Links and Resources

Publishers of Books by Joan Lachkar, Ph.D.

Taylor & Francis Group, a leading international academic publisher.

Jason Aronson, a division of Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Professional Associations

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)


International Psychohistory Association (IPA)
(Joan Lachkar, Ph.D. has presented at IPA functions)


The Institute for Psychohistory


Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute (SCP)
(Joan Lachkar, Ph.D. teaches at SCP)


Los Angeles Psychoanalytic Society & Institute (LAPSI)
(Joan Lachkar, Ph.D. teaches first and second year students)


California Divorce, Separation, Child Custody Help and Information -


Professional Journals

Journal of Psychohistory
(Many of Joan Lachkar's articles have been published here)


Journal of Emotional Abuse
(Joan Lachkar serves on the Editorial Board)


The Family Violence & Sexual Assault Institute
The Journal of Child Sexual Abuse
The Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma



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What is Psychohistory?


Dr. Lachkar is the author of numerous published books and articles including The Narcissistic / Borderline Couple, How to talk to a Narcissist, How to Talk to a Borderline, Courts Beware of the Borderline, and Common Complaints that Bring Couples into Therapy. For more, visit our Books section for more details and to order.