Archive for March, 2016

Further Explorations of Winnicott’s ‘Use of the Object’ With Marion Oliner, Ph.D. at NYPSI

Monday, March 28th, 2016

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Scientific Meeting
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900, www.psychoanalysis.org, www.nypsi.org

Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 8-10 pm
Further Explorations of Winnicott’s ‘Use of the Object’ With Marion Oliner, Ph.D.
Discussant: Josephine Wright, M.D.
2 CME/CE credits offered
Tickets, click on: $10 – General Admission
Free – RSVP For Members & NYPSI Students (more…)

Anna Freud in the Hampstead Clinic: Letters from Anna Freud to Humberto Nágera Edited by Daniel Benveniste on IPbooks.net

Monday, March 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read about and Purchase: Anna Freud in the Hampstead Clinic: Letters from Anna Freud to Humberto Nágera Edited by Daniel Benveniste on IPbooks.ent

The Violet Hour by Katie Roiphe

Monday, March 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: ‘The Violet Hour,’ by Katie Roiphe, Reviewed by Olivia Laing in The New York Times on March 24, 2016.

Go gentle? Or rage, rage? Top row, from left: Sigmund Freud, Dylan Thomas and Susan Sontag; bottom row: Maurice Sendak, John Updike and James Salter.CreditTop row from left: Associated Press; Hulton Archive/Getty Images; HSP Archive. Bottom row: Joyce Dopkeen/The New York Times; Robert Spencer for The New York Times; Ulf Andersen/Getty Images.

Story of How the Philippines Saved 1,200 Jews In The Holocaust

Monday, March 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Story of How the Philippines Saved 1,200 Jews In The Holocaust By Shira Kipnees on the Jspace News website on August 31, 2015.

Movies Monday: The Look of Silence

Monday, March 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Look of Silence: Why A Replacement Child Must Face His Brother’s Death, Reviewed By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read: Inside The Look of Silence, the Best and Most Dangerous Documentary Sequel Ever Made: Director Joshua Oppenheimer describes how his Oscar-nominated The Act of Killing led to a follow-up, and a sea change in Indonesian history by David Ehrlich in Vanity Fair on July 17, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Review: ‘The Look of Silence’ Confronts Individuals and Ideology of Indonesian Massacre By A. O. Scott in The New York Times on July 16, 2015. (more…)

Need a pick me up? Watch the jellies

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to View: Need a pick me up? Watch the jellies posted by Joram P. March 24, 2016. Life Jellyfish Cam, Monterrey Bay Aquarium, transfixed, translucent, Tripedalia, YouTube,

Click Here to Purchase:  Jellyfish Have Eyes by Joram Piatitgorsky on IPBooks.net.

 

Hitler: Ascent by Volker Ullrich review

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Hitler: Ascent by Volker Ullrich review – ‘an outstanding study’ A rigorous life of Hitler strips away the myth to reveal the man by John Kampfner on the Guardian website on March 27, 2016.

Hitler, far right, with fellow soldiers from his Bavarian unit in 1916. Photograph: Universal History Archive/Getty Image

T&G the first 50 years

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: T&G the first 50 years: 1909 Freud lectures at Clark had lasting impact on the Telegraph.com website on March 27, 2016.

The first faculty members of Clark’s “psychological” department in 1893 included Franz Boas, the father of American anthropology (seated, second from the left), and G. Stanley Hall (seated, fourth from left), Clark’s first president. T&G Archives

Oxford Conference on Polish-Jewish Relations

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Oxford Conference on Polish-Jewish Relations by Antony Polonsky in SOVIET JEWISH AFFAIRS, vol. 14, no. 3, 1984,

Freud’s Case Studies in Hysteria Get the Graphic Novel Treatment

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Freud’s Case Studies in Hysteria Get the Graphic Novel Treatment by Carey Dunne on th HyperAllergic website on March 22, 2016.

Spread from ‘Hysteria’ (2015), text by Richard Appignanesi, drawings by Oscar Zarate (all images courtesy Self Made Hero)

12-step groups of hate

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: 12-step groups of hate: A psychotherapist’s take on Donald Trump’s wild rallies: In Trump’s presence, it’s not only OK to be racist; it’s patriotic and even an act of belonging and self-esteem
Richard Brouiletter on the Salon Website on March 25, 2016.

Trump Supporters face off with protesters in Chicago(Credit: AP/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Announcing a trauma conference and an invite to submit papers

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

OCTOBER 20–22, 2016
The George Washington University, Washington, DC

Please consider submitting a paper or a group presentation or discussion of film or literature or current national and international terror. This is a very special conference made up of many disciplines to speak to the horror of trauma in individuals, culture, and society.

Members and Candidates are welcome and invited to participate.

Many of you are interested in trauma so please attend and submit your own work.

Click Here for the Website for this conference.

 

100 Years of ‘Easter 1916’

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: 100 Years of ‘Easter 1916’ by Malcolm Jones on The Daily Beast on March 27, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Ireland: ‘A Terrible Beauty Is Born’: Review of Vivid Faces: The Revolutionary Generation in Ireland, 1890–1923 by R.F. Fos, Reviewed by Denis Donoghue in The New York Review of Books on April 7, 2016 Issue.

Psychology Sunday: Amos Tversky

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Amos Tversky on Wikipdia.

Click Here to Read: Amos Tversky, leading decision researcher, dies at 59 on the Stanford University website on June 5, 1996.

Click Here to Read: Amos Tversky and the Ascent of Behavioral Economics by David Laibon and Richard Zeckhauser in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 16:7–47 (1998).

Click Here to View:  Amos Tversky (1937-1996) on YouTube. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Larry Laudan

Friday, March 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Larry Laudan on Wikipdia.

Click Here to Read: Larry Laudan’s Philosophy of Science the Philosophia Ex Machina website.

Click Here to Read: Science at the Bar: Causes of Concern by Larry Laudan on the Washington.edu website.

Click Here to Read:  Review of Progress and Its Problems by Larry Laudan on the Kvams website. (more…)

Becoming an Ironman for Myself and My Patients

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Becoming an Ironman for Myself and My Patients By Thomas Franklin on The Sheapard Pratt Website on March 22, 2016.

Differential activity of subgenual cingulate and brainstem in panic disorder and PTSD

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Differential activity of subgenual cingulate and brainstem in panic disorder and PTSD by Oliver Tueschera,Xenia Protopopescua Hong Pana, Marylene Cloitre, Tracy Butlera, Martin Goldsteina, James C. Roota, Almut Engeliena,Daniella Furmana, Michael Silvermana, Yihong Yanga, Jack Gormani, Joseph LeDouxh, David Silbersweiga, Emily Sterna in Journal of Anxiety Disorders 25 (2011) 251–257.

After Auschwitz

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  After Auschwitz: Swedish journalist Göran Rosenberg’s chilling, newly translated memoir, ‘A Brief Stop on the Road From Auschwitz,’ tracks his father’s attempt to survive survival By André Aciman on the Tablet Website on March 24, 2016.

How five famous writers faced death

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How five famous writers faced death By Buzzy Jackson in the Boston Globe on March 24, 2016.

North Carolina to Limit Bathroom Use by Birth Gender

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  North Carolina to Limit Bathroom Use by Birth Gender By Dave Philipps in The New York Times on March 23, 2016.

North Carolina lawmakers gathered on the House floor for a special session on Wednesday.CreditGerry Broome/Associated Press