Psychoanalytic Approaches With the Hostile and Violent Patient

By Herbert S Strean

© 1984 – Psychology Press

94 pages

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9780866563192
pub: 1984-01-01
US Dollars$55.00

e–Inspection Copy

About the Book

Provides practicing psychotherapists with opportunities to think about and explore the issues and feelings involved in working with violent or potentially violent people.

Table of Contents

Contents From Hostility to Violence: Some Clinical Observations

  • The “Seeds” of Murder as Sown “in the Nursery”
  • Terrorizing the Analyst
  • Self Defense: Multiple Personality and the Fear of Murder
  • Aggression Victimology: Treatment of the Victim
  • Robert Lindner and the Case of Charles: A Teen-Age Sex Murderer: “Songs My Mother Taught Me”

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health