The Question of Lay Analysis
The German edition
Author Sigmund Freud
Original title Die Frage der Laienanalyse
Language German

The Question of Lay Analysis (German: Die Frage der Laienanalyse) is a 1926 book by Sigmund Freud advocating the right of non-doctors, or 'lay' people, to be psychoanalysts. It was written in response to Theodore Reik's being prosecuted for being a non-medical, or lay, analyst in Austria.

External links

  • The Problem of Lay Analysis/Die Frage der Laieanalyse (a bilingual text)