Fishbane, Mona D.
Mona DeKoven Fishbane, Ph.D. (b. 1947)
Mona DeKoven Fishbane has made significant contributions to the fields of couple and intergenerational psychology through her work integrating neurobiology, relationships, and systemic thought. She authored the book Loving with the Brain in Mind: Neurobiology & Couple Therapy (Norton, 2013), as well as articles and chapters on couple therapy, intergenerational relationships, and neurobiological-relational approaches to couple and family therapy.
Fishbane received her Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Massachusetts in 1979. She has worked at Salem Hospital Mental Health Center in Massachusetts (1979–1981), the Behavioral Medicine Clinic of the Psychiatry Department of Stanford University Medical Center in California (1981–1982), McLean Hospital in Massachusetts (1983–1985), the Boston Center for Family Health (1982–1984), and the Student Counseling Service of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem (1988–1989). Fishbane...
- Fishbane, M. D. (2005). Differentiation and dialogue in intergenerational relationships. In J. Lebow (Ed.), Handbook of clinical family therapy (pp. 543–568). Hoboken: Wiley.Google Scholar
- Fishbane, M. D. (2012). Neurobiology and family processes. In F. Walsh (Ed.), Normal family processes (4th ed., pp. 553–574). New York: Guilford.Google Scholar
- Fishbane, M. D. (2013). Loving with the brain in mind: Neurobiology & couple therapy. New York: W. W. Norton.Google Scholar
- Fishbane, M. D. (2015). Couple therapy and interpersonal neurobiology. In A. S. Gurman, J. Lebow, & D. Snyder (Eds.), Clinical handbook of couple therapy (5th ed., pp. 681–701). New York: Guilford.Google Scholar