The Power of Attachment: How to Create Deep and Lasting Intimate Relationships
How traumatic events can break our vital connections―and how to restore love, wholeness, and resiliency in your life.From our earliest years, we develop an attachment style that follows us through life, replaying in our daily emotional landscape, our relationships, and how we feel about ourselves. A..
It is necessary to "tame" emotions and then recognize them, transforming boundaries into extremely powerful resources and building an alliance between intelligence and instinct, reason and feeling, calculation and emotion. Nardone proposes that we address them as an exploration of the complexity of ..
This work aims to value play and stimulate its use in working with children, who by playing encourage this capacity in professionals and allow everyone to continue learning while putting themselves, over and over again, "in play." Play, for children, is a privileged means of expression, which makes ..
Did you know that Freud was addicted to cocaine? And that great psychologists suffered low self-esteem? Imagine what Hitler's psychoanalysis was like? The most famous psychologists have not escaped suffering from disorders such as depression, paranoia or lack of self-esteem. In these pages we will l..
In this book, Jay Joseph presents an up-to-date, thoroughly documented, and much-needed critical appraisal of schizophrenia genetic research. His findings have important implications for psychiatry, behavioral genetics, and the social and behavioral sciences in general. For generations, there has be..
«Each person's sense of identity is influenced by his or her sense of belonging to a specific family».
Few scholars have exercised such a profound influence on the theory and practice of family therapy as Salvador Minuchin. This new edition of Families and Family Therapy - a class..
In this instant New York Times bestseller, Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit". “Inspiration for non-geniuses everywhere” (People).The daughter of a scientist who f..
In medicine, it is an honor to have a disease named after the physician who fought against it. Hans Asperger was known until recently by his eponym - Asperger's Syndrome - and by an impeccable biography that he himself had helped to build. The child psychiatrist had managed to go down in history as ..
Society is highly sensitized to cases of child abuse from the helplessness of children. . This book provides a historical-comparative approach to studying the work of Child Services, opening a way to anticipate the effects of the current system and take steps to correct it...
For the first time, a synthetic and rigorous text on the constitutive principles of Lacan's work, which systematically exposes the theoretical-clinical foundations of the inaugural thesis of «the unconscious structured as a language».
Appreciated for the sobriety of its concepts, disconcerting for i..
A hands-on approach to exploring the human mind.Too often, textbooks turn the noteworthy theories, principles, and experiments of psychology into tedious discourse that even Freud would want to repress. Psych 101 cuts out the boring details and statistics, and instead, gives you a lesson in psycholo..
What is the relationship between food and the unconscious? This intricate link is behind eating problems such as anorexia (adolescent or infantile), bulimia, obesity and in general uncontrolled eating disorders. In this new book, the result of a long clinical research work, Domenico Cosenza elaborat..