Archive for May, 2016

Historians May Fade Away; Their Students Remain: Eric Foner’s Last Class at Columbia

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Historians May Fade Away; Their Students Remain: Eric Foner’s Last Class at Columbia By Steven M. Blumrosen on the News Blaze website on May 24, 2016.

Eric Foner (R) and Steven Blumrosen After the Final Lecture.

Twin Books on the Genome, Far From Identical

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Review: Twin Books on the Genome, Far From Identical by Agigail Zuger in The New York Times on May 19, 2016

Dogs are surprisingly good psychologists

Friday, May 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Dogs are surprisingly good psychologists… on The Meta Picture website on April 17. 2013.

2016 Summer Institute at MITPP

Friday, May 27th, 2016

METROPOLITAN INSTITUTE FOR TRAINING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY
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2016 SUMMER INSTITUTE
The New York State Education Department has approved these courses for contact hours (CEUs) for LMSWs and LCSWs. A certificate will be emailed upon request to those who attend all sessions, complete an evaluation and pay an administrative fee of $5. There is no charge for those affiliated with MITPP, MCMH or MSPP.

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOANALYTIC COUPLE PSYCHOTHERAPY
Instructor: Vivian Eskin, Ph.D. (more…)

An Openly Gay Man Runs the Army

Friday, May 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: An Openly Gay Man Runs the Army By The Editorial Board in The New York Times on May 21, 2016.

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To Help Kids Thrive, Coach Their Parents

Friday, May 27th, 2016

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Click Here To Read: To Help Kids Thrive, Coach Their Parents By Paul Tough in The New York Times on May 21, 2016.

‘Unforbidden Pleasures,’ by Adam Phillips

Friday, May 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  ‘Unforbidden Pleasures,’ by Adam Phillips, Reviewed by Mark O.Connell in The New York Times on May 20, 2016.

‘A Million Questions’ From Descendants of Slaves Sold to Aid Georgetown

Friday, May 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: ‘A Million Questions’ From Descendants of Slaves Sold to Aid Georgetown By Rachel L. Swarns and Sona Patel in The New York Times on May 20, 2016.

The great-grandfather of Rochell Sanders Prater was a slave sold by Jesuit priests to help keep Georgetown University afloat. She shared family photos, including one of her grandmother’s house. Her father is in the photo at right, wearing glasses. CreditAndrew Spear for The New York Times

Click Here to Read: Coming Soon from IPbooks:  The Pleasure of Owning Persons by Volney Gay.

Child and Adolescent Program Open House at IPTAR

Friday, May 27th, 2016

CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM
PLEASE JOIN US
for an OPEN HOUSE to learn about training at CAP

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Sunday, June 5th, 2:00-4:00 PM
IPTAR Conference Room
1651 3rd Ave (betw 92nd & 93rd St.)
Suite 205 (more…)

Malignant Passionate Attachments: Unbearable Separations with Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose at NPAP

Friday, May 27th, 2016

THE CONTINUING EDUCATION COMMITTEE OF THE
NATIONAL PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Presents Malignant Passionate Attachments: Unbearable Separations
Presenter: Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose, Visiting Scholar

Sunday, June 12, 2016 from 5:30 – 7:00 PM
NPAP, 40 WEST 13 STREET, # 216, (Between 5th and 6th Avenues), Handicap accessible facility

This presentation, by an illuminating, internationally known psychoanalyst, encapsulates a foray into love, passion, and its blind alleys. How does passion become lethal and stifling, so that attachment dominates the psyche and fatally entraps it? At such times, separation and growth are no longer attainable and self-disintegration occurs (more…)

Remarks for Psychotherapy Training Graduation by Richard Almond

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Remarks for Psychotherapy Training Graduation, June 15, 2013: “The Psychoanalytic Therapist’s Identity” by Richard Almond, M.D.

How Facebook Warps Our Worlds

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How Facebook Warps Our Worlds by Frank Bruni in The New York Times on May 21, 2016.

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Psychoanalysts say the truth doesn’t really matter in therapy

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Psychoanalysts say the truth doesn’t really matter in therapy by Olivia Goldhill on the Quartz website on May 21, 2016.

What’s truth got to do with it? (Wikimedia Commons)

Psychology Sunday: Margaret Brenman-Gibson

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Margaret Brenman-Gibson: Faculty of Medicine – Memorial Minute on the Harvard University Gazette Website on April 20, 2006.

Click Here to Read:  An Activist and Her Playwright Husband Address the Nuclear Peril with His Words and Her Deeds By William Plummer on the People Magazine website on October 14, 1985 Vol. 23 No. 16

Click Here to Read and View: Oral history interview with Margaret Brenman-Gibson (video and transcript) on the Center for the History of Medicine website. (more…)

Graduation Speech by Jane Hall

Friday, May 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Graduation Speech by Jane Hall.

CAPA Invites you to a Dim Sum Lunch in Chicago

Friday, May 20th, 2016

CAPA  China American Psychoanalytic Alliance 

 Invites  you to a Dim Sum Lunch in Chicago

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                Saturday, June 18    12:30 AM – 2:00 PM

       MING HIN CUISINE 333 East Benton Place Chicago

                      Short walk from meetings

          Good food, Good Colleagues, Learn about CAPA

                           Family and Friends Welcome

           RESERVE Y0UR SEAT NOW     $35/Person

           Pay by credit card     or     Send a Check to CAPA

                                                        c/o R. Cheng

                Click Here                       P.O.Box 541301

                                                         Flushing, NY 11354             

 

How Freud’s Dora Case Influenced the Concept of Transference by Arnold D. Richards

Friday, May 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  How Freud’s Dora Case Influenced the Concept of Transference by Arnold D. Richards.  This paper is in Chinese.

Sholem Aleichem’s Work Continues to Inspire

Friday, May 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Sholem Aleichem’s Work Continues to Inspire: Though he died 100 years ago, Sholem Aleichem’s creations live on in many ways By Rose Kaplan on the Tablet website on May 19, 2016.

Click Here to Read:  Sholem Aleichem on Wikipedia. (more…)

Maggie’s Plan, Frank & Lola, along with Dreyer’s Vampyr (1932)

Friday, May 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: San Francisco International Film Festival—Part 4: Maggie’s Plan, Frank & Lola, along with Dreyer’s Vampyr (1932) By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on May 20, 2016.

Is China really the most welcoming country for refugees?

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Is China really the most welcoming country for refugees? by Gwynn Guilford and Hanna Kozlowska on the Quartz Website on May 18, 2016.

They’re here to help? (Reuters/Lucy Nicholson)