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The Mind in Conflict with Ian D. Buckingham at NYPSI

Posted February 21st, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NYPSI EXTENSION PROGRAM:The Mind in Conflict with Ian D. Buckingham, M.D.

The Mind in Conflict: Ian D. Buckingham, M.D. 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, and 4/19/17
Wednesdays, 8:30 – 10:00 pm, 8 classes / $200 Location: 247 East 82nd Street, NYC
Register Today

NYPSI Extension Program: The Mind in Conflict: A contemporary focus on the functioning of the mind from the perspective of Modern Conflict Theory, with emphasis on Brenner’s revisions of traditional structural theory and a new appreciation of the ideas of evolutionary biology for understanding the functioning of the mind. Read the rest of this post »

The Right Way to Resist Trump

Posted February 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The Right Way to Resist Trump By Luigi Zingales in The New York Times on November 18, 2016.

Silvio Berlusconi in Milan last year.

 

FLAVIO LO SCALZO / EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY

Here’s Looking at You, Kid

Posted February 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

Click Here to Read: Here’s Looking at You, Kid: As the Hollywood studio classic turns 75, a ‘delightful’ new history, ‘We’ll Always Have Casablanca,’ tells all about how a bunch of Jewish refugees made a great movie about Jewish refugees escaping the Nazis By David Mikics on the Tablet Website on February 14, 2017.

Ten Films We’re Looking Forward To In 2017

Posted February 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

Click Here to Read: Ten Films We’re Looking Forward To In 2017: Including new work from Sofia Coppola, Christopher Nolan, Steven Soderbergh, and Paul Thomas Anderson BY Tim Grierson and Will Leitch in The New Republic on January 11, 2017

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

Trump and the ‘Society of the Spectacle’

Posted February 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Trump and the ‘Society of the Spectacle’ by Robert Zaretsky in The New York Times on February 20, 2017.

Seen through a TV camera eyepiece, Donald Trump delivering a speech in Manchester, N.H., in June.
DAMON WINTER / THE NEW YORK TIMES

Introducing Room 2.17 a Sketchbook for Analytic Action

Posted February 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read:  Introducing Room 2.17 a Sketchbook for Analytic Action.

An Integrative Model of Autism Spectrum Disorder Presenter: William Singletary at NYPSI

Posted February 20th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements


of the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
An Integrative Model of Autism Spectrum Disorder Presenter: William Singletary, M.D. Discussant: Maggie Zellner, Ph.D.

Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 10 am, The Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditoriumm 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
Recent convergences within neurobiology, and between neurobiology and psychoanalysis, allow us to view autism through a new lens, seeing biological risk factors that might operate through final common pathways to produce the ASD syndrome. This talk integrates and elaborate upon this confluence of findings, developing a working model of Read the rest of this post »

Theory and its Impact on Training in Psychoanalysis

Posted February 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

Click Here to Read: Theory and its Impact on Training in Psychoanalysis by Ahmed Fayek on his blog on February 19, 2017

A mass killer: St. Louis heroin deaths hit new high

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

Click Here to Read: A mass killer: St. Louis heroin deaths hit new high By Jesse Bogan in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on February 19, 2017.

A discarded syringe is left in an alley behind a dilapidated apartment building on South Grand Boulevard in St. Louis on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. A year earlier, heroin user Eric Bearden, 28, died of a heroin overdose inside the apartment building. The alley is still known for it’s drug use. Photo by David Carson, dcarson@post-dispatch.com

David Carson

Questions Raised by the Report of the Psychoanalytic Consortium on Analytical Training

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

Click Here to Read: Questions Raised by the Report of the Psychoanalytic Consortium on Analytical Training. Letter to Our American Colleagues by Paola Mieli on the Apres-Coup website.

A Medical Theory for Donald Trump’s Bizarre Behavior

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

Click Here to Read: A Medical Theory for Donald Trump’s Bizarre Behavior: Many mental health professionals believe the president is ill. But what if the cause is an untreated STD? BY Steven Beutler in The New Republic on February 17, 2017.

Psychology Sunday: Michael Posner

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

Click Here to Read: Michael Posner on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: A Tribute to Michael I. Posner by Steven W. Keele and Ulrich Mayr on the APA.org website.,

Click Here to View:  Inside the Psychologist’s Studio: Michael Posner on the Psychological Science website.

Click Here to Read: History of Neuroscience: Michael I. Posner on YouTube. Read the rest of this post »

Nine Hong Kong schools chosen for pilot scheme to prevent student suicides

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

Click Here to Read:  Nine Hong Kong schools chosen for pilot scheme to prevent student suicides: Committee studying student deaths recommends extra funding, training and support services to identify and tackle problems following 34 student suicides over last three school years in the South China Morning Post on July, 22, 2016.

In Venezuela, we couldn’t stop Chávez. Don’t make the same mistakes we did

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

Click Here to Read: In Venezuela, we couldn’t stop Chávez. Don’t make the same mistakes we did. How to let a populist beat you, over and over again By Andrés Miguel Rondón in The Washington Post on January 27, 2017.

Hugo Chavez was a populist, too. His opponents never figured out how to beat him.

(AP Photo/Jorge Santo)

The Couple World with Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose, M.D. and Peter Mezan, Ph.D. at NYPSI

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

NYPSI: WORKS IN PROGRESS SEMINAR
The Couple World with Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose, M.D. and Peter Mezan, Ph.D.


Wed., March 1, 2017 at 8 pm, 247 East 82nd Street, NYC
FREE. All are welcome. Register HERE, visit nypsi.org or call 212.879.6900

Works in Progress Seminar: The Couple World
In the course of sharing observations from the simultaneous treatment of couples and individual partners, Drs. Mezan and Abelin-Sas Rose concluded that two individuals, with their own stories and their own inner worlds, come together to create a third, powerfully meshed unconscious organization. Enriched by the two dissimilar Read the rest of this post »

Congressman urges review of US constitution 25th Amendment because of Donald Trump’s ‘erratic behaviour’

Posted February 18th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read and View:  Congressman urges review of US constitution 25th Amendment because of Donald Trump’s ‘erratic behaviour’ by David Millward on the Hill website on February 17, 2017.

T. Wayne Downey on Trump

Posted February 18th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Thy King . . .Don . . . Come by T. Wayne Downey, M.D. on February 17, 2017.

Click Here to Read: Three, no Trump by T. Wayne Downey, M.D.

Click Here to Read: Trump L’oeil by T. Wayne Downey, M.D.

Trump’s Flailing Foreign Policy Bewilders the World

Posted February 18th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Trump’s Flailing Foreign Policy Bewilders the World By Robin Wright in The New Yorker on February 17, 2017.

Secretary of State Tillerson is a diplomatic neophyte with no policymaking experience. President Trump reportedly rejected his choice of a deputy because the candidate criticized Trump during the campaign.

PHOTOGRAPH BY THOMAS LOHNES / GETTY

Hunched Over a Microscope, He Sketched the Secrets of How the Brain Works

Posted February 18th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read: Hunched Over a Microscope, He Sketched the Secrets of How the Brain Works By JoAnna Klein in The New York Times on February 17, 2017.

Illustrations by Santiago Ramón y Cajal, the Spanish neuroscientist, from the book “The Beautiful Brain.” From left: A diagram suggesting how the eyes might transmit a unified picture of the world to the brain; a purkinje neuron from the human cerebellum; and a diagram showing the flow of information through the hippocampus in the brain.

Society Saturday: Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association

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

Click Here to Read: Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association website

Click Here to Read:  Après-Coup announcements on this website.

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