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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.Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression (Book Review)
    This book is an exhaustive report about depression and its treatments. Solomon has presented a potpourri of phenomena that besets all of us whether in denial or consumed by melancholia and depression.
    Review
  • 3.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
  • 4.Becoming Alive: Psychoanalysis and Vitality (Book Review)
    This book celebrates the experience of being alive and questions the entire practice of diagnosing mental illness as a convenient illusion.
    Review (January 2011)
  • 5.Engaging Autism: Using the Floortime Approach to Help Children Relate, Communicate, and Think (Book Review)
    Greenspan and Wieder’s comprehensive book on Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) describes in detail how their “engagement” model is radically different from past and present methods of assisting autistic youth.
    Review
  • 6.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
  • 7.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.
    Review
  • 8.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
  • 9.Transformative Relationships: The Control-Mastery Theory of Psychotherapy (Book Review)
    Based on his conviction that “relationships are inherently transformative and that the psychotherapeutic relationship is one particular type of relationship in which transformation is a primary goal,” editor Silberschatz emphasizes that control-mastery theory offers a “lucid, coherent, and powerful theory of the transformative process.”
    Review
  • 10.Handbook of Mentalization-Based Treatment (Book Review)
    This book is a clear and comprehensive introduction to mentalization and its relationship to psychotherapeutic practice.
    Review
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