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How Serge Poliakoff Predicted 60 Years of Painting

Posted April 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read: How Serge Poliakoff Predicted 60 Years of Painting by Rob Colvin on the HyperAllergic Website on April 27, 2016.

Installation view with Serge Poliakoff, “Composition Abstraite” (1957, left), oil on panel, 51 1/4 x 38 1/4 in, and Serge Poliakoff, “Bandes Colorées” (1937, right), gouache on paper, 15 x 7 3/4 in (photo by Brian Buckley, courtesy Cheim & Read)

Doublethinking Our Way to “Scientific” Legitimacy: The Desiccation of Human Experience by Irwin Z. Hoffman

Posted April 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Doublethinking Our Way to “Scientific” Legitimacy: The Desiccation of Human Experience by Irwin Z. Hoffman in the Joural of the American Psychoanalytic Association. 2009 57:1043-1968.

Philosophy Thursday: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling

Posted April 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling

Click Here to Read:  Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling on The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Von Schelling (1775-1854) on the Myths and Logos website.

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Schelling (1800): System of Transcendental Philosophy on the Marxists.org website. Read the rest of this post »

Master Clinical Case Conferences led by Distinguished London Kleinian Fellows at CFS and IPTAR

Posted April 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

The Contemporary Freudian Society and The Institute of Psychoanalytic Training and Research
are pleased to invite IPA Candidates to a series of Master Clinical Case Conferences
led by Distinguished London Kleinian Fellows

This program is coordinated by Susan Finkelstein and her family and marks the conclusion of the Understanding Primitive Mental States program in its present form. An ongoing study group in New York City dedicated to learning about and working with patients with primitive anxieties and defenses, UPMS has been developed by Susan Finkelstein and 17 other analysts over the past eight years. At each clinical case conference, a candidate from an IPA institute will present to a scholar. Conferences are open exclusively to Candidates of IPA NYC Institutes.

Conferences scheduled thus far:
Date: Friday, May 6, 2016
Time: 12:00-2:00pm
CHRIS MAWSON Read the rest of this post »

An Increase in the Suicide Rate

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

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Click Here to Read: An Increase in the Suicide Rate: Letters to the Editor in The New York Times on April 26, 2016.

Prince (1958-2016)

Posted April 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music, Obituaries

Prince

Click Here to Read: Prince (1958-2016) By Hiram Lee on the World Socialist Web Site on April 27, 2016.

Prince, Photo Credit: Scott Penner

Writer’s Wednesday: Sholem Aleichem

Posted April 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Writers Wednesday

SholemAleichem

Click Here to Read:  Sholem Aleichem on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Sholem Aleichem’s last appearance: Philadelphia, 100 years ago by Andrew Cassel on the Philly.com website on March 3, 2016.

Click Here to Read:  Sholem Aleichem and then some, Review of The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem by Jeffrey Dauber, Reviewed By Sheila Orysiek on the San Diego Jewish World Website on December 28, 2014. Read the rest of this post »

All in the Womb

Posted April 26th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Oral History

AllintheWomb

Click Here to Listen To: All in the Womb on the Radio BBC website on April 25, 2016,

Click Here to Read: Museum of Jewish Heritage: 17th Fanya Gottesfeld Heller Teachers’ Conference Tribute to Fanya Heller by Jacqueline Heller. Copyright © Jacqueline Heller, M.D All Rights Reserved

 

A Tribute to Fanya Gottesfeld-Heller by Jacqueline Heller

Posted April 26th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News, Oral History

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Click Here to Read:  A Tribute to Fanya Gottesfeld-Heller by Jacqueline Heller at Museum of Jewish Heritage November 7th, 2013.

by Jacqueline Heller, M.D.  LOS ANGELES
Copyright © 20015 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Screening of Psychoanalysis in El Barrio at IPTAR

Posted April 26th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

ElBarrioFilmIptar

Friday Night Papers features a screening of Psychoanalysis in El Barrio
Friday May 13th from 8:00 – 10:00PM, IPTAR, 1651 3rd Avenue, New York, NY 10128 Read the rest of this post »

For Police, a Playbook for Conflicts Involving Mental Illness

Posted April 26th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

PolicePlaybookmental

Click Here to Read: For Police, a Playbook for Conflicts Involving Mental Illness: In response to high-profile shootings of people with mental illness, police departments around the country are turning to crisis intervention training By Erica Goode in The New York Times on April 25, 2016.

Officers from Portland’s Behavioral Health Unit with an individual they interact with on a regular basis who was later taken to the hospital. Credit. Amanda Lucier for The New York Times

Finding True North: Coaching Millennials in Israel to locate their Leadership Vision and Voice with Limor Kaufman at IPTAR

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

L.J.Gould Center for Systems-Psychoanalytic Studies Monthly Systems-Psychoanalytic Case Conference
Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 11:30am-1:00pm
LOCATION: IPTAR East Conference room, 1651 Third Avenue – Suite 201, bet East 92nd & 93rd Streets
closest subways 4/5 to 86th or 6 to 96th street
Limor Kaufman, Ph.D., Coach, Psychoanalyst, Consultant
Finding True North: Coaching Millennials in Israel to locate their Leadership Vision and Voice

A psychoanalyst, coach and consultant specializing in leadership development, Limor will share her experience and tools in designing and leading a vision workshop for millennials in a leadership institute in Israel. In this case conference,

Limor will:

Identify and define a vision statement.
Demonstrate how to design a vision writing workshop. Read the rest of this post »

Movies Monday: 10 Greatest Psychological Movies

Posted April 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

Marlon-Brando

Click Here to Read: 10 Greatest Psychological Movies By Gerald Schoenewolf, Ph.D. on his Psychology Now blog on the Psych Central Website.

How to Succeed on Broadway!

Posted April 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Plays

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Click Here to Read: How to Succeed on Broadway! Why is Arthur Miller one of the most lauded American playwrights—and one of the most vilified? By Alisa Solomon in The Nation on April 20, 2016.

Click Here to Read:  “Attention Must Be Paid”: Death of a Salesman’s Counter-Adapted Yiddish Homecoming by
Debra Caplan. Read the rest of this post »

Sigmund Freud Opens a Psychiatric Office in Vienna

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

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Click Here to Read:  This Day in Jewish History 1886: Sigmund Freud Opens a Psychiatric Office in Vienna. At first, the father of psychoanalysis was so frustrated by his lack of clients that he considered moving to New York by David B. Green on the Haaretz website on April 24, 2016.

Sigmund Freud and his daughter Anna. Credit: Corbis

Invest in Mental Health

Posted April 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Letters To Editors

mental-health

Click Here to Read: Invest in Mental Health Letters to the Editor in The New York Times on April 22, 2016.

China and Russia Revisited

Posted April 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: China and Russia Revisited by Jeffrey Wasserstrom on the Dissent website on April 23, 2016.

Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping at the 2015 BRICS summit (Wikimedia Commons)

Selected Papers by Psychoanalysts from IPBooks

Posted April 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

IPBooks

In Production:

Click Here to Read:  Building Bridges: Selected Papers by Helen Gediman.

Click Here to Read: Chimeras and Other Writings: Selected Papers by Sheldon Bach.

Click Here to Read: Psychoanalysis: Perspectives on a Thought Collective:  Selected Papers by Arnold D. Richards, Volume 2.

Click Here to Read: The Paripatetic Psychoanalyst:  Selected Papers  by Arnold D. Richards, Volume 3.

Also coming soon:  The selected papers of: Arnold Goldberg, Milton Horowitz, John Kafka.

In Print now:

Click Here to Purchase: Psychoanalysis: Perspectives on a Thought Collective More Selected papers by Arnold Richards, Volume 2

Click Here to Purchase: Psychoanalysis: Listening to Understand: Selected Papers by Arlene Kramer Richards.

Click Here to Purchase: Applied Psychoanalysis: Explorations and Excursions: Selected Papers of David Werman.

Israel: Holocaust Survivor Reunited with Family Who Saved Her

Posted April 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

HolocaustReunion

Click Here to View: Israel: Holocaust Survivor Reunited with Family Who Saved Her on You Tube.

A concert of relative rarities by American composer Aaron Copland

Posted April 23rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music

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Click Here to Read: A concert of relative rarities by American composer Aaron Copland By Fred Mazelis on the World Socialist Web Site on April 23, 2016.

Aaron Copland in 1962