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Social Media 101 for Mental Health Professionals with Kimberly L.B. Grocher, LCSW at CFS

Posted February 29th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

Social Media 101 for Mental Health Professionals
One-Session Program (2 Contact Hours)
Presenter: Kimberly L.B. Grocher, LCSW
Dates: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: Mt. Sinai, Goldwurm Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 98th St., NYC

This workshop will provide a basic overview of social media and its implications on mental health professions. Participants will be provided with instruction on using social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Read the rest of this post »

Movies Monday: Reviews of Oscar-Winning Films

Posted February 29th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Read: Mad Max: Fury Road: Depression’s Wasteland: Tyrants That Take Over The Mind By Sandra E.Cohen, Ph.D. (Image from the Coming Soon website).

Click Here to Read: Room: How Does Therapy Find Words For Wordless Trauma? Reviewed By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read: SPOTLIGHT: Breaking The Cult Of Secrecy Surrounding Sexual Abuse: Someone To Finally Listen Reviewed by Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D. Read the rest of this post »

Review of Myths of Mighty Women

Posted February 29th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Review of Myths of Mighty Women : Their Application in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy edited by Arlene Kramer Richards and Lucille Spira, Reviewed by Bonnie Kaufman in the Bullitin of the Association for Psychoanalytic for Medicine.  February 20, 2016 21:49:20.

This Day in Jewish History 1616: Leaders of anti-Jewish Riot Are Executed in Germany

Posted February 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: This Day in Jewish History 1616: Leaders of anti-Jewish Riot Are Executed in Germany
The Fettmilch Uprising targeted the town leaders, for milking the people – in collusion with the Jews, they thought by David B. Green on the Ha’retz website on February 28, 2016.

 

Victor Klemperer: “I am German, the Others Are Un-German”

Posted February 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Victor Klemperer: “I am German, the Others Are Un-German”: The Nazis made Victor Klemperer’s life a living hell. Baptized Christian but of Jewish descent, Hitler’s henchmen labeled him “un-German.” In a bizarre twist of fate, Klemperer could essentially thank a catastrophe — the bombing of Dresden sixty years ago — for saving him from the terror of the Nazi regime on the Spiegel Online website on February 11, 2005.

Image of Victor Klemperer from the zakhor-online.com website

Psychology Sunday: Marvin Hyman

Posted February 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here to Read:  When Psychoanalysis Becomes Illegal by Marvin Hyman Ph.D. on the Academy Projects.org website.

Click Here to Read:  Resolution of Inner Conflict: An Introduction to Psychoanalytic Therapy, Second Edition
By Frank Auld, PhD, Marvin Hyman, PhD, and Donald Rudzinski, PhD on the American Psychological Association website. Read the rest of this post »

Response to Wilenbring Article on Addiction by Lance Dodes

Posted February 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Letters To Editors

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Click Here to Read: Response to Wilenbring Article on Addiction by Lance Dodes

(Lance Dodes’s photo by  Zachary Dodes from the NPR website)

The Martian: Trauma Of Abandonment: Fierce Self-Sufficiency Or Human Connection?

Posted February 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  The Martian: Trauma Of Abandonment: Fierce Self-Sufficiency Or Human Connection? By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

(Poster from the HD.net website)

A critique of Europe’s refugee policy: On the Berlinale’s Golden Bear for Fire at Sea

Posted February 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: A critique of Europe’s refugee policy: On the Berlinale’s Golden Bear for Fire at Sea
By Bernd Reinhardt on The World Socialist Web Site on February 27, 2016.

Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Implications for Clinical Practice

Posted February 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read:  Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Implications for Clinical Practice by Derald Wing Sue, Christina M. Capodilupo, Gina C. Torino, Jennifer M. Bucceri, Aisha M. B. Holder, Kevin L. Nadal, and Marta Esquilin, Teachers College, Columbia University in American Psychologist May–June 2007.

Image from Psychology Today.com

History Friday: Hugh Trevor-Roper

Posted February 26th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: History Friday

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Click Here to Read: Hugh Trevor-Roper on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Hugh Trevor-Roper, 89, Dies; Historian of Hitler’s Last Days By Paul Lewis in The New York Times on January 27, 2003.

Click Here to Read: Lord Dacre by Blair Wordern on the Guardian website on January 27 2003.

Click Here to Read: Hugh Trevor-Roper: the spy as historian, the historian as spy: A review of ‘The Secret World’, by Hugh Trevor-Roper. The future Lord Dacre’s early work for MI6 Read the rest of this post »

Bridge of Spies: A Standing Man: How Integrity Triumphs Over Fear

Posted February 26th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click here to Read: Bridge of Spies: A Standing Man: How Integrity Triumphs Over Fear By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Reviews of 2016 Academy Award Nominated Movies

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Mad Max: Fury Road: Depression’s Wasteland: Tyrants That Take Over The Mind By Sandra E.Cohen, Ph.D. (Image from the Coming Soon website).

Click Here to Read: STEVE JOBS: What Happens To A Baby When No One Says Hello? By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read: Room: How Does Therapy Find Words For Wordless Trauma? Reviewed By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read:  Review of the Movie The Big Short: The Dangers Of Living In Bubbles & Fooling Ourselves By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read: SPOTLIGHT: Breaking The Cult Of Secrecy Surrounding Sexual Abuse: Someone To Finally Listen Reviewed by Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read:  The Martian: Trauma Of Abandonment: Fierce Self-Sufficiency Or Human Connection? By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read:  Review of the movie Brooklyn by Selma Duckler.

Click Here to Read: Review of the Movie Anomalisa by Selma Duckler.

Click here to Read: Bridge of Spies: A Standing Man: How Integrity Triumphs Over Fear By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Click Here to Read: Staking A Claim On ‘Son Of Saul’ in the Jewish Week on February 10, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Son of Saul: The director and lead actor of the award-winning Holocaust film are two Jews who are passionate about their people and historyby Judy Gruen on the AISH. com website.

Click Here to Read: One Man’s Testimony: Review of the Movie Son of Saul, reviewed by Bennett Roth.

Click Here to Read: The Revenant: Are we all savages? (And Paolo Sorrentino’s Youth) By Joanne Laurier January 16, 2016.

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Interactive Photos of D Day sites

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Click Here to View: Interactive Photos of D Day sites then and now on the Interactive.Guim.co.uk Website.

White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh on the Wayne.edu website. (Image from the New Yorker.com website)

Mad Max: Fury Road: Depression’s Wasteland: Tyrants That Take Over The Mind

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Mad Max: Fury Road: Depression’s Wasteland: Tyrants That Take Over The Mind By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D. (Image from the Coming Soon website)

Work With Parents in Child Psychoanalytic Treatment: A Catalyst for Change with Ken Winarick at IPTAR

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

SAVE THE DATE IPTAR CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM (CAP) PRESENTS:
THE CHILD THERAPIST AT WORK
Work With Parents in Child Psychoanalytic Treatment: A Catalyst for Change
Ken Winarick, Ph.D., Monday, April 18th, 2016 at 8:00 P.M.
Location: IPTAR Conference Room,
1651 Third Avenue

When WQXR Hosted Harper Lee

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Books

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Click Here to Listen To: When WQXR Hosted Harper Lee in The Whole Note Newsletter of WQXR on February 24, 2016.

Harper Lee, New Yorker. (Public domain./Wikipedia Commons)

Philosophy Thursday: Benedetto Croce

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read: Benedetto Croce on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Croce’s Aesthetics on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: Croce in America: Influence, Misunderstanding, and Neglect by David D. Roberts From HUMANITAS, Volume VIII, No. 2, 1995 © National Humanities Institute.

Click Here to Read:  Benedetto Croce by Eugenio Montale in PN Review 6, Volume 5 Number 2, January – March 1979. Read the rest of this post »

This Day in Jewish History 1941

Posted February 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  This Day in Jewish History 1941: The Dutch Strike Against Nazi Abuses of Jews: Following the roundup of Jews, Amsterdam’s tram drivers went on strike – and were followed by the rest of the populace by David B. Green on the Ha’Aretz website on Februar 25, 2016.

A German motorcycle rider talking with a Dutch peasant woman, at an unknown location in Holland, May 24, 1940.AP