Archive for December, 2010

The Biggest Myth About Therapy That HBO’s In Treatment Promote

Friday, December 31st, 2010

Click Here to Read: The Biggest Myth About Therapy That HBO’s In Treatment Promotes by Michael Bader on the Huffington Post website on December 30, 2010.

Feminine and Masculine Today: COWAP Conference in Barcelona, Spain

Friday, December 31st, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Feminine and Masculine Today: COWAP Conference in Barcelona, Spain on March 4 and 5.

Why New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Work

Friday, December 31st, 2010



Click Here to Read:  Why New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Work by Micheal Bader on the Huffington Post blogs website on December 30, 2010.

Michael Bader

APsaA Discussion Group # 101: Towards an Understanding of Loneliness and Aloneness

Friday, December 31st, 2010

 APsaA  Discussion Group # 101:  Towards an Understanding of Loneliness and Aloneness
Thursday  Jan. 13, 7-9 PM

Please Note we have revised our program for the evening:  See below for our new program

Co-Chairs:  Dr. Arlene Kramer Richards
Lucille Spira, LCSW/Ph.D.
Presenter:    Victor Brombert, Ph. D. ( Professor Emeritus Princeton University) (more…)

Colloquium with Rori Shaffer at NYFS

Friday, December 31st, 2010

SAVE THE DATE
The New York Freudian Society
Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Program
           
COLLOQUIUM
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
8 – 10 PM

Rori Shaffer, LCSW will present the psychoanalytic treatment of a 10 year old boy.   (more…)

Googling for Ghosts: A Meditation on Writer’s Block, Mourning & the Holocaust with Sylvia E. Flescher at NYPSI

Friday, December 31st, 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:
WORKS IN PROGRESS
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY  10028
 
Wednesday
January 5, 2010
8:30 p.m.

Googling for Ghosts: A Meditation on Writer’s Block, Mourning & the Holocaust
Sylvia E. Flescher, M.D. (more…)

CAPA Invites you to a Dim Sum Lunch

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

My Brain on Video Games

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  My Brain on Video Games by Matt Richtell in the New York Times on December 29, 2010.

Matt Richtel playing a video game while having his brain scanned. Watch an audio slide show in which he describes the experience

Cognitive Neuroscience and the Future of Punishment

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010


Click Here to Read:  Cognitive Neuroscience and the Future of Punishment
U.S. Constitutional Issues, Justice and Law, Technology by O. Carter Snead on the Brookings website on December 29, 2010.

O. Carter Snead

Neuroscientists’ Study Shows Kids Are Naturally Egocentric

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010



Click Here to Read: Neuroscientists’ Study Shows Kids Are Naturally Egocentric on the Georgetown University website on December 29, 2010.

Highlights from AAPDP’s 50th Anniversary Meeting in Toronto, ON, Canada

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010



Click Here to View:  Highlights from AAPDP’s 50th Anniversary Meeting in Toronto, ON, Canada.

Risk, Resilience and Gene-Environment Interplay in Primates at Washington Center for Psychoanalysis

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Washington Center for Psychoanalysis’ New Directions Program Presents: “Risk, Resilience and Gene-Environment Interplay in Primates” with Speaker Steven J. Suomi, PhD.

Wall Street Journal lost its way on mental health policy

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Wall Street Journal lost its way on mental health policy by David E. Williams on the MedCity News website on December 28, 2010.

Click Here to Read: Law Prompts Some Health Plans To Cut Mental-Health Benefits in the Wall Street Journal on this website.

David E. Williams

The Rodent File

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Click Here Read:  The Rodent File by Ann Appelbaum.

From Ann Appelbaum’s Intro:  I offer for your considernation a historical manuscript rescued from my files.  As an exercise in bureaucratic morality, I think it suitable for academic physicians to ponder.  The name of the hospital and names of all the particpants, except that of the rodent, have been changed.

Brantley vs. Shaw

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Click Here To Read: ’Tis No Pity She’s a C.E.O., review of Mrs. Warren’s Profession By Ben Brantley in The New York Times on October 3, 2010.

Click Here to Read:  Brantley vs. Shaw:  Ann Appelbaum’s letter to the New York Times about Ben Brantley’s review of Mrs. Warren’s Profession.   Also included are Ms. Appelbaum’s letters to Ms. Jones,  Mr. Hughes, and Ms. Hawkins.

Sally Hawkins, left, portrays Vivie, the daughter of Kitty Warren (Cherry Jones), in Doug Hughes’s revival of Shaw’s “Mrs. Warren’s Profession.”

Jacob’s Despair: A Psychonalytic Portrait of Waning Greatness

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Jacob’s Despair: A Psychonalytic Portrait of Waning Greatness, Paper by Nathan Szajnberg. Copyright Nathan Szajnberg.

Law Prompts Some Health Plans To Cut Mental-Health Benefits

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Click Here To Read: Law Prompts Some Health Plans To Cut Mental-Health Benefits By Russell Adams and Avvery Johnson in the Wall Street Journal on December 23, 2010.

Timeline of the History of Psychoanalysis

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Click Here to Read:  Timeline of the History of Psychoanalysis published by Caversham productions, created by Elisabeth Young-Bruehl . 

 Click Here to Order the Timeline: Go to the book mart and scroll down.

Felix Nussbaum in Paris

Monday, December 27th, 2010



Click Here to Read:  Felix Nussbaum in Paris By Eunice Lipton on the Zeek website.

Self-Portrait with Jewish Passport (Photo by Felix Nussbaum, Courtesy Jewish Museum in Paris)

Sheila Isenberg – Muriel’s War

Sunday, December 26th, 2010





Muriel Gardiner

Click Here to Read:  Sheila Isenberg – Muriel’s War Audio Roundtable  with Joe Donahue on the WAMC Northeast Radio website on December 18, 2010.