Archive for the 'General News' Category

Breaking the taboo: It’s time to talk about mental health

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Breaking the taboo: It’s time to talk about mental health By Sue Baker, on the CNN website on October 10, 2014.

When Freud met God

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: When Freud met God by Mark Vernon on The Tablet website on October 30, 2014.

My Mother’s Psychotherapy — and Mine

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: My Mother’s Psychotherapy — and Mine By Said Sayrafiezadeh in The New York Times on October 25, 2014.

Old Demons, New Debates: Anti-Semitism in the West

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Old Demons, New Debates: Anti-Semitism in the West edited by Professor David I. Kertzer on the YIVO Institute website.

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When All Is Said and Done in France… French Jews will move to Israel

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

SarcellesFrenchJewsClick Here to Read: When All Is Said and Done in France… French Jews will move to Israel by Robert S. Wistrich on the Mosaic Website.

Police officers chase rioters in the Paris suburb of Sarcelles on July 20. Several Jewish-owned stores were burned. Pierre Andrieu/AFP/Getty Images.

Human Trafficking: A psychoanalytic and socio-historical view

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Human Trafficking: A psychoanalytic and socio-historical view by Adrienne Harris on the Public Seminar website on October 27th, 2014.

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Interview with Tatiana Smilga-Poluyan, daughter of leading Soviet Left Oppositionist

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Interview with Tatiana Smilga-Poluyan, daughter of leading Soviet Left Oppositionist By Clara Weiss on the World Socialist Web Site on October 27, 2014.

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Ebola Anxiety and Mental Terrorism

Monday, October 27th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Ebola Anxiety and Mental Terrorism by Julie Jaffee Nagel on her website.

Some of psychology’s most influential studies were also completely unethical

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

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Click Here To Read: Some of psychology’s most influential studies were also completely unethical by Susannah Locke on the Vox website on October 24, 2014.

My Father, the Everyman of Holocaust Survivors

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: My Father, the Everyman of Holocaust Survivors: He rarely spoke about what he endured as an individual. What mattered, I recently realized, was what he’d experienced with others By Robert Rosenberg on the Tablet Website on October 24, 2014.

Jews in the Łódź ghetto rounded up for deportation to Auschwitz during the summer of 1944. (Photograph by Henryk Ross. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Benjamin Meed.)

A Psychiatrist Who Survived The Holocaust Explains Why Meaningfulness Matters More Than Happiness

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: A Psychiatrist Who Survived The Holocaust Explains Why Meaningfulness Matters More Than Happiness by Emaily Esfahani Smith in The Atlantic on Ocotber 22, 2014.

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ReutersViktor Frankl, the renowned Viennese psychiatrist and author of “Man’s Search for Meaning.”

 

Finding a Middle Ground Between Psychiatry and Anti-Psychiatry

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

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Click Here To Read:  Finding a Middle Ground Between Psychiatry and Anti-Psychiatry By Allen Frances, MD in the Psychiatric Times on October 21, 2014.

Bullying Starts in Families and Spreads Like Cancer

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Bullying Starts in Families and Spreads Like Cancer By Gerald Sshoenwolf, PH.D. on the Psych Central Website.

Okhrana: The Paris Operations of the Russian Imperial Police

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Okhrana: The Paris Operations of the Russian Imperial Police by Ben B. Fischer History Staff Center for the Study of Intelligence on the Central Intelligence Agency Website.

Why Does Religion Turn Violent? A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Religious Terrorism

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

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Click Here To Read;  Why Does Religion Turn Violent? A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Religious Terrorism by James W. Jones on the PsyBC.com website.

Mental Health Issues Put 34,500 on New York’s No-Guns List

Monday, October 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Mental Health Issues Put 34,500 on New York’s No-Guns List By Anemona Hartocollis in The New York Times on October 19, 2014.

Dr. Mark J. Russ and other mental health experts say the reporting requirement could discourage patients from seeking help. CreditUli Seit for The New York Times

Blowing the Whistle on CIA Torture From Beyond the Grave

Monday, October 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Blowing the Whistle on CIA Torture From Beyond the Grave By Cora Currier, The Intercept on the RSN website on October 17, 20.14

Why Kids Sext

Monday, October 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Why Kids Sext by Hanna Rosin in The Atlantic Monthly on October 14, 2014.

How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties

Monday, October 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties By Jim Rutenberg In THe New York Times on October 17, 2014.

Charlie Crist (left) and Rick Scott (right).Credit Photo illustration by Craig Cutler. Crist: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. Scott: Associated Press. Prop stylist: Randi Brookman Harris.

Why Doctors Need Stories

Monday, October 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Why Doctors Need Stories By Peter D. Kramer in The New York Times on October 18, 2014.