Archive for January, 2012

Is War Inevitable? An Interdisciplinary Conference Taking Place at FIT

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

IS WAR INEVITABLE? AN INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE
Psychology Making a Difference in Society

Click Here For a PDF of the Brochure for this conference.

Saturday February 25, 2012

at the Katie Murphy Amphitheatre of the
Fashion Institute of Technology
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Siegfried Bernfeld: Psychoanalyse, Pädagogik und Zionismus

Monday, January 30th, 2012


Click Here to Read: Siegfried Bernfeld: Psychoanalyse, Pädagogik und Zionismus [Druckerfreundliche Version] . Mai 16, 2010. This article is in German.

Siegfried Bernfeld

We Ready for a ‘Morality Pill’?

Monday, January 30th, 2012



Click Here to Read: We Ready for a ‘Morality Pill’? By Peter Singer and Agaat Sagan on the New York Times website on January 28, 2012.

Hysteria and the Teenage Girl

Monday, January 30th, 2012



Click Here to Read: Hysteria and the Teenage Girl By Caitlin Flanagan in the New York Times on  January 28, 2012.

The neuroscience of happiness

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Click Here to Read: The neuroscience of happiness: New discoveries are shedding light on the activities that make us happy. An expert explains By Lucy McKeon on the Salon website on January 28, 2012.

Ritalin Gone Wrong

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

 

Click Here to Read:  Ritalin Gone Wrong By L. Alan Sroufe in the New York Times on  January 28, 2012.

Dangerous Method: on the set of David Cronenberg’s new film

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

Click Here to Read:  A Dangerous Method: on the set of David Cronenberg’s new film By David Gritten on the  on the Tlegraph.UK website on January 28, 2012.

Click Here to Read: Jung Love: Sabina Spielrein, a forgotten pioneer of psychoanalysis By Nisha Lilia Diu
On the Telegraph.uk website  August 28,  2011.

Click Here to Read:  Other Posts on A Dangerous Method on this website.

 

The Peripatetic Psychoanalyst By Chuck Fisher

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

Click Here to Read: South Africa Letter from Chuck Fisher on this website.

Click Here to Read: The Peregrinating Psychoanalyst (Try Repeating): Chuck and Leah Fisher now in Argentina on this website.

Click Here to Read: Peripatetic Psychoanalyst III: Perchance to Dream on this website.

Click Here to Read: Peripatetic Continues: Rio Favelas: the Analyst, the Dance and the AK47′s by Chuck Fisher on this website.

Click Here to Read: Peripatetic Psychoanalyst (Almost) Dances in Ghana by Chuck Fisher on this website.

Executive Editor position available at the International Journal of Psychoanalysis

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

 

 Click Here to Read: Executive Editor position available at the International Journal of Psychoanalysis on the guardian jobs website.

Notion in Motion: Wireless Sensors Monitor Brain Waves on the Fly

Saturday, January 28th, 2012

Click Here to Read: Notion in Motion: Wireless Sensors Monitor Brain Waves on the Fly By Amber Dance in the Scientific American on January 27, 2012.

.“TIP OF THE ICEBERG”: NeuroSky, Inc.’s brain-computer interface shown here just scratches the surface of what is possible thanks to advances in mobile electroencephalographic brain-wave detection technology, says University of California, San Diego’s Scott Makeig.

The battle over the “cure” for autism

Friday, January 27th, 2012

 

Click Here to Read:   The battle over the “cure” for autism by Julia Belluz on the McCleans. CA website on January 26, 2012 .

The death of Greek filmmaker Theo Angelopoulos

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Click Here to Read:  The death of Greek filmmaker Theo Angelopoulos
By Stefan Steinberg On the World Socialist website on  January 27, 2012..

Does Technology Affect Happiness?

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

 

Click Here to Read: Does Technology Affect Happiness? By Matt Richtel in the New York Times on January 25, 2012.

Lucy Gray with her daughter, Julia.

The Jewish World of Sigmund Freud

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Click Here to Read: The Jewish Worldof Sigmund Freud:  Essays on Cultural Roots and the Problem of Religious Identity, edited by Arnold D. Richards, available for download as PDF or text document from the Scribd website.

Applied Neuroscience, the Six-String Method

Thursday, January 26th, 2012



Click Here to Read: Applied Neuroscience, the Six-String Method By Bruce Headlam  in the New York Times on January 25, 2012.

New Louise Bourgeois Exhibition At Freud Museum

Thursday, January 26th, 2012



Click Here to Read: New Louise Bourgeois Exhibition At Freud Museum on the Art Lyst website on January 26, 2012.

3 Positions Statements from APsaA Excutive Council and Mark Smaller, President-Elect

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

I wanted to alert you to 3 Positions Statements that were approved by
the Executive Council during the meetings:

–Position Statement Regarding Psychoanalysts* Providing Commentary on
Public Figures

–Impact of Immigration Policy on Children, Individuals, and Families

—Impact of Bullying and Harassment on Gender Non-Conforming and LGBT Youth

Click Here to Read Position Statements (more…)

IJAPS Journal Issue on China

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Click Here to Read: International Journal of Applied Psychoanalyit Studies September 2011 Issue focusing on China on the Wiley Online LIbrary website.

“Sing like your life depends on it”: Etta James—1938-2012

Thursday, January 26th, 2012



Click Here to Read: “Sing like your life depends on it”: Etta James—1938-2012
By Paul Bond  on the World Socialist website on  January 26, 2012.

Le Mur and Autism

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Click Here to Listen To:  A court will decide this week whether a group of psychoanalysts are misrepresented in a film about how autism is treated in France on the BBC Health Check website on January 25, 2012.

Click Here to Read: Psychoanalytic treatment for autism: Interviews with French analysts on this website..

Click Here to Read:  Autism and French Psychoanalysis on this website. 

Click Here to Read: A French Film Takes Issue With the Psychoanalytic Approach to Autism on this website. 

Click Here to Read:  New Definition of Autism Will Exclude Many, Study Suggests  on this website.