The application of existential-analytic views in the practice of group psychological supportф

  • Y. E. Kokorina Odessa National Medical University
Keywords: existential crisis, group’s psychotherapy, existential approach, psychoanalysis, art-therapy, existential meaning, defense mechanisms.


The article examines the psychological features of preventing and correction of existential crisis of personality, namely, group psychotherapy, which is based on the postulates underlying of existential therapy, psychoanalysis and art therapy. We identified the main existential givenness, which actualized during completion of the training, described existential meaning obtained during group therapy and defense mechanisms.


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Kokorina, Y. (2014). The application of existential-analytic views in the practice of group psychological supportф. Fundamental and Applied Researches in Practice of Leading Scientific Schools, 1(1), 56-67. Retrieved from