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Anthony Daniel Bram, PH.D.

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Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, Boston, MA2015Child-Adolescent Psychoanaltyic Training
Greater Kansas City Psychoanalytic Institute, Kansas City, MO2007Adult Psychoanalytic Training
Karl Menninger School of Psychiatry, Topeka, KS1999Post-Doctoral Training in Clinical Psychology
University of Kansas, Lawrence, KSPhD1999Clinical Psychology
Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MIMA1990Sport Psychology
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PABA1986Political Science
Scientific Writing Award, Menninger Clinic
2001 - 2002
Fellowship, American Psychoanalytic Association
Book Proposal Award, American Psychological Association, Division 39 (Psychoanalysis)
Martin Mayman Award, Society for Personality Assessment
Martin Mayman Award, Society for Personality Assessment
2013 - 2014
Biannual Award for Research in Psychological Assessment, Psychodiagnostics, Inc.
Board Certified Diplomate, American Board of Assessment Psychology
2016 - pres
Fellow, Society for Personality Assessment

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  1. Bram, AD (in press). The subjective impact of separation and divorce on a latency age child and his analysis . Psychoanalytic Study of the Child. 2019.
  2. Bettmann, JE, Bram, AD, & Berhow, T. (in press). Evidence-based interventions for adolescent anxiety . In J.E. Bettmann (Ed.) Psychotherapy with adolescents: A primer for new clinicians. New York: Oxford University Press. 2019.
  3. Bram AD, Gottschalk KA, Leeds WM. Chronic fatigue syndrome and the somatic expression of emotional distress: Applying the concept of illusory mental health to address the controversy. J Clin Psychol. 2018 Aug 28. PMID: 30152867.
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  4. Bram AD, Gottschalk KA, Leeds WM. Emotional Regulation in Women with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Depression: Internal Representations and Adaptive Defenses. J Am Psychoanal Assoc. 2018 Aug; 66(4):701-741. PMID: 30249136.
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  5. Bram, AD, Yalof, J, & Gottschalk, KA. Psychological testing and psychoanalysis: Fixable gap or great divide?. Journal of Projective Psychology and Mental Health. 2018; 25(2):166-172.
  6. Bram, AD, Yalof, J. . Two contemporary Rorschach systems: Views of two experienced Rorschachers on the CS and R-PAS . Journal of Projective Psychology and Mental Health. 2018; 25(1):35-43.
  7. Bram, A.. Understanding a therapeutic impasse: Use of R-PAS in a multi-method assessment of alliance dynamics and underlying developmental disruption. In J. Mihura & G. Meyer (Eds.) Applications of the Rorschach Performance Assessment System. New York: Guilford. 2018; 119-137.
  8. Bram, AD. A clinical illustration: Tool-based assessment (pp. 943-95x). In V. Lingiardi & N. McWilliams (Eds) . Psychodynamic diagnostic manual (2nd ed.). New York: Guilford. 2017.
  9. Bram AD. Reviving and Refining Psychodynamic Interpretation of the Wechsler Intelligence Tests: The Verbal Comprehension Subtests. J Pers Assess. 2017 May-Jun; 99(3):324-333. PMID: 27808557.
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  10. Bram AD. To resume a stalled psychotherapy? Psychological testing to understand an impasse and reevaluate treatment options. J Pers Assess. 2015; 97(3):241-9. PMID: 25607826.
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  11. Bram, AD, & Yalof, J. Quantifying complexity: Personality assessment and its relationship with psychoanalysis. Psychoanalytic Inquiry. 2015; 35:74-97.
  12. Bram, AD, & Peebles, MJ. Psychological testing that matters: Creating a road map for effective treatment. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. 2014.
  13. Bram, AD. Object relations, interpersonal functioning, and health in a nonclinical sample: Construct validation and preliminary SCORS-G normative data for the TAT. Psychoanalytic Psychology. 2014; 31(3):314-342.
  14. Bram, AD. [Review of Understanding Personality Through Projective Testing by Steven Tuber]. Psychoanalytic Psychology. 2013; 3(30):497-502.
  15. Bram AD. Psychological testing and treatment implications: we can say more. J Pers Assess. 2013; 95(4):319-31. PMID: 23136920.
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  16. Bram, AD. Meet an assessment professional. In R.J.Cohen, M.E.Swerdlik, & E.D. Sturman (eds.). Psychological testing and assessment: An introduction to tests and measurement. 2012; 469-470.
  17. Bram AD. The relevance of the Rorschach and patient-examiner relationship in treatment planning and outcome assessment. J Pers Assess. 2010 Mar; 92(2):91-115. PMID: 20155560.
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  18. Bram A, Björgvinsson T. A psychodynamic clinician's foray into cognitive-behavioral therapy utilizing exposure-response prevention for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Am J Psychother. 2004; 58(3):304-20. PMID: 15675254.
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  19. Bram AD, Gabbard GO. Potential space and reflective functioning. Towards conceptual clarification and preliminary clinical implications. Int J Psychoanal. 2001 Aug; 82(Pt 4):685-99. PMID: 11554358.
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  20. Katsavdakis KA, Sayed M, Bram A, Bartlett AB. How was this story told in the mother tongue? An integrative perspective. Bull Menninger Clin. 2001; 65(2):246-65. PMID: 11407145.
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  21. Bram, AD. [Review of The Two Sexes: Growing Up Apart, Coming Together by Eleanor Maccoby]. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic. 2001; 65:107-109.
  22. Bram, AD, Gallant, SJ, Segrin, C. A longitudinal investigation of object relations: Child-rearing antecedents, stability in adulthood, and construct validation. Journal of Research in Personality. 1999; 33:159-188.
  23. Bram, AD. Perceptions of psychotherapy and psychotherapists: Implications from a study of undergraduates. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice. 1997; 28:170-178.
  24. Bram AD. The physically ill or dying psychotherapist: a review of ethical and clinical considerations. Psychotherapy (Chic). 1995; 32(4):568-80. PMID: 11660383.
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  25. Bram AD Feltz, DL. Effects of batting performance feedback on motivational factors and batting performance in youth baseball. Perceptual and Motor Skills. 1995; 81:1367-1378.
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