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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 13 new and published books in the subject of Body Psychotherapy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Psychic Threats and Somatic Shelters

    Attuning to the body in contemporary psychoanalytic dialogue

    By Nitza Yarom

    There is increasing recognition within psychoanalysis and related therapies that awareness of the body is important in understanding and treating patients. Psychic Threats and Somatic Shelters explores the ways in which adults and children become acquainted with the range of physical issues that...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Bodies In Treatment

    The Unspoken Dimension

    Edited by Frances Sommer Anderson

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Bodies in Treatment is a challenging volume that brings into conceptual focus an "unspoken dimension" of clinical work - the body and nonverbal communication - that has long occupied the shadowy realm of tacit knowledge. By bringing visceral, sensory, and imagistic modes of emotional processing to...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Minding the Body

    The body in psychoanalysis and beyond

    By Alessandra Lemma

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Minding the Body: The Body in Psychoanalysis and Beyond outlines the value of a psychoanalytic approach to understanding the body and its vicissitudes and for addressing these in the context of psychoanalytic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. The chapters cover a broad but esoteric range of...

    Published August 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Embodied Analyst

    From Freud and Reich to relationality

    By Jon Sletvold

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    The Embodied Analyst brings together the history of embodied analysis found in the work of Freud and Reich and contemporary relational analysis, particularly as influenced by infant research. By integrating the ‘old’ embodied and the ‘new’ relational traditions, the book contributes to a new...

    Published January 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Progressive Counting Within a Phase Model of Trauma-Informed Treatment

    By Ricky Greenwald

    Clinicians recognize trauma and loss as a prominent source of clients' problems. Progressive counting is a significant advance in trauma treatment because it is about as efficient, effective, and well-tolerated as EMDR while being far simpler for therapists to master and do well. PC's value has...

    Published May 13th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The First Year and the Rest of Your Life

    Movement, Development, and Psychotherapeutic Change

    By Ruella Frank, Frances La Barre

    The movement repertoire that develops in the first year of life is a language in itself and conveys desires, intentions, and emotions. This early life in motion serves as the roots of ongoing nonverbal interaction and later verbal expression – in short, this language remains a key element in...

    Published September 15th 2010 by Routledge

  7. When the Past Is Always Present

    Emotional Traumatization, Causes, and Cures

    By Ronald A. Ruden

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    When the Past Is Always Present: Emotional Traumatization, Causes, and Cures introduces several new ideas about trauma and trauma treatment. The first of these is that another way to treat disorders arising from the mind/brain may be to use the senses. This idea, which is at the core of...

    Published August 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  8. Contemporary Body Psychotherapy

    The Chiron Approach

    Edited by Linda Hartley

    Contemporary Body Psychotherapy: The Chiron Approach looks at the ground-breaking work of the London based Chiron Centre for Body Psychotherapy, a training centre recognised worldwide by professionals in the field. The book brings together Chiron trainers and therapists, describing how their...

    Published August 13th 2008 by Routledge

  9. About a Body

    Working with the Embodied Mind in Psychotherapy

    Edited by Jenny Corrigall, Helen Payne, Heward Wilkinson

    How does our body reveal us to ourselves? The body can inform the work we do in mental health. This unique collection invites the reader to consider the way we think about the embodied mind, and how it can inform both our lives and our work in psychotherapy and counselling. The body is viewed as...

    Published August 24th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Dance Movement Therapy

    Theory, Research and Practice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Helen Payne

    What can dance movement contribute to psychotherapy? This thoroughly updated edition of Dance Movement Therapy echoes the increased world-wide interest in dance movement therapy and makes a strong contribution to the emerging awareness of the nature of embodiment in psychotherapy. Recent research...

    Published May 25th 2006 by Routledge