A Life in Therapy

My Life in Therapy, from the NYT Magazine, has Daphne Merkin recalling years spent in psychoanalysis.

Projection. Repression. Acting out. Defenses. Secondary compensation. Transference. Even in these quick-fix, medicated times, when people are more likely to look to Wellbutrin and life coaches than to the mystique-surrounded, intangible promise of psychoanalysis, these words speak to me with all the charged power of poetry…


Posted by Will Baum, LCSW