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Laing in London

Allan Beveridge

in Portrait of the Psychiatrist as a Young Man

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print August 2011 | ISBN: 9780199583577
Published online February 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191754685 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199583577.003.0022

Series: International Perspectives in Philosophy & Psychiatry

Laing in London

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"Chapter 11 looks at Laing’s move to London and the patients he saw at the Tavistock. We witness him conducting individual and group psychoanalysis, as well as interviewing families in the clinic and at home. We see Laing adopting orthodox analytic techniques and then adapting them as he becomes more experienced in psychotherapy."

Chapter.  8099 words. 

Subjects: Psychiatry

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