Author: Rainer Funk

therapeutic relationship

The most fundamental point is the transformation of the whole analytic situation from one in which a detached observer studies an „object“ to one of interpersonal communication. (…) This is […]

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consciousness

Consciousness is the mental activity in our state of being preoccupied with external reality-with acting. The unconscious is the mental experience in a state of existence in which we have […]

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needs

Those needs which he shares with the animal – hunger, thirst, need for sleep and sexual satisfaction – are important, being rooted in the inner chemistry of the body, and […]

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banality

What I mean by banality here, in contrast to reality, is not that something is not clever, but that it is unreal. If I read an article in the New […]

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