The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series

A series of books taken from the annual John Bowlby Memorial Conference Lecture, produced in association with the John Bowlby Centre, London.

  • Dementia: An Attachment Approach book cover

    Dementia

    An Attachment Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate White, Angela Cotter, Hazel Leventhal

    This interdisciplinary book offers a relational perspective to dementia care drawing on attachment theory and practice. Relevant to professionals and the general public alike, it brings together innovative research and practice in psychotherapy and the creative arts with the lived experience of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21
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    The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series

  • Addictions From an Attachment Perspective: Do Broken Bonds and Early Trauma Lead to Addictive Behaviours? book cover

    Addictions From an Attachment Perspective

    Do Broken Bonds and Early Trauma Lead to Addictive Behaviours?, 1st Edition

    By Richard Gill

    This outstanding book is an important collection of papers from the 2013 John Bowlby Memorial Conference by accomplished clinicians from different modalities who share their experience of working with people with different kinds of addiction. The papers bring together an in-depth understanding that…

    Paperback – 2014-11-19
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    The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series

  • From Broken Attachments to Earned Security: The Role of Empathy in Therapeutic Change book cover

    From Broken Attachments to Earned Security

    The Role of Empathy in Therapeutic Change, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Odgers

    The 2011 John Bowlby Memorial Conference, 'From Broken Attachments to Earned Security - The Role of Empathy in Therapeutic Change', focused on what needs to take place to facilitate empathy and attunement and ultimately the achievement of earned security. The confernce posed the challenge of how to…

    Paperback – 2014-08-11
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  • Talking Bodies: How do we Integrate Working with the Body in Psychotherapy from an Attachment and Relational Perspective? book cover

    Talking Bodies

    How do we Integrate Working with the Body in Psychotherapy from an Attachment and Relational Perspective?, 1st Edition

    By Kate White

    This monograph brings together the presentations from the nineteenth John Bowlby Memorial Conference in 2012, organised by The Bowlby Centre. It explored the growing role of the body in relational psychotherapy over the last decade, and to bring us up to date in thinking about the relationship…

    Paperback – 2014-06-04
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    The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series

  • Terror Within and Without: Attachment and Disintegration: Clinical Work on the Edge book cover

    Terror Within and Without

    Attachment and Disintegration: Clinical Work on the Edge, 1st Edition

    By Judy Yedlin, Orit Badouk Epstein

    As clinicians we want to further our understanding of work with adult clients who have experienced massive and cumulative psychic trauma to which there is no possible adaptive response strategy. This monograph of the 2008 John Bowlby Memorial Conference brings together papers by leading…

    Paperback – 2013-09-27
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  • Shattered States: Disorganised Attachment and its Repair book cover

    Shattered States

    Disorganised Attachment and its Repair, 1st Edition

    By Judy Yedlin, Kate White

    Recent research in the fields of attachment and trauma is once more pointing to the contribution of early relational failures to extreme psychic suffering. 'Disorganised' patterns of attachment, identified in children whose caregivers are simultaneously a source of fear and a source of comfort,…

    Paperback – 2012-12-31
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  • Trauma and Attachment book cover

    Trauma and Attachment

    1st Edition

    By Sarah Benamer, Kate White

    This monograph contains a rich variety of material that is not usually included in traditional writings on trauma. In addition to the theoretical and clinical perspectives, poetry and storytelling join in to weave a vivid tapestry of multifaceted approaches to trauma. Whilst remaining true to its…

    Paperback – 2008-04-11
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    The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series

  • Unmasking Race, Culture, and Attachment in the Psychoanalytic Space book cover

    Unmasking Race, Culture, and Attachment in the Psychoanalytic Space

    1st Edition

    By Kate White

    Drawn from the John Bowlby Memorial Conference, the theme of this book addresses the often hidden and ignored subject of attachment, race and culture. Can our individual narratives in relation to race, culture and attachment be unmasked in the therapeutic dyad to reveal our human connectedness? The…

    Paperback – 2006-12-31
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    The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series

  • Sexuality and Attachment in Clinical Practice book cover

    Sexuality and Attachment in Clinical Practice

    1st Edition

    By Kate White, Joseph Schwartz

    The second book in the John Bowlby Memorial Conference Lecture Series. It explores our thinking about the developmental, relational and interpersonal aspects of the links between attachment and sexuality as they emerge in clinical practice.Contributors:Bernice Laschinger; Chris Purnell; Joanna Ryan…

    Paperback – 2005-01-31
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    The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series

  • Touch: Attachment and the Body book cover

    Touch

    Attachment and the Body, 1st Edition

    By Kate White

    Drawn from the Bowlby Memorial Lecture, founded in commemoration of the influential Dr John Bowlby, this volume explores issues of the body and the historically taboo subject of touch in psychoanalysis. It includes contributions from a wide range of professional backgrounds, including two papers…

    Paperback – 2004-03-10
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    The Bowlby Centre Monograph Series