Any specific method of psychology preoccupied with the self. School of psychoanalytical philosophy which emphasizes the significance of an individual's associations with other individuals to healthy and balanced self-development and locates the cause of several psychiatric issues in caregivers' inadequate attentiveness to the child
What is SELF PSYCHOLOGY?
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SELF PSYCHOLOGY: "Self psychology is a school of psychoanalytic theory and therapy created by Heinz Kohut and developed in the United States at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis."