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Reading Freud I

January 12, 2024 @ 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm, Freud Classroom

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Fourth Year Adult Psychoanalytic Training (APT)
2023-24, 2nd Trimester — Fridays, 1:45-3:15pm
Christopher J. Keats, MD

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January 12, 2024 — “Fragment of an Analysis of a Case of Hysteria” (Dora), (1905 [1901])

[59 pages]

We will continue to read the Dora case, focusing on her first and second dream (sections II and III) and the Postscript (section IV) in which Freud describes the impact on this treatment of his failure to appreciate and interpret the negative transference. The Postscript remains one of the first and most important of Freud’s descriptions of the primacy of and clinical use of transference in psychoanalysis.

Learning objective: Participants will be able to describe two features of the latent meaning of Dora’s first and second dreams and to identify one impact of the failure to recognize and interpret the negative transference.

Freud, S. (1905). Fragment of an analysis of a case of hysteria (1905 [1901]). The standard edition of the completepsychological works of Sigmund Freud, volume VII (1901-1905): A case of hysteria, three essays on sexuality and other works (pp. 64-122).

Optional Reading

Freud, S. (1920). Beyond the pleasure principle. The standard edition of the complete psychological works of Sigmund Freud, volume XVIII (1920-1922): Beyond the pleasure principle, group psychology and other works (pp. 1-64).


January 12, 2024
1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
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