At the heart of the organisms, the clinical notion of containing function allows for the analysis of institutional practices and the suffering of individuals, in order to discern what is happening in the world of work. Professional coaching for Group or Individual. It is a tool for understanding inter-professional situations.
You evolve in more or less structuring settings, and your involvement goes through the work function which can lead to relational and personal difficulties.
Ability to allow, under certain circumstances, anxieties, tensions, excitement, and “absorb” them, to reduce them by not responding
through their own affects.
AFFILIATION FUNCTION :
The ability to promote in others the connection, the structuring and unification of their impulsive emotional movements and their psychic representations.
In addition, within the WORKSPACE, feminine polarity brings aspects of suppleness and responsiveness, while male polarity brings qualities of consistency and solidity. Integrating complementarities is an asset to the well being at work.
Therefore, in order to perform a containing function at work, there is still a need for a framework that fosters it:
to think well the ground of the institutions,maintain team cohesion,find time to speak and develop experiences.
This is essential in a system for the prevention of psychosocial risks at work.