The therapist of color and the white patient dyad: contradictions and recognitions.

@article{ComasDaz1995TheTO,
  title={The therapist of color and the white patient dyad: contradictions and recognitions.},
  author={Lillian Comas-D{\'i}az and Frederick M. Jacobsen},
  journal={Cultural diversity and mental health},
  year={1995},
  volume={1 2},
  pages={93-106}
}
The therapist of color and White patient dyad often involves contradictions and recognitions which are acknowledged through the specific processes and dynamics permeating this dyad. The relationship between self and other is frequently mediated through projection and identification. This article examines this unique interracial and interethnic therapeutic dyad emphasizing its clinical implications through the attribution of otherness, the use of colored screen projection, and the significance… CONTINUE READING