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profileWilliam Shelley Pollack, Ph.D.

TitleAssociate Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Part-time
InstitutionCambridge Health Alliance
AddressCambridge Health Alliance
Cambridge Hospital Dept of Psychiatry
1493 Cambridge St
Cambridge MA 02139
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  1. Rappaport N, Pollack WS, Flaherty LT, Schwartz SE, McMickens C. Safety assessment in schools: beyond risk: the role of child psychiatrists and other mental health professionals. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2015 Apr; 24(2):277-89. PMID: 25773324.
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  2. Jackson JA, Telingator CJ, Pleak RR, Pollack WS. Acting (to) out: approaching homosexuality in a 15-year-old boy with anxiety and depression. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2005 Jan-Feb; 13(1):43-53. PMID: 15804933.
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  3. Pollack WS. Male adolescent rites of passage: positive visions of multiple developmental pathways. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2004 Dec; 1036:141-50. PMID: 15817735.
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  4. Pollack WS. Parent-child connections: the essential component for positive youth development and mental health, safe communities, and academic achievement. New Dir Youth Dev. 2004; (103):17-30, table of contents. PMID: 15595325.
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  5. Pollack WS. Relational psychoanalytic treatment for young adult males. J Clin Psychol. 2003 Nov; 59(11):1205-13. PMID: 14566955.
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  6. Pollack WS. Should men treat women? Dilemmas for the male psychotherapist: psychoanalytic and developmental perspectives. Ethics Behav. 1992; 2(1):39-49. PMID: 11651230.
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  7. Pollack WS. Schizophrenia and the self: contributions of psychoanalytic self-psychology. Schizophr Bull. 1989; 15(2):311-22. PMID: 2665054.
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  8. Colson DB, Coyne L, Pollack WS. Scales to assess the emphasis of psychiatric hospital treatment. Psychiatry. 1988 Aug; 51(3):281-90. PMID: 3217457.
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