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Healing The Soul in the Age of the Brain
Becoming Conscious in an Unconscious World

by Elio Frattaroli, M.D.

Elio Frattaroli, M.D., is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst — member of the American Psychoanalytic Association. He is in full-time private practice, doing psychoanalysis and psychotherapy with adults, adolescents and couples. He is on the faculty of the Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia and is associate director of their Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Training Program. He is also an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania. He studied Shakespeare at Harvard and trained with Bruno Bettelheim at the University of Chicago before turning to medicine. He has written and lectured on Shakespeare as well as on psychiatry and psychoanalysis. He lives and practices in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania. Elio Frattaroli explores psychotherapy, and psychoanalysis
Partial List of Publications

“On the Validity of Treating Shakespeare's Characters as Real People.”
Psychoanalysis and Contemporary Thought, 10:407-437, 1987.

“The Lunatic, the Lover and the Poet: A Study of Shakespeare's Conception of Creativity.”
Adolescent Psychiatry, 15:221-246, 1988.

“A New Look at Hamlet: Aesthetic Response and Shakespeare's Meaning.”
International Review of Psycho-Analysis, 17:269-285, 1990.

“Orthodoxy and Heresy in the History of Psychoanalysis.” In N. Szajnberg, Ed.
Educating the Emotions: Bruno Bettelheim and Psychoanalytic Development. New York: Plenum Press, 1992.

“(Mis) Managed (Don't) Care: Is managed health care really a necessary evil for physicians?”
Physician's Travel & Meeting Guide, April, 1993.

“Bruno Bettelheim's unrecognized contribution to psychoanalytic thought.” Psychoanalytic Review, 81:379-409, 1994.

“Me and my Anima: Through the Dark Glass of the Freud-Jung Interface.” In P. Young-Eisendrath and T. Dawson, Eds.
The Cambridge Companion to Jung. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1997, pp.164-184.

Dr. Elio Frattaroli explores psychotherapy and psychoanalysis