Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Working at the "Intimate Edge": Intersubjective Considerations--Comments on "A Case Study of Power and the Eroticized Transference-Countertransference"

Buy Article:

$54.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

Working from the premise that as analysts we are always vulnerable to unconscious collusion and enactment, and that this has radical implications for how we conceive of the analytic process, I try to illustrate how the process of working at the “intimate edge” of the analytic relationship, and explicitly engaging what goes on intersubjectively between patient and analyst expands the analytic process and the analytic possibilities. I especially focus on how deconstructing interactive enactment can help to access unconscious aspects of what might be in play in relation to the issues of power and eroticized transference-countertransference under discussion here, and how this process itself can become the medium of the work and the focus of therapeutic action.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Traning and Supervising Analyst and Teaching Faculty, William Alanson White Institute; Supervising Analyst, New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychoanalysis, Northwest Center for Psychoanalysis.

Publication date: July 15, 2005

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more