A Question of Time: Essentials of Brief Dynamic by Angela Molnos

By Angela Molnos

Describes and explains the prejudice opposed to short psychotherapy, when stressing the significance of actively demanding resistance and dealing during the transference. additionally covers the confident use of anger - even from the 1st consultation.

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Now he feels powerless with h i s boss a n d with the therapist. PLACE kept constant, comfortable, simple, friendly, etc. TIME kept regular, fixed, convenient, etc. CONDUCT REQUIRED regularity, punctuality, suspended action RELATIONSHIPS) therapist's attitude, confidentiality, consistency, reliability, honesty yet no self-disclosure, abstinence FIGURE 3. Boundaries: categories. 28 A QUESTION O F TIME EXAMPLE 2 : boundary of place Noises from the other room. S u d d e n fear of other people invading .

E. of time's cycle, of the soothing experience of the "eternal return" In the rhythm of the sessions with no end in sight. The time factor is likely to be the motivating force behind most of the following factors. II FACTORS INHERENT IN THE PSYCHOANALYTIC METHODOLOGY (2) Rule of free associations (couch, relaxed atmosphere, sense of timelessness. See 1). (3) Therapist's passivity ("non-directive" neutrality, "blank screen"). (4) Working through the same problems from many angles and at various depths (assumptions: "the more the better", "the deeper the better", "the longer the better").

Lengthening factors i n analytic psychotherapies since Freud tern u n t o u c h e d a n d e v e n s t r e n g t h e n the "defensive w a l l " b e h i n d w h i c h the t r u e feelings hide . T h e i d e a t h a t the patient will be helped mainl y by promoting regression a n d t r a n s f e r e n c e n e u r o s i s i n order to w o r k t h r o u g h t h e m i s a s d u b i o u s a s i s the c o n c o m i t a n t i n c r e a s e i n t h e n u m b e r of s e s s i o n s to five a week . A c t u a l l y , t r a n s f e r e n c e n e u r o s i s m i g h t b e c o m e a s e c o n d a r y p r o b l e m I n itself, w h i c h , i n i t s t u r n , wil l t a k e furthe r time to resolve.

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