Mark L. Ruffalo


Instructor of Psychiatry


Curriculum vitae


mlruffalo@gmail.com

(813) 829-1804 (office)

Department of Psychiatry


University of Central Florida; Tufts University (Adjunct)


10335 Cross Creek Boulevard
Suite 15
Tampa, FL 33647



Publications


Doctoral Project

Ruffalo, M. L. (2019). Understanding schizophrenia: Toward a unified biological and psychodynamic approach. Psychoanalytic Social Work, 26(2), 185-200. doi:10.1080/15228878.2019.1616570

Selected Publications

Furiato, A. J., & Ruffalo, M. L. (2021). Psychologically-informed management of schizophrenia in the emergency department. Psychiatric Times. https://www.psychiatrictimes.com/view/psychologically-informed-management-of-schizophrenia-in-the-emergency-department

Ruffalo, M. L. (2021). Psychotherapy as a medical treatment. Psychiatric Times. https://www.psychiatrictimes.com/view/psychotherapy-as-a-medical-treatment

Ruffalo, M. L. (2021). Pseudologia fantastica: A brief review. Academia Letters, Article 997.

Ruffalo, M. L. (2021, April 4). Revisiting Silvano Arieti on schizophrenia. Psychology Today. https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/freud-fluoxetine/202104/revisiting-silvano-arieti-schizophrenia

Ruffalo, M. L. (2020). On the psychoanalytic treatment of conversion disorder. Psychiatric Times. https://www.psychiatrictimes.com/view/psychoanalytic-treatment-conversion-disorder

Ruffalo, M. L., & Pies, R. W. (2018, August 19). The reality of mental illness: Responding to the criticisms of antipsychiatry. Psychology Today. https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/freud-fluoxetine/201808/the-reality-mental-illness

Frances, A. J., & Ruffalo, M. L. (2018, July). Mental illness, civil liberty, and common sense. Psychiatric Times, pp. 14A-14C.

Ruffalo, M. L. (2018). The psychoanalytic tradition in American psychiatry: The basics. Psychiatric Times. http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/history-psychiatry/psychoanalytic-tradition-american-psychiatry-basics

Ruffalo, M. L. (2017). A brief history of lithium treatment in psychiatry. The Primary Care Companion for Central Nervous System Disorders, 19(5), ii. doi:10.4088/PCC.17br02140