In The News

by Ripple Patel

Epigenetics, Psychoanalysis, and Listening to Parents. This opinion piece utilizes a recent publication linking gene expression with the quality of early relationships in order to advocate for systemic change that better supports parents in meeting their responsibilities.

Ben Pobje: "Forget the phoney psychoanalysis and instead celebrate Robin Williams' rare talent." In cautioning people against using pop psychology to explain the death of Robin Williams, the author adopts a singularly psychoanalytic stance: he acknowledges the complexity and mystery at the center of each human mind, and he encourages people to listen more while speaking less.

The End of an Era for Michael Murphy. A reporter wanders casually through the life and times of Michael Murphy, an Irish newsreader who also happens to be a psychoanalyst.