NCSPP

Northern California Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology

PSYCHOANALYSIS IN THE NEWS

by: RIPPLE PATEL

Interview with Eric Kandel, Author of "The Age of Insight": In this lengthy exchange, Kandel expounds upon the roles of biology and art in illustrating, elaborating, and updating classical psychoanalytic theory.

Laughter and Political Correctness: Unhappy Bedfellows? Making reference to Freud's treatise on jokes, this South Asian columnist critiques the inhibitory impact of political correctness on humor.  

There's an App for That: Implications of Digital Technology on PsychotherapyDr. Richard Friedman dissects the ways that digital technology can enhance or impede therapeutic processes in both cognitive-behavioral and insight-oriented modalities.