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  • 1.Review of "Psychological Testing" by Anne Anastasi
    A 1954 review of this volume described it as a consideration of the principles of psychological testing, which employs examples of tests of general classification, aptitude and achievement, and ends with measures of personality characteristics ranging from inventories through projective techniques and situational tests.
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  • 2.The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph From the Frontiers of Science (Book Review)
    Doidge takes the reader by the hand and carefully explains that the brain can and does change throughout life. Contrary to the original belief that after childhood the brain begins a long process of decline, he shows us that our brains have the remarkable power to grow, change, overcome disabilities, learn, recover, and alter the very culture that has the potential to deeply affect human nature.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 3.Mentalizing in Clinical Practice (Book Review)
    The two books reviewed, the first edited by Jon Allen and Peter Fonagy, the second written by Jon Allen, Peter Fonagy, and Anthony Bateman, present discussions of mentalization for everyday clinicians, especially for those that have little or no interest in an approach that touts unapologetically its origins in psychoanalysis.
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  • 4.Betrayed As Boys (Book Review)
    With this book, Gartner establishes himself as one of the loudest, most needed and informed voices within our psychoanalytic community helping us all to learn more about, and develop the personal sensitivity and professional knowledge and skill, to be helpful to male patients betrayed as boys who are more and more approaching our consulting rooms with the hope of getting competent professional help.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 5.Handbook of Mentalization-Based Treatment (Book Review)
    This book is a clear and comprehensive introduction to mentalization and its relationship to psychotherapeutic practice.
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  • 6.The Dream After A Century: Symposium 2000 on Dreams (Book Review)
    This book attempts to analyze issues such as what has happened to dream analysis in contemporary clinical work, what has changed and what has remained, and is it still considered the "royal road" to understanding the unconscious mind?
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  • 7.Sensuality and Sexuality Across the Divide of Shame (Book Review)
    Mace, Moorey, and Roberts are British psychiatrists who have assembled diverse authors to illuminate and critique the state of thinking about empirically validated treatments (EVTs). The collection of essays under review is a critique: the contributors are less interested in weighing the inventory of what we know and are much more interested in puzzling over what it is we are thinking about.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 8.Projective Identification in the Clinical setting (Book Review)
    Review by Charles Most of Robert Waska's book. Waska focuses in his book on what a Kleinian analyst actually says to the patient and how projective identification is used to understand the communications and how to interpret those understandings.
    Review
  • 9.Sex On The Couch: What Freud Has to Teach Us About Sex and Gender (Book Review)
    Aan extensive discussion of sexuality in its different forms, both real and imaginary. There are both real and the imaginary forms of sexual differentiation, and the distinction is not always easy to make; but what strikes the reader in Boothby’s book is the description of certain characterizations of how the two sexes differ in their behaviors; sometimes these two aspects of reality look like sketches or even caricatures of what it means to be male or female.
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  • 10.Identity, Gender and Sexuality: 150 Years After Freud (Book Review)
    The reader is stimulated to reconsider transvestism in children and adults, homosexuality, transsexuals with mismatches between behavioral and psychic identity, as well as the place of sexuality in psychoanalytic theory, including the sexual dimension as experienced by the analytic couple.
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