Chapter 7. Transference and Countertransference

  1. Alessandra Lemma

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713426.ch7

Introduction to the Practice of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

Introduction to the Practice of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

How to Cite

Lemma, A. (2003) Transference and Countertransference, in Introduction to the Practice of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713426.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470844588

Online ISBN: 9780470713426

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Keywords:

  • psychotherapy;
  • unconscious phantasies;
  • negative emotions;
  • freud;
  • countertransference

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Transference1

  • Countertransference

  • The Therapeutic Alliance the So-Called “Real” Relationship

  • What is a Transference interpretation?

  • The Quality of the Transference

  • The Challenges of working in the Tranference

  • The Aims of working in the Transference

  • Making Transference interpretations: an Applied Example

  • Working with Countertranference

  • Transference Interpretation and its Relationship to the Outcome of Psychotherapy

  • Further Reading