Inhibitions in Work and Love: Psychoanalytic Approaches to Problems in Creativity (Hardback) book cover

Inhibitions in Work and Love

Psychoanalytic Approaches to Problems in Creativity

By Herbert S Strean

© 1984 – Routledge

88 pages

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Hardback: 9780866562768
pub: 1984-01-01
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A guide to help enlighten mental health professionals to the dynamics of creativity--how to assess creative blocks and how to liberate creativity in patients.

Table of Contents

Contents The Effect of Psychoanalysis on the Creative Individual

  • Psychoanalysis in Groups: The Primacy of the Individual
  • The Analyst Visits the Classroom: An Attempt to Resolve Inhibitions
  • “The Wish Not to Know”: A Fool Cannot Be Blamed for His Actions
  • A Psychoanalyst’s “First Sample of the Technique” to Work Through Inhibitions
  • The Concept of Priming Work in Professional Creativity

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health