Transference and countertransference in communication between doctor and patient
Source: Cambridge University Press
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: Behavioral Health Leaders
Topics: Behavioral Health Organizational Guidance Docs, Trauma-informed
This article provides the definition and examples of transference and countertransference between a provider and patient. It explains the process of transference and what it looks like in a client or a provider and how to mitigate transference to provide capable treatment for each patient.