Articoli che contengono il tag: paternal function

The paternal function in psychoanalysis: the therapist’s role inside a multiple family therapy setting

Abstract In this article I want to describe the importance of the father in the psychic development of  children, and his role of  thirdness capable of progressively opening up the symbiotic mother-child bonds towards alterity. It is because of the … Continue reading

The father elsewhere. Commentary on the movie: “Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles”

Abstract The article offers the opportunity to consider the loss and recovery of the paternal function in a culture that is different from ours, as well as to reflect upon contrasting and similar aspects. As far as the latter are … Continue reading