- Variations on the concept of traumatism: traumatism, traumatic, trauma
Int J Psychoanal 86:251-65. 2005
..The author illustrates his hypotheses with a clinical example...
- The imaginer and the imagined
Lucy La Farge
Psychoanal Q 73:591-625. 2004
..Clinical material demonstrates the deepening that occurs when these fantasies are interpreted...
- The aim of the training analysis
Deborah L Cabaniss
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 54:203-29. 2006
- The stranger
Carmen C Mion
Int J Psychoanal 87:126-43. 2006
..This article is a theoretical exercise based on this clinical experience, using concepts developed by Bion, Ferro and Winnicott...
- Sense of reality, reality testing and reality processing in borderline patients
Luis Claudio Figueiredo
Int J Psychoanal 87:769-87. 2006
- Critical reflections on intersubjectivity in psychoanalysis
Int J Psychoanal 87:1297-314. 2006
..The psychoanalytic process is a condition activated through a bond that is able to hold and contain the relationship of the analytic couple and the patient's unconscious world and not through hermeneutic or narrative constructions...
- Perverse dreams and dreams of perversion
Michael I Good
Psychoanal Q 75:1005-44. 2006
..Clinical material illustrates perverse dreams and their usefulness in the often arduous process of analyzing perverse defenses...
- Dreams and creativity--collaborative psychoanalytic work
Cesar A Alfonso
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Hispanic Treatment Program, USA
J Am Acad Psychoanal 30:573-82. 2002
..The critic's transference is defined, and with examples the authors show how the exploration of this transference may lead to decreased resistance by allowing a reparative experience to exist within the analytic setting...
- Surviving in absence--on the preservative and death drives and their clinical utility
Psychoanal Q 75:1057-95. 2006
..Clinical material from an extended psychoanalysis shows how these concepts can help us understand these patients' absence and "deadness" and rethink the technical challenges they provide...
- The role of clinical inference in psychoanalytic case formulation
David L Wolitzky
New York University, NYU Department of Psychology, 715 Broadway, Room 204, New York, NY 10003, USA
Am J Psychother 61:17-36. 2007
..Several clinical examples are presented to highlight the operation of these factors and how they can lead to alternate theoretical formulations...
- Ferenczi's clinical and theoretical conception of trauma: a brief introductory map
Psychology Faculty, Turin University, Turin, Italy
Am J Psychoanal 67:141-9. 2007
..These last ones are typical habits, as we know, to project one's own ideas, especially our prejudices...
- The possibility of multiple models for Oedipal development
Howard H Covitz
Tyler School of Art, Temple University, USA
Am J Psychoanal 67:162-80. 2007
- Revenge--the hate that dare not speak its name: a psychoanalytic perspective
Irwin C Rosen
Greater Kansas City Psychoanalytic Institute, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:595-620. 2007
- Progression from oral to oedipal themes: a defense against experiences of object loss
Juliet M Ross
William Alanson White Institute, New York, USA
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 35:259-78. 2007
..Although "progression" is perhaps not the best term for this phenomenon, it will serve as a concise description for the sake of this article...
- Discussion of Ross's "progression from oral to oedipal themes: a defense against the experience of object loss"--an alternative paradigm
Althea J Horner
The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, USA
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 35:279-85; discussion 284. 2007
- Subversive redemption in psychoanalysis
New York University, New York State Psychological Association and American Psychological Association, 330 West 58th Street, Suite 607, New York, NY, 10019, USA
Am J Psychoanal 65:207-17. 2005
..Patients then feel more confident about undertaking the process of subversive redemption in the wider world...
- Metaphor and the violent
Provost Road, London, NW3 4 ST, UK
Int J Psychoanal 86:802-23. 2005
- Why perversion?: 'False love' and the perverse pact
355 E 72nd St, Suite 3AB, New York, NY 10021, USA
Int J Psychoanal 86:776-99. 2005
..The notion of the perverse pact is foregrounded in Alice's analysis, where first the resurrection and then the dismantling of such a pact were effected through various analytic means...
- The analyst's fantasy of the ideal patient
Henry F Smith
Psychoanal Q 73:627-58. 2004
..As such, they are part of a countertransference, broadly defined, that is responsive to both the analyst's and the patient's conflictual life...
- Sándor, Gizella, Elma: A biographical journey
Department of Psychology, University of Haifa, Haifa 31905, Israel
Int J Psychoanal 85:489-520. 2004
..The question of the impact of Elma's 'confusion of tongues' with Ferenczi and with Freud on her subsequent life is also discussed...
- Envy: one or many?
Int J Psychoanal 85:401-18. 2004
..To answer the question posed in the title, the conclusion is that envy presents a central nucleus with different elaborative branches...
- The conceptualisation of the psychical in psychoanalysis
Int J Psychoanal 85:381-99. 2004
..Attention is drawn to neglected issues in psychoanalytic theorising, namely self-consciousness and the constitution of existence. The importance of this neglected area for the psychoanalytic process is illustrated with clinical examples...
- The psychodynamic of panic attacks: a useful integration of psychoanalysis and neuroscience
Franco De Masi
Int J Psychoanal 85:311-36. 2004
- The place of erotic transference and countertransference in clinical practice
Ruth M Lijtmaer
Contemporary Center for Applied Psychoanalytic Studies, Fairleigh Dickenson University, Madison, NJ, USA
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 32:483-98. 2004
- How does psychotherapy influence personality? A theoretical integration
John D Mayer
Department of Psychology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
J Clin Psychol 60:1291-315. 2004
..Thinking across theoretical perspectives leads to important new opportunities for assessment, therapy outcome research, and communication with patients concerning personality change...
- Beyond the limits: historical perspectives on boundary violations in psychoanalytic treatment
10 rue Frédéric Bastiat, F 75008 Paris, France
Int J Psychoanal 85:1243-5. 2004
- Conflict, structure, and absence: André Green on borderline and narcissistic pathology
Gail S Reed
Psychoanal Q 74:121-55; discussion 327-63. 2005
..These ideas lead to an original way of imagining the analytic setting and to a modification of the classical stance of analyst with patient. Two clinical vignettes are presented...
- The third: a brief historical analysis of an idea
Charles M Hanly
Psychoanal Q 73:267-90. 2004
- Linguistic styles and complementarities in analyzing character
Int J Psychoanal 85:1455-76. 2004
..Various such complementary responses are explored through several vignettes, with a particular focus on the interplay of the epic and narrative modes...
- Cognitive sciences and psychoanalysis: a possible convergence
Faculty of Medicine, University of Brescia
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 31:627-46. 2003
- Theoretical and technical approaches to the clinical case: advantages and disadvantages of present-day pluralism
Alan D Felix
Int J Psychoanal 85:1497-500. 2004
- We are the daily bread of each other
Istituto de Psicoterapia Analitica di Firenze
Am J Psychoanal 67:283-90. 2007
..I will especially discuss the phenomenon of trust, and the response it awakens in the person to whom the trust is directed, especially as evident in the thearapeutic relationship...
- Superego transformations through the analyst's capacity for reverie
Psychoanal Q 71:477-501. 2002
- Session-by-session report of low frequency Kleinian psychoanalysis: establishing analytic contact with a borderline patient
Institute for Psychoanalytic Studies, California, USA
Bull Menninger Clin 72:85-108. 2008
..This article examines the establishment of analytic contact with a borderline patient within a twice-a-week, on-the-couch, Kleinian framework...
- Vicious circles of punishment: a reading of Melanie Klein's Envy and gratitude
Henry F Smith
Psychoanalytic Institute of New England, East, USA
Psychoanal Q 77:199-218. 2008
..In the sadomasochistic enactments that result, the moral force of Klein's categories fuels the countertransference. A detailed clinical hour is presented...
- A genuinely developmental theory of sexual enjoyment and its implications for psychoanalytic technique
University College London
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 56:11-36. 2008
..The nature of the psychosexual is explored in the analytic treatment of an adolescent boy...
- The otherness of sexuality: excess
NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, Training Analyst, Israel Psychoanalytic Society
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 56:43-71. 2008
..Two contemporary analytic thinkers are engaged who deal with the object-relational and intersubjective vicissitudes of excess...
- Primary mental expression: freud, klein, and beyond
Boston Psychoanalytic Society, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 56:177-202. 2008
..Findings from neuroimaging studies of dreaming and of schizophrenia support the proposition that primary mental activity is a qualitatively distinctive form of mental expression...
- Pluralism in action. Panel report
David H Brendel
Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street Belmont, MA 02478, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 56:253-62. 2008
- How can we know what we need to know? Reflections on clinical judgment formation
Psychoanalytic Institute of New England, East, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 52:689-707. 2004
..An analytic vignette shows how a theoretical background can be used to understand and interpret to a patient in a way that is deeply meaningful...
- Repression and splitting: towards a method of conceptual comparison
R D Hinshelwood
Int J Psychoanal 89:503-21. 2008
..It represents a general method for clarifying and maybe reconciling the differing points of view of competing psychoanalytic schools...
- Is there still a place for the concept of 'therapeutic regression' in psychoanalysis?
Laurence S Spurling
Birkbeck College, University of London, School of Psychosocial Studies, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX
Int J Psychoanal 89:523-40. 2008
- A case history: from traumatic repetition towards psychic representability
Estela L Bichi
Int J Psychoanal 89:541-60. 2008
- Victory through vegetables: self-mastery through a vegetarian way of life
Psychoanal Rev 95:61-77. 2008
- Theoretical plurality and pluralism in psychoanalytic practice
Juan Pablo Jiménez
Depto Psiquiatría y Salud Mental Oriente, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Av Salvador 486, Santiago, Chile
Int J Psychoanal 89:579-99. 2008
..This process includes mutual aspects of observation and of communicative and pragmatic validation. In conclusion, he suggests that the figure of the craftsman is an appropriate description of the analyst in this conception of his work...
- American psychoanalysis today: a plurality of orthodoxies
Arnold M Cooper
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 36:235-53. 2008
..The need for the creation of a psychoanalytic research effort, focused on efficacy, is emphasized...
- The psychoanalytic conception of trauma in Ferenczi and the question of temporality
Luis J Martín Cabré
Asociación Psicoanalítica de Madrid, IPA, Spain
Am J Psychoanal 68:43-9. 2008
..The author hopes to demonstrate how Ferenczi's contributions added to developments of the concepts of disavowal and temporality, to the recovery of traumatic memory and the modification of the classical concept of interpretations...
- The anatomy of a symptom: concept development and symptom formation in a four-year-old boy
NYU Psychoanalytic Institute, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:899-922. 2007
..Proposals are presented to help situate the contributions of psychoanalytic theory with respect to the domain of cognitive psychology, and to illustrate the unique contributions of each ..
- Play in the psychoanalytic situation. Panel report
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:937-48. 2007
- Contributions to understanding therapeutic change: now we have a playground
Alexandra M Harrison
Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:853-74; discussion 875-89, 891-7. 2007
..Both the model of change and the technique of videotape microanalysis build upon work by infant researchers and thus show how advances in related fields can supplement traditional psychoanalytic methods...
- On: Where are you, my beloved? On absence, loss and the enigma of telepathic dreams
Int J Psychoanal 88:1061-2; author reply 1062-3. 2007
- Further thoughts on: Julie's museum: the evolution of thinking, dreaming and historicization in the treatment of traumatized patients
Int J Psychoanal 88:1551-2; author reply 1552-3. 2007
- Trauma and abuse in the case of Little Hans: a contemporary perspective
John Munder Ross
Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 55:779-97; discussion 851-2. 2007
..Through subliminal, indeed unconscious, injunctions conveyed in abusive behavior, parents can confirm the child's worst imaginings and immature views of the world and thereby render the child's oedipal conflicts and fantasies pathogenic...
- Internalization, separation, mourning, and the superego. 1962
Hans W Loewald
Psychoanal Q 76:1113-33. 2007
- Panic as a form of foreclosed experience
John A Schneider
Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California, San Francisco, USA
Psychoanal Q 76:1293-316. 2007
- The Kleinian theory of therapeutic action
R D Hinshelwood
Centre for Psychoanalytic Studies, University of Essex, United Kingdom
Psychoanal Q 76:1479-98. 2007
..The use of interpretation is also examined from different theoretical viewpoints. The centrality of aggression in the Kleinian view of the psyche is put forth as a potentially controversial aspect of Kleinian technique...
- The intersubjective links in perversion
154 rue d Alesia, F 75014 Paris France
Int J Psychoanal 88:1135-52. 2007
..The desire of the transference would be marked by the figure of the witness rather than by that of the analyst as accomplice...
- On: the case against neuropsychoanalysis
Int J Psychoanal 88:1065-7; author reply 1068-70. 2007
- Human foibles and psychoanalytic technique: Freud, Ferenczi, and Gizella Palos
5 Lenox Road, West Stockbridge, MA 01266, USA
Am J Psychoanal 68:1-23. 2008
..There is therefore much to be learned from their relationship: about transference and countertransference, about boundaries and friendship, about rivalry and despair, and about shame...
- As the wheel turns: a centennial reflection on Freud's Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality
Ethel Spector Person
College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 53:1257-82. 2005
..article traces the way Freud's libido theory has served as one of the mainsprings in the development of psychoanalytic theory. It also addresses the major revisions that have taken place in libido theory, with a focus primarily on ..
- Implicit memory and early unrepressed unconscious: their role in the therapeutic process (how the neurosciences can contribute to psychoanalysis)
Int J Psychoanal 87:83-103. 2006
..from the point of view of the neurosciences and molecular biology, proposing an integration with the psychoanalytic theory of the unconscious...
- Paranoia and narcissism in psychoanalytic theory. Contributions of self psychology to the theory and therapy of the paranoid disorders
T A Aronson
University Hospital, SUNY, Stony Brook 11794
Psychoanal Rev 76:329-51. 1989
..theory, such that the self psychological approach complements rather than contradicts the classical psychoanalytic theory. The vicissitudes of the self simply add another perspective or vantage point from which to understand and ..
- Anxiety, signal anxiety, and unconscious anticipation: neuroscientific evidence for an unconscious signal function in humans
P S Wong
Department of Psychology, New School for Social Research, Graduate Faculty of Political and Social Science, New York, NY 10003, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 47:817-41. 1999
..information from cognitive psychology and learning theory, psychophysiology, behavioral neuroscience, and psychoanalytic theory. Though the original concept of signal anxiety is supported by recent research, it is concluded that ..
- History of the unconscious in Soviet Russia: from its origins to the fall of the Soviet Union
Int J Psychoanal 89:369-88. 2008
..Nonetheless, interest in the unconscious, as distinct from psychoanalytic theory, survived in the work of the Georgian leader D. Uznadze...
- The products of the imagination: psychoanalytic theory and postmodern literary criticism
K T Souter
School of English, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Melbourne, Australia 3083
Am J Psychoanal 60:341-59. 2000
..This article contends that the more relational schools of psychoanalytic theory can provide an example of the construction of selfhood that is of importance to contemporary and ..
- Quantitative research on the primary process: method and findings
Robert R Holt
New York University, Faculty of Arts and Science, Department of Psychology, New York, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 50:457-82. 2002
..and a consequence of the research that used this system was clarification and elaboration of the psychoanalytic theory of thinking...
- Transference in the nurse-patient relationship
A M Evans
School of Nursing, Deakin University, Burwood, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:189-95. 2007
..This paper addresses the therapeutic relationship in psychiatric nursing via aspects of psychoanalytic theory, particularly the notion of transference, as theorized by both Freud and Lacan...
- A systems approach to behavioral neurobiology: integrating psychodynamics and neuroscience in a psychiatric curriculum
Timothy J Lacy
Office of the Air Force Surgeon General, Directorate of Modernization
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 34:43-74. 2006
..Because behavioral neuroscience supports many of the basic tenets of psychoanalytic theory, such an integrative psychotherapy would be psychodynamically informed...
- A case of premenstrual distress: bisexual determinants of a woman's fantasy of damage to her genital
San Francisco Psychoanalytic Society
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 40:195-210. 1992
..Some contemporary contributions to the psychoanalytic theory of female psychosexual development are presented as complementary with, rather than contradictory to, more ..
- Integrating some mind and brain views of transference: the phenomena
F M Levin
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 45:1121-51. 1997
..the analyst to more effectively exploit transference in the clinical situation, as well as to advance psychoanalytic theory, the functions and mechanisms of transference phenomena in learning are subjected to an interdisciplinary ..
- The unconscious and psychosis. Some considerations on the psychoanalytic theory of psychosis
F de Masi
Int J Psychoanal 81:1-20. 2000
..The dynamic unconscious is also affected. After presenting two case histories, the author draws attention to the need for further clinical and theoretical research in this field...
- Psychoanalytic attitudes towards homosexuality: an empirical research
Int J Psychoanal 85:137-57. 2004
..In recent decades psychoanalytic theory has changed, and the classical psychosexual model has been challenged...
- Psychoanalytic psychotherapy with migrant war victims: transference and countertransference issues
Faculty of Psychology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Croat Med J 40:498-502. 1999
This report raises questions about the relevance of the psychoanalytic theory and method with migrant war victims, and addresses the issue of personal limits of the psychotherapist who treats these often very ill patients...
- What is the function of faith and trust in psychoanalysis?
Int J Psychoanal 86:79-97. 2005
..frustration' and 'libidinal investment', the concept of faith has not yet found a well-defined position in psychoanalytic theory. Bion focused on faith and placed it in an unusual context: scientific work...
- Psychoanalysis and homosexuality: do we need a new theory?
E L Auchincloss
Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 49:1157-86. 2001
No need exists, it is argued, for a new psychoanalytic theory of homosexuality. Certainly psychoanalysis should not be expected to generate such a theory using its own methodology alone...
- Narcolepsy--cataplexy and psychoanalytic theory of sleep and dreams
P F Bladin
Department of Neurosciences, Austin Repatriation Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
J Hist Neurosci 9:203-17. 2000
..This historical note details the persistence of this misconceived theory up to the later decades of this century, and the burden that it placed upon those who suffered from this condition...
- Narcissism and self-esteem among homosexual and heterosexual male students
School of Behavioral Sciences, Netanya Academic College, Netanya, Israel
J Sex Marital Ther 36:24-34. 2010
..Intra-psychic, as well as environmental, interpretations of the results are suggested in the discussion...
- The joke envelope: a neglected precursor of the psychic envelope concept in Freud's writing
Moshe Halevi Spero
Postgraduate Program of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Weisfeld School of Social Work, Bar Ilan University
Psychoanal Study Child 64:193-226. 2009
..by Esther Bick, Didier Anzieu, and Francis Tustin occupy an important position in contemporary psychoanalytic theory and clinical practice...
- Freedom and forgiveness
Int J Psychoanal 84:515-31. 2003
..The author considers several of these meanings and their relevance to psychoanalytic theory. The general argument against freedom that has been mounted in the history of thought, and echoed by Freud,..
- Diagnosing a male hysteric: Don Juan-type
36 Carsens Street, Tamboerskloof, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
Int J Psychoanal 84:1043-59. 2003
..for the disappearance of male hysteria are given, including a new theory which claims that an imbalance in psychoanalytic theory itself led to the feminisation of hysteria...
- Discourses of anxiety in nursing practice: a psychoanalytic case study of the change-of-shift handover ritual
Alicia M Evans
Deakin University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nurs Inq 15:40-8. 2008
..With reference to psychoanalytic theory this paper analyses field notes taken during a series of nursing change-of-shift handovers...
- Between the quills: Schopenhauer and Freud on sadism and masochism
Int J Psychoanal 92:149-69. 2011
..Drawing from previous literature, this essay compares the philosophical theory of Schopenhauer with the psychoanalytic theory of Freud...
- Cyclones, bi-cycles, and psychoanalysis: the witch-of-us? complex and The Wizard of Oz
Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 51:1241-61. 2003
Works of applied psychoanalysis normally use psychoanalytic theory to reveal the secret meanings of works of art...
- Psychoanalysis and sexual fantasies
R C Friedman
Department of Psychiatry, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York, USA
Arch Sex Behav 29:567-86. 2000
..Perhaps, the single most important revision of psychoanalytic theory during the past century was concerned with the psychological development of girls and women...
- The shaping of personality: genes, environments, and chance encounters
Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, USA
J Pers Assess 82:11-22. 2004
..But a loss of faith in psychoanalytic theory, projective tests, and clinical case studies in general led to a shift in my interests to personality ..
- Missing what was true: problems of seeing and knowing in Henry James's The wings of the dove
Int J Psychoanal 86:1161-73. 2005
..In psychoanalytic theory, this would represent a failure to work through the oedipal situation, where the struggle of the child to ..
- The establishing of Norwegian child psychiatry: ideas, pioneers and institutions
Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, Bergen, Norway
Hist Psychiatry 20:5-26. 2009
..From 1961 a comprehensive mental healthcare service for children was developed in Norway, and the aim of therapeutic treatment changed gradually from segregation to integration...
- On the limits of psychoanalytic theory: a cautionary perspective
Althea J Horner
The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, USA
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 34:693-707. 2006
..development and its functioning in later life, the author cautions against the reliance on any individual psychoanalytic theory in clinical work...
- The role of psychoanalytic theory and practice in understanding and treating schizophrenia: a rejoinder to the PORT report's condemnation of psychoanalysis
Wilfried Ver Eecke
Department of Philosophy, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 31:11-29. 2003
..It also rejects, in recommendation 26, a crucial point of psychoanalytic theory by rejecting family interventions based on the assumption that the family of origin can make a ca usal ..
- On the logic of psychoanalytic theory
Johann August Schülein
Int J Psychoanal 84:315-30. 2003
b>Psychoanalytic theory shows some specific features and problems. It exists in a number of variations, according to different schools as well as cultural and subcultural conditions, with different understandings even of core concepts...
- Out of the consulting room and into the world: hermeneutic dialogue, phronesis, and psychoanalytic theory as practice
T J Zeddies
University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Am J Psychoanal 61:217-38. 2001
One of the relics of positivism has been an underappreciation of the moral and ethical dimensions of psychoanalytic theory and practice...
- Developments in cognitive neuroscience: II. Implications for theories of transference
Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
J Am Psychoanal Assoc 50:99-134. 2002
An integration of psychoanalytic theory with contemporary developments in cognitive neuroscience offers a useful perspective on long-standing controversies about the nature of transference, and a better understanding of the precise ..
- The history and empirical status of key psychoanalytic concepts
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Annu Rev Clin Psychol 2:1-19. 2006
Over the past century, the ideas set out in psychoanalytic theory have permeated the field of psychology as well as literature, art, and culture. Despite this popularity, analytic theory has only recently received empirical support...
- Psychoanalysis on the couch: can neuroscience provide the answers?
Department of Psychosis Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Med Hypotheses 75:594-9. 2010
..However, it is important that any intellectual exchange is not motivated only by declining confidence in psychoanalytic theory and practice or awareness of the rising fortunes of the brain sciences...
- Discourses of anxiety and transference in nursing practice: the subject of knowledge
Alicia M Evans
Deakin University, Burwood 3125, Vic, Australia
Nurs Inq 16:251-60. 2009
..In this study, the authors report on one of the findings of a case study into nurses' anxiety informed by psychoanalytic theory. They argue that the nurse's subjection to the knowledge of the other health professional, inclusive of ..
- The teaching of the Oedipus complex: on making Freud meaningful to university students by unveiling his essential ideas on the human condition
R B Blass
Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mt Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel, 91905
Int J Psychoanal 82:1105-21. 2001
..This approach entails a shift away from more schematic and distant forms of teaching the Oedipus complex as well as other aspects of the psychoanalytic theory that are common and problematic in universities today.
- An empirical study of Freud's penis-baby equation
R L Jones
Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston
J Nerv Ment Dis 182:127-35. 1994
One hypothesis of traditional psychoanalytic theory holds that a cardinal aspect of the "natural" development of femininity involves the woman's substitution of the wish for a baby in place of her original wish for a penis...
- Change in defense mechanisms and coping over the course of short-term dynamic psychotherapy for adjustment disorder
University of Lausanne
J Clin Psychol 66:1232-41. 2010
..STDP) has rarely been investigated with regard to its underlying mechanisms of change, even if psychoanalytic theory informs us about several potential putative mechanisms of change in patients...
- Remembering a depressive primary object: memory in the dialogue between psychoanalysis and cognitive science
Sigmund Freud Institut, Universität Kassel Myliusstr 20 D 60323 Frankfurt
Int J Psychoanal 83:3-33. 2002
Memory has always been a central issue in psychoanalytic theory and practice...
- Freudian theory and consciousness: a conceptual analysis**
Avinash De Sousa
Consultant Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist, Mumbai, India
Mens Sana Monogr 9:210-7. 2011
..Ego psychology is considered in the present day context and it is synthesized with various psychological studies to give us a better understanding of consciousness...