The noonday demon: An atlas of depression (2001)
Andrew Solomon

Why can’t we sleep? (2019)
Dorian Leader

Shame: The power of caring (1992)
Gershen Kaufman

Are you my mother? (2012)
Alison Bechdel

The lies we tell ourselves: How to face the truth, accept yourself, and create a better life (2017)
Jon Frederickson

On earth we were briefly gorgeous (2019)
Ocean Vuong

Neuroses and human growth: The struggle toward self-realization (1991)
Karen Horney

Trauma and recovery: The aftermath of violence (1997)
Judith Herman

Getting the Love You Want (2001 [1988])
Harville Hendrix

The Mindful Self-Compassion Workbook: A proven way to accept yourself, build inner strength, and thrive (2018)
Kristen Neff and Christopher Germer


Oprah’s Super Soul Conversations
The Hilarious World of Depression

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On race and psychoanalysis:

Black Psychoanalysts Speak

Black Psychoanalysts Speak (2012), an IPTAR documentary.

Racial Melancholia

Racial Melancholia, Racial Dissociation (2019) by Shinhee Han and David Eng, a book that explores Asian American race and racial identity experiences from a psychoanalytic perspective.  Academic David L. Eng and psychotherapist Shinhee Han first met in the mid-1990s when they were brought together by their collective sorrow by a spate of student suicides at Columbia University.

Psychoanalysis and race

Psychoanalytic Theory and Cultural Competence in Psychotherapy (2016) by Pratyusha Tummala-Narra.
Anton Hart speaks with Usha Tummala-Narra about her recent co-authored study — recently published in Psychoanalytic Psychology — on the ways that cultural competence is conceptualized by psychoanalytic psychologists.