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The Ego and the Mechanisms of Defence

The Ego and the Mechanisms of Defence

by Anna Freud

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

When The Ego and the Mechanisms of Defense was first published in German in 1936 it was at once recognized as a major contribution to psychoanalytic psychology, and its translation into English... (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)

The Importance of Play in Early Childhood Education: Psychoanalytic, Attachment, and Developmental Perspectives

The Importance of Play in Early Childhood Education: Psychoanalytic, Attachment, and Developmental Perspectives

Edited by Marilyn Charles, Jill Bellinson

  • Paperback £26.85 (RRP : £29.99 save £3.14)

The Importance of Play in Early Childhood Education presents various theories of play and demonstrates how it serves communicative, developmental, and relational functions, highlighting the... (more)

The Tavistock Model: Papers on Child Development and Psychoanalytic Training

The Tavistock Model: Papers on Child Development and Psychoanalytic Training

by Martha Harris, Esther Bick

  • Paperback £26.99 (RRP : £29.99 save £3.00)
  • eBook £24.29 (RRP : £29.99 save £5.70)
  • Paperback + eBook £28.99 (RRP : £54.28 save £25.29)

This is one of a new two volume edition of Collected Papers of Martha Harris and Esther Bick, which includes some papers not published in the first edition. The companion volume, Adolescence, by... (more)

Latency: The Golden Age of Childhood

Latency: The Golden Age of Childhood

by Gertraud Diem-Wille

  • Paperback £23.99

This book concerns the child’s emotional and cognitive development during the period of latency. It constitutes a bridge between the first stormy years of child development and adolescence. The... (more)

The Mother-Infant Interaction Picture Book: Origins of Attachment

The Mother-Infant Interaction Picture Book: Origins of Attachment

by Beatrice Beebe, Phyllis Cohen

  • Hardback £23.00

Using video microanalysis-which captures moment-to-moment sequences of interactions-Beatrice Beebe and her colleagues have turned their lens on the most primary of relationships, mother and infant.... (more)

The Twin Enigma: An Exploration of Our Enduring Fascination with Twins

The Twin Enigma: An Exploration of Our Enduring Fascination with Twins

by Vivienne Lewin

  • Paperback £28.35 (RRP : £28.99 save £0.64)

The book offers a unique in-depth understanding of the twin relationship, and the way in which twin development is affected by our attitudes to twins and our enduring fascination with them. It... (more)

Do Mothers Dream of Electric Babies?: The Importance of Emotional Bonds for Growing, Nurturing, and Educating

Do Mothers Dream of Electric Babies?: The Importance of Emotional Bonds for Growing, Nurturing, and Educating

by Giuliana Mieli

  • Paperback £24.29 (RRP : £26.99 save £2.70)

We live in a society that ignores and disregards attachment needs and feelings. Starting from this consideration, the author describes the stages of human emotional development in a lucid narrative... (more)

Early Development and its Disturbances: Clinical, Conceptual and Empirical Research on ADHD and other Psychopathologies and its Epistemological Reflections

Early Development and its Disturbances: Clinical, Conceptual and Empirical Research on ADHD and other Psychopathologies and its Epistemological Reflections

Edited by Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Jorge Canestri

  • Paperback £37.59 (RRP : £39.99 save £2.40)

In this volume internationally well known experts discuss whether psychoanalysis - with its rich mix of clinical experiences and conceptualizations of early development and symptoms - has something... (more)

Work Discussion: Learning from Reflective Practice in Work with Children and Families

Work Discussion: Learning from Reflective Practice in Work with Children and Families

Edited by Margaret Rustin, Jonathan Bradley

  • Paperback £28.35 (RRP : £28.99 save £0.64)

'Work Discussion brings together a combination of close observation of, and personal and interpersonal responses to, the minutiae of the work setting and its dynamics, both internal and external.... (more)

The Learning Relationship: Psychoanalytic Thinking in Education

The Learning Relationship: Psychoanalytic Thinking in Education

by Biddy Youell

  • Paperback £26.09 (RRP : £28.99 save £2.90)

This book offers a psychoanalytic perspective on learning and teaching and on many of the issues which preoccupy those who work in educational institutions. It looks at the origins of learning in... (more)

Work with Parents: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents

Work with Parents: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents

Edited by John Tsiantis, Siv Boalt Boethious

  • Paperback £30.87 (RRP : £31.99 save £1.12)

Drawing on the rich range and depth of the clinical experience of the contributors, this welcome volume will be a valuable tool for clinicians and trainees. The authors share a powerful commitment to... (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 £39.27 (RRP : £41.99 save £2.72)

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)

Melanie Klein: The Basics

Melanie Klein: The Basics

by R.D. Hinshelwood, Tomasz Fortuna

  • Paperback £17.99

Melanie Klein: The Basics provides an accessible and concise introduction to the life and work of Melanie Klein, whose discoveries advanced those of Freud and other analysts, deepening our insight... (more)

What Works for Whom? A Critical Review of Treatments for Children and Adolescents: Second Edition

What Works for Whom? A Critical Review of Treatments for Children and Adolescents: Second Edition

by Peter Fonagy, David Cottrell

  • Paperback £34.99

The standard reference in the field, this acclaimed work synthesizes findings from hundreds of carefully selected studies of mental health treatments for children and adolescents. Chapters on... (more)

The Practice of Psychoanalytic Parent-Infant Psychotherapy: Claiming the Baby: Second Edition

The Practice of Psychoanalytic Parent-Infant Psychotherapy: Claiming the Baby: Second Edition

by Tessa Baradon, Michela Biseo

  • Paperback £31.71 (RRP : £32.99 save £1.28)

The Practice of Psychoanalytic Parent-Infant Psychotherapy is a comprehensive handbook, addressing the provision of therapeutic help for babies and their parents when their attachment relationship is... (more)

Surviving the Early Years: The Importance of Early Intervention with Babies at Risk

Surviving the Early Years: The Importance of Early Intervention with Babies at Risk

Edited by Stella Acquarone

  • Paperback £31.71 (RRP : £32.99 save £1.28)

This book is about the hope underlying the ability to survive the early years. Coleridge’s The Rime of the Ancient Mariner is both metaphor and framework of the despair and hopelessness that some... (more)

The Good Life: Wellbeing and the New Science of Altruism, Selfishness and Immorality

The Good Life: Wellbeing and the New Science of Altruism, Selfishness and Immorality

by Graham Music

  • Paperback £21.99

Are we born selfish or primed to help others? Does stress make people more antisocial? Can we ever be genuinely altruistic?

This book explores some of the dilemmas at the heart of being human.... (more)

Sibling Matters: A Psychoanalytic, Developmental, and Systemic Approach

Sibling Matters: A Psychoanalytic, Developmental, and Systemic Approach

Edited by Debbie Hindle, Susan Sherwin-White

  • Paperback £32.55 (RRP : £33.99 save £1.44)

This original book gives a timely exploration of the importance of sibling relationships from a multi-disciplinary perspective. It presents for the first time an account of the work on brothers and... (more)

The Course of Life: A 1979 Lecture by Anna Freud (DVD)

The Course of Life: A 1979 Lecture by Anna Freud (DVD)

by Anna Freud, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl

  • DVD £13.58 (RRP : £14.98 save £1.40)

Anna Freud delivered the lecture that is the basis for this film in the library of the Hampstead Centre in London, now the Anna Freud Centre. The year was 1979, she was 84 years old, and this was her... (more)

Understanding 10-11-year-olds

Understanding 10-11-year-olds

by Rebecca Bergese

  • Paperback £9.99

Understanding 10-11-Year-Olds introduces the challenges that face children as they start to make their transition from childhood into adolescence. Children at this age begin to express independence... (more)

The Silent Child: Communication without Words

The Silent Child: Communication without Words

Edited by Jeanne Magagna

  • Paperback £43.19 (RRP : £47.99 save £4.80)

The Silent Child: Communication without Words describes a way of understanding and communicating with children who are not speaking, but rather using their bodies and somatic symptoms to express... (more)

Live Company: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy with Autistic, Borderline, Deprived and Abused Children

Live Company: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy with Autistic, Borderline, Deprived and Abused Children

by Anne Alvarez

  • Paperback £30.03 (RRP : £32.99 save £2.96)

By integrating modern psychoanalytic theory with the new findings of infant development and infant psychiatry , this book sheds new light on ways of understanding autistic, psychotic, and severely... (more)

Coping with the Death of a Child: An Integrated Clinical Approach to Working with Bereaved Families

Coping with the Death of a Child: An Integrated Clinical Approach to Working with Bereaved Families

by Darin D. Schiffman

  • Paperback £26.85 (RRP : £29.99 save £3.14)

Coping with the Death of a Child shows clinicians how to integrate various therapeutic modalities and clinical approaches to grief therapy into one comprehensive model linked to positive... (more)

Creative Arts-Based Group Therapy with Adolescents: Theory and Practice

Creative Arts-Based Group Therapy with Adolescents: Theory and Practice

Edited by Craig Haen, Nancy Boyd Webb

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

Creative Arts-Based Group Therapy with Adolescents provides principles for effective use of different arts-based approaches in adolescent group therapy, grounding these principles in neuroscience and... (more)

The Newborn in the Intensive Care Unit: A Neuropsychoanalytic Prevention Model: Revised Edition

The Newborn in the Intensive Care Unit: A Neuropsychoanalytic Prevention Model: Revised Edition

by Romana Negri

  • Paperback £30.15 (RRP : £33.50 save £3.35)
  • eBook £27.14 (RRP : £33.50 save £6.36)
  • Paperback + eBook £32.15 (RRP : £60.64 save £28.49)

This book is all about the emotional experience of the baby who has not had enough of one type of life to be able to transfer its emotional allegiances to the new one. The approach to this problem,... (more)

The Teaching Effective Supervision of Child and Adolescent Analysis: Enriching the Candidate's Clinical Experience

The Teaching Effective Supervision of Child and Adolescent Analysis: Enriching the Candidate's Clinical Experience

Edited by Anita G. Schmukler, Paula G. Atkeson

  • Hardback £54.00 (RRP : £60.00 save £6.00)

In Teaching Effective Supervision of Child and Adolescent Analysis: Enriching the Candidate's Clinical Experience, Anita G. Schmukler and Paula G. Atkeson present a diverse guidebook that assists... (more)

Working with Relational and Developmental Trauma in Children and Adolescents

Working with Relational and Developmental Trauma in Children and Adolescents

by Karen Treisman

  • Paperback £33.39 (RRP : £35.99 save £2.60)

Working with Relational and Developmental Trauma in Children and Adolescents focuses on the multi-layered complex and dynamic area of trauma, loss and disrupted attachment on babies, children,... (more)

The Collected Works of D. W. Winnicott

The Collected Works of D. W. Winnicott

by Donald W. Winnicott

  • Hardback £1,235.25 (RRP : £1,372.50 save £137.25)

12-Volume Set

Donald Woods Winnicott (1896-1971) was one of Britain's leading psychoanalysts and pediatricians. The author of some of the most enduring theories of the child and of child analysis,... (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 £22.47 (RRP : £23.99 save £1.52)

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. It does so in a way that is deeply... (more)

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