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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 94 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. Body-States:Interpersonal and Relational Perspectives on the Treatment of Eating Disorders

    Edited by Jean Petrucelli

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    In this edited volume, Jean Petrucelli brings together the work of talented clinicians and researchers steeped in working with eating disordered patients for the past 10 to 35 years. Eating disorders are about body-states and their relational meanings. The split of mindbody functioning is enacted...

    Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Psychoanalytic Participation

    Action, Interaction, and Integration

    By Kenneth A Frank

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    In Psychoanalytic Participation: Action, Interaction, and Integration, Kenneth Frank argues that the gulf between analysis and what he terms "action-oriented" or cognitive-behavioral techniques is anachronistic and has unnecessarily limited the repertoire of analytically oriented clinicians. In...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Adolescent Identities

    A Collection of Readings

    Edited by Deborah L. Browning

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Adolescent Identities draws the reader into the inner world of the adolescent to examine the process of identity formation through the various lenses of history, anthropology, sociology, psychology, and psychoanalysis. The volume reveals there is no single "normal" adolescent, nor is there a...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. What Do Mothers Want?

    Developmental Perspectives, Clinical Challenges

    Edited by Sheila F. Brown

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    What do mothers want and need from their parenting partners, their extended families, their friends, colleagues, and communities? And what can mental health professionals do to help them meet their daunting responsibilities in the contemporary world? The talented contributors to What Do Mothers...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. September 11

    Trauma and Human Bonds

    Edited by Susan Coates, Jane Rosenthal, Daniel Schechter

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Drawing on research from a variety of domains - clinical studies of trauma, developmental psychopathology, interpersonal psychobiology, epidemiology, and social policy - September 11: Trauma and Human Bonds addresses especially the fundamental relationship of human bonds to trauma and underscores...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Collapse of the Self and Its Therapeutic Restoration

    By Rochelle G. K. Kainer

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    The Collapse of the Self and Its Therapeutic Restoration is a rich and clinically detailed account of the therapeutic restoration of the self, and speaks to the healing process for analysts themselves that follows from Rochelle Kainer's sensitive integration of heretofore dissociated realms of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Sexuality, Intimacy, Power

    By Muriel Dimen

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Can contemporary psychoanalysis tell us anything about sexuality that is new and clinically meaningful? It most certainly can, answers Muriel Dimen in Sexuality, Intimacy, Power, a compelling attempt to revivify Freud's core interest, in "sexual impulses in the ordinary sense of the term."...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 August 14th 2014 by Routledge