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Magical Thinking: Fears of the Dark and What Lurks Under the Bed

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Magical Thinking: Fears of the Dark and What Lurks Under the Bed by Kerry Maalwista in the Huffington Post on September 30, 2013.

Some Psychoanalytic Reflections on Thomas Mann’s Death in Venice

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers, Plays

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Click Here to Read:  Some Psychoanalytic Reflections on Thomas Mann’s  Death in Venice by Gerald J. Gargiulo.

This paper is previously unpublished.

Letter from Susan G. Lazar re: Psychiatric Care Insurance Article

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Letters To Editors

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Click Here to Read:  Lacking Rules, Insurers Balk at Paying for Intensive Psychiatric Care by Reed Abelson in The New York Times on this website.

Letter by Susan G. Lazar:

In disagreement with Reed Abelson’s defense of insurance company violations of the Mental Health Parity Act prohibiting discrimination in benefits for psychiatric illness: “Unlike some physical ailments for which Read the rest of this post »

Review of the Movie All Things Fair, Reviewed by Selma Duckler

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:   Review of the Movie All Things Fair, Reviewed by Selma Duckler.

Let’s Get Personal: Obamacare Really Is Good For The Young And Healthy

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Let’s Get Personal: Obamacare Really Is Good For The Young And Healthy by Todd Essig on the Forbes Magazine website on Sepmember 29, 2013 .

‘Freud’s Permanent Revolution’: An Exchange Adolf Gruenbaum, reply by Thomas Nagel

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  ‘Freud’s Permanent Revolution’: An Exchange Adolf Gruenbaum, reply by Thomas Nagel on the New York Review of Books Website on August 11, 1994.l

Aby Warburg: Art, Neuroscience, and Psychoanalysis at the Helix Center

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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The Helix Center of NYPSI, la Fondation Agalma – Genève
& the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York

invite you to Aby Warburg: Art, Neuroscience, and Psychoanalysis a symposium to be held on
Saturday, October 12th and Sunday, October 13th, 2013
at the Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium
of New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
247 East 82nd Street
New York, NY 10028 Read the rest of this post »

The Internet & your Adolescent with William H. Braun at NYPSI

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
CHILD & ADOLESCENT ANALYSIS DIVISION
DIALOGUES ON CHILDHOOD
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 8 – 9:15 p.m.

The Internet & your Adolescent William H. Braun, Psy.D. Read the rest of this post »

Iran’s Rouhani on Holocaust: ‘A massacre that cannot be denied’

Posted September 29th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Iran’s Rouhani on Holocaust: ‘A massacre that cannot be denied’ By Andrea Mitchell and Tracy Connor on the  NBC News on September 252013,

Psychotherapy’s Image Problem

Posted September 29th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Psychotherapy’s Image Problem By Brandon A. Gaudiano in The New York Times on September 29, 2013.

The politics of cultural destruction: The Rape of Europa

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read: The politics of cultural destruction: The Rape of Europa By Nancy Hanover   on the World Socialist Web Site on September 27, 2013.

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Self-Portrait as a Soldier (1915). His work was labelled “degenerate” in 1933. In 1937 the Nazis sold or destroyed 600 of his paintings. His first solo show in the US took place at the Detroit Institute of Arts in 1937. He committed suicide in 1938.

‘Try to make a life': 92-year-old Holocaust survivor moves back to Berlin

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  ‘Try to make a life': 92-year-old Holocaust survivor moves back to Berlin by Don Snyder on the NBC News website on September 28, 2013.

Margot Friedlander reads her memoir in her Berlin apartment.

The id, ego and Freud

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  The id, ego and Freud by Anusha Narain on The Hindu website on September 26, 2013.

Lacking Rules, Insurers Balk at Paying for Intensive Psychiatric Care

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Lacking Rules, Insurers Balk at Paying for Intensive Psychiatric Care  By Reed Abelson in The New York Times on  September 27, 2013.

Cathy Morelli, right, with her daughter Melissa. Their insurer ultimately was forced to pay for the mental health care for Melissa that it initially denied.

 

No, Science Doesn’t Have All the Answers

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Science News

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Click Here to View: No, Science Doesn’t Have All the Answers by  Leon Wieseltier  on the New Republic Magazine website on August 7, 2013.

A History of Violence

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  A History of Violence by Steven Pinker on the new Republic Magazine website on March 19, 2007.

Understanding anxiety and mental health stigma

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Understanding anxiety and mental health stigma. On the one hand, anxiety is a serious and debilitating disorder. On the other, it can be a useful evolutionary response to threat. Understanding how anxiety works might help to destigmatise mental health issues by Pete Etchells on the Guardian website on September 27, 2013.

 

‘A different person': Personality change often brain injury’s hidden toll

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Science News

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Click Here to Read and View:  ‘A different person': Personality change often brain injury’s hidden toll by Bill Briggs on the NBC New Website on September 28, 2013,

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China Diary by Janet Bachant

Posted September 28th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: China, Wuhan

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Click Here to Read:  China Diary By Janet Bachant.


Wuhan, China

 

Philosophy Thursday: Wittgenstein

Posted September 27th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read: Wittgenstein and Freud:  Philosophical Method vs.  Psychoanalysis from the Practical Philosophy Journal of Society for Philosophy.

Click Here to Read:  The Myth of Psychoanalysis: Wittgenstein Contra Freud
By Steve Hoenisch on the Criticism.con website on  February 21, 2006.

Click Here to Read: Wittgenstein on the “Charm” of Psychoanalysis by Jeffrey L. Geller in the Philosophy Research Archives of Pembroke State University.