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Seriously—Do You Have Someone Else’s Conscience?

Posted February 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: Seriously—Do You Have Someone Else’s Conscience? If you were “taught” to be too hard on yourself, here’s what you need to do by Leon F Seltzer Ph.D. on his Evolution of the Self blog on the Psychology Today blogs on February 3, 2016.

Philosophy Thursday: Thomas Hobbes

Posted February 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read:  Thomas Hobbes on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Hobbes’s Moral and Political Philosophy on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website on February 12, 2002.

Click Here to Read: Thomas Hobbes on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website on March 11, 2009.

Click Here to Read: The Project Gutenberg EBook of Leviathan, by Thomas Hobbes on the Gutenberg.org website. Read the rest of this post »

A New Deal for Europe

Posted February 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: A New Deal for Europe by Thomas Piketty in The New York Review of Books on February 25, 2016 Issue.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande at a summit of the European Union, Brussels, February 2013

Intimate Portrait: Martin S. Bergmann, PhD

Posted February 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Intimate Portrait: Martin S. Bergmann, PhD By Sebastian Zimmerman, MD in the Psychiatric Times on October 08, 2012.

The Disembodied Self: Dysregulation and Feelings of Unreality with Sheldon Bach at IPTAR

Posted February 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

IPTAR and The New School For Social Research
Clinical Psychology Department Present the Norbert Freedman Memorial  Lecture
Honoring a Major Contributor to Psychoanalytic Technique
Sheldon Bach, PhD The Disembodied Self: Dysregulation and Feelings of Unreality
Introduction by Steven Ellman, PhD Sunday April 3, 2016 –
10:00–12:30CE: Approved for 2 Credits

IPTAR IS PROUD TO HONOR Dr. Bach  for his contributions to the treatment of narcissistic pathology and
sado-masochistic relationships, as well as his teaching and supervision of so many students throughout the years. Because of his dedication, we  can now conduct analyses with patients who used to be considered  unreachable. Dr. Bach has taught technique for over 50 years, teaching  us, “how to hold a patient in mind”, “how to enter the Read the rest of this post »

SPOTLIGHT: Breaking The Cult Of Secrecy Surrounding Sexual Abuse: Someone To Finally Listen By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Posted February 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

Spotlight

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

How Neurotic Manifestations of Psychic Determinism Inhibited an Opportunistic Business Partnership Presented by Jim Oher at IPTAR

Posted February 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

L.J.Gould Center for Systems-Psychoanalytic Studies
SAVE THE DATE: Monthly Systems-Psychoanalytic Case Conference, Wednesday, February 24, 2015
11:30am-1:00pm, IPTAR Conference room (TBA)

Jim Oher CSW, Psychoanalyst, Consultant to CEOs/Organizations
“How Neurotic Manifestations of Psychic Determinism Inhibited an Opportunistic Business Partnership”
Jim will share his experiences working with a privately held firm over the past year and show how

a) pivotal childhood experiences determined current behavior Read the rest of this post »

China releases incredible images of the moon’s surface

Posted February 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: China releases incredible images of the moon’s surface on the Fox News Science website on
February 02, 2016.

China’s Yutu moon rover (Chinese Academy of Sciences/China National Space Administration /The Science and Application Center for Moon and Deepspace Exploration/Emily Lakdawalla)

Writer’s Wednesday: André Acima

Posted February 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: André Acima on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: André Aciman: Alexandria on My Mind, Stanford Presidential Lectures on the Humanities and the Arts on the Prelectur Stanford website.

Click Here to Read: An Interview with André Acima on the Bookslut website in March 2007. Read the rest of this post »

A New Vision for Dreams of the Dying

Posted February 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: A New Vision for Dreams of the Dying By Jan Hoffman in The New York Times on February 2, 2016.

Lyrical Tuesday: Vienna by Billy Joel from Jane Hall

Posted February 2nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Lyrical Tuesdays

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Click Here to Read: Vienna by Billy Joel on Wikipedia.

Click Here to View:  Vienna By Billy Joel on YouTube with Lyrics on YouTube.

Click Here to View: Vienna By Billy Joel Live on YouTube.

When Norman Podhoretz Spent the Night With Allen Ginsberg

Posted February 2nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: When Norman Podhoretz Spent the Night With Allen Ginsberg: An excerpt from the new ‘Exit Right’ describes a tumultuous evening when the beatnik confronted the neocon By Daniel Oppenheimer on the Tablet Website on February 2, 2016.

EFFICACY OF PSYCHODYNAMIC THERAPY

Posted February 2nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:NPSAlogo EFFICACY OF PSYCHODYNAMIC THERAPY: Does psychoanalysis or psychodynamic therapy actually work? on the NPSA website.

‘The People v. O.J. Simpson,’ Seen This Time in Double Vision

Posted February 2nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Review: ‘The People v. O.J. Simpson,’ Seen This Time in Double Vision By James Poniewozik in The New York Times on February 1, 2016.

Cuba Gooding Jr., left, in “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.” CreditRay Mickshaw/FX

Treatment of a Violent Adolescent at MITPP

Posted February 2nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

THE METROPOLITAN INSTITUTE FOR TRAINING
IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY
160 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024 · (212) 496-2858
mitppnyc@aol.com · www.MITPP.org
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OPEN HOUSE LUNCHEON & CLINICAL PRESENTATION FOR THOSE CONSIDERING POSTGRADUATE TRAINING
Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 3:30 PM –5:00 PM
TREATMENT OF A VIOLENT ADOLESCENT: TRANSFORMING DEFIANCE INTO COLLABORATION

When 15 year-old Angela came to treatment she was physically attacking her peers, verbally assaulting authority figures and suffering from debilitating depression. Initially her engagement in treatment was reluctant and Read the rest of this post »

Why Do I Feel So Awkward?

Posted February 2nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Why Do I Feel So Awkward? The hit show ‘Hamilton’ reminds us that “awkward” can be an opportunity by David Braucher on the Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Action Blog on the Psychology Today blogs on  February 1, 2016.]

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Just One More Question

Posted February 2nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: Just One More Question By Steven Reisner in The New York Times on February2, 2016.

Martin BergmannCredit Mark Gerald, Ph.D

Sex differences in the brain: a whole body perspective

Posted February 1st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Sex differences in the brain: a whole body perspective by Geert J. de Vries* and Nancy G. Forger on the Biology of Sex Differences/ The Journal of Negative Results in BioMedicine website.

The Collected Works of Primo Levi

Posted February 1st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

PrimoLevi

Click Here to Read: The Collected Works of Primo Levi, Edited by Ann Goldstein (REVIEW) in the Algemeiner on
February 1, 2015.

Primo Levi. Photo: Wiki Commons.

How to Raise a Creative Child. Step One: Back Off

Posted February 1st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

CreativeChild

Click Here to Read: How to Raise a Creative Child. Step One: Back Off by Adam Grant in The New York Times on Janyuary 30, 2016.

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