Theatres of the Body : Psychoanalytic Approach to Psychosomatic Illness Paperback
McDougall looks at people who react to psychological distress through somatic manifestations, and at the psychosomatic potential of individuals in those moments when habitual psychological ways of coping are overwhelmed, and the body pantomimes the mind's distress.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages
- Publisher: Free Association Books
- Publication Date: 01/01/1989
- Category: Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)
- ISBN: 9781853431074