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  • A Psychoanalytic Approach to Treating Psychosis

    Genesis, Psychopathology and Case Study, 1st Edition

    By Franco de Masi

    A Psychoanalytic Approach to Treating Psychosis shows how, by understanding the antecedents and dynamics of psychosis, a psychoanalytic approach can offer a long-term alternative to the only psychotropic therapy and an explanation of the infantile origin of the illness. This ground-breaking…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 

  • Gaining a Second Impression in Psychotherapy

    Pivoting Toward a More Accurate Understanding of the Patient, 1st Edition

    By James Gustafson

    Integrating psychotherapy with psychoanalysis and philosophy, this text offers therapists a way to reframe a client’s understanding of their mental health issues through a holistic, dynamic lens. Drawing from theory, research and over fifty years of clinical practice, Dr. Gustafson analyzes a…

    Paperback – 2020-02-04 

  • Relational Psychoanalysis at the Heart of Teaching and Learning

    How and Why it Matters, 1st Edition

    By Lissa D’Amour

    This book introduces the insights of contemporary relational psychoanalysis to educational thought and uses them as the foundation to a comprehensive model for understanding and informing teaching and learning practice.  The model integrates what we know about conscious thought, motivation, and the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • How to Run Reflective Practice Groups

    A Guide for Healthcare Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Arabella Kurtz

    In How to Run Reflective Practice Groups: A Guide for Healthcare Professionals, Arabella Kurtz explores the use of reflective practice in the modern healthcare context. Responding to the rapidly increasing demand for reflective practice groups in healthcare and drawing on her extensive experience…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Surviving Clinical Psychology

    Navigating Personal, Professional and Political Selves on the Journey to Qualification, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Randall

    This vital new book navigates the personal, professional and political selves on the journey to training in clinical psychology. Readers will be able to explore a range of ways to enrich their practice through a focus on identities and difference, relationships and power within organisations,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Handbook of Sexuality Leadership

    Inspiring Community Engagement, Social Empowerment, and Transformational Influence, 1st Edition

    By James C. Wadley

    This interdisciplinary book bridges the gap between sexuality and leadership studies and serves as a blueprint for professionals seeking to understand the rationale behind leadership styles, particularly those which facilitate conversations that empower individuals, couples, families, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • The Philosophy of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

    Stoic Philosophy as Rational and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 2nd Edition

    By Donald J. Robertson

    This exciting new edition of The Philosophy of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT) demonstrates how techniques and concepts from Socratic philosophy, especially Stoicism, can be integrated into the practice of CBT and other forms of psychotherapy. What can we learn about psychological therapy from…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 

  • Promoting Resilience

    Responding to Adversity, Vulnerability, and Loss, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neil Thompson, Gerry R. Cox

    Promoting Resilience offers a fresh perspective that views resilience through a sociological lens, emphasizing the significance of loss issues and highlighting a range of practice implications across a wide range of fields. Drawing on the expertise of a wide range of contributors, the book…

    Paperback – 2019-11-22 

  • Innovations in Psychoanalysis

    Originality, Development, Progress, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aner Govrin, Jon Mills

    From its very inception, psychoanalysis has been a discipline encompassing two contradictory tendencies. This dualistic tendency – tradition alongside disenchantment and the will to improve knowledge – is likely responsible for psychoanalysis’s powerful capacity to survive. In…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

  • Reducing Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress, and Burnout

    A Trauma-Sensitive Workbook, 1st Edition

    By William Steele

    Reducing Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress, and Burnout addresses the vital questions mental health providers have about self-care and its relationship to clinical practice. Packed with activities, worksheets, and interactive learning tools, the text provides neuro-based and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 

  • Case Studies in Couple and Family Therapy

    Through the Lens of Early Career Professionals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Connie Cornwell, Sarah Woods

    Case Studies in Couple and Family Therapy is one of the first casebooks to have been written from the perspective of the early career therapist and demonstrates how key issues in therapy occur for both clients and supervisees. The book brings together chapters from trainee therapists alongside…

    Paperback – 2019-10-25 

  • Personal Development Groups for Trainee Counsellors

    An Essential Companion, 1st Edition

    By Jayne Godward, Heather Dale, Carole Smith

    Personal development (PD) groups are a key feature of many counsellor training programmes. Personal Development Groups for Trainee Counsellors: An Essential Companion is a comprehensive and accessible study guide written by experienced tutors and lecturers to support students with their PD group…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21 

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