Archive for April, 2016

The 10 best screen psychoanalysts

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

SOPRANOS

Click Here to Read:  The 10 best screen psychoanalysts: From Hannibal Lecter to Frasier Crane, psychoanalyst Anouchka Grose chooses her 10 favourite celluloid shrinks by Anouchka Grose on the Guardian website on June 12, 2010.

Lorraine Bracco as Dr Melfi with James Gandolfini’s Tony Soprano in The Sopranos. Photograph: Everett Collection/Rex Feature

Duke Ellington’s Birthday: April 29, 1899

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

DukeEllington

Click Here to Read: Duke Ellington on Wiipedia.

Click Here to Read and Listen to: Duke Ellington on the Bio.website.

Click Here to Read: Big Band: ‘Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington,’ by Terry Teachout , Reviewed By James Gavin in The New York Times on December 6, 2013.

Click Here to Read: Two Bands: Duke Ellington, the Beatles, and the mysteries of modern creativity BY Aadam Gopnik in the New Yorker Magazine in the December 23 & 30, 2013 Issue. (more…)

Real-life basis for ‘Rose Garden’ psychiatrist dies

Friday, April 29th, 2016

ChestnutHill

Click Here to Read: This Day in Jewish History: 1957: Real-life basis for ‘Rose Garden’ psychiatrist dies: In her earlier years, Frieda Fromm-Reichmann ran a “Torah-peutic” sanatorium together with husband Erich Fromm by David B. Green on the on the Haaretz website on April 27, 2016.

Photographic postcard of Chestnut Lodge, Rockville, Maryland, 1909.Wikimedia Commons

What Neuroscience Says about Free Will

Friday, April 29th, 2016

FreeWill

Click Here to Read:  What Neuroscience Says about Free Will: We’re convinced that it exists, but new research suggests it might be nothing more than a trick the brain plays on itself By Adam Bear on the Scientific American website on April 28, 2016.

The price of silence

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Rabbi James Rosenberg

Click Here to Read:  The price of silence by Rabbi James Rosenberg on the Jewish Voice Web Site on April 28, 2016.

Class Divide: A close-up look at gentrification, inequality in New York City

Friday, April 29th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Class Divide: A close-up look at gentrification, inequality in New York City By Fred Mazelis on the World Socialist Web site on April 29, 2016.

Psychoanalysis: Freud’s Revolutionary Approach to Human Personality

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Kristen M. Beystehner

Click Here To Read:  Psychoanalysis: Freud’s Revolutionary Approach to Human Personality by Kristen M. Beystehner of Northwestern University on the Personality Research Website.

Called to Resist Bigotry — A Statement of Faithful Obedience

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Freedom-of-Religion

Click Here to Read: Called to Resist Bigotry — A Statement of Faithful Obedience on the Called to Resist website.

The IPA, its affiliates, and the future of psychoanalysis by Ahmed Fayak

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

FayekLargeColor

Click Here to Read: The IPA, its affiliates, and the future of psychoanalysis by Ahmed Fayak.

How Serge Poliakoff Predicted 60 Years of Painting

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How Serge Poliakoff Predicted 60 Years of Painting by Rob Colvin on the HyperAllergic Website on April 27, 2016.

Installation view with Serge Poliakoff, “Composition Abstraite” (1957, left), oil on panel, 51 1/4 x 38 1/4 in, and Serge Poliakoff, “Bandes Colorées” (1937, right), gouache on paper, 15 x 7 3/4 in (photo by Brian Buckley, courtesy Cheim & Read)

Doublethinking Our Way to “Scientific” Legitimacy: The Desiccation of Human Experience by Irwin Z. Hoffman

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

irwinhoffman

Click Here to Read: Doublethinking Our Way to “Scientific” Legitimacy: The Desiccation of Human Experience by Irwin Z. Hoffman in the Joural of the American Psychoanalytic Association. 2009 57:1043-1968.

Philosophy Thursday: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling

Click Here to Read:  Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling on The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Von Schelling (1775-1854) on the Myths and Logos website.

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Schelling (1800): System of Transcendental Philosophy on the Marxists.org website. (more…)

Master Clinical Case Conferences led by Distinguished London Kleinian Fellows at CFS and IPTAR

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

The Contemporary Freudian Society and The Institute of Psychoanalytic Training and Research
are pleased to invite IPA Candidates to a series of Master Clinical Case Conferences
led by Distinguished London Kleinian Fellows

This program is coordinated by Susan Finkelstein and her family and marks the conclusion of the Understanding Primitive Mental States program in its present form. An ongoing study group in New York City dedicated to learning about and working with patients with primitive anxieties and defenses, UPMS has been developed by Susan Finkelstein and 17 other analysts over the past eight years. At each clinical case conference, a candidate from an IPA institute will present to a scholar. Conferences are open exclusively to Candidates of IPA NYC Institutes.

Conferences scheduled thus far:
Date: Friday, May 6, 2016
Time: 12:00-2:00pm
CHRIS MAWSON (more…)

An Increase in the Suicide Rate

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

suicide

Click Here to Read: An Increase in the Suicide Rate: Letters to the Editor in The New York Times on April 26, 2016.

Prince (1958-2016)

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Prince

Click Here to Read: Prince (1958-2016) By Hiram Lee on the World Socialist Web Site on April 27, 2016.

Prince, Photo Credit: Scott Penner

Writer’s Wednesday: Sholem Aleichem

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

SholemAleichem

Click Here to Read:  Sholem Aleichem on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Sholem Aleichem’s last appearance: Philadelphia, 100 years ago by Andrew Cassel on the Philly.com website on March 3, 2016.

Click Here to Read:  Sholem Aleichem and then some, Review of The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem by Jeffrey Dauber, Reviewed By Sheila Orysiek on the San Diego Jewish World Website on December 28, 2014. (more…)

All in the Womb

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

AllintheWomb

Click Here to Listen To: All in the Womb on the Radio BBC website on April 25, 2016,

Click Here to Read: Museum of Jewish Heritage: 17th Fanya Gottesfeld Heller Teachers’ Conference Tribute to Fanya Heller by Jacqueline Heller. Copyright © Jacqueline Heller, M.D All Rights Reserved

 

A Tribute to Fanya Gottesfeld-Heller by Jacqueline Heller

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

FanyaHeller

Click Here to Read:  A Tribute to Fanya Gottesfeld-Heller by Jacqueline Heller at Museum of Jewish Heritage November 7th, 2013.

by Jacqueline Heller, M.D.  LOS ANGELES
Copyright © 20015 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Screening of Psychoanalysis in El Barrio at IPTAR

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

ElBarrioFilmIptar

Friday Night Papers features a screening of Psychoanalysis in El Barrio
Friday May 13th from 8:00 – 10:00PM, IPTAR, 1651 3rd Avenue, New York, NY 10128 (more…)

For Police, a Playbook for Conflicts Involving Mental Illness

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

PolicePlaybookmental

Click Here to Read: For Police, a Playbook for Conflicts Involving Mental Illness: In response to high-profile shootings of people with mental illness, police departments around the country are turning to crisis intervention training By Erica Goode in The New York Times on April 25, 2016.

Officers from Portland’s Behavioral Health Unit with an individual they interact with on a regular basis who was later taken to the hospital. Credit. Amanda Lucier for The New York Times