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counter transference

as part of psychoanalytic therapy, the therapist maytransfer feelings or conflicts they may have about their ownlife, or significant others in it, onto the client. It isimperative that the therapist recognises this possibilityand guards against it.

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June 22nd 2021

cognitive neuroscience

a hybrid discipline aimed at identifying the biologicalbases of cognitive processes by combining techniques forthe study of cognitive processes with measures of physiological processes.