Click Here to Read: After Germanwings Crash, Testing of Pilots’ Mental Health in Spotlight by Erik Ortiz and Alastair Jamieson on the NBC News Website on March 27, 2015,
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Click Here to Read: Erasmus Hall High School on the nycago.org website.
Click Here to Read: Mad, sad or bad: The psychology of murder-suicide on the Expatia website on March 26, 2015.
Click Here to Read: The Shock of the Pretty: James Meek writes about ‘Mad Men’ in the London Times in the April 9, 2015 Issue.
Betty Draper and Don Draper, with their children, in season three of ‘Mad Men’.
Click Here to Read: New NIMH strategic plan aims to focus, accelerate mental health research on the National Institutes of Health Website on March 26, 2015
Click Here to Read: 2015 is already the year of the health-care hack — and it’s only going to get worse by Andrea Peterson in the Washington Post on March 20, 2015.
Click Here to Read: Burn us at the stake: Comments on a Commentary by Edward Shorter by Eric M. Plakun, MD, DLFAPA, FACPsych on the Austen Riggs website on March 26, 2015.
Friends and Colleagues:
More bad news: Currently NIH and all research is predicated on two approaches:
1) The research and public health loopholes in HIPAA allow
research w/o patient knowledge or consent to be done by ANY entity
that claims to do research, such as IBM and Lexis Nexis. These (more…)
Click Here to Read: Co-pilot of Germanwings plane ‘crashed aircraft deliberately’ on the Independent website on March 26, 2015.
Click Here to Read: Why Should a Jew Care Whether Christianity Lives or Dies? by David Gelernter on the First Things website on March 24, 2015.
Click Here to Read: Becoming Moses by Matthew Fishbane on the Tablet Magazine
Click Here to Read: You offal avoiders are missing out on a treat:
The parts of the animal discarded by butchers in Britain are a delicacy elsewhere in the world By Paul Levy on the Telegraph website on March 24, 2015.
Photo: HEATHCLIFF O’MALLEY
Click Here to Read: American Doctors Are Killing Themselves and No One Is Talking About It by Gabrielle Glazer on the Daily Beast Website on March 23, 2015.
Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast
Click Here to Read and View:Man freed after 20 years in prison for Waukegan murder gets $20 million by Dan Hinkel and Steve Mills in the Chicago Tribune.
Juan Rivera, Jr.
Click Here to Read: Madeleine Kunin Never Felt Anti-Semitism in Vermont — but Switzerland Was Different Story. Trailblazing Governor Felt Hatred in Europe by Madeleine May Kunin in The Jewish Daily Forward on March 20, 2015.
Click Here to Read: The New Yorker Magazine’s Roz Chast to Keynote Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis Annual Benefit, Award-Winning Cartoonist to Share Empathy & Humor From Her Memoir “Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?”HUMAN SPIRIT AWARD TO BE PRESENTED IN MEMORY OF STEVEN LaVOIE
Click Here to Read: Please Be Disturbed: Triggering Can Be Good for You, Kids. Brutalities cry for attention. Attention to the appalling causes disturbance. Deal with it. You’re at school to be disturbed. by Todd Gitlin on The Tablet Website on March 13, 2015.
Photo illustration: Tablet Magazine; background photo: Triumph of the Will (1935) via YouTube; foreground photo: Shutterstock)
Click Here to Read: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Does Not Exist By JAY WATTS on the Mad in American Website on March 19, 2015.
Click Here to Read: The Therapy Relationship in Psychodynamic Therapy versus CBT. Not all therapy relationships are therapeutic Post by Jonathan Shedler PhD in the Psychology Minded blog on the Psychology Today blogs on March 18, 2015.