Winnicott on the child

by D. W. Winnicott

Publisher: Perseus Pub. in Cambridge, MA

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Child development,
  • Child rearing,
  • Infants,
  • Parent and child

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Winnicott’s idea of holding also focuses on the emotional aspects of this developmental process as he describes the mother’s total attunement to her child is based upon her empathy with the child; this encompasses the holding purpose and allows the infant’s ego to integrate and his instincts to be fulfilled (Winnicott, ). DOWNLOAD NOW» Reading Winnicott brings together a selection of papers by the psychoanalyst and paediatrician Donald Winnicott, providing an insight into his work and charting its impact on the well-being of mothers, babies, children and families. Hence, he later became a psychoanalyst and child psychiatrist. Twice president of the British Psycho-Analytical Society and the author of many books, Winnicott took the theory of emotional development back into earliest infancy, even before birth. Abram, J. (; ) The language of Winnicott: a dictionary of Winnicott’s use of words Karnac Books London Abram, J. () Donald Woods Winnicott: a brief introduction Int J Psychoanal () – Kohon G, editor (). The British School of psychoanalysis: The independent tradition. London: Free Association Books.

The Child, the Family, and the Outside World (Pelican) by D. W. Winnicott and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Description: D.W. Winnicott’s remarkable books, including The Piggle, Home Is Where We Start From and The Child, Family and the Outside World (all published by Penguin) are still read, valued and argued with over thirty years after his death. Adam Phillips's short book, now issued with a new preface, is an elegant, thoughtful attempt to get to grips with a writer, paediatrician and psychiatrist whose work with . The Family and Individual Development represents a decade of writing from a thinker who was at the peak of his powers as perhaps the leading post-war figure in developmental psychiatry. In these pages, Winnicott chronicles the complex inner lives of human beings, from the first encounter between mother and newborn, through the 'doldrums' of adolescence, to maturity. Except for one book published in (Clinical Notes on Disorders of Childhood), all of Winnicott's books were published after , including The Ordinary Devoted Mother and Her Baby (), The Child and the Family (), Playing and Reality (), and Holding and Interpretation: Fragment of .

This delightful book presents a selection of D. W. Winnicott's best writing about children. The remarkable, enduring essays from Babies and Their Mothers and Talking to Parents are here combined with several hard-to-find gems of insight into the world of the : Hachette Books.

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On the Child is a compilation of essays written by the renowned 20th-century British pediatrician and psychoanalyst Donald Winnicott over the course of his by:   Winnicott probably makes some a few dubious claims in the book but his overall philosophy of that which is natural is good is an unsupported worldview of childhood and printing that I can get behind.

He might not have hard evidence but his care for craft, meanderingly pleasant style, and seemingly logical explanations are enough/5.

On the Child is a compilation of essays written by the renowned 20th-century British pediatrician and psychoanalyst Donald Winnicott over the course of his career/5(6). This delightful book presents a selection of D. Winnicott's best writing about children.

The remarkable, enduring essays from Winnicott on the child book and Their Mothers and Talking to Parents are here combined with several hard-to-find gems of insight into the world of the child.5/5(1). Donald Woods Winnicott () was one of Britain's leading psychoanalysts and pediatricians.

The author of some of the most enduring theories of the child and of child analysis, he coined terms such as the "good enough Winnicott on the child book and the "transitional object" (known to most as the security blanket).

Product details Series: Classics in Child Development Paperback: pages Publisher: Perseus Publishing; 2 edition (Decem ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: 8 x x inches Shipping Weight Cited by: Winnicott spends much of the book simply discussing what is going on in the child psychologically and attempts to reassure parents that are inundated with massive amounts and often contradictory advice that they can intuitively raise a healthy child through proper devotion and love.4/5.

It is a volume by clinicians, concerned about how, as well as why, we engage with particular children in particular ways. The book begins with a scholarly and accessible exposition of the place of Winnicott in his time, in relation to his contemporaries – Melanie Klein, Anna Freud, John Bowlby – and the development of his thinking.

Author: Donald Woods Winnicott; Publisher: Psychology Press ISBN: Category: Child development Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» D.W. Winnicott's distinctive contribution to our understanding of human development, based on extensive clinical work with babies and young children, is known and valued the world over.

Winnicott spends much of the book simply discussing what is going on in the child psychologically and attempts to reassure parents that are inundated with massive amounts and often contradictory advice that they can intuitively raise a healthy child through proper devotion and love.4/5(14).

Donald Winnicott () was an English paediatrician, who early on in his career became passionate about the then new field of psychoanalysis. He was analysed by James Strachey, who had translated Freud into English, and became Britain’s first medically-trained child psychoanalyst.

Winnicott on the Child by D W Winnicott starting at $ Winnicott on the Child has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. This delightful book presents a selection of D. Winnicott's best writing about children. The remarkable, enduring essays from Babies and Their Mothers and Talking to Parents are here combined with several hard-to-find gems of insight into the world of the child.

Each piece was written for a wide audience of parents, childcare professionals, and teachers. D.W. Winnicott has 57 books on Goodreads with ratings.

D.W. Winnicott’s most popular book is Playing and Reality. The phrase "the good enough mother" was coined by the British pediatrician and psychoanalyst D. Winnicott in his famous book Playing and Reality. In discussing the mother (or other caretaker's.

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A large part of the material in this book was originally published in two volumes: The Child and the Family and The Child and the Outside World (both Tavistock, ). Reprinted with an Introduction by Marshall H. Klaus, Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley, D.W. Winnicott's distinctive contribution to our understanding of human development, based on extensive clinical work with babies and young children, is known and valued the world over.

Winnicott ————————————— Later, as an older child, it learns to employ these manifestations of discharge intentionally as methods of expressing its feelings. Since the later care of children is modelled on the care of infants, the If there is to File Size: KB.

― Donald Woods Winnicott, Home Is Where We Start from “The child is alone only in the presence of someone.” ― D.W. Winnicott, Playing and Reality “Nevertheless, with reference to the natural process of childbirth one thing can seldom be forgotten, the fact that the human infant has an absurdly big head.”.

Buy The Child, the Family, and the Outside World (Penguin Psychology) New Ed by Winnicott, D. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(21). Although he founded no school of his own, D. Winnicott (–) is now regarded as one of the most influential contributors to psychoanalysis since Freud.

In over forty years of clinical practice, he brought unprecedented skill and intuition to the psychoanalysis of children/5(12). Those who are followers of Winnicott consider a child to be a far more benign and victimised creature than Kleinian followers, in Winnicotts book “The Child the Family and the Outside World” Winnicott expresses strong disagreement with Klein’s proposal of a child projecting personal hated and “bad” aspects onto or into objects.

The job of the good-enough mother is to guide the child through these stages, providing early connection and gradual release. Winnicott's stages are similar to Lacan's three stages of the neonatal phase, the mirror phase and the symbolic register.

A major difference is that Winnicott uses a. Buy Winnicott On The Child by D.w. Winnicott;D. Winnicott (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(5). D. Winnicott (), pediatrician and psychoanalyst, influenced several generations in the fields of child psychiatry, social work, and child development as well as psychoanalysis.

He is known especially for his bold and brilliant imagination, and Brand: Hachette Books. Donald Winnicott () was trained in paediatrics, a profession that he practised to the end of his life, in particular at the Paddington Green Children’s Hospital.

He began analysis with James Strachey inbecame a member of the British Psychoanalytical Society inand twice served as its President. He was also a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and of the British. Donald Woods Winnicott () was one of Britain's leading psychoanalysts and pediatricians.

The author of some of the most enduring theories of the child and of child analysis, he coined. Winnicott On The Child: D.w.

Winnicott: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your address /5(3). Winnicott’s Playing and Reality, not published till after his death, is a fine and illuminating collection of his major thinking, important not only because of the work with children (just pick any " Winnicott was the people’s psychoanalyst, seeing mother and child as developing together within their relationship/5.

Winnicott’s Children focuses on the use we make of the thinking and writing of DW Winnicott; how this has enhanced our understanding of children and the settings where we work, and how it has influenced the way in which we do that work.

It is a volume by clinicians, concerned about how, as well as why, we engage with particular children in particular ways.

D.W. Winnicott's distinctive contribution to our understanding of human development, based on extensive clinical work with babies and young children, is known and valued the world over.

In Playing and Realityhe is concerned with the springs of imaginative living and of cultural experience in every sense, with whatever determines an individual's Cited by: