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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 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.A Primer of Transference-Focused Psychotherapy for the Borderline Patient (Book Review)
    The psychotherapy treatment manual universe is not monolithic, and it is a pleasure to review a manual that falls within the group of treatment manuals that view the subjectivity of the therapist as a central ingredient for the soup that is psychotherapy. As one would expect, the latest offering from Otto Kernberg’s group affords a significant amount of space to the topic of countertransference, and provides specific examples illustrating the therapist’s use of their own emotional state in order to guide intervention with borderline patients. This primer of Transference Focused Psychotherapy (TFP) co-written with Frank Yeomans and John Clarkin further reveals that psychodynamic psychotherapy is alive and well, supported by both theory and empirical data.
    Review
  • 4.Sports Heroes, Fallen Idols: How Star Athletes Pursue Self-Destructive Paths and Jeopardize their Careers (Book Review)
    Andrea Corn's review of Stanley Teitelbaum's book. Corn describes Teitelbaum's work as a well-documented book that reveals a disturbing, unflattering, and at times unnerving account of self-absorbed, flamboyant sport stars, who like fireworks, are thrilling to watch before exploding before our eyes.
    Review
  • 5.Out of the Ordinary: Representations of LGBT Lives (Book Review)
    This book is a group of stories, recollections, calls to action, and critical analyses put together by the editors who invited scholars, creators, activists, and LGBT allies to dialogue about the broad LGBT experience.
    Review
  • 6.Psychoanalysis, Class and Politics (Book Review)
    In the early 1970’s a short paperback titled The Radical Therapist (Agel, 1971) made the rounds among anti-Vietnam War activists and others of a left-leaning political persuasion who shared an interest in psychology and psychotherapy.
    Review
  • 7.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.
    Review
  • 8.Bullying: Experiences and Discourses of Sexuality and Gender (Book Review)
    Bullying and its newer transformation, cyberbullying, has been studied since the 1990s, but you would never know that by looking at school policies and procedures regarding bullying and various other forms of harassment.
    Review (January 2014)
  • 9.Primary Process Thinking: Theory, Measurement, and Research, Volume I (Book Review)
    The author explores theories concerning primary and secondary process thought, and lays out a lucid empirical path to study issues long mired in the conceptual realm, from condensations to displacements.
    Review
  • 10.The Power of Witnessing: Reflections, Reverberations, and Traces of the Holocaust
    Batya Monder reviews a collection of essays edited by Nancy Goodman and Marilyn Meyers on the functions and power of witnessing in relation to collective trauma with a particular focus on the history of the Holocaust.
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