Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Therapies (2012)
Psychoanalysis & Buddhism: An Unfolding Dialogue (2003)
Negotiating the Therapeutic Alliance: A Relational Treatment Guide (2000)
Emotion, Psychotherapy and Change (1991)
Interpersonal Process in Cognitive Therapy (1990)
Emotion in Psychotherapy (1987)
Safran, J. D. (2017). The unbearable lightness of being: Authenticity and the search for the real. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 34, 69-77.
Safran, J.D. (2016). Agency, surrender and grace in psychoanalysis. Psychoanalytic Psychology. 33, 58-72.
Safran, J. D. , Muran, J. C., Demaria, A., Boutwell, C., Eubanks-Carter, C. & Winston, A. (2014). Investigating the impact of alliance focused training on interpersonal process and therapists’ capacity for experiential reflection. Psychotherapy Research, 24, 269-285.
Safran, J. D. (2012). Doublethinking or dialectical thinking: A critical appreciation of Hoffman’s “Doublethinking” critique. Psychoanalytic Dialogues, 22, 710-720.
Safran, J.D. (2006). The relational unconscious, the American enchanted interior and the return of the repressed. Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 42, 393-412,
Safran, J. D. (2006). Before the ass has gone the horse has already arrived. Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 42, 197-212.
Safran, J.D. (1999). Faith, will and despair in psychoanalysis. Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 35, 5-23.
Training Videos for the American Psychological Association
Psychoanalytic Therapy Over Time (2009)
Relational Psychotherapy (2008)
Society for Psychotherapy Distinguished Career Award
American Psychological Association Division 39 Award for distinguished contributions to Psychoanalytic Research.