Archive for November, 2016

Freud’s Couch

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read and Listen To: Freud’s Couch Podcast Episode 169on the 99percentinvisible website.

Arlene Kramer Richards and Arnold Richards’s Question and Answer session in Xian China

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

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Click Here to View: Arlene Kramer Richards and Arnold Richards’s Question and Answer session in Xian China in September 2016.

Society Sunday: Austen Riggs

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Austen Riggs on Wikipdia.

Click Here to Read: The Austen Riggs Center Website.

Click Here to Read: Austen Riggs on the Artausa website.

Click Here to Read: Austen Riggs on YouTube.

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

 

Mose Allison: 1927-2016

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Mose Allison: 1927-2016 By James Brewer on the World Socialist Web Site on
November 26, 2016.

Mose Allison [Photo © Michael Wilson]

Fidel Castro, Cuban dictator, dies at 90

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read : Fidel Castro, Cuban dictator, dies at 90 By Kevin Sullivan and J.Y. Smith in the Washington Post on November 26, 2016.

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Rebel leader Fidel Castro during his victorious march to Havana. Grey Villet/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images

 

Clinton’s loss is one more nail in the coffin of center-left politics in the West

Friday, November 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Clinton’s loss is one more nail in the coffin of center-left politics in the West By James McAuley and Griff Witte in the Washington POst on November 24, 2016.

Emmanuel Macron, France’s former economy minister and head of the centrist political movement En Marche, campaigns in Marseille this month for president. (Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters)

Psychoanalyzing filmmaking duo’s ‘Seduction Theory’

Friday, November 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalyzing filmmaking duo’s ‘Seduction Theory’ by By Loren King in the Boston Globe on November 24, 2016.

Christian Goodwin stars in Steven Ascher and Jeanne Jordan’s “Seduction Theory.”

America’s election has led to a boomlet for therapists

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: America’s election has led to a boomlet for therapists BY E.B. on the Economist website on November 24th 2016.

Arnold D. Richards’s Presentation on the Replacement Child at Xian, China

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to View: Arnold D. Richards’s Presentation on the Replacement Child at Xian,  China in September, 2016 on YouTube.

Arlene Kramer Richards’s Presentation on Women at Xian, China

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to View: Arlene Kramer Richards’s Presentation on Women at Xian, China in September 2016 on YouTube.

Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) dies at 82

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) dies at 82 By Hiram Lee on the World Socialist Web Site on November 23, 2016. (more…)

Much better way to handle juvenile offenders

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Much better way to handle juvenile offenders By Dr. Frank Barham on the East Bay Times website on November 22, 2016.

Writer’s Wednesday: W.B. Yeats

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: W.B. Yeats on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: William Butler Yeats 1865–1939 on the Poetry Foundation website.

Click Here to Read: William Butler Yeats – Biographical on the Nobel Prize.org Website.

Click Here to Read: Yeats Meets the Digital Age, Full of Passionate Intensity By Jim Dwyer in The New York Times on July 20, 2008. (more…)

Trauma and Resilience in “Creed”

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

by Herbert H. Stein

For the spring issue of the PANY Bulletin, I wrote about the new Star Wars movie, emphasizing the very obvious attempt at nostalgic appeal. As it happens, the newest installment of the Rocky series of movies, Creed, appeared about a month earlier. (more…)

Movie Monday: Coming Soon from IPBooks: Moving Pictures by Herbert Stein

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to PreOrder: Moving Pictures by Herbert Stein on IPBooks.net

From the Back Cover:
Relive those films you’ve loved and see how they open us up to our private world of fantasy!

What does walking in space (Gravity) tell us about our first steps? What can Batman and the Joker (The Dark Knight) tell us about twins? How can a popular comedy (Grand Budapest Hotel) use psychological defenses to protect us from the impact of overwhelming trauma? (more…)

Meeting Cancellation: CFS NY Cont Ed Prog “A Mind of One’s Own” – 12/3

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

A Mind of One’s Own
One-Session Program (3 Contact Hours)
Presenter:       Robert Caper, MD
Date:               Saturday, December 3, 2016
Time:               9:00am-12:00pm
Location:         Mt. Sinai, Goldwurm Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 98th St., NYC

If you have any questions, please contact Connie Stroboulis at connies3@aol.com or 212-752-7883.

 

A Spotlight on Torture at Guantánamo

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: A Spotlight on Torture at Guantánamo Letters to the Editors of the New York Times on November 21, 2016.

The now shuttered Camp Iguana at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. CreditBryan Denton for The New York Times

Note from Norman Camp:
I am very appreciative of the NY Times publishing my letter as my study of the psychiatrists sent to Vietnam suggests there must be many other military (more…)

How Exercise Might Keep Depression at Bay

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How Exercise Might Keep Depression at Bay By Gretchen Reynolds in The New YorK Times on November 16, 2016.

Credit: Getty Images

Trump voters — it’s not me, it’s you

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Trump voters — it’s not me, it’s you By Garrison Keillor in The Washington POst on November 21, 2016.

A supporter of President-elect Donald Trump shouts at Trump protesters near Trump Tower in New York on Nov. 20.

(Mark Kauzlarich/Reuters)

Record-low sea ice as Arctic temperatures soar

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Record-low sea ice as Arctic temperatures soar By Daniel de Vries on nthe World Socialist Web Site on November 22, 2016.

Sea ice extent this year compared to long term average