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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.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
  • 3.Eigen in Seoul: Madness and Murder & Flames Fom the Unconscious: Trauma, Madness, and Faith (Book Review)
    This book outlines the author's encounter with colleagues in Seoul, Korea, discussing meditations on psychoanalysis that have the simplicity and depth, passion and compassion of conversations that reach across continents, generations, cultures.
    Review
  • 4.Lying, Cheating, and Carrying On Developmental, Clinical, and Sociocultural Aspects of Dishonesty and Deceit (Book Review)
    Ronald C. Naso reviews the book "Lying, Cheating, and Carrying On Developmental, Clinical, and Sociocultural Aspects of Dishonesty and Deceit" by Salman Akhtar and Henri Parens.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 5.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)
  • 6.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)
  • 7.Personality and Psychopathology: Critical Dialogues with David Shapiro (Book Review)
    The author examines core concepts regarding personality development, the prevolitional aspects of psychopathology, the limits to self-understanding, and the defensive uses of self-deception in light of current psychodynamic, evolutionary, and systems theory.
    Review
  • 8.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
  • 9.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.
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  • 10.Rereading Freud: Psychoanalysis Through Philosophy (Book Review)
    Weighing in at ten papers and two hundred and eighteen pages long, the collection manages to cover significant ground. Among the varied aspects of subjectivity found herein are images, dreams, narcissism, denial, remembering, race, and social construction.
    Review
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