Archive for October, 2016

197 Years After It Opens, the Prado Museum Gives a Woman a Solo Show

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: 197 Years After It Opens, the Prado Museum Gives a Woman a Solo Show
Today, Spain’s national art museum opened its first solo exhibition devoted to a female artist ever by Benjamin Sutton

Clara Peeters, “Still Life with Sparrow Hawk, Fowl, Porcelain, and Shells” (1611), oil on panel (Museo del Prado, via Wikimedia Commons)

How psychoanalysis can help us make sense of Brexit

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How psychoanalysis can help us make sense of Brexit by David Morgan on the London School of Economics and Political Science website

The ugly history of ‘Lügenpresse,’ a Nazi slur shouted at a Trump rally

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

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Click Her to Read:  The ugly history of ‘Lügenpresse,’ a Nazi slur shouted at a Trump rally By Rick Noack in the Washington Post on October 24, 2016.

A German crowd gives the Nazi salute to the U.S. Olympic contingent as it marches past the reviewing stand of Olympics host Adolf Hitler, pictured in semi-silhouette on the right. (International News Photos)

Mental Illness Is Not a Horror Show

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Mental Illness Is Not a Horror Show By Andrew Solomon in The New York Times on October 26, 2016.

A person sits huddled on the ground in a circle of light as a crowd of animated people look on from the shadows.
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Big debate about Shakespeare finally settled by big data

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Big debate about Shakespeare finally settled by big data: Marlowe gets his due By Travis M. Andrews on The Washington Post on October 25, 2016.

Writer’s Wednesday: Sherwood Anderson

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Sherwood Anderson on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Sherwood Anderson Foundation Website.

Click Here to Read: All roads lead to ‘Winesburg, Ohio’: An appreciation for Sherwood Anderson and his work’s lasting influence By Porter Shreve in the Chicago Tribune on March 07, 2014. (more…)

Regulation-Focused Psychotherapy for Children (RFP-C) with Externalizing Behaviors: A Psychodynamic Approach with Leon Hoffman at AIP

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

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SCIENTIFIC MEETING: Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 8:00 PM, Leon Hoffman, MD
Regulation-Focused Psychotherapy for Children (RFP-C) with Externalizing Behaviors: A Psychodynamic Approach

There is a certain amount of therapeutic hopelessness in both parents and mental health clinicians when treating children with externalizing behaviors. These children include those diagnosed with (more…)

What Drives Donald Trump? Fear of Losing Status, Tapes Show

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: What Drives Donald Trump? Fear of Losing Status, Tapes Show by Michael Barbaro in The New York Times on October 25, 2016.

Baryshnikov Explores the Troubled Mind of a Dance Genius

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Review: Baryshnikov Explores the Troubled Mind of a Dance Genius By Charles Isherwood in The New York Times on October 21, 2016.

‘Letter to a Man’ Scenes from the production based on the diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky, in which Mikhail Baryshnikov plays the early-20th-century ballet great who became schizophrenic.

Germany Confronts, in Unique Exhibit, Its ‘Holocaust of the Bullets’

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Germany Confronts, in Unique Exhibit, Its ‘Holocaust of the Bullets’ By Alison Smale in The New York Times on October 23, 2016.

An exhibition by the Topography of Terror Foundation in Berlin explores the mass executions after the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union. “We Germans know the stories and the scars much less well than we like to think,” Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said at the opening. CreditGordon Welters for The New York Times

LACAN’S RETURN TO FREUD, Foundations of Psychoanalysis with Salvatore Guido at Après-Coup

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

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Après-Coup PSYCHOANALYTIC ASSOCIATION, Friday, November 4, 2016, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
LACAN’S RETURN TO FREUD, Foundations of Psychoanalysis, SALVATORE GUIDO

In “The Freudian Thing” Lacan first announced his return to Freud, raising the question of a Freudian legacy in the post-war diaspora. Re-reading this will highlight issues surrounding the transmission of psychoanalysis. How might ‘the Freudian Thing’ orient us today? (more…)

Countertransference to Patients Facing Death: Reflections on Death Anxiety with Norman Straker at NYPSI

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

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Countertransference to Patients Facing Death: Reflections on Death Anxiety, Presenter: Norman Straker, MD, Discussant: Anna Burton, MD

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 8 pm
The Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium (more…)

Trump as Symptom by David James Fisher

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Trump as Symptom by David James Fisher.

The Life and Work of W. Bion with Dr. Joseph Aguayo at IPTAR

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

IPTAR PRESENTS
THE LIFE AND WORK OF W.R.BION
by Dr. Joseph Aguayo
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3rd, 2016
9:30-4:30 PM

Dr. Joseph Aguayo is pleased to return to IPTAR to present a full-day program on Bion’s work on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016. The Saturday morning paper, ‘On the Life and Work of W.R. Bion, is based on an extensive book review that will appear in a forthcoming 2016 issue of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis of the recently issued 16 volume Complete Works of Bion (CW). This includes a power point slide presentation that includes photos of the First World War, (more…)

My Take: Mr. Trump, get thee to a therapist

Monday, October 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: My Take: Mr. Trump, get thee to a therapist by By Milton Nieuwsma in the Holland Sentinel

The Magnificent Seven: Hollywood remakes and the problem of diminishing returns

Monday, October 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Magnificent Seven: Hollywood remakes and the problem of diminishing returns By Carlos Delgado on the World Socialist Web Site on October 24, 2016.

IFPE Conference “Skin”

Monday, October 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  IFPE Conference “Skin” in Pasadena California October 27 – 29, 2016.

Archive of Photos of Dr. Jacob Arlow

Monday, October 24th, 2016

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Click Here to View: Archive of Photos of Dr. Jacob Arlow and His Colleagues.

Click Here to Read:  A Tribute to Jacob Arlow by Sheldon Goodman.

Talking to Your Therapist About Election Anxiety

Monday, October 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Talking to Your Therapist About Election Anxiety By Lesley Alderman in The New York Times on October 20, 2016.

Second Washington Conference on Trauma

Monday, October 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Welcome to the Second Washington on Trauma Conference at The George Washington University, Washington, on October 20–22, 2016 Conference Brochure.

Click Here to Read: The Replacement Child by Arnold Richards and Leon Anisfeld, shortened version, presentation at the panel on The Effects of Social and Political Events on Individuals in China at the Second Washington on Trauma Conference.

Click Here to Read:  Powerpoint for this presentation by Arnold Richards.