Facebook-style transfers in psychoanalytic treatments

The current times, of post-modernity or over-modernity, are characterized by weak, fragile and liquid relationships, as Zygmunt Bauman says. It is becoming more and more common, especially in adolescents, but not only in them, a kind of transference attachment that I’m going to call «Facebook-style», Read more…

A winter journal: group psychoanalytic psychotherapy in old age

In September 2010 a group of psychoanalysts got together with the interest of promoting an elderly care project. This project began with the collaboration of primary care centers, where elderly people over 65 often go. Many of them query their doctors about their fear of Read more…

Presentation of Fina Birulés

[Text in Catalan]: Fina Birulés. Professora de Filosofia de la Universitat de Barcelona. Ha estat professora visitant a les universitats de Puerto Rico, Xile, Parma, Florència i Viena. Forma part de diversos comitès en revistes especialitzades (entre altres, La Società degli individui; Crítica Contemporánea. Revista Read more…

About some transformations and uses of term «difference» in recent times.
Women and politics

[Text in Catalan]: El moviment d’emancipació femenina ha aspirat i aspira a harmonitzar dos moviments de la democràcia moderna que no sempre han anat equilibrats: la universalitat dels drets humans i la dualitat dels sexes, present en tota la tradició utòpica del segle XIX (pensem Read more…

Duplicate of the interview with Haydée Faimberg,
Psychoanalysis and Intersubjectivity magazine

[Text in Spanish]: París, 4 de julio de 2008 EJ: Usted ha publicado hace tiempo un artículo, y recientemente un libro, sobre el Telescopaje de generaciones; a partir del caso Mario, un tratamiento psicoanalítico que usted efectuó en Buenos Aires. Me parece que esto dio Read more…

Presentation of Víctor Hernández

[Text in Spanish]: Por segunda vez podemos disfrutar en Intercambios de un artículo de Víctor Hernández. En el primer trabajo «Notas sobre algunas raíces psicológicas de la violencia: narcisismo, fundamentalismo y fanatismo» (Intercambios, núm. 22) desarrolla el concepto de narcisismo como «núcleo básico de una Read more…

Some clinical reflections from the concepts of transitional space and object and false self

According to some thoughts developed by Winnicott about transitional space, transitional object and false self, the author writes about their interrelation and their importance for symbol formation, individuation, self-object differentiation and the «as if» pathologies. Finally he presents a clinical example in order to illustrate Read more…