Future of Psychoanalysis to be Probed by Online Think Tank : RushPRNews - Newswire & Global Press Release Distribution

 
Bookmark and Share

Future of Psychoanalysis to be Probed by Online Think Tank

February 17, 2010

Future of Psychoanalysis to be Probed by Online Think Tank

Sydney, Australia (rushPRnews) 02/17/10 — Psychoanalysis, the therapeutic practice founded by Sigmund Freud and developed by Carl Jung and others, has encountered many ups and downs in its 110 year history.  It was the dominant mode of psychotherapy in the 20's and 30's, but fell behind Behaviorism, Cognitive Psychology, and various Humanistic approaches in later years.

 Though Psychoanalysis never went away, it has tended to remain in its own little corner of relevance in recent decades, favored by angst-ridden professionals, artists, and others able to handle the years-long course of treatment it usually entails, plus the hefty fees charged by certified Analysts. 

 In an age of convenient pills for every psychological condition and countless short-term therapies, can Psychoanalysis maintain its development, and reach new adherents? This is the question asked by a new online wiki sponsored by the Phoebus Group and the World Mind Network (thefutureofpsychoanalysis.org).  They want to know if the century old method can touch Humanity anew through cultural manifestations, and not merely traditional therapist-client interactions.

  Analysts and others from disparate fields have contributed to the forum, which intends both to bring knowledge of the many current forms of Psychoanalysis to the public's attention, and to expand the scope and breadth of the field through inviting input from physicians, anthropologists, cultural historians, teachers, artists, and academics. 

  For more information write worldmindnetwork@gmail.com

Media Contact Name: John Toomey
Media Phone: (626) 230-8862
Company Contact Name: Anna Chu Lin
Company Phone: (818) 955-6544
Company Web Address: http://thefutureofpsychoanalysis.org
Main image credits: http://thefutureofpsychoanalysis.org
Click here to see all news from this author/company

Filed Under: BREAKING NEWS, Lifestyle, Personal development, PRESS RELEASE

RUSH PR NEWS newswire and press release services at rushprnews.com / AH Marketing ahmarketinggroup.com

Content- Legal Responsibility - All material is copyrighted - You may repost but you MUST link back to the original post on your page and acknowledge Rush PR News as the news source. Rush PR News is not legally and/or morally responsible for content of press releases, opinions expressed or fact-checking.

Rush PR News cannot be held legally responsible for material published and distributed through its newswire service or published in its press-room and therefore cannot be sued for published material. Third-party must be contacted directly to dispute content.

Rush PR News is not the contact for material published.

RSSFeed PRESS & SOCIAL MEDIA RELEASES

Heero: the Perfect 3D Printing Partner Monitors & Controls Progress

Brisbane, Australia 07/21/16 · Heero: Aussie Design Team Launches Kickstarter for Device...

Wharton MBA Students to Release World’s First Consumer Smart-Mirror

NEW YORK 07/20/16 · A team of Wharton MBA students announced that...

Gallery Pouch Protects your Artwork During Shipping

Dallas, Texas 07/14/16 · Great protective packaging when shipping all delicate objects...

SAP Shows Further Commitment to the SME Market by Hiring New President

London, UK 07/14/16 · If, when you think about SAP SE's main...

What Credit Market Experts Are Saying about Brexit

London, UK 07/08/16 · In the initial hours after the leave vote...

Why Starting Off with VPS Hosting is a Wise Decision

London, UK 06/27/16 · You may have heard the term ‘VPS Hosting,...

FlipBelt Launches Hydration Belt for Runners and Fitness Enthusiasts

DENVER, CO 06/22/16 · FlipBelt announces new version of its wildly popular...

Kickstarter Fun: Wu & Y: Combines Art & Activewear

Brooklyn, NY 06/16/16 · Artistic Activewear Brand Raises 20K on the First...

Nursing Schools Struggle to Keep Up With Demand for Nurses

Peoria, Illinois 06/15/16 · Recent studies carried out by the Georgetown Center...

20 Dollars Discount On All PR Distribution Packages Now

San Francisco 06/14/16 · Time to share the joy again! We just...