Mark Solms is a neuropsychologist and psychoanalyst. He is a Professor of Neuropsychology at the University of Cape Town in South Africa, as well as an Honorary Lecturer in Neurosurgery at St Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine, Director of the Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis at the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, and Chair of the International Psychoanalytical Association's Research Committee. He is the President of the South African Psychoanalytical Association, as well as an Associate Member of the British Psychoanalytical Society, an Honorary Member of the New York Psychoanalytic Society, and a member of the South African Clinical Neuropsychology Association and the British Neuropsychological Society. He is a Fellow of the American College of Psychoanalysts and the American College of Psychiatrists, as well as a Member of the South African Academy of Science. He has received numerous honors, including the Sigourney Award. He is the founding editor of the journal Neuropsychoanalysis and has written numerous chapters, articles, and books, including The Neuropsychology of Dreams (1997).
- The Hidden Spring: A Journey to the Source of Consciousness
- Clinical Studies in Neuropsychoanalysis Revisited
- The Emotional Foundations of Personality: A Neurobiological and Evolutionary Approach
- Beyond Evolutionary Psychology: How and Why Neuropsychological Modules Arise
- The Brain and the Inner World: An Introduction to the Neuroscience of Subjective Experience