Leon Sloman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of winning and losing on family interactions: a biological approach to family therapy
    Leon Sloman
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:643-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A new comprehensive evolutionary model of depression and anxiety
    Leon Sloman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College St, Toronto, On Canada M5T 1R8
    J Affect Disord 106:219-28. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Winning and losing: an evolutionary approach to mood disorders and their therapy
    Leon Sloman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 56:324-32. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Attachment, social rank, and affect regulation: speculations on an ethological approach to family interaction
    Leon Sloman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1R8
    Fam Process 41:313-27. 2002

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of winning and losing on family interactions: a biological approach to family therapy
    Leon Sloman
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:643-8. 2012
    ..This enables us to show how therapeutic interventions can be directed toward the attachment system, by lowering anxiety and fostering mutual trust, and toward the social rank system, by promoting success and feelings of empowerment...
  2. ncbi request reprint A new comprehensive evolutionary model of depression and anxiety
    Leon Sloman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College St, Toronto, On Canada M5T 1R8
    J Affect Disord 106:219-28. 2008
    ..Social rank, attachment and difference amplification should be viewed as different aspects of a comprehensive evolutionary model of depression and anxiety. This new model has psychotherapeutic implications...
  3. ncbi request reprint Winning and losing: an evolutionary approach to mood disorders and their therapy
    Leon Sloman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 56:324-32. 2011
    ..Here, we propose that there also exists an involuntary winning strategy (IWS) that is triggered by success and characterized by euphoria and increased self-confidence. It motivates efforts to challenge, and promotes reconciliation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Attachment, social rank, and affect regulation: speculations on an ethological approach to family interaction
    Leon Sloman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1R8
    Fam Process 41:313-27. 2002
    ..This perspective facilitates the integration of biological and psychological models, and has therapeutic implications. It also integrates well with other family therapy models...