By Arnold I. Goldberg
The 10th quantity within the growth in Self Psychology sequence starts with 4 well timed tests of the selfobject suggestion, through a piece of medical papers that span the subjects of homosexuality, adjust ego countertransference, hypnosis, trauma, dream concept, and intersubjective techniques to conjoint therapy. part III, "A discussion of Self Psychology," deals Merton Gill's astute appreciation of "Heinz Kohut's Self Psychology," by way of commentaries through Leider and Stolorow and Gill's reply. The concluding part deals Stolorow and Atwood's "The delusion of the remoted Mind," by way of discussions via Gehrie and the Shanes. A discussion board for the type of lively, efficient exchanges that experience lengthy stumbled on a house in the self-psychological group, A Decade of Progress builds at the previous in responding to the theoretical and scientific demanding situations of the current.
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Redefine Kohut’s meaning. For example, if we return to Kohut’s general meaning of selfobject, to which Stolorow et al. made reference (“that dimension of our experience of another person that relates to this person’s functions in shoring up our self”), we see that Kohut’s meaning of selfobject is the experience of the functions provided by another and is not the object experienced subjectively as serving selfobject functions, as emphasized by Stolorow. Bacal (1990a), in referring to Stolorow’s 1986 article, acknowledged and agreed with Stolorow’s object-focused conceptualization of selfobject: Self psychological theory has, in effect, focused on the experience of self¬ object function and has lost sight of the object that provides that function and of the importance of the relationship for the patient.
8 George Kriegman (1988) has classified attitudes of entitlement in a way that is very similar to the one I am describing here. ” 9 Copyrighted Material Bacal 26 I have elsewhere described the therapeutic effect of a self-psychological analysis as a “corrective selfobject experience” (Bacal, 1990). The therapeutic process through which this experience occurs is the establishment and regulation of a selfobject relationship,10 which is, in effect, a joint creation on the part of the analyst and the analysand.
Y’s response. While I was attempting to stay in his experience, my thoughts went to his earlier complaints of feeling “pressured” by me to keep regularly scheduled appointments and by my “unfair” policy of usually charging for missed sessions. I was concerned that his feeling of being trapped was evidence of his feeling pressure by me, pressure that perhaps was greatly exacerbated that morning by his getting up late and missing breakfast. Because I thought it important to explore his reac tion, reasoning that it could become an escalating source of resistance affecting the treatment and possibly leading to premature termination, I said, “I know we spoke about your feeling pressured by me to come to sessions—my being unfair.