Pub. Date:
Object Relations and Self Psychology: An Introduction / Edition 3

Object Relations and Self Psychology: An Introduction / Edition 3

by Michael St. Clair


Current price is , Original price is $55.95. You

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Please check back later for updated availability.

This item is available online through Marketplace sellers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780534362805
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 07/28/1999
Series: Counseling Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 239
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

About the Author

Michael St. Clair has a clinical background in individual and family therapy, as well as in teaching personality theory and supervising students in field placements. He is a Professor of Psychology at Emmanuel College, Boston. He has published in the area of object relations and also in the history of millennarian groups.

Jodie Wigren has held teaching appointments at the Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine. She lectures on psychology at University of Massachusetts, Boston. She has published in psychological and psychoanalytic journals on trauma, attachment and transference/countertransference. For many years she has conducted a private practice in Brookline, Mass.

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Object Relations Theories and Self Psychology. 2. The Freudian Starting Point: Concepts Relevant to Object Relations and Self Psychology Theories. 3. Melanie Klein: Innovative and Transitional Theorist. 4. W.R.D. Fairbairn: A "Pure" Object Relations Model. 5. D.W. Winnicott: Pediatrician With a Unique Perspective. 6. Margaret S. Mahler: The Psychological Birth of the Individual. 7. Edith Jacobson: An Integrated Model. 8. Otto Kernberg: A Synthesis. 9. Heinz Kohut: Self Psychology and Narcissism. 10. Stephen A. Mitchell: The Integrated Relational Model. 11. A Case Study Narrative. Bibliography. Glossary. Index.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews