Vulnerability to Psychosis: A Psychoanalytic Study of the Nature and Therapy of the Psychotic State

Author(s) : Franco De Masi, Translator : Philip Slotkin

Vulnerability to Psychosis: A Psychoanalytic Study of the Nature and Therapy of the Psychotic State

Book Details

  • Publisher : Karnac Books
  • Published : 2009
  • Cover : Paperback
  • Pages : 344
  • Category :
    Psychoanalysis
  • Catalogue No : 26209
  • ISBN 13 : 9781855755048
  • ISBN 10 : 1855755041

About the Author(s)

Franco De Masi is a Training and Supervising Analyst of the Italian Psychoanalytical Society and former President of Centro Milanese di Psicoanalisi and Secretary of the Training Milanese Institute. He is a medical doctor and a psychiatrist who worked for twenty years in psychiatric hospitals. Now he lives and works as a full time psychoanalyst in Milan. Currently his main interests are focused on the theoretical and technical psychoanalytical issues related to severely ill patients. He has published several papers in The International Journal of Psychoanalysis and in the Rivista Italiana di Psicoanalisi. He is author and editor of numerous books including Making Death Thinkable.

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