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PEP-Easy Tip: To save PEP-Easy to the home screen

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

To start PEP-Easy without first opening your browser–just as you would start a mobile app, you can save a shortcut to your home screen.

First, in Chrome or Safari, depending on your platform, open PEP-Easy from You want to be on the default start screen, so you have a clean workspace.

Then, depending on your mobile device…follow the instructions below:


  1. Tap on the share icon Action navigation bar and tab bar icon
  2. In the bottom list, tap on ‘Add to home screen’
  3. In the “Add to Home” confirmation “bubble”, tap “Add”

On Android:

  1. Tap on the Chrome menu (Vertical Ellipses)
  2. Select “Add to Home Screen” from the menu


For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Walls, G. (2006). Meaning or Medicine: The Future of Psychoanalysis in the Professional Schools. Psychoanal. Psychol., 23(4):654-660.

(2006). Psychoanalytic Psychology, 23(4):654-660

Brief Reports

Meaning or Medicine: The Future of Psychoanalysis in the Professional Schools

Gary Walls, Ph.D.

Psychoanalysis is experiencing a decreasing presence in predoctoral education. The promotion by the American Psychological Association of so-called “evidence-based treatments” reflects the dominance of technocratic, positivistic epistemology, and cognitive-behavioral symptom-oriented approaches to psychotherapy fashioned in the medical model. In contrast, professional schools of psychology, most awarding the PsyD, are committed to epistemological and theoretical pluralisms more suited to psychoanalysis, essentially a humanistic and critical discipline concerned with human agency and language, not biological mechanisms. Psychoanalysis defines problems in terms of human meanings, rather than quasimedical procedures.

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