Contrasting neurotic styles in the analysis of two preschool children.

@article{Anthony1986ContrastingNS,
  title={Contrasting neurotic styles in the analysis of two preschool children.},
  author={Edward J. Anthony},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child Psychiatry},
  year={1986},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={
          46-57
        }
}
The first child to be treated psychoanalytically was a preschooler, and his short and successful treatment was skillfully supervised by Freud. In the follow-up many years later, he had remained well. An untreated child, with a different neurotic illness, grew up to become the Wolfman, and his subsequent treatment was "interminable" and not too successful. The two cases represent contrasting neurotic styles and pose an interesting hypothetical "what if?": What if the Wolfman had also been… CONTINUE READING

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