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Dear Google, Is There a Shrink for That?

Saturday, February 6th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Dear Google, Is There a Shrink for That? By Casey Sschwartz February 6, 2016.

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Photography Friday: Mace Perlman

Friday, February 5th, 2016

perlmanReservoir in Winter  by Mace Perlman

If you would like to have your photography considered for internationalpsychoanalysis.net’s Photography Friday, please send your jpegs to Joel Seligmann, the Photography Editor.

Writer’s Wednesday: André Acima

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Andre Aciman

Click Here to Read: André Acima on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: André Aciman: Alexandria on My Mind, Stanford Presidential Lectures on the Humanities and the Arts on the Prelectur Stanford website.

Click Here to Read: An Interview with André Acima on the Bookslut website in March 2007. (more…)

Treatment of a Violent Adolescent at MITPP

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 3:30 PM –5:00 PM
TREATMENT OF A VIOLENT ADOLESCENT: TRANSFORMING DEFIANCE INTO COLLABORATION

When 15 year-old Angela came to treatment she was physically attacking her peers, verbally assaulting authority figures and suffering from debilitating depression. Initially her engagement in treatment was reluctant and (more…)

A modern Antigone: Son of Saul by László Nemes

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  A modern Antigone: Son of Saul by László Nemes By Dorota Niemitz on the World Socialist Website on January 28, 2016.

Eclipse of the Caliphate

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Caliphate

Click Here to Read:  Eclipse of the Caliphate by Jonathan Spyer on the Middle East Forum website on January 21, 2016.

Islamic State territorial gains (green) and losses (red) in 2015.

Psychology Sunday: Norbert Freedman

Sunday, January 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Symbolization and Desymbolization: Essays in Honor of Norbert Freedman (Book Review)
edited by Lasky, Richard Reviewed By Paul A. Dewald, in the Division 39 of the APA Newsletter, Fall 2003, 59-60.

Click Here to Read:  In Memoriam: Remembering Norbert Freedman, PhD, FIPA (1922 – 2011) By Joan Hoffenberg, PhD, FIPA on the CIPUSA website on Deccember 23, 2011.

Click Here to Read and Listen to: Oral History 2: Leaving Germany, 1940, as told by Norbert Freedman on the Pilcrow website on December 7, 2011. (more…)

Quote for Martin Luther King Day

Monday, January 18th, 2016

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”

Martin Luther King Jr

The march on Washington:

http://internationalpsychoanalysis.net/2013/08/14/march-on-washington-congress-commemorates-50th-anniversary/

Leon Hoffman’s Presentation to BoPS on AIP

Monday, January 18th, 2016
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 Dear Members of the Board on Professional Standards
As the Chair of the Committee on the Accreditation of Free Standing Institutes (CAFI), it is   my pleasure and honor to present to you the American Institute of Psychoanalysis, the AIP or as it is commonly known “the Horney.” Both the AIP and CAFI have together gone through many years of interaction, some rocky and some harmonious.

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What I’ve learned from my years on the couch

Friday, January 15th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: What I’ve learned from my years on the couch by Damon Linker on The Week website on January 15, 2016.

Consciousness Is Not Mysterious

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Consciousness

Click Here to Read: Consciousness Is Not Mysterious: It’s just the brain describing itself—to itself by
Michael Graziano in the Atlantic Monthly on January 12, 2016.

The Killing Compartments: The Mentality of Mass Murder

Monday, January 11th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Killing Compartments: The Mentality of Mass Murder by Abram de Swaan, Review by Kelly McFall on the New Books in Psychoanalysis website on Januart 11, 2016.

5 Reasons Why Psychoanalysis Is One of The Best Treatments For Early Childhood Trauma

Friday, January 8th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  5 Reasons Why Psychoanalysis Is One of The Best Treatments For Early Childhood Trauma By Mihaela Bernard, MA, LCPC on her Practical Psychoanalysis website on July 9, 2015.

History Friday: Jacob Burckhardt

Friday, January 1st, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Jacob Burckhardt on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Jakob Burckhardt: Cultural history on the age of the sage website.

Click Here to Read: Jacob Burckhardt: The Renaissance revisited: Jacob Burckhardt rediscovered the Renaissance for the 19th century, viewing it shockingly as the dark and turbulent origin of modernity. Jonathan Jones hails his classic of cultural history on the Guardian website on July 9, 2010.

Click Here to Read The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy by Jacob Burckhardt on the Gutenberg.org website. (more…)

Writer’s Wednesday: Bernard Malamud

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Bernard Malamud on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Interviews: Bernard Malamud, The Art of Fiction No. 52 Interviewed by Daniel Stern in the Paris Review in the Spring 1975 #61 Issue.

Click Here to Read: Bernard Malamud Biography on the World Encyclopedia of Biography Website.

Click Here to Read: With Greatest of Ease: Revoew of The Natural By Bernard Malamud Reviewed by Harry Sylvester in The New York Times on August 26, 1952. (more…)

Available Now for PreOrder from IPBooks: Introduction to Child, Adolescent, and Adult Development: A Psychoanalytic Perspective for Students And Professionals by Ivan Sherick

Sunday, December 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Preorder:  Introduction to Child, Adolescent, and Adult Development: A Psychoanalytic Perspective for Students And Professionals by Ivan Sherick. Your copy will be mailed in approximately 3 weeks.

Introduction to Child, Adolescent, and Adult Development: A Psychoanalytic Perspective for Students And Professionals” is about how the mind develops over the entire lifespan, from infancy to old age.  It explains psychoanalytic concepts in terms that make the concepts accessible and available to all. While the focus is on normal development over the lifespan, the book touches upon deviant development when such outcomes can be easily understood in the context of normality. Recommended readings are included at the end.

Ivan Sherick, Ph.D. is a psychoanalyst trained to see people of all ages.  He is in private practice in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  He was trained in child/adolescent psychoanalysis at The Hampstead Clinic in London, England, under Miss Anna Freud’s direction.  He later completed adult psychoanalytic training at The Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute.  He is a Supervising Child/Adolescent Analyst at The Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute.  Dr.Sherick is a supervisor of psychodynamic psychotherapy in the Department of Psychiatry, the University of Michigan.  He formerly supervised post-doctoral Psychology students in psychodynamic psychotherapy at the Psychological Clinic of the University of Michigan.  He was the Child Developmental Director of Allen Creek Preschool in Ann Arbor, MI, a founding member school of the Alliance of Psychoanalytic Schools.

The Most Important Psychology Story Of 2015: Do No Harm Means Do No Harm

Sunday, December 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  The Most Important Psychology Story Of 2015: Do No Harm Means Do No Harm by Todd Essig on the Forbes Magazine website on December 26, 2015.

Hebrew University Scientists Use Computational Neuroscience to Unravel Brain’s Mysteries

Saturday, December 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Hebrew University Scientists Use Computational Neuroscience to Unravel Brain’s Mysteries
on the Health Canal website on December 24, 2015.

Remembering Jim Hall

Monday, December 21st, 2015

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Click Here to View: Remembering Jim Hall on YouTube.

Psychology Sunday: Joseph LeDoux

Sunday, December 20th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Joseph E. LeDoux on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Joseph LeDoux: Memory and Emotion on the NYU CNS website.

Click Here to Read and View:  Interview with Joseph LeDoux on the Big Think Website.

Click Here to Read:  Q+A with Joseph LeDoux By Brian Bergstein on the Technology Review website on June 17, 2014.

Click Here to Read: A Neuroscientist Argues That Everybody Is Misunderstanding Fear and Anxiety By Casey Schwartz on the Science of Us website on July 23, 2015. (more…)