Articles in English

Introduction to Lacanian Psychoanalysis

The aim of this article is to introduce the reader to the general outline of Lacanian psychoanalysis by providing a rudimentary introduction to some...

Underground psychoanalysis in Prague – part III.

This article is the last of our three part series about Underground psychoanalysis in Prague (part one and part two). In the traumatizing conditions of political...

Rosine Perelberg: Après coup, crypt and the work of the negative

During the Otto Fenichel and His Legacy Conference in Prague in October 2017, we had a chance to meet some of the most prominent...

The Quality of Free Association as an Expression of a Relationship With a Psychoanalyst

The concept of free association is based on one-person psychology – only the analysand’s conflicts and inner dynamic are usually considered when the content...

David Bell: Psychoanalysts‘ Role Also is to Communicate Their Understanding to the Public

David Bell is a Past President of the British Psychoanalytical Society and one of the leading experts on the relation between psychoanalysis and other disciplines:...

Adrienne Harris: It is unlikely that politics is absent from your clinical practice

Adrienne Harris is one of the leading personalities of Relational psychoanalysis. Among other things, she is an Associate Editor of Psychoanalytic Dialogues journal and...

The Concept of Trauma in Lacanian Psychoanalysis

“Trauma” is one of those words about whose meaning there is no consensus; or, to use a Lacanian term, it functions as a point...

Rosine Perelberg: Murder of the dead father, history and psychoanalysis

During the Otto Fenichel and His Legacy Conference in Prague in October 2017, we had a chance to meet some of the most prominent...