Becoming a sport psychologist requires throwing away much of the rule book for starting a more traditional practice. Read more
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The growing emphasis on treatment manuals and empirically validated methods is a step in the wrong direction. Yes, the public needs to be protected from... Read more
Our understanding of what happens when we weep hasn't progressed much beyond Freud's theory of catharsis. However, knowing how our nervous systems work can... Read more
In a memorable scene in Fiddler on the Roof, the main character, Tevye, pretends to have been awakened by a nightmare that he concocts to convince his wife to... Read more
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Mitchell Greene, PhD, is in private practice in Wayne, Pennsylvania.