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A person who is being psychoanalyzed.

[From analyze, on the model of multiplicand.]


(Psychoanalysis) any person who is undergoing psychoanalysis
[C20: from analyse + -and, on the model of multiplicand]


(əˈnæl əˌsænd, -ˌzænd)

a person undergoing psychoanalysis.
[1930–35; analyse + -and as in multiplicand]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.analysand - a person undergoing psychoanalysisanalysand - a person undergoing psychoanalysis  
patient - a person who requires medical care; "the number of emergency patients has grown rapidly"


[əˈnælɪˌsænd] N (Psych) → sujeto m analizado, analizando m
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These films inspire caution, diligence and strength of willpower; all vital qualities for the analysand.
Recall that transference is the repetition of earlier relationships within the space of analysis--a common manifestation of which might be the analysand treating the analyst as he or she does the parent of the same gender.
enterprise: one between the analyst and the analysand and the other the
The tribute Hawthorne pays to female sexuality is genuine, but like Freud (whose celebrated analysand Dora is brought into fascinating parallel with Hester), he holds a "tragic view" of the fate of gender and sexual protest (197).
With this foundation connecting art to analysis, the role of creativity for the analysand, analyst, and analysis process are each carefully examined, drawing on both analytic literature and case studies.
In this article, Freud notes that the use of no in the analysand discourse is an index of repression, it means that the unconscious only makes itself known in the discourse on the brand of a denial.
The point is that when entering the cure, the analysand is still in search of that desire.
Within a relational model and from a shared theological perspective of embodiment (Anderson, 1982; Brown & Strawn, 2012) the therapeutic relationship is viewed as co-constructed and therapists are not only objects of a patient's projection but must "recognize that the analysand and analyst variably co-create the transferential experience [and the] analyst [must be] alert to address, and acknowledge his contribution" (Fosshage, 2000, p.
10) The sanctuary of this hermeneutic circle for both analyst and analysand is not to be underestimated, and Ferenczi only hints here at the questions it begins to raise.
Freud maintained that much of this reliving occurred through analytic dialogue in which the analysand told the analyst whatever came to his or her mind without self-imposed restrictions.
In Bion's words, faith 'reveals and makes possible experiences that are often painful and difficult for the analyst and analysand to tolerate' (Bion, 1970, p.
As in the transferential relationship between analysand and analyst, in Romantic narrative meaning does not "unfold at the level of either life or text, but through the differences between the novel and the 'events' or facts that it symbolically transforms or anamorphically deforms" (xx).