This comprehensive and tightly argued book deals with the process through which a coherent self evolves, the various ways such development fails to occur, and the therapeutic measures to put things back together.
Prologue: Early Relationships and Their Internalization -- Structure and Dynamics -- Mad Core -- Schizoid Wish to Die and be Reborn -- Three Fantasies Related to Unresolved Separation-Individuation -- Lies, Liars, and Lying -- Narcissistic Love Relations -- Holding and Healing -- Analyst's Office -- Listening -- Making Interventions -- Epilogue: Three Pillars of Therapeutic Attitude.
Number Of Pages: 246
Published: 13th April 2009
Publisher: University Press of America