Articoli che contengono il tag: body

Body tattoo and body injured, the vicissitudes of omnipotent control over the body in adolescence

Abstract In the paper, tattoos and accidents are seen as two expressions of the omnipotent control that every adolescent feels he can exercise over his own body. The tattooed body expresses a form of control over the body that may … Continue reading

Group and dream in departments of organic illness. The homogeneous group in the hospital department

Abstract So that what seems significant to us, relative to the theme of the groups iconic and oneiric production, concerns its specific function in the group dealing with organic illness. This function is connected with the need to represent the … Continue reading

Body-playing: sensory and bodily experience with training groups

Abstract In this article we’ll explore the sensory and body dimension in group process activated in training. With this contribution, we offer our reflections born within psycho- bodily sessions that we conducted as part of a wider educational project, divided into … Continue reading

The body in the group: its presence and absence

Abstract Working with adolescents, and specifically with those affected by an eating disorder, makes many apparent contradictions come out. In this paper we focalized on the body which, in apparent contradiction, can hinder and become an obstacle to the expression … Continue reading