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Lake, D.A. (1987). Psychoanalytic Study of the Child. XXXVIII, 1983: The Contribution of Psychoanalysis to the Psychotherapy of Adolescents. Peter Blos. Pp. 577-600.. Psychoanal Q., 56:415-416.
Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing: Psychoanalytic Study of the Child. XXXVIII, 1983: The Contribution of Psychoanalysis to the Psychotherapy of Adolescents. Peter Blos. Pp. 577-600.

(1987). Psychoanalytic Quarterly, 56:415-416

Psychoanalytic Study of the Child. XXXVIII, 1983: The Contribution of Psychoanalysis to the Psychotherapy of Adolescents. Peter Blos. Pp. 577-600.

David A. Lake

Blos combines theoretical discussion of adolescent development and psychotherapeutic aims with presentation of the once-weekly psychotherapy of a fourteen-year-old agoraphobic girl over a period of five months. He proposes that psychotherapy

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aims to bring tolerance of anxiety and depressive affect. The therapist reacquaints the adolescent with inner conflict and self-illusion, thus helping him or her to deal with the most difficult task: de-idealization of self and object. This process frees the adolescent from infantile object relations. Blos also discusses assessment of normality in adolescents. He offers a clinical illustration to make clear his view.

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Article Citation

Lake, D.A. (1987). Psychoanalytic Study of the Child. XXXVIII, 1983. Psychoanal. Q., 56:415-416

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