Therapy: Psychodynamic

The following texts address the engagement between psychodynamic and psychoanalytic therapeutic approaches and Buddhist mindfulness:

Epstein, M. (1995). Thoughts without a thinking: Psychotherapy from a Buddhist perspective. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Epstein, M. (1998). Going to pieces without falling apart: A Buddhist perspective on wholeness. London: Thorsons.

Epstein, M. (2001, 2008). Going on being: Life at the crossroads of Buddhism and psychotherapy. Boston, MA: Wisdom publications.

Epstein, M. (2001, 2008). Psychotherapy without the self: A Buddhist perspective. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Epstein, M. (2005). Open to desire: The truth about what the Buddha taught. New York, NY: Gotham Books.

Magid, B. (2008). Ending the pursuit of happiness. Boston, MA: Wisdom publications.

Molino, A. (Ed.) (1999). The couch and the tree: Dialogues in psychoanalysis and Buddhism. London: Constable.

Safran, J. D. (Ed.) (2003). Psychoanalysis and Buddhism: An unfolding dialogue. Boston, MA: Wisdom publications.

Stern, D. N. (2004). The present moment in psychotherapy and everyday life. New York, NY: W. W. Norton and Company.

Suler, J. (1993). Contemporary psychoanalysis and Eastern thought. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Young-Eisendrath, P., & Muramoto, S. (Eds.) (2002). Awakening and insight: Zen Buddhism and psychotherapy. New York, NY: Brunner-Routledge.