When a Baby Dies (Paperback)

Psychotherapy for Pregnancy and Newborn Loss

By Irving G. Leon

Yale University Press, 9780300052305, 247pp.

Publication Date: January 29, 1992

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Description

This is the first full-length exploration of psychotherapy for those who have experienced the loss of a baby during pregnancy or in the first few weeks of life. Using many case reports, Irving G. Leon integrates recent work on narcissism, mourning, and short-term therapy with more traditional psychoanalytic theory and treatment.