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Author Muller, René J.

Title Anatomy of a splitting borderline : description and analysis of a case history / René J. Muller
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1994


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 MELB  616.8585209 Mul/Aoa  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 220 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Pt. I. David Helbros: A Fifteen Months' Course of Therapy. 1. Splitting Parents, the Lost Family Business, a Lost Girlfriend. 2. A Split Sexuality Revealed. 3. Implicit Violence Becomes Explicit. 4. Therapeutic Impasse and Termination -- Pt. II. Analysis of David Helbros's Psychopathology. 5. Sociopathy, Borderline Splitting, and Self-Deception. David as Sociopath. An Existential-Phenomenological Inquiry to David's Borderline Splitting. Borderline Splitting and Self-Deception -- Pt. III. Three Global Analytical Views. 6. An Existential-Phenomenological Perspective. 7. An Instance of Karen Horney's "Resigned Person" 8. An Instance of Borderline Personality Disorder -- Appendix: Is There a Neural Basis for Borderline Splitting?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-217) and index
Subject Borderline personality disorder -- Case studies.
Splitting (Psychology) -- Case studies.
LC no. 94016995
ISBN 0275949753 (hardcover : alk. paper)