Psychoanalytic psychotherapy : a handbook / by Matthias Elzer.

Author
Elzer, Matthias [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
  • Boca Raton, FL : Routledge, an imprint of Taylor and Francis, [2018].
  • ©2014.
Description
1 online resource (345 p.)

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Series
EFPP clinical monograph series. [More in this series]
Summary note
This book is an introductory textbook for psychiatrists and psychologists who use psychotherapy in a psychoanalytic attitude in their daily professional work with patients. It was developed from the experiences of German psychoanalysts teaching in China between 1997 and 2010. The idea of a basic textbook was developed in order to facilitate the teaching and learning process. The basic idea of this book is to give the reader an introductory understanding of the psychoanalytic theory of the human mind, the psychic development, psychic conflicts, trauma, symptom formation, and dreams. Related to these theoretical aspects the book then introduces the fundamentals of psychoanalytic-oriented psychotherapy. The first part of this book deals with important technical aspects of the psychotherapeutic treatment such as the therapeutic relationship, the setting, the diagnosis, and the process of treatment. The second part explores the psychoanalytic understanding of specific clinical disorders, including neuroses and personality.Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: A Handbook seeks to provide a complete overview from a psychoanalytical point of view of theoretical and clinical aspects of psychodynamic or psychoanalytic psychotherapy.
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Description based upon print version of record.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed March 24, 2014).
Language note
English
Contents
  • COVER; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABOUT THE EDITORS AND CONTRIBUTORS; SERIES EDITOR'S PREFACE; PREFACE; CHAPTER ONE PSYCHOANALYTIC THEORY OF THE HUMAN MIND; CHAPTER TWO PSYCHOANALYTIC THEORY OF PSYCHIC DEVELOPMENT THROUGH THE LIFE SPAN; CHAPTER THREE CONFLICT, TRAUMA, DEFENCE MECHANISMS, AND SYMPTOM FORMATION; CHAPTER FIVE THE THERAPEUTIC RELATIONSHIP; CHAPTER SIX THE SETTING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY; CHAPTER SEVEN DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY; CHAPTER EIGHT PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND PSYCHODYNAMICS OF NEUROSIS
  • CHAPTER NINE PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND PSYCHODYNAMICS OF PSYCHOSOMATIC DISORDERSCHAPTER TEN PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS, ADDICTION, AND SUICIDE; REFERENCES; INDEX
ISBN
  • 0-429-91799-6
  • 0-429-90376-6
  • 0-429-47899-2
  • 1-78241-078-3
OCLC
  • 872644120
  • 880937666
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