The Psychoanalytic Study of the Child Volume 66 Robert A. King, Claudia Lament, Samuel Abrams, A. Scott Dowling, Paul M. Brinich

Series:
The Psychoanalytic Study of the Child Series
Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
29 Jan 2013
ISBN:
9780300185355
Imprint:
Yale University Press
Dimensions:
336 pages: 229 x 152 x 29mm
Illustrations:
7 b-w illus.

The latest volume in the esteemed series features a detailed case discussion of the child analyst at work and clinical contributions concerning failure-to-thrive, encopresis, and poor impulse control. A section is devoted to children affected by medical illness. Other contributions address the use of the computer and internet in child psychoanalysis, childhood masturbation, the impact of nannies, therapeutic considerations in disturbed adolescents, and a description of the Hampstead Clinic at work.