Nikolaeva, Valentina V.
Publications by Nikolaeva, Valentina V.
Nikolaeva V.V., Arina G.A. (2009). Clinical Psychology of Corporeality: Principles of Cultural-Historical Subject Analysis. Psychology in Russia: State of the Art, 2, 441-456
The psychology of corporeality is a new and intensively elaborated branch of science. The theoretical foundations of its subject differ significantly from those of medical psychosomatics. In a given article some new concepts of this approaching discipline are introduced and the role of symbolic mediation in genesis of different psychosomatic diseases is discussed.
Themes: Clinical psychology / Theories and approaches
Keywords: Nikolaeva V.V., Arina G.A. (2009). Clinical Psychology of Corporeality: Principles of Cultural-Historical Subject Analysis.
Nikolaeva V.V. (2011). B.W. Zeigarnik and Pathopsychology. Psychology in Russia: State of the Art, 4, 176-192
The present work suggests an analysis of B.W. Zeigarnik’s contribution into development of pathopsychology as a branch of clinical psychology. There are considered the main theoretical and methodological problems of pathopsychology which were elaborated in B.W. Zeigarnik’s works. The problems of coordination between pathopsychology, general psychology and psychiatry, formulated by B.W. Zeigarnik, as well as specific features of the subject matter of pathopsychology are also discussed.
Themes: Neuropsychology / Theories and approaches
Keywords: pathopsychology, psychiatry, pathopsychological syndrome, psychological mechanisms of mental disorders.