Marjorie Roques: the sublimatory experience sublimatoire homosexual object choice in an anorexic adolescent girl

This article will explore the theory conceived by Philippe Gutton with reference to the analysis of the beginning of the treatment of a fourteen year-old girl to show how, after some risky behaviors (anorexia. scarification) and several chaotic episodes in her relationships, a homosexual object choice, which had played out in the transference, turned out to be this young girl’s salvation.

Adolescence, 2015, 33, 1, 75-85.