Archive for July, 2010

Leo Rangell: The Peruvian Lectures (1981)

Saturday, July 31st, 2010

The digital age can serve to enhance memories. The psychoanalytic theories of an entire continent had their origins in the serendipitous training of a few pioneers who returned to Argentina. There were the powerful Bion Lectures in Brazil in 1974. In 1981, Dr. Rangell gave this brief series of talks in Peru, with a strong, affective audience
interchange.

Click Here to Listen To: Leo Rangell 1981 Lectures, Part 1:

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Drowning in junk: Hoarding called a public health issue

Friday, July 30th, 2010



Click Here to Read:  Drowning in junk: Hoarding called a public health issue By Madison Park, on the CNN Health website on July 29, 2010.

Psychologists develop two potent new predictors of suicide risk

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

Click Here to Read: Psychologists develop two potent new predictors of suicide risk on the PhysOrg.com website on July 28, 2010. 

Psychologist Matthew K. Nock

Study demonstrates sexual attraction to those who resemble our parents, ourselves

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

Click Here to Read: Study demonstrates sexual attraction to those who resemble our parents, ourselves  by Lin Edwards on the Physorg.com websiteJuly 28, 2010.

Psychologist Chris Fraley

The evolving relationship between psychoanalysis and Jewish thought

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

Click Here to Read: The evolving relationship between psychoanalysis and Jewish thought By Carlo Strenger Ha’aretz.com website on July 28, 2010.

Army of One

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read: Army of One by Katie Neal from Community Health Magazine in the July 2010 issue.

Our Movie Reviewer Dr. Harvey Roy Greenberg is on Twitter

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

Dr. Greenberg may be tweeted on the twitter website at heevar9.

Can a mother’s affection prevent anxiety in adulthood?

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read: Can a mother’s affection prevent anxiety in adulthood? By Amanda Gardner on the CNN Health website on July 26, 2010.

Babies who receive above-average levels of affection from their mothers are less likely to grow up to be emotionally distressed.

Psychoanalysis at the Margins by Paul E. Stepansky

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalysis at the Margins by Paul E. Stepansky, Reviewed by Rudy Oldeschulte on the Metapsychology Reviews website on Jul 27th 2010.

Lysenko and the Plot Against the Jewish Doctors

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Click Here to View: Lysenko and the Plot Against the Jewish Doctors, a lecture by Jonathan Brent at CUNY on YouTube.

Jonathan Brent

Hans J. Eysenck, Ph.D. Lifetalk with Roberta Russell on Psychoanalysis

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Click Here to View:  Hans J. Eysenck, Ph.D. Lifetalk with Roberta Russell on Psychoanalysis on YouTube.

Hans J. Eysenck and Roberta Russell

End of the World: Novelists Gary Shteyngart and Joshua Cohen discuss their dark visions of the future

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Click Here to Listen To:  End of the World: Novelists Gary Shteyngart and Joshua Cohen discuss their dark visions of the future in an interview by Alana Newhouse on the Tablet website on July 27, 2010.

Following a Script to Escape a Nightmare

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Click Here to Read: Following a Script to Escape a Nightmare by Sarah Kershaw in th New York Times on July 26, 2010.

THERAPY Computers track data at the Maimonides clinic in Albuquerque

Israeli scientists devise way for disabled to control computers, wheelchairs by sniffing

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Click Here to Read: Israeli scientists devise way for disabled to control computers, wheelchairs by sniffing by Thomas H. Maugh II on the Jewish World Review website.

Lost in Translation

Monday, July 26th, 2010

 

Click Here to Read: Lost in Translation: New cognitive research suggests that language profoundly influences the way people see the world; a different sense of blame in Japanese and Spanish by By Lera Boroditsky on the Wall Street Journal website on July 24, 2010.

The Tower of Babel’ by Pieter Brueghel the Elder, 1563.

In Defense of Psychoanalysis

Sunday, July 25th, 2010

Click Here to Read: In Defense of Psychoanalysis on the Cars blog on July 24, 2010.

Isaiah’s Inception: A haftorah of dreams and delusions

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

Click Here to Read: Isaiah’s Inception: A haftorah of dreams and delusions by Liel Libowitz on the Tablet website on July 23, 2010.

Click Here to Read: Dream date with Leo & Marion: Leonardo DiCaprio and Marion Cotillard live their dreams in Chris Nolan’s Inception  by John Hiscock on the Daily Telegraph of Calcutta India website July 23, 2010 .

Click Here to Read: Everybody’s a Critic of the Critics’ Rabid Critics by A.O. Scott in the New York Times on July 21, 2010.

Click Here ro Read:  Dream Factory: “Inception,” reviewed by David Denby in the News Yorker on July 26, 2010.

Click Here to Read:  Other reviews of Inception on this website.

The Secret of Sherlock Holmes

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  The Secret of Sherlock Holmes, reviewed by Maddy Costa on the guardian.co.uk website on July 23, 2010.

Peter Egan in The Secret Of Sherlock Holmes

‘Freud’s Last Session’ talks of God

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  ‘Freud’s Last Session’ talks of God: A brief encounter with Freud and C.S. Lewis offers some lively debate by Michael Sommers on the NewJerseyNewsRoom.com website on July 23, 2010.

Click Here to Read:  Stage Door: Freud’s Last Session by Fern Siegel on the Huffington Post website on July 22, 2010.

Click Here to Read: With Faith on the Couch and Freud on the Case by Ken Jaworowski  on the New York Times on July July 23, 2010.

Click Here to Read:  Dying Freud Debates God With C.S. Lewis: Review by  John Simon on the Bloomberg Business website on July 27, 2010.

If you’re depressed, the world really looks gray.

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Click Here to Read:  If you’re depressed, the world really looks gray. Retina scans show problems seeing black-and-white contrast differences on the MSNBC website on July 21, 2010.

Dr. Ludger Tebartz van Elst