"Where Klein has emphasised the negative aspects of the paranoid-schizoid position and had placed the depressive position at the heart of successful development, Bion saw the fragmentation and splitting in the paranoid position as a necessary aspect of human experience."
“paranoid atmosphere that often pervades psychoanalytic institutes and its devastating effect on the “quality of life” in psychoanalytic education.”
Otto F. Kernberg
When you realize Vamık Volkan quotes Otto Kernberg. 😄
There was a paranoid atmosphere in my room. 😄