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How Meditation Might Boost Your Test Scores

Posted April 5th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: How Meditation Might Boost Your Test Scores By Jan Hoffman  in The New York Times on April 3, 2013.

 

Yom HaShoah Program at YIVO Sold Out

Posted April 5th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements
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SUNDAY 7 APRIL 2013 | 1:00PM / 3:00PM
Yom HaShoah Program commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
David Engel (NYU), Robert Shapiro (Brooklyn College)
FILM SCREENING / ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
 
Please make sure to check in at least 15 minutes before each program begins (12:45pm for the 1:00pm program, 2:45pm for the 3:00pm program), otherwise your seat may be forfeited
1:00pmSOLD OUT! - Chronicle of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising According to Marek Edelman (1994, Polish with English subtitles) Read the rest of this post »

Inter-subjectivity and Inter-being: A Psychoanalytic and Buddhist Approach to Relationship with Pilar Jennings at Columbia University

Posted April 5th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

We are pleased to invite you to a talk by Pilar Jennings:

Inter-subjectivity and Inter-being: A Psychoanalytic and Buddhist Approach to Relationship

Thursday, April 11th, 6:00 – 7:30pm
Davis Auditorium, Shapiro CEPSR Building, Columbia University Read the rest of this post »

‘Photography and the American Civil War’

Posted April 5th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Click Here to View: ‘Photography and the American Civil War’:  Photographs in The New York Times on April 4, 2013.

“A Burial Party, Cold Harbor, Virginia, April 1865” by John Reekie.

 

Should Kids Pick Their Own Punishments?

Posted April 5th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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DellAntonia-thumbStandardClick Here to Read: Should Kids Pick Their Own Punishments? by Bruce Feller and KJ Dell’Antonia  in The New York Times on  April 4, 2013.

Bruce Feller and KJ Dell’Antonia

Festival’s Resurgence Has Chinese Sending Manna to the Heavens

Posted April 5th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: China

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Click Here to Read: Festival’s Resurgence Has Chinese Sending Manna to the Heavens By Dan Levin in The New York Times on April 4, 2013.

Qingming, a day of honoring ancestors, has grown more popular since the Chinese government reinstated it as a holiday in 2008.

The Film “The Rules of the Game” with Discussion by George Mandelbaum at NYPSI

Posted April 5th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Movies

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CALENDAR / EVENT LISTING
When: Thursday, May 16, 2013
7:00 pm

What: New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute and Friends of the Abraham A. Brill Library present a film screening and discussion of Jean Renoir’s 1939 classic The Rules of the Game (La Règle du jeu) with George Mandelbaum.

Dr. Mandelbaum will examine the structure of The Rules of the Game through reference to the psychoanalytic concept of the “Primal Scene” and will examine the character’s interactions in the film as well as its value. Read the rest of this post »

When It Never Gets Easier to Say Goodbye

Posted April 4th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: When It Never Gets Easier to Say Goodbye by Elizabeth Bernstein on The Wall Street Journal  Website on September 18, 2012.

Are adults who experience separation anxiety the same people who experienced it as children? Elizabeth Bernstein has answers on Lunch Break.

Dementia Care Cost Is Projected to Double by 2040

Posted April 4th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Dementia Care Cost Is Projected to Double by 2040 By Pam Bwlluck in The New York Times on April 3, 2013.

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale offers a program that operates when Alzheimer’s and dementia patients are at their most active – the middle of the night.

 

Freud Would Build an App for That

Posted April 4th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Freud Would Build an App for That: Bringing Modern Tech to an Analog Practice  by Melissa Thompson on the Huffington Post website on April 03,  2013.

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Accident of Hope: The Therapy Tapes of Anne Sexton with author Dawn Skorczewski at NYPSI

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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CALENDAR / EVENT LISTING
When: Friday, May 17, 2013, 7:30 pm

What:
New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute and Friends of the Abraham A. Brill Library present a reading and discussion of the revealing An Accident of Hope: The Therapy Tapes of Anne Sexton with author Dawn Skorczewski. Read the rest of this post »

China on the Mind by Christopher Bollas, Reviewed by Henry J. Friedman

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: China on the Mind by Christopher Bollas, Reviewed by Henry Friedman.

Why Innovators Get Better With Age

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Why Innovators Get Better With Age By Tom Agan In The New York Times on March 30, 2013.

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Obama to Unveil Initiative to Map the Human Brain

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Obama to Unveil Initiative to Map the Human Brain By John Markoff and James Gorman in The New York Times on April 2, 2013.

Cori Bargmann of Rockefeller University will help lead a study of the brain in action.

Diagnosis: Human

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Diagnosis: Human By Ted Gup in The New York Times on April 2, 2013.

How Americans Lost the Right to Counsel, 50 Years After ‘Gideon’

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: How Americans Lost the Right to Counsel, 50 Years After ‘Gideon’ by Andrew Cohenmar on the Atlantic website  on March 13 2013.

Two Posts on Parents and Children from Kenneth Barish

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: What Science Can Teach Us About Being Better Parents — And What It Can’t by Kenneth Barish on the Huffington Post website on March 01, 2013.

Click Here to Read:  How to Get Your Child to Talk to You 9 ways to engage children in meaningful dialogue By Kenneth Barish, Ph.D. on the Parents website.

 

Why Not Apologizing Makes You Feel Better

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, General News

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Click Here to Listen To: Why Not Apologizing Makes You Feel Better by Shankar Vedantam on the NPR website on April 01, 2013.

Illustration by NPR

Understanding Lincoln: An interview with historian Allen Guelzo

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Understanding Lincoln: An interview with historian Allen Guelzo on World Socialist Website on April 3, 2013.

Allen Guelzo in his office

Kickstarter Project Turns Sigmund Freud’s Handwriting Into a Computer Font

Posted April 3rd, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Kickstarter Project Turns Sigmund Freud’s Handwriting Into a Computer Font by Daniel Vahab on the Huffington Post website on March 1, 2013.