Honors and Awards

Nathan P. Segel Candidate Essay Award, Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute, May 1999. Honorarium awarded for paper entitled: "The Erotic Transference/Countertransference, Projective Identification, and the Loss of the Sense of Reality."

 

Publications

Gibbs, P. L. (2016). The role of shame in treating maniacal triumph and paranoia. In S. Akhtar (Ed.), Shame: Developmental, cultural, and clinical realms. London: Karnac.

Gibbs, P. L. (2009). Denial, mania, and the search for saviors in the fiscal crisis. Clio's Psyche, 16, 22-27. 

Gibbs, P. L. (2008). Technical challenges in the psychoanalytic treatment of psychotic depression. In D. Garfield & D. Mackler (Eds.), Beyond Medication: Therapeutic Engagement in the Recovery from Psychosis. London: Routledge. 

Gibbs, P. L. (2008). A Mercy by Toni Morrison (Book Review). Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute's section of Shaman Drum Bookstore's Website.

Gibbs, P. L. (2007). Reality in cyberspace: Analysands' use of the internet and ordinary everyday psychosis. Psychoanalytic Review, 94, 11-38.

Gibbs, P. L. (2007). The primacy of psychoanalytic intervention in recovery from the psychoses and schizophrenias. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, 35, 287-312.

Gibbs, P. L. (2005). Sylvia (Review of the movie Life of Sylvia Plath). Free Associations: Newsletter of the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute and Society, Spring. (Reprinted in the ISPS-US Winter 2006 Newsletter).

Gibbs, P. L. (2004). The struggle to know what is real. Psychoanalytic Review, 91, 615-641