Archive for February, 2012

Life, With Dementia

Sunday, February 26th, 2012




Click Here to Read: Life, With Dementia by By Pam Belluck in the New York Times on February 25, 2012.

Consciousness Emerges

Sunday, February 26th, 2012




lick Here to Read: Consciousness Emerges: Somewhere along a tangled path, sights, sounds and insights pop into awareness By Laura Sanders on the Science Times website on February 25th, 2012.

Ulric Neisser Is Dead at 83; Reshaped Study of the Mind

Sunday, February 26th, 2012




Click Here to Read:   Ulric Neisser Is Dead at 83; Reshaped Study of the Mind By Douglas Martin in The New York Times on February 25, 2012.

Ulric Neisser

An Interview with Marjorie McKinnon on Incest and Childhood Sexual Abuse

Sunday, February 26th, 2012


Click Here to Read:  An Interview with Marjorie McKinnon on Incest and Childhood Sexual Abuse by David Van Nuys, Ph.D. on the MentalHealth.net website Dec 14th 2011.

Marjorie McKinnon

An Interview with Otto Kernberg, MD on Transference Focused Therapy

Sunday, February 26th, 2012






Click Here to Read:  An Interview with Otto Kernberg, MD on Transference Focused Therapy by David Van Nuys, Ph.D. on the MentalHealthnet website on Octopber 15th 2008.

Otto Kernberg

Moral Hazard: A Tempest-Tossed Idea

Sunday, February 26th, 2012






Click Here to Read: Moral Hazard: A Tempest-Tossed Idea By Sheila Dewan in the New York Times on February 25, 2012.

Psychoanalysis and education conference

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

Click Here to Read the Brochure: Psychoanalysis and education conference Thursday 29 – Saturday 31 March 2012 Canterbury Campus.

Anthony Sampson: the private world of the man who knew everyone

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

Click Here to Read: Anthony Sampson: the private world of the man who knew everyone,  Rhe author and Observer journalist laid bare the inner workings of the country in his Anatomy of Britain in 1962. His papers, made public for the first time, reveal an irresistible listener by Robert McCrum in the The Observer on February 22, 2012.

Anthony Sampson at his London home in 1995.

From Illinois To Mesopotamia

Saturday, February 25th, 2012




Click Here to Read: From Illinois To Mesopotamia: Excavating sites in Egypt and the Near East, writing groundbreaking books and developing a talent for courting wealthy donors by John Ray on the Wall Street Journal website on February 23, 2012.

500 Years of Female Portraits in Western Art

Saturday, February 25th, 2012




Click Here to Read: 500 Years of Female Portraits in Western Art  Music: Bach’s Sarabande from Suite for Solo Cello No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 performed by Yo-Yo Ma Nominated as Most Creative Video 2nd Annual YouTube Award.

4 Planets & Moon Dominate Weekend Night Sky

Saturday, February 25th, 2012




Click Here to Read: 4 Planets & Moon Dominate Weekend Night Sky by Tariq Malik on the  SPACE.com  website onFebruary 25, 2012.

Branding a Soldier With ‘Personality Disorder’

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

 

Click Here to Read: Branding a Soldier With ‘Personality Disorder’ By James Daod in The New York Times on February 24, 2012.

Far From ‘a Total Loss’

Saturday, February 25th, 2012








Click Here to Read: .Far From ‘a Total Loss’  By Melanie Grayce West in the Wall Street Journal on February  25, 2012.

Atelier Works refreshes International Psychoanalytical Association branding

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

 


Click Here to Read: Atelier Works refreshes International Psychoanalytical Association branding By Emily Gosling  on the Design Work website on February 24,  2012.

Psychoanalysts on the Left and the Far Left

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Psychoanalysts on the Left and the Far Left 
Thursday 22 March 2012 at 12:30 pm
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION   
Full program description coming soon.
Jonathan Brent, Arnold Richards, and others will discuss the cohort of psychoanalysts in the United States who belonged to the Communist Party in the 1930s and 1940s, and their impact on both clinical practice and theory.

Admission: FREE
RSVP Required: www.yivo.org/reservations
 
 
Venue: YIVO Institute at the Center for Jewish History  |  15 West 16th Street – NYC   view map
For directions and parking information, click HERE
All public programs are wheelchair accessible. A limited number of assistive listening devices are available for deaf and hard of hearing individuals upon request. 

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Musical experience slows aging in the brain, study finds

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Click Here to Read: Musical experience slows aging in the brain, study finds by Alex Gallucci and Anuja Vaidya on the Medill Reports Chicago website on February 23, 2012.

Trying to Find a Cry of Desperation Amid the Facebook Drama

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Click Here to Read:  Trying to Find a Cry of Desperation Amid the Facebook Drama By Jan Hoffman in the New York Times on February 23, 2012.

Dr. Megan A. Moreno has studied college students’ Facebook postings for signs of depression. Some showed signs of risk.

Kate Fodor’s “Rx”: Play and Discussion with Fred Sander and Dan Prezant at NYPSI

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

PLEASE JOIN NYPSI AS IT CONTINUES ITS CENTENARY CELEBRATION
CELEBRATING A CENTURY OF ADVANCEMENT THROUGH SELF-KNOWLEDGE THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Theater Series
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900, www.psychoanalysis.org

Saturday, March 3, 2012, 2 pm, at Primary Stages, 59 East 59th St.; NY, NY
PSYCHOANALYSIS & THEATER
See a Professional Play and Stay to Participate in an After Play Analytic Discussion with Fred Sander, M.D. & Dan Prezant, Ph.D.

Kate Fodor’s world premiere of “Rx” about America’s love affair with Big Pharma. (more…)

Santorum’s Rise and the Shocking Power of Future Shock

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Click Here to Read: Santorum’s Rise and the Shocking Power of Future Shock by Todd Essig on the Forbes Magazine website  on February 19, 2012.

Recognising Turing’s influence on neuroscience

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012






Click Here to Read: Recognising Turing’s influence on neuroscience By Olivia Solon on the Wired.Co.U website on February 23, 2012.