8 Simple Steps for Starting Therapy By Aisha Abbasi M.D. How does therapy work? I often hear this question from people I meet. It’s also the first question asked by prospective patients inquiring about the services offered at Tampa Bay Center for Psychological Health. To begin answering this question, here are eight simple steps for starting therapy. 1) Gentle Introductions: When prospective patients call and leave me a confidential message, I call … Read More
External Intrusions and Psychoanalytic Technique What happens when the outside world enters the psychoanalytic space? In The Rupture of Serenity: External Intrusions and Psychoanalytic Technique, Aisha Abbasi draws on clinical material to describe some of the dilemmas she has encountered in her work with patients when external factors have entered the treatment frame.