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Listening to Deepening Analytic Work
Contemporary psychoanalysis offers a rich and transformative therapeutic tool to alleviate suffering. Two BPSI clinicians will present their deepening work, offering a lens into the therapeutic action of psychoanalysis.
The 2020 Alan Pollack Psychotherapy Conference on the Nature of the Transference
When a young man with a pattern of self-sabotage and suspicion of authority dares the therapist to hold him accountable yet pulls for leniency (“letting him slide”), how does the therapist respond? In a patient prone to all-or-nothing thinking with conflicts over dependency and vulnerability, how does the therapist find a middle ground between punitive rigidity and excessive accommodation?
"Book Review of “Demons in the Consulting Room: Echoes of Genocide, Slavery and Extreme Trauma in Psychoanalytic Practice“ edited by Adrienne Harris, Margery Kalb, and Susan Klebanoff. London and New York: Routledge, 2017, 224 pp.”, an article by this month's BPSI author, Jane Hanenberg, EdD. Click the banner to read an excerpt of the content.
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