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Engaging Primitive Anxieties of the Emerging Self: The Legacy of Frances Tustin

Engaging Primitive Anxieties of the Emerging Self: The Legacy of Frances Tustin

Edited by Howard B. Levine, David G. Power

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Frances Tustin was a pioneering child psychotherapist who broke new ground in working with autistic children in the latter half of the twentieth century. This book amplifies and extends contributions... (more)

Explorations in Autism

Explorations in Autism

Edited by Donald Meltzer, Shirley Hoxter

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Explorations in Autism is a turning point in both the understanding of and the clinical approach to autism. The clinical material gradually unveils the geography of the internal mother (which proved... (more)

Changing Destinies: The Re-Start Infant Family Programme for Early Autistic Behaviours

Changing Destinies: The Re-Start Infant Family Programme for Early Autistic Behaviours

by Stella Acquarone, Isabel Jimenez Acquarone

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The term ‘pre-autism’ is becoming more widespread as a result of growing awareness of the importance of a child’s first three years of life in diagnosing behaviours which, if untreated, can develop... (more)

Autism in Childhood and Autistic Features in Adults: A Psychoanalytic Perspective

Autism in Childhood and Autistic Features in Adults: A Psychoanalytic Perspective

Edited by Kate Barrows

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This is the first collection of papers published in this country which spans work with autistic children and autistic features in adults. The links between the two groups make for fascinating reading... (more)

Post-Autism: A Psychoanalytical Narrative, with Supervisions by Donald Meltzer

Post-Autism: A Psychoanalytical Narrative, with Supervisions by Donald Meltzer

by Marisa Pelella Melega

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Post-Autism recounts in close and vivid detail the story of the author’s struggle to analyse and communicate with a pubertal boy who presented with a diagnosis of untreated infantile autism. Marisa... (more)

The Many Faces of Asperger's Syndrome

The Many Faces of Asperger's Syndrome

Edited by Maria Rhode, Trudy Klauber

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This is the first book on the psychoanalytic treatment of children, young people and adults with Asperger's syndrome. It includes multi-disciplinary contributions on psychiatric perspectives and... (more)

The Creation of the Self and Language: Primitive Sensory Relations of the Child with the Outside World (+ DVD)

The Creation of the Self and Language: Primitive Sensory Relations of the Child with the Outside World (+ DVD)

by David Rosenfeld

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'This book, with its accompanying DVD, "NOW I AM A REAL KID" has made it possible for us to witness what David Rosenfeld’s treatment of Benjamin, a young boy with a diagnosis of autism, was actually... (more)

The Protective Shell in Children and Adults

The Protective Shell in Children and Adults

by Frances Tustin

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The Protective Shell in Children and Adults does not propose a 'cure' for autism. Rather, it suggests that psychotherapeutic treatment which is based on a deep understanding of the function of autism... (more)

Asperger's Children: Psychodynamics, Aetiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Asperger's Children: Psychodynamics, Aetiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment

by Robin Holloway

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The DSM-5 (2013) classifies all autism-related disorders, including Asperger’s, under the heading “autism spectrum disorder.” This book argues that this lumping together is unhelpful for clinicians.... (more)

Autism and Childhood Psychosis

Autism and Childhood Psychosis

by Frances Tustin

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This is Frances Tustin's first book and the original statement of her views on autistic states of mind and the genesis of varieties of childhood psychosis. In it, she tackles problems of diagnosis as... (more)

Autistic Transformations: Bion's Theory and Autistic Phenomena

Autistic Transformations: Bion's Theory and Autistic Phenomena

by Celia Fix Korbivcher

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This book is a collection of articles written between 1992 and 2005 which attempts to bring two universes together – Bion’s referential and autistic phenomena. The field of clinical work which the... (more)

Signs of Autism in Infants: Recognition and Early Intervention

Signs of Autism in Infants: Recognition and Early Intervention

Edited by Stella Acquarone

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As a group, babies later diagnosed as autistic are found to have more complications during gestation and delivery than their normal siblings and others. In addition to all these complications,... (more)

Autistic Barriers in Neurotic Patients

Autistic Barriers in Neurotic Patients

by Frances Tustin

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Autismo y Cuerpo: El Lenguaje en los Trazos de la Perfección

Autismo y Cuerpo: El Lenguaje en los Trazos de la Perfección

by Liora Stavchansky

  • Paperback $19.95

¿Cómo iniciar una escritura donde la palabra cojea, o más bien, cuando sólo aparece como periférica? Esa es la figura del autismo. No es gratuito que se denomine "espectro autista" a la resistencia... (more)

Coaching People with Asperger's Syndrome

Coaching People with Asperger's Syndrome

by Bill Goodyear

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This book arises from a lifetime's practical experience of work with people with Asperger's syndrome and autism. People with Asperger's syndrome easily drop through the net and fall into the wrong... (more)

Arctic Spring: Potential for Growth in Adults with Psychosis and Autism

Arctic Spring: Potential for Growth in Adults with Psychosis and Autism

by Laura Tremelloni

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The title of this book takes us on an imaginary voyage to a distant land where people live in extremely difficult and uncomfortable climatic and environmental conditions. In the same way, psychotic... (more)

Autism, The Way Forward: A Self-Help Guide to Teaching Children on the Autistic Spectrum

Autism, The Way Forward: A Self-Help Guide to Teaching Children on the Autistic Spectrum

by Stephanie Louise

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Specifically written for all those families who are unable to receive funding for their child's programme, and is an invaluable tool for new tutors coming into the field. The book is a step-by-step... (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

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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)

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