Author: Paul Yih
Date: 04-16-12 10:11
Yes, psychology and psychologists also commit murder by the misguidance of a inclusive technique created by Freud , they have done it then, they are doing now. Just take a look of the numbers of the Veteran suicides in the US -- to the number of one suicide per 80 minutes ..reporting today by New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/15/opinion/sunday/kristof-a-veterans-death-the-nations-shame.html
The one and only credit I do give to Freud -- was "Free Association", by allowing the individual to be freely re-examine ones past by way of a catalyst -- In this case , a trained psychologist, counselor -- with extensive time, but not drugs .. the terminologies used by Freud and the term psychosis have been been most damaging and this was one of the reason where Karl Gustavo Jung had departed from the Freudian and yes, it was then an ethnic professionals named for the ethnic Jews with the anxiety of their clients and their own personal anxiety --
Psychoanalysis has since been bastardized and perverted more by Edward Barnays and Anna Freud -- psychoanalytic therapy becomes overly "for profit" only and not many today can afford the hundred of dollars per house of therapy - thus, commercialize therapists have become THE-RAPIST and psychoanalysis and psychotherapy become for the affluent elites only -- in both coasts in the US ..
I admire the pioneering work of Freud -- but it was not properly re-examined and better filtered