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New and Published Books

  1. September 11

    Trauma and Human Bonds

    Edited by Susan Coates, Jane Rosenthal, Daniel Schechter

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Drawing on research from a variety of domains - clinical studies of trauma, developmental psychopathology, interpersonal psychobiology, epidemiology, and social policy - September 11: Trauma and Human Bonds addresses especially the fundamental relationship of human bonds to trauma and underscores...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 9/11 as a Collective Trauma

    And Other Essays on Psychoanalysis and Society

    By Hans-Juergen Wirth

    Hans Juergen Wirth, a leading German psychoanalyst and editor of the journal Psychosozial, brings cultural breadth, historical perspective, and analytic astuteness to bear in considering the "collective trauma" of 9/11. His meditation, which brings into its compass the psychic structure of...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Prologue to Violence

    Child Abuse, Dissociation, and Crime

    By Abby Stein

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Despite mounting references to the "transgenerational transmission of violence," we still lack a compelling understanding of the linkage between the interpersonal violence of early life and the criminal violence of adulthood. In Prologue to Violence, Abby Stein draws on the gripping narratives of...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Wounded By Reality

    Understanding and Treating Adult Onset Trauma

    By Ghislaine Boulanger

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    The culmination of three decades of studying and treating survivors of adult onset trauma, Wounded by Reality is the first systematic attempt to differentiate adult onset trauma from childhood trauma, with which it is frequently confused. When catastrophic events overtake adult lives, they often...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Playing Hard at Life

    A Relational Approach to Treating Multiply Traumatized Adolescents

    By Etty Cohen

    Playing Hard at Life brings contemporary relational thinking to bear on the psychodynamic treatment of a notably difficult group of young patients. Working with New York City teenagers who have survived the wars of inner-city life and Israeli teenage soldiers who have survived the wars of the...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Mended by the Muse: Creative Transformations of Trauma

    By Sophia Richman

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Mended by the Muse: Creative Transformations of Trauma is an in-depth exploration of the relationship between trauma and creativity. It is about art in the service of healing, mourning, and memorialization. This book addresses the questions of how artistic expression facilitates the healing process...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Body Bears the Burden

    Trauma, Dissociation, and Disease, 3rd Edition

    By Robert Scaer

    When The Body Bears the Burden made its debut in 2001, it changed the way people thought about trauma, PTSD, and the treatment of chronic stress disorders. Now in its third edition, this revered text offers a fully updated and revised analysis of the relationship between mind, body, and the...

    Published January 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Trauma and the Soul

    A psycho-spiritual approach to human development and its interruption

    By Donald Kalsched

    In Trauma and the Soul, Donald Kalsched continues the exploration he began in his first book, The Inner World of Trauma (1996)—this time going further into the mystical or spiritual moments that often occur around the intimacies of psychoanalytic work. Through extended clinical vignettes, including...

    Published October 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Traumatic Narcissism

    Relational Systems of Subjugation

    By Daniel Shaw

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    In this volume, Traumatic Narcissism: Relational Systems of Subjugation, Daniel Shaw presents a way of understanding the traumatic impact of narcissism as it is engendered developmentally, and as it is enacted relationally. Focusing on the dynamics of narcissism in interpersonal relations, Shaw...

    Published September 17th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Assessment of Trauma in Youths

    Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables

    Edited by Kathleen Nader

    Assessment of Trauma in Youths: Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables is a collection of articles by well-known specialists in the field of childhood trauma. The articles describe developmental issues in addition to others that are important to the assessment of...

    Published July 19th 2013 by Routledge