Archive for the 'General News' Category

Psychoanalysis 1959

Saturday, May 9th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Psychoanalysis 1959 by Iago Gladstone.

Click Here to Read: The Day the Music Died on this website.

Dr. Roy W. Menninger and family

Friday, May 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Dr. Roy W. Menninger and family in the Kansas Memory Section of the Kansas Historical Society and Kansas Historical Foundation website..

When Will the Middle East Settle Down?

Friday, May 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: When Will the Middle East Settle Down? by Marvin Zonis on the Economonitor website on May 7th, 2015.

Sigmund Freud: The phrases you use without realising it

Friday, May 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Sigmund Freud: The phrases you use without realising it By Jon Kelly on BBC News Magazine wbebsite on September 19, 2014.

Our Biased Brains

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Our Biased Brains by Nicholas Kristof in The New York Times on May 7, 2015.

Psychologists’ Association May Have Justified Government Torture

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Psychologists’ Association May Have Justified Government Torture on the Radio Boston Website on May 4, 2015.

The American Psychological Association is the largest professional organization of psychologists. (Wikimedia Commons)

May 6, 1856: Sigmund Freud is Born

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: May 6, 1856: Sigmund Freud is Born by Richard Kreitner and The Almanac In The Nation Magazine on May 6, 2015.

Sigmund Freud, in 1922. (Wikimedia Commons)

Look who’s swiping now: 6-month-old babies are using smartphones, study says

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

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Click Here To Read: Look who’s swiping now: 6-month-old babies are using smartphones, study says By Michael E. Miller In The Washington Post on April 26, 2015.

More than a third of kids under 1 year old are already swiping away on cellphones and tablets, according to a survey. (iStock)

Germanwings Co-Pilot Lubitz Rehearsed Crash on Previous Flight: BEA Report

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Germanwings Co-Pilot Lubitz Rehearsed Crash on Previous Flight: BEA Report by Alaistair Jamieson on the NBC News Website on May 6, 2015.

How Do You Say ‘Uppercut’ in Yiddish?

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

blog-yiddishfightclubClick Here to Read: How Do You Say ‘Uppercut’ in Yiddish? By Forward Staff in the Jewish Daily Forward on April 28, 2015.

Click Here to Read:  Fighting To Keep Yiddish Culture Alive by Steve Lipman in The Jewish Week on May 5, 2015.

Smith College to accept transgender women

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Smith College to accept transgender women By Associated Press in the New York Post on May 4, 2015.

James Beard’s Teriyaki Steak:

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: James Beard’s Teriyaki Steak: As the James Beard Awards celebrate 25 years, the 20th-century American chef and food writer’s focus on fresh, simple ingredients has never been more pertinent. His terikayi steak recipe is a perfect example of the power of pared-down meals by Paul Levy in The Wall Street Journal on May 4, 2015.

Man Goes To See a Doctor

Monday, May 4th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Man Goes To See a Doctor: You spend six years in analysis with New York’s last Freudian: random associations, uncomfortable confessions, unleashed reminiscences—and that’s just the shrink BY Adam Gopnick in The New Yorker in the August 28, 1998 Issue.

Fracking linked to earthquakes and increased levels of radon in homes

Monday, May 4th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Fracking linked to earthquakes and increased levels of radon in homes By Philip Guelpa on the World Socialist Web Site on May 4, 2015.

On Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy by Sheldon Goodman

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015
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Given the proliferation of interest in training programs in psychoanalytic psychotherapy in it would be seem to worth our efforts to consider the history of this endeavor and place it in historical context.
Psychoanalytic psychotherapy must have been practiced without necessarily being-so-named from the earliest days of the psychoanalytic era. It might be well to acknowledge that we are discussing preparation for what has been come to be known as “an impossible profession,” the practice of which encompasses not only the infinite vagaries  of the human mind but also the fact that our own psychology and personality are so much involved in the pursuit of our technical tasks. The integration of the knowledge and skills acquired during training demands a long period of seasoning. The best-planned and organized program cannot preempt the new learning that comes from experience.

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The Psychoanalytic Activist

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here To Read:  The Psychoanalytic Activist, The Online Newsletter for Section XI, psychoanalysts for Social Responsibility, Division of Psychoanlaysis. APA.

Stroke of Fate

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Stroke of Fate by Maureen Dowd in The New York Times on May 2, 2015.

Tara had a stroke and thought she would face a diminished life. But then she got a second opinion. NATE PESCE FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES

The rape of Berlin

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The rape of Berlin By Lucy Ash on the BBC News wesbite on May 1, 2015.

Why the United States Should Spread Democracy

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: “Why the United States Should Spread Democracy” Discussion Paper 98-07, Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University by Sean M. Lynn-Jones on the Belfer center Website on March 1998.

The Psychologists and the Torturers

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Psychologists and the Torturers Letters to the Editors of the New York Times on May 2, 2015.

Click Here to Read: APA Complicity in the U.S. Torture Program: What Must Be Done Now Stephen Soldz and Steven Reisner on the Google Drive Website

May 2, 2015

Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalysis, APA and Torture By Neil Altman on the Psychoanalyst Activist Website. (more…)