David A. Halperin
|David A. Halperin|
September 1, 1934|
|Died||December 3, 2003
|Education||Harvard University (B.S. 1956); University of Virginia Medical School (M.D. 1960)|
|Institutions||Mount Sinai School of Medicine, John Jay College|
|Specialism||False memory syndrome|
David A. Halperin (September 1, 1934 - December 3, 2003) was an American psychiatrist and author.
Halperin was a member and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, a Fellow of the American Group Psychotherapy Association, and an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He was also an Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychology at John Jay College, City University of New York, and Associate Director of Group Therapy and Training Analyst at the Contemporary Center for Advanced Psychoanalytic Studies.
Dr Halperin was a board member of the American Family Foundation, later called the International Cultic Studies Association, and served on the Professional Advisory Board of the False Memory Syndrome Foundation.
- Group Therapy With Children and Adolescents, Co-Editor with Paul Kymissis, (1996, ISBN 978-0880486545)
- Group Psychodynamics: New Paradigms and New Perspectives, (1989, ISBN 978-0815140511)
- Psychodynamic Perspectives on Religion, Sect, and Cult, (1983, ISBN 978-0723670292)
- "Cults and Drug Use", David A. Halperin, James T. McDonough, Jr., Macmillan Reference USA's Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol and Addictive Behavior, 1995, new ed. 2001
- The self-help group: The mental health professional's role, Group, Publisher: Springer Netherlands, Volume 11, Number 1 / March, 1987, First Presented at the Division of Group Psychotherapy of the Department of Psychiatry of the Mount Sinai Hospital
- Group processes in cult affiliation and recruitment, Group, Volume 6, Number 2 / June, 1982
- "Stuyvesant High School Notables". The Campaign For Stuyvesant - Notables. Archived from the original on October 12, 2008.
- In Memoriam, American Psychiatric Association, Psychiatric News, March 19, 2004, Volume 39 Number 6.[dead link]
- "AGPA Fellows". American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA). Archived from the original on February 6, 2012.
- American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., Books, About the Authors.[dead link]
- Profile, Cultic Studies Journal.
- "About The FMSF". FMSFonline.org. False Memory Syndrome Foundation. 1998. Archived from the original on January 8, 2014.