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Humour by Rehana Munir: How does that make you feel?

ByRehana Munir
Jan 21, 2023 09:32 AM IST

From classical to radical, there’s an abundance of therapies to choose from

Every few years, an old fantasy stirs my dormant demons. I begin, again, to harbour the desire to find a therapist, and renew the process that I began exactly a decade ago. I’d walked into my therapist’s office back then primed for classical psychoanalysis: My childhood was invented keeping future therapy in mind. In adolescence I’d studied literature, and even elementary psychology, which made Freud a looming presence in my tortured brain. Finally, existential leanings, coupled with chronic migraines, had made me the perfect offering for an attentive shrink. But after a year-and-a-half of bi-weekly sessions, I quit, despite the warnings of my excellent analyst. Is it time to return? I wonder.

Therapists don’t usually give you all the answers you want, unless you’re in Hollywood (Hexcode)
Therapists don’t usually give you all the answers you want, unless you’re in Hollywood (Hexcode)
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