Research & Writing

Short but true stories

I have written a series of short-but-true stories about my work with very young children. Some have appeared in professional journals.

  • My story “Heaven” was awarded first prize in writing contest by the New York State Psychological Association in 2012. Read the story here (Not to be reprinted or reproduced without permission from the author).
  • My story “Milk and Poison” won second prize in the New York State Psychological Association 2012 writing contest.
  • Watch for The View from the Sandbox, a book that includes these stories, to come…

Writing for teens


Professional Writing & Research


  • I worked with my father, Lester Luborsky, on psychotherapy research. We wrote a book summarizing essential findings, Research & Psychotherapy: The Vital Link.
  • I have made presentations for the APA, the IPFE, and  SPR on research and psychotherapy, on understanding the language of childhood, and on the creative process.
  • Journal articles on early childhood, psychotherapy, & research