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de Peyer, J. (2014). Telepathic Entanglements: Where are we Today? Commentary on Paper by Claudie Massicotte. Psychoanal. Dial., 24(1):109-121.

(2014). Psychoanalytic Dialogues, 24(1):109-121

Telepathic Entanglements: Where are we Today? Commentary on Paper by Claudie Massicotte

Janine de Peyer, LCSW

In this commentary, stemming from Freud’s conflictual interest in psychic phenomena, I examine current views of telepathy as reflected in controversial parapsychological research and theories of nonlocal mind. I hope to inspire readers’ curiosity about the possible existence of telepathic communication by proposing clinical examples and raising the feasibility of the impact of the therapist’s own predisposition and belief system. Finally I speculate about how findings from parapsychology research in combination with findings from neuroscience and quantum theory might influence the evolution of psychoanalytically based practice methods in the future.

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