A Mind of One's Own: A Psychoanalytic View of Self and by Robert A. Caper

By Robert A. Caper

This number of papers, written over the past six years via Robert Caper, makes a speciality of the significance of distinguishing self from item in mental development.


Robert Caper demonstrates the significance this mental disentanglement performs within the healing impact of psychoanalysis.


In doing so he demonstrates what differentiates the perform of psychoanalysis from psychotherapy; whereas psychotherapy goals to ease the sufferer in the direction of "good psychological overall healthiness" via cautious recommendation; psychoanalysis permits the sufferer to find him/herself, with the self utterly distinct from people and different objects.

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