ERIC Number: EJ555159
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Projective Identification as a Defense Mechanism in Group Counseling and Therapy.
Clark, Arthur J.
Journal for Specialists in Group Work, v22 n2 p85-96 May 1997
Examines theoretical aspects of projective identification and suggests procedures for processing projective identification in group counseling and therapy. Discusses projective identification and related defense mechanisms, systems and boundaries, and scapegoating. Some of the stages in processing projective identification include the relationship stage, the integration stage, and the accomplishment stage. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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