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Classics in Group PsychotherapyA gift to the reading audience of contemporary group psychotherapists, social group workers and T-Group consultants. In one volume it likely includes some of the most seminal material on the development and explication of practice and behavioral theories in American group psychotherapy…presents material that is necessary, that should not be passed up, for carrying out historical and empirical research in the fields for group practice. It provides the opportunity to carefully consider the diffe…

The Psychoanalysis of Organizations: A psychoanalytic approach to behaviour in groups and organizations (Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions)One of the most pressing needs of modern society is to understand and construct organizations that are not only effective in terms of carrying out work but that also allow and encourage people to develop their full human potential. Psychoanalytic theory describes those primary processes that lie at the heart of human activity and provides new insights for understanding group and organizational behaviour. With a new introduction written by Vega Roberts, this Classic Edition of The Psychoanalysi…

The Anti-Group: Destructive Forces in the Group and their Creative Potential (Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions)The ‘anti-group’ is a major conceptual addition to the theory and practice of group psychotherapy. It comprises the negative, disruptive elements, which threaten to undermine and even destroy the group, but when contained, have the potential to mobilise the group’s creative processes. Understanding the ‘anti-group’ gives therapists new perspectives on the nature of relationships and alternative strategies for managing destructive behaviour….

Transactional Analysis in Psychotherapy: A Systematic Individual and Social Psychiatry.2015 Reprint of 1961 Edition. Full Facsimile of the original edition. Not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Berne is the originator of transactional analysis, which he made famous with his landmark publication “Games People Play.” In this work Berne lays the groundwork for a rational method for understanding and analyzing human behavior. “Transactional analysis” (TA), is a theory in psychology that examines the interactions, or ‘transactions’, between a person and other people….

The Anti-Group: Destructive Forces in the Group and their Creative Potential (Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions)The ‘anti-group’ is a major conceptual addition to the theory and practice of group psychotherapy. It comprises the negative, disruptive elements, which threaten to undermine and even destroy the group, but when contained, have the potential to mobilise the group’s creative processes. Understanding the ‘anti-group’ gives therapists new perspectives on the nature of relationships and alternative strategies for managing destructive behaviour….

Psychopharmacology & Psychobiology of EthnicityPsychopharmacology and Psychobiology of Ethnicity provides a unique overview of how ethnically defined populations respond to psychoactive drugs. Its renowned contributors review and summarize our current knowledge of ethnic differences and similarities among patients in response to psychotropic drugs….

Shattered Subjects: Trauma and Testimony in Women's Life-WritingJudith Herman has noted that ‘the most common post-traumatic disorders are those not of men in war but of women in civilian life.’ How have women survived, both individually and collectively, in the face of unimaginable trauma? In this important new book, Suzette A. Henke finds evidence that women often use writing in order to heal the wounds of psychological trauma. The literary testimonies of Colette, Hilda Doolittle, AnaIs Nin, Janet Frame, Audre Lorde, and Sylvia Fraser provide startling evi…

How Are You Feeling Today Baby Bear?: Exploring Big Feelings After Living in a Stormy HomeBaby Bear lives in a home with the Big Bears, and loves to chase butterflies and make mud pies – they make Baby Bear’s tummy fill with sunshine. Then, one night, Baby Bear hears a big storm downstairs in the house and in the morning, Baby Bear’s tummy starts to feel grey and rainy. How will such a small bear cope with these big new feelings?This sensitive, charming storybook is written to help children who have lived with violence at home to begin to explore and name their feelings. Accompanied …

Couples in Conflict: Classic Edition (Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions)Baby Bear lives in a home with the Big Bears, and loves to chase butterflies and make mud pies – they make Baby Bear’s tummy fill with sunshine. Then, one night, Baby Bear hears a big storm downstairs in the house and in the morning, Baby Bear’s tummy starts to feel grey and rainy. How will such a small bear cope with these big new feelings?This sensitive, charming storybook is written to help children who have lived with violence at home to begin to explore and name their feelings. Accompanied …