Susan's Journal articles:


The Ad Hoc Bulletin of Short-Term Dynamic therapy: Practice and Theory


1) Treatment of a self-defiling, recovering alcoholic with an avoidant personality. Volume 6, Number 1, September 2002


2) “Even Strangers Loved Me Better.” Treatment of a severely fragile, traumatized patient. Volume 7, Number 1, April 2003, P.5.


3) “The Suicidal Baby: Kangaroo Dreams Reveal a Haunted Childhood .” Using STDP in dream work with a highly anxious patient. Volume 8, Number 2 , July 2004, P. 5.


4) “Slaying the Serpent of Shame.” Treatment of a chronically depressed, anxious patient. Volume 11, Number 3  December 2007, Page 6.


5) “The Impact of Hope in Defeating Resistance.” Treatment of a chronically depressed and defeated man. September, 2010.


Books For Therapists:


Allostasis, Homeostasis, and the Costs of Physiological Adaptation

by Jay Schulkin

2004, Cambridge University Press


The Archaeology of Mind: Neuroevolutionary Origins of Human Emotions

by Jaak Panksepp and Lucy Biven

2012, Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology


Bodily Changes in Pain, Hunger, Fear and Rage

by Walter Bradford Cannon

1915, D. Appleton and Company


Changing Character: Short-term Anxiety-regulating Psychotherapy For

Restructuring Defenses, Affects, And Attachment

by Leigh McCullough, Ph.D.  

1997, Basic Books


Clinical Intuition in Psychotherapy: The Neurobiology of Embodied Response

by Terry Marks-Tarlow

2012, Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology


Co-Creating Change: Effective Dynamic Therapy Techniques

by Jon Frederickson

2013, Seven Leaves Press


Evolution, Early Experience and Human Development:

From Research to Practice and Policy  

Edited by Darcia Narvaez, Jaak Panksepp, Allan N. Schore, Tracy R. Gleason

2013, Oxford University Press


Healing Trauma: Attachment, Mind, Body and Brain

Edited by Marion Solomon and Daniel J. Siegel

2003, W.W. Norton & Co Inc


I and Thou

by Martin Buber

1958, Charles Scribner's Sons


Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy: Theory and Technique

by Patricia Coughlin Della Selva, Ph.D.

1996 (Reprinted 2004, 2006), Karnac Books Ltd.


Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy,

Selected Papers of Habib Davanloo, MD

2001, Wiley and Sons


Lives Transformed

by David Malan and Patricia Coughlin

2006, Karnac Books Ltd


The Making and Breaking of Affectional Bonds

by John Bowlby

1979, Tavistock Publications Ltd


The Mindful Brain: Reflection and Attunement in the Cultivation of Well-Being

by Daniel J. Siegel

2007, W.W. Norton & Co


Opening Up: The Healing Power of Expressing Emotions

by James W. Pennebaker

1997, The Guilford Press


Persuasion and Healing: A Comparative Study of Psychotherapy

by Jerome D. Frank and Julia B. Frank

1960, Johns Hopkins University Press


The Polyvagal Theory: Neurophysiological Foundations of Emotions, Attachment, Communication, and Self-regulation  By Stephen W. Porges

2011, Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology


The Science of the Art of Psychotherapy

by Allan N. Schore

2012, Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology


Self Comes to Mind: Constructing the Conscious Brain

by Antonio R. Damasio

2012, Vintage Books


Self Compassion: Stop Beating Yourself Up and Leave Insecurity Behind

By Dr. Kristin Neff Ph.D.

2011, HarperCollins


Short Term Therapy for Long Term Change

with Marion Solomon, Ph.D., Robert Neborsky, M.D., Leigh McCullough, Ph.D.,

Michael Alpert, MD, Francine Shapiro, Ph.D., and David Malan, D.M., FRCPsych

2004, W.W. Norton & Co Inc


Theory and Practice of Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy

Edited by Ferruccio Osimo, Mark J. Stein

2012, Karnac Bookd Ltd


The Body Remembers: The Psychophysiology of Trauma and Trauma Treatment

by Babette Rothschild

2000, W.W. Norton & Co.


Through Paediatrics to Psycho-Analysis: Collected Papers of D. W. Winnicott

1992, Brunner Routledge


Treating Affect Phobia: A Manual for Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy

by Leigh McCullough, Nat Kuhn MD Phd, Stuart Andrews and Amelia Kaplan

2003, Guilford Press


The Transforming Power of Affect: A Model for Accelerated Change

by Diana Fosha, Ph.D

2000, Basic Books

Unlocking the Unconscious

by Habib Davanloo, MD

1995, Wiley and Sons


Books For Clients (and therapists too):


Emotional Medicine Rx: Cry When You're Sad, Stop When You're Done, Feel Good Fast

by Penelope Young Andrade, LCSW

2011 Tenacity Press


Living Like You Mean It: Use the Wisdom and Power of Your Emotions to Get the Life You Really Want

by Ronald J Frederick, Ph.D.

2009 Jossey-Bass (A Wiley Imprint)


Emotion Focused Workbook: A Companion To Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy

by Bridget Quebodeaux