Karl Abraham

Karl Abraham

was an early important and influential German psychoanalyst, and a collaborator of Sigmund Freud, who called him his 'best pupil'
Psychoanalytic investigation has shown that in mental patients excessive affection often turns to violent hostility.More Karl Abraham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The myth is a surviving fragment of the psychic life of the infancy of the race whilst the dream is the myth of the individual.More Karl Abraham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When the depressive psychosis has become manifest, its cardinal feature seems to be a mental inhibition which renders a rapport between the patient and the external world more difficult.More Karl Abraham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Psychoanalysts have been occupied for a long time with the difficult question of what the psychological conditions are which determine the form of the neurotic disease to which the individual will succumb. It is as though he had a choice between different illnesses and led by unknown impulses selected one or other of them.More Karl Abraham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In neurotics, worm phobias are usually found as well as snake phobias.More Karl Abraham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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