Sep 24, 2018

Dr. Blumenfield Interviews Dr. Samuel Abrahams On The Occasion Of His 102nd Birthday



Dr. Michael Blumenfield interviews Dr. Samuel Abrahams, psychiatrist and psychoanalyst on the occasion of his 102nd birthday.

Sep 10, 2018

Dr. Blumenfield Reflects on His Memories of Sept 11, 2001


Aug 27, 2018

Interview with James Rundell Jr., M.D. President of the Academy of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry


Dr. Blumenfield interviews Dr. James Rundell, Jr. current President of the Academy of Consultation Liasion Psychiatry. Dr. Rundell discusses his 20 year career in the USAF as well as his subsequent work with the military. This includes his work with patients with HIV and PTSD as well as his role in the significant name change of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine to the Academy of Consultation Liasion Psychiatry 

Aug 13, 2018

Highlights of The American Journal Of Psychiatry - July 2018


 Dr. Blumenfield discusses a few recent articles from the July 2018 issue of the  Journal of The American Psychiatric Association

Jul 30, 2018

Dreaming An Opportunity For Change


Dr. Myron Glucksman is author of a book titled Dreaming an Opportunity For Change. Dr. Glucksman is a training and supervising analyst at the Psychoanalytic Institute of New York Medical College where he is also Clinical Professor of Psychiatry. He has a private practice in Redding Connecticut and New York City. This interview was done several years ago at the time of publication of his book.


Jul 16, 2018

Driving Stoned


Dr. Blumenfield discussed what a therapist should do if a patient says that he or she is driving stoned. 



Jul 2, 2018

Dr. Anita Everett : Immediate Past President American Psychiatric Association 


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Dr. Everett is the Immediate Past President of the American Psychiatric Association. She has been Chair of the APA Task Force on Health Care Reform and is Chief Medical Officer of SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Dr. Everett reflects on her recent term as President of the APA.


Jun 18, 2018



Dr. Blumenfield presents a brief talk that he gave at the annual meeting of The American Academy of Psychodynamic Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis in May 2018 in New York titled Psychotherapy of The Future.


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Jun 4, 2018

Dr. Elise Snyder : Founder and President of CAPA (China American psychoanalytic Alliance)


Guest:  Elise Snyder, M.D. 

Dr. Snyder is Founder and President of CAPA (China American Psychoanalytic Alliance). She is a Clinical Associate Professor Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine, Visiting Professor at the University of Sichuan and a consultant to the Ethics Committee of the Chinese Psychological Society. In 2012 she was recipient of the Sigmund Freud Award from the American society of Psychoanalytic Physicians and the Presidential Award from the American Academy of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis.  Dr. Snyder is currently in private practice in New York City. 


May 21, 2018

Reflections on the AIDS Epidemic


Dr. Blumenfield reflects on the AIDS epidemic with the publication of the second edition of the Comprehensive Textbook of Aids Psychiatry by Dr. Mary Ann Cohen and colleagues.


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