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How it Feels to be You: Objects, Play and Child Psychotherapy

How it Feels to be You: Objects, Play and Child Psychotherapy

by Tamsin Cottis

  • Paperback £17.99 (RRP : £19.99 save £2.00)

Through the stories of individual children, this book illuminates the process of creative, play-based child psychotherapy. Each chapter focuses on a specific issue that brings a child or a young... (more)

Gender Dysphoria: A Therapeutic Model for Working with Children, Adolescents and Young Adults

Gender Dysphoria: A Therapeutic Model for Working with Children, Adolescents and Young Adults

by Susan Evans, Marcus Evans

  • Paperback £25.19 (RRP : £27.99 save £2.80)

In recent years, there has been an explosion in the number of children and young people who diagnose themselves as gender dysphoric, or trans. In the UK, and worldwide, there is a growing tendency to... (more)

Dark Side of the Womb: Pregnancy, Parenting and Persecutory Anxieties

Dark Side of the Womb: Pregnancy, Parenting and Persecutory Anxieties

by Joan Raphael-Leff

  • Paperback £20.00

Contents:

Chapter 1: MATERNAL ORIENTATIONS - Mothers' Approaches to Pregnancy, Birth and Parenting

Chapter 2: FAMILY CLIMATES - Interaction Between Fathers, Mothers, Babies and Siblings

Chapter... (more)

Finding Your Way with Your Baby: The Emotional Life of Parents and Babies

Finding Your Way with Your Baby: The Emotional Life of Parents and Babies

by Dilys Daws, Alexandra de Rementeria

  • Paperback £13.49 (RRP : £14.99 save £1.50)

Finding Your Way with Your Baby explores the emotional experience of the baby in the first year and that of the mother, father and other significant adults.

This updated edition is informed by... (more)

A Psychotherapeutic Understanding of Eating Disorders in Children and Young People: Ways to Release the Imprisoned Self

A Psychotherapeutic Understanding of Eating Disorders in Children and Young People: Ways to Release the Imprisoned Self

by Jeanne Magagna

  • Paperback £26.99 (RRP : £29.99 save £3.00)

This important book shows how psychotherapy can address severe eating disorders in children and young people, illustrating the ways an imprisoned self can be released from suffering.

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Scattered Minds: The Origins and Healing of Attention Deficit Disorder

Scattered Minds: The Origins and Healing of Attention Deficit Disorder

by Gabor Mate

  • Paperback £10.99

Scattered Minds explodes the myth of attention deficit disorder as genetically based - and offers real hope and advice for children and adults who live with the condition.

Gabor Mate is a... (more)

On Adolescence: Inside Stories

On Adolescence: Inside Stories

by Margot Waddell

  • Paperback £36.99

Adolescence and adolescent states of mind have seldom captured so much attention publicly, nor have they stirred so much anxiety and disturbance privately. This long acknowledged, problematic,... (more)

Child Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Primary Schools: Tavistock Approaches

Child Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Primary Schools: Tavistock Approaches

Edited by Katie Argent

  • Paperback £22.49 (RRP : £24.99 save £2.50)

This book investigates the experiences of severely troubled children and their families, teachers, and child psychoanalytic psychotherapists working together in primary schools.

The book begins... (more)

From Trauma to Harming Others: Therapeutic Work with Delinquent, Violent and Sexually Harmful Children and Young People

From Trauma to Harming Others: Therapeutic Work with Delinquent, Violent and Sexually Harmful Children and Young People

Edited by Ariel Nathanson, Graham Music

  • Paperback £22.49 (RRP : £24.99 save £2.50)

From Trauma to Harming Others shows the approach of professionals from the world-renowned Portman Clinic, which specializes in work with violence, delinquency and sexual acting out.

This book... (more)

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy: Making the Conscious Unconscious: Third Edition

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy: Making the Conscious Unconscious: Third Edition

by Peter Blake

  • Paperback £35.99 (RRP : £39.99 save £4.00)

In this new edition Blake gives a personal account of his professional experience of working with children and adolescents over the last 45 years. Providing a wonderful integration of the conceptual... (more)

The Collected Works of Melanie Klein

The Collected Works of Melanie Klein

by Melanie Klein

  • Hardback £120.00

A four-volume set including Melanie Klein's best-known works.

This is a facsimile edition of the 1975 Hogarth Press four-volume set.

Volume I - “Love, Guilt and Reparation” and Other Works... (more)

Understanding Your Baby

Understanding Your Baby

by Sophie Boswell, Your Child Understanding

  • Paperback £10.99
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How do you decide whether to breast feed your baby and what are the emotions involved for mother and baby when the baby rejects a feed, or when breast feeding stops? What happens when a baby starts... (more)

Nurturing Children: From Trauma to Growth Using Attachment Theory, Psychoanalysis and Neurobiology

Nurturing Children: From Trauma to Growth Using Attachment Theory, Psychoanalysis and Neurobiology

by Graham Music

  • Paperback £20.99

Nurturing Children describes children's lives transformed through therapy. Drawing on decades of experience, internationally respected clinician and trainer Graham Music tackles major issues... (more)

Psychoanalytical Notebooks No.28: The Child

Psychoanalytical Notebooks No.28: The Child

Edited by Natalie Wulfing, Eric Zuliani

  • Paperback £15.00

Contents

EDITORIAL . Natalie Wulfing

Éric Zuliani - Special Issue Editorial

ORIENTATION

Jacques-Alain Miller . The Child and the Object

THE LACANIAN CLINIC

Jean-Robert Rabanel . The... (more)

Playing and Reality

Playing and Reality

by Donald W. Winnicott

  • Paperback £18.99

An overview of his work, including sections on transitional space and objects, playing, the mirror role of mothers, and creativity. (more)

Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Puberty and Adolescence: The Inner Worlds of Teenagers and their Parents

Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Puberty and Adolescence: The Inner Worlds of Teenagers and their Parents

by Gertraud Diem-Wille

  • Paperback £26.99 (RRP : £29.99 save £3.00)

Puberty is a time of tumultuous transition from childhood to adulthood activated by rapid physical changes, hormonal development and explosive activity of neurons. This book explores puberty through... (more)

The Thinking Heart: Three Levels of Psychoanalytic Work in Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents

The Thinking Heart: Three Levels of Psychoanalytic Work in Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents

by Anne Alvarez

  • Paperback £34.99

How do we talk about feelings to children who are cut off from feeling? How do we raise hope and a sense of safety in despairing and terrified children without offering false hope? How do we reach... (more)

The Maturational Processes and the Facilitating Environment: Studies in the Theory of Emotional Development

The Maturational Processes and the Facilitating Environment: Studies in the Theory of Emotional Development

by Donald W. Winnicott

  • Paperback £40.49 (RRP : £44.99 save £4.50)

The collection of papers that forms The Maturational Processes and the Facilitating Environment brings together Dr. Winnicott's published and unpublished papers on psychoanalysis and child... (more)

When A Child Grieves: Psychoanalytic Understanding and Technique

When A Child Grieves: Psychoanalytic Understanding and Technique

by Corinne Masur

  • Paperback £25.19 (RRP : £27.99 save £2.80)

For many years, debate has raged as to whether children are capable of embarking on a true mourning process. In When a Child Grieves, Corinne Masur provides an excellent overview of the myriad... (more)

Reading Klein

Reading Klein

by Margaret Rustin, Michael Rustin

  • Paperback £34.99

Reading Klein provides an introduction to the work of one of the twentieth century's greatest psychoanalysts, known in particular for her contribution in developing child analysis and for her vivid... (more)

Understanding 4-5-Year-Olds

Understanding 4-5-Year-Olds

by Lesley Maroni

  • Paperback £10.99
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Understanding 4-5-year-olds gives a thoughtful overview of the challenges that children face as they gradually move away from a strong attachment to their families and turn towards the wider world of... (more)

Understanding Your Two-Year-Old

Understanding Your Two-Year-Old

by Lisa Miller, Your Child Understanding

  • Paperback £10.99

What makes children in their 'terrible twos' behave as they do? How can parents decide when their child is ready for day care, and manage their child's transition to a trusted child minder? Lisa... (more)

Understanding 12-14-Year-Olds

Understanding 12-14-Year-Olds

by Margot Waddell, Your Child Understanding

  • Paperback £10.99

Margot Waddell offers helpful advice to parents whose children have reached the turbulent teenage years. From conflict management to addressing issues of bullying, stealing and same-sex friendships,... (more)

The Myth of Attachment Theory: A Critical Understanding for Multicultural Societies

The Myth of Attachment Theory: A Critical Understanding for Multicultural Societies

by Heidi Keller

  • Paperback £31.49 (RRP : £34.99 save £3.50)

The Myth of Attachment Theory confronts the uncritical acceptance of attachment theory - challenging its scientific basis and questioning the relevance in our modern, superdiverse and multicultural... (more)

Mentalization-Based Treatment for Adolescents: A Practical Treatment Guide

Mentalization-Based Treatment for Adolescents: A Practical Treatment Guide

Edited by Trudie Rossouw, Maria Wiwe

  • Paperback £22.49 (RRP : £24.99 save £2.50)

Mentalization-Based Treatment for Adolescents (MBT-A)is a practical guide for child and adolescent mental health professionals to help enhance their knowledge, skills and practice.

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The Baby and the Drive: Lacanian Work with Newborns and Infants

The Baby and the Drive: Lacanian Work with Newborns and Infants

by Marie Couvert

  • Paperback £29.99

The Baby and the Drive presents a new reading of psychoanalytic drive theory, as well as offering clinical tools for early identification of difficulties and intervention with babies and their... (more)

Closely Observed Infants

Closely Observed Infants

Edited by Lisa Miller, Margaret Rustin

  • Paperback £24.99

For many years the regular observation of infants during the first two years of life has been a vital element in the training of child psychotherapists at the Tavistock Clinic. This book presents... (more)

Mentalizing in Child Therapy: Guidelines for Clinical Practitioners: Second Edition

Mentalizing in Child Therapy: Guidelines for Clinical Practitioners: Second Edition

by Annelies Verheugt-Pleiter, Jolien Zevalkink

  • Paperback £26.99 (RRP : £29.99 save £3.00)

Mentalizing in Child Therapy focuses on open-ended psychotherapy for children with complex mental health issues and attachment problems. It offers examples of personalized and integrated treatment... (more)

The Mentalization Guidebook

The Mentalization Guidebook

by Janne Oestergaard Hagelquist

  • Paperback £42.99

The Mentalization Guidebook is a tool for professionals working with traumatisted and neglected people who want to use mentalization in their work. The intention of the book is to show the best... (more)

Understanding 8-9-year-olds

Understanding 8-9-year-olds

by Biddy Youell

  • Paperback £10.99

Understanding 8-9-Year-Olds describes how children grow and change as they move further away from reliance on home and family, out into the world of school and community. Children of this age develop... (more)

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