A Woman’s Unconscious Use of Her Body

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SKU: 9780415558075 - 88 Categories: , , , NDIS approved: Yes Author: PINES Illustrator: Publisher: Taylor & Francis Page count: Edition: ISBN: 9780415558075 Publish date: 17/02/2010

Product overview

Drawing on Dinora Pines’ lifetime of clinical experience this classic book provides a psychoanalytic understanding of women’s relationships with their bodies, focusing on key moments in women’s lives.
With chapters organised to follow the female life-cycle, topics covered include:

the turbulence of adolescence
pregnancy and childbirth
infertility and abortion
menopause and old age
the traumatic effects of surviving the Holocaust.

With a foreword from Susie Orbach, this book will be of interest to mental health professionals including counsellors, psychotherapists and psychoanalysts.