Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Action

A roundup of psychoanalytic points of view

A Legacy of Phillip Seymour Hoffman

The legacy of Phillip Seymour Hoffman. Professional prowess and private struggles are part of humanity. Along with many of my patients and colleagues, his personal struggles, juxtaposed with a singular talent, highlight the place of private pain in human experience, often a focus of attention in psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. Read More

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Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Action, edited by Susan Kolod, Ph.D., and Melissa Ritter, Ph.D, is under the auspices of Contemporary Psychoanalysis, the journal of the William Alanson White Institute.


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