What is mentalization and why is it important?

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Mentalization

Exercises from the Mentalization Guidebook

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Video clips

Peter Fonagy talks about the psychology of violence
– a fragile ability to mentalize is the foundation for exerciseing violence on others

Peter Fonagy talks about how children, adolescents and families is able to learn fundamental skills like the ability to mentalize. The ability to mentalize helps the individual to create and maintain relations.