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Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Jonathan Hockey - Goodreads

You can tell this is written by someone with great insight into the field of psychotherapy, and it has a good simple prose that gets down to the point. I don't think the struggles of the psychologist ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Darin - Goodreads

Noam Shpancer's debut novel offers an insightful look at the life of a clinical psychologist who splits his days between his private practice and teaching semi-interested college students. His latest ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Edward Hardie - Goodreads

This book is less about a psychologist who is good than trying to work out the sort of a person a good psychologist (as opposed to a bad or mediocre psychologist) would be. In some ways it doesn't ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - K - Goodreads

Meh. This is the type of novel that Yalom does much better. One might call it a "novel of ideas," or as Yalom might say, a "teaching novel" about psychology, a novel where the plot and characters have ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Demetrelli - Goodreads

In the process of reading the book, many different thoughts occured to me so I'll try to put them in some kind of order. Starting from the writing style, it was undoubtedly skilled and flowing. I ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Bonnie Brody - Goodreads

Noam Shpancer has written a heady and unique novel that takes its primary form as therapy sessions between a psychologist and a stripper. The psychologist has a limited clinical schedule in his ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Gail - Goodreads

I am not sure whether this is truly a work of fiction, or if it isn't simply a soliloquy by the author, using the construct of a story to explore the value of a life examined. One reviewer has pointed ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Roderick Hart - Goodreads

Is the title a challenging contradiction in terms? Is it a reference to the protagonist, whom the author regards as a good man who has chosen to be a psychologist? Or does it refer to a particular ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Lois Duncan - Goodreads

This certainly isn't what one would consider a typical "novel". I'm very interested in psychology and always wondered how the subject might be taught by a practicing psychologist. I sure got my dose ... Read full review

Review: The Good Psychologist

User Review  - Irene - Goodreads

Skilled not only in his unusual approach in narration, Noam Shpancer is also quantifiably knowledgeable as a clinical psychologist and a psychology professor. In his masterful debut novel, he displays ... Read full review


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