Revista Brasileira de Psicanálise
versão impressa ISSN 0486-641X
LEVY, Ruggero. Ethical responsibility in the transmission of psychoanalysis. Rev. bras. psicanál [online]. 2007, vol.41, n.4, pp. 39-52. ISSN 0486-641X.
The author reflects on the transmission of psychoanalysis by focusing on the training analysis issue. He proposes that the personal analysis of the future analyst be called training analysis, or simply personal analysis of the candidate, as stated in the IPA statutes. The ordering principle in the article is the thesis that there is an invariable in all education models, which is the concern about the quality of the analysis of the future analyst. He stresses the institutions ethical responsibility in training qualified analysts - they must especially grant them access to professionals believed to be able to provide consistent analytical processes, or evaluate whether the candidates have already had such training. The experience of personal analysis is understood as the main pillar in the construction of the psychoanalytical identity.
Palavras-chave : Training analysis; Psychoanalytic training; Transmission of psychoanalysis.