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Gazzillo, F., Gordon, R.M. & Waldron, S. (2017). Tools, Chapter 6, in Psychodynamic diagnostic manual, Version 2 (PDM-2).  New York: Guilford Press.

Gordon, R.M. (2017). Assessing Distance Psychoanalytic Treatment:  Perspectives of Therapist and Patient. The American Psychoanalyst, 51,1.

Gordon, R.M., & Lan, J. (2017). Assessing Distance Training: How Well Does It Produce Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists? Psychodynamic Psychiatry, 45, 2.

Gordon, R.M., Tune, J. and Wang, X. (2016). What are the characteristics and concerns of high and low raters of psychodynamic treatment to Chinese students over VCON? Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy in China,2, 86-96.

Gordon, R.M., Blake, A., Bornstein, R.F., Gazzillo, F., Etzi, J., Lingiardi, V., McWilliams, N., Rothery, C. and Tasso, A.F. (2016) What do practitioners consider the most helpful personality taxa in understanding their patients? Division/Review: A Quarterly Psychoanalytic Forum, 16,70.

Gordon, R.M. & Bornstein, R.F. (2015). The Psychodiagnostic Chart-2 v.8.1 (PDC-2) DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4147.4647

Spektor, V., Luu, L. & Gordon, R.M. (2015) The Relationship between Theoretical Orientation and Accuracy of Countertransference Expectations., Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 63(4), NP28-NP32.

Gordon, R.M., Wang, X. and Tune, J. (2015). Comparing Psychodynamic Teaching, Supervision and Psychotherapy Over Video-Conferencing Technology with Chinese Students.  Psychodynamic Psychiatry, 43 (4), 585-599.

Gazzillo, F., Lingiardi, V., Del Corno, F., Genova, F., Bornstein, R.F., Gordon, R.M., McWilliams,  N. (2015). Clinicians’ Emotional Responses and PDM P Axis Personality Disorders: A Clinically Relevant Empirical Investigation. Psychotherapy, Special Section: Personality and Psychotherapy, 52(2),238-246.

Gordon, R.M., Gazzillo, F., Blake, A., Bornstein, R.F., Etzi, J., Lingiardi, V., McWilliams, N., Rothery, C., and Tasso, A.F. (2015). The Relationship Between Theoretical Orientation and Countertransference Expectations: Implications for Ethical Dilemmas and Risk Management, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, DOI: 10.1002/cpp.1951

Lingiardi, V., McWilliams, N., Bornstein, R.F., Gazzillo, F. and Gordon, R.M. (2015) The Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual Version 2 (PDM-2): Assessing Patients for Improved Clinical Practice and Research, Psychoanalytic Psychology, 32(1), 94-115.

Huprich, S., Lingiardi, V., McWilliams, N., Bornstein, R., Gazzillo, F., and Gordon, R.M., (2015). The Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual (PDM) and the PDM-2: Opportunities to Significantly Affect the Profession. Psychoanalytic Inquiry, 35: 60-73.

Gordon, R.M. and Stoffey, R.W. (2014). Operationalizing the Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual: a Preliminary Study of the Psychodiagnostic Chart (PDC), Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic,78,1, 1-15.

Gordon, R.M. and Cosgrove, L., (2013) Ethical Considerations in the Development and Application of Mental and Behavioral Nosologies: Lessons from DSM5, Psychological Injury and Law, 6,4, 330-335, DOI 10.1007/s12207-013-9172-9..

Gordon, R. M. (2013) To Know and to Care [Review of: Psychoanalytic Diagnosis: Understanding Personality Structure in the Clinical Process, Second Edition By Nancy McWilliams New York, NY: The Guilford Press, 2011] in Division/Review: A Quarterly Psychoanalytic Forum, Spring,7, 9-11.


Gordon, R. , Stoffey, R. & Perkins, B. (2013). Comparing the Sensitivity of the MMPI-2 Clinical Scales and the MMPI-RC Scales to Clients Rated as Psychotic, Borderline or Neurotic on the Psychodiagnostic Chart. Psychology, 4,12-16. doi: 10.4236/psych.2013.49A1003.


Gordon, R.M. (2012). A Psychological Alternative to the Medically Based DSM and ICD. The National Psychologist May/June, p. 19

Bornstein, R. F. and Gordon, R. M. (2012). Do Practitioners Want in a Diagnostic Taxonomy? Comparing the PDM with DSM and ICD. Division/Review: A Quarterly Psychoanalytic Forum, Fall, 6, 35.


Gordon, R.M. (2011). Repercussions of a Patient’s Suicide, Pennsylvania Psychologist Quarterly, 71,6, 12-14.


Gordon, R.M. (2010). The Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual (PDM). In I. Weiner and E. Craighead, (Eds.) Corsini’s Encyclopedia of Psychology (4th ed., volume 3, 1312-1315), Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.

Gordon, R.M., Hoffman, L., and Tjeltveit, A (2010). Religion and Psychotherapy: Ethical Conflicts and Confluence, Pennsylvania Psychologist, 70, 9, 3-4.


Gordon, R.M. (2010), The Scientific Renaissance of Psychodynamic Therapy (PDT), Pennsylvania Psychologist Quarterly, March, 70,3, 22-23.


Gordon, R.M. (2009). Reactions to the Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual (PDM) by Psychodynamic, CBT and Other Non- Psychodynamic Psychologists. Issues in Psychoanalytic Psychology, 31,1, 55-62.


Gordon, R.M. (2009). The Psychodiagnostic Report for Treatment Recommendations. The Pennsylvania Psychologist Quarterly, 69, 3, 17-18.


Gordon, R.M. (2009), Money, Masochism, Narcissism and Indifference, Pennsylvania Psychologist Quarterly, September Issue, 69, 8, 10 and 14.


Gordon, R.M. (2008) An Expert Look at Love, Intimacy and Personal Growth. Second edition. IAPT Press, Allentown, Pa.


Gordon, R.M. (2008) I Love You Madly! On Passion, Personality and Personal Growth. Second edition. IAPT Press. Allentown, Pa.

Gordon, R.M., Stoffey, R., Bottinelli, J. (2008). MMPI-2 findings of primitive defenses in alienating parents. American Journal of Family Therapy, 36: 211-228.


Gordon, R.M. (2008a) Early reactions to the PDM by Psychodynamic, CBT and Other psychologists. Psychologist-Psychoanalyst, XXVI, 1, Winter, p.13. This copy is a prepublication manuscript.


Gordon, R.M. and Bottinelli, J. (2008), Ethics and the Difficult Patient: The Psychopath in Film and in Your Office. The Pennsylvania Psychologist Update, July/August Issue,10.


Gordon, R. M. (2008) The Two-Minute Check-in at the Beginning of Psychoanalytic Group Therapy Sessions. Group Analysis, 41 (4), 366-372.


Gordon, R.M. (2008). Addendum To MMPI/MMPI–2 Changes In Long Term Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. Issues in Psychoanalytic Psychology, Issues In Psychoanalytic Psychology Vol. 30, No. 2, p.159.


Gordon, R.M., (2007) PDM Valuable in Identifying High-Risk Patients. The National Psychologist, 16, 6, November/December, page 4.


Gordon, R.M. (2007) To Wit or Not to Wit: The Use of Humor in Psychotherapy, Pennsylvania Psychologist, 67, 3, 22-24.


Gordon, R.M. (2007) I Love You Madly! Workbook: Insight Enhancement about Healthy and Disturbed Love Relations. IAPT Press, Allentown, Pa.


Gordon, R.M. (2007) The Powerful Combination of the MMPI-2 and the Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual, Independent Practitioner, Spring Issue, 84-85.


Gordon, R.M. (2006a) “The APA Ethics Code as a Projective Test.” Psychologist-Psychoanalyst, XXVI, 1, 67-68.


Gordon, R.M. (2006) "What Is Love? A Unified Model of Love Relations" Issues In Psychoanalytic Psychology, 28,1, 25-33


Gordon, R.M. (2006) Psychoanalytic Reflections on Love and Sexuality: Book Review, in Issues in Psychoanalytic Psychology,28, 2, 85-89.


Gordon, R.M. (2006) False Assumptions About Psychopathology, Hysteria and the MMPI-2 Restructured Clinical Scales. Psychological Reports, 98, 870-872.


Moyer, D.M., Gordon, R.M., Ward, J.T. and Burkhardt, B.B. (2006) "Characteristics of Successful Fakers Versus Unsuccessful Fakers: Is Empathy, Intelligence, or Personality Associated with Faking PTSD on the MMPI-2?" Psychological Reports

Gordon, R.M. (2005a) The Doom and Gloom of Divorce Research: Comment on Wallerstein and Lewis (2004). Psychoanalytic Psychology,22, 3, 450-451.


Gordon, R.M. (2005b) The Ethics of Supervising a Family Member. The Pennsylvania Psychologist, September Issue, 5-6.


Gordon, Robert M. (2003) “The Countertransference Controversy”. July Issue Pennsylvania Psychologist.pp 8-9.


Gordon, R.M. (2003a) Towards a Theoretically Individuated and Integrated Family Therapist. Psychotherapy, Vol. 1, Moscow, Russia 8-4, January Issue (English translation). Updated and rewritten in Gordon, R.M. (2006d) An Expert Look at Love, Intimacy and Personal Growth. IAPT Press, Allentown, Pa. (Chapter 9 Integrating Theories)


Gordon, R.M. (2002) Child Custody Evaluators: Psychologists or Detectives? Pennsylvania, Bar Institute, Mechanicsburg , Pa. Summarized in Gordon, R.M. (2006d) An Expert Look at Love, Intimacy and Personal Growth. IAPT Press, Allentown, Pa. (Chapter 8 Lies and Defenses)


Moyer, D., Burkhardt, B., Gordon, R.M., (2002) Faking PTSD from a Motor Vehicle Accident on the MMPI-2. American Journal of Forensic Psychology, Volume 20, Issue 2, 2002


Gordon, R. M. (2001). MMPI/MMPI-2 Changes in Long-Term Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. Issues in Psychoanalytic Psychology, 23,(1 and 2), 59-79.


Gordon, R.M. (2000). “Boundary: Protection, Limits and Safety” The Pennsylvania Psychologist, June 2000


Gordon, R.M. (1998) The Medea Complex and the Parental Alienation Syndrome: When Mothers Damage Their Daughter’s Ability to Love a Man The Mother-Daughter Relationship Echoes Through Time. Ed. by Gerd H. Fenchel. Jason Aronson Inc. Northvale, New Jersey. Updated and rewritten in Gordon, R.M. (2006d) An Expert Look at Love, Intimacy and Personal Growth. IAPT Press, Allentown, Pa. (Chapter 5 Medea and Parental Alienation)


Gordon, R.M.(1997). “Handling Transference and Countertransference Issues with the Difficult Patient” The Pennsylvania Psychologist Quarterly, February 1997.


Gordon, R.M. (1995) The Symbolic Nature of the Supervisory Relationship: Identification and Professional Growth, Issues In Psychoanalytic Psychology. 17, 2, 154-162.


Gordon, R.M. (1993) Ethics Based on Protection of the Transference, Issues In Psychoanalytic Psychology, 15, 2, 95 -105.


Gordon, R.M. (1982) Systems-object relations view of marital therapy: Revenge and reraising. Eds., Wolberg, L.R.; Aronson, M., Brunner-Mazel. Group and Family Therapy.


Gordon, R.M. (1976) Effects of volunteering and responsibility on the perceived value and effectiveness of a clinical treatment. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 44, 799-801.


Gordon, R.M. (1975). Effects of interpersonal and economic resources upon values and the quality of life. Dissertation Abstracts International, 36, 3122B. (University Microfilms No. 75-28, 220). Summarized in Gordon, R.M. (2006d) An Expert Look at Love, Intimacy and Personal Growth. IAPT Press, Allentown, Pa. (Chapter 1 Love and Happiness)

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