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  • Free Association and Analytic Neutrality

    Free Association and Analytic Neutrality

    "Neutrality as a technical principle does not mandate a correct way of responding, nor does in commit the analyst to an emotionally vacant way of being; rather it guides that analyst to avoid using feelings, attitudes, and postures in order to control the patient's transference experience."

  • The Free Association Narrative Interview Method

    The Free Association Narrative Interview Method

    “In approaching our defended subject, we were assisted by two concepts: gestalt and free association.”

  • Comparing Psychoanalysis and Research Interviews

    "An unanswered question is whether it is possible to reconcile these two methods into a valid whole, where the uniqueness and detail of each individual psychoanalysis is maintained, backed up by an evidence base. This debate is equally valid in consideration of qualitative research, and in particular research interviews."