Clinical Research in Child Psychoanalysis

Book chapter


Rustin, M. 2007. Clinical Research in Child Psychoanalysis. in: Tussen ruis en storingen: De golflengte vinden in psychoanalytische therapie Antwerpen-Apeldoormn Garant. pp. 93-104
AuthorsRustin, M.
Abstract

Research in psychoanalysis, or the alleged lack of it, has become a burning topic in the field of British psychoanalysis and psychotherapy. The widespread insistence by government policy-makers and health service managers on 'evidence-based medicine', as an aspect of public service 'modernisation', has extended to demands that mental health services should be better justified by the evidence of empirical research. This faces psychoanalytic psychotherapists and other exponents of 'talking cures' with the challenge of how to justify their public existence. This chapter discusses the way in which other cultural changes have been working in favour of psychoanalysis and asserts that psychoanalysis shares attributes with both the sciences and the humanities.

KeywordsBritish psychoanalysis; cultural theory; psychoanalytic ideas; literature; popular psychology; child psychology
Book titleTussen ruis en storingen: De golflengte vinden in psychoanalytische therapie
Page range93-104
Year2007
PublisherGarant
Publication dates
Print2007
Publication process dates
Deposited09 Oct 2009
Place of publicationAntwerpen-Apeldoormn
Additional information

Citation:
Rustin, Michael. (2007) ‘Clinical Research in Child Psychoanalysis’ Published in: Kinet ,Mark. & Vanmechelen, Win. (eds) Tussen ruis en storingen: De golflengte vinden in psychoanalytische therapie Antwerpen-Apeldoormn: Garant 2007 pp 93-104..

Accepted author manuscript
License
CC BY-ND
Permalink -

https://repository.uel.ac.uk/item/866wv

  • 21
    total views
  • 16
    total downloads
  • 0
    views this month
  • 0
    downloads this month

Related outputs

What should socialists think about China?
Rustin, M. 2016. What should socialists think about China? theory & struggle.
Grounded Theory methods in child psychotherapy research
Rustin, M. 2016. Grounded Theory methods in child psychotherapy research. Journal of Child Psychotherapy. 42 (2), pp. 179-197.
Psychotherapy in a neoliberal world
Rustin, M. 2015. Psychotherapy in a neoliberal world. European Journal of Psychotherapy & Counselling. 17 (3), pp. 225-239.
Psychotherapy and its alternatives: Commentary on a critique
Rustin, M. 2015. Psychotherapy and its alternatives: Commentary on a critique. European Journal of Psychotherapy & Counselling. 17 (4), pp. 418-428.
Anxieties and Defences: Normal and Abnormal
Rustin, M. 2015. Anxieties and Defences: Normal and Abnormal. Organisational & Social Dynamics. 15 (2), pp. 233-247.
A relational society
Rustin, M. 2013. A relational society. Soundings. 54, pp. 23-36.
Research on the couch: single-case studies, subjectivity and scientific knowledge
Rustin, M. 2014. Research on the couch: single-case studies, subjectivity and scientific knowledge. Journal of Child Psychotherapy. 40 (1), pp. 118-126.
Book Reviews: How Secularists Deal with Traditionalists (or Don’t)
Rustin, M. 2016. Book Reviews: How Secularists Deal with Traditionalists (or Don’t). The Political Quarterly. 87 (2), pp. 280-303.
Belonging to oneself alone: The spirit of neoliberalism
Rustin, M. 2014. Belonging to oneself alone: The spirit of neoliberalism. Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society. 19 (2), pp. 145-160.
'Working from the Symptom’: Stuart Hall’s Political Writing
Rustin, M. 2007. 'Working from the Symptom’: Stuart Hall’s Political Writing. in: Meeks, Brian (ed.) Culture Politics Race and Diaspora: the Thought of Stuart Hall Kingston, Jamaica Ian Randle Publishers.
Sibling Catastrophes: an Essay on two Jacobean Tragedies
Rustin, Margaret and Rustin, M. 2007. Sibling Catastrophes: an Essay on two Jacobean Tragedies. Costruzioni Psicoanalitiche.
Looking in the Right Place: Complexity Theory, Psychoanalysis and Infant Observation
Rustin, M. 2002. Looking in the Right Place: Complexity Theory, Psychoanalysis and Infant Observation. Infant Observation. 5 (1), pp. 122-144.
Empire: A Postmodern Theory of Revolution
Rustin, M. 2002. Empire: A Postmodern Theory of Revolution. New Political Economy. 7 (3), pp. 451-462.
Rustin, M. (2003) ‘The Shield of America‘,The Political Quarterly 74 (3) 409 - 412
Rustin, M. 2003. Rustin, M. (2003) ‘The Shield of America‘,The Political Quarterly 74 (3) 409 - 412. Political Quarterly. 74 (3), pp. 409-412.
The Making of Political Identity: Edward Thompson and William Cobbett
Rustin, M. 2003. The Making of Political Identity: Edward Thompson and William Cobbett. Soundings.
Learning from the Victoria Climbié Inquiry
Rustin, M. 2004. Learning from the Victoria Climbié Inquiry. Journal of Social Work Practice. 18 (1), pp. 9-18.
A New Social Darwinism?
Rustin, M. 2008. A New Social Darwinism? Twenty-First Century Society. 3 (1), pp. 65-86.
Social science perspectives on the 2012 Olympic Games
Rustin, M. 2008. Social science perspectives on the 2012 Olympic Games. Twenty-First Century Society. 3 (3), pp. 289-273.
How do psychoanalysts know what they know?
Rustin, M. 2007. How do psychoanalysts know what they know? in: Braddock, L. and Lacewing, M. (ed.) The Academic Face of Psychoanalysis London Routledge. pp. 272-195
Work Discussion: Implications for Research and Policy
Rustin, M. 2008. Work Discussion: Implications for Research and Policy. in: Rustin, M. and Bradley, J. (ed.) Work Discussion: Professional Practice with Children and Families Karnac Books. pp. 267-284
What do child psychotherapists know?
Rustin, M. 2009. What do child psychotherapists know? in: Midgley, N., Anderson, J. and Nesic-Vuckovic, T. Urwin, C (ed.) Child Psychotherapy and Research: New Approaches Routledge.
What's wrong with happiness?
Rustin, M. 2007. What's wrong with happiness? Soundings.
The Regeneration of Doctor Who
Rustin, M. and Rustin, Margaret 2008. The Regeneration of Doctor Who. in: Plastow, J. (ed.) Children’s Literature Annual No 2 The Story and the Self: Some Psychoanalytic Perspectives University of Hertfordshire Press. pp. 142-159
Learning about emotions: the Tavistock approach
Rustin, M. 2003. Learning about emotions: the Tavistock approach. European Journal of Psychotherapy & Counselling. 6 (3), pp. 187-208.
Rethinking Audit and Inspection
Rustin, M. 2004. Rethinking Audit and Inspection. Soundings.
Infant observation research: What have we learned so far?
Rustin, M. 2006. Infant observation research: What have we learned so far? Infant Observation. 9 (1), pp. 35-52.
The Long Revolution Revisited
Rustin, M. 2007. The Long Revolution Revisited. Soundings.
New Labour and the theory of globalization
Rustin, M. 2008. New Labour and the theory of globalization. Critical Social Policy. 28 (3), pp. 273-282.