The drawing that features throughout the website is by Melanie Klein’s 10-year-old patient, ‘Richard’, of his ‘internal family’. Klein wrote a detailed account of Richard’s psychoanalytic treatment, undertaken in 1941, in Narrative of a Child Analysis (Karnac, 1961).
Many of the images on this site are reproduced courtesy of the Wellcome Library archive, which holds many of Melanie Klein’s original papers. The archive is available to researchers online and at the Wellcome Library in London – visit the Melanie Klein archive page to find out more.
Website development committee: Anne Amos (website coordinator), Mary Block (MKT Administrative Secretary), Sophie Boswell (Child Analysis), Katya Golinka (Russian translation and review), Natasha Harvey (audio/visual), Isabel Hernandez-Halton (Spanish translation and review), Susan Lawrence, Jane Milton (MKT Honorary Archivist), John Steiner.
Website administrator and editorial: Caroline Graty
Research and editorial: Eleanor Sawbridge Burton
Web design: Surface Impression
Logo design: Keith Haynes
Spanish translation: Lucía Álvarez de Toledo & Associates
French translation: Géraldine Le Roy, Véronique Poulet-Young, Eric Stremler and Francis Drossart
Chinese translation: Hsueh Mei Fan, Hsin Lien, Chia Chi
Russian translation: Natalia Kigai
The New Dictionary of Kleinian Thought
Definitions and lists of key papers in the ‘Concepts’ section, and the key papers in the ‘Child analysis’ section are reproduced from The New Dictionary of Kleinian Thought with kind permission of authors Elizabeth Bott Spillius, Jane Milton, Penelope Garvey, Cyril Couve and Deborah Steiner.