Monthly Archives: September 2012

“Le Mur”: Facing a Wall Regarding Autism

The following article is a response to the French documentary, “Le Mur” by Sophie Robert. If you have not heard about the film, you can read about it here, as it was announced in the New York Times. It has reignited the seemingly endless binary battle between psychoanalysis and behaviorism, while also illuminating yet another […]

Looking at fame…

FAME: The Power and Cost of a Fantasy

This is a lovely article by Sue Erikson Bloland. She is the daughter of a prominent psychoanalyst, Erik Erikson. Perhaps today, in the age of reality tv and a vast number of people seeking large-scale recognition for their innovation, it behooves us to grapple with the topic of fame.