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  1. The Hoarding Impulse

    Suffocation of the Soul

    By Renee M. Winters

    There has been an increased awareness of hoarding in recent years, but clinical treatments aimed at helping people with this condition often have low success rates. In The Hoarding Impulse Renee M. Winters explores how depth psychology can enrich current conceptual models and treatment standards...

    Published June 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Freud and the Spoken Word

    Speech as a key to the unconscious

    By Ana-Maria Rizzuto

    There is extensive literature on Freud and language; however, there is very little that looks at Freud’s use of the spoken word. In Freud and the Spoken Word: Speech as a key to the unconscious, Ana-María Rizzuto contends that Freud’s focus on the intrapsychic function and meaning of patients’...

    Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary Families

    Translating Research Into Practice

    Edited by Scott Browning, Kay Pasley

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    Written for researchers, practitioners, and students in advanced courses, this book furthers our understanding of the complexity of contemporary families. Seven types of families are the focus of this book, based on the research available and the challenges they present for mental health...

    Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. From Pregnancy to Motherhood

    Psychoanalytic aspects of the beginning of the mother-child relationship

    Edited by Gina Ferrara Mori

    From Pregnancy to Motherhood: Psychoanalytic aspects of the beginning of the mother-child relationship explores the mental states associated with pregnancy, birth and the early days of motherhood from a psychoanalytic perspective. Drawing on clinical research findings and the infant observation...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Relational Freedom

    Emergent Properties of the Interpersonal Field

    By Donnel B. Stern

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Relational Freedom: Emergent Properties of the Interpersonal Field addresses the interpersonal field in clinical psychoanalysis and psychotherapy, especially the emergent qualities of the field. The book builds on the foundation of unformulated experience, dissociation, and enactment defined and...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Addiction

    A Behavioral Economic Perspective

    By Shahram Heshmat

    Addiction: A Behavioral Economic Perspective focuses on the behavioral economics of addiction to explain why someone decides and act against her own well-being. It answers the questions of what accounts for self-defeating behavior patterns and how do we best motivate individuals to act according...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Vital Memory and Affect

    Living with a difficult past

    By Steven Brown, Paula Reavey

    Vital Memory and Affect takes as its subject the autobiographical memories of ‘vulnerable’ groups, including survivors of child sexual abuse, adopted children and their families, forensic mental health service users, and elderly persons in care home settings. In particular the focus is on a...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Schizotypy

    New dimensions

    Edited by Oliver Mason, Gordon Claridge

    Series: Advances in Mental Health Research

    For several decades there has been an increasing move towards viewing the psychotic illnesses from a dimensional perspective, seeing them as continuous with healthy functioning. The idea, concentrating mostly on schizophrenia, has generated considerable theoretical debate as well as empirical...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Troubled Conscience and the Insane Mind (Psychology Revivals)

    By Charles Blondel

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1928 in the Psyche Miniatures Medical Series, this title was an attempt to bring to the attention of British psychologists and psychiatrists some aspects of the work and thought of French psychologist Charles Blondel. Well known abroad but little known in England at the time...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Learning Conversations

    The Self-Organised Learning Way to Personal and Organisational Growth

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Laurie F. Thomas

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How Can You Improve Your Learning Capabilites? How Can You Enhance Your Potential for Change and Personal Growth? Most of us accept that education does not meet the needs of learners today, or their employers. This mismatch is a key reason why a high level of demotivated youth, as well as workers...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge