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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 104 new and published books in the subject of Relational/Interpersonal Psychoanalysis — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Legacy of Sandor Ferenczi

    From ghost to ancestor

    Edited by Adrienne Harris, Steven Kuchuck

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    The Legacy of Sándor Ferenczi, first published in 1993 & edited by Lewis Aron & Adrienne Harris, was one of the first books to examine Ferenczi’s invaluable contributions to psychoanalysis and his continuing influence on contemporary clinicians and scholars. Building on that pioneering...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Somatic Experience in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

    In the expressive language of the living

    By William F Cornell

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    The body, of both the patient and the analyst, is increasingly a focus of attention in contemporary psychoanalytic theory and practice, especially from a relational perspective. There is a renewed regard for the understanding of embodied experience and sexuality as essential to human vitality....

    Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Relational Psychotherapy

    A Primer, 2nd Edition

    By Patricia A. DeYoung

    The new edition of Relational Psychotherapy offers a theory that’s immediately applicable to everyday practice, from opening sessions through intensive engagement to termination. In clear, engaging prose, the new edition makes explicit the ethical framework implied in the first edition, addresses...

    Published April 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Integration

    An evolving synergy

    Edited by Jill Bresler, Karen E. Starr

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Integration traces the history of efforts to integrate psychoanalysis with other psychotherapeutic modalities, beginning with the early analysts, including Ferenczi and Rank, and continuing on to the present day. It explores the potential for integration...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 16th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 December 1st 2014 by Routledge