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Bishop [née Wall], Bernardine Anna Livia Mary

Margaret Drabble.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Psychotherapy. 1702 words.

Bishop [née Wall], Bernardine Anna Livia Mary (1939–2013), novelist and psychotherapist, was born on 16 August 1939 at her maternal family home, 47 Palace Court, Bayswater, London, the...

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Current psychodynamic approaches to psychiatry

Glen O. Gabbard.

in New Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry

February 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychotherapy. 6743 words.

Psychodynamic psychiatry is broadly defined today. In fact, the term psychodynamic is now used almost synonymously with psychoanalytical. Freud originally used the term psychodynamic to...

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Delusional atmosphere and the sense of unreality

Matthew Ratcliffe.

in One Century of Karl Jaspers' General Psychopathology

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychotherapy. 8984 words.

In this chapter, I begin by outlining Jaspers’ account of ‘delusional atmosphere’ or ‘delusional mood’, focusing upon the ‘sense of unreality’ that is central to it. Then I critically...

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Doctors’ health: obstacles and enablers to returning to work

D. Cohen, M. Rhydderch, P. Reading and S. Williams.

in Occupational Medicine

August 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychotherapy; Clinical Rehabilitation Psychology; Occupational Medicine. 4272 words.

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For doctors returning to work after absence due to ill-health or performance concerns, the obstacles can seem insurmountable. Doctors’...

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Drysdale, Barbara Estelle Dockar- [née Barbara Estelle Gordon]

Christopher Reeves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychotherapy. 1092 words.

Drysdale, Barbara Estelle Dockar- [née Barbara Estelle Gordon] (1912–1999), psychotherapist, was born on 17 October 1912 at 8 Fitzwilliam Square, Dublin, the youngest of five daughters of...

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The ethics of incomprehensibility

Giovanni Stanghellini.

in One Century of Karl Jaspers' General Psychopathology

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychotherapy. 8822 words.

What can psychiatrists learn today from Karl Jaspers, who at the dawn of XX Century, held that the future of medicine was in binding philosophy to science ? How can young psychiatrists, who...

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Forensic Mental Health

Edited by Annie Bartlett and Gill McGauley.

October 2009; p ublished online July 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Forensic Psychiatry; Psychotherapy; Medical Ethics. 450 pages.

This resource presents a penetrating and thought provoking analysis of the forensic mental health system - how it operates, the people involved, the problems inherent in such a system, and...

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Form and content in Jaspers’ psychopathology

Chris Walker.

in One Century of Karl Jaspers' General Psychopathology

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychotherapy. 9537 words.

Jaspers drew the distinction of form and content from the Transcendental Analytic of Immanuel Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason (1781, 1787). The form of an experience allows us to distinguish...

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Guntrip, Henry James Samuel [Harry]

Malcolm Pines.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Psychotherapy. 1289 words.

Guntrip, Henry James Samuel [Harry] (1901–1975), psychotherapist and Congregational minister, the son of Henry Richard Guntrip (d. c.1923) and his wife, Harriet Louise Jessop (d. 1953), was...

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How to Pass the MRCPsych CASC

Andrew Iles, Rose Woodall and Flavia Leslie.

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Old Age Psychiatry; Learning Disabilities; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Forensic Psychiatry; Psychotherapy. 232 pages.

This resource combines practical information with invaluable suggestions of how one might phrase particular questions and direct the conversation during the client interview. It confidently...

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