Anna Freud, Melanie Klein and the Psychoanalysis of Children by Alex Holder

By Alex Holder

The crucial topic of the publication is worried with a transparent differentiation among baby research right and analytical baby psychotherapy, and an in depth account of the controversies on process among Anna Freud and Melanie Klein within the Twenties and Thirties. It takes into consideration the old historical past opposed to which baby psychoanalysis built, particularly global conflict II and the Nazi regime in Germany. the writer additionally seems on the approach baby research built in particular associations, reminiscent of The Hampstead baby remedy direction in London, and in particular components corresponding to the unfold of kid research within the US. The concluding bankruptcy is at the significance of information of kid research between analysts operating with adults. the variations within the theories of the 2 "greats" in baby research, Anna Freud and Melanie Klein, are tested one after the other, together with such thoughts because the function of transference, the Oedipus advanced and the superego.

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47). In the view of Neidhardt (1995, p. ). Quoting Hug-Hellmuth herself, Neidhardt points out that she departed “from the usual track of a regular analysis”, used “tricks” of a pedagogical nature, and “set (assigned) exercises as a kind of ‘active therapy’. ). The comments of two other authors mentioned in Frank (1999, p. 47), Graf-Nold and Berna-Simons, are similarly critical: In her book Der Fall Hermine Hug-Hellmuth [The Case of Hermine Hug-Hellmuth], published in 1988, Graf-Nold explains in detail how she arrived at her conclusion that all the published works of Holder correx 5/5/05 6:21 PM Page 21 THE ORIGINS OF CHILD ANALYSIS 111 2 3 4 5 6 711 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 211 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 911 21 Hug-Hellmuth represent “a mixture of ambiguous anecdotes and opinions” (p.

Quoting Hug-Hellmuth herself, Neidhardt points out that she departed “from the usual track of a regular analysis”, used “tricks” of a pedagogical nature, and “set (assigned) exercises as a kind of ‘active therapy’. ). The comments of two other authors mentioned in Frank (1999, p. 47), Graf-Nold and Berna-Simons, are similarly critical: In her book Der Fall Hermine Hug-Hellmuth [The Case of Hermine Hug-Hellmuth], published in 1988, Graf-Nold explains in detail how she arrived at her conclusion that all the published works of Holder correx 5/5/05 6:21 PM Page 21 THE ORIGINS OF CHILD ANALYSIS 111 2 3 4 5 6 711 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 211 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 911 21 Hug-Hellmuth represent “a mixture of ambiguous anecdotes and opinions” (p.

107f, translated] The case history mentioned by Peters concerns the treatment of the five-and-a-half-year-old Frankie, which lasted three years (Bornstein, 1949). Peters makes no further mention of Steff Bornstein. Geissmann & Geissmann refer briefly to Berta Bornstein on three occasions. She appears first in connection with Anna Freud’s abandonment of the introductory phase under her influence, and its replacement by analysis of defence mechanisms (Geissmann & Geissmann, 1998, p. , p. 201, p. 311).

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