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The Dream Frontier by Mark J. Blechner

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CHAPTER 18  
THE CLINICAL USE OF COUNTER-TRANSFERENCE DREAMS

 

THE SUBJECT OF countertransference dreams always evokes great interest among clinicians. The preceding two chapters dealt with the ways in which a patient's dreams can be used by the analyst as a kind of superision, to help the analyst understand his countertransference and thereby be better able to help the patient with his transference. I have presented chapter 16 as a verbal address about five times. The chapter never mentions the analyst's dreams about the patient, yet every time I presented the paper as a public talk, one of the first questions from the audience was always, “What do you think about the analyst's dreams about the patient, and what do you think about ...

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