BOOKS IN ENGLISH
Dr. Martine F.
Delfos PH.D. has written several books, most on the subject of
psychology. Drs. Marijke Gottmer supported most publications by
doing literature research.
Most books are written in Dutch. Translations of several books
are in progress.
There are three main publication fields:
- Are you listening to
me? Communicating with children from 4 to 12 years old. 2001
- (Foster) children and
odd behaviour?! On 13 themes: foster anxiety, adoption,
ancestral anxiety, attachment, borderline, bulliyng,
autism, social akwardness. 2001
- Children and
behavioural problems. Anxiety, ADHD, agression and
depression in childhood. Guidelines for Diagnostics and
- A strange world.
About autism, Asperger's syndrome, and PDD-NOS. For
parents, partners, professional carers, and persons with
here to read (PDF file) the foreword
by Tony Attwood.
Developmental prespective on trauma.
- The developmental
damage to children as a result of the violation of their
In: Willems, J.C.M.
(Ed.). Developmental and Autonomy Rights of Children;
Empowering Children, Caregivers and Communities.Antwerpen/Groningen/Oxford:
Intersentia, 2002, second revised editon 2007.
- The Conquered Giant: The
use of Computer in play therapy.
In: F.J. Maarsse; A.E.
Akkerman; A.N. Brand & L.J.M. Mulder (Eds.). Clinical
assessment, computerized methods and instrumentation.
CIP7. Lisse: Swets & Zeitlinger, 2003.
In: Building together with
real protagonists; also available in a spanish edition.
ArgentiniŽ: Emmanuel Foundation, 2004.
About boys: The core of the matter.
In: Educating boys, the good news. Dit
is de weerslag van de 4th Biennial Working with boys, Building Fine Men
Conference in Melbourne.
Callaghan, N.S.W.: University of Newcastle, Family
Action Centre, pag. 157-168, 2006.
From parent to group parent.
Upbringing Pledge) in the Virtual Environment.
Hans Van Crombrugge, Wouter Vandenhole, Jan C.M. Willems (Eds.). Shared Pedagogical Responsibility. Antwerpen/Oxford/Portland:
The virtual environment from a developmental
Belinda Heys, Michiel Matthes, Patrice Sullivan (Red.). Improving the
Quality of Childhood in Europe 2013.
East Sussex, U.K., pag
CHILDREN's BOOKS View subjects in the
Delfos wrote several therapeutic children's books. Subjects:
adoption, sexual abuse, physical abuse, growing up with drug
addicted parents, egocentrism, growing up with psychiatric
disturbed parents, divorce, ADHD, divorce, autism, anxiety, death
of a parent.
EDUCATION View subjects in the Dutch
A series about
sexual education in 11 volumes by Martine F. Delfos is in progress.
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