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- n. The ability to be analyzed.
We therefore possess a positive test for analyzability.
The borderline patient: Its make-up and analyzability.
Some analysts question the analyzability of teenage patients, given their state of vulnerability and emotional turbulence, their preoccupations with the present, and their overall lack of insight and personality consolidation.
Possibly one of the main points of disagreement between Kohut and Kernberg is that Kernberg classified narcissistic personality disorder as a subtype of borderline disorder, while Kohut distinguished between the two syndromes, and thereby posited a better prognosis and the analyzability of patients presenting narcissistic pathology.
"One is led to a new notion of unbroken wholeness which denies the classical idea of analyzability of the world into separately and independently existing parts ...