A Gang of Seven

 Pointing the Way


 Two Movements

 Three Sacraments

 Facets of Vital Engagement

 Vital Engagement:
            Life Blood of Trust

 Steps Towards Trust

 Missed Steps

 Unseen Options  

 Justice in Relationships


Barbara R. Krasner, PhD

Biography                  Touchstones             Defining Moments              Publications


●  Engagement:  The Strict Sacrament of Dialogue”, contributed to Engaging in Genuine Dialogue:
      Maurice Friedman’s Interdisciplinary Humanism
, by Kenneth Paul Kramer (to be published),
       Pickwick Press, 2010.

●  With Joyce, Austin J., Truth, Trust and Relationships: Healing Interventions in Contextual Therapy,
       New York Brunner/Mazel, 1995.

 With Boszormenyi-Nagy, Ivan,  Between Give and Take: A Clinical Guide to Contextual Therapy,

 With Boszormenyi-Nagy, Ivan, “Trust-based Therapy: A Contextual Approach,” American Journal of Psychiatry, 137, 767-775,

●  “Trustworthiness, The Primal Family Resource,”  Family Resources, (Ed.) Mark Karpel, P.G. Sholevar, New York: Guilford Press,

●  With Cotroneo, Margaret, “A Contextual Approach to Child Custody Decisions,” The Handbook of Marriages and Marital Therapy,
       (Ed.) P.G. Sholevar, New York: Spectrum Publications, 1980.

●  With Filing J., Volpicelli, J, & Krasner, K.J., A Treatment Manual for Cocaine Dependent New Mothers.  Published jointly by
       University of Pennsylvania and Contextual Management Consultants, 1997.
●  Torah and Daily Life: A Jewish-Christian Dialogue, Stoughton, Mass: Packard Manse Papers1965; Foundations 9(2): 118-132,

●  With Shapiro, Alexander, “Trustbuilding Initiatives in the Rabbinic Community,”  Conservative Judaism, 1987.

●  With Cotroneo, Margaret “Addiction, Alienation and Parenting,” Nursing Clinics of North America, II(3): 517-525, 1970.

●  With Cotroneo, Margaret, “Abortion and Problems in Decision-Making,” Journal of Marriage and Family Counseling, Vol. III,
       (January 1977), 69-76.

●  Questing for Trustworthy Existence, Journal of Christian Healing, Vol.8, No.2/Fall 1986.