A cartel on trauma

Our cartel of this past year has been engaged with the topic of trauma. Each member has approached this theme from a different perspective. For my part, the work eventually diverged into two questions - separate, but connected - which are not strictly questions of trauma as such, but of…

Speech and understanding

Today, there is a great concern for us to understand. But does a psychoanalysis take understanding as its aim?The standard definition of understanding given in the dictionaries is “to perceive the intended meaning” of something or someone. There are some aspects of this that can be developed further. The…