EP90 Invited Address 12b – The Essence of Dynamic Psychotherapy: What Makes It Work? – Judd Marmor, M.D., Ph.D. | Instant Download !
The emphasis in Dynamic Psychotherapy over the past few decades has shifted from a focus on insight and the recovery of early memories to a recognition that the quality of the patient-therapist relationship is the quintessential factor upon which the success of therapy depends. This involves both the real relationship and transference-countertransference elements, all within a systems-theory orientation.
- To define and clarify the essential ingredients that enable dynamic psychotherapy to be successful
- To point out some of the factors that stand in the way of therapeutic success
- To emphasize the value of a systems-theoretical approach