Sigmund Freud Treats "Emmy von N," Develops Cathartic Method Hot

Sigmund Freud Treats "Emmy von N," Develops Cathartic Method

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Sigmund Freud begins treating "Emmy von N." This case which would lead him to develop his cathartic method.

The cathartic method involves talking to a patient and getting them to recall, describe, and even relive difficult emotional experiences. The goal is to help the patient better understand both the experiences and her reaction to them, thereby reducing their negative impact on her daily life.

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