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Finally, her father intervened, consulted the family doctor, and had the patient placed on bottle feeding. She recalls that her mother rarely held her nor was she affectionate to her. There are a number of important and relevant aspects of her past and current life that would be of interest in completing the picture, but space limitations require me to focus on only a few elements that emphasize my discussion. Because, allegedly, of the emotional distance between her and her mother, the patient was predisposed to anal masturbation to soothe her self as a child.
These patients need to be microanalysed as well as micromanaged. I cannot leave the discussion of this issue without mentioning the example of John Nash, a frequently hospitalized schizophrenic who, late in life, won the Nobel Prize in economics for his discovery of the mathematical concept of game theory. I again refer to the works of Katan (1954) and Bion (1957), who established that there is always a non-psychotic personality that is present during psychosis. My addition is that both personalities need to be attended to psychoanalytically, non-psychotic and the psychotic.
A Language for Psychosis: Psychoanalysis of Psychotic States by Paul Williams