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Talkspace Reveals Clients’ Email, Violating Clinical Confidentiality

Posted August 18th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Talkspace Reveals Clients’ Email, Violating Clinical Confidentiality by Todd Essig on the Forbes Magazine wehsite on August 18, 2016.

 

From Fins Into Hands: Scientists Discover a Deep Evolutionary Link

Posted August 18th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: From Fins Into Hands: Scientists Discover a Deep Evolutionary Link by From Carl simmer in the New York Times on August 17, 2016.

A composite image of a mouse hand and a fish fin, each labeled with the same molecular markers.
MARIE KMITA AND ANDREW GEHRKE

Philosophy Thursday: Frans de Waal

Posted August 18th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read: Frans de Waal on Wikipedia.

Click Here to View: Frans de Waal Primatologist Ted Talk on Moral behavior in animals on April 2012 on the Ted website.

Click Here to Read: Frans de Waal by Kate Murphy in The New York Times on July 30, 2016.

Click Here to Listen To: Primatologist Frans de Waal weighs in on Harambe By Micah Loewinger on the Radio Lab website on June 08, 2016. Read the rest of this post »

Same but Different: How epigenetics can blur the line between nature and nurture

Posted August 18th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Same but Different: How epigenetics can blur the line between nature and nurture by Siddartha Mukerjee in The New Yorker in the May 2, 2016 Issue.

The author’s mother (right) and her twin are a study in difference and identity.  CREDITPHOTOGRAPH BY DAYANITA SINGH FOR THE NEW YORKER

CFS and IPTAR Master Clinical Case Conferences

Posted August 18th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

PRISCILLA ROTH (October 13)
IRMA BRENMAN PICK (October 19)
Master Clinical Case Conferences for Candidates and Recent Graduates
led by Distinguished London Kleinian Fellows
Note from Susan Finkelstein, UPMS Director

This is a rare opportunity for Candidates and Recent Graduates to participate in a clinical Klein-Bion format case discussion. These meetings are open to all candidates and recent graduates (three years out). UPMS is in its final year of meetings. Take advantage of this program of Kleinian scholars. Read the rest of this post »

Writer’s Wednesday: Lionel Trilling

Posted August 17th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Writers Wednesday

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Click Here to Read: Lionel Trilling on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Last Great Critic: Lionel Trilling believed that politics needed the imaginative qualities of literature and that liberalism needed literature’s sense of “variousness, possibility, complexity, and difficulty” by Nathan Glick in the Atlantic Monthly in the July 2000 Issue.

Click Here to Read:  Regrets Only: Lionel Trilling and his discontents By Louis Menand in the New Yorker on September 29, 2008. Read the rest of this post »

Arendt, Schmitt and Trump’s Politics of ‘Nation’

Posted August 17th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Arendt, Schmitt and Trump’s Politics of ‘Nation’ by Feisal G. Mohamed in The New York Times on July 22, 2016.

Self-Images of Hawks and Doves: A Control Systems Model of Militarism

Posted August 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read:   Self-Images of Hawks and Doves: A Control Systems Model of Militarism by
Brian D’Agostino in Political Psychology, Vol. 16, No. 2 (Jun.,  1995), pp. 259-295.

The Insanity Of Narcissism

Posted August 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  The Insanity Of Narcissism by Daniel Shaw on the Huffington Post website on August 15, 2016.

The Psychiatric Question: Is It Fair to Analyze Donald Trump From Afar?

Posted August 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  The Psychiatric Question: Is It Fair to Analyze Donald Trump From Afar?
By Benedict Carey in The New York Times on August. 15, 2016,

Clockwise from top left: Barry Goldwater, Donald J. Trump, Lyndon B. Johnson and Thomas F. Eagleton.CreditClockwise from top left: Sam Vestal/Time & Life Pictures, via Getty Images; Scott McIntyre for The New York Times; Okamoto/PhotoQuest, via Getty Images and Bettmann Archive/Getty Images

An interview with David Williams, author of Bitterly Divided: The South’s Inner Civil War

Posted August 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read:  An interview with David Williams, author of Bitterly Divided: The South’s Inner Civil War Interviewed By Eric London on The World Socialist Web Site on August 16, 2016,

Professor David Williams and his wife, Teresa

Click Here to Purchase: On the Pleasures of Owning Persons: The Hidden Face of  American Slavery: By Volney Gay. Read the rest of this post »

A Mind of One’s Own with Robert Caper at CFS

Posted August 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

A Mind of One’s Own
One-Session Program (3 Contact Hours)
Presenter: Robert Caper, MD
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016
Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
Location: Mt. Sinai, Goldwurm Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 98th St., NYC

In the transference, the patient unconsciously identifies the analyst with what he has projected into him, creating what Strachey called an external phantasy object. In the intimate rapport of the analytic session, the analyst tends to identify with these projections as well, which brings him into a relationship with the patient that complements the patient’s transference relationship Read the rest of this post »

On The Political Action of Psychoanalysis: A Memoir with Steven Reisner at CFS

Posted August 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

On The Political Action of Psychoanalysis: A Memoir
One-Session Program (2 Contact Hours)
Presenter: Steven Reisner, PhD
Date: Friday, December 16, 2016
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: Mt. Sinai, Hatch Auditorium, Madison Ave @ 100th St., NYC

“When all is said and done, all resistance is a rupture in thought through the declaration of what the situation is, and the foundation of a practical possibility opened up through this declaration.” – Alain Badiou, Metapolitics, p. 8

My aim is approach the question of the formation and development of an ethical self. I will argue that each individual comes upon a crossroad moment where personal and political ethics confronts Read the rest of this post »

Deepening the Treatment: Testing and Trusting with Jane Hall at CFS

Posted August 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Deepening the Treatment: Testing and Trusting
Four-Session Program (6 Contact Hours)
Presenter: Jane S. Hall, LCSW, FIPA
Dates: Saturdays, November 12 & 19, and December 10 & 17, 2016
Time: 12:00-1:30pm
Location: 49 West 12th Street #1A (bet 5th & 6th Ave), NYC

“Deepening the Treatment: Testing and Trusting” is based on the premise that almost everyone who crosses the therapist’s threshold is looking for a second chance; a chance to live richer, less restricted lives. Second chances depend on the therapist’s ability to show the patient that Read the rest of this post »

Thoughts on Measurement II by Jane Hall.

Posted August 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Thoughts on Measurement II by Jane Hall.

Movies Monday: August Films

Posted August 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Read:  August Films: Miles Davis, City Symphonies, a ‘Celluloid Atrocity’…by Jim Hoberman in The New York Review of Books.

Click Here to Read:  Other Posts on Movies Monday on this Website.

3 Papers by Robert LeVine

Posted August 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Between Geertz and Kohut: Chicago in the 1960s by Robert A. LeVine.

Click Here to Read: Psychosocial Pioneers: The U of C’s Committee on Human Development by Robert A. LeVine.

Click Here to Read: Attachment Theory as Cultural Ideology by Robert A. LeVine

Click Here to Read: Robert LeVine on Psychology Sunday on this Website.
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Make America Austria Again: How Robert Musil Predicted the Rise of Donald Trump

Posted August 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read:  Make America Austria Again: How Robert Musil Predicted the Rise of Donald Trump By David Auerbach in the Los Angeles Review of Books on August 7, 2016,

10 Psychological Studies That Will Change What You Think You Know About Yourself

Posted August 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  10 Psychological Studies That Will Change What You Think You Know About Yourself by Carolyn Gregoire in The Huffington Post on October 28, 2013.

The Left and the Right in Thinking, Personality, and Politics

Posted August 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: The Left and the Right in Thinking, Personality, and Politics by G. William Domhoff on his Who Rules American website at the University of California at Santa Cruz.