Countertransference and the Obese Patient
- Problems in Treating Paranoia: A Case Illustration. Bernstein, Arnold // Modern Psychoanalysis;2001, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p237
Presents a case presentation which focused on the examination of the countertransference and counterreistance problems faced by an analyst in an effort to generate progress in the treatment of a paranoid patient. Procedures that were employed in the session; Treatment strategy.
- Analytic Considerations in Severe Negative States. Shepherd, Mary // Modern Psychoanalysis;2001, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p77
Explores various difficulties the modern analyst may encounter en route to a genuine on an anaclitic treatment relationship with severely regressed patients. Period of sameness during the psychoanalysis treatment; Goals of analyst in dealing with a regressed patient; Obstacles to the treatment;...
- Countertransference in Religious Therapists of Religious Patients. Spero, Moshe H. // American Journal of Psychotherapy;Oct1981, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p565
Outlines management procedures for handling countertransference distortions particular to psychotherapeutic work between religious therapists and patients. Suggestion that such distortions are based in participants' neurotic uses of religious affiliation.
- The Influence of Client Socioeconomic Status on Psychotherapists' Attributional Biases and Countertransference Reactions. DOUGALL, JENNIFER L.; SCHWARTZ, ROBERT C. // American Journal of Psychotherapy;2011, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p249
Clinical reaction related to client socioeconomic status has not been adequately researched, yet socioeconomic status can profoundly affect psychotherapist perceptions of a client's presenting concerns, symptom severity, and prognosis. Using an online national survey, this study examined the...
- Love Is Just a Feeling. Liegner, Evelyn // Modern Psychoanalysis;2003, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p137
Love and hate are viewed as multidimensional feeling states, which are dealt with in the clinical setting as either an obstacle or an asset in the primary work of resolving resistances to saying everything, thinking everything and feeling everything. Resolving subjective and objective...
- Self Psychology and Countertransference in the Treatment of Children. Palombo, Joseph // Child & Adolescent Social Work Journal;Spring85, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p36
The issues of countertransference in the treatment of children have received far less attention than those arising in the treatment of adults. This paper attempts to begin to redress this imbalance. Some of the major countertransferences in work with children are addressed, and the perspective...
- The Gential Psychoanalyst. Bernstein, Arnold // Modern Psychoanalysis;2001, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p191
Focuses on the dilemmas patients create for their parents and their analysts involving sex and anger. Characteristics of a genital psychoanalyst; Parallel between the feelings generated in a mother in response to her infant's needs and the countertransference feelings aroused in a psychoanalyst...
- The Anaclitic Countertransference. Liegner, Evelyn // Modern Psychoanalysis;2003, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p15
This paper clarifies the concept of the positive anaclitic countertransference as clinically observed, identified and labeled by Spotnitz in his treatment of patients whose communications remained repetitive despite long-term analysis.
- Countertransference in the Treatment of Friends and Relatives. Liegner, Evelyn // Modern Psychoanalysis;2003, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p49
Despite Freud's statement that an analyst should not undertake the treatment of friends and relatives because the analyst would have to sacrifice the relationship regardless of the plosive or negative outcome, the author believes that successful therapeutic work can be accomplished through the...