The Impossibility of Sex: Intimacies between the Therapist and Patient

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Through six case studies, this book explores the relationship between therapist and patient by suggesting a more involved role by the therapists in the healing process with regard to finding positive solutions for their patients' problems

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Courtney Weaver The Washington Post Book World An intelligent, thought-provoking collection of case stories...absorbing.

Stephen A. Mitchell author of Hope and Dread in Psychoanalysissis Susie Orbach brings alive the experience of actual psychotherapy with real patients in a rich, moving, searingly honest way.

Jeffrey Seinfeld author of The Empty Core The Impossibility of Sex is a pioneering contribution of dramatizing the therapist's side of the psychotherapeutic endeavor....Susie Orbach brings to life the essence of the authentic psychotherapy experience.

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Susie Orbach is the cofounder of the Women's Therapy Centre in London and a visiting professor at the London School of Economics. Author of Fat Is a Feminist Issue, she is also cofounder of the Women's Therapy Centre Institute in New York. Orbach lives in London, England, with her partner and two children.

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