Yaroshevsky M.D. C.R.C.P.(C)
1957 - Graduated from Medical School in Leningrad,
1957/58 - Post-graduate training in Surgery in Leningrad
and Pskov, USSR
1964/66 - Post-graduate training in Psychiatry in
1974/75 - Post-graduate training in Medicine at University
1975 - E.C.F.M.G.
1976/77 - Post-graduate training in Psychiatry at
University of Toronto
1978 - M.D., F.R.C.P. (C)
1981 - L.M.C.C.,
Private practice - Family Life Foundation,
Satyr Enterprises Incorporated -
Consultant Psychiatrist - Child and Family
1979/1982 Staff Psychiatrist at Queen Street Mental Health
Lecturer at the University of Toronto
1978 Clinical Fellow at Mt. Sinai Hospital,
1977 Resident in Psychiatry at Mt. Sinai Hospital,
1976/77 Resident in Psychiatry at Clarke Institute of
1974/75 Post-graduate training in Medicine at University
of Toronto in
preparation for E.C.F.M.G.
Research Fellow at the Clarke Institute of Psychiatry,
1966/72 Staff Psychiatrist at the Bekhterev Institute of
Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychology, University of
1964/66 Psychiatrist in training, Leningrad
Publications and Presentations:
"Semi-Carbozide and Cadmium Treatment of Patients with
in the Incurable Period", (MEDGIZ, 1963) Voprosi Oncologii
Questions on Oncology), v.IX, n.6.
"Report on Treating a Group of Patients with Different
Neuroses", Film,Gold medal at National Economy Exhibition of the U.S.S.R.,
"An Innovation in Treating Patients with Neuroses",
Archives of the
Bekhterev Institute, 1967.
"Differential Diagnostic Between Organic and Neurotic
for the Leningrad Psycho-Neurological Society,
"Development of a Method of Objective Analysis of
Procedures", Archives of the Bekhterev Institute,
"Family Psychotherapy", Collection of
Psychotherapeutic Papers, Harkoff,
"Psycho-somatograph: An Instrument for Objective
Registration of Several
Types of Psychosomatic Reactions During a
and Their Subsequent Analysis", Mathematical
Methods in Psychiatry and
Neurology, Leningrad, 1968.
"On Psycho-Physiological Characteristics of Effort by
Physiological Correlatives of Psychical Functions, Kursk,
"Research in the Field of Clinical-Psychological
Clinical-Psychological Investigations of Personality,
"Clinical-Psychological and Clinical-Physiological
Subjective and Objective in Neurotic Asthenia as a Foundation of
Psychotherapy, Collection of the Conference on Psychotherapy in the
U.S.S.R., Harkoff, 1972.
"Psychotherapeutic Treatment of Asthenia", S.S.
Korsakoff Magazine of
Neurology and Psychiatry, Leningrad,
"Clinical Picture of Homosexuality", Report and
Presentation in the
Centre of Sexology, Leningrad, 1972.
"Asthenic Syndrome of Neuroses", Ph.D. Thesis,
Academic Council of
Bekhterev Institute, Leningrad, 1972.
"Self-Mutilation in Soviet Prisons", Canadian
Journal, October, 1975.
"Psychiatry -- Healing Profession and Socio-Political
Responsibility)", Canadian Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting,
Vancouver, B.C., 1979.
"Engagement in a Preliminary Assessment of Families with a
Member", Research Day, University of Toronto, 1980.
"Family Context and Distress in Relationships",
Presentation to Mental
"Seminar in Family Therapy", Presentation to Queen
Street Mental Health
Centre, Toronto, 1981.
"Anticipatory Gender Identity in the Family Context".
the International Congress on Psycho-Prophylaxis in
"The Treatment of Whole Families", Unpublished
manuscript, Family Life
Foundation, Toronto, 1983.
"The Child as a Presenting Problem", Workshop
General Hospital, Scarborough, 1985.
"Intergenerational Ghosts", Presentation to the Child
and Family Clinic,
Scarborough General Hospital, Scarborough,
"Split Families: Parents Without a Marriage", Canadian
Academy of Child
Psychiatry, Sixth Annual Meeting, Whistler, B.C.,
"Psycho-pharmacological Update in Child Psychiatry",
Presentation to the
Pediatric Department, Scarborough General Hospital,
Series of workshops on Family Therapy given with Dr. Carl
Dr. David Keith, U.S.S.R., June, 1990.
Workshop on Family Therapy with Dr. David Keith.
Presentation to Child
and Family Clinic, Scarborough General Hospital,
"Family Relationships" - Six articles published in a
"Vestnik", from June 1 to October 8, 1992.
Workshop on Family Therapy in Chronic Intractable
Symptomatology, Presentation in Syracuse, New York, November,
"Delegating Responsibilities", Presentation at the
Annual Conference of
Psychotherapy Supervisors, University of Toronto,
"ADD Often Rooted in Family Trouble", Published in
Medical Post, July
"Ritalin, Ritalin, Who's Got the Ritalin?" (with David
Published in the Globe and Mail, September 3, 1996.
"Psychiatrist Looks at Family Ties in Treating the
Interview in The Beacon Herald, September 3, 1996.
"A Disorder is One Thing, A Syndrome Another" (with
Published in the Globe and Mail, October 2,
"The Family Life Cycle", presentation at Stratford,
Ontario, October 10,
'De-Whitakerization' vs. 'De-bullshitization' topic of
"The Spirit of Carl Whitaker in today's clinical
at Syracuse, New York, September, 1998.
"Tears Invisible to the World", article published in
"Infotrade", October 23, 1998.
"Do We See Each Other's Tears?", article published in
periodical, "Infotrade", November 10, 1998.
"Cycle of Tears in Nature", article published in
"Infotrade", November 25, 1998.
"The Tears I Cry Today, You Will Pay For With Your Own,
article published in "Infotrade", December, 1998.
"Tears Stream Down My Face, When I am Moved By Someone's
article published in "Infotrade", December, 1998.
"Laughter Through Tears", article published in
"Crocodile Tears", article published in "Infotrade",
"Your Troubles Can't Be Helped By Your Tears? ... or ...
"What One Needs
A Psychotherapist For", article published in "Infotrade",
"Debullshitization: A Down-To-Earth Approach To
Academy of Psychotherapists 1999 Institute and
presentation in Chicago, Illinois, October 20-24,
"Deficit of Attention Disorder" ( with Vivian Bekiaris )
"FAMILY THERAPY AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO MEDICATION (an
appraisal of pharmland)".