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IAPSP 2017 Conference

Routledge is pleased to present our new and notable books to be featured at IAPSP. The 40th IAPSP Annual International Conference 2017, Empathic Depths and Relational Leaps: Creating Therapeutic Possibility

Visit us at the IAPSP 2017 Conference in Chicago, IL, on October 19 - 22, 2017 to get 20% off and free shipping on our new and key books in Mental Health.

Featured Titles

  • Integrating Relational Psychoanalysis and EMDR

    Embodied Experience and Clinical Practice

    By Hemda Arad

    Integrating Relational Psychoanalysis and EMDR: Embodied Experience and Clinical Practice provides contemporary theoretical and clinical links between Relational Psychoanalysis, attachment theory, neuroscience, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, all of which bring both the patient’s…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
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    Relational Perspectives Book Series

  • Contemporary Bionian Theory and Technique in Psychoanalysis

    Edited by Antonino Ferro

    Psychoanalytic theory has developed very rapidly in recent years across many schools of thought. One of the most popular builds on the work of Wilfred Bion. Contemporary Bionian Theory and Technique in Psychoanalysis provides a concise and comprehensive introductory overview of the latest thinking…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
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  • Reconsidering the Moveable Frame in Psychoanalysis

    Its Function and Structure in Contemporary Psychoanalytic Theory

    Edited by Isaac Tylim, Adrienne Harris

    Reconsidering the Moveable Frame in Psychoanalysis explores the idea of ‘the frame’ at a time when this concept is undergoing both systematic revival and widespread transformation. It has always been tempting to see the frame as a relatively static, finite and definable feature of psychoanalytic…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
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    Relational Perspectives Book Series

  • Introduction to Contemporary Psychoanalysis

    Defining terms and building bridges

    Edited by Marilyn Charles

    This book provides a clear introduction to the main contemporary psychoanalytic theoretical perspectives.  Psychoanalysis is often thought of as an obscure and outdated method, and yet those familiar with it recognize the profound value of psychoanalytic theory and technique. Part of the obscurity…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
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  • Trauma and the Ontology of the Modern Subject

    Historical Studies in Philosophy, Psychology, and Psychoanalysis

    By John L. Roberts

    Recent scholarship has inquired into the socio-historical, discursive genesis of trauma. Trauma and the Ontology of the Modern Subject, however, seeks what has not been actualized in trauma studies – that is, how the necessity and unassailable intensity of trauma is fastened to its historical…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
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  • Temporality and Shame

    Perspectives from Psychoanalysis and Philosophy

    Edited by Ladson Hinton, Hessel Willemsen

    Temporality has always been a central preoccupation of modern philosophy, and shame has been a major theme in contemporary psychoanalysis. To date, however, there has been little examination of the critical connection between these core experiences. Although they deeply implicate each other, no…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
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    Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

  • The Modernity of Sándor Ferenczi

    His historical and contemporary importance in psychoanalysis

    By Thierry Bokanowski

    The Modernity of Sándor Ferenczi provides a concise yet thorough overview of the life and work of Sandor Ferenczi. It seeks to help make his thought and work better known, as a controversial pioneering psychoanalyst whose importance to psychoanalysis has sometimes been wrongfully neglected and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
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    Relational Perspectives Book Series

  • Moments of Meeting in Psychoanalysis

    Interaction and Change in the Therapeutic Encounter

    Edited by Susan Lord

    There are moments of connection between analysts and patients during any therapeutic encounter upon which the therapy can turn. Moments of Meeting in Psychoanalysis explores how analysts and therapists can experience these moments of meeting, shows how this interaction can become an enlivening and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21
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    Relational Perspectives Book Series

  • Understanding the Sexual Betrayal of Boys and Men

    The Trauma of Sexual Abuse

    Edited by Richard B. Gartner

    Understanding the Sexual Betrayal of Boys and Men: The Trauma of Sexual Abuse is an indispensable go-to book for understanding male sexual victimization. It has become increasingly clear since the 1980s that men and boys, like women and girls, are sexually abused and assaulted in alarming numbers.…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15
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    Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

  • Healing Sexually Betrayed Men and Boys

    Treatment for Sexual Abuse, Assault, and Trauma

    Edited by Richard B. Gartner

    Healing Sexually Betrayed Men and Boys: Treatment for Sexual Abuse, Assault, and Trauma is the new authoritative source for treatment of sexually victimized men and boys. Male victims and survivors of sexual trauma lived in shadow until the turn of the 21st century, when scandal after…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
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    Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

  • Interpersonal Psychoanalysis and the Enigma of Consciousness

    By Edgar A. Levenson

    Edited by Alan Slomowitz

    Edgar A. Levenson is a key figure in the development of interpersonal psychoanalysis whose ideas remain influential. Interpersonal Psychoanalysis and the Enigma of Consciousness builds on his previously published work in his key areas of expertise such as interpersonal psychoanalysis,…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
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    Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

  • Intentional Intervention in Counseling and Therapy

    Goals and process in client engagement

    By Peter Geiger

    Intentional Intervention in Counseling and Therapy answers three questions: what heals in counseling and therapy and how? What actions in clinical decision making ensure an optimal outcome for the client? And why are some clinicians more successful than others, apparently remaining so over…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Core Competencies of Relational Psychoanalysis

    A Guide to Practice, Study and Research

    Edited by Roy E. Barsness

    Core Competencies of Relational Psychoanalysis provides a concise and clearly presented handbook for those who wish to study, practice, and teach the core competencies of Relational Psychoanalysis, offering primary skills in a straightforward and useable format. Roy E. Barsness offers his own…

    Paperback – 2017-07-11
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    Relational Perspectives Book Series

  • Bion and Contemporary Psychoanalysis

    Reading A Memoir of the Future

    Edited by Giuseppe Civitarese

    This book examines the importance and continued relevance of A Memoir of the Future in understanding and applying Bion’s work to contemporary psychoanalysis. Bion continued to innovate throughout his life, but the Memoir has been largely overlooked. Focusing on  A Memoir of the Future is…

    Paperback – 2017-07-11
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    Psychoanalytic Field Theory Book Series

  • Beyond Doer and Done to

    Recognition Theory, Intersubjectivity and the Third

    By Jessica Benjamin

    In Beyond Doer and Done To, Jessica Benjamin, author of the path-breaking Bonds of Love, expands her theory of mutual recognition and its breakdown into the complementarity of "doer and done to." Her innovative theory charts the growth of the Third in early development through the movement…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
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  • Narrative and Meaning

    The Foundation of Mind, Creativity, and the Psychoanalytic Dialogue

    Edited by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Frank M. Lachmann, James L. Fosshage

    Narrative and Meaning examines the role of both in contemporary psychoanalytic practice, bringing together a distinguished group of contributors from across the intersubjective, relational, and interpersonal schools of psychoanalytic thought. The contributions propose that narratives or stories…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
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    Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

  • The Organizational Life of Psychoanalysis

    Conflicts, Dilemmas, and the Future of the Profession

    By Kenneth Eisold

    The Organizational Life of Psychoanalysis is a wide-ranging exploration and examination of the organizational conflicts and dilemmas that have troubled psychoanalysis since its inception. Kenneth Eisold provides a unique, detailed, and closely reasoned account of the systems needed to carry out the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
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    Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

  • Couples on the Couch

    Psychoanalytic Couple Psychotherapy and the Tavistock Model

    Edited by Shelley Nathans, Milton Schaefer

    Couples on the Couch provides a clear guide to applying the Tavistock model of couple psychotherapy in clinical psychoanalytic practice, offering a compelling sampling of ideas about couple relationships and couple psychotherapy from a broadly relational psychoanalytic perspective. The book…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
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    Relational Perspectives Book Series

  • A Psychodynamic View of Action and Responsibility

    Clinical Studies in Subjective Experience

    By David Shapiro

    This new book by David Shapiro, author of the classic Neurotic Styles, throws light, from a clinical standpoint, on a subject of importance, both theoretically and for therapeutic practice, for psychoanalysts and psychotherapists, as well as for those with general interests in philosophy or…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01
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  • Intersubjectivity in Psychoanalysis

    A Model for Theory and Practice

    By Lewis Kirshner

    In this book, Lewis Kirshner explains and illustrates the concept of intersubjectivity and its application to psychoanalysis. By drawing on findings from neuroscience, infant research, cognitive psychology, Lacanian theory, and philosophy, Kirshner argues that the analytic relationship is best…

    Paperback – 2017-05-19
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  • Finding Unconscious Fantasy in Narrative, Trauma, and Body Pain

    A Clinical Guide

    Edited by Paula L. Ellman, Nancy R. Goodman

    Finding Unconscious Fantasy in Narrative, Trauma, and Body Pain: A Clinical Guide demonstrates that the concept of the unconscious is profoundly relevant for understanding the mind, psychic pain, and traumatic human suffering. Editors Paula L. Ellman and Nancy R. Goodman established this book…

    Paperback – 2017-05-17
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  • A Beholder's Share

    Essays on Winnicott and the Psychoanalytic Imagination

    By Dodi Goldman

    A Beholder's Share demonstrates how a sense of reality is evoked in the unpredictable space between imagination and adaptation. The world calls forth something in each of us—a beholder’s share—which in turn calls forth something in the world. Though usually viewed as opposites, imagination and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-15
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    Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

  • Death and Fallibility in the Psychoanalytic Encounter

    Mortal Gifts

    By Ellen Pinsky

    Death and Fallibility in the Psychoanalytic Encounter considers psychoanalysis from a fresh perspective: the therapist’s mortality—in at least two senses of the word. That the therapist can die, and is also fallible, can be seen as necessary or even defining components of the therapeutic process.&…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10
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    Psychological Issues

  • Field Theory in Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis

    Understanding and Reacting to Unexpected Developments

    By Elena Molinari

    Field Theory in Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis looks at the intersection of two types of psychoanalysis that challenge the classic model; child analysis, and field theory. Children impose a faster pace on the analysis and a much less stable structure than adults, whilst psychoanalytic field…

    Paperback – 2017-04-07
    Routledge
    Psychoanalytic Field Theory Book Series

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