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Foreign Minister congratulates Chair of Lithuanian Jewish Community on receiving YIVO Community Service Award

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, General News

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Click Here to Read:  Foreign Minister congratulates Chair of Lithuanian Jewish Community on receiving YIVO Community Service Award on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania website on December 19, 2014.

The Use of the Analyst’s Feelings in Psychoanalytic Technique wtih Paul Geltner at AIP

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Established by Karen Horney in 1941
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065
(212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com
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Our Work Continues
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SCIENTIFIC MEETING
Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 8:00 PM
Paul Geltner

THE USE OF THE ANALYST’S FEELINGS IN PSYCHOANALYTIC TECHNIQUE

Although many contemporary analysts no longer view countertransference exclusively Read the rest of this post »

Money and the Psychotherapist with Joseph Cronin at MITPP

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

The Metropolitan Institute for Training in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy,
The Metropolitan Center for Mental Health and
The Metropolitan Society of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists
Invite you to a Scientific Meeting
Friday, February 6, 2015 – 7:30 PM * (please note earlier time)
MONEY AND THE PSYCHOTHERAPIST: FEE AND INCOME MATTERS
Presenter: Joseph Cronin, L.C.S.W.

The therapist’s fee is a fundamental part of day-to-day clinical practice. Setting and collecting the fee, establishing a contract that covers the handling Read the rest of this post »

Stephen Freud, the ‘forgotten’ brother of Lucian and Clement, dies aged 93

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Obituaries

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Click Here to Read:  Stephen Freud, the ‘forgotten’ brother of Lucian and Clement, dies aged 93: Less well-known sibling, who was also a grandson of Sigmund Freud, ran an ironmongery business and enjoyed horseracing By David Barrett on the Telegraph website on January 8, 2015.

tephen Freud, the brother of Lucian and Clement Freud, and grandson of Sigmund Freud, pictured at home in Chiswick, London in 2008 Photo: Oli Scarff/The Telegraph

Mark Greif’s Brilliant Contribution to the History of Ideas

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read: Mark Greif’s Brilliant Contribution to the History of Ideas
‘The Age of the Crisis of Man’ traces the fall and rise of individualist pragmatism in America By Adam Kirsch on the Tablet Website on January 8, 2015.

A job applicant, 1940. (NARA via Wikipedia)

Both Freud and Hoffman are Right: Anxious-Aggressive and Empathic Dimensions of Guilt

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Both Freud and Hoffman are Right: Anxious-Aggressive and Empathic Dimensions of Guilt by Itziar Etxebarria and Pedro Apodaca at Universidad del País Vasco (Spain).

Elsa Cayat: la psy de Charlie Hebdo assassinée

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Elsa Cayat : la psy de Charlie Hebdo assassinée. Eugénie Bastié avec la rédaction du Madame Figaro.fr Le 08 janvier 2015.

To Treat Depression, Drugs or Therapy?

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:  To Treat Depression, Drugs or Therapy? By Richard A.  Friedman, M.D. in The New York Times on January 8, 2015.

Gathering for NYC psychoanalytic candidates and friends

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Dear Candidate,

We are psychoanalytic candidates in New York City organizing events to bring together candidates from the city’s many schools and institutes. Our purpose is light hearted, and not especially earnest. The Center for Modern Psychoanalytic Studies has kindly offered to host our first event, a wine and cheese party on the night of Friday, January 30th, 7:30-10:30 at 16 West 10th Street, New York, NY 10011. We hope to pry you from a night’s reading on the depressive position, the un-locatable phallus, or the good or bad breast, to join us to share your war stories Read the rest of this post »

Philosophy Thursday: Denis Diderot

Posted January 8th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read: Denis Diderot on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Denis Diderot (1713—1784) on the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Click Here to Read: Denis Diderot and Science by Charles T. Wolfe on the Conversation website on October 5, 2013.

Click Here to Read:  Diderot effect on the Wikipedia website.

Click Here to Read:  Other posts on Philosophy Thursday on this website.

Writer’s Wednesday: Virginia Woolf

Posted January 7th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Writers Wednesday

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Click Here to Read: Virginia Woolf on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  The Unsaid: the Silence of Virginia Woolf By Hisham Matar in The Yorker on November 10, 2014.

Click Here to Read: Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf ebook on the Adelaide.edu website.

Click Here to Read:  Virginia Woolf meets Sigmund Freud on the Charleston website, Canvas Issue 18.

Click Here to Read:  Virginia Woolf and Psychology By Krista Chouinard on the Psychoanalysis and Modern Culture website. Read the rest of this post »

21st Annual Upstream Gallery Juried Small Works Show

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

UpstreamGallerySmallWorks21st Annual Upstream Gallery
JURIED SMALL WORKS SHOW
Jan. 8-Jan. 25, 2015
Reception Jan. 11, 2-5 PM

Upstream Gallery
8 Main St
Hastings on Hudson, NY 10706
914-674-8548
www.upstreamgallery.com

The Helix Center Winter 2015 Roundtables

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art, Music

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The Helix Center Winter 2015 Roundtables.

A Mutual Enlargement of Understanding

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: A Mutual Enlargement of Understanding by David Walsh on the Voegelin View website on February 11, 2011.

This essay is taken from Eric Voegelin and the Continental Tradition, edited by Lee Trepanier and Steven F. McGuire (University of Missouri Press, 2011) and appears here in four parts.

Click Here to Read: Heidegger: Thinking of Being on this website. Read the rest of this post »

New Books in Psychoanalysis for the week on January 6, 2015

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  New Books in Psychoanalysis for the week on January 6, 2015.

Inner Conflict in Freudian Theory

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: An excerpt from a chapter by Morris Eagle, entitled “Inner Conflict in Freudian Theory”, from the forthcoming book Psychoanalysis and Conflict: A Critical Reassessment edited by Morris Eagle, Chris Christian, and David Wolitzky in the Division/Review Journal on June 5, 2015.

Rakhmiel Peltz Appointed YIVO’s Inaugural Atran Visiting Professor of Yiddish Language and Linguistics

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Books

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Rakhmiel Peltz Appointed YIVO’s Inaugural Atran Visiting Professor of Yiddish Language and Linguistics

The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Rakhmiel Peltz as the inaugural Atran Visiting Professor of Yiddish Language and Linguistics.

Dr. Peltz, a specialist in the social history of Yiddish language and culture, is the Read the rest of this post »

The Pleasures and Perils of Fighting Among Ourselves

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read: The Pleasures and Perils of Fighting Among Ourselves: A polarized group becomes less effective as its members become more certain By Susan Kolod, Ph.D on the Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Action blog on the Psychology Today blogs on January 4, 2015.

Childhood Guilt, Adult Depression?

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Childhood Guilt, Adult Depression?: New research shows differences in the brains of kids who show excessive guilty behavior, which may put them at risk for a host of mood disorders later in life by Jenny Chen on The Atlantic website on January 5, 2015.

Meet the Enemy: It Is Us: On owning your aggression

Posted January 6th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Meet the Enemy: It Is Us: On owning your aggression  by Molly S. Castelloe, Ph.D. on her The We In Me blog on the Psychology Today blogs on January 5, 2015.

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