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IPBooks: Special 1 Week 20% Off Sale on Selected IPBooks Titles

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Special MLK Week sale: 20% off all IPBooks titles that are listed in our NYRB Independent Press ads and IPBOOKS Books submitted for the 2017 American Board and Academy of Psychoanalysis Book Prize for 2017. To order please email Psypsa@aol.com or call 718-728-7416

Click Here to Read:  IPBooks Independent Press book ads in The New York Review of Books in the January 18, 2018 Issue. IPbooks ads are on page 2 of the document .

IPBOOKS Books submitted for the 2017 American Board and Academy of Psychoanalysis Book Prize for 2017:


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Psychoanalysis: Perspectives on Thought Collectives: Selected Papers of Arnold Richards, Volume 2.

Nodal Points: Critical Voices in Contemporary Psychotherapy/Psychoanalysis by Joseph Schachter & Horst Kächel.

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Early Registration for Symposium 2018: On Change

Posted January 8th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements


Register Now at the Pre-Brochure Rate for Symposium 2018: On Change, Saturday, April 14 2018


Select: Regular or Student
Degree and Phone
Affiliation



Symposium 2018: On Change
Mt Sinai Medical Center, Goldwurm Auditorium
Madison Avenue & 98 Street, New York, NY
Saturday, April 14 2018

6.0 CE contact hours for social workers.

Co-sponsor: National Institute for Psychoanalytic Education and Research in Clinical Social Work (NIPER) Inc., educational arm of the American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work (AAPCSW)
And The Consortium of Psychoanalytic and Psychotherapeutic Publications and Organizations

8:45 to 9:00 AM: Introduction: Art Lynch, DSW
9:00 to 11:00 AM Panel 1
How psychoanalysis changes us: The effect of psychoanalysis on both patient and analyst
Chair and discussant: Robert Michels, MD
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New From IPBooks: All Aboard by Howard Schwartz

Posted January 7th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Purchase:  All Aboard by Howard Schwartz on IPBooks.net

Dr. Howard L. Schwartz’s book of adventure stories incorporates many of the stories he has written for his five grandchildren as The Adventures of Kenny and Benny (two unpublished books). The stories are funny, scary, and exciting and, as Mark Twain wrote in his Preface to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, “are intended mainly for the entertainment of boys and girls . . . and to remind adults of what they once were themselves.”

Dr. Schwartz is a character, participant, and observer in these stories, enjoying them as he tells them. He invites his readers, young and old alike, to enjoy the journey with him.

Howard Schwartz, MD is a practicing clinical psychiatrist, specializing in psychoanalysis, for the past forty-five years.  He lives in Maplewood, NJ.

Register here for: Disillusionment and Hope in Clinical Practice with AAPCSW

Posted November 30th, 2007 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Select: Regular or Student, New Professional
Degree and Phone
Affiliation



Disillusionment and Hope in Clinical Practice
Saturday, May 12, 2018
8:45 – 9:30 am Registration and Breakfast
9:30 – 1:30 pm Panel Presentation and Discussion
The Nightingale-Bamford School, 20 East 92 Street (bet. 5th & Madison) New York, NY

Click Here for: Full Conference Brochure

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The Choreography of Enactment with Michael Feldman, M.D. at NYPSI

Posted January 16th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NYPSI: A SPECIAL WORKS IN PROGRESS SEMINAR: The Choreography of Enactment with Michael Feldman, M.D.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 8:15 pm, New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute, 247 East 82nd Street, NYC (btwn 2nd and 3rd Aves) $15 – General Admission, $10 – Student Admission, No charge for NYPSI members/students, Register HERE, visit nypsi.org or call 212.879.6900
The Choreography of Enactment: A clinical paper presentation by distinguished visiting psychoanalyst Dr. Michael Feldman

Dr. Feldman, a leading Contemporary Kleinian analyst, will present his paper which will include significant clinical material. Dr. Francis Baudry will moderate the event and Mr. Nasir Ilahi will provide some overall comments on the paper. There will be an opportunity for questions from the audience.

Michael Feldman, M.D. is a Training Analyst of The British Psychoanalytical Society. He studied psychology and medicine, and worked for many years in the Psychotherapy Unit at the Maudsley in London. He lectures and supervises clinical work in several centres in Europe and the USA. He has published numerous psychoanalytical papers, many of which have been gathered in his book Doubt, Conviction and the Analytic Process (New Library, Routledge, 2009) and has co-edited, with Elizabeth Spillius, Psychic Equilibrium and Psychic Change: Selected Papers of Betty Joseph (New Library, Routledge, 1989). Read the rest of this post »

Citizen Forum: One Year Later at IPTAR

Posted January 16th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

The Gould Center for Psychoanalytic Organizational Study and Consultation Citizen Forum: One Year Later
A Facilitated Group Event — MARCH 5, 2018 7:30-9:30PM at IPTAR Conference Room

The social and political partisanship that characterized the 2016 election has continued. As citizens, we have been subjected to a cascade of actions and pronouncements that has differed dramatically in tone and substance from anything we have experienced before. After a chaotic and fragmented beginning that led to failure in executing goals, those in power have coalesced to carry out their agenda in a manner that has been shocking even to many of those who are members of the same political party. While there has been some movement within our governmental system to assert checks and balances on what is feared to be moral corruption and emotional instability at the highest level, those whose side lost the 2016 election have been rendered powerless as major changes are taking place. However, there are also signs that the opposition is mobilizing with some initial success. Read the rest of this post »

The Middle Class Fights Back

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read:  The Middle Class Fights Back:  How Progressive Movements Can Restore Democracy in America by Brian  D’Agostino  in the New Ideas in American Politics Series published by Praeger on 2012.

Middle-class neighborhood in Eagle Pass, TX Billy Hathorn at en.wikipedia Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

A Sketch Book for Analytic Action

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read:  Room: A Sketch Book for Analytic Action January 2018 Issue.

Cashing In on Céline’s Anti-Semitism

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:  Cashing In on Céline’s Anti-Semitism by Agnès Poirier on the New York Review of Books Daily blog on January 12, 2018.

Louis-Ferdinand Céline.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Aggression in children, Diego Rivera, Fran Sinatra, Carl Jung, Radio waves from space from Sasha Rolde on IP.net

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, General News, Papers

Dear Colleagues,

The snow having finally melted after the deep freeze for the last week or so, we might rejoice if only we were not hearing the tweets from the WH and the language that you don’t want your children listen to and worry about the inaccurate warning about a missile headed for the north west, and on and on in the world news.  I have browsed through our international psychoanalytic website to gain some peace of mind and will again list my favorite posts below, followed by the list of contents.  Please comment on the posts as you read.

My choices:

1) Please note that there are a number of Announcements on the development and treatment of children:
a) The Child Today: A Presentation and Round-Table Discussion at Après-Coup

b) Understanding and Coping with Childhood Aggression with Wendy Olesker, Ph.D. at NYPSI.

internationalpsychoanalysis.net/category/announcements

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Romanticizing the Hunter-Gatherer

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Science News

Click Here to Read:  Romanticizing the Hunter-Gatherer written by William Buckner on the Quillette website on December 16, 2017.

Demoralized Trump aides grapple with ‘shithole’-gate

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Demoralized Trump aides grapple with ‘shithole’-gate: The president was expected to pivot away from questions about his mental state to the economy, but his comments at an immigration meeting created a new headache By Annie Karnie and Ben WHite on the Politico website on January 12, 2018.

Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Trio of dead stars upholds a key part of Einstein’s theory of gravity

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read:   Trio of dead stars upholds a key part of Einstein’s theory of gravity: Celestial orbital dance conforms with physicists’ expectations for ultradense objects BY Emily Conover on the Science News website of January 12, 2018.

Simulated view of a black hole in front of the Large Magellanic Cloud. The ratio between the black hole Schwarzschild radius and the observer distance to it is 1:9. Of note is the gravitational lensing effect known as an Einstein ring, which produces a set of two fairly bright and large but highly distorted images of the Cloud as compared to its actual angular size. Alain r . Public Domain via Widimedia Commons

Joyce’s Parrot

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read:   Joyce’s Parrot by Michael Kildea.

James Joyce.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Diego Rivera in the Soviet Union: An exhibition in Mexico City

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to Read: Diego Rivera in the Soviet Union: An exhibition in Mexico City By Alex González on the World Socialist website on January 12, 2018.

Diego Rivera.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Review of The Holt Rapaport Correspondence

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:  Review of The Holt Rapaport Correspondence by Robert Holt reviewed by Steven Ellman in TAP 51/4 Fall/Winter 2017G.  Reprinted with permission from The American Psychoanalyst (TAP) of the American Psychoanalytic Association.

Temple to ancient Roman cult resurrected beneath London

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to Read:   Temple to ancient Roman cult resurrected beneath London By Katy Scott on the CNN website on January 12, 2018.

Marble statue of Mithras slaying the bull (tauroctony), Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Photo by Carole Raddato from  FRANKFURT, Germany.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Maybe Trump Is Not Mentally Ill. Maybe He’s Just a Jerk

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Maybe Trump Is Not Mentally Ill. Maybe He’s Just a Jerk by Jeffrey A. Lieberman in The New York Times on Janaury 12, 2018.

Michael Vadon Public Domain via Wikomedia Commons

Is Mr. Trump Nuts?

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Is Mr. Trump Nuts? By The Editorial Board in The New York Times on January 10, 2018.

Click Here to Read: ‘Is Mr. Trump Nuts?’ Analyze This Letters to the Editors in The New York Times on January. 11, 2018.

Gage Skidmore Public Domain Via Wikimedia Commons.

IPBooks Independent Press book ads in The New York Review of Books

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:  IPBooks Independent Press book ads in The New York Review of Books in the January 18, 2018 Issue. IPbooks ads are on page 2 of the document .

The Rockefellers vs. the Company That Made Them Rockefellers

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance

Click Here to Read:   The Rockefellers vs. the Company That Made Them Rockefellers: The family that pioneered the oil industry in America wants to expose what Exxon hid from the public about climate change By Reeves Wiedeman in New York Magazine on January 7,  2018.

John D. Rockefeller.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Bloomsbury and Psychoanalysis

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:   Bloomsbury and Psychoanalysis: An Exhibition of Documents from the Archives of the British Psychoanalytical Society at the British Psychoanalytical Society on the Internet Archives website.

Virginia Woolf.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

An old paper on presidential mental health gets new attention

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  An old paper on presidential mental health gets new attention by Sarah Avery And Eric Ferreri, Duke University, on the Medical Xpress website on January 11, 2018.

CC-BY-SA-3.0/Matt H. Wade at Wikipedia