Archives par mot-clé : Assessment

Enrico de Vito: individual psychoanalytic psychotherapy at adolescence

Resting on the uniqueness of the psychoanalytic process, the author presents the multifold modalities of cure liable to be used with the psychotherapy of adolescents. He analyzes the several implications towards a therapeutic action of the new discoveries on the development of the new born, and on attachment, as well as in the field of neurosciences.
Besides, the author insists on the assessment phase and the best adaptated indications as well as the goals mainly centered on the rehandling of self-reorganization processes through a research on the psychological representations.

Franois Ladame: psychoanalytic treatments at adolescenceÊ: about a few general principles

Several modalities of the psychoanalytic treatment of adolescents exist, yet it necessary to be aware of both their limitations and advantages in order to orientate young patients in the best way possible.
The orientation rests on the assessment of the psychological functioning, it follows a goal that should be reached by means of the chosen treatment (traditional cure, individual psychotherapy, group or family therapy, psychodrama). Such are the general principles adopted by the author in his paper.

Maxime de Sauma: the space of adolescence: about the necessity of a specific training for the treatment of adolescent patients

Resting on his experience as a psychoanalyst at the Brent Adolescent Centre, the author, argues about his strong belief that the psychoanalytic treatment of adolescents demands a specific knowledge and training from the analysts that rests on the specificity of that very stage in life called adolescence.