Month: November 2013

  • How can anger be a feeling and a defense?

    “I have worked with many who ‘know’ their anger very well. They bring anger stories to the here and now almost every session, although they are not always conscious of feeling angry with me too. Not being aware of anger is not their problem (the ‘preoccupied attachment ‘ trait). So are you saying that in…

  • How can you treat drug addition in therapy?

    “When doing therapy with a drug-addicted patient, must I know what neurobiological changes have occurred in the brain as a result of addiction?  Can therapy undo permanent brain damage, that would otherwise forever cripple the patient when it comes to the urge for alcohol?” Thanks to Rikke for these interesting questions. Ordinarily, we don’t do…