shopping cart
nothing in cart
 
browse by subject
new releases
best sellers
sale books
browse by author
browse by publisher
home
about us
upcoming events
Jul 14th - Becoming an Adult Attachment Focused Therapist: Shifting framework in therapeutic work - live webinar [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Jul 21st - Anxiety and the Gift of the Imagination: A clinical model for helping children understand and manage anxiety - live webinar [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Aug 10th - Narrative Therapy Certificate: Actively engage and leave empowered to implement change [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Aug 14th - Deep Summer Retreat [Hugh Smiley]
Sep 4th - The Deepest Kindness: ACT and the Therapeutic Relationship [Ottawa River Psychology Group]
schools agencies and other institutional orders (click here)
Free shipping across Canada for all orders over $50. Please read our Covid-19 statement here.
Join our mailing list! Click here to sign up.
Operative Groups : The Latin-American Approach to Group Analysis
Tubert-Oklander, Juan & Renya Hernandez de Tubert | Foreword by Malcolm Pines
Jessica Kingsley / Softcover / 2003-09-01 / 1843100940
Group Psychotherapy
price: $56.95 (may be subject to change)
256 pages
Not in Stock, usually ships in 3-6 business days

Group therapy and other dynamic approaches to the co-ordination of groups may focus either on the individual psychodynamics or on the group-as-a- whole. In Britain, group analysis developed as a group-centred approach of both therapeutic and non-therapeutic groups, from the foundational work of S.H. Foulkes. But there has been another, independent, Latin-American school of group analysis, which originated in Argentina as a result of the work and teachings of the Swiss born Argentine psychoanalyst Enrique Pichon-Rivière.

This volume is a thorough introduction to operative groups. It starts by guiding the reader through the ideas of Pichon-Rivière, who conceived operative groups as a whole way of thinking and acting in groups, and then shows how the two schools of group analysis – the British and the Latin- American – coincide and inter-relate, shedding light on the theory behind both and including useful case material of various kinds of groups to illustrate such theory.

This is the first book to be published in English that makes available the work of the Latin American school of group analysis. It will be a thought- provoking read for group analysts, psychotherapists and social scientists in all parts of the world, and for all therapists and analysts interested in developing the theoretical underpinning of their work.

from the publisher's website

Table of Contents

Foreword by Malcolm Pines. Preface and Acknowledgements. Chapter 1. A Historical Perspective. Chapter 2. Fundamental Concepts of Operative Groups (I): Enrique Pinchon-Rivière. Chapter 3. Fundamental Concepts of Operative Groups (II): The Authors’ Point of View. Chapter 4. The Learning Operative Group. Chapter 5. Training of Psychotherapists, Psychoanalysts and Group Analysts. Chapter 6. The Approach to Institutions and Society. Chapter 7. A Re-evaluation of Operative Groups and Group Analysis. References. Index.

Caversham Booksellers
98 Harbord St, Toronto, ON M5S 1G6 Canada
(click for map and directions)
All prices in $cdn
Copyright 2020

Phone toll-free (800) 361-6120
Tel (416) 944-0962 | Fax (416) 944-0963
E-mail [email protected]
Hours: 9-6 Mon-Sat / Closed Sunday (EST)

search
Click here to read previous issues.
authors
Tubert-Oklander, Juan
other lists
Group Psychotherapy
International Library of Group Analysis series
Jessica Kingsley