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I wish to talk today about Countertransference. I will present several different theses on Countertransference, but want to at the outset alert you to three different aspects of the Countertransference that I want to address throughout this paper. The first is the source of Countertransference—whether it results from the analysand or the analyst or some combination of the two. The second is the judgment we make of the Countertransference - is Countertransference, put most simply, bad - some unanalyzed dimension of the unconscious of the analyst, for example - or good, and somehow productive, a dimension of successful psychoanalytic treatment? Finally, I wish to ask - does the Countertransference exist? While this seemingly ontological question would seem primary and worthy of addressing at the outset - I wish to bracket this - and will proceed initially as if it is a given, but I will address this
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