Peer-Edited Journal Articles and Book Chapters

  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2010). Seduction, date rape, and aborted surrender. International Forum of Psychoanalysis, 19, 15-26.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2009). An Object Relations Perspective on ‘Phantom of the Opera’ and Its Demon Lover Theme: The Modern Film. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 69 (2), 150-166.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2007). Pivotal moments of surrender to mourning the internal parental object. Psychoanalytic Review, 94(5), 763-789.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2006). From neurotic guilt to existential guilt as grief: The road to interiority, agency, and compassion through mourning. Part II. The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 66(4), 333-350.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2006). From neurotic guilt to existential guilt as grief: The road to interiority, agency, and compassion through mourning. Part I. The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 66(3), 239-259.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2006). Mourning and erotic transference In J. Schaverien (Ed.), Gender, countertransference and the erotic transference: Perspectives from analytical psychology and psychoanalysis (pp. 104-122). New York: Routledge.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2006). Mourning and erotic transference In J. Schaverien (Ed.), Gender, countertransference and the erotic transference: Perspectives from analytical psychology and psychoanalysis (pp. 104-122). New York: Routledge.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2006). Lesbian homoerotic transference in dialectic with developmental mourning: On the way to symbolism from the protosymbolic. In J. Schaverien (Ed.), Gender, countertransference and the erotic transference: Perspectives from analytical psychology and psychoanalysis (pp.157-183). New York: Routledge.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2006). My graduation is my mother’s funeral: Transformation from the paranoid schizoid to the depressive position in fear of success and the role of the internal saboteur. International Forum of Psychoanalysis, 15, 117-130.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2005). The case of David: On the couch for sixty minutes, nine Years of once-a-week treatment. The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 65(2), 103-134.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2005). From benign mirror to demon lover: An object relations view of compulsion versus desire. The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 65(1), 31-52.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2004). Anatomy of regret: A developmental view of the depressive position and a critical turn toward love and creativity in the transforming schizoid personality. The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 64 (1), 39-76.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2003). Lesbian homoerotic transference in dialectic with developmental mourning. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 20 (1), 131-152.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2000). Anatomy of regret and reparation: Resolution of transference resistances through the combined use of a writing and creative process group and a mourning regrets group. Issues in Group Psychotherapy, Postgraduate Group Journal, 4 (1).
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (2000). The divine, the deviant and the diabolical. A journey through an artist’s paintings during her participation in a creative process: An evolution of developmental mourning. International Forum of Psychoanalysis, 9, 97-111.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. & Sanguinetti, C. (1999). Anne Sexton. In M.A. Runco & S. Pritzker, Encyclopedia of creativity, 551-557. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1998). Vaginal core or vampire mouth: Visceral manifestation of envy in women. The protosymbolic politics of object relations. In N. Burke (Ed.), Gender & Envy (pp.221-240). New York: Routledge.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1996). Review of Nicholas Wright’s play, Mrs. Klein. The Round Robin Newsletter of the Division 39 of the American Psychological Association.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1996). Entering the Land of the Dragon & the Butterfly: Our Psychoanalytic Delegation in China. The Round Robin Newsletter of the Division 39 of the American Psychological Association.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1996). Object relations issues in the treatment of the preoedipal character. In G.H. Jennings (Ed), Passages beyond the gate: A Jungian approach to understanding the nature of American psychology at the dawn of the new millennium (pp. 185-195). Needham Heights, MA: Simon & Schuster.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1995). Opening up blocked mourning in the preoedipal character. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 55 (2), 145-168.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1995). Women, the instinctual self, and the demon lover. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 55 (1), 74-81.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1993). Object relations process in the treatment of the preoedipal character. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 53 (1), 19-34.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1993). A conflict and process theory: The theory of Melanie Klein. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 53 (3), 187-204.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1993). Psychic structure and the capacity to mourn. Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, 11 (1).
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1992). An object relations view of creative process and group process. Group, 16 (1), 47-58.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1992). Mourning and erotic transference. International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 73 (3), 527-539.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1992). The aging decline of two untreated borderline geniuses. Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, 10 (1), 77-100.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1992). Object relations insights into the female as artist. In E. Segal (Ed.), Psychoanalytic perspectives on women, Monograph 4. Current Issues in Psychoanalysis. Boston, MA: Brunner Mazel.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1992). Review of A. Horner’s book The Primacy of Structure. Psychoanalytic Review.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1992). Review of A. Horner’s book Psychoanalytic Object Relations Theory. Psychoanalytic Review.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1992). Anais Nin and the developmental use of the creative process. Psychoanalytic Review, 79 (1), 73-88.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1991). A theory of the creative process reparation and its mode of failure: The case of Katherine Mansfield. Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, 9 (2), 134-150.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1991). Some more speculations on Anna O. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 51 (3), 161-171.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1991). Emily Dickinson and the subject of seclusion. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 51 (1), 21-38.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1990). Charlotte Bronte and the feminine self. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 50 (1), 37-43.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1990). The supervisor as an internal object. Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, 8 (1), 69-76.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1989). Anne Sexton and the demonic lover. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 49 (2), 105-114.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1988). Diane Arbus and the demon lover. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 48 (4), 366-370.
  • Kavaler, S. (1989). Discussion of “Perspectives on Transference”: An object relations view. Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, 7 (1), 80-84.
  • Kavaler-Adler, S. (1988). The father’s role in the self-development of his daughter. In J. Offerman-Zuckerberg (Ed.), Psychophysical passages in the life of women (pp.49-65). New York: Plenum.
  • Kavaler, S. (1987). Nightmares and object relations theory. In H. Kellerman (Ed.), Nightmares: Psychological and biological foundations (pp.33-57). New York: Columbia University Press. [Honorary Award, Postgraduate Center]
  • Kavaler, S. (1986). ‘Lord of the mirrors’ and the demon lover. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 46 (4), 336-344.
  • Kavaler, S. (1986). Law versus clinical treatment: The case of L.C. American Journal of Psychotherapy, 40(1), 135-143.
  • Kavaler, S. (1984). Mirror, mirror on the wall… Journal of Comprehensive Psychotherapy, 4, l-38. [Honorary Award, Postgraduate Center for Mental Health]
  • Kavaler, S. & Riess, B.F. (1977). Dance therapy. Transnational Mental Health Research Letter, 19(1), 2-5.
  • Kavaler, S. (1974). Dance therapy with retarded children. International Mental Health Research Newsletter, 16(1), 9-11.
  • Kavaler, S. (1974). The effects of dance therapy on mentally retarded children. Dissertation Abstracts International.