Here you will find some of my written work. I welcome questions and comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.
People frequently ask me, "How do I know if my therapist is good?" In this article I give a concise, yet comprehensive review of the latest research regarding features that make therapy effective.
My graduate thesis containing a review of the current scientific understanding of empathy, a description of the evolution of child rearing in the western societies, and an exploration of the features of public schooling which are likely to be distressing to children, among other things. Additionally, this paper describes a study I conducted exploring the relationship between people's empathy towards children and their attitudes towards two different approaches to children's education.
An annotated bibliography on the use of the Internal Family Systems modality with families, children, and couples. If you are a therapist, you will find this information useful in working with these types of clients. If you are a client, these considerations will help you better understand your relationships with your family, children, and partners.