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Sextuplets: Study of a Sibling Group

by Linda Fortini & Laura Mori

'This unique and fascinating book carefully traces aspects of the personality of sextuplets which persist from birth onwards. The way in which the personal characteristics of both the mother and her children...

The Psychoanalytic Adventures of Inspector Canal

by Bruce Fink

Psychoanalysts make the best detectives! When it comes to divining motives, deciphering ambiguous pronouncements, detecting delusions, and foiling the tricks memory plays, famed French analyst Jacques Lacan...

Franks and Saracens: Reality and Fantasy in the Crusades

by Avner Falk

This is the first and only book to examine the Crusades from the added viewpoint of psychoanalysis, studying the hidden emotions and fantasies that drove the Crusaders and the Muslims to undertake their terrible...

When Theories Touch: A Historical and Theoretical Integration of Psychoanalytic Thought

by Steven Ellman

This book aims to deconstruct the different theoretical perspectives of psychoanalysis, and reconstruct these concepts in a language that is readily understood. Wherever possible this is meant not to do away...

Questioning Identities: Philosophy in Psychoanalytic Practice

by Mary Ellis & Noreen O'Connor

Face-to-face with differences in the analytical relationship analysts frequently confront the limitations of their theories. In this new book Mary Lynne Ellis and Noreen O'Connor move to the heart of 21st century...

Psychotherapy and Culture: Weaving Inner and Outer Worlds

by Zack Eleftheriadou

This book explores cross-cultural relationships and the psychological journey of migration, drawing from the author's extensive experience in this field. Many complex theoretical and clinical questions are raised...

Eigen in Seoul: Madness and Murder

by Michael Eigen

This book contains an eighteen hour seminar - given over a three day period - presented by Michael Eigen in Seoul, Korea, in 2007. The seminar traces transformations of madness and faith in psychoanalysis -...

Systems-Centered Therapy: Clinical Practice with Individuals, Families and Groups

by Yvonne Agazarian & Susan Gantt

Systems-centered therapy (SCT) brings an innovative approach to clinical practice. Developed by Yvonne Agazarian, SCT introduces a theory and set of methods that put systems ideas into practice. The collection...

Ritual Abuse and Mind Control: The Manipulation of Attachment Needs

by Badouk Orit, Joseph Schwartz & Wingfield Rachel

People who have survived ritual abuse or mind control experiments have often been silenced, accused of lying, mocked and disbelieved. Clinicians working with survivors often find themselves isolated, facing...

The Injured Self: The Psychopathology and Psychotherapy of Developmental Deviations

by Dov Aleksandrowicz & Malca Aleksandrowicz

The book examines the clinical implications of innate developmental individuality. The authors present a model of what they call "developmentally informed" therapy, based on the assumption that biologically...

The Reflective Citizen: Organizational and Social Dynamics

by Laurence Gould, Aideen Lucey & Lionel Stapley

This is the first in a "Reflective Citizen" series, the intention being to develop volumes from the various OPUS (An Organisation for Promoting Understanding of Society) activities which include Scientific Meetings,...

Freud's Schreber Between Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis: On Subjective Disposition to Psychosis

by Thomas Dalzell

This book investigates what was distinctive about the predisposition to psychosis Freud posited in Daniel Paul Schreber, a presiding judge in Saxony's highest court. It argues that Freud's 1911 Schreber text...

At Midnight in a Flaming Town

by Lorraine Bateman & Paul Cole

It is 1914 and life has changed dramatically for the people of Belgium. The advancing German military, delayed by a valiant Belgian Army, take out their frustrations on innocent civilians. Shockwaves reverberate...

Her Hour Come Round at Last: A Garland for Nina Coltart

by Gillian Preston & Peter Rudnytsky

This title is a celebration of the life of Nina Coltart, who had a career in medicine and psychoanalysis and was author of bestselling titles in psychotherapy The Baby and the Bathwater and How to Survive as...

Mapping Psychic Reality: Triangulation, Communication, and Insight

by James Rose

This book is about how we can deepen our understanding of subjectivity through the use of the concept of triangulation. Fundamentally, this book seeks to address the question of how we can be objective about...

Spilt Milk: Perinatal Loss & Breakdown

by Joan Raphael-Leff

A collection of lectures by eminent members of the British Psycho-analytical Society. Includes papers on the experience of having a baby, pregnancy and the internal world, pregnancy after stillbirth or neonatal...

Understanding Trauma: A Psychoanalytical Approach

by Caroline Garland

Revised edition with additional chapter. This book, from the Tavistock Clinic Series, is about what follows the breakdown in functioning, either short or longer-term, provoked by a traumatic event. The authors...

Therapy Beyond Modernity: Deconstructing and Transcending Profession-Centred Therapy

by Richard House

This radical and provocative book challenges the very foundations of therapy itself. In examining the hidden assumptions of therapy, the author poses the question 'Is therapy more concerned with preserving its...

Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy: Theory and Technique

by Della C.

This book is an accessible and comprehensive guide to the theory and practice of short-term treatment. It opens with a chapter on the theoretical foundations of the method before leading to its practical applications...

Fifty Years of Attachment Theory: The Donald Winnicott Memorial Lecture

by Sir Bowlby & Pearl King

Also includes Recollections of Donald Winnicott and John Bowlby by Pearl King. This is the second volume in the series based on the annual Donald Winnicott Memorial Lecture. Sir Richard Bowlby looks at the personal...