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Busch, F. (2003). Telling Stories. J. Amer. Psychoanal. Assn., 51(1):25-42.

(2003). Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 51(1):25-42

Scientific Papers

Telling Stories

Fred Busch

Patients need to tell their stories. One of our primary tasks as analysts is to help patients tell their stories and own them. The freedom of mind to think, to feel, and to know are dependent on the ongoing capacity for storytelling. The analyst's stance plays a major role in the development of the analysand's storytelling capacities.

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