Tag Archives: Psychoanalysis

Why Sigmund Freud’s theories remain important today – YourStory.com

On the 161st anniversary of his birth, we attempt to explain why Sigmund Freud’s theories, though problematic in several senses, are still important today. Source: Why Sigmund Freud’s theories remain important today – YourStory.com Advertisements

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An article on the psychology of motherhood…”The Birth of a Mother”- The New York Times

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Another look at how trauma is passed down through the generations…

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Winnicott: the ‘good-enough mother’ radio broadcasts | OUPblog

Our appetite for books on baby care seems unquenchable. The combination of the natural curiosity and uncertainty of the expectant mother, the unknowable mind of the infant, and the expectations of society creates a void filled with all kinds of … Continue reading

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An article for those that have had little success with brief treament therapies and for those that doubt that pyschoanalysis can help those with psychosis  — “Israeli study shows long-term therapy’s benefits” – Israel News – Haaretz.com

Source: Israeli study shows long-term therapy’s benefits – Israel News – Haaretz.com

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A lovely example of how therapy works as well as the ‘inter-generational transmission of trauma.’  –The Importance of Hide-and-Seek – The New York Times

It’s a game. But it’s also what we need in life: the freedom to be found. Source: The Importance of Hide-and-Seek – The New York Times

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Trauma Needs a Witness – NYTimes.com

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