Archive for December, 2016

Society Saturday: Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis

Saturday, December 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis website.

Click Here to Read: Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis on the Student Doctor Network website.

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Depression is All in Your Head — And Now Doctors Know Exactly

Saturday, December 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Depression is All in Your Head — And Now Doctors Know Exactly Where Second Nexus Staff on the Second Nexis website on December 15, 2016.

The approximate location of the orbitofrontal cortex. (Credit: Source.)

Now at IPBooks.net: The Way We Are: How States of Mind Influence our Identities, Personality and Potential for Change by Frank W. Putnam

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

Click Here to Read About and Purchase: The Way We Are: How States of Mind Influence our Identities, Personality and Potential for Change by Frank W. Putnam on IPBooks.net

For Depressed Teens, Therapy Shows No Edge Over Routine Care

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: For Depressed Teens, Therapy Shows No Edge Over Routine Care: Expert support and encouragement (with meds as needed) may suffice on Peter D. Kramer’s In Practice blog on the Psychology Today Blogs on December 22, 2016.

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The attorney general could have ordered FBI Director James Comey not to send his bombshell letter on Clinton emails

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The attorney general could have ordered FBI Director James Comey not to send his bombshell letter on Clinton emails. Here’s why she didn’t By Sari Horwitz in the Washington Post on December 22, 2016.

FBI Director James B. Comey testifies during a hearing on July 7 before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Could Trump’s Tweets Spark a Nuclear Arms Race?

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Could Trump’s Tweets Spark a Nuclear Arms Race? A nonproliferation expert puts the president-elect’s latest remarks in context by Vann R. Newkirk II in the Atlantic Monthly on December 22, 2016,

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David Runciman: From Tocqueville to Trump, looking back at 2016

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to View: David Runciman: From Tocqueville to Trump, looking back at 2016 from the London Review of Books on the YouTube website.

Resisting the Mind Games of Donald Trump and the One Percent

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Resisting the Mind Games of Donald Trump and the One Percent by Roy Eidelson on the CounterPunch website on December 22, 2016.

Nazi Militarism

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Nazi Militarism By Matthew M Caverly on the Library of Social Science website.

New Zealand’s first victory over MCC

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: New Zealand’s first victory over MCC: It was perhaps the last opportunity for the New Zealanders to be taken seriously as a cricketing power, and ensure a return of another MCC side anytime soon.
By Arunabha Sengupta on the Cricket County website on December 22, 2016.

With 9 for 86, Arthur Fisher was the main architect of the victory. Photo courtesy: Wikimedia Commons.

How Social Isolation Is Killing Us

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How Social Isolation Is Killing Us By Dhruv Khullar In The New York Times on December 22, 2016.

Click Here to Purchase:   Encounters with Loneliness: Only the Lonely Edited by Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucille Spira and Arthur A. Lynch on IPBooks.net

Click Here to Read: Discussion Group # 108: Towards and Understanding of Loneliness and Aloneness with Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucille Spira, and Arthur Lynch at APsaA in January 2017 on this website.

Social isolation is a growing epidemic, one that’s increasingly recognized as having dire physical, mental and emotional consequences. DAMON WINTER / THE NEW YORK TIMES

Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychotherapy: Similarities and Differences with Francis Baudry at NYPSI

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychotherapy: Similarities and Differences with Francis Baudry, M.D. , 1/19, 2/16, 3/16, 4/20, and 5/18/17, Thursdays, 8:00 – 9:30 pm 5 classes / $150, Location: TBD, Register Today

NYPSI Extension Program: Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychotherapy: Similarities and Differences
This course will explore the topic of psychoanalysis and dynamic psychotherapy and their similarities and differences along both theoretical and clinical venues. Clinical material will be provided and participants will be encouraged to bring their own cases for discussion. (more…)

Happy Hannukah!

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to View: Naftali Herstik, Alberto Mizrachi, Benzion Miller with the Neimah Singers – Tumbalalaika on YouTube.

Marion Pritchard, Dutch rescuer of Jewish children during the Holocaust, dies at 96

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Marion Pritchard, Dutch rescuer of Jewish children during the Holocaust, dies at 96 By Emily Langer in the Washington Post on December 20, 2016.

Mrs. Pritchard with Erica Polak, whose family she helped shelter during the Holocaust. (Courtesy of Marion Pritchard/U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum )

Selected Papers Volumes Published and In Press from IPBooks

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Applied Psychoanalysis: Explorations and Excursions by David Werman published
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Building Bridges: Selected Psychoanalytic Papers of Helen K. Gediman in press
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Chimeras and Other Writings: Selected Papers of Sheldon Bach published”
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Modern Conflict Theory: A Journey of a Psychoanalyst: Selected Papers of Sander M. Abend, MD In press
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Nodal Points: Critical Voices in Contemporary Psychotherapy/Psychoanalysis by Joseph Schachter & Horst Kächele published
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Paradigms and Processes by Arnold Wilson in press
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Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations: Selected Papers by Arnold Richards Volume I  published
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I spent 5 years with some of Trump’s biggest fans. Here’s what they won’t tell you.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Special report: I spent 5 years with some of Trump’s biggest fans. Here’s what they won’t tell you. How Donald Trump took a narrative of unfairness and twisted it to his advantage by By Arlie Russell Hochschild in Mother Jones on December 19, 2016.

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The Perinatally Depressed Couple and the Work of Mourning with Molly Ludlam at CFS

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

“The Perinatally Depressed Couple and the Work of Mourning: A Developmental Imperative”
One-Session Program (2 Contact Hours), Presenter: Molly Ludlam, MA, Date: Friday, March 31, 2017, Time: 8:00-10:00pm, Location: Mt. Sinai, Goldwurm Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 98th St., NYC

This paper explores the impact of depression on adult couple relationships and proposes that a couple’s relationship, itself, might, sometimes, be considered ‘depressed.’ Couple relationships are most vulnerable to break down during pregnancy and their children’s infancy. At this time the couple must manage several demanding developmental tasks, both as individuals and as a couple. The phenomenon of postnatal/ perinatal depression in new parents is well recognised. The concept of couples being ‘perinatally depressed’ offers other ways of (more…)

Writer’s Wednesday: Flannery O’Connor

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Mary Flannery O’Connor on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Passion of Flannery O’Connor: A prayer journal kept by the writer in her early 20s sheds new light on her biblical ironies by James Parker in the Atlantic Monthly in the November 2013 Issue.

Click Here to Read: The Parables of Flannery O’Connor by Joyce Carol Oates in The New York Review of Books in the April 9, 2009 issue. (more…)

Speak with Love: How Your Words Literally Restructure Your Brain

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Speak with Love: How Your Words Literally Restructure Your Brain by Raven Fon on the Spririt Science website on May 18, 2016.

How Republics End

Monday, December 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How Republics End by Paul Krugman in the New York Times on December 19, 2016.

DOUG MILLS / THE NEW YORK TIMES