Psychoanalytic psychotherapy assessment in a child and adolescent mental health setting: an exploratory study.

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Undertaking assessment is a significant component of a Child Psychotherapist's work within Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), yet as an activity it has been relatively neglected in the research literature. This study made use of a small-scale, qualitative design to explore the nature and function of psychoanalytic assessment work within a… (More)

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@article{Petit2008PsychoanalyticPA, title={Psychoanalytic psychotherapy assessment in a child and adolescent mental health setting: an exploratory study.}, author={C{\'e}cile Petit and Nicholas G. Midgley}, journal={Clinical child psychology and psychiatry}, year={2008}, volume={13 1}, pages={139-55} }