O F Kernberg

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The almost untreatable narcissistic patient
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:503-39. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Sanctioned social violence: A psychoanalytic view--part I
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 84:683-98. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Sanctioned social violence: a psychoanalytic view. Part II
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 84:953-68. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Identity: recent findings and clinical implications
    Otto F Kernberg
    Psychoanal Q 75:969-1004. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluating three treatments for borderline personality disorder: a multiwave study
    John F Clarkin
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:922-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Borderline personality disorder, bipolar disorder, depression, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and narcissistic personality disorder: Practical differential diagnosis
    Otto F Kernberg
    The New York Presbyterian Hospital, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 77:1-22. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Suicide prevention for psychoanalytic institutes and societies
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 60:707-19. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint [Transference focused psychotherapy for adolescents: a preliminary communication]
    Otto F Kernberg
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Hospital, White Plains, NY, USA
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 57:662-92. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Unconscious conflict in the light of contemporary psychoanalytic findings
    Otto F Kernberg
    Psychoanal Q 74:65-81; discussion 327-63. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Transference focused psychotherapy: overview and update
    Otto F Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 89:601-20. 2008

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint The almost untreatable narcissistic patient
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:503-39. 2007
    ..These patients are explored here, with a focus on particular psychotherapeutic techniques that have proven helpful, as well as on the limits of these technical approaches...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sanctioned social violence: A psychoanalytic view--part I
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 84:683-98. 2003
    ..The paper describes a spectrum of narcissistic-paranoid mechanisms that provide a common matrix for the analysis of those aspects of social psychology that co-determine socially sanctioned violence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sanctioned social violence: a psychoanalytic view. Part II
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 84:953-68. 2003
    ..In this Part II, the author explores, from a psychoanalytic perspective, the dehumanization processes related to fundamentalist ideologies and terrorism...
  4. ncbi request reprint Identity: recent findings and clinical implications
    Otto F Kernberg
    Psychoanal Q 75:969-1004. 2006
    ..Detailed excerpts are presented from a diagnostic structural interview at the Personality Disorders Institute...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluating three treatments for borderline personality disorder: a multiwave study
    John F Clarkin
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:922-8. 2007
    ..The authors examined three yearlong outpatient treatments for borderline personality disorder: dialectical behavior therapy, transference-focused psychotherapy, and a dynamic supportive treatment...
  6. doi request reprint Borderline personality disorder, bipolar disorder, depression, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and narcissistic personality disorder: Practical differential diagnosis
    Otto F Kernberg
    The New York Presbyterian Hospital, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 77:1-22. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Suicide prevention for psychoanalytic institutes and societies
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 60:707-19. 2012
    ..Similarly, expect desperate, blind resistance to your efforts, particularly when the suicidal temptation is urgent and overwhelming...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Transference focused psychotherapy for adolescents: a preliminary communication]
    Otto F Kernberg
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Hospital, White Plains, NY, USA
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 57:662-92. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Unconscious conflict in the light of contemporary psychoanalytic findings
    Otto F Kernberg
    Psychoanal Q 74:65-81; discussion 327-63. 2005
    ..A brief clinical illustration is included...
  10. doi request reprint Transference focused psychotherapy: overview and update
    Otto F Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 89:601-20. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The pressing need to increase research in and on psychoanalysis
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 87:919-26. 2006
  12. doi request reprint The destruction of time in pathological narcissism
    Otto F Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 89:299-312. 2008
    ..The clinical manifestations and technical approach to this pathology of time experience are outlined in the context of illustrative clinical vignettes...
  13. ncbi request reprint The coming changes in psychoanalytic education: part I
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, 21, Bloomingdale Road, White, Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 87:1649-73. 2006
    ..He proposes concrete solutions for these problems, in the form of changes both in the assignment of responsibilities for the personal analysis of candidates and in the selection and function of supervisors...
  14. doi request reprint The concept of the death drive: a clinical perspective
    Otto Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 90:1009-23. 2009
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Limitations to the capacity to love
    Otto F Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 92:1501-15. 2011
    ..Clinical case material illustrates both mature and disturbed capability for love relations...
  16. ncbi request reprint The suicidal risk in severe personality disorders: differential diagnosis and treatment
    O F Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Westchester Division, and Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, USA
    J Pers Disord 15:195-208; discussion 209-15. 2001
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Psychoanalysis and the university: a difficult relationship
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Payne Whitney Westchester, NY, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 92:609-22. 2011
    ..Efforts already under way in this direction and practical recommendations for further steps to integrate psychoanalytic education and research within university settings are outlined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Psychoanalytic supervision: the supervisor's tasks
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, New York, White Plains 10605, USA
    Psychoanal Q 79:603-27. 2010
    ..These tasks also involve discrete understanding and management of countertransference developments in both supervisor and supervisee...
  19. doi request reprint The sexual couple: a psychoanalytic exploration
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, Westchester Division, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, NY, USA
    Psychoanal Rev 98:217-45. 2011
    ..quot; (Reik, 1945)...
  20. doi request reprint Some observations on the process of mourning
    Otto Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, New York, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 91:601-19. 2010
    ..A new dimension of spiritual orientation, the search for transcendental value systems, is one consequence of this superego modification...
  21. ncbi request reprint The management of affect storms in the psychoanalytic psychotherapy of borderline patients
    Otto F Kernberg
    Columbia University Center for Psycho analytic Research and Training, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 51:517-45. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint The coming changes in psychoanalytic education: Part II
    Otto F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division 21, Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 88:183-202. 2007
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint [Sexual partners: a psychoanalytic study]
    O F Kernberg
    New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, Westchester Division, White Plains 10605
    Psyche (Stuttg) 48:866-85. 1994
    ..The article concludes with a discussion of the relationship between couples and groups...
  24. ncbi request reprint Change in attachment patterns and reflective function in a randomized control trial of transference-focused psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder
    Kenneth N Levy
    Department of Psychology, Hunter College, New York, NY, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:1027-40. 2006
    ..Future research should establish the relationship between these 2 constructs and relevant psychopathology, identify treatment components responsible for effecting these changes, and examine the long-term outcome of these changes...
  25. ncbi request reprint The Personality Disorders Institute/Borderline Personality Disorder Research Foundation randomized control trial for borderline personality disorder: rationale, methods, and patient characteristics
    John F Clarkin
    Personality Disorders Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Westchester Division, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:52-72. 2004
    ..This article describes the significance and rationale of the study and the overall design, methods, plan of analysis, and demographic characteristics of the recruited sample of patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Failure of frontolimbic inhibitory function in the context of negative emotion in borderline personality disorder
    David Silbersweig
    Department of Psychiatry, Box 140, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1832-41. 2007
    ..Such a finding would provide a plausible neural basis for the difficulty borderline patients have in modulating their behavior during negative emotional states and a potential marker for treatment interventions...
  27. ncbi request reprint An object relations model of borderline pathology
    John F Clarkin
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    J Pers Disord 21:474-99. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint The influence of the gender of patient and analyst in the psychoanalytic relationship
    O F Kernberg
    Personality Disorders Institute, New York Hospital Cornell Center, Westchester Division, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 48:859-83. 2000
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Psychoanalytic contributions to psychiatry
    Otto F Kernberg
    Department of Psychiatry, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:497-8. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Organization of co-occurring Axis II features in borderline personality disorder
    Kenneth L Critchfield
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, USA
    Br J Clin Psychol 47:185-200. 2008
    ..The present study explored patterns of Axis II comorbidity in order to identify subtypes of BPD...
  31. ncbi request reprint Recent developments in the technical approaches of English-language psychoanalytic schools
    O F Kernberg
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Psychoanal Q 70:519-47. 2001
    ..The paper concludes with a brief outline of the characteristics of each of these technical approaches...
  32. ncbi request reprint A severe sexual inhibition in the course of the psychoanalytic treatment of a patient with a narcissistic personality disorder
    O F Kernberg
    New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, Westchester Division, White Plains 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 80:899-908. 1999
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint The development of a psychodynamic treatment for patients with borderline personality disorder: a preliminary study of behavioral change
    J F Clarkin
    Personality Disorders Institute, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    J Pers Disord 15:487-95. 2001
    ..1%. This uncontrolled study is highly suggestive that this structured and manualized psychodynamic treatment modified for borderline patients shows promise for the ambulatory treatment of these patients and warrants further study...
  34. doi request reprint Structured Interview of Personality Organization (STIPO): preliminary psychometrics in a clinical sample
    Barry L Stern
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Columbia Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, New York, NY 10017, USA
    J Pers Assess 92:35-44. 2010
    ..We discuss implications of these findings in terms of the theory-driven and trait-based assessment of personality pathology...
  35. ncbi request reprint Presidential address. 42nd Congress of the International Psychoanalytical Association
    Otto F Kernberg
    New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Int J Psychoanal 83:197-203. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of adolescents with identity diffusion: a modification of transference focused psychotherapy]
    Pamela A Foelsch
    Assistant professeure de psychologie clinique en psychiatrie, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
    Sante Ment Que 33:37-60. 2008
    ..This treatment aims to improve adolescent's relationships with friends, parents, and teachers; help clarify life goals ; acquire positive self-esteem; and be better prepared for entering love relation ships...
  37. doi request reprint Refining the borderline personality disorder phenotype through finite mixture modeling: implications for classification
    Mark F Lenzenweger
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY 13902, USA
    J Pers Disord 22:313-31. 2008
    ..This proposed BPD taxonomy represents an approach to reducing heterogeneity observed among BPD patients and it may prove useful in studies seeking to understand etiologic and pathophysiologic factors as well as treatment response in BPD...
  38. ncbi request reprint The relational context of aggression in borderline personality disorder: using adult attachment style to predict forms of hostility
    Kenneth L Critchfield
    IRT Clinic, University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:67-82. 2008
    ..Implications for understanding relational aspects of BPD aggression in research and clinical work are discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint The development of a measure to assess putative mechanisms of change in the treatment of borderline personality disorder
    Kenneth N Levy
    Department of Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 54:1325-31. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint The mechanisms of change in the treatment of borderline personality disorder with transference focused psychotherapy
    Kenneth N Levy
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:481-501. 2006
    ..In addition, we briefly review evidence from our group regarding the following hypothesized mechanisms of change: contract setting, integration of representations, and changes in reflective functioning (RF) and affect regulation...
  41. ncbi request reprint Executive neurocognitive functioning and neurobehavioral systems indicators in borderline personality disorder: a preliminary study
    Mark F Lenzenweger
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:421-38. 2004
    ..The implications of these results for further experimental psychopathology investigations of BPD as well as further refinement of theoretical models of the disorder are discussed...