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Director, L. (2016). The Analyst as Catalyst: Cultivating Mind in the Shadow of Neglect. Psychoanal. Dial., 26: 685-697.
Director, L. (2016). Forging Components Anew, Modes of Therapeutic Action: Reply. Psychoanal. Dial., 26: 734-739.
Director, L. (2016). When Relatedness is Damaged or Undeveloped: A New Consideration of the Link Between Relational Psychoanalysis and the Object Relations Tradition. Introduction to panel. Co-author with R. Grossmark. Psychoanal. Dial., 26:683-684.
Director, L. (2014). The Object Invades: Illustration and Implications. Contemp. Psychoanal., 50: 3, 437-458.
Director, L. (2009). The Enlivening Object. Contemp. Psychoanal., 45: 120-141.
Director, L. (2005). Encounters with Omnipotence in the Psychoanalysis of Substance Users. Psychoanal. Dial., 15: 567-586.
Director, L. (2005). The Nature of the Problem and the Nature of the Cure: Reply to Commentaries. Psychoanal. Dial., 15: 627-632.
Director, L. (2002). The Value of Relational Psychoanalysis in the Treatment of Chronic Drug and Alcohol Use. Psychoanal. Dial,, 12: 551-579.
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