Early infantile development as reflected in the psychoanalytical process: steps in integration.

  • H G Segal
  • Published 1982 in The International journal of psycho-analysis
The contention of this paper is that early infantile development is reflected in the infantile part of the transference. When it is well integrated it gives rise to an underlying non-verbal communication which gives a depth to other communications. When not integrated it gives rise to acting in as a primitive mode of communication. When this is understood… CONTINUE READING