About

Dr. Brothers has published her work extensively. She has written many journal articles, book chapters, and three books: The Shattered Self: A Psychoanalytic Study of Trauma (1988, The Analytic Press), which was co-authored with Richard Ulman; Falling Backwards: An Exploration of Trust and Self Experience (1995, Norton); and Toward a Psychology of Uncertainty: Trauma-Centered Psychoanalysis (2008, The Analytic Press). She is currently writing a book with Koichi Togashi tentatively titled, Psychoanalytic Narratives in a Traumatized World.

The Shattered Self

The Shattered Self

A Psychoanalytic Study of Trauma

Falling Backwards

An Exploration of Trust and Self Experience

Toward a Psychology of Uncertainty

Toward a Psychology of Uncertainty

Trauma-Centered Psychoanalysis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Brothers has taught, supervised, and presented original papers in various parts of the United States as well as in Canada, England, Israel, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Turkey, Chile, Norway and Japan. She has helped to organize many conferences, lectures, seminars and workshops for TRISP. In 2011, she chaired the committee that inaugurated a multi-disciplinary conference entitled “Bystanders No More: Psychotherapeutic Dialogues for the Politically Silenced.”

She is co-editor of Psychoanalysis, Self and Context and chief editor of eForum, the online newsletter of the International Association of Psychoanalytic Self Psychology (IAPSP). As Secretary of IAPSP, she serves on the executive and advisory boards and the council.

In addition to working with individual adolescents and adults, Dr. Brothers specializes in helping couples and families. She also leads psychotherapy groups and supervision/study groups.