In this video Bob Cooke and Rory-Lees-Oakes talk about the concept of Transference in Psychotherapy and Counselling.
Both Therapists in this video tackle this subject from their own modality.
Bob talks about the history of Transference throughout the years of Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis. He takes Transference back to the father of Psychology .
Freud developed the idea of Transference ,within his new ideas of Psychoanalysis. He postulated that it was the analysis of the therapeutic Transference that led to “Cure” in the Therapy.
I the above video Bob explains not only what Transference is,but goes on to further discuss the apparutus of Transference as a whole.The apparatus of Transference are :
Indeed Freud said that without The analysis or interpretation of the “Transference” no “real” Therapy will occur.
Bob and Rory use examples of their clinical cases to explain what Transference actually is and how it occurs within the therapeutic setting.
Many authors ,when talking of Transference ,talk about the different types of “Tranferences”that are developed within the therapeutic framework.
Kohut talked about Three early Transferences that occurs in therapy;
Transference for many novice Therapists is a difficult concept to understand,this video will help in clarifying this concept and will help therapists understand how Transference manifests itself within the therapeutic setting.
Also Bob talks about “how”to use the Transference in therapy and how this will lead to change,or at least the possibility of change, in he therapeutic relationship.
Rory and Bob both agree that clinical experience will be of great importance in interpreting the transferences, and how to use ,that understanding in the service of the client.