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Discussion of Presentation by Joseph Newirth

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Discussing Joseph Newirth’s case from a modern Freudian perspective, I explore possible sources of the patient’s degraded view of herself, her ambivalent feelings toward men, and her fears of sexuality. I also discuss the course of the treatment, noting that both the patient’s progress and the core of her resistance centers on her complex relationship with her analyst. This has been the source of healing and of avoidance of her innerworld of imagination and fantasy. I further suggest that active confrontation of the patient’s defensive use of her relationship with her analyst would enhance the substantial gains that she has already made.
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Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Traning and Superivsing Analyst, New York Psychoanalytic Institute, New York University Psychoanalytic Institute

Publication date: July 15, 2005

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