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What’s New from IPBooks!

Posted February 1st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

IPBooks

It has been a great year for IPBooks!

Published  in 2014:

The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud by Daniel Benveniste

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The Exploiters by Harvey Kaplan.
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Male Homosexuality, Kindle Edition by Richard Friedman, MD.
Click here to Purchase

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Psychology Sunday: Leon Festinger

Posted March 29th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here to Read: Leon Festinger on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Cognitive Dissonance Experiment on the Explorable Website.

Click Here to Read: Leon Festinger, 1919—1989 A Biographical Memoir by Stanley Schacter.

Click Here to Read: Leon Festinger – Introduces theory of cognitive dissonance, Continues research at the New School on the Psychology Encyclopedia website.

Click Here to Read: Cognitive dissonance on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Other posts on Psychology Sunday on this website.

 

Keeping psychodynamic diagnostic constructs relevant in the psychiatric nomenclature with Daniel Winarick at NYPSI

Posted March 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
ACADEMIC RESEARCH/
REFERENTIAL PROCESS SEMINAR
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, (Rescheduled from March)m 8 p.m.

Keeping psychodynamic diagnostic constructs relevant in the psychiatric nomenclature: Empirical support for distinguishing schizoid and avoidant personality disorders
with Daniel Winarick, Ph.D.
Free and open to the public Read the rest of this post »

NCAA ‘concerned’ over Indiana law that allows biz to reject gays

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance

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Click Here to read: NCAA ‘concerned’ over Indiana law that allows biz to reject gays By Eric Bradner on the CNN website on March 26, 2015.

After Germanwings Crash, Testing of Pilots’ Mental Health in Spotlight

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: After Germanwings Crash, Testing of Pilots’ Mental Health in Spotlight by Erik Ortiz and Alastair Jamieson on the NBC News Website on March 27, 2015,

A Photographer’s Eye For Tragedy And Hope In ‘Salt Of The Earth’

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies, Photography

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Click Here to Read: A Photographer’s Eye For Tragedy And Hope In ‘Salt Of The Earth’ on the NPR website on March 27, 201

Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Leon Levin Psychoanalytic Film Series at the Baltimore-Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis.

Germanwings Was Brought Down by the Bomb in Andreas Lubitz’s Brain

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: Germanwings Was Brought Down by the Bomb in Andreas Lubitz’s Brain on March 27, 2015.

Erasmus Hall High School

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Erasmus Hall High School on the nycago.org website.

Inside the Warsaw Ghetto: Summer 1941

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Click Here to Read:  Inside the Warsaw Ghetto: Summer 1941 on the Dangerous Minds Website on March 26, 2015.

The Drama of Henrietta Schnitzer

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Plays

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Click Here to Read:  The Drama of Henrietta Schnitzer By Chana Pollack on the Forward website on March 26, 2015.

Do look down! The world’s most STUNNING panoramic landscapes as you have never seen them before

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Click Here to Read: Do look down! The world’s most STUNNING panoramic landscapes as you have never seen them before By Becky Pemberton in the Daily Mail on March 22, 2015.

Mad, sad or bad: The psychology of murder-suicide

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Mad, sad or bad: The psychology of murder-suicide on the Expatia website on March 26, 2015.

The Shock of the Pretty: James Meek writes about ‘Mad Men’

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Madmen


Click Here to Read:  The Shock of the Pretty: James Meek writes about ‘Mad Men’ in the London Times in the April 9, 2015 Issue.

Betty Draper and Don Draper, with their children, in season three of ‘Mad Men’.

New NIMH strategic plan aims to focus, accelerate mental health research

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: New NIMH strategic plan aims to focus, accelerate mental health research on the National Institutes of Health Website on March 26, 2015

2015 is already the year of the health-care hack — and it’s only going to get worse

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: 2015 is already the year of the health-care hack — and it’s only going to get worse by Andrea Peterson in the Washington Post on March 20, 2015.

(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program Open House at NYPSI

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

PSYCHODYNAMIC PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM: OPEN HOUSE, INFORMATION SESSION
Wednesday, April 22, 2014, 7:45 – 9 pm
RSVP admasst@nypsi.org or 212-879-6900 Read the rest of this post »

How people use “common knowledge” to coordinate their actions

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: How people use “common knowledge” to coordinate their actions on the Medical Xpress Website on March 23, 2015.

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On The Passing of Fred Sander (from IPBooks)

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Obituaries

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by Lawrence L. Schwartz

In honor of the passing of Fred Sander, one IPBooks’ first and favorite authors, We would like to again feature his book, Created in Our Own Images.com.

My own personal contact with Fred spanned the better part of a year in 2010 as the production manager and typesetter for this book. I found him always to be warm, enthusiastic, and welcoming with a fun-loving spirit, and open to discussing ideas as we shared several articles and links along the way–and some long phone conversations–whether relating tangentially to the book, or at times just for fun.

This book brought to light a long-forgotten comedy by W.S. Gilbert (of Gilbert & Sullivan fame) not published or produced since 1898, namely . . .

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Forgetting Fear with Daniela Schiller, Ph.D. at NYPSI

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Please Note this Meeting is on the 2nd Saturday of April due to the Holidays: Saturday, April 11, 2015, 10 am – 12 pm
Daniela Schiller, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience,
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
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Psychoanalytic Couple Therapy with Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose, M.D. & Peter Mezan, Ph.D. at NYPSI

Posted March 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Extension Program
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

PSYCHOANALYTIC COUPLE THERAPY Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose, M.D. & Peter Mezan, Ph.D. Thursdays, 8:30 – 10 pm, April 16, 23 and 30, 2015,  3 classes $90 Read the rest of this post »