Archive for September, 2016

In Puerto Rico Town, Locals Wait for Power After Massive Blackout: Was it Sabotage?

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read and View:  In Puerto Rico Town, Locals Wait for Power After Massive Blackout by Sandra Guzman on the NBC News website on september 22, 2016.

Click Here to Purchase:  Justifiable Evil by Mario j. Pabon from IPBooks.net

Conference to Discuss Latest Research on Neurobiology of Mental Illness

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Conference to Discuss Latest Research on Neurobiology of Mental Illness: On October 7, scientists, clinicians, policy makers and patients will join together in an all-day forum to discuss new scientific understandings of psychiatric disorders on the New York Academy of Science website on September 19, 2016.

Grand project to unify global efforts to understand the brain

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Grand project to unify global efforts to understand the brain by Andy Coghlan the New Scientist Website on September 19, 2016.

What you see is not always what you get

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: What you see is not always what you get on the Medical Xpress website on
September 19, 2016.

More information: Aris Fiser et al. Experience-dependent spatial expectations in mouse visual cortex, Nature Neuroscience (2016). DOI: 10.1038/nn.4385

Deepening the Treatment: Testing and Trusting with Jane Hall at CFS

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Deepening the Treatment: Testing and Trusting
Four-Session Program (6 Contact Hours)
Presenter: Jane S. Hall, LCSW, FIPA
Dates: Saturdays, November 12 & 19, and December 10 & 17, 2016
Time: 12:00-1:30pm
Location: 49 West 12th Street #1A (bet 5th & 6th Ave), NYC

“Deepening the Treatment: Testing and Trusting” is based on the premise that almost everyone who crosses the therapist’s threshold is looking for a second chance; a chance to live richer, less restricted lives. Second chances depend on the therapist’s ability to show the patient that (more…)

The Electorate: 2016 at the Helix Center

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

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Join us on Wednesday, September 28th for our annual benefit.

The Electorate: 2016

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THE HELIX CENTER
invites you to
“The Electorate: 2016”
A cocktail reception & roundtable benefit
in memory of Themis and Theodore Dimon (more…)

Trotsky’s day out

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

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Click Here to Read: ‘Many of these Jews in New York knew Trotsky, he was very popular’: Trotsky’s day out: How a visit to NYC influenced the Bolshevik revolution: Author Kenneth Ackerman explores the life of the Jewish radical in the weeks leading up to the overthrow of the Russian Provisional Government by JP O’ Malley in the Times of Israel on September 19, 2016.

Happiness at The Helix Center

Monday, September 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Happiness: Saturday September 24, 2:30-4:30 pm, at The Helix Center.

Symposium 2016: Jack Drescher, Keynote Speaker

Monday, September 19th, 2016

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Click Here to View:  Jack Drescher, Keynote Speaker, at Symposium 2016: Sexuality and Discontents, March 26th, 2016 at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai Medical School, New York City.

Click Here to Read:  Schedule and Program for Symposium 2016.

The Puzzling Vilification of Hillary, A Psychoanalyst’s Perspective

Monday, September 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  The Puzzling Vilification of Hillary, A Psychoanalyst’s Perspective by Peter Wolson on the Huffington Post website on May 27, 2016.

Movies Monday: The Sorrow and the Pity

Monday, September 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  The Sorrow and the Pity on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Review of The Sorrow and the Pity, reviewed by Roger Ebert on the RogerEbert.com website on September 19, 197

Click Here to View:  The Sorrow and the Pity Documentary 1969 on YouTube.

Click Here to Read: The Long Shadow of ‘The Sorrow and the Pity’ By Bill Desowitz in The New York Times on May 7, 2000. (more…)

Review of Myths of Mighty Women

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

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We call your attention to  Dr. Nancy Kulish’s thought provoking review of Myths of Mighty Women: Their Application in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in JAPA, vol 64 August, 2016.  We invite you to comment on the myths discussed in our book and your experience with myth in life and/or in psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

Click Here to Purchase: Myths of Mighty Women edited by Arlene Kramer Richards and Lucille Spira on IPBooks.net

Society Saturday: Contemporary Freudian Society

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  The Contemporary Freudian Society website.

Click Here to Read: A Contemporary Freudian Slip: After a controversial but predictable debate, a leading New York psychoanalytic society changes its name By Jessica Gross on the Tablet Website on May 7, 2012.

Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalytic Training Institute of The Contemporary Freudian Society.

Click Here to Read:  Other Posts of Society Saturday on this website./

Photography Friday: Thomas Struth

Friday, September 16th, 2016

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Click  Here to Read:  Seeing the Deterioration of Technology in Thomas Struth’s Photographs
by Cynthia Cruz on The HyperAllergic on September 9, 2016.

Thomas Struth, “Vacuum Chamber, JPL, Pasadena” (2013), inkjet print, 119.8 x 167.4 cm (© Thomas Struth)

Opne House Luncheon and Clinical Presentation by Stehan Zicht at MITPP

Friday, September 16th, 2016

THE METROPOLITAN INSTITUTE FOR TRAINING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY
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OPEN HOUSE LUNCHEON & CLINICAL PRESENTATION FOR THOSE CONSIDERING POSTGRADUATE TRAINING
Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 1:00 PM –2:30 PM

A LONG-TERM PSYCHOANALYTIC TREATMENT OF A TRAUMATIZED MAN WITH AN OBSESSIONAL ADAPTATION:
DETAILS OF THE PROCESS AND THE PROCESSING OF DETAILS (more…)

Defying Trauma Through Creative Action with Spuros Orfanos and Sophia Richman at AIP

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Established in 1941 CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAM

The American Institute for Psychoanalysis, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. #0338.
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065 — (212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com

DEFYING TRAUMA THROUGH CREATIVE ACTION
Topic: trauma and creativity (therapeutic action of the creative process)
Contact Hours: 4 (more…)

How The Trump Organization’s Foreign Business Ties Could Upend U.S. National Security

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

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Click Here to Read and View:  How The Trump Organization’s Foreign Business Ties Could Upend U.S. National Security By Kurt Eichenwald on the Newsweek website on September 14, 2016,

Sexism and the Canon: Three Female Artists Reflect on ‘Women of Abstract Expressionism’

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

astractexpressionismwomenClick Here to Read:  Sexism and the Canon: Three Female Artists Reflect on ‘Women of Abstract Expressionism’ by Kealey Boyd on the HyperAllergic website on September 14, 2016.

Works by Joan Mitchell (left) and Lee Krasner (right) in ‘Women of Abstract Expressionism’ at the Denver Art Museum (all photos by Hrag Vartanian for Hyperallergic)

Philosophy Thursday: Helen Longino

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Helen Longino on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Can There Be A Feminist Science? by Helen E. Longino on the www.studiagender.umk.pl website.

Click Here to View:  Multicultural Philosophy Panel 1: Analytic Philosophy – Helen Longino on Vimeo.

Click Here to View: Helen Longino: Perspectives and Pluralities on YouTube. (more…)

Red-State Blues: Why do people support Trump and the Tea Party?

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Red-State Blues: Why do people support Trump and the Tea Party? A native son and a sociologist search for answers by Jedediah Purdy in The New Republic on September 14, 2016