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The child and her maps. Comment on Anna’s clinical case
Journal Title: PSICOBIETTIVO 
Author/s: Alessia Zangrilli 
Year:  2018 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  6 Pg. 119-124 FullText PDF:  92 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PSOB2018-001008
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The contribution to the lecture of Anna’s case starts from the well-established interpretations of psychotic symptoms, in particular to reference ideas, as an expression of the attempt, from the person, to restore a sense of ambiguity, which is compatible with central schemes. The emotional, cognitive and behavioral detachment that derives from it, is therefore understood as a consequence of the impossibility of accessing dimensions that are closer to reality as they are excessively destructuring, overwhelmingly denied by the context of reference and confusedly perceived, but misunderstood, by the patient herself.
Keywords: Cognitive Map; Self-Schema; Emotional Dysregulation; Disabling Environment; Reference Ideation.

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Alessia Zangrilli, The child and her maps. Comment on Anna’s clinical case in "PSICOBIETTIVO" 1/2018, pp. 119-124, DOI:10.3280/PSOB2018-001008

   

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