubjective view of therapeutic action

    By Chris Jaenicke

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    In The Search for a Relational Home, Chris Jaenicke gives the reader an inside view of what actually happens in psychotherapy and how change occurs. He describes how both participants – the patient and the therapist – feel, and how they affect each other. The reader is encouraged to vicariously...

    Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Interpersonal Tradition

    The origins of psychoanalytic subjectivity

    By Irwin Hirsch

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    In The Interpersonal Tradition: The Origins of Psychoanalytic Subjectivity, Irwin Hirsch offers an overview of psychoanalytic history and in particular the evolution of Interpersonal thinking, which has become central to much contemporary psychoanalytic theory and practice. This book of Hirsch’s...

    Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge