Stephen begins this session by exploring what the name is the client gives to the problem and - begins the process to relationally externalize the problem. The name of the problem changes as the sessions go on.
Stephen's interview demonstrates an appreciation with, and a curiosity about the emotional complexities involved in making the decision to stay or leave the house after 2 years confinement.
Stephen and the person enter into discussions regarding the problems dramatic effects on his life and relationships, what he has considered lost, and how the numerous practices of the problem can be uncovered and are never to underestimated.
David and his Mother Kim begin to help Stephen more clearly understand the context and landscapes of action surrounding the problems of frustration, perfection, taunting.
Stephen Madigan's post-session interview reflects on the DSM, power and expert knowledge.