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Contemporary Controversies in Psychoanalytic Theory, Techniques, and Their Applications$
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Otto F. Kernberg

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780300101393

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300101393.001.0001

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Listening in Psychoanalysis: The Importance of Not Understanding

Listening in Psychoanalysis: The Importance of Not Understanding

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(p.193) 12 Listening in Psychoanalysis: The Importance of Not Understanding
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Contemporary Controversies in Psychoanalytic Theory, Techniques, and Their Applications
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Otto F. Kernberg

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300101393.003.0012

This chapter now turns to psychoanalytic listening, its aims, its issues, and its problems. The chapter contains two cases that can help illustrate the problem in psychoanalytic listening, and even presents a theoretical approach that one can use. It identifies the different sources of information that requires the attention of the psychoanalyst, which involve verbal communication, nonverbal communication, and countertransference.

Keywords:   psychoanalytic listening, psychoanalyst, verbal communication, nonverbal communication, countertransference

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