Cancer and Creativity: A psychoanalytic guide to therapeutic transformation:
Routledge, London 2018

Art and Mourning: The role of creativity in healing trauma and loss
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, New York and London, 2015/16

Cancer Stories: Creativity and Self Repair,
The Analytic Press, New Jersey, 1990/1994.

Krebs Kreativitat und Selbst-Heilung, Fischer Taschenbuch, Frankfurt, Germany, 1993. (Translation)

Praxis der klinischen Kunsttherapie (Practice of Clinical Art Therapy), Verlag Hans Huber, Bern Stuttgart, Toronoto, 1986.



Media Appearances

January 2011

Wall Street Journal Psychoanalysts Celebrate 100 Years in New York City


Winter 2010: January-February

Total Wellness: Integrative Medicine Healing the Mind Through the Arts

Issuu, page 34


May 2007

Art Exhibit: Beyond Words and Time: Women Fight Cancer Through Art, New Center for Psychoanalysis. Curator: Esther Dreifuss-Kattan


May 8, 2007

UCLA Today Online Cancer Survivors’ Artworks Express What They Can’t Always Say

May 2, 2007

ABC News Art Therapy Helps Patients Cope With Cancer

UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Exhibit Features Works Created by Cancer Patients and Survivors in Art Therapy Class

April 29, 2007

LA Daily News Survivors’ Testimony is Beyond Words

March 20, 2006

LA Times The Healing Canvas

March 8. 2006

Daily Bruin Exhibiting a Creative Way to Heal

March 2, 2006

Daily Bruin Patients find healing through art

May, 2005

Good Morning America, ABC-TV, 10:00 a.m. Segment on Treating Pediatric Pain

February 28, 2005

Time Magazine Pain

March 19, 2003

Newsweek Treating Pain