By George Hagman
Art, Creativity, and Psychoanalysis: views from Analyst-Artists collects own reflections by means of therapists who're additionally specialist artists. It explores the connection among artwork and research via debts by way of practitioners who determine themselves as dual-profession artists and analysts. The booklet illustrates the various components the place research and paintings percentage universal features utilizing first-hand, in-depth bills. those brilliant studies from the frontier of paintings and psychoanalysis make clear the daily fight to prevail at either one of those difficult professions.?
From the start of psychoanalysis, many have made comparisons among research and paintings. lately there was expanding curiosity within the dating among inventive and psychotherapeutic practices. most crucial, either professions are seen as hugely inventive with spontaneity, improvisation and aesthetic adventure seeming to be universal to every. besides the fact that, transformations have additionally been famous, in particular in regards to the differing pursuits of every occupation: artwork resulting in the production of an paintings, and psychoanalysis leading to the elevated welfare and happiness of the sufferer. those matters are addressed head-on in Art, Creativity, and Psychoanalysis: views from Analyst-Artists.
The chapters include own essays by way of analyst/artists who're at the moment operating in either professions; each one has been knowledgeable in and is presently training psychoanalysis or psychoanalytic psychotherapy. The objective of the ebook is to supply the viewers with a brand new figuring out of psychoanalytic and psychotherapeutic tactics from the viewpoint of paintings and inventive creativity. Drawing on inventive fabric from portray, poetry, images, tune and literature, the ebook casts mild on what the inventive tactics in paintings can upload to the psychoanalytic undertaking, and vice versa.?
Art, Creativity, and Psychoanalysis: views from Analyst-Artists will attract psychoanalysts and psychoanalytic psychotherapists, theorists of artwork, educational artists, and an individual attracted to the psychology of art.
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Art, Creativity, and Psychoanalysis: Perspectives from Analyst-Artists by George Hagman