By Anne-Marie Schloesser
Crossing Borders - Integrating Differences is a set of the papers introduced by means of psychoanalysts and analytic psychotherapists from a number of the nations of Europe on the 5th convention of the grownup component of the ecu Federation for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy within the Public region (EFPP), within the yr 2005. Held in Dresden, this convention introduced jointly virtually four hundred analytic psychotherapists from Europe, them all engaged in the EFPP, via their a variety of nationwide societies, within the diversified functions of psychoanalytic equipment within the public healthcare quarter – both in healthcare platforms topic to public legislation or in these run by means of the nation for in-patient and out-patient remedy and through rehabilitation. The subject matter of the convention “Crossing Borders - Integrating modifications“ required the audio system, as psychoanalytic psychotherapists, to think about to their day-by-day job of crossing borders and integrating changes.
This booklet with all its papers will stimulate the readers to move borders: among conception and perform, among examine and daily remedy, among out-patient and in-patient psychotherapy, among the view of one’s personal, the identified and the culturally international. but it's only with an know-how of those borders, an acknowledgement and admire for them, that it'll be attainable to continue in the direction of integrating variations, the place this is smart and looks necessary.
Contributors: Elitsur Bernstein; Christopher Bollas; Peter Bründl; Michael B. Buchholz; Georgia Chalkia; Bernard Golse; Stephan Hau; Grigoris Maniadakis; Luisa Perrone; Jan Philipp Reemtsma; Maurizio Russo; Hermann Staats; Martin Teising; Sieglinde Eva Toemmel; Irini Vlahaki.