Archive for October, 2014

Fifty Shrinks at the Corner Bookstore

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Order:  Fifty Shrinks from IPBooks.net

BOOK EVENT: THE CORNER BOOKSTORE IN NEW YORK CELEBRATES THE PUBLICATION OF FIFTY SHRINKS: PHOTOGRAPHS AND INTERVIEWS BY SEBASTIAN ZIMMERMANN WITH A RECEPTION AND BOOK SIGNING MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 6-7:30PM

UNIQUE PHOTO BOOK FEATURED IN THE NEW YORK TIMES OPENS WINDOW ONTO PRIVATE WORLD OF THERAPISTS (more…)

Breaking the taboo: It’s time to talk about mental health

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Breaking the taboo: It’s time to talk about mental health By Sue Baker, on the CNN website on October 10, 2014.

Philosophy Thursday: Kurt Gödel

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Kurt Gödel on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Kurt Gödel in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Click Here to Read: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel (Great Discoveries) By Rebecca Goldstein on the Google Books website. (more…)

When Freud met God

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: When Freud met God by Mark Vernon on The Tablet website on October 30, 2014.

My Mother’s Psychotherapy — and Mine

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: My Mother’s Psychotherapy — and Mine By Said Sayrafiezadeh in The New York Times on October 25, 2014.

Presentations with Jay Frankel at CFS

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

27 RUE DE FLEURUS, A SALON MEETING
OF THE CONTEMPORARY FREUDIAN SOCIETY
“Ferenczi, Yesterday and Today” with Jay Frankel Wednesday, February 4, 2015
8:00 to 10:00pm,
Location: TBA

Sándor Ferenczi was Freud=s intimate friend, colleague, and collaborator, and also a radical, independent thinker. His profoundly democratic sensibility, his insistence on providing analytic treatment to the most difficult patients, and – most important – his revolutionary conceptions in areas ranging from trauma, to object relations, to the intersubjective nature of the analytic relationship, and his developing new treatment methods based on these discoveries, ultimately estranged him from his mentor and, for decades, from the psychoanalytic world. But in the long run, his groundbreaking ideas and (more…)

Old Demons, New Debates: Anti-Semitism in the West

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Old Demons, New Debates: Anti-Semitism in the West edited by Professor David I. Kertzer on the YIVO Institute website.

Click here to Read: When All Is Said and Done in France… French Jews will move to Israel on this website.

 Click Here to Read: CONNECTIONS; Mutating Virus: Hatred of Jews
By Edward Rothstein in The New York Times on May 17, 2003.

Nobel Prize winner Kandel speaks on art and psychology

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Nobel Prize winner Kandel speaks on art and psychology by Mindy Rosengarten on the Student Life website on October 30, 2014.

Eric Kandel, a Nobel Prize-winning neuropsychiatrist, talks in Anheuser-Busch Hall on Tuesday night. Kandel spoke to a packed, standing-room-only crowd about the influences of psychological theories on the creation and enjoyment of art.

 

When All Is Said and Done in France… French Jews will move to Israel

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

SarcellesFrenchJewsClick Here to Read: When All Is Said and Done in France… French Jews will move to Israel by Robert S. Wistrich on the Mosaic Website.

Police officers chase rioters in the Paris suburb of Sarcelles on July 20. Several Jewish-owned stores were burned. Pierre Andrieu/AFP/Getty Images.

The Chairs at CMP

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  A production of the play, The Chairs on  Friday, November 7, 2014 • 7:30-9:30 PM at  CMPS, 16 West 10th Street, New York City.

Role of pill-taking, expectation and therapeutic alliance in the placebo response in clinical trials for major depression

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Role of pill-taking, expectation and therapeutic alliance in the placebo response in clinical trials for major depression by Andrew F. Leuchter, Aimee M. Hunter, Molly Tartter and Ian A. Cook on the BJRPsych website.

PET scans reveal how psychodynamic therapy for depression may change brain function

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: PET scans reveal how psychodynamic therapy for depression may change brain function on the Science Daily website on October 27, 2014.

Night Terrors Panel at NYPSI

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

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Click Here to View: Night Terrors with Christine Anzieu, MD & Anna Balas, MD at New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute on YouTube on August 25, 2014.

A Shared Blessing for a Far-Flung People ‘At Home in Exile,’ on the Jewish Diaspora

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

At Home in Exile

Click Here to Read: A Shared Blessing for a Far-Flung People ‘At Home in Exile,’ on the Jewish Diaspora, by Alan Wolfe in The New York Times on October 26, 2014.

A Chronicler of Warnings Denied

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: A Chronicler of Warnings Denied Naomi Oreskes Imagines the Future History of Climate Change by Claudia Dreifus in The New York Times on October 27, 2014.

Naomi Oreskes says that those fighting action on climate change are not focusing on science, but on economics.
KAYANA SZYMCZAK FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES

Human Trafficking: A psychoanalytic and socio-historical view

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Human Trafficking: A psychoanalytic and socio-historical view by Adrienne Harris on the Public Seminar website on October 27th, 2014.

“Baggage,” Kenya © Brett Jordan | Flickr

 

Odysseus in Modern Cinema by Adele Tutter IPA

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Odysseus in Modern Cinema Adele Tutter (American Psychoanalytic Association) A study on “the ageless story of a young man’s solo quest”. This essay reviews: Grizzly Man, directed by Werner Herzog, 2005 | Into the Wild, directed by Sean Penn, 2007 | Man on Wire, directed by James Marsh, 2008 | 127 Hours, directed by Danny Boyle, 2010.

The Freud Bar

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  The Freud Bar: Following the sell out Ulysses Event – BPA Outreach Freud Bar Upstairs at CAFÉ ROUGE Hampstead NW3 Location Monday 17 November 2014 (from 7.00pm, talks begin at 8pm) Devoted Actors: The Psychology of Fundamentalism Speaker – John Alderdice
 (House of Lords)
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Interview with Tatiana Smilga-Poluyan, daughter of leading Soviet Left Oppositionist

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Interview with Tatiana Smilga-Poluyan, daughter of leading Soviet Left Oppositionist By Clara Weiss on the World Socialist Web Site on October 27, 2014.

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Fathers, Sons and the Presidency

Monday, October 27th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Fathers, Sons and the Presidency by Frank Bruni in The New York Times on October 25, 2014.