Changing views of countertransference

Narrow The original Freudian view connoting the analyst's transference to the patient: an obstacle to be removed through careful analysis of the clinician. Broad or totalistic All the feelings experienced toward the patient, some of which are induced by the patient's behaviour.

Joint creation The contemporary perspective that emphasizes mutual contributions from the patient's behaviour toward the clinician and the clinician's past experiences with similar figures. This perspective emphasizes countertransference as a source of valuable information in addition to being an interference.

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Break Free From Passive Aggression

This guide is meant to be of use for anyone who is keen on developing a better understanding of PAB, to help/support concerned people to discover various methods for helping others, also, to serve passive aggressive people as a tool for self-help.

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