Archive for the 'Obituaries' Category
Click Here to Read: Paul Ornstein, Psychoanalyst and Holocaust Survivor, Dies at 92 By Sam ROobert in The New York Times on January 31, 2017.
Click Here to Read: Phyllis Harrison-Ross, Mental Health Pioneer, Dies at 80 By Sam Roberts in The New York Times on January 25, 2017.
Dr. Phyllis Harrison-Ross at her home in Manhattan last year. She was at the forefront of promoting what is known as televisiting, to link inmates in upstate New York prisons to their families in urban areas.
EMON HASSAN FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES
Click Here to Read: IAPSP Obituary of Paul Ornstein, MD.
Click Here to Read: Carrie Fisher’s Honesty With Mental Illness Inspired ‘#InHonorOfCarrie’ Social Media Movement: “I wanted to do something that wasn’t about [Fisher] being beautiful or a sex symbol,” said Julie DiCaro, who began the hashtag by Vikram Murthi on the Indie Wire website on December 28, 2016.
Click Here to Read: This Is Exactly Why Carrie Fisher Was A Hero In The Mental Health Community by Adam Maidment on Elite Daily on Facebook on December 28, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Marion Pritchard, Dutch rescuer of Jewish children during the Holocaust, dies at 96 By Emily Langer in the Washington Post on December 20, 2016.
Mrs. Pritchard with Erica Polak, whose family she helped shelter during the Holocaust. (Courtesy of Marion Pritchard/U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum )
Click Here to Read: Topeka mourns the passing of Irwin Rosen: ‘He was an unflappably good man, who saw good in almost anything’ By Michael Hooper in The Capital-Journal December 8, 2016
Irwin Rosen, at 67, displays a map showing his imaginary around-the-world run, which took him 12 years and 19,375 miles — marked in increments on the line across the middle of the map. The longtime Menninger Clinic doctor died this week at 93. (1990 File Photograph/The Capital-Journal)
Click Here to Read: Bruce Mazlish, Who Fused Psychoanalysis and History in His Books, Dies at 93 by Paul Vitello in The New York Times on November 29, 2016.
Prof. Bruce Mazlish of M.I.T. in 1972, the year he published his best-known book, “In Search of Nixon: A Psychohistorical Inquiry.”
Click Here to Read: My Life with Leonard Cohen: Friends, but never close, our paths intersected and then diverged, until this past September, when I connected with Leonard for the last time Ruth Wisse on the Mosaic website on November 30, 2016.
Leonard Cohen walking on a street near his vacation home in Hydra, Greece, October 1960. James Burke/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images.
Click Here to Read: Mose Allison: 1927-2016 By James Brewer on the World Socialist Web Site on
November 26, 2016.
Mose Allison [Photo © Michael Wilson]
Click Here to Read : Fidel Castro, Cuban dictator, dies at 90 By Kevin Sullivan and J.Y. Smith in the Washington Post on November 26, 2016.
Click Here to Read and View: Leonard Cohen, singer-songwriter of love, death and philosophical longing, dies at 82 By Matt Schudel in The Washington Post on November 11, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Fred Hellerman, 89, the last of the Weavers by John Burgeson on the CT Post website on September 2, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Pete Seeger – Union Maid @ The Rose Parade on YouTube.
Click Here to Read: Toots Thielemans: 1922-2016 “That little space between a smile and a tear” By James Brewer on the World Socialist Web Site on August 25, 2016.
Toots Thielemans [PHOTOS: Jos Knaepen from tootsthielemans.com]
Click Here to Read: Chris Costner Sizemore, the Real Patient Behind ‘The Three Faces of Eve,’ Dies at 89 By Bruce Weber in The New York Times on August 5, 2016.
Click Here to Read: John Kerr, Chronicler of Freud-Jung Rift, Is Dead at 66 By Benedict Carey in The New York Times on July 30, 2016.
Click Here to Read: John Kerr on Wikipedia.
Click Here to Read: Most Dangerous Story: How a Portlander rewrote the history of psychoanalysis By Carl Currie on the Bollard.com website on April 4, 2012.
John Kerr in an undated photo
Click Here to Read: Kenneth Newman, psychoanalyst and mentor, dies at 81 by Kate Marshall Dole in the Chicago Tribune on July 25, 2016.