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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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shape constancy

refers tothe tendency to perceive the shape of an object, despitevariations in the size of the retinal image.