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Trauma and dissociation. Notes on dissociative disease case
Author/s: Barbara Persico 
Year:  2013 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  5 Pg. 141-145 FullText PDF:  106 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PSOB2013-003009
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This paper propose a review of the clinical case of a patient, a dissociative disease case, from the junghian analytical psychology point of view, with also references of other psychodynamic models. The patient underwent a cognitive-evolutionist therapy. The focal point of the paper is the trauma and defenses theory, in particular dissociative defenses, how they organize in psychic development first and then in the statement of symptoms. A mention will be done about the importance of therapeutic relationship, but expecially of the controtransfert. Controtransfert, specific element of psychodynamic therapy, is considered an essential organ of knowledge of patient and then a fundamental instrument of psychotherapy.
Keywords: Diagnosis; Transfert; Controtransfert; Cumulative Trauma; Defenses; Dissociation.

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Barbara Persico, Trauma and dissociation. Notes on dissociative disease case in "PSICOBIETTIVO" 3/2013, pp. 141-145, DOI:10.3280/PSOB2013-003009


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