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Psychotherapy with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse: The Invisible Men

Psychotherapy with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse: The Invisible Men

by Alan Corbett

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While the psychotherapeutic world has made significant strides in documenting the treatment of women victims of sexual abuse, little has been written on therapeutic responses to men. This may be... (more)

Consulting to Chaos: An Approach to Patient-Centred Reflective Practice

Consulting to Chaos: An Approach to Patient-Centred Reflective Practice

Edited by John Gordon, Gabriel Kirtchuk

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In clinical work, an awareness of patients’ subjective experiences, particularly their perceptions of interpersonal relationships, is indispensable. The aim of this book is to improve care and... (more)

Sexual Abuse and the Sexual Offender: Common Man or Monster?

Sexual Abuse and the Sexual Offender: Common Man or Monster?

by Barry Maletzky

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Sexual Abuse and the Sexual Offender examines the myths perpetuated by the media and widely held by the public, by providing actual data, with case examples, to demonstrate how sexual offending... (more)

Disabling Perversions: Forensic Psychotherapy with People with Intellectual Disabilities

Disabling Perversions: Forensic Psychotherapy with People with Intellectual Disabilities

by Alan Corbett

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The book offers an overview of how to work with some of the most damaged members of society - children and adults with intellectual disabilities who abuse others. Drawing on insight from two decades... (more)

Playing with Dynamite: A Personal Approach to the Psychoanalytic Understanding of Perversions, Violence, and Criminality

Playing with Dynamite: A Personal Approach to the Psychoanalytic Understanding of Perversions, Violence, and Criminality

by Estela V. Welldon

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Estela Welldon brings together a generous selection derived from her many literary gems, in which she illustrates her groundbreaking-and sometimes explosive-studies of female sexuality and... (more)

Inside Views from the Dissociated Worlds of Extreme Violence: Human Beings as Merchandise

Inside Views from the Dissociated Worlds of Extreme Violence: Human Beings as Merchandise

by Gaby Breitenbach

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This book is primarily for psychotherapists, but is also for professionals such as lawyers, judges, doctors, and the clergy, and for victims. Different perspectives describe worlds of sadistic... (more)

Murder: A Psychotherapeutic Investigation

Murder: A Psychotherapeutic Investigation

Edited by Ronald Doctor

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'This book... shines a bright light on a murky world. The contributors attempt to understand the origins of murder, but they also deal with the detail of treatment and show us how professionals are... (more)

Psychic Assaults and Frightened Clinicians: Countertransference in Forensic Settings

Psychic Assaults and Frightened Clinicians: Countertransference in Forensic Settings

Edited by John Gordon, Gabriel Kirtchuk

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Dangerous Patients: A Psychodynamic Approach to Risk Assessment and Management

Dangerous Patients: A Psychodynamic Approach to Risk Assessment and Management

Edited by Ronald Doctor

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This thought-provoking new collection - the fourth volume in the Forensic Psychotherapy Monograph Series - investigates the inherent difficulties in risk assessment. We have all read the lurid... (more)

Forensic Group Psychotherapy: The Portman Clinic Approach

Forensic Group Psychotherapy: The Portman Clinic Approach

Edited by John Woods, Andrew Williams

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Forensic Group Psychotherapy: The Portman Clinic Approach stands as a comprehensive account of theoretical and practical approaches to the group treatment of patients who present with problematic... (more)

Forensic Psychotherapy and Psychopathology: Winnicottian Perspectives

Forensic Psychotherapy and Psychopathology: Winnicottian Perspectives

Edited by Brett Kahr

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This exceptional book adds to the fast growing area of forensic psychotherapy and shows the relevance of Winnicott's work to therapy with some of the most deprived in our... (more)

The Internal World of the Juvenile Sex Offender: Through a Glass Darkly then Face to Face

The Internal World of the Juvenile Sex Offender: Through a Glass Darkly then Face to Face

by Timothy Keogh

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The book argues the case for the usefulness of an empirically based understanding of the internal world of juvenile sex offenders as a way of humanely relating to their difficulties. It details the... (more)

Forensic Aspects of Dissociative Identity Disorder

Forensic Aspects of Dissociative Identity Disorder

Edited by Adah Sachs, Graeme Galton

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This ground-breaking book examines the role of crime in the lives of people with Dissociative Identity Disorder, formerly known as Multiple Personality Disorder, a condition which appears to be... (more)

Life within Hidden Worlds: Psychotherapy in Prisons

Life within Hidden Worlds: Psychotherapy in Prisons

Edited by Jessica Williams Saunders

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Jungian Crime Scene Analysis: An Imaginal Investigation

Jungian Crime Scene Analysis: An Imaginal Investigation

by Aaron B. Daniels

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This book presents the serial killer as having 'imagopathy' – that is, a disorder of the imagination – manifested through such deficiencies as failure of empathy, rigid fantasies, and unresolved... (more)

Understanding Dunblane and other Massacres: Forensic Studies of Homicide, Paedophilia, and Anorexia

Understanding Dunblane and other Massacres: Forensic Studies of Homicide, Paedophilia, and Anorexia

by Peter Aylward

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The book predominantly explores the psychic histories of patients who display their transgenerational conflicts/trauma through forensic acts. It establishes the need to consider the details of... (more)

Violence in Children: Understanding and Helping Those Who Harm

Violence in Children: Understanding and Helping Those Who Harm

Edited by Rosemary Campher

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This book explores various aspects of violence and the attendant emotional, psychological, biological and social features that may be found to accompany these states in children. It highlights the... (more)

The Mind of the Paedophile: Psychoanalytic Perspectives

The Mind of the Paedophile: Psychoanalytic Perspectives

Edited by Charles W. Socarides, Loretta R. Loeb

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The Mind of the Paedophile discusses one of the most controversial and misunderstood subjects in the psychoanalytic arena today - paedophilia. A variety of treatments and therapies, including brain... (more)

Violent Adolescents: Understanding the Destructive Impulse

Violent Adolescents: Understanding the Destructive Impulse

Edited by Lynn Greenwood

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This volume looks at the reasons behind adolescent violence, and illuminates the earlier disturbances in the life history of the adolescent, which contribute to violent behaviour. The contributors... (more)

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