Definition of psychoanalyst in English:


Line breaks: psy¦cho|ana¦lyst
Pronunciation: /sʌɪkəʊˈanəlɪst


A person who practises psychoanalysis.
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  • For example, Freud analysed his own daughter Anna over a period of several years, a flagrant violation of psychoanalytic principles which most psychoanalysts would condemn.
  • She is a psychoanalyst and practicing therapist who works primarily with survivors of rape and sexual violence.
  • Both traumas require proactive engagement of family members and interpretive actions of psychotherapists and psychoanalysts that open the self to witness and acknowledgment.

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