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Memory's Tableau

And now you will no longer wonder why this memory has visited me so often.

—Sigmund Freud


Grace - first visit at the shrink: first 'aha' moment...

It became very clear that I would need some professional help to get out of the situation I was in. It was now a year that I was mourning a relationship I had with Erling, a married man, and I was not getting over it. 838 altre parole


Lauren - my first session - on my way to awareness

As I mentioned, it is Grace who recommended this Psychoanalyst because she took classes with her. Willemine, as we will name her, looks like a French bourgeoise, she seems to come from a ‘good’ family. 271 altre parole


Freud's debt to Darwin

I had always suspected that Freudian psychoanalysis and the view of humanity it derives from was a stinking pile of excrement, but this article that I have just read on Creation Ministries International confirms this view and explains why. 835 altre parole


Annotated Bookshelf: The Telephone Book

Ronell, Avital. The Telephone Book: Technology, Schizophrenia, Electric Speech. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1989.

Let’s leave it to Ronell: “Why the telephone? In some ways it was the cleanest way to reach the regime of any number of metaphysical certitudes. 2.094 altre parole


Using the Couch to Open Space for Experiencing

As a patient, I’ve been “using the couch” in therapy for a little over three years. Sometimes I’ll use a chair and sit face to face, but 95% of the time I prefer to lay down and associate. 440 altre parole


Break The Mold

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

I’ve been working frantically over the past couple of weeks to check and double-check my manuscript before my deadline, which is this Saturday.   1.083 altre parole