Archives par mot-clé : Obsessive neurosis

Catherine Chabert: The transference, at its origins

The beginnings of adolescent and young adult treatments are tested by transference feelings that are highly mobilized from the outset. Drive excitation and ambivalence characterize the analytical situation and the resistances reinforced by the fear of betraying primal love objects. The treatment of a twenty-three years old obsessive man, examined in the light of the Rat Man case, supports this hypothesis.

Adolescence, 2017, 35, 1, 9-20.