Why Governments Need Psychoanalysts

Sunday, June 23, 2019 Glendale, California Why Governments Need Psychoanalysts Not exactly the kind the fictional character Deanna Troi on Star Trek Next Generation, …



Alan Karbelnig, PhD, ABPP

How Virtues Become Vices

How Virtues Become Vices Aristotle, the Greek dude you learned about in school, lived from 384 to 322 BCE. He wrote powerfully about perennial …



Alan Karbelnig, PhD, ABPP

Is Capitalism Killing Mt. Everest Climbers?

Ever since Adam Smith published his famous The Wealth of Nations in 1776, economists have argued about markets. Should they be given total freedom? …



Alan Karbelnig, PhD, ABPP

The Dominance of the Unconscious Mind

Entering my fortieth year of practicing depth psychology, I find it painfully ironic to finally believe in, and surrender to, the dominance of the unconscious …



Alan Karbelnig, PhD, ABPP

What Heart Surgery Taught Me About Delayed PTSD

It took the Vietnam War to barely wake up the globe to the reality of post-traumatic stress conditions—known most commonly as post-traumatic stress disorder …



Alan Karbelnig, PhD, ABPP

How You Avoid The Moment — Part I

Sunday, March 31, 2019 Glendale, California How You Avoid The Moment — Part I Striving to live as much “in the moment” is one …



Alan Karbelnig, PhD, ABPP