Mitchell and Margaret J. Black make the full scope of twentieth century psychoanalytic thinking-from Harry Stack Sullivan to Jacques Lacan; D. W. With freud and Beyond, Stephen A. Winnicott to Melanie Klein-available for the first time. Richly illustrated with case examples, this lively, jargon-free introduction makes modern psychoanalytic thought accessible at last.
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: A Practitioner's GuideThe Guilford Press #ad - Presenting complex information in personal, nontechnical language enriched by in-depth clinical vignettes, this is an essential psychoanalytic work and training text for therapists. The book describes the values, assumptions, and clinical and research findings that guide the psychoanalytic enterprise, and shows how to integrate elements of other theoretical perspectives.
Addressing the art and science of psychodynamic treatment, including effective listening and talking; transference and countertransference; emotional safety; and an empathic, Nancy McWilliams distills the essential principles of clinical practice, attuned attitude toward the patient. It discusses the phases of treatment and covers such neglected topics as educating the client about the therapeutic process, handling complex challenges to boundaries, and attending to self-care.
Psychodynamic Therapy: A Guide to Evidence-Based PracticeThe Guilford Press #ad - It offers a fresh understanding of the most common problems for which patients seek help--depression, obsessionality, low self-esteem, fear of abandonment, panic, and trauma--and shows how to organize and deliver effective psychodynamic interventions. Presenting a pragmatic, evidence-based approach to conducting psychodynamic therapy, this engaging guide is firmly grounded in contemporary clinical practice and research.
. The book reflects an openness to new influences on dynamic technique, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy and positive psychology. Special topics include ways to integrate individual treatment with psychopharmacology and with couple or family work. See also practicing psychodynamic therapy: A Casebook, edited by Summers and Barber, which features 12 in-depth cases that explicitly illustrate the approach in this book.
Psychoanalytic Diagnosis, Second Edition: Understanding Personality Structure in the Clinical ProcessThe Guilford Press #ad - Nancy mcwilliams makes psychoanalytic personality theory and its implications for practice accessible to practitioners of all levels of experience. Highly readable, the book features a wealth of illustrative clinical examples. New to this edition*Reflects the ongoing development of the author's approach over nearly two decades.
Incorporates important advances in attachment theory, neuroscience, and the study of trauma. Coverage of the contemporary relational movement in psychoanalysis. Winner--canadian psychological Association's Goethe Award for Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic Scholarship. She explains major character types and demonstrates specific ways that understanding the patient's individual personality structure can influence the therapist's focus and style of intervention.
Psychoanalytic Diagnosis, Second Edition: Understanding Personality Structure in the Clinical Process #ad - This acclaimed clinical guide and widely adopted text has filled a key need in the field since its original publication. Guidelines are provided for developing a systematic yet flexible diagnostic formulation and using it to inform treatment.
Psychoanalytic Case FormulationThe Guilford Press #ad - What kinds of questions do experienced therapists ask themselves when facing a new client? How can clinical expertise be taught? From the author of the landmark Psychoanalytic Diagnosis, this book takes clinicians step-by- step through developing an understanding of each client's unique psychology and using this information to guide and inform treatment decisions.
Mcwilliams shows that while seasoned practitioners rely upon established diagnostic categories for record-keeping and insurance purposes, their actual clinical concepts and practices reflect more inferential, subjective, and intuitive processes. Interweaving illustrative case examples with theoretical insights and clinically significant research, developmental issues, relational patterns, identifications, self-esteem needs, affects, defenses, chapters cover assessment of client temperament, and pathogenic beliefs.
Psychoanalytic Case Formulation #ad - Winner--gradiva award, National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis.
Revolution in Mind: Freud, The Freudians, and the Making ofHarperCollins e-books #ad - In a sweeping narrative, george makari demonstrates how a new way of thinking about inner life coalesced and won followers who spread this body of thought throughout the West. Along the way he introduces the reader to a fascinating array of characters, many of whom have been long ignored or forgotten. Amid great ferment, sigmund freud emerged as a creative, interdisciplinary thinker who devised a riveting new theory of the mind that attracted acolytes from the very fields the Viennese doctor had mined for his synthesis.
Makari reveals how in the wake of these crises, innovators like Sándor Ferenczi, Wilhelm Reich, Melanie Klein, and others reformed psychoanalysis, which began to gain wide acceptance only to be banished from the continent and sent into exile due to the rise of fascism. Groundbreaking, and compulsively readable, insightful, Revolution in Mind goes beyond myth and polemic to give us the story of one of the most controversial intellectual endeavors of the twentieth century.
Revolution in Mind: Freud, The Freudians, and the Making of #ad - These allies included eugen bleuler, Carl Jung, and Alfred Adler, all of whom eventually broke away and accused the Freudian community of being unscientific. A masterful history of one of the most important movements of our time, engaging, Revolution in Mind is a brilliant, and radically new work—the first ever to fully account for the making of psychoanalysis.
Schopenhauer's Porcupines: Intimacy And Its Dilemmas: Five Stories Of PsychotherapyBasic Books #ad - In schopenhauer's porcupines, marital despair, who grapple with panic attacks, psychosomatic illness, stories of patients who range from the super-rich to the destitute, she recounts five true stories from her practice, and sexual recklessness. The classic compilation of psychological case studies from a master clinician and lyrical writer Each generation of therapists can boast of only a few writers like Deborah Luepnitz, whose sympathy and wit shine in her fine, luminous prose.
Intimate, original, and triumphantly funny, Schopenhauer's Porcupines goes further than any other book in illuminating "how talking helps. ".
Psychoanalytic Theory and Cultural Competence in PsychotherapyAmerican Psychological Association #ad - While psychoanalytic scholars often address specific aspects of diversity such as gender, sexual orientation, religion, and social class, immigration, race, the literature lacks a set of core principles to inform and support culturally competent practice. This approachable volume responds to that pressing need.
Immaterial Facts: Freud's Discovery of Psychic Reality and Klein's Development of His WorkRoutledge #ad - Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. First published in 1999.
Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual_ PDM-2SAM Ficher #ad - Now completely revised over 90% new, this is the authoritative diagnostic manual grounded in psychodynamic clinical models and theories. Explicitly oriented toward case formulation and treatment planning, PDM-2 offers practitioners an empirically based, clinically useful alternative or supplement to DSM and ICD categorical diagnoses.
Leading international authorities systematically address personality functioning and psychological problems of infancy, adulthood, and old age, childhood, adolescence, including clear conceptualizations and illustrative case examples. Purchasers get access to a companion website where they can find additional case illustrations and download and print five reproducible PDM-derived rating scales in a convenient 8½" x 11" size.
Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual_ PDM-2 #ad - New to this editionsignificant revisions to all chapters, reflecting a decade of clinical, empirical, and methodological advances. Chapter with extended case illustrations, including complete PDM profiles. Separate section on older adults the first classification system with a geriatric section. Extensive treatment of psychotic conditions and the psychotic level of personality organization.
Greater attention to issues of culture and diversity, and to both the clinician's and patient's subjectivity. Chapter on recommended assessment instruments, plus reproducible/downloadable diagnostic tools. In-depth comparisons to DSM-5 and ICD-10-CM throughout.
Practicing Psychodynamic Therapy: A CasebookThe Guilford Press #ad - See also the authored book psychodynamic Therapy: A Guide to Evidence-Based Practice, in which Summers and Barber comprehensively describe their therapeutic model. Barber. Bringing clinical concepts vividly to life, and the entire course of therapy, each case describes the patient's history and presenting problems and takes the reader through psychodynamic formulation, treatment planning, including the challenges of termination.
Commentary from summers and Barber on every case highlights important points and key clinical dilemmas. Summers and Jacques P. This volume presents 12 highly instructive case studies grounded in the evidence-based psychodynamic therapy model developed by Richard F. The emotional experience of the therapist is explored throughout.
Practicing Psychodynamic Therapy: A Casebook #ad - The cases address a variety of core psychodynamic problems, with outcomes ranging from very successful to equivocal.