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  • Profile:

    Concentrations: Psychopathology; clinical psychology.

    Degrees Held:

    PhD 1950, University of Southern California

    Recent Publications:

    • "Personality and Psychopathology: Conversations with David Shapiro, ed. Craig Piers (forthcoming)
    • "Theoretical Reflections on Wilhelm Reich's 'Character Analysis,'" American Journal of Psychotherapy (2002)
    • Dynamics of Character: Self-regulation in Psychotherapy (2000)
    • Psychotherapy of Neurotic Character (1989)
    • Autonomy and Rigid Character (1981)
    • Neurotic Styles (1965).
    • Shapiro, David (2002). Theoretical reflections on Wilhelm Reich's Character Analysis, American Journal of Psychotherapy, Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 338-346
    • Shapiro, David (1996). On the psychology of self-deception, Social Research, Vol. 63, No. 3, pp. 785-800

    Research Interests:

    Psychopathology of character and its treatment.