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The Blow-It-All-Up Billionaires

Posted March 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  The Blow-It-All-Up Billionaires:  When politicians take money from megadonors, there are strings attached. But with the reclusive duo who propelled Trump into the White House, there’s a fuse by Vicky Ward on the Huffington Post website on March 12, 2017.

Psychology Sunday: Irving Gottesman

Posted March 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

Click Here to Read: Irving Gottesman on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Irving Gottesman, Pioneering Psychologist on Schizophrenia, Dies at 85 By Erica Goode in The New York Times on July 6, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Review of Schizophrenia Genesis: The Origins of Madness. By Irving I. Gottesman (with the assistance of Dorothea L. Wolfgram), reviewed F. Vogel in Am. J. Hum. Genet. 48:1218, 1991. Read the rest of this post »

Camille Paglia on Jews and Feminism

Posted March 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books


Click Here to Read:
Camille Paglia on Jews and Feminism: A dialogue with Adam Kirsch, about her new collection ‘Free Women, Free Men’ By Adam Kirsch on the Tablet Website on March 15, 2017.

The hygge of psychoanalytic psychotherapy

Posted March 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The hygge of psychoanalytic psychotherapy: by Jessica Yakeley on the Oupblog website on March 16, 2017.

Hungary’s Ugly State-Sponsored Holocaust Revisionism

Posted March 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Hungary’s Ugly State-Sponsored Holocaust Revisionism: Does it matter if a country consciously lies about its past? An excerpt from the new book, ‘The End of Europe.’ By James Kirchick on the Tablet Website on March 13, 2017.

The winners will be those who can better understand the past, and who can come to the right conclusions more swiftly and more courageously. —Viktor Orbán, Hungarian prime minister, July 25, 2015

The Peter Blos Fellowship in Psychoanalysis

Posted March 18th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Click Here to Read: Flyer for the Peter Blog Fellowship.

We would like to let you know about an exciting new opportunity for those interested in Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis. The Peter Blos Fellowship in Psychoanalysis offers an interesting 2 year educational program for eligible applicants. Please find a detailed description regarding content, as well as stipend, in the flyer attached.

Please feel free to let potential prospective applicants know about this opportunity and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

nypsi
The New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute

THE PETER BLOS CLINICAL FELLOWSHIP IN PSYCHOANALYSIS

The Child and Adolescent Analysis Division at the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute is offering a two-year Clinical Fellowship in Psychoanalysis available through the Peter Blos bequest. In keeping with the Foundation’s mission of advancing the understanding of adolescence, adolescents and their parents, and in Read the rest of this post »

Society Saturday: Seattle Psychoanalytic Society and Institute

Posted March 18th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Society Saturday

Click Here to Read: Seattle Psychoanalytic Society and Institute website.

Click Here to Read:  Other Posts on Society Saturday on this website.

Two Central Clinical Issues; The Unconscious, Fixation and Regression

Posted March 17th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read: Part Two: Two Central Clinical Issues; The Unconscious, Fixation and Regression by Ahmed Fayek on his blog on March 16, 2017.

Joseph Nicolosi, Advocate of Conversion Therapy for Gays, Dies at 70

Posted March 17th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Obituaries

Click Here to Read: Joseph Nicolosi, Advocate of Conversion Therapy for Gays, Dies at 70 by Richard Sandomir in The New York Times on March 16, 2016.

The Scientific Standing of Psychoanalysis with Mark Solms, Ph.D. at NYPSI

Posted March 17th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

The Scientific Standing of Psychoanalysis: Presenter: Mark Solms, Ph.D.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 10 am, The Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium, 247 E. 82nd Street, NYC

Free and open to the public, RSVP is appreciated but not required; first come, first-seated
To register, click HERE, visit nypsi.org, or call 212.879.6900

This presentation will take stock of the current scientific standing of psychoanalysis, both in terms of its theoretical claims about the human mind and in terms of its clinical claims about the efficacy and mode of action of psychoanalytic treatments. The presentation will be aimed at informing and updating the general membership about these basic issues; it is not a specialist ‘research’ presentation. Read the rest of this post »

“Essential Components of Couple Psychotherapy from an Object Relations Perspective” With Molly Ludlam at CFS

Posted March 17th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Co-Sponsored by the Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society and Contemporary Psychoanalytic Couple Psychotherapy of New York

Couple Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: “Essential Components of Couple Psychotherapy from an Object Relations Perspective”
One-Session Program (5 Contact Hours), Presenter: Molly Ludlam, MA, Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017, Time: 10:00am-4:00 pm, Location: Mt. Sinai, Goldwurm Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 98th St., NYC

Molly Ludlam, couple psychotherapist and Editor of the Journal Couple and Family Psychoanalysis, offers a day in which to think about the essential components of Object Relations couple therapy. In two presentations, Read the rest of this post »

APA CALLS UPON CONGRESS TO OPPOSE AMERICAN HEALTH CARE ACT

Posted March 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, Mar. 16, 2017 Contact: Jim Sliwa (202) 336-5707 jsliwa@apa.org
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APA CALLS UPON CONGRESS TO OPPOSE AMERICAN HEALTH CARE ACT
xpresses concern to House leaders over Congressional Budget Office analysis

WASHINGTON — The American Psychological Association and its affiliated APA Practice Organization sent a letter to congressional leaders stating their opposition to the American Health Care Act after a Congressional Budget Office analysis projected that the bill, if enacted into law, could double the proportion of Americans without health insurance by 2026.

“We believe that any health care reform legislation to repeal and replace the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act considered by Congress should increase the number of Americans with coverage for mental health and substance use disorder services, including behavioral health treatment,” said the letter to Speaker of the House Paul Read the rest of this post »

Philosophy Thursday: Karl Marx

Posted March 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

Click Here to Read:  Karl Marx on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Karl Marx, Yesterday and Today: The nineteenth-century philosopher’s ideas may help us to understand the economic and political inequality of our time By Louis Menand in the October 10, 2016 Issue.

Click Here to Read: The Revenge of Karl Marx: What the author of Das Kapital reveals about the current economic crisis by Christopher Hitchens in the Atlantic Monthly in the April 2009 Issue. Read the rest of this post »

The Increasing Significance of the Decline of Men

Posted March 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The Increasing Significance of the Decline of Men by Thomas B. Edsall in The New York Timeson March 16, 2017.

“Depression Breadline,” 1991, by George Segal. All rights reserved The George and Helen Segal Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York. CreditAl Drago/The New York Times

Click Here to Read: Symposium 2017: Women Now on this Website

Isamu Noguchi’s Voluntary Stay in a Japanese-American Incarceration Camp

Posted March 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art, General News

Click Here to Read:  Isamu Noguchi’s Voluntary Stay in a Japanese-American Incarceration Camp: The modernist sculptor voluntarily entered one of the many incarceration camps for Japanese Americans, and it was an experience that deeply impacted him by Claire Voon on the HyperAllergic website on March 16, 2017.

Isamu Noguchi, “Yellow Landscape” (1943) (all photos by the author for Hyperallergic)

The Music of the Nineteenth Century and Its Culture

Posted March 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Music

Click Here to Read:  The Music of the Nineteenth Century and Its Culture: System of Musical Instruction by Adolf Bernhard Marx.

Generational Interactions: Case Material from Group and Dyadic Interactions in Client Systems at IPTAR

Posted March 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

IPTAR: L.J.Gould Center for Systems-Psychoanalytic Studies, Monthly Case Conference Series

Wednesday March 22, 2017, 11:30AM-1:00 PM, LOCATION: IPTAR Conference Room, 1651 Third Ave–Suite 205, bet E92nd & 93rd Streets, (Subways 4/5 to 86th St. or 6 to 96th St.), CE Credits Available — LCSW and LP
Generational Interactions: Case Material from Group and Dyadic Interactions in Client Systems

B. Dahlia Radley-Kingsley, MBA/MA, Orga/nizational Consultant, Chair of Case Conference and Faculty: The LJGould Center for Systems-Psychoanalytic Studies
Melissa Exstein, PsyD, Organizational Consultant, Adjunct Faculty Univ of Penn, the New School Read the rest of this post »

What I Saw at Fashion Week in Paris: A week of shows, through the eyes of a New York Times fashion critic

Posted March 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Audio/Video, General News

Click Here to View:  What I Saw at Fashion Week in Paris: A week of shows, through the eyes of a New York Times fashion critic By Vanessa Freidman in the New York Times on March 14, 2017.

Click Here to Read: Register Now! for Symposium 2017: Women Now on April 8, 2017.

Raoul Peck’s The Young Karl Marx

Posted March 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

Click Here to Read: Raoul Peck’s The Young Karl Marx By Peter Schwarz on the World Socialist Web Site on March
15, 2017.

Saving Sigmund: Psychoanalysts fight to make their profession relevant

Posted March 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

Click Here to Read: Saving Sigmund: Psychoanalysts fight to make their profession relevant By Carter Maness on the StatNews website on March 15, 2017.