Alain Abelhauser : How to start a psychoanalytic cure at adolescence

Two extracts from the psychoanalytic cure of an adolescent are hereby the opportunity to examine under which conditions this work may have been undertaken and at what cost one was able to go on with it. The ethical approach is essential both to assess the characteristics of the level of commitment in the analysis and the goals at stake enabling it to go on around an acting out that was more than exemplary.