[Classical and dynamic psychiatry - antithesis or pseudoantithesis? Possible clarification of terms].

  • Warren Boeker
  • Published 1976 in
    Confinia psychiatrica. Borderland of psychiatry…
Contemporary psychiatry is frequently characterized as "dynamic". This adjective has been used, not only to denote a psychodynamic, psychotherapeutic orientation, but also to accentuate a sharp contrast with the older "classical" psychiatry. Often the orthodox schools of psychiatry are jointly condemned as being adynamic, static, descriptive-classificatory… (More)