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Ribbon is Cut at Livingston-Based Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis – New Jersey

Saturday, November 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Ribbon is Cut at Livingston-Based Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis – New Jersey on the TAP into Livingston website on November 7, 2014.

From left to right: Dr. Connie Bareford; Loretta Calabrese; Mayor Michael Reiber; Susan Saunders; Dr. Rosemary McGee; Dr. Patricia Bratt, Director of Development at ACAP; Mary Massaro; Annette Vaccaro; Dr. Vicki Semel, ACAP’s Executive Director;  Dr. Karen Lazar; Connie Ducaine, of NJ Counseling Association; Amy Lipsey; Dr. Moe Friedman, former ACAP Board President; and Lori Feigenbaum. Credits: Beth Lippman

Is It Really Dementia?

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Is It Really Dementia? By Paula Span in The New York Times on October 21, 2014.

When Death Approaches Again

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  When Death Approaches Again By Jane Gross in The New York Times on October 23, 2014.

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A Workout for the Mind

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: A Workout for the Mind By Paula Span in The New York Times on October 30, 2014.

Freudian flip: Countering the rise of counter-psychology

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Freudian flip: Countering the rise of counter-psychology. A recent statement by cognitive scientists on recovered memory casts misleading doubts on the very underpinnings of Freudian psychology, while undermining the struggle against sexual violence perpetrated on children by Eran Rolnik  on the Haaretz website on November 1, 2014.

‘Puberty,’ by Edvard Munch (1894). Photo by Wikimedia Commons

 

A Natural Fix for A.D.H.D.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: A Natural Fix for A.D.H.D. By Richard A. Friedman in The New York Times on October 31, 2014.

Handling of Sexual Harassment Case Poses Larger Questions at Yale

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Handling of Sexual Harassment Case Poses Larger Questions at Yale by Tamar Lewin in The New York Times on November 1, 2014.

Yale’s provost rejected a sexual misconduct panel’s recommendation to oust a cardiology chief.
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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.

Click here to Read: When All Is Said and Done in France… French Jews will move to Israel on this website.

 Click Here to Read: CONNECTIONS; Mutating Virus: Hatred of Jews
By Edward Rothstein in The New York Times on May 17, 2003.

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.