Click Here to Read: The price of silence by Rabbi James Rosenberg on the Jewish Voice Web Site on April 28, 2016.
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Click Here to Read: Abortion and Punishment By Katha Pollitt in The New York Times on April 1, 2016.
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Click Here to Read: An Open Letter to Trump Voters from His Top Strategist-Turned-Defector: I respect Trump’s fans. That’s why I can no longer support the man himself by Sephanie Cegielski on the xo Jane blog on March 28, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Society is Unconscious by George Elerick on the Huff Post Religion website on March 28, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Updating The Eitingon Model: 5. The Inadequacies of Institutes of Psychoanalysis by Amhemd Fayek.
And previous posts:
Click Here to Read: The IPA model of training and its buried mistake, Op-Ed by Ahmed Fayek.
Click Here to Read: The alternative to IPA training by Ahmed Fayek.
Click Here to Read: Further comments on the Eitingon Model by Ahmed Fayek.
Click Here to Read: A Road Trip to the Origins of Our Species By Micheal S. Gazzaniga in The New York Times on February 20, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Why Therapists Should Talk Politics By Richard Brouillette in The New York Times on March 15, 2016.
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Click Here to Read: The Shame Culture by David Brooks in The New York Times on March 15, 2016.
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Click Here to Read: The Long Conversation By Gordon Marino in The New York Times on June 2, 2015.
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Click Here to Read: 3 Things White Men With Black Bosses Should Know by Todd Essig on the Forbes Magazine website on March 7, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Counselor’s Corner: It’s who you know By Julia Cochran on the Suvannah Morning News website on March 9, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Notes From Psychiatry’s Battle LinesBy George Makari in The New York Times on February 23, 2016
Click Here to Read: University vs. IPA institutes, OpEd by Ahmed Fayek.
Click Here to Read: Does Experiencing Therapy Make a Better Therapist? Personal balance and stability leads to better therapy by Robert T. Muller on his Talkign about Trauma blog on the Psychology Today blogs on February 11, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Finding Beauty in the Darkness By Lawernce M. Krauss in The New York Times on Fevruary 11, 2016.
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Click Here to Read: Why Are Painful Emotions So Hard to Handle? Unbearable painful feelings, guilt, shame and hurt may occur when we fail by Leon Hoffman on his Beyond Freud blog on the Psychology Today blogs on February 10, 2016.
The IPA model of training and its buried mistake.*
Fusing the Executive Committee and the Training Committee of the IPA in the early years of establishing training was a first mistake. It was recognised very early on that the distinction between the team that was running the
analytic organization became the defacto team running training. The mistake is that the role of the executive was to manage the members’ affairs, while the ITC was to manage seekers of membership. The fusion of the two
committees created a case of conflict of interest that plagued the IPA in every aspects of its future varied activities Anna Freud (1938) called it wrong to confuse teaching with doing analysis, and for the setup of training analysis permitting choosing the trainees from the circle of interested candidates. Eitingon, the father of training psychoanalysis apologized to the ITC (report,1927) that didactic analysis and therapeutic analysis are (more…)
Click Here to Read: Give up Your Data to Cure Disease? Not so Fast! by Deborah Peel on The Health Care Blog on February 9, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Seriously—Do You Have Someone Else’s Conscience? If you were “taught” to be too hard on yourself, here’s what you need to do by Leon F Seltzer Ph.D. on his Evolution of the Self blog on the Psychology Today blogs on February 3, 2016.