Archive for July, 2017

England’s Mental Health Experiment: No-Cost Talk Therapy

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Click Here to Read:   England’s Mental Health Experiment: No-Cost Talk Therapy By Benedict Carey in The New York Times on July 24, 2017.

At an office for Healthy Minds in High Wycombe, England, psychological well-being practitioners perform hourlong evaluations over the phone to decide what type of therapy is most appropriate for people who call asking for help. CreditAndrew Testa for The New York Times

Psychiatry group tells members they can defy ‘Goldwater rule’ and comment on Trump’s mental health

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Former Sen. Barry Goldwater is pictured speaking, Aug. 1967. (AP Photo)

Click Here to Read: Psychiatry group tells members they can defy ‘Goldwater rule’ and comment on Trump’s mental health By Sharon Begley on the StatNews website on July 25, 2017.

The “Goldwater rule,” named for 1964 presidential candidate Barry Goldwater, prohibits psychiatrists from offering opinions about the mental state of public figures.

Fernand Léger and the Rise of the Man-Machine

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Fernand Léger and the Rise of the Man-Machine: A major retrospective of the French artist’s work at the Centre Pompidou-Metz highlights how he anticipated the accelerating mechanization of human life by Joseph Nechvatal on the HyperAllergic website on July 23, 2017.

Fernand Léger, “Le Cirque Médrano” (1918), oil on canvas, 58 x 94.5 cm (
Collection Centre Pompidou, Paris, Musée national d’art moderne – Centre de création industrielle; 
© Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI/Jacques Faujour/Dist. RMN-GP © Adagp, Paris, 2017)

 

Evidence of early rice domestication found in southern China

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Click Here to Read:   Evidence of early rice domestication found in southern China By Philip Guelpa on The World Socialist Website on July 25, 2017.

The Intimacy of the Analytic Encounter A Book Event Program with Debra Neumann at CFS

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

The Contemporary Freudian Society – Washington Program Presents Finding Unconscious Fantasy in
the Intimacy of the Analytic Encounter A Book Event Program

SUNDAY, September 10, 2017, 10:00am-1:00pm
FOUNDERS ROOM, LOWER LEVEL
SIS Building – American University
West Side of Intersection of Nebraska and New Mexico Avenue
with parking underground
Washington, DC

MODERATOR: Debra Neumann

PRESENTERS: Paula L. Ellman, Nancy R. Goodman, Harriet I. Basseches, Irene Cairo, Carolyn Curcio, Kurt Ela, Rogelio Sosnik, and Lisa Schlesinger (more…)

Foundations of Psychoanalytic Practice at CFS

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of The Contemporary Freudian Society: Foundations of Psychoanalytic Practice

We are pleased to offer a six-week course on Analytic Listening and Concepts beginning Fall 2017. This course qualifies for 9 Continuing Education credits.

This course is suitable for students from a wide variety of backgrounds, including practicing clinicians from all disciplines, recent graduates of Masters-level or Doctoral-level programs, professionals considering changing careers, and anyone interested in exploring the possibility of post-graduate psychoanalytic training.

Applicants to our Psychoanalysis Training Programs are also encouraged to enroll.

Analytic Listening and Concepts, Instructor: Hadassah Ramin, LCSW, Dates: October 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13, 20, Time: 6:30-8:00 pm Location: Upper West Side (more…)

Developmental Neuroscience and Psychopathology at the Yale School of Medicine Child Study Center

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Click Here to Read: Developmental Neuroscience and Psychopathology at the Yale School of Medicine Child Study Center.

Coming Soon from IPBooks.net: Climate of Opinion: Sigmund Freud in Poetry

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Click Here for Flyer for:  Climate of Opinion: Sigmund Freud in Poetry Edited and with Introduction by Irene Willis

Click Here to Read about and PreOrder:  Climate of Opinion: Sigmund Freud in Poetry Edited and with Introduction by Irene Willis

Joni Mitchell on Therapy and the Creative Mind

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Click Here to Read: Joni Mitchell on Therapy and the Creative Mind: “An artist needs a certain amount of turmoil and confusion.” by Maria Popova on the Brain Pickings website.

These Are The 23 Books You Need To Read This Summer

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Click Here to Read:  These Are The 23 Books You Need To Read This Summer by Talya Zax on the Forward website on July 10, 2017.

Bearing Witness to the Holocaust: How the First Video Archive of Holocaust Testimonies Was Established

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Bearing Witness to the Holocaust: How the First Video Archive of Holocaust Testimonies Was Established on the Holocaust Testimonies website.

Arnold Richards’s Selected Papers volumes 1 & 2

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Click Here to Purchase:  Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations Selected Papers of Arnold Richards, Volume 1.

Click Here to Purchase:  Psychoanalysis:  Perspectives on Thought Collectives:  Selected Papers of Arnold Richards, Volume 2.

Click Here For:  Completed List of IPBooks Titles

 

 

President Trump’s first six months

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Click Here to Read and View: President Trump’s first six months: The fact-check tally By Glenn Kessler, Michelle Ye Hee Lee and Meg Kelly in the Washington Post on July 20, 2017.

Six months into President Trump’s term, he has made 836 misleading claims, averaging 4.6 per day. (Video: Meg Kelly/Photo: Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)

Albert Einstein’s life, or parts of it, in the first season of National Geographic’s Genius

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Albert Einstein’s life, or parts of it, in the first season of National Geographic’s Genius By Bryan Dyne on the World Socialist Web Site on July 20, 2017.

NEA, NEH, and Smithsonian Would Lose Millions in Funding in House Appropriations Committee Bill

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Click Here to Read: NEA, NEH, and Smithsonian Would Lose Millions in Funding in House Appropriations Committee Bill
The Committee’s Interior and Environment Appropriations bill now goes before the Senate, where a final federal budget for 2018 will be hammered out in the coming months by Benjamin Sutton on the HyperAllergic Website on July 18, 2017.

Signs at the Women’s March on Washington (photo by Jillian Steinhauer/Hyperallergic)

The Making of the Tabloid Presidency

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Steve Bannon

Click Here to Read: The Making of the Tabloid Presidency by Sam Tanenhaus in the New York Review of Books in the August 17, 2017 Issue.

Businessman Bill Browder Details Dealings With Russian Laywer Tied To Trump

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Click Here to Read and Listen To:  Businessman Bill Browder Details Dealings With Russian Laywer Tied To Trump with Bill Browder Interviewed by Kelly McEvers on the NPR Website on July 13, 2017.

Natalia Veselnitskaya

Bodies of work: Lewis Hine, EX 1904, captured the changing face of American labor

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Bodies of work: Lewis Hine, EX 1904, captured the changing face of American labor By Susie Allen, AB’09 Photography by Lewis Wickes Hine, EX 1904 on the University of Chicago Magazine website.

Nearly two million children ages 10 to 14 were at work in the United States by 1900. Between 1908 and 1911, Lewis Hine photographed hundreds of these young laborers, including Sadie Pfeifer. At the time this photo was taken, she had been employed in a cotton mill for six months. (Photography by Lewis Wickes Hine, EX 1904)

The Virtual Psychoanalytic Museum Season II video

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

We invite you to view a video of selected highlights from the 2016-2017 season’s exhibits in the Virtual Psychoanalytic Museum.

Click http://tinyurl.com/ya7epoye to see the video.
 
We hope that these artistic displays of music, art, and photography applied to our field will whet your appetite and lead you to explore the entire museum online.  Click http://virtualpsychoanalyticmuseum.org to enter the museum and explore on your own.
Our museum team is very grateful to work with such wonderful guest curators, presenters and artists, which in this season include: guest curators Jane S. Hall and Beth Reese, presenter Maxine Nelson, and artists Ittai Shapira, Shahid Najeeb, Terrance McLarnan, and Kamila Ženatá.
Enjoy!
Nancy Goodman, Museum Director
Batya Monder, Marilyn Meyers, and Paula Ellman, Curators
Arnold Richards, Publisher (IPbooks)
Devra Hall Levy, Producer/Webmaster

The Playful, Feminist Sculptures of a Member of the Peruvian Avant-Garde

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Click Here to Read: The Playful, Feminist Sculptures of a Member of the Peruvian Avant-Garde: Teresa Burga’s first solo museum exhibition in the United States focuses on her contributions to the Peruvian avant-garde and questioning of art-world hierarchies by
Julia Friedman on the HyperAllergic website on July 17, 2017.

Teresa Burga, “Mano mal dibujada No. 1 – 9” (2015-17), steel, varnish, approximately 16.5 x 14.2 x 3.3 inches, installation view, SculptureCenter (image courtesy the artist and Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, photo by Kyle Knodell, all images courtesy SculptureCenter)