An older interview with Peter Fonagy – but always a pleasure to revisit
If you need to refresh your trauma psychology in 2018 there is no better place to start than with Bessel van der Kolks book “The Body Keeps the Score”.
The book provides an outline of the history of trauma psychology with a lot of case stories. Throughout the book a series […]
The book Mentalization-Based Treatment for Children: A Time-Limited Approach is a very appreciated and well-written book about mentalization-based treatment for children.
The book is filled with very good chapters for professionals working mentalization-based with children and families.
The first chapters of the book are a light review of the concept of mentalization as well as the development […]
Here you can read a very interesting article that shows how children’s ability to mentalize has a significance for the aftereffects from sexual assaults – and how the parents’ mentalization ability also has great significance i relation to reducing the child’s symptomes.
The article is definetly worth a read is you work witk children […]
Here you can read a very funny and nice article about sexual development in a mentalization based perspektiv – but also about teenage love and the first sexuel experiences – by Peter Fonagy.
All of this is described from a case of Dan and with basic concepts from the mentalization […]