Karnac Books - specialist psychoanalysis, psychotherapy and related topic books.
sign up for our weekly Karnac News email sign up to our postal mailing list Subscribe

Individual Psychotherapy Books

Sort by :
Showing 91 to 120 of 2315 items sorted by Popularity
<< Page 1 | .. | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | .. | 78 >>
The Business Of Therapy: How To Run A Successful Private Practice

The Business Of Therapy: How To Run A Successful Private Practice

by Pauline Hodson

  • Paperback £21.99

"How could I engage with him as a therapist, there was a dead plant in the hall - if he can't even keep a plant alive, how could he possibly help me?" This practical, accessible guide, written by a... (more)

Skills in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy

Skills in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy

by Susan Howard

  • Paperback £23.99

This practical text is the first to systematically address the competencies and techniques identified as central to the delivery of effective psychodynamic practice. It provides a framework for the... (more)

Managing Vulnerability: The Underlying Dynamics of Systems of Care

Managing Vulnerability: The Underlying Dynamics of Systems of Care

by Tim Dartington

  • Paperback £21.34 (RRP : £23.99 You save £2.65)
  • eBook £16.79 (RRP : £23.99 You save £7.20)
  • Paperback + eBook £23.34 (RRP : £40.78 You save £17.44)

Clinicians, managers and researchers - as well as politicians and religious leaders - are worrying about a lack of compassion and humanity in the care of vulnerable people in society.

In this book... (more)

On the Difference Between Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

On the Difference Between Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

by Jean-Gerard Bursztein

  • Paperback £9.99

We can finally apprehend the truly specific difference between psychoanalysis and psychotherapy. It is not only a simple question of praxis; nor even a difference related to their respective ends. I... (more)

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy After Child Abuse: The Treatment of Adults and Children Who Have Experienced Sexual Abuse, Violence, and Neglect in Childhood

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy After Child Abuse: The Treatment of Adults and Children Who Have Experienced Sexual Abuse, Violence, and Neglect in Childhood

Edited by Daniel McQueen, Roger Kennedy

  • Paperback £22.19 (RRP : £24.99 You save £2.80)
  • eBook £17.49 (RRP : £24.99 You save £7.50)
  • Paperback + eBook £24.19 (RRP : £42.48 You save £18.29)

Edited by Daniel McQueen, Catherine Itzin, Roger Kennedy, Valerie Sinason and Fay Maxted. A coherent and readable narrative review of the current state of knowledge of the effects and role of... (more)

Turning Points in Dynamic Psychotherapy: Initial Assessment, Boundaries, Money, Disruptions and Suicidal Crises

Turning Points in Dynamic Psychotherapy: Initial Assessment, Boundaries, Money, Disruptions and Suicidal Crises

by Salman Akhtar

  • Paperback £20.49 (RRP : £22.99 You save £2.50)
  • eBook £16.09 (RRP : £22.99 You save £6.90)
  • Paperback + eBook £22.49 (RRP : £39.08 You save £16.59)

'Putting aside the narcissistic-masochistic aspiration of authoring a text on all the intricacies of in-depth psychotherapy, I have chosen to address five areas of difficulty in this enterprise. This... (more)

Dangerous Patients: A Psychodynamic Approach to Risk Assessment and Management

Dangerous Patients: A Psychodynamic Approach to Risk Assessment and Management

Edited by Ronald Doctor

  • Paperback £23.89 (RRP : £26.99 You save £3.10)
  • eBook £18.89 (RRP : £26.99 You save £8.10)
  • Paperback + eBook £25.89 (RRP : £45.88 You save £19.99)

This is a thought-provoking new collection that investigates the inherent difficulties in risk assessment in a series of papers by specialists in various aspects of forensic psychiatry and... (more)

Negotiating the Therapeutic Alliance: A Relational Treatment Guide

Negotiating the Therapeutic Alliance: A Relational Treatment Guide

by Jeremy D. Safran, J. Christopher Muran

  • Paperback £18.99

A half-century of psychotherapy research has shown that the quality of the therapeutic alliance is the most robust predictor of treatment success. This unique book provides a systematic framework for... (more)

Supervisor Training: Issues and Approaches: Guide to Supervision Volume 2

Supervisor Training: Issues and Approaches: Guide to Supervision Volume 2

Edited by Penny Henderson

  • Paperback £22.19 (RRP : £24.99 You save £2.80)
  • eBook £17.49 (RRP : £24.99 You save £7.50)
  • Paperback + eBook £24.19 (RRP : £42.48 You save £18.29)

Considering how much experience there now is in providing supervisor training in the UK, relatively little has been written about it. This book aims to create a lively and readable resource that will... (more)

Psychosomatics: The Uses of Psychotherapy

Psychosomatics: The Uses of Psychotherapy

by Peter Shoenberg

  • Paperback £26.99

The mind and body are in constant interaction, and it is increasingly recognized that any true understanding of illness must take this psychosomatic dimension into account. This timely book looks at... (more)

Creating Positive Futures: Solution Focused Recovery from Mental Distress

Creating Positive Futures: Solution Focused Recovery from Mental Distress

Edited by Lucie Duncan, Mousley

  • Paperback £16.50

Written by three occupational therapists, this book is a valuable resource for anybody working in the fields of mental health and disability, regardless of professional discipline. It demostrates a... (more)

Psychosis in the Family: The Journey of a Transpersonal Psychotherapist and Mother

Psychosis in the Family: The Journey of a Transpersonal Psychotherapist and Mother

by Janet C. Love

  • Paperback £17.94 (RRP : £19.99 You save £2.05)
  • eBook £13.99 (RRP : £19.99 You save £6.00)
  • Paperback + eBook £19.94 (RRP : £33.98 You save £14.04)

This is a book written not just by a professional transpersonal psychotherapist but by someone who has walked the heart-rending path and experienced the psychological trauma of loving someone in... (more)

The Overweight Patient: A Psychological Approach to Understanding and Working with Obesity

The Overweight Patient: A Psychological Approach to Understanding and Working with Obesity

by Kathy Leach

  • Print £19.99

This practical guide approaches obesity and overeating from a psychological perspective, and offers sensitive methods to increase patients sense of self-worth, self-knowledge, and motivation to lose... (more)

A Handbook of Short-Term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

A Handbook of Short-Term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

by Penny Rawson

  • Paperback £17.09 (RRP : £18.99 You save £1.90)
  • eBook £13.29 (RRP : £18.99 You save £5.70)
  • Paperback + eBook £19.09 (RRP : £32.28 You save £13.19)

Short-term psychotherapy has become more and more popular in recent years and there is an increasing need for therapists to be able to offer help without entering into many years of therapy. This... (more)

Full Catastrophe Living: How to Cope with Stress, Pain and Illness Using Mindfulness Meditation

Full Catastrophe Living: How to Cope with Stress, Pain and Illness Using Mindfulness Meditation

by Jon Kabat-Zinn

  • Paperback £24.00

In the fifteen years since its initial publication, Full Catastrophe Living has established itself both as an excellent beginner's guide to meditation and as the bible for a mind/body movement that... (more)

An Introduction to Systemic Therapy with Individuals: A Social Constructionist Approach

An Introduction to Systemic Therapy with Individuals: A Social Constructionist Approach

by Fran Hedges

  • Paperback £24.99

In recent years, the benefits and applications of systemic therapy with individuals, in addition to its more traditional practice with families, has been increasingly recognized. This important new... (more)

Psychodynamic psychotherapy: Learning to listen from multiple perspectives.

Psychodynamic psychotherapy: Learning to listen from multiple perspectives.

by Jon Frederickson

  • Print £31.99

Designed to teach therapists how to listen and intervene from multiple perspectives. Through study and analysis of session transcripts, the reader learns how to listen and formulate interpretations... (more)

The therapeutic use of self: Counselling practice, research and supervision

The therapeutic use of self: Counselling practice, research and supervision

by Val Wosket

  • Print £27.99

The book describes how counsellors and psychotherapists can foster the growth of their own unique helping potential. It shows the value of therapist failure and how the experience can be used... (more)

Every Day Gets a Little Closer: A Twice-told Therapy

Every Day Gets a Little Closer: A Twice-told Therapy

by Irvin D. Yalom, Ginny Elkin

  • Paperback £11.99

The many thousands of readers of the best-selling Love's Executioner will welcome this paperback edition of an earlier work by Dr Irvin Yalom, written with Ginny Elkin, a pseudonymous patient whom he... (more)

Psychotherapy: An Erotic Relationship - Transference and countertransference passions

Psychotherapy: An Erotic Relationship - Transference and countertransference passions

by David Mann

  • Paperback £28.99

Challenges the traditional belief that transference and countertransference are merely forms of resistance which jeopardize the therapeutic process. Shows how the erotic feelings and fantasies... (more)

Lying on the Couch: A Novel

Lying on the Couch: A Novel

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £10.99

This second novel from the author of 'Love's Executioner' and 'When Nietzsche Wept', charts the relationships of three psychotherapists, their hopes, fears and guilty secrets. 369 pages.... (more)

Introduction to Psychopathology

Introduction to Psychopathology

by Alessandra Lemma

  • Paperback £26.99

Assessment and referral skills are essential for counsellors and psychotherapists. Practitioners need to have an understanding of the clinical manifestations of severe emotional distress. They must,... (more)

Body-Centered Psychotherapy: The Hakomi Method - The Integrated Use of Mindfulness, Nonviolence and the Body

Body-Centered Psychotherapy: The Hakomi Method - The Integrated Use of Mindfulness, Nonviolence and the Body

by Ron Kurtz

  • Paperback £16.99

A must-read for anyone interested in the body-centered movement in psychotherapy. The Hakomi Method integrates the use of mindfulness, nonviolence, meditation, and holism into a highly original... (more)

The Supervisory Encounter: A guide for teachers of psychodynamic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis

The Supervisory Encounter: A guide for teachers of psychodynamic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis

Edited by Daniel Jacobs, Donald J. Meyer

  • Paperback £18.95

This text offers a theoretical and technical framework for understanding and deepening the supervisory process in therapist training. It includes descriptions of: the phases of supervision; its... (more)

Individual Psychotherapy and the Science of Psychodynamics

Individual Psychotherapy and the Science of Psychodynamics

by David Malan

  • Paperback £44.99

This revised second edition offers a description of the technique of dynamic psychotherapy, and deals with both its theory and its practice. Practical applications - using different techniques - are... (more)

Weathering the Storms: Psychotherapy for Psychosis

Weathering the Storms: Psychotherapy for Psychosis

by Murray Jackson

  • Paperback £37.50 (RRP : £43.00 You save £5.50)
  • eBook £30.10 (RRP : £43.00 You save £12.90)
  • Paperback + eBook £39.50 (RRP : £73.10 You save £33.60)

'In a series of fascinating supervisory case studies Jackson draws on Kleinian concepts and Scandinavian clinical experience to show how a psychotherapeutic approach can, through a combination of... (more)

Momma and the Meaning of Life: Tales of Psychotherapy

Momma and the Meaning of Life: Tales of Psychotherapy

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £8.99

An exceptionally compelling and beautifully written collection of psychological case studies. This classic medium, first popularised by Freud and, more recently, by Oliver Sacks and Yalom himself,... (more)

A Psychodynamic Approach to Brief Therapy

A Psychodynamic Approach to Brief Therapy

by Gertrud Mander

  • Paperback £20.99

A concise and informative guide for trainees and practitioners which demonstrates how the principles of psychoanalytic theory can be adapted and used in the practice of brief therapy. 184 pages.... (more)

Beyond Empathy: A Therapy of Contact-in Relationships

Beyond Empathy: A Therapy of Contact-in Relationships

by Richard G. Erskine, Janet P. Moursund

  • Hardback £65.00

The authors of this book focus on the importance of relationship in psychotherapy. Relationships between people form the basis of our daily lives. It offers therapists a methodology for assisting... (more)

Sort by :
Showing 91 to 120 of 2315 items sorted by Popularity
<< Page 1 | .. | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | .. | 78 >>
pad
pad