Tag: <span>victim</span>

Seeing Oneself as a Victim

The victim: Whether it is failing in school, abusing alcohol, gambling away your savings, engaging in numerous extramarital affairs, harming your children or committing suicide, the perpetrator permits the situation to be reworked so that he/she becomes the victim. We increasingly conceptualize everything in terms of mental illness or mental disorder – a disease process. …

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Refusal to Recover

Psychogenic seizures are those that are believed to have a psychological basis. I saw a patient recently who has had “seizures” …
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Burnout

“Burnout” was a term created by the late Dr. Herb Freudenberger in 1974 to describe the decrease in quality of …
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Dubious Sexual Problems

Problems with sexual desire, interest in sex, and ability to achieve orgasm have been reported frequently since a new crop …
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