Articoli che contengono il tag: psychosomatic

The skin screams what my voice cannot express

Abstract The skin as the first image of ourselves, the first contact with the outside world and with our mother, is a privileged organ in relational life. It reveals what is going on inside us, as it is a visible … Continua a leggere

The body between metapsychology and mentalization. Lines of research in psychoanalysis, after Freud

Abstract The authors reconstruct the question of the body in Freudian writings, indicating its multiple theoretical and clinical aspects, and highlighting its conceptual complexity through the various phases of evolution of psychoanalytic discovery, from the origins, with hysteria, to the … Continua a leggere

Balint groups: place and space of knowledge of the sickness as experienced in the operator-patient relationship

Abstract This article contains insights and considerations by the author on Balint groups, and especially on the therapeutic relationship between the operator and patient. In the group, the doctor uses himself as a “drug” and while the speaker speaks of a clinical case experience, relives this story in the hic et nunc . The group leader and therefore observe the countertransference of the speakerand therefore the group has three dimensions: the relationship with the patient, with … Continua a leggere