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  • 1.The Age of Insight: The Quest to Understand the Unconscious in Art, Mind, and Brain, from Vienna 1900 to the Present
    Mark Stafford offers a review of this book which references the dynamic level of exchange between science and art in Vienna, and the insight contemporary neuroscientists have about the relation of the brain to the psychic experience.
    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.In Praise of Infidel (Book Review)
    Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s autobiography is the story of a highly intelligent, courageous young woman, contending with widely opposing traditions, at a time of enormous historical transition. It also describes a different culture of childhood and its effects.
    Review
  • 4.Lacan, envers et contre tout (Book Review)
    The reviewer weighs the historic significance and relevancy of Lacan’s teaching.
    Review (January 2012)
  • 5.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)
  • 6.Textbook of Psychoanalysis (Book Review)
    This introduction and reference source is intended to be of use to anyone interested in psychoanalysis - from all levels of mental health students to experienced clinicians, it covers a broad range of up-to-date topics, including: theories of the mind; theories of psychopathology; treatment; research; and current issues.
    Review
  • 7.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
  • 8.Lacanian Psychoanalysis: Revolutions in Subjectivity (Book Review)
    The book argues that Lacan’s elaboration of psychoanalytic theory is grounded in clinical practice and needs to be defined in relation to the four main traditions: psychiatry, psychology, psychotherapy and spirituality.
    Review
  • 9.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
  • 10.Infecting the Treatment: Being an HIV-Positive Analyst (Book Review)
    A thorough and well-reasoned discussion of the personal, relational and political ethics of disclosing serostatus as an HIV positive person.
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