Associação Universitária de Pesquisa em Psicopatologia Fundamental

São Paulo, 29 de abril de 2017

Fundamental Psychopathology - what is it

Fundamental Psychopathology is a language (logos) about psychic suffering (pathos) taking subjectivity into consideration. It is Fundamental for two reasons: 1. to distinguish itself General Psychopathology proposed by Karl Jaspers and 2. It is based on the Foundation Principle (nihil est sine ratione). Fundamental Psychopathology considers the clinical method as the most adequate logical procedure to attain the comprehension (verstehen) of psychic suffering.