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  1. The Therapeutic Imagination

    Using literature to deepen psychodynamic understanding and enhance empathy

    By Jeremy Holmes

    Use of the imagination is a key aspect of successful psychotherapeutic treatments. Psychotherapy helps clients get in touch with, awaken, and learn to trust their creative inner life, while therapists use their imaginations to mentalise the suffering other and to trace the unconscious stirrings...

    Published June 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Psychoanalysis of Organizations

    A psychoanalytic approach to behaviour in groups and organizations

    By Robert De Board

    Series: Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions

    One of the most pressing needs of modern society is to understand and construct organizations that are not only effective in terms of carrying out work but that also allow and encourage people to develop their full human potential. Psychoanalytic theory describes those primary processes that lie at...

    Published June 6th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Understanding and Coping with Failure: Psychoanalytic perspectives

    Edited by Brent Willock, Rebecca Coleman Curtis, Lori C. Bohm

    Failure is a theme of great importance in most clinical conditions, and in everyday life, from birth until death. Its impact can be destabilizing, even disastrous. In spite of these facts, there has been no comprehensive psychoanalytic exploration of this topic. Understanding and Coping with...

    Published May 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Erotic Revelations

    Clinical applications and perverse scenarios

    By Andrea Celenza

    Erotic Revelations: Clinical Applications and Perverse Scenarios delves into erotic desires and fantasies … above all, how our sexuality expresses our inner being and defines the ways in which we engage in the psychoanalytic situation. Andrea Celenza addresses the 'desexualization' of the...

    Published May 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Relational Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis and Counselling

    Appraisals and reappraisals

    Edited by Del Loewenthal, Andrew Samuels

    Is therapy’s relational turn only something to celebrate? It is a major worldwide trend taking place in all the therapy traditions. But up to now appreciation of these developments has not been twinned with well-informed and constructive critique. Hence practitioners and students have not been able...

    Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Wish-fulfilment in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

    The tyranny of desire

    By Tamas Pataki

    Series: Psychoanalytic Explorations

    Wish-fulfilment as a singular means of satisfying ineluctable desire is a pivotal concept in classical psychoanalysis. Freud argued that it was the thread that united dreams, daydreams, phantasy, omnipotent thinking, neurotic and some psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions, art,...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Dream Experience

    A Systematic Exploration

    By Milton Kramer

    The Dream Experience provides the mental health professional with a systematic scientific basis for understanding the dream as a psychological event. Milton Kramer’s extensive research, along with the findings of others, establishes that dreams are structured, not random, and linked...

    Published April 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Cyclical Psychodynamics and the Contextual Self

    The Inner World, the Intimate World, and the World of Culture and Society

    By Paul L. Wachtel

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Cyclical Psychodynamics and the Contextual Self articulates in new ways the essential features and most recent extensions of Paul Wachtel's powerfully integrative theory of cyclical psychodynamics. Wachtel is widely regarded as the leading advocate for integrative thinking in personality theory and...

    Published April 17th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Winnicott and ‘Good Enough’ Couple Therapy

    Reflections of a couple therapist

    By Claire Rabin

    Claire Rabin innovatively applies the Winnicottian theory of the ‘good enough mother’ to couple therapy, redirecting attention to the therapeutic relationship and the therapist’s self-awareness regardless of the methods used. Using this lens, even the therapist’s mistakes become an opportunity for...

    Published April 4th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Underworlds: Philosophies of the Unconscious from Psychoanalysis to Metaphysics

    By Jon Mills

    The first book of its kind to provide a detailed analysis of the history of the unconscious from the underworlds of Greek and Egyptian mythology to psychoanalysis and metaphysics, Jon Mills presents here a unique study of differing philosophies of the unconscious. Mills examines how three major...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge