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  1. 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 April 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Learning about Emotions in Illness

    Integrating psychotherapeutic teaching into medical education

    Edited by Peter Shoenberg, Jessica Yakeley

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    Good communication between the doctor and patient is essential for the patient to establish a trusting relationship with their doctor and to make the best use of the appropriate treatment. Traditional methods for teaching communication skills have focused on simulated clinical situations in which...

    Published March 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. On Psychoanalysis, Disillusion, and Death

    Dead certainties

    By Antonie Ladan

    For some years now, psychoanalysts have been trying to understand the implications of neuroscientific findings for psychoanalytic theory and practice. In On Psychoanalysis, Disillusion, and Death: Dead certainties Antonie Ladan looks at how findings from neuroscience and memory research can inform...

    Published February 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Moving Images

    Psychoanalytic reflections on film

    By Andrea Sabbadini

    Series: New Library of Psychoanalysis 'Beyond the Couch' series

    The experience of watching films – entertaining, moving, instructive, frightening or exciting as they may be – can be enriched by the opportunity to reflect upon them from unconventional perspectives.Psychoanalytic Reflections on Film: Moving Images offers its readers in an accessible language...

    Published January 29th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Psychoanalytic Therapy with Infants and Parents

    Practice, theory and results

    By Björn Salomonsson

    Psychoanalytic Therapy with Infants and Parents provides a clear guide to clinical psychoanalytic work with distressed babies and unhappy parents, a numerous clinical group so often in need of urgent help. Although psychoanalytic work is primarily verbal, and infants may have limited language,...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 20th 2014 by Routledge