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Introduction to the Practice of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy / Edition 1

Introduction to the Practice of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy / Edition 1

by Alessandra Lemma, Lemma
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470844582

ISBN-13: 9780470844588

Pub. Date: 07/07/2003

Publisher: Wiley

This practical textbook demystifies the practice of psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

Alessandra Lemma, an experienced clinician, provides step-by-step guidelines and useful pointers to the various stages of therapy for novices and relative newcomers to the field. Introduction to the Practice of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy shows you:

  • how to make a

Overview

This practical textbook demystifies the practice of psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

Alessandra Lemma, an experienced clinician, provides step-by-step guidelines and useful pointers to the various stages of therapy for novices and relative newcomers to the field. Introduction to the Practice of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy shows you:

  • how to make a transference interpretation
  • how to assess and formulate
  • how to work with defences and manage endings
  • how to listen to unconscious communication
  • extensive case study examples.

This book is invaluable for students of clinical psychology at all levels, as well as psychotherapists, doctors, nurses, social workers and counsellors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470844588
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/07/2003
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.73(d)

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Table of Contents

About the Author vii

Preface ix

Introduction: Is Freud Dead? 1

1 Brave New Worlds: A Psychoanalysis Fit for the Twenty-First Century 12

2 An Overview of the Schools of Psychoanalysis: Theory and Practice 28

3 The Process of Psychic Change 75

4 The Analytic Setting and the Analytic Attitude 94

5 Assessment and Formulation 128

6 Unconscious Communication 169

7 Defences and Resistance 194

8 Transference and Countertransference 219

9 Working with Endings 269

Conclusion: The Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist at Work 292

References 302

Index 327

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