Archive for November, 2008

How to Publish Without Perishing by James Gleick

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

  

 

Click Here to Read: How to Publish Without Perishing by James Gleick in the New York Times: on November 29, 2008.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Lucian Freud’s early obsessions

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

 

Click Here To Read: Lucian Freud’s early obsessions by Waldemar Januszczak From The Sunday Times on November 30, 2008.

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Many Lives of Carla: Interview by Peter O’Brien

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

 

Click Here To Read: The Many Lives of Carla: Interview by Peter O’Brien on the Irish Times Website on November 28th, 2008. 

From this article: “Bruni has spent years in psychoanalysis, and writes down her dreams every morning. Analysis teaches one “absolute responsibility for all feelings,” she says …”

Bruce Luber, Ph.D. will speak about how Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation may Reveal the Neural Basis of the Self at the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE
Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd
                                       
Saturday, December 6, 2008, 10 a.m.
 
Bruce Luber, Ph.D. will speak about how Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation may Reveal the Neural Basis of the Self.  Mark Solms, Ph.D. will be the discussant.
 
For information about our training programs please visit us at: www.psychoanalysis.org

Freudian Blip: Letter to the Editor of the New York Times by Alexander Stein

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

Click Here to Read: Freudian Blip: Letter to the Editor of the New York Times by Alexander Stein, which appeared on November 28th, 2009.

Ernest Kafka’s exhibit at the Walter Randel Gallery

Saturday, November 29th, 2008

 

 

Click Here to View: Born of Method and Moment: An exhibit at the Walter Randel Gallery including photos by Ernest Kafka. (Click Picture to Enlarge.)  

Click Here to View:  Ernest KafKa’s Website.

Click Here to View: Information about Nicole Kafka’s Cabaret Performances.

Charlie Chaplin’s Thanksgiving Dinner: A Parable for Our Troubled Financial Times

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Click Here to Read: Charlie Chaplin’s Thanksgiving Dinner: a Parable for Our Troubled Financial Times. From the Blog Chaplin, A Life on November 26th, 2008.

Review of Turbulent Times by Elizabeth Roudinesco

Friday, November 28th, 2008

                                                            

 

 

 

Click Here to Read:  ‘Turbulent Times’ author a real storyteller By Michael Payne For The Daily Item website on November 27th, 2008.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 Jean-Paul Sartre

Suicide and Homicide by Jane Hall

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Click Here To Read: Suicide and Homicide by Jane S. Hall from the AAPCSW Newsletter, Spring 2008.

Click Here to Read: Memory, Myth and Meaning, AAPCSW Meeting February 26-March 1st. 2009.

Audio slideshow: Inspired by Yiddish, an interview with Zalmen Mlotek

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

Click Here To Listen to: Audio slideshow: Inspired by Yiddish, an interview with Zalmen Mlotek on the BBC Website posted on November 26th, 2008.

Review of Evening Sessions with Dr. Priestly by Cathy Lobel

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

Review of Evening Sessions with Dr. Priestly by Cathy Lobel (2007) Two Lights Press. Reviewed by Arlene Kramer Richards
www.EveningSessions.com Cathylobel@rcn.com

This small self published “testament to psychoanalysis” presents a narrative of the development of one woman’s psychoanalytic understanding of herself interlarded with a series of selections from religious texts on themes similar to those in the analytic narrative. Presenting biblical quotes on the left hand pages and analytic reveries on the right makes for something like a book of poetry in a bilingual edition. Except that the translations go in the opposite direction. The analytic episodes must have come before the translations into biblical terms in the author’s experience.

What happened in the analysis allowed the author to feel more authentically herself and to take good care of her inept and disabled mother. It also let her feel loved and loving. small changes in one sense, but huge changes in another. In that way it was like many other successful analyses, with specific symptom relief paired with a general change in attitude towards oneself and one’s place in the world. (more…)

Psychologists to Obama: Don’t Name Torture Apologist John Brenner CIA Director By Stephen Soldz

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

Click Here To Read: Psychologists to Obama: Don’t Name Torture Apologist John Brenner CIA Director
By Stephen Soldz in  Psyche, Science, and Society on November 22, 2008.

Psychiatric care’s peril and profits by Peter DaSilva

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

 

 

 

Click Here To Read: Psychiatric care’s peril and profits by By Christina Jewett and Robin Fields from the Los Angeles Times Website on November 23, 2008.
 
 
 

Dr. Jay Katz Dies at 86

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

 

 

Click Here To Read: Dr. Jay Katz, influential expert on medical law and ethics,
dies at 86 by Elaine Woo on the Los Angeles Times Website on November 23, 2008.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Potential CIA chief cites critics in ending bid By Pamela Hess

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Click Here To Read: Potential CIA chief cites critics in ending bid By Pamela Hess on on the Associate Press website on November 26th, 2007.

 
 
 
 
 

Hemispheres

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

Music for the soul; a treat for the brain. Thought you’d like to hear a mini excerpt from a new CD.

Click here to read the recent Critics’ Choice review in The New York Times, and click here for more info.

Memory, Myth and Meaning: In a Time of Turmoil: AAPCSW Conference 2009

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

American Association for Psychoanalysis
in Clinical Social Work (AAPCSW)
11th  national conference

MEMORY, MYTH & MEANING
In a Time of Turmoil
February 26 – March 1, 2009
NY Marriott Downtown, NYC

for details click here: www.aapcsw.org
questions: call 718-728-7416 or
email aapcsw@gmail.com

Opening Remarks and Keynote Addresses from the Future of Psychoanalytic Education Conference

Friday, November 21st, 2008

 

The Future of Psychoanalytic Education: Preservation and Innovation: Together Everyone Achieves More
Cochairs: Jane S. Hall and Arnold D. Richards
Farkas Auditorium,
NYU School of Medicine NYU School of Medicine
New York, New York,
November 16, 2008

Click Here to Read:  Jane S. Hall’s Opening remarks
Click Here to Read: Henry J. Friedman’s Keynote Address
Click Here to Read: Theodore Jacobs’s Keynote Address
Click Here to Read: Paula Mieli’s Keynote Address

Psychiatrist, psychoanalyze thyself

Friday, November 21st, 2008

 

 

Click Here To Read: Psychiatrist, psychoanalyze thyself – why is net surfing addictive but power lust isn’t? by Garry Reed in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Libertarian Examiner on November 20, 2008.

 
 
 
 
 

Review of the Dance: Garden of Earthly Delights

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

 

 

Click Here to Read: From a Famous Painting, A Jolting Spectacle of Flesh By Charles Isherwowod in The New York Times on November 20, 2008

Click Here for: the Symposium 2009 brochure, which includes a section of the painting the Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch.