The role of drawing as a method of psychological analysis

Written by: María Elena De Filpo Beascoechea
Published: | Updated: 23/02/2018
Edited by: Anna Raventós Rodríguez

The drawing forms a language, being an artistic expression, represent possible experiences or other experience. This type of representation on a symbolic level can condense everything that motivates the subject, their dreams, ideology and what anguish you. We can say that is a representation of psychic functioning of the user.

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What do they teach the drawings?

To analyze a drawing following a most important psychoanalytic schema is contextuarlo in relation to history and the experiences of the subject. The drawing made by the patient provide data of their psychic evolution. Interpreting their strokes, content, sequences, comments, gestures, professional will find a path to the patient's unconscious. In addition, through drawing the psychologists we can help develop traumatic or conflictual situations the person as well as allow display their creativity. It is important that children, and why not adults, draw, and performing any other mode of artistic expression, not only as a way to reach the unconscious analyzing what circumstances move your mind, but because through drawing leaves complejizando his psyche.

 

 

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By María Elena De Filpo Beascoechea
Psychology

Maria Elena De Filpo Beascoechea a degree in psychology from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, and the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain. It is University specialist in Clinical and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy of adults, and University specialist in Clinical and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: the child and his family, from the University of Comillas, Spain. Psychoanalytic Psychodrama specialist. University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Serves adults, adolescents, couples, adoption, parents / mothers and smokers interested in quitting smoking, among others ..

He has published numerous articles. He is editor of the Blog: "Piuquén Project A space to talk Foster and Links.". In addition, he is a member of various associations.

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