Roy Schafer

Roy Schafer has sixty years of experience as a psychoanalytic therapist, during which time he has been an active teacher in his own Institutes and a guest lecturer and teacher in many others in the U.S. He has contributed to numerous English language psychoanalytic journals and his books and articles have been translated into several languages. He has held academic positions as Clinical Professor at Yale and Cornell University Medical Schools. He was the first Freud Memorial Professor 1975-76 at University College London. He has received many honours from his colleagues and in 2009 the International Psychoanalytical Association honoured him with its prestigious Scientific Achievement Award.

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The Analytic Attitude

The Analytic Attitude

by Roy Schafer

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'It is my aim in this book, writes Dr Schafer, 'to clarify the intellectual and emotional attitude adopted by the analyst at work.'

"The analytic attitude" ranks as one of Freud's greatest... (more)

Tradition and Change in Psychoanalysis

Tradition and Change in Psychoanalysis

by Roy Schafer

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This book traces a line of continuity in psychoanalysis back to Freud and his immediate followers, and describes the major transformations that followed, particularly in the works of Heinz Hartmann... (more)

Bad Feelings: Selected Psychoanalytic Essays

Bad Feelings: Selected Psychoanalytic Essays

by Roy Schafer

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Everyone experiences "bad" feelings - guilt, shame, humiliation, envy and more. Yet despite the fact that such emotions are a common occurrence, these painful feelings are often labelled as wrong, a... (more)

Insight and Interpretation: The Essential Tools of Psychoanalysis

Insight and Interpretation: The Essential Tools of Psychoanalysis

by Roy Schafer

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Insight and interpretation are crucial tools of the psychoanalytic process that have been neglected and misunderstood in recent psychoanalytic literature, where the focus has shifted to the effects... (more)

Tragic Knots in Psychoanalysis: New Papers on Psychoanalysis

Tragic Knots in Psychoanalysis: New Papers on Psychoanalysis

by Roy Schafer

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This is a collection of published and unpublished papers on clinical, theoretical and applied aspects of psychoanalysis that take up various aspects of unconscious mental processes and conflicts and... (more)

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