Archive for the 'General News' Category

Confessor. Feminist. Adult. What the Hell Happened to Howard Stern?

Monday, August 1st, 2016

HowardStern

Click Here to Read: Confessor. Feminist. Adult. What the Hell Happened to Howard Stern? Scattered among the gleefully vulgar mainstays are now intimate exchanges that have made Mr. Stern one of the most deft interviewers in the business By David Segal in The New York Times on July 27, 2016.

In Argentina, the go-to mental health treatment for kids is Freudian psychoanalysis

Sunday, July 31st, 2016

ArgentinaChildPsychoanalysis.net

Click Here to Read:  In Argentina, the go-to mental health treatment for kids is Freudian psychoanalysis by Olivia Goldhill on The Quartz website on July 31. 2016.

Psychoanalysts analyze children’s play in an effort to understand their unconscious. (Reuters/ Jianan Yu)

The Goldwater Rule

Sunday, July 31st, 2016

Law_and_Ethics

Click Here to Read: The Goldwater Rule: The rationale of the Goldwater Rule by John D Mayer Ph.D. on his The Personality Analyst blog on The Psychology Today Blogs on May 23, 2010.

Can Personality Be Changed?: Psychologists have long debated how flexible someone’s “true” self is

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

KineticSculptureDerby

Click Here to Read:  Can Personality Be Changed?: Psychologists have long debated how flexible someone’s “true” self is Scott Barry Kaufman on July 26, 2016.

Philadelphia’s Kinetic Sculpture Derby has a lot of personality.  Charles Mostoller / Reuters

A Forgotten Freudian: The Passion of Karl Stern, by Daniel Burston

Friday, July 29th, 2016

PillarsofFire

Click Here to Read: A Forgotten Freudian: The Passion of Karl Stern, by Daniel Burston on the karnacology website on April 27, 2016.

Reichstag Fire Decree

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

ReichstagFireDecree=Verboten_Zeitung

Click Here to Read: Reichstag Fire Decree on Wikipedia.

Border Psychology: What are some emotional meanings of territorial borders?

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Borderwallbrownsvile

Click Here to Read: Border Psychology: What are some emotional meanings of territorial borders? by Molly S. Castelloe Ph.D. on her The Me in We Blog on the Psychology Today blogs on July 27, 2016.

WHO weighs dropping transgender identity from list of medical disorders

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

half-man-half-woman

Click Here to Read: WHO weighs dropping transgender identity from list of medical disorders by Pam Belluck in Orange County Register website on July 26, 2016

Mass Killings May Have Created Contagion, Feeding on Itself

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Contagion

Click Here to Read: Mass Killings May Have Created Contagion, Feeding on Itself By Benedict Carey in The New York Times on July 26, 2016.

People were evacuated from a shopping mall where a Iranian-German killed nine people. The gunman was reportedly obsessed with mass killings, particularly the attack by a Norwegian that killed 77 people in 2011. 
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Agence France-Presse — Getty Images

The Value of a Flawed Memory

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Remembering

Click Here to Read: The Value of a Flawed Memory: Even inaccurate memories can help people shape their identities and set goals; a new understanding of memory’s role By Sue Shellenberger inn The Wall Street Journal on July 26, 2016.

Inaccurate memories, while disastrous in a courtroom, are actually good for your personal life and shaping your identity. WSJ’s Sue Shellenbarger joins Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero to explain.

Too much TV can damage a child’s learning warns expert

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

ChildrenTV

Click Here to Read: Too much TV can damage a child’s learning warns expert on the Northwest News website on July 23, 2016.

Jan Karski: A Holocaust Hero on a Mission

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

JanKarski

Click Here to Read: Jan Karski: A Holocaust Hero on a Mission by Erica Terry on the Space News website on April 22, 2016.

See how this forgotten Holocaust history is being given new life

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

HolocaustHistory

Click  Here to Read: See how this forgotten Holocaust history is being given new life By Billy Hallowell in the Deseret News National Edition on July 21 2016.

Small Vigil in Poland Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Jewish Massacre

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Jedwabnemassacre

Click Here to Read: Small Vigil in Poland Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Jewish Massacre. The event was meant to commemorate the day that a few dozen perpetrators burned alive at least 340 Jews by Cnaan Liphshiz on the Haaretz website on  July 11, 2016.

Michael Schudrich, Poland’s chief rabbi, reciting a prayer for the victims of the Jedwabne massacre at the town’s Jewish cemetery, July 10, 2016. Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA

 

 

The Narcissist Next Door

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Narcissist

Click Here to Read: The Narcissist Next Door by Jane E. Brody in The New York times on July 18, 2016.

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Almost everyone in Buenos Aires is in therapy

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

BuenosAires

Click Here to Read: Almost everyone in Buenos Aires is in therapy by Olivia Goldhill on the Quartz Website on July 17, 2016,

The city of psychoanalysis. (Reuters/ Marcos Brindicci)

What Great Listeners Actually Do

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

communication

Click Here to Read: What Great Listeners Actually Do by Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman on the Harvard Business Review website on July 14, 2016.

LAURA SCHNEIDER FOR HBR

Director Behind Explosive Documentary on AMIA Bombing Says 22 Years Later ‘Basic Facts Are Still Unknown’

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Atentado_AMIAbombing

Click Here to Read:  Director Behind Explosive Documentary on AMIA Bombing Says 22 Years Later ‘Basic Facts Are Still Unknown’ (INTERVIEW) by on the Algemeiner website on July 18, 2016.

The aftermath of the 1994 car-bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires. Photo: Wikipedia.

Professors, Stop Opining About Trump

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

ProfessorTrump

Click Here to Read:  Professors, Stop Opining About Trump by Stanley Fish in The New York Times on July 15, 2016.

OSCAR BOLTON GREEN

The Couch in Rainbow Colors: ‘L.G.B.T.-Affirming’ Therapy

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

LGBTCollage

Click Here to Read:  The Couch in Rainbow Colors: ‘L.G.B.T.-Affirming’ Therapy By Casey Schwartz in The New York Times on July 13, 2016.

A collage on gay identity in the office of Joy Turek, the psychology chairwoman at Antioch, made by students in a class Dr. Turek teaches. Credit Kendrick Brinson for The New York Times