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Psychiatric bible’ tackles grief, binge eating, drinking

Posted May 23rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: ‘Psychiatric bible’ tackles grief, binge eating, drinking By Ashley Hayes on the CNN website on May 21, 2013.

Grief after the loss of a loved one may be considered major depression, according to the new psychiatric manua

Invitation to a Dialogue: Benefits of Talk Therapy

Posted May 23rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Letters To Editors

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Click Here to Read:  Invitation to a Dialogue: Benefits of Talk Therapy Letters to the Editor in The New York Times on  May 21, 2013.

Jeffrey Seinfeld’s Memorial Workshop / Lecture

Posted May 23rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Jeffrey Seinfeld’s Memorial Workshop/ Lecture – 6/9/13, Sunday, 10 am – 1 pm

Co-sponsored by St. John’s University’s Psychology Department and the Office of Postgraduate Professional Development Programs
Location: St. John’s University (Manhattan campus); 101 Murray Street; New York, NY 10007

Honoring the legacy of Jeff Seinfeld’s work on “bad objects,” “empty core,” and “negative therapeutic reaction”

Moving from the Prison of Pornography to the Freedom of Relatedness: Pornography Addiction and Its Object Relations Treatment – by Jack Schwartz, LCSW, PsyD, NCPsyA   Read the rest of this post »

Unexcited? There May Be a Pill for That

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click  Here to Read:  Unexcited? There May Be a Pill for That  By Daniel Bergner in The New York Times on  May 22, 2013.

San Francisco International Film Festival 2013—Part two, Let the Fire Burn and The East

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: San Francisco International Film Festival 2013—Part two, Let the Fire Burn and The East: The MOVE bombing in 1985 and present-day anarchism By Kevin Kearney on The World Socialist Web Site on May 22, 2013.3

Division Review Journal

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Papers

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Click Here to Read: Division Review Journal, the Spring 2013 Issue.

Should Artists Fear Psychoanalysis?

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:  Should Artists Fear  Psychoanalysis? by Robert Frashure in Psychology Tomorrow in the May 2013 Issue.

American Psycho(analysis)The damaging contradictions of author Bret Easton Ellis

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: American Psycho(analysis)The damaging contradictions of author Bret Easton Ellis by Mark O’Connell, L.C.S.W. on his Quite Queerly Exploring all things LGBT blog on the Psychology Today blogs.

Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis 2013 – 2014

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: Dialogues in Contemporary Psychoanalysis 2013 – 2014 at the San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis.

Mel Brooks may be a born cut-up, but he’s nobody’s fool

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Mel Brooks may be a born cut-up, but he’s nobody’s fool Posted by Judie Jacobson on the Jewish Ledger Connecticut Edition on May 1, 2013.

American Film Makers Today

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: American Film Makers Today by Dian G Smith on the Brooklsyn website.

Mathieu Amalric learns to stop worrying and embrace psychoanalysis in ‘Jimmy P’

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read: Mathieu Amalric learns to stop worrying and embrace psychoanalysis in ‘Jimmy P’  by Jill Lawless in the Washington Post  on May 21, 2013.

When school doesn’t feel safe, facing facts helps

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: When school doesn’t feel safe, facing facts helps By Maggie Fox on the  NBC News website on May 21, 2013.

Shrink wrapping

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Books

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Click Here to Read:  Shrink wrapping: A single book has come to dominate  psychiatry. That is dangerous in The Economist on May 18, 2013.

The Bombers’ World

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: The Bombers’ World by Christian Caryl in The New York Review of Books on June 6, 2013.

What Is Autism?

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  What Is Autism?: Review of The Autistic Brain: Thinking Across the Spectrum by Temple Grandin and Richard Panek, Reviewed by Jerome Groopman in The New York Review of Books on June 6, 2013.

 

Deconstructing Psychiatry’s Ever-Expanding Bible

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:   Deconstructing Psychiatry’s Ever-Expanding Bible:  Receiving a psychiatric diagnosis can be retraumatizing by Robert D. Stolorow, Ph.D. on his Feeling, Relating, Existing blog on the Psychology Today blogs on April 2, 2013.

Still Charting Memory’s Depths

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Still Charting Memory’s Depths by Claudia Dreifus in The New York Times on May 20, 2013.

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Brenda Milner’s work in the 1950s showed how memory is rooted in specific regions of the brain.

The Book Stops Here

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  The Book Stops Here By Richard A. Friedman, M.D. in The New York Times on May 20, 2013.

The Dark Side of Liberation

Posted May 21st, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read: The Dark Side of Liberation By Jennifer Sschuessler in The New York Times on May 20, 2013.

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Mary Louise Roberts has written “What Soldiers Do,” a book about sexual assaults by Americans fighting in France.