Meet the Author – John Martin-Joy – VIDEO

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John Martin-Joy, MD, discussed his recently published book Diagnosing from a Distance: Debates over Libel Law, Media, and Psychiatric Ethics from Barry Goldwater to Donald Trump with James Barron, PhD, Shari Thurer, ScD, and the online audience at our Meet the Author Webinar recorded on Jan 11, 2021. Click here for more information or to purchase a copy of the autographed book while the supply lasts. Follow this link to watch other webinars and...

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Peripartum Mental Health – AUDIO

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In a recent episode of her podcast series, Alexandra M. Harrison, MD, discusses women’s mental health during pregnancy and the post partum period with Drs. Marcela Almeida and Mamatha Challa. Alexandra Murray Harrison, MD is a Training and Supervising Analyst at the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute in Adult and Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis, an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School at the...

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How to Manage Your Out of Control Child – AUDIO

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In a recent episode of her podcast series, Alexandra M. Harrison, MD, discusses ways to manage your out of control child and methods of helping your child self-regulate in a variety of common situations with an occupational therapist, Tal Baz. Alexandra Murray Harrison, MD is a Training and Supervising Analyst at the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute in Adult and Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis, an Assistant Clinical Professor of...

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RBG – Inspiration for Parents – AUDIO

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In a recent episode of her new podcast series, Alexandra M. Harrison, MD, explains how Ruth Bader Ginsburg can be an inspiration to parents and to all of us. Click on the player below to listen. Alexandra Murray Harrison, MD is a Training and Supervising Analyst at the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute in Adult and Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis, an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School at the...

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Michael Grodin – The Kravitz Award Series VIDEO

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The Arthur R. Kravitz Award Recipient of 2014, Michael Grodin, MD, talks  about his work in an interview to James Frosch, MD, recorded on Sep 25, 2020. Dr. Grodin, BPSI Affiliate Scholar Member, is a nationally recognized expert in medical ethics and human rights. He is the Director of the Project on Medicine and the Holocaust at the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University, Professor of Bioethics and Human Rights at the...

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Parenting an Activist

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by Susannah Sherry and Rafael Ornstein Jeremy Ornstein, member of the Sunrise Movement, knocked on doors to help elect a new member of the Pennsylvania state legislature who opposed the construction of a new fossil fuel pipeline in the state. The article below originally appeared in the Spring-Summer 2020 issue of the BPSI Bulletin, which can be read here. One of the hardest jobs in parenthood is shepherding a teenager into young adulthood,...

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