David van der Want
MA Clinical Psychology (RAU)
From time to time, the urge takes me to write something about psychotherapy. Some of these are offered here for general consumption.
Love's great service: Thoughts and a case vignette of couple therapy
This article explores a case vignette of couple and marriage therapy and sheds some light on how I sometimes think about couple therapy. Read the full text.
An Interview with Dreyer Kruger
Dreyer Kruger turned 80 in April 2004. He says he’s waiting for death but death doesn’t want to come". He also mentions that his memory is ailing. I interviewed Dreyer in late 2004. Read the full text.
ADHD and the myth of the warrior daimon
I briefly review James Hillman’s (1997)notion of the "daimon" and illustrates its use as a guiding metaphor in the therapy of Attention Deficit Disorder. I hope that it is clear although I suspect that it needs the supporting bits and pieces to make any real sense. Read the full text
Three lenses and Borderline Personality Disorder