The Imaginative Body: Psychodynamic Therapy in Health Care / Edition 1

The Imaginative Body: Psychodynamic Therapy in Health Care / Edition 1

by Aleda Erskine
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568212579
Publisher:
Aronson, Jason Inc.
Publication date:
02/01/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
8.98(w) x 5.98(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgements
Preface
Contributors
Introduction1
Ch. 1Imaginative bodies of childbearing: visions and revisions13
Ch. 2The initial contact: assessment for counselling in the medical context43
Ch. 3Psychoanalytic formulation and treatment: chronic metabolic disturbance in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus60
Ch. 4Life-threatening illness as psychic trauma: psychotherapy with adolescent patients87
Ch. 5Reflections of self: the use of drawings in evaluating and treating physically ill children113
Ch. 6The psychotherapeutic application of a dysregulation model of illness145
Ch. 7Working with the false body165
Ch. 8The value of emotional awareness in general practice180
Ch. 9'The body goes mad': hospital liaison psychiatry in sickle-cell disease200
Ch. 10Pain tolerable and intolerable: consultations to two staff groups who work in the face of potentially fatal illness222
Index241

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