Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy

, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 137–148 | Cite as

Psychoanalytic psychotherapy with inner city patients

  • Cheryl L. Thompson


The purpose of this paper is to discuss issues pertaining to the use of psychoanalytic understanding and technique, including the utilization of parameters with inner city patients. Traditionally, inner city patients were not seen as appropriate candidates for psychoanalytically-oriented psychotherapy or psychoanalysis.


Public Health Social Psychology Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychoanalytic Understanding City Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cheryl L. Thompson
    • 1
  1. 1.Seton Hall UniversitySouth Orange

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