Lynne Malcolm, for ABC’s All In the Mind program, interviews three psychoanalysts about how their field remains “relevant and useful in the contemporary therapeutic landscape.” Psychoanalyst, Rudi Vermote, “argues that psychiatry and psychology can learn from the slow-and-steady approach of psychoanalysis, which aims to avoid quick fixes to mental health.” “In contemporary approaches they are offered in 10 sessions or 20 sessions, but a lot of patients do not feel helped with it. And there must be space for that personal inner life.”
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