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The neurotic woman"s guide to nonfulfillment

Joy Kennedy

The neurotic woman"s guide to nonfulfillment

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Psychology.,
  • Interpersonal relations.,
  • Women -- Sexual behavior.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoy Kennedy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1206 .K42 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 198 p. ;
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5423646M
    ISBN 100670506192
    LC Control Number73017679
    OCLC/WorldCa1859579

    The degree to which men are driven to success may be merely a substitute for the fact that they cannot carry, nurture and bear children. Or twenty. The group of conditions, sometimes referred to as neurotic disorders, are characterized by symptoms such as anxiety, insecurity, phobias and depression. Instead, it is gifted by overcoming struggles of identity, self-worth, and your past, which is why every confident woman should read The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

    Show them care and concern. Among the cited reasons why people are reluctant to see their physician or a therapist about their neurotic behavior are: Embarrassment Fear that no-one will understand Feeling that they should be able to cope on their own Thinking that there is nothing anyone can do to help The truth of the matter is that there is help out there for people who need it. The book asserted that those, both male and female, with relatively minor neurotic problems could, in effect, be their own psychiatrists. The need for personal achievement; though virtually all persons wish to make achievements, as with No.

    While non-neurotic individuals may strive for these needs, neurotics exhibit a much deeper, more willful and concentrated desire to fulfill the said needs. For instance, a child might feel a lack of warmth and affection should a parent make fun of the child's feelings. The stringent needs for perfection comprise another part of this category; those withdrawing may strive for perfection above all else, to the point where being flawed is utterly unacceptable. In more severe cases, some people with neurotic personality disorders engage in rituals or special actions that are designed to alleviate their anxiety, such as checking that each room they enter is spider-free. The ideal self is used as a model to assist the real self in developing its potential and achieving self-actualization.


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Self-idealization is compensatory in her theory, but it differs from narcissism. In more severe cases, some people with neurotic personality disorders engage in rituals or special actions that are designed to alleviate their anxiety, such as checking that each room they enter is spider-free.

They married in Do you want to bond with coworkers? Horney delves into a detailed explanation of the above needs and their corresponding neurotic solutions in her book 'Neurosis and Human Growth'.

Know that gaps are normal. Do you find yourself worrying about the presence of spiders even when there are no spiders around, for example? Most of us have been accused of exhibiting neurotic behavior at some point in our lives — whether it is due to a mortal fear of spiders or a downright refusal to eat anything that has been dropped on the kitchen counter.

Education[ edit ] Against her parents' wishes, Horney entered medical school in The first, born inwas Brigitte Horneywho became a famous actress. Three categories of needs[ edit ] Upon investigating the ten needs further, Horney found she was able to condense them into three broad categories: Compliance Needs one, two and three affection and approval, partner, "power" were assimilated into the compliance category, also called moving toward people.

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These behaviors include such things as the neurotic needs for power, prestige, and affection.