Articoli che contengono il tag: symbiosis

The loving couple in the fusional area

Abstract This article is linked to a previous one (Piermattei, 2019) that deepened the concepts of symbiosis and fusionality. We have therefore started from the first neonatal life and we are now searching for the traces of that primordial experience in … Continua a leggere

Multifamily Psychoanalysis

Abstract In this short article, the author proposes a reflection about the essence of Multifamily Psychoanalysis: examining what happens between people, in particular between two or more people that experience a symbiotic bound, to see if it is possible to … Continua a leggere

From symbiosis to fusionality: observing the newborn to understand the adult

Abstract The main purpose of this article is to describe the path from symbiosis to fusionality, since, despite these two terms are frequently used in the psychoanalytic literature, they are often named in a way that is not always clear, … Continua a leggere

The symbiotic lure: organizations as defective containers

Abstract The purpose of this article is to explore the psychodynamics of regression in organizations. First, the paper presents a brief critique of the rationalist and mechanistic approaches to organizations and their selective inattention to subliminal and unconscious aspects of … Continua a leggere

Individual and group elements in the individuation process

Abstract The author describes the phenomena related to the proliferation of new ideas and theories in psychoanalysis. Conservation and innovation, loyalty ‘and rupture have characterized the development of psychoanalysis from Freud to the new currents of thought, after the Second … Continua a leggere