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The Maturational Processes and the Facilitating Environment: Studies in the Theory of Emotional Development

Author(s) : Donald W. Winnicott

The Maturational Processes and the Facilitating Environment: Studies in the Theory of Emotional Development
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Synopsis:

Dr Winnicott explores the idea that mental health disorders relate to failures of development in infancy. Without denying the importance of inheritance, he has developed the theory that schizophrenic illness shows up as the negative of processes that can be traced in detail as the positive processes of maturation in infancy and early childhood.

Notes about the author(s):

Donald Winnicott (1896-1971) was trained in paediatrics, a profession that he practiced to the end of his life, in particular at the Paddington Green Children's Hospital. He began analysis with James Strachey in 1923, became a member of the British Psycho-Analytical Society in 1935, and twice served as its President. He was also a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and of the British Psychological Society.

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