The General Psychologist
A newsletter of Div. 1
April 2016 Download Issue (PDF, 2MB)
New York psychologists saluted Jerome Bruner, PhD, on his 100th birthday.
In this issue
- Editor's note
The newsletter editor outlines the highlights of this issue.
By Alicia M. Trotman, PhD
- Presidential column
The Div. 1 president discusses 2016 APA Convention programming, the consequences of racism and climate change.
By Nancy Baker, PhD
- Stanley Milgram: The experimenter
In 2015, film director Michael Almereyda produced “Experimenter” featuring the life and work of Stanley Milgram.
By Harold Takooshian, PhD, and Ed English
- Toxic fatherhood: Hypothesis and hope
To preserve his manhood, a man must either be violent within the domestic sphere or absent from it.
By John A. Minahan, PhD
- IamPsyched! Museum Day Live! 2016
APA hosted an interactive pop-up exhibit, “Inspiring Histories, Inspiring Lives: Women of Color in Psychology.”
By Joycelyn Turner-Musa, PhD
- Integrating mindfulness practices into psychological care
Medical and mental health professionals need to be familiar with the benefits and risks of mindfulness practices.
By Kimberly Bethany Bonura, PhD