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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.
    Review
  • 2.The Dissociative Mind (Book Review)
    In The Dissociative Mind, Elizabeth Howell seeks to provide a more substantial integration between psychoanalysis and traumatology and provides a superb inquiry into the question of trauma, dissociation, psychopathology, and the theoretical frameworks that guide our conceptual formulations and modes of clinical practice.
    Review
  • 3.The Human Spark: The Science of Human Development (Book Review)
    Jerome Kagan’s book questions popular conventions developmental psychology, such as the notion that past behavior in one setting is a good predictor of future behavior in a different setting.
    Review
  • 4.The Political Brain: The Role of Emotion in Deciding the Fate of the Nation (Book Review)
    Richard Waugaman in his review describes Drew Westen's book as a sustained attack on the devaluation of emotional communication by the Democratic Party.
    Review
  • 5.The Supervisory Alliance: Facilitating The Psychotherapist’s Learning Experience (Book Review)
    The first section addresses how to work with anxiety, transference, vulnerability, and superego issues. The authors explore topics such as models of supervision, perfectionism, narcissism, and personal experiences, and discuss how best to facilitate supervision and supervisee learning. In the second section the authors discuss how countertransference can be used to facilitate supervisee development, and inform both the supervisory relationship and treatment.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 6.The Seduction Theory in the Twenty-First Century: Trauma, Fantasy and Reality (Book Review)
    Offers one opportunity to explore what is at stake with the seduction theory and the question of its contemporary relevance from a variety of perspectives. It is one go at making that landscape more clear. A deep engagement with the volume can help a reader understand better whether and how she or he wants to take a stand within it.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 7.The Mamas and the Papas (Book Review)
    The differences between D. W. Winnicott and Jacques Lacan are critically evaluated, with an eye toward constructing a more effective psychoanalytic practice that takes both relational and structural-linguistic aspects of subjectivity into account.
    Review
  • 8.What Do Mothers Want? Developmental Perspectives, Clinical Challenges (Book Review)
    An interesting exploration of issues that pertain to motherhood. Editor Sheila Brown organized fourteen varied papers into three sections: What Mothers Want and Need, Women's Bodies: Choices and Dilemmas, and Pulling It All Together.
    Review
  • 9.Psychoanalysis and Art: The Artistic Representation of the Parent/Child Relationship (Book Review)
    This book grew out of a conference held in Florence, which focused on parent/child relationships as rendered in art, especially art of the Renaissance. The pleasure in the subject matter shines through most of the papers, which are amazingly erudite and knowledgeable about the art that they attempt to analyze from a variety of psychoanalytic perspectives.
    Review
  • 10.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)
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