Reflections of a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist after a forty year career as a clinician working with individuals suffering with mental health problems

Reflections of a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist after a forty year career as a clinician working with individuals suffering with mental health problems

What is it like to be a baby and infant? They are so helpless, so completely dependent on others for survival with little understanding of the world they have been born into. Surely it is a situation which easily provokes anxiety. Babies get to know their mother in the safety of the womb. When a…