Archive for October, 2009

Voyeuristic Art Comes to Whitechapel

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

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Click Here to Read:  Voyeuristic Art Comes to Whitechapel By Lauren Houssin in the New York Times on October 30, 2009,

In Between Dreams: Sleep at Yale

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

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Click Here To Read:  In Between Dreams:  Sleep at Yale in the Yale Daily News by Matthew Claudel and Amir Sharif on October 30, 2009.

Sticks & Stones and Dykes

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

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 Click Here to Read:  Sticks & Stones and Dykes by Barbara Raab on the In These Times website on June 23, 2006.

Dykes on Bikes leads off the Gay and Lesbian Pride Parade in Long Beach, California

How Does Your Teen Cope? by Jann Gumbiner, Ph.D.

Friday, October 30th, 2009

jann_gumbinerClick Here To Read: How Does Your Teen Cope? by Jann Gumbiner, Ph.D.  on The Teenage Mind: The internal experience of the the young adult blog on October 29, 2009. 
 

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Warsaw ghetto uprising leader Edelman dies at 90

Friday, October 30th, 2009

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 Click Here to Read: Warsaw ghetto uprising leader Edelman dies at 90 by Monika Scislowska in the Associated Press on October 2, 2009.

Click Here To Read:  Marek Edelman, Commander in Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Dies at 90 by Michael T. Kaufman in the New York Times on October 3, 2009.

Click Here To Read: Requiem for the Bund  By Moshe Arens Haaretz website on Wednesday October 21st, 2009. 

Click Here to Read:  A Towering Example: Remembering Marek Edelman, a leader of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising by Seth Lipsky on the Tablet website on Oct 28, 2009.

Psychoanalytic Principles of Child Development with David Sawyer and Ronald Rawitt at NYPSI

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Extension Division
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY

PSYCHOANALYTIC PRINCIPLES OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT

David Sawyer, M.D. & Ronald Rawitt, M.D.
Wednesdays, November 4 – December 9, 2009
7:30 – 8:30 pm (5 Sessions)
Fee $150

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Pharmacology for Physicians and Non-Medicating Therapists at NYPSI

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Extension Division
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY

PHARMACOLOGY FOR PHYSICIANS & NON-MEDICATING THERAPISTS:
WHEN TO RECOMMEND IT & WHAT TO EXPECT

Deborah Plachta, M.D.
Tuesdays, November 3 – 17, 2009
7 – 8:30 pm (3 Sessions)
Fee $90 (more…)

Broken Fathers/Broken Sons: A Psychoanalyst Remembers By Gerald J. Gargiulo

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

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Click Here To Read: Broken Fathers/Broken Sons: A Psychoanalyst Remembers By Gerald J. Gargiulo, Reviewed by Lee Jenkins.

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Lester Luborsky on The Symptom Context Method: Dealing with Psychosomatic & Psychological symptoms

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

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Click Here To Read: Lestor Luborsky’s Sigourney Award Page.

Click Below to Listen to: Virginia Teller’s Introduction to Lester Luborsky on the subject of the Symptom Context Method of dealing with psychosomatic and psychological symptoms, the Charles Fisher Memorial Lecture on May 6, 1997 at the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute.

Click Below to Listen to: Lester Luborsky’s Presentation: Part 1

Click Below to Listen to: Lester Luborsky’s Presentation: Part 2

Click Below to Listen to: Discussion of Lester Luborsky’s Presentation by Aaron Esman and general discussion with the audience.

Robert Michels, MD is the recipient of Sigmund Freud Award for 2009

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

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The American Society of Psychoanalytic Physicians is pleased to announce that Robert Michels, MD is the recipient of its Sigmund Freud Award for 2009.  Previous award winners include Charles Brenner, Arnold Richards, Otto Kernberg, Glen Gabbard and most recently from our Psychiatry Department at MSMC, Hillel Swiller and Louis Linn. 

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Pearls From Tears by Arlene Kramer Richards

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

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 Click Here To Read:  Pearls From Tears: The Poetry of Irene Klepfisz  by Arlene Kramer Richards from the IPTAR Arts Symposium on October 25, 2009.

The poet whose work about the Shoah is closest to my heart is Irena Klepfisz. She was brought up by a single mother who survived the Holocaust after Irena’s father died fighting for the Jewish people. Mother and daughter emigrated to the US after the war and lived together in New York until Irena grew up. Here are a pair of poems that try to make sense of the incomprehensible:

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A Molecule of Motivation, Dopamine Excels at Its Task

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

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Click Here to Read: A Molecule of Motivation, Dopamine Excels at Its Task by Natalie Angier from the New York Times on October 26, 2009.

Mind to Mind: Infant Research, Neuroscience, and Psychoanalysis

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

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Click Here to Read:  Mind to Mind:  Infant Research, Neuroscience, and Psychoanalysis by Elliot L. Jurist, Arietta Slade, and Sharone Bergner (Editors) reviewed by  Jason Thompson on the Metapsychology Online Reviews website.

Psychoanalysts threaten legal action against health regulator

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

Click Here To Read:  Psychoanalysts threaten legal action against health regulator by Adam James on the Psychminded.com.uk website on October 26, 2009.

HBO’s “In Treatment’ renewed for a third season

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

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Click Here to Read:   HBO’s “In Treatment’ renewed for a third season by Sari N. Kent on the Celebrity.com website on October 25, 2009.

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Eliza Slavet on Racial Fever

Monday, October 26th, 2009

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Click Here to Listen To:  Podcast on the Tablet Website on Eliza Slavet’s Book, Racial Fever: Freud and the Jewish Question.

Click Here to View: Eliza Slavet’s Website.

 

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The Stain of the Real: The Biopolitics of Trauma by Lewis Kirshner

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

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Click Here To Read: Escaping the Stain of the Real: The Biopolitics of Trauma  by  Lewis Kirshner on the Apres-Coup Psychoanalytic Association website.

The Shadows of Nuremberg: Anglo-American Psychoanalysis & the Struggle Against the Third Reich at NYPSI

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
THE FRIENDS OF THE A. A. BRILL LIBRARY
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY

Friday, October 30, 2009 at 7:30 P.M.

The Shadows of Nuremberg: Anglo-American Psychoanalysis & the Struggle Against the Third Reich

Daniel Pick, Ph.D. will describe his research in American and British archives (more…)

Mad, Bad, and Sad: A History of Women and the Mind Doctors by Lisa Appignanesi

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

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Click Here to Read:  Mad, Bad, and Sad: A History of Women and the Mind Doctors by Lisa Appignanesi reviewed by John Leonard in Harper’s Magazine on the Powell”s Books website  on October 23, 2009.

Wellesley Centers for Women Event on Women and Violence in NYC

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Friends & Colleagues,

     I would like to invite you to a compelling panel discussion and lunch on November 10th in New York — sponsored by the Wellesley Centers for Women.  I have worked with a group of friends of WCW to put together what has now become an annual event and ongoing conversation — “Women and ….”

     At this year’s event, our distinguished panel will explore the complex issues of young women and violence that remain in the forefront of public discourse.  For information regarding the event, as well as registration on line:  Click Here to Register. 

     Should you be unable to attend, do discover the Center’s website.  Click Here for the Website. 

     Janet C Waterhouse, PhD
     WCW, New York Committee