If this is not an attempt at parody, it's a deeply disturbing paean to selfishness and a near-total lack of concern for the unfortunate child whose existence appears to be entirely regarded as a necessary aspect of psychotherapy. One shudders to imagine what sort of childhood the poor creature will have to endure.

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