Wearing My Tutu to Analysis
The importance of childhood—with a modern Freudian twist
Kerry L. Malawista M.S.W., Ph.D.
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Kerry L. Malawista, Ph.D., is a training and supervising analyst with the Contemporary Freudian Society.
The authors share amusing, poignant, and sometimes difficult stories from their personal and professional lives, inviting readers to explore the complex underpinnings of the psychoanalytic profession and its esoteric theories.
Through their narratives, the authors, who are practicing analysts, show readers how to incorporate psychodynamic concepts into their work and identify common truths at the root of shared experience. Their approach demystifies dense material and the emotional consequences of deep clinical work.