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Why Does Religion Turn Violent? A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Religious Terrorism

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here To Read;  Why Does Religion Turn Violent? A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Religious Terrorism by James W. Jones on the PsyBC.com website.

NAAP Annual Conference Congratulates Josephine Meckseper

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Art

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SHAME, GUILT & PREJUDICE:Emerging Possibilities: Thn NAAP Annual Conference Committee
CONGRATULATES!!! Josephine Meckseper
NAAP’S MORNING KEYNOTE ARTIST PRESENTATION
On her commission for the New York TimesT Magazine 10th anniversary issue on newsstands October 19.

Saturday, November 15, 2014
at The Scholastic Center, New York City Read the rest of this post »

The Gary Webb story in Kill the Messenger: Shedding light on CIA criminality and conspiracy

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: The Gary Webb story in Kill the Messenger: Shedding light on CIA criminality and conspiracy By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on October 17, 2014.

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Listening with a Psychoanalytic Ear: Does it make a difference? Psychoanalytic case presentation by Elizabeth L. Auchincloss, M.D. at NYPSI

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY  10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 10 am – 12 pm
Listening with a Psychoanalytic Ear: Does it make a difference? Psychoanalytic case presentation by
Elizabeth L. Auchincloss, M.D. Read the rest of this post »

Mental Health Issues Put 34,500 on New York’s No-Guns List

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Mental Health Issues Put 34,500 on New York’s No-Guns List By Anemona Hartocollis in The New York Times on October 19, 2014.

Dr. Mark J. Russ and other mental health experts say the reporting requirement could discourage patients from seeking help. CreditUli Seit for The New York Times

Blowing the Whistle on CIA Torture From Beyond the Grave

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Blowing the Whistle on CIA Torture From Beyond the Grave By Cora Currier, The Intercept on the RSN website on October 17, 20.14

Splashing through the Puddles

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Splashing through the Puddles: Review of The Zone of Interest by Martin Amis, Reviewed by Michael Hofmann in the London Review of Books in the October 23, 2014 Issue.

Why Kids Sext

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Why Kids Sext by Hanna Rosin in The Atlantic Monthly on October 14, 2014.

Richard C. Friedman, MD Received ASPP Sigmund Freud Award for 2014

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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The American Society of Psychoanalytic Physicians is pleased to announce that Richard C Friedman, MD is recipient of the Sigmund Freud Award for 2014. Previous awardees include Otto Kernberg, Charles Brenner, Arnold Richards, Glen Gabbard, Robert Michels, Aaron Beck, James Strain and, most recently, Mark Solms. Dr. Friedman was cited for his pioneering work on human sexuality.

Dr. Friedman is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Medical College (Cornell) and Lecturer in Psychiatry at Columbia. He has been a researcher, educator and clinical scholar in psychoanalysis. Dr. Friedman carried out the first study of the effects of sleep deprivation on the performance of physicians. He went on to do important research in endocrinological and psychodynamic dimensions of male homosexuality as well as affective disorders. His book on psychoanalytic aspects of male homosexuality had a major impact on the field of mental health in terms of both our understanding and treatment of Read the rest of this post »

Psychology Sunday: Sylvia Brody

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here to Read:  The Observing Ego by Dr. Sylvia Brody on this website.

Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalytic Theories of Infant Development and its Disturbances: A Critical Evaluation by Sylvia Brody and a letter to Dr. Brody from Charles Brenner on this Website.

Click Here to Read:  Sylvia Brody’s Letter to the Editor of the New York Times on this website.

Click Here to Buy:  Beginning to Grow: Five Studies on IPBooks.net

Click Here to Read:  Other posts from Psychology Sunday on this Website.

How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties By Jim Rutenberg In THe New York Times on October 17, 2014.

Charlie Crist (left) and Rick Scott (right).Credit Photo illustration by Craig Cutler. Crist: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. Scott: Associated Press. Prop stylist: Randi Brookman Harris.

Why Doctors Need Stories

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Why Doctors Need Stories By Peter D. Kramer in The New York Times on October 18, 2014.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Pens Scathing Dissent On Texas Voter ID Law

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Pens Scathing Dissent On Texas Voter ID Law By Braden Goyette on The Huffington Post website on October 18, 2014.

Sigmund Freud

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read: Sigmund Freud By W.H. Auden on from the Atlantic Monthly on October 6, 1952.

Doctors Tell All—and It’s Bad

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Doctors Tell All—and It’s Bad: A crop of books by disillusioned physicians reveals a corrosive doctor-patient relationship at the heart of our health-care crisis Meghan O’Rourke on October 14 2014.

John Mitchell Stevens Jr., 93, psychiatrist and analyst

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Obituaries

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Click Here to Read: John Mitchell Stevens Jr., 93, psychiatrist and analyst By Bonnie L. Cook onthe Philly.com website on October 18, 2014.

Myth-conceptions: How myths about the brain are hampering teaching

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Myth-conceptions: How myths about the brain are hampering teaching on the HealthCanal Website on October 10, 2014.

Publishing and Jewish Life in Russia

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click here to Read: Publishing and Jewish Life in Russia By Richard F. Shepard in The New York Times on August 6, 1988.

Click Here to Read:  Dr. Arnold Richards’s remarks on the opening of the YIVO exhibition “Revolutions in Print: Jewish Publishing Under the Tsars and the Soviets, June 6, 1988.

Click Here to View:  Larger image of the picture at right.

“Searching for Leaven,”  a cartoon published in Odessa in 1906.  It is included in an exhibition at YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.

Mark Solms, PhD will speak on Psychoanalysis By Surprise at NYPSI

Posted October 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
WORKS IN PROGRESS
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 8 – 10 p.m.: Mark Solms, PhD will speak on Psychoanalysis By Surprise Read the rest of this post »

Treating Depression Before It Becomes Postpartum

Posted October 19th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Treating Depression Before It Becomes Postpartum By David Bornstein in The New York Times on October 16, 2014.

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