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Irvin D. Yalom

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Irvin David Yalom (born 13 June 1931) is an American existential psychiatrist who is emeritus professor of psychiatry at Stanford University, as well as author of both fiction and nonfiction. [1]

40 relations: American Psychiatric Association, Armand Assante, Ben Cross, Boston University School of Medicine, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Chicago Tribune, Death, Existential Psychotherapy (book), Existential therapy, Flight from Death, Free will, George Washington University, Human condition, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Johns Hopkins University, Judith Viorst, Katheryn Winnick, Marilyn Yalom, Meaning (existential), Mount Sinai Hospital (Manhattan), Oskar Pfister Award, Otto Rank, Patrick Shen, Psychiatrist, Psychiatry, Psychosophy, Psychotherapy, Robert Jay Lifton, Rockefeller Foundation, Ron Charles (critic), Ruthellen Josselson, Sheldon Solomon, Solitude, Stanford University, The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., When Nietzsche Wept, When Nietzsche Wept (novel), World Council for Psychotherapy, Yalom's Cure.

American Psychiatric Association

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is the main professional organization of psychiatrists and trainee psychiatrists in the United States, and the largest psychiatric organization in the world.

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Armand Assante

Armand Anthony Assante (born October 4, 1949) is an American actor.

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Ben Cross

Ben Cross (born Harry Bernard Cross; 16 December 1947) is an English stage and film actor, best known for his portrayal of the British Olympic athlete Harold Abrahams in the 1981 film Chariots of Fire.

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Boston University School of Medicine

The Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) is one of the graduate schools of Boston University.

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Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

The Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) is a interdisciplinary research lab at Stanford University that offers a residential postdoctoral fellowship program for scientists and scholars studying "the five core social and behavioral disciplines of anthropology, economics, political science, psychology, and sociology".

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Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.

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Death

Death is the cessation of all biological functions that sustain a living organism.

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Existential Psychotherapy (book)

Existential Psychotherapy is a nonfiction book by the American existential psychiatrist and author Irvin D. Yalom.

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Existential therapy

Existential psychotherapy is a form of psychotherapy that, like the existential philosophy which underlies it, is founded upon the belief that human existence is best understood through an in-depth examination of our own experiences.

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Flight from Death

Flight from Death (2003) is a documentary film that investigates the relationship of human violence to fear of death, as related to subconscious influences.

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Free will

Free will is the ability to choose between different possible courses of action unimpeded.

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George Washington University

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Human condition

The human condition is "the characteristics, key events, and situations which compose the essentials of human existence, such as birth, growth, emotionality, aspiration, conflict, and mortality".

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John Jay College of Criminal Justice

The John Jay College of Criminal Justice (John Jay) is a senior college of the City University of New York in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.

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Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University is an American private research university in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Judith Viorst

Judith Viorst (born Judith StahlAarons, Leroy., People (magazine), February 18, 1980 Vol. 13 No. 7. Accessed August 4, 2016. "Born in Maplewood, N.J., the daughter of an accountant and a mother 'who was a reader and a bridge player,' Judith Stahl started writing poetry at age 7.", February 2, 1931) is an American writer, newspaper journalist, and psychoanalysis researcher.

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Katheryn Winnick

Katheryn Winnick (born December 17, 1977) is a Canadian actress.

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Marilyn Yalom

Marilyn Yalom (born 1932) is a feminist author and historian.

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Meaning (existential)

Meaning in existentialism is descriptive; therefore it is unlike typical, prescriptive conceptions of "the meaning of life".

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Mount Sinai Hospital (Manhattan)

Mount Sinai Hospital, founded in 1852, is one of the oldest and largest teaching hospitals in the United States.

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Oskar Pfister Award

The Oskar Pfister Award was established by the American Psychiatric Association (APA), with the Association of Mental Health Clergy (now the Association of Professional Chaplains), in 1983 to honor those who have made significant contributions to the field of religion and psychiatry.

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Otto Rank

Otto Rank (né Rosenfeld; April 22, 1884 – October 31, 1939) was an Austrian psychoanalyst, writer, and teacher.

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Patrick Shen

Patrick Shen (born 1975) is an American writer and director and producer of Flight from Death, a seven-time Best Documentary award-winning film.

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Psychiatrist

A psychiatrist is a physician who specializes in psychiatry, the branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, study, and treatment of mental disorders.

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Psychiatry

Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of mental disorders.

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Psychosophy

The word psychosophy has etymological roots in the Greek words ψυχή (psychē) and σοφίᾱ (sophiā), which are often interpreted as "soul" and "wisdom", respectively.

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Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy is the use of psychological methods, particularly when based on regular personal interaction, to help a person change behavior and overcome problems in desired ways.

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Robert Jay Lifton

Robert Jay Lifton (born May 16, 1926) is an American psychiatrist and author, chiefly known for his studies of the psychological causes and effects of wars and political violence and for his theory of thought reform.

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Rockefeller Foundation

The Rockefeller Foundation is a private foundation based at 420 Fifth Avenue, New York City.

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Ron Charles (critic)

Ron Charles (born 1962 in St. Louis, Missouri) is a book critic at The Washington Post.

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Ruthellen Josselson

Ruthellen Josselson, Ph.D. is Professor of clinical psychology at The Fielding Graduate University and a psychotherapist in practice.

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Sheldon Solomon

Sheldon Solomon is a psychologist and professor of social psychology at Skidmore College.

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Solitude

Solitude is a state of seclusion or isolation, i.e., lack of contact with people.

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Stanford University

Stanford University (officially Leland Stanford Junior University, colloquially the Farm) is a private research university in Stanford, California.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.

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When Nietzsche Wept

When Nietzsche Wept is a 2007 American art drama film directed by Pinchas Perry and starring Armand Assante, Ben Cross and Katheryn Winnick.

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When Nietzsche Wept (novel)

When Nietzsche Wept is a 1992 novel by Irvin D. Yalom, Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry at Stanford University, an existentialist, and psychotherapist.

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World Council for Psychotherapy

The World Council for Psychotherapy (World Association for Psychotherapy) is an NGO with consultative status at the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.

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Yalom's Cure

Yalom's Cure is a 2014 documentary film by Swiss director and writer Sabine Gisiger about live and work of American psychiatrist and bestseller author Irvin D. Yalom.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irvin_D._Yalom

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