One of typical childhood figures of our time is what might be called the parents “tyrannical child”. Who has not seen the recurring scene in which a minor, faced with certain frustration in the middle of the street, accuses (or even insults) who leads him by the hand?
Censorship falls on the first child psychoanalysts: Hermine Hug von Hellmuth, Sabina Spielrein, Eugénie Sokolnicka, Ada Scott and Tatiana Rosenthal.
The treatment of children and adolescents: Imagination and symbolization processes in graphics and writing
From our clinical experience, we know that the demand of a child or an adolescent for analysis, sometimes formulated as “I want to see a psychologist”, it is more common in family environments where analysis is a personal experience of parents and where, usually, it is a valued space and offered to children when problems or situations that go beyond the family support appear.
This article is about the different psychological states, which can temporarily occur in the psyche, and as a consequence the different forms of psychological treatments to perform:
The field of application of psychoanalysis as a psychotherapy is constantly expanding, as Freud (1918), in his visionary manner, imagined it. With respect to child analysis, it was in the 1920s when the ground was laid for the treatment of very young patients, with severe developmental disorders…
When in “Beyond the Principle of Pleasure” (1920) Freud explores about what he would call the instinct of death, part of the phenomena exposition somehow related to psychoanalytical clinical work: the traumatic dreams