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Clinical Practice and the Architecture of the Mind

1st Edition

By Robert Langs


160 pages

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This book draws upon analytically oriented settings for almost all our clinical observations. It provides an excellent introduction to the theory and technique of communicative psychoanalysis and links it with the growing field of evolutionary psychoanalysis.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Observation and Architecture -- The fundamentals of psychotherapy -- Some basic tenets -- Issues of adaptation for patients and therapists -- Pursuing the Design of the Mind -- The classical models of the mind -- The communicative-adaptational model of the mind -- Some features of the emotion-processing mind -- The conscious system of the mind -- Probing the deep unconscious system of the mind -- Essential features of the deep unconscious system -- Consequences of the Architecture of the Mind -- Techniques of therapy and the design of the mind -- Syndromes of dysfunctional design

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health