Sexual factors in the development of the housebound housewife syndrome

@inproceedings{Kraft1970SexualFI,
  title={Sexual factors in the development of the housebound housewife syndrome},
  author={Tom Kraft},
  year={1970}
}
Although the early psychoanalysts showed remarkable insight into the problems of the housebound (Freud, 1924), comparatively few recent studies deal specifically with their psychopathology and treatment (Kraft, 1967). In part, this may be related to the difficulties involved in mobilizing the housebound, and the poor treatment results in this field (Roberts, 1964). The present study was designed to investigate sexual conflicts occurring in patients' lives before the onset of their phobic… CONTINUE READING