Judith L. Mitrani
Dr Judith Mitrani trained as a clinical psychologist and a psychoanalyst in Los Angeles. In her private practice, she specializes in both the treatment and supervision of psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy with adults and children.
Ordinary People and Extra-ordinary Protections: A Post-Kleinian Approach to the Treatment of Primitive Mental States
This text investigates the development and function of "extra-ordinary protections", created to keep at bay any awareness of deeply traumatic happenings occurring at some point in life.The study... (more)
An extraordinary depiction of one analyst's efforts to receive and respond to the vivid impressions of her patients raw and sometimes even unmentalized experiences as they are highlighted in the... (more)
This text presents the work of 21 eminent psychoanalysts and child therapists from three continents. Each explores and expands upon the work of the late Frances Tustin, which was devoted to a... (more)
This volume consists of a series of essays, initially inspired over thirty years ago by Freud’s paper on Gradiva - “she who steps along.” The bas relief on the cover of this book hangs in my... (more)