Archive for November, 2010

Emotional Muscle: Strong Parents Strong Children

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Description and Comments on the book Emotional Muscle: Strong Parents Strong Children by Kerry Kelly Novick and Jack Novick.

An Odyssey Through the Brain by An Odyssey Through the Brain

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010


Click Here to Read:  An Odyssey Through the Brain by An Odyssey Through the Brain By Abgail Zuger in the New York Times on November 29, 2010.

SHOWER OF COLORS Carl Schoonover, 27, who is midway through a Ph.D. program in neuroscience at Columbia, decided to draw the general reader into his subject with the sheer beauty of its images in “Portraits of the Mind: Visualizing the Brain from Antiquity to the 21st Century,” newly published by Abrams.

Gene therapy ‘memory boost hope’

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010


Click Here to Read:  Gene therapy ‘memory boost hope’  on the BBC Website on November 29, 2010.

Protein ‘plaques’ build up in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s

Cybertherapy, placebos and the Dodo effect: Why psychotherapies never get better

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Cybertherapy, placebos and the Dodo effect: Why psychotherapies never get better  by John Horgan in the Scientific American on November 29, 2010.

A Fate That Narcissists Will Hate: Being Ignored

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  A Fate That Narcissists Will Hate: Being Ignored
By Charles Zanor in The New York Times on November 29, 2010.

Economists’ Grail: A Post-Crash Model

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Economists’ Grail: A Post-Crash Model by Mark Whitehouse on the Wall Street Journal.com website on November 30, 2010

David Tuckett is working on new models.

Adolescence: What Do Transmission, Transition, and Translation Have to Do with It? with BJ Casey at NYPSI

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Please Join NYPSI for a Year Long Celebration of Our Centenary
Celebrating a Century of Advancement Through Self-knowledge
The New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute:Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
Saturday, December 4, 2010
10 am – 12 pm

B J Casey, Ph.D.
Sackler Professor of Developmental Psychobiology
Director of the Sackler Institute
Weill Cornell Medical College

Adolescence:
What Do Transmission, Transition, and Translation Have to Do with It? (more…)

Freudian slip: Hebrew U. shrinks psych studies

Sunday, November 28th, 2010


Click Here to Read: Freudian slip: Hebrew U. shrinks psych studies
By Nir Hasson on the Haaretz.com website on November 28, 2010.

Hebrew University

Artists illustrate Freud’s ‘Dreams’

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Artists illustrate Freud’s ‘Dreams’ by Liesl Bradner
in the Los Angeles Times on November 27, 2010.

Actor Playing a Dying Freud Collapses During a Performance

Sunday, November 28th, 2010



Click Here to Read:  Actor Playing a Dying Freud Collapses During a Performance By Corey KIlgannon and Jason Grant in the New York Times on  November 27, 2010.

What about Freud?

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  What about Freud?  Hebrew University psychology students’ recent campaign to secure the place of psychoanalysis in academia is actually a continuation of pre-state disputes By Nir Hasson on the Haaretz.com website on November 28, 2010.

From left: Asher Cohen, Sigmund Freud and Eran Rolnik. “There is no effort being made to hide the [psychology] department’s fields of study,” says Cohen.

Television Inner turmoil quietly plays out “In Treatment”

Sunday, November 28th, 2010



Click Here to Read:  Television Inner turmoil quietly plays out “In Treatment” by Joanne Ostrow in The Denver Post on November 26, 2010.

Click Here to Read: Paul and Adele: The Dance Deepens on this website.

Click Here to Read:  In Treatment:  Anya Epstein talks Baltimore on this website

The Ethicist: Full Disclosures

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read: The Ethicist: Full Disclosures By Randy  Cohen in the New York Times on November 26, 2010.

A Day With Stefano Bolognini

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  A Day With Stefano Bolognini at the William Alanson White Institute to take place on Jan 15, 2011.

Save the Date! Symposium 2011 on March 5th and 6th, 2011

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

 


Click Here to Download:  The Symposium 2011 Brochure.  Symposium 2011 will take place at Mt. Sinai Medical Center on March 5 and 6th, 2011.

Full and Empty: Recognizing Painful Affects at the Core to Eating Disorders with Nancy Cromer-Grayson at MITPP

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

The Metropolitan Center for Mental Health
And the Metropolitan Institute
For Training in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

Full and Empty: Recognizing Painful Affects at the Core of Eating Disorders

Saturday, December 4, 2010
Presenter: Nancy Cromer-Grayson, LCSW (more…)

Couched in no uncertain terms

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Couched in no uncertain terms: An important chronicle of psychoanalysis in pre-state Israel that combines  detective work, scholarship and painstaking research, a review of Osey hanefashot: im freud le’eretz yisrael, 1918-1948″ (“Freud in Zion: History of Psychoanalysis in Jewish Palestine/Israel, 1918-1948”) by Eran J. Rolnik,  by GaShefler on Haaretz.com website on November 28, 2010.

What Was I Thinking?, A review of Self Comes to Mind by Antonio Damasio

Saturday, November 27th, 2010


Click Here to Read: What Was I Thinking?, A review of Self Comes to Mind by Antonio Damasio, By Ned Block in the New York Times Book Review on November 26, 2010

Cybertherapy Is Cyber, But Is It Therapy?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Cybertherapy Is Cyber, But Is It Therapy? by Michael Sigman in the Huffington Post on November 27, 2010.

Inside the bullied brain: The alarming neuroscience of taunting

Saturday, November 27th, 2010


Click Here to Read:  Inside the bullied brain: The alarming neuroscience of taunting By Emily Anthes in the Boston Globe on November 28, 2010.