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JASPER Journal Announcement

Posted December 31st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Books

I  am very pleased to announce the launching of a new Journal: JASPER
JOURNAL for the ADVANCEMENT of SCIENTIFIC PSYCHOANALYTIC EMPIRICAL RESEARCH
It is edited by Burton Seitler and will be published by IPBooks
Click Here to Subscribe: to the JASPER journal

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: The Editors, Burton N. Seitler, Ph.D. and Grace E. Jackson, M.D. and our Publishers, SInternational Psychoanalytic Books (aka IPBooks.net) would like to officially announce that the Journal for the Advancement of Scientific Psychoanalytic Empirical Research (J.A.S.P.E.R.) will become available to both professionals and the public on or about March, 2017. For a journal of this kind to succeed it will need all of our concerted efforts, expertise, dedication, and commitment. We will need followers who believe that the time has come for psychoanalysis to have one journal whose sole purpose is to provide a home for quality research and one roof under which scientific Read the rest of this post »

Selected Papers Volumes Published and In Press from IPBooks

Posted December 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Applied Psychoanalysis: Explorations and Excursions by David Werman published
Click Here to Read About and Purchase This Book on IPBooks.net
Building Bridges: Selected Psychoanalytic Papers of Helen K. Gediman in press
Click Here to Read About This Book on IPBooks.net
Chimeras and Other Writings: Selected Papers of Sheldon Bach published”
Click Here to Read about Purchase  This Book on IPBooks.net
Modern Conflict Theory: A Journey of a Psychoanalyst: Selected Papers of Sander M. Abend, MD In press
Click Here to Read About and Purchase This Book on IPBooks.net
Nodal Points: Critical Voices in Contemporary Psychotherapy/Psychoanalysis by Joseph Schachter & Horst Kächele published
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Paradigms and Processes by Arnold Wilson in press
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Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations: Selected Papers by Arnold Richards Volume I  published
Click Here to Read About and Purchase This Book on IPBooks.net Read the rest of this post »

The Better Care Reconciliation Act: the Senate bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, explained

Posted June 22nd, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The Better Care Reconciliation Act: the Senate bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, explained by Sarah Kliffon the Vox.com website on June 22, 2017.

Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images

The Unrealized Visions of Frank Lloyd Wright

Posted June 22nd, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to Read: The Unrealized Visions of Frank Lloyd Wright: A new show at MoMA celebrates his 150th birthday, and the archive he left behind. by Josephine Livingstone in The New Republic on June 22, 2017

Republicans Launch the Biggest Protest Crackdown Since the Civil Rights Era

Posted June 22nd, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Republicans Launch the Biggest Protest Crackdown Since the Civil Rights Era: From immunizing motorists who strike protesters to criminalizing heckling, 20 states have passed a variety of laws to muzzle dissent since Donald Trump was elected president by Bennett Gershman on the Daily Beast website on June 20th, 2017.

PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY LYNE LUCIEN/THE DAILY BEAST

FBI Fired Sebastian Gorka for Anti-Muslim Diatribes

Posted June 22nd, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: FBI Fired Sebastian Gorka for Anti-Muslim Diatribes: Trump confidant Sebastian Gorka was taking money from the FBI—and declaring that the fight against Islamic radicals was ‘a holy war on our side,’ too by Spencer Ackerman on the Daily Beast website on June 21, 2017.

Black Psychoanalysts Speak trailer

Posted June 22nd, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

Click Here to Read: Black Psychoanalysts Speak trailer 4/2017 ion YouTube,

Remembering Homework: Rokhl’s Golden City: Bringing Yiddish children to life, while 1970s New York drops dead

Posted June 22nd, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art, Books

Click Here to Read: Remembering Homework: Rokhl’s Golden City: Bringing Yiddish children to life, while 1970s New York drops dead
By Rokhl Kafrissen on the Tablet Website on June 21, 2017

AED Drones May Potentially Increase Survival Rate of Outside-Hospital Cardiac Arrests

Posted June 22nd, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: AED Drones May Potentially Increase Survival Rate of Outside-Hospital Cardiac Arrests  By Jacqueline Drozd and other articles on the Medical Bag website on June 21, 2017.

The Future Of Mental Health Therapy

Posted June 21st, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Listen to: The Future Of Mental Health Therapy With guest host Jane Clayson on the Wbur website on
June 20, 2017.

Would you trust your mental health to a chatbot? (Thomas Vanhaecht/Pexels)

Wonder Woman: The Weird, True Story

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read: Wonder Woman: The Weird, True Story by Sarah Kerr on the New York Review of Books in the November 20, 2014 Issue.

The cover of the July–August 1951 issue of Wonder Woman, by Irv Novick

Looking for Traces of Lenin in Ukraine

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to Read: Looking for Traces of Lenin in Ukraine: The former Soviet republic, which used to have the most Lenin statutes per capita, has dealt with its old communist monuments in a myriad of ways by Claire Voon on the HyperAllergic website on June 18, 2017.

Why Egon Schiele is one of art’s greatest provocateurs

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to Read: Why Egon Schiele is one of art’s greatest provocateurs: From art school drop out to seminal psychosexual provocateur, here’s everything you need to know about the 20th-century Austrian Expressionist who inspired Francis Bacon and David Bowie by Philomena Epps on the Dazed website on June 19, 2017.

Photographs Document Arctic Change on Our Frozen Sea

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

Click Here to Read: Photographs Document Arctic Change on Our Frozen Seas: Pictures like Diane Tuft’s and Stefan Hunstein’s eventually may be all that remains to remind us of the Arctic’s terrible beauty by Christopher Lyon on the yperAllergic website on June 16, 2017.

Diane Tuft, “Seascape, Greenland Ice Sheet” (2016), edition of 5, color pigment print, 60 x 80 inches (© Diane Tuft, courtesy Marlborough Gallery, New York)

The Blathering Superego at the End of History

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The Blathering Superego at the End of History by Emmett Rensin on the Los Angeles Review of Books website on June 18, 2017.

A New Website Tells the Stories of Over 4,000 Lynchings in the United States

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

Click Here to Read: A New Website Tells the Stories of Over 4,000 Lynchings in the United States: The Equal Justice Initiative, with the support of Google, launched an online interactive that visualizes lynchings from the Civil War to World War II in 20 American states by Allison Meier on the HyperAllergic website on June 16, 2017.

Lynching in America: Confronting the Legacy of Racial Terror (screenshot by the author for Hyperallergic)

Click Here to Read About and Purchase : On The Pleasures of Owning Persons: The Hidden Face of  American Slavery by Volney Gay on IPBooks.net

Trump supporters’ jaw-dropping hypocrisy

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read and View: Trump supporters’ jaw-dropping hypocrisy by Dean Obeidallah on the CNN website on June 18, 2017.

Click Here to Read: Interviews for Resistance by Sarah Jaffe  No Is Not Enough: Looking Beyond Trump: A conversation with Naomi Klein on the Baffler.comn website  on June 12, 2017.

Click Here to Read:  Democracy—Not Donald Trump—Dies Brutally in ‘Julius Caesar,’ Just as Shakespeare Intended: The Public Theater faced sponsors’ withdrawal and right-wing outrage over the assassination of a Trump-like Julius Caesar. That isn’t the most shocking thing you’ll see onstage by Tim Teeman on the Daily Beast.com on June 13, 2017. Read the rest of this post »

“Listening to Unconscious Dialogue: Creating Meaningful Contact in the Analytic Dyad” at CFS DC

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

DC ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM: “Listening to Unconscious Dialogue: Creating Meaningful Contact in the Analytic Dyad”
Speakers: Stefano Bolognini, MD and Abbot Bronstein, PhD
Presenters: Maurice Apprey, PhD, CFS Training Analyst and Debra Zatz, MSW, CFS Member
Discussants: Daniel Ciudin, MD, CFS Member, and Shelley Rockwell, PhD, CFS Training Analyst
Saturday, October 14, 9:00am-5:00pm, (6.5 CE Credits) Clinical Case Workshops, Sunday, October 15, 2017 10:00am-12:00pm (2 CE Credits) Read the rest of this post »

Analytic Listening and Concepts at CFS

Posted June 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of The Contemporary Freudian Society: Foundations of Psychoanalytic Practice
We are pleased to offer a six-week course on Analytic Listening and Concepts beginning Fall 2017. This course qualifies for 9 Continuing Education credits.

This course is suitable for students from a wide variety of backgrounds, including practicing clinicians from all disciplines, recent graduates of Masters-level or Doctoral-level programs, professionals considering changing careers, and anyone interested in exploring the possibility of post-graduate psychoanalytic training.

Applicants to our Psychoanalysis Training Programs are also encouraged to enroll.
Analytic Listening and Concepts, Instructor: Hadassah Ramin, LCSW, Dates: October 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13, 20
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm, Location: Upper West Side Read the rest of this post »

No Is Not Enough: Looking Beyond Trump: A conversation with Naomi Klein

Posted June 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Interviews for Resistance by Sarah Jaffe  No Is Not Enough: Looking Beyond Trump: A conversation with Naomi Klein on the Baffler.comn website  on June 12, 2017.

The ‘Trump Dossier,’ or How Russia Helped America Break Itself

Posted June 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The ‘Trump Dossier,’ or How Russia Helped America Break Itself: Getting Trump elected was not Putin’s goal. The Kremlin just wanted to sow discord and delegitimize the United States’ democratic institutions. Mission accomplished? By Mark Galeotti on the Tablet Website on June 13, 2017.

Consciousness: Who’s at the Wheel?

Posted June 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read: Consciousness: Who’s at the Wheel? Riccardo Manzotti and Tim Parks on the New York Review of Books Daily website on June 17, 2017.