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Gestalt Review
, launched in 1997, provides a forum for theory and
practice exchanges throughout the world. The international editorial
board concentrates on the Gestalt approach at all system levels ranging from the individual, couples, families and groups, to organizations and the community at large. The journal also publishes original papers dealing with politics, philosophy, gender, and culture. Gestalt Review is peer-reviewed and published three times a year.

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Volume 14, Number 1
Editorial: Interpreting Interpretations - Thinking (De)constructively about Gestalt
Susan L. Fischer, PhD
Prologue. From the Radical Center: The Heart of Gestalt Therapy
Erving Polster, PhD
Miriam Polster, PhD
Commentary I: Prologue. From the Radical Center
Lynne Jacobs, PhD
Commentary II: Prologue. From the Radical Center
  Gary Yontef, PhD
Commentary III: Prologue. From the Radical Center
  Peter Philipson, MSc
  Erving Polster, PhD
Developing the Concept of Organismic Need
  Bruce Kenofer, PhD
Gestalt Therapy and Bipolar Disorder
  Daan van Baalen, MD
Reflections: On Writing, The Gestalt Press, and Writers' Conferences
  Edwin C. Nevis, PhD
Joseph Melnick, PhD
Charles E. Bowman, MS
Sean Gaffney, PhD
In Memoriam: Cynthia Oudejans Harris, MD
  Penny Backman, MSSA
Isabel Fredericson, PhD
In Memoriam: Sol S. Rosenberg, PhD
  Charles E. Bowman, MS
Volume 14, Number 2
Editorial Paradox, Growth, and Creation - Gestalt and the "Age of Chemistry"
Susan L. Fischer, PhD
Paradox: A Gestalt Theory of Change for Organizations
  Herb Stevenson, MA, CDP, CPC
Commentary I. Paradox: A Gestalt Theory of
Change for Organizations

  Nigel Copsey, DPsyc
Commentary II. Paradox: A Gestalt Theory of Change for Organizations
  Alan Meara, MGT
Response to Commentaries
  Herb Stevenson, MA, CDP, CPC
Gestalt Therapy: Now and for Tomorrow
  Jay Levin, MA
Being Present to the Emergent Creation of the
Field: Wordsworth, Buber, and Gestalt Therapy

  Brian O'Neill, BA, MAPS
Reviews and Reflections    
Review: Beyond the Hot Seat Revisited: Gestalt Approaches to Group
(edited by Bud Feder and Jon Frew)

  Mary Grace Neville, PhD
Review: Tales of a Wounded Healer: Creating Exact Moments of Healing (Mariah Fenton Gladis)
  Deborah Ullman, MA
  Charles E. Bowman, MA
Sean Gaffney, PhD
Reflections on Process Groups at the 11th International Gestalt Therapy Conference
("The Union of Differences"), Madrid, April 2009

  Carmen Vazquez Bandin, PhD
In Memoriam: Irma Lee Shepherd, PhD
  Pauline Rose Clance, PhD
Volume 14, Number 3
Editorial. Contempt, Empathy, and Gestalt   Susan L. Fischer, PhD
Contempt   Joseph Melnick, PhD
Sonia March Nevis, PhD
Commentary I. Contempt
  Isabel Fredericson, PhD
Commentary II. Contempt
  Rosie Burrows, PhD
Commentary III. Contempt
  Chantelle Wyley, MIS
Response to Commentaries
  Joseph Melnick, PhD
Sonia March Nevis, PhD
Making Contact with the Self-Injurious Adolescent: Borderline Personality Disorder, Gestalt Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy Interventions
  Lynn Williams, Ph.D.
A Poetics of Practice: Organisation Consulting from a Gestalt Perspective
  Robert Farrands, PhD
Commentary I. A Poetics of Practice
  Edwin C. Nevis, PhD
Commentary II. A Poetics of Practice
  Joel Latner, PhD
Commentary III. A Poetics of Practice
  Malcolm Parlett, PhD
Response to Commentaries   Robert Farrands, PhD

Reviews and Reflections

The World in a Grain of Sand: The Present Moment in Psychotherapy and Everyday Life
(Daniel N. Stern)
  Peter Cole, LCSW
  Claire Dennery Stratford, LCSW (1929-2010)
  Peter Wheelock Tarlton, MS
In Memoriam: Claire Dennery Stratford, LCSW   Frances S. Baker, PhD


Editor: Susan L. Fischer, PhD
Founding Editor: Joseph Melnick, PhD

Associate Editors:

Editorial Advisory Board:

Nancy Amendt-Lyon, PhD, Austria
Jack Aylward, EdD, US
Peter Cole, LCSW, US
Sylvia Fleming Crocker, PhD, US
Billy Desmond, MSc, MBA, UK
Sarah Fallon, SRAsT(D), Dip GPTI, UK
Iris Fodor, PhD, US
Gianna Francesetti, MD, Italy
Ruella Frank, PhD, US
Sean Gaffney, PhD, Ireland/Sweden
Leslie S. Greenberg, PhD, Canada
Gaie Houston, MA, England
Francisco Huneeus, MD, Chile
Lynne Jacobs, PhD, US
Isabelle Le Peuch, PhD, France
Talia Levine Bar-Yoseph, MA, Israel
Margherita Spagnuolo Lobb, PhD, Italy
Jochen Lohmeier, PhD, South Africa
Mark McConville, PhD, US
Peter Mortola, PhD, US
Violet Oaklander, PhD,US
Eleanor O'Leary, PhD, Ireland
Brian O'Neill, BA, MAPS, Australia
Malcolm Parlett, PhD, England
Erving Polster, PhD, US
Robert Resnick, PhD, US
Jan Roubal, MD, Czech Republic
Frank Rubenfeld, PhD, US
Stuart N. Simon, LICSW, US
Herb Stevenson, MA, USA
Sarah Toman, PhD, US
Daan Van Baalen, MD, Norway
Carmen Vazquez Bandin, PhD, Spain
Gordon Wheeler, PhD, US
Ansel Woldt, EdD, US


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