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Manual for Short-term Psychoanalytic Child Therapy (PaCT)

Manual for Short-term Psychoanalytic Child Therapy (PaCT)

by Tanja Gottken, Kai von Klitzing

  • Paperback £30.87 (RRP : £32.99 save £2.12)

Manualisation of psychodynamic psychotherapy poses a formidable challenge, but may prove indispensable in the effort to disseminate short-term psychodynamic treatments to a wider patient community.... (more)

Mental Handicap and the Human Condition: An Analytic Approach to Intellectual Disability: Second Updated Edition

Mental Handicap and the Human Condition: An Analytic Approach to Intellectual Disability: Second Updated Edition

by Valerie Sinason

  • Paperback £19.95

This book was an instant classic when it first appeared in 1992 and has continued to be a key text ever since. Easy to read yet profound in its meaning, it offers hope to professionals, family... (more)

Healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development and Clinical Practice

Healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development and Clinical Practice

Edited by Diana Fosha, Marion F. Solomon

  • Hardback £28.80 (RRP : £32.00 save £3.20)

We are hardwired to connect with one another, and we connect through our emotions. Our brains, bodies, and minds are inseparable from the emotions that animate them.

Normal human development relies... (more)

Psychotherapy with Adolescent Girls and Young Women: Fostering Autonomy Through Attachment

Psychotherapy with Adolescent Girls and Young Women: Fostering Autonomy Through Attachment

by Elizabeth Perl

  • Paperback £24.01 (RRP : £24.99 save £0.98)

Adolescent girls and young women in therapy - even those who genuinely desire change - often are highly ambivalent and difficult to engage. This book provides fresh insights and powerful clinical... (more)

The Nursery Age Child

The Nursery Age Child

by Jenny Davids

  • Paperback £16.99

This book aims to facilitate the understandings of nursery age children, that is, children around three, four and five years, and their parents. Children of these ages are particularly fascinating.... (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 £39.27 (RRP : £42.99 save £3.72)

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)

Feeling Like Crap: Young People and the Meaning of Self-esteem

Feeling Like Crap: Young People and the Meaning of Self-esteem

by Nick Luxmoore

  • Paperback £13.99

We use the word all the time, but what exactly is 'self-esteem', and how do young people develop it? "Feeling Like Crap" explores how a young person's self is constructed, and what might help that... (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 Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook - What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing

The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook - What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing

by Bruce Perry, Maia Szalavitz

  • Paperback £13.99

Child psychiatrist Bruce Perry has helped children faced with unimaginable horror: genocide survivors, starving youngsters raised in cages, toddlers who witnessed their parents' murders, teenagers... (more)

Theory and Practice in Child Psychoanalysis: An Introduction to the Work of Francoise Dolto

Theory and Practice in Child Psychoanalysis: An Introduction to the Work of Francoise Dolto

Edited by Guy Hall, Francoise Hivernel

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

During her lifetime Francoise Dolto revolutionized the psychoanalytic understanding of childhood. As an early pioneer, she emphasized that the child is to be recognized from birth as a person. As a... (more)

The Performance of Practice: Enhancing the Repertoire of Therapy with Children and Families

The Performance of Practice: Enhancing the Repertoire of Therapy with Children and Families

by Jim Wilson

  • Paperback £30.03 (RRP : £30.99 save £0.96)

'This book is about how to maintain an aliveness to the possibilities in therapy and practice and how to challenge ideas of orthodoxy in theory and methodologies that can become stale or followed... (more)

Understanding Your Young Child with Special Needs

Understanding Your Young Child with Special Needs

by Pamela Bartram

  • Paperback £9.99

Understanding Your Young Child with special needs" explores the developmental impact of disability on normal stages of child development, and examines the complex nature of the emotional bonds... (more)

Your Teenager: Thinking About Your Child During the Secondary School Years

Your Teenager: Thinking About Your Child During the Secondary School Years

by Martha Harris

  • Paperback £28.99

The Teenager books by Martha Harris, originally published in 1969, take a similar approach to her long-term bestseller Thinking about Infants and Young Children. Rooted vividly in the practicalities... (more)

Invisible Boundaries: Psychosis and Autism in Children and Adolescents

Invisible Boundaries: Psychosis and Autism in Children and Adolescents

Edited by Didier Houzel, Maria Rhode

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

The chapters of this book are all written by experienced psychoanalytically oriented psychotherapists and address different aspects of the psychotherapeutic treatment with psychotic children or... (more)

Infant Observation at the Heart of Training

Infant Observation at the Heart of Training

by Janine Sternberg

  • Paperback £35.07 (RRP : £36.99 save £1.92)

The study of infant observation is widely used as part of training to become a psychoanalytic psychotherapist; the skills learned through infant observation can be widely applied to practicing... (more)

The Learning Relationship: Psychoanalytic Thinking in Education

The Learning Relationship: Psychoanalytic Thinking in Education

by Biddy Youell

  • Paperback £27.89 (RRP : £30.99 save £3.10)

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)

Adolescence and Psychoanalysis: The Story and the History

Adolescence and Psychoanalysis: The Story and the History

Edited by Maja Perret-Catipovic, Francois Ladame

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

This collection of classic and contemporary essays makes a major contribution to the reassessment of psychoanalytic understanding and treatment of adults.

Contributors:
Peter Blos, Raymond... (more)

The Child Psychotherapist and Problems of Young People

The Child Psychotherapist and Problems of Young People

Edited by Dilys Daws, Mary Boston

  • Paperback £32.55 (RRP : £34.99 save £2.44)

Many parents at some time dread that a child of theirs may be mentally ill or disturbed. But even after a generation of child psychology, psychiatry and psychotherapy, they still frequently fear to... (more)

Facing It Out: Clinical Perspectives on Adolescent Disturbance

Facing It Out: Clinical Perspectives on Adolescent Disturbance

Edited by Robin Anderson, Anna Dartington

  • Paperback £30.03 (RRP : £30.99 save £0.96)

Based on the wealth of experience gathered in the forty years of the life of the Adolescent Department at the Clinic, this covers a full range of clinical work with some of the most difficult areas... (more)

The Adolescent Psyche: Jungian and Winnicottian Perspectives

The Adolescent Psyche: Jungian and Winnicottian Perspectives

by Richard Frankel

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

Drawing on Jung's concept of individuation, Richard Frankel provides an introduction to the theory and practice of adolescent psychology. His advice and guidelines should be of interest to anyone... (more)

Psychotic States in Children

Psychotic States in Children

Edited by Margaret Rustin, Maria Rhode

  • Paperback £30.03 (RRP : £30.99 save £0.96)

Developments in the understanding and psychotherapeutic treatment of children and adolescents suffering from psychotic levels of disturbance are dealt with in this work, from the Tavistock Clinic... (more)

Autistic Barriers in Neurotic Patients

Autistic Barriers in Neurotic Patients

by Frances Tustin

  • Paperback £34.23 (RRP : £35.99 save £1.76)

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Therapeutic Consultations in Child Psychiatry

Therapeutic Consultations in Child Psychiatry

by Donald W. Winnicott

  • Paperback £40.95 (RRP : £43.99 save £3.04)

Over a period of several decades, D.W. Winnicott evolved a personal way of relating to and communicating with children, offering them a live professional setting in which to discover themselves. He... (more)

Children as Individuals

Children as Individuals

by Michael Fordham

  • Paperback £18.95

Third edition. In this classic text, Jung's concept of archetypes is applied to the study of childhood development. Research on intra-uterine life and infancy has strengthened the author's view of... (more)

Human Nature

Human Nature

by Donald W. Winnicott

  • Paperback £19.95

This is Donald Winnicott's only attempt to write an overview of his ideas. It remained unfinished at his death in 1971. It is an ambitious work. The chapters offer his perspective on most of the main... (more)

Children in Care in Colombia: Disturbed Family Contexts and Psychic Structure

Children in Care in Colombia: Disturbed Family Contexts and Psychic Structure

by Cecilia Muñoz Vila

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

This book documents research and therapeutic work carried out with children and adolescents living in social care or disturbed family circumstances in Bogota, Colombia. The children, aged from two... (more)

Handbook of Peer Interactions, Relationships, and Groups: Second Edition

Handbook of Peer Interactions, Relationships, and Groups: Second Edition

Edited by William M. Bukowski, Brett Laursen

  • Paperback £37.99

The definitive handbook on peer relations has now been significantly revised with 55% new material. Bringing together leading authorities, this volume presents cutting-edge research on the dynamics... (more)

Teaching Mindfulness to Empower Adolescents

Teaching Mindfulness to Empower Adolescents

Edited by Matthew Brensilver, JoAnna Hardy

  • Paperback £15.29 (RRP : £16.99 save £1.70)

Matthew Brensilver, JoAnna Hardy and Oren Jay Sofer provide a powerful guide to help teachers master the essential competencies needed to successfully share mindfulness practices with teens and... (more)

Transforming Child Mental Health

Transforming Child Mental Health

by Elizabeth Allison, Chloe Campbell

  • Hardback £20.00

Most mental health problems have their origins in childhood and adolescence. 50% of mental health problems are established by age 14 and 75% by age 24.

When difficulties start early, they can... (more)

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