"Measuring up to measure" dysmorphophobia as a language game.

  title={"Measuring up to measure" dysmorphophobia as a language game.},
  author={Elena Faccio and Chiara Centomo and Giuseppe Mininni},
  journal={Integrative psychological & behavioral science},
  volume={45 3},
We look into the transformation of meanings in psychotherapy and suggest a clinical application for Wittgenstein's intuitions concerning the role of linguistic practices in generating significance. In post-modern theory, therapy does not necessarily change reality as much as it does our way of experiencing it by intervening in the linguistic-representational rules responsible for constructing the text which expresses the problem. Since "states of mind assume the truths and forms of the language… CONTINUE READING