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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 202 new and published books in the subject of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Frances Tustin Today

    Edited by Judith L. Mitrani, Theodore Mitrani

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Frances Tustin Today explores some of the ways and means by which Tustin’s work has enabled psychoanalytic clinicians to enter into the elemental domain of sensation: what Bion called the ‘proto-mental’ area of the psyche-soma. Through detailed clinical contributions of several of her exponents...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Shadow of the Second Mother

    Nurses and nannies in theories of infant development

    By Prophecy Coles

    The Shadow of the "Second Mother" explores why has there been such little interest, in psychology, social history and biography, in the important contribution that ‘second mothers’, such as wet nurses and nannies, have had upon the emotional life of the children they have nursed. For the last...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Lacan on Madness

    Madness, yes you can't

    Edited by Patricia Gherovici, Manya Steinkoler

    This new collection of essays by distinguished international scholars and clinicians will revolutionize your understanding of madness. Essential for those on both sides of the couch eager to make sense of the plethora of theories about madness available today, Lacan on Madness: Madness, Yes You Can...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Torments of the Soul

    Psychoanalytic transformations in dreaming and narration

    By Antonino Ferro

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    In Torments of the Soul, Antonino Ferro revisits and expands on a theme that has long been at the heart of his work: the study of dreams during sleep and in the waking state, and the psychoanalytic narrative. Following Bion, he focuses on the importance of what he sees as the task of contemporary...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 18th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Resonance and Reciprocity

    Selected Papers by Dennis Brown

    Edited by Jason Maratos

    This collection of papers, published between 1976 and 2003, traces the innovative connections which the eminent group analyst Dennis Brown made between medicine and psychoanalysis. They reveal his important insights into how the principles of group analysis can improve our understanding of...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Creativity and Psychotic States in Exceptional People

    The work of Murray Jackson

    By Murray Jackson

    Edited by Jeanne Magagna

    Series: The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series

    Creativity and Psychotic States in Exceptional People tells the story of the lives of four exceptionally gifted individuals: Vincent van Gogh, Vaslav Nijinsky, José Saramago and John Nash. Previously unpublished chapters by Murray Jackson are set in a contextual framework by Jeanne Magagna,...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Psychoanalysis and the Artistic Endeavor

    Conversations with literary and visual artists

    By Lois Oppenheim

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Psychoanalysis and the Artistic Endeavor offers an intriguing window onto the creative thinking of several well-known and highly creative individuals. Internationally renowned writers, painters, choreographers, and others converse with the author about their work and how it has been informed by...

    Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Reflections on Self Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Samuel Kaplan

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1983 Reflections on Self Psychology records the development of a powerful initiative to alter psychoanalytic theory and practice, and an evaluative questioning of this initiative. It presents a dialogue that developed at the Boston Symposium of 1980 between vigorous...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Creative Analysis

    Art, creativity and clinical process

    By George Hagman

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Creative Analysis: Art, Creativity and Clinical Process explores the dynamics of creativity in psychoanalytic treatment. It argues that the creative process of the analytic interaction is characterized by specific forms of feeling, thinking and most importantly, relating that result in the...

    Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge