Lacanian Psychotherapy: Theory and Practical Applications (BOK)

Michael J. Miller

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The work of Jacques Lacan is associated more with literature and philosophy than mainstream American psychology, due in large part to the dense language he employs in articulating his theory - including often at the expense of clinical illustration. As a result, his contributions are frequently fascinating, yet their utility in the therapeutic setting can be difficult to pinpoint. Lacanian Psychotherapy fills in this clinical gap by presenting theoretical discussions in clear, accessible language and applying them to several chapter-length case studies, thereby demonstrating their clinical relevance. The central concern of the book is the usefulness of Lacan's notion that the unconscious is structured like and by language. This concept implies a peculiar manner of listening ("to the letter") and intervention, which Miller applies to a number of common clinical concerns - including including case formulation, dreams, transference, and diagnosis - including all in the context of real-world psychotherapy.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2011 Forfatter Michael J. Miller
Forlag
ROUTLEDGE
ISBN 9780415893053
Antall sider 246 Dimensjoner 15,2cm x 22,9cm x 1,5cm
Vekt 340 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Psychotherapy, Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)