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The dopamine side(s) of depression

Posted December 21st, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News






Click Here to Read:  The dopamine side(s) of depression By Scicurious on the  Scientific American bkog website on December 17, 2012.

Guns and the Limits of Shame

Posted December 21st, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News




Click Here to Read:   Guns and the Limits of Shame possted by Jon Lee Anderson on the New Yorker Blgo website on December 16, 2012.

Lack of funding, stigma stymies mental health care

Posted December 20th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News




Click Here to View:   Lack of funding, stigma stymies mental health care
Although one in 17 Americans live with a serious mental illness, fewer than one-third receive professional treatment by Ron Mott on the NBC website on December 20, 2012.

Listening to Scrooge

Posted December 20th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized





 

Click Here to Download:  Listening to Scrooge by Stephen Grosz, A Book Available for Download for the Amazon Kindle.

Click Here to Download:  Listening to Scrooge by Stephen Grosz, A Book Available for Download on the iTunes website for iPad and iPhone.

Psychoanalytic Theory Sigmund Freud

Posted December 20th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video




Click Here to View:  Psychoanalytic Theory Sigmund Freud by Kamarina Tajuddin  on the Slide Share website on December 13, 2012.

Details are a distraction in Newtown killings

Posted December 20th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

Click Here to Read:   Details are a distraction in Newtown killings By Juliette Kayyem in the Boston Globe on  December 20, 2012,

Neuroscience: The extraordinary ease of ordinal series fMRI study reveals that learned sequences activate less brain activity when shown in the right order

Posted December 20th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read:  Neuroscience: The extraordinary ease of ordinal series fMRI study reveals that learned sequences activate less brain activity when shown in the right order on the Eureka  Press Release website.

 

The Other Kindertransport: As Nazis Closed In, 150 Teens Improbably Found Freedom

Posted December 20th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The Other Kindertransport: As Nazis Closed In, 150 Teens Improbably Found Freedom By Sarah Wildman in The Jewish Daily website on December 19, 2012.

A Reunion Postponed: Judit Shaked left Czechoslovakia for Denmark in 1939. Recently, she reunited with some of the survivors of the second kindertransport.


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Ravi Shankar, acclaimed Indian musician, dies at 92

Posted December 20th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music




Click Here to Read: Ravi Shankar, acclaimed Indian musician, dies at 92 By Kapila Fernando and K. Ratnayake and Peter Symonds  on the World Socialist Website on December 20, 2012.

Letter to Times Literary Supplement by Arnold Goldberg

Posted December 19th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Letters To Editors

Psychoanalysis: Letter to Times Literary Supplement by Arnold Goldberg
on  December 14, 2012.

Sir, – Andrew Scull’s review of After Freud Left: A century of psychoanalysis in America, edited by John Burnham (November 23), begins with a reference to Freud’s “suicide” and ends with the statement that psychoanalysis has “essentially collapsed”. Most students of the history of psychoanalysis learn Read the rest of this post »

On the Road, With Their Baggage ‘The Guilt Trip,’ With Barbra Streisand and Seth Rogen

Posted December 19th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

Click Here to Read:  On the Road, With Their Baggage:  ‘The Guilt Trip,’ With Barbra Streisand and Seth Rogen by Stephen Holden in The New York Times on December 18, 2012.

 

Discussion Group on Loneliness and Alonenes at the APsaA Meeting

Posted December 19th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

We invite you to our Jan. 17, 2013 Discussion Group on loneliness and aloneness at the Waldorf Astoria, NYC. The psychoanalytic literature provides many theories about loneliness. Dr. Arthur Lynch will present a clinical case of a psychoanalytic patient who suffered with painful loneliness. How Dr. Lynch recognized and understood his patient’s loneliness and the defenses that kept it in place, will be highlighted. The participants in the course of the discussion will Read the rest of this post »

Newtown: Why Healing Should Still Trump Policy

Posted December 18th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

 




Click Here to Read:  Newtown: Why Healing Should Still Trump Policy by Todd Essig on the Forbes Magazine website on December 17, 2012.

Chaplin: A Life by Stephen Weissman Covers

Posted December 18th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Movies








Click Here to View:  Chaplin:  A Life by Stephen Weissman  Covers of US and  Foreign Editions.

The Art from the Edge

Posted December 18th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to View:  The Art from the Edge website.

“Woman with Flowing Hair (Moods)”
By Matt Vaillette

 

 

 

The Anxiety of the Long-Distance Meditator

Posted December 18th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News






Click Here to Read:   The Anxiety of the Long-Distance Meditator By Jeff Warren in The New York Times on  December 17, 2012.

CAPA Dim Sum Lunch & Discussion Groups

Posted December 18th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, China
































Woody Guthrie Centenary 1912- 2012

Posted December 17th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Guthrie Centenary








Click Here to View:  Video of Woody Guthrie performing his  ”Ranger’s Command,” in 1945 on YouTube.

Poem by Megan Baer McKamy – social worker from Topeka Kansas

Posted December 17th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News, Poetry

Pops from big kid roman candles cut across the time zones
narratives of personal surface burn and itchy imbedded metal scraps
sparklers tested by tiny fingers consequences of curiosity about what happens
when something gets too close or we…
get too close to something Read the rest of this post »

‘I Am Adam Lanza’s Mother’

Posted December 17th, 2012 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Thinking the Unthinkable an article   that originally appeared in the Blue Review by Liza Long reprinted  on The Anarchist Soccer Mom website with Comments by Others.

Click Here to Read:  A Joint Statement from Sarah and Liza with Comments by Others on The Anarchist Soccer Mom website.

Click Here to Read:  Another Reprinting of the Liza Long article on the in Huffington Post with Comments from a broad spectrum of readers.