The psychotherapy of the aged has so far received scant attention, although there is great need for it. After a brief psychopathological review, the authors discuss the general principles and conditions of gerontopsychotherapy, its limits, special characteristics and technical aspects, the transference phenomena, the aims and the methods.
|Translated title of the contribution||The psychotherapeutical approach to old people|
|Number of pages||7|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1980|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
- Applied Psychology
- Psychiatry and Mental health