Traumatic effects of political repression in Chile: a clinical experience.

@article{Cordal2005TraumaticEO,
  title={Traumatic effects of political repression in Chile: a clinical experience.},
  author={Margarita D{\'i}az Cordal},
  journal={The International journal of psycho-analysis},
  year={2005},
  volume={86 Pt 5},
  pages={1317-28}
}
The author examines psychic trauma resulting from human rights violations in Chile. Starting from trauma theories developed by authors such as Ferenczi, Winnicott and Stolorow, she posits the relevance of the subject's emotionally significant environment in the production of the traumatic experience. She describes the characteristics of the therapeutic… CONTINUE READING