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The inseparable nature of love and aggression : clinical and theoretical perspectives

Author: Otto F Kernberg
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

This book distinguishes, then interrelates psychoanalytic, clinical psychiatric, and neurobiological perspectives in a variety of areas, beginning with severe personality disorders and extending to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Otto F Kernberg
ISBN: 9781585624287 1585624284
OCLC Number: 728458287
Description: xx, 400 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Identity : recent findings and clinical implications --
Psychoanalytic individual and group psychotherapy : the transference-focused psychotherapy (TFP) model --
Mentalization, mindfulness, insight, empathy, and interpretation --
Countertransference : recent developments and technical implications for the treatment of patients with severe personality disorders --
The almost untreatable narcissistic patient --
The destruction of time in pathological narcissism --
Supervision : the supervisor's tasks --
Psychoanalytic affect theory in the light of contemporary neurobiological findings --
The concept of the death drive : a clinical perspective --
Some observations on the process of mourning --
The sexual couple : a psychoanalytic exploration --
Limitations to the capacity to love --
Sexual pathology in borderline patients --
Psychoanalysis and the university : a difficult relationship --
Dissidence in psychoanalysis : a psychoanalytic reflection --
Psychoanalytic perspectives on the religious experience --
The emergence of a spiritual realm.
Responsibility: by Otto F. Kernberg.
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This author's work is always fascinating and thought-provoking... This book is well worth the time to read, especially for those who treat patients with severe personality disorders. I particularly Read more...

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