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Attachment and the Body, 1st Edition

By Kate White


76 pages

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Paperback: 9781855753617
pub: 2004-03-10
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This book compiles the papers presented at John Bowlby Memorial Conference 2003, exploring the complex and interwoven themes of touch, attachment and the body and their emergence in clinical work. It offers a new theory of the body, and of the role of the body in psychoanalytical practice.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Attachment theory and The John Bowlby Memorial Lecture: a short history -- Introduction to the John Bowlby Memorial Conference 2003 -- Intimate contact from birth -- The John Bowlby Memorial Lecture 2003 The body in clinical practice -- The John Bowlby Memorial Lecture 2003 The body in clinical practice -- Touch and the impact of trauma in therapeutic relationships with adults -- The neurobiology of attachment, touch and the body in early development -- Bowlby Memorial Conference 2003 -- Touch: attachment and the body -- Touch: Attachment and the body A review of CAPP’s Tenth Bowlby Memorial Conference 2003 -- Introduction to The Centre for Attachment-based Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

About the Series

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.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health