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Child analyses, Psychoanalytic Sanatorium, Stamford, Connecticut

Contributor(s):
Clark, L. Pierce (Leon Pierce), 1870-1933
Publication:
Stamford, Conn. : L. Pierce Clark, [1930?]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Psychoanalytic Therapy -- methods
Adolescent
Child
Play Therapy
Genre(s):
Documentaries and Factual Films
Abstract:
This film represents the first use of a motion picture in child analysis. The film was used to study the play activities of children with psychiatric problems. The first case is a white female, eight years old, with petit mal seizures. She demonstrates tantrums and rebelliousness. She shows oral sadism and cannibalism toward the analyst. When the analyst acts out a seizure, the child holds on to her. The child shoots an imaginary policeman. The second case is a white male, age 19, with epilepsy, who plays both female and male roles.
Copyright:
This item may be under copyright protection. Please ask copyright owner for permission before publishing.
Copyright Holder:
L. Pierce Clark; Source: Item; Research date: 02/10/2012
Extent:
025 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Silent
Credits:
Directed by L. Pierce Clark.
Provenance:
Received: Mar. 9, 2006; gift ; from Zoe Beloff.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
101273105 (See catalog record)
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Contributor(s):
Clark, L. Pierce (Leon Pierce), 1870-1933
Publication:
Stamford, Conn. : L. Pierce Clark, [1930?]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Psychoanalytic Therapy -- methods
Adolescent
Child
Play Therapy
Genre(s):
Documentaries and Factual Films
Abstract:
This film represents the first use of a motion picture in child analysis. The film was used to study the play activities of children with psychiatric problems. The first case is a white female, eight years old, with petit mal seizures. She demonstrates tantrums and rebelliousness. She shows oral sadism and cannibalism toward the analyst. When the analyst acts out a seizure, the child holds on to her. The child shoots an imaginary policeman. The second case is a white male, age 19, with epilepsy, who plays both female and male roles.
Copyright:
This item may be under copyright protection. Please ask copyright owner for permission before publishing.
Copyright Holder:
L. Pierce Clark; Source: Item; Research date: 02/10/2012
Extent:
025 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Silent
Credits:
Directed by L. Pierce Clark.
Provenance:
Received: Mar. 9, 2006; gift ; from Zoe Beloff.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
101273105 (See catalog record)