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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.

Lament, C. (2008). Transformation into Adolescence. Psychoanal. St. Child, 63:280-290.

(2008). Psychoanalytic Study of the Child, 63:280-290

Transformation into Adolescence

Claudia Lament, Ph.D.

A transformational process from latency to adolescence is tracked in this essay of a disturbed boy who required an innovative therapeutic action that did not rely on the standard technique of interpretation of defense and conflict. The de-stabilization of the patient's mind-set as a victim was leveraged by the analyst's taking an extreme stance in keeping her own reflections to herself and instead, assisting the boy's capacity to experience himself as an agent in his own right as he took us both on his journey towards self-discovery. This technical strategy also facilitated the shoring up of fragile self and object boundaries, provided a necessary fillip in the boy's capacity for affect differentiation and integration and helped to create linkages between self and object representations in the present with hoped-for images of self and other in the future.

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