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Communicative exchange: The ground for development of self

Dr Anthony Korner

Whereas other creatures would generally be primarily located in physical space, humans also need to be located in the symbolic/grammatical medium of linguistic space. For development of autonomy, the self needs to acquire an effective voice in the community. In turn this requires a capacity for the individual to be able to represent her, or himself in an interpersonal environment. Communicative exchange is the basis for the experience of significance in life. This involves analogical representation of personal feeling, using the medium of language. Growth of self involves differential processing of positive and negative affect. Inclusion and collaborative engagement are the basis of well-being, rather than the satisfaction of drives.

AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND ASSOCIATION OF PSYCHOTHERAPY
25th ANNUAL CONFERENCE, 18 - 21 September 2014
State Library of NSW, Sydney Australia
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Dr Anthony Korner

Anthony Korner works in Sydney as a psychiatrist and psychotherapist, primarily in public practice. He is Acting Director of the Master of Medicine (Psychotherapy) Program at the University of Sydney and is active in teaching and research as well as clinical practice. His research interests are in psychodynamic psychotherapy, linguistics and philosophy. He has published approximately thirty papers in journals and books. He was on the National Health and Medical Research Council Committee for the development of a guideline for the treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder 2011-13. He's completed a PhD in Linguistics, on psychotherapy. He is the Australian representative on the World Council for Psychotherapy and was Chairman of the organising committee for the 6th World Congress for Psychotherapy, held in Sydney in 2011.  

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