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By Barbara Dowds

This ebook foregrounds the lifestyles struggles of anyone, Brenda, in this sort of means that argument and theoretical exploration come up organically out of expertise. The "frustration" of the identify is traced to avoidant attachment - pretending to not want others. In Brenda this can be linked to a body-energy development that's either over-charged and over-contained, producing a self-frustrating procedure. this type of repressive defence works opposed to her, in order that she studies her existence as dry, soulless, and uncreative. quite a few existential diffi culties are traced to how such center developmental concerns engage with our socio-cultural setting. a manner ahead is printed: play and discovering which means are pointed out as transformational hubs that deliver wellness into Brenda's existence and restoration her means for experiencing.

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By Barbara Dowds

This ebook foregrounds the lifestyles struggles of anyone, Brenda, in this sort of means that argument and theoretical exploration come up organically out of expertise. The "frustration" of the identify is traced to avoidant attachment - pretending to not want others. In Brenda this can be linked to a body-energy development that's either over-charged and over-contained, producing a self-frustrating procedure. this type of repressive defence works opposed to her, in order that she studies her existence as dry, soulless, and uncreative. quite a few existential diffi culties are traced to how such center developmental concerns engage with our socio-cultural setting. a manner ahead is printed: play and discovering which means are pointed out as transformational hubs that deliver wellness into Brenda's existence and restoration her means for experiencing.

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