Month: November 2017

  • I hate therapists!

    “I’ve been thinking about when to ask for feelings towards me. But I am still unclear when a feeling is based on a projection (in which case we clear it up) or a transference (which we explore). A client comes to mind. At his first session he raged at his previous therapist, whom he believed…

  • Premature Challenge II

    “Thanks for your post. I probably should have been more clear about what I meant about this ‘apparent change in ISTDP.’ I was referring to things that I heard from Maury Joseph and Tom Brod. Maury said: “with depressed and fragile patients, we use almost exclusively pressure to lift them up, recaps when they pop…