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Nicole Eisenman’s Portraits of Angry White Men

Posted April 13th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

Click Here to Read:   Nicole Eisenman’s Portraits of Angry White Men: We have seen these men before; they are oafish and hapless, yet dangerous. They are Philip Guston’s Klansmen, back from the dead to ruin us by Daniel Gerwin on the HyperAllergic website on April 12, 2018.

Lithuania’s Museum of Holocaust Denial

Posted April 13th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Guthrie Centenary

Click Here to Read:  Lithuania’s Museum of Holocaust Denial on the Mosaic website on April 13, 2018.

Holocaust memorial room in basement of Museum of Genocide Victims, Vilnius, Lithuania, April 2015.  Photo ArdfernPublic Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

What would Freud say?

Posted April 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: What would Freud say? by Mark Liberman on the Language Log website on April 12, 2018.

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program Open House at NYPSI

Posted April 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE: 247 East 82ndSt., between 2nd& 3rd, NY, NY 10028 212-879-6900 www.nypsi.org
PSYCHODYNAMIC PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM: Open House Tuesday May 1, 2018 7:30

Please join members of the NYPSI Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program (PPP) for an open house about the
Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Programs at NYPSI.

We look forward to meeting you and answering your questions.

NYPSI’s Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Training Program (PPP) has two tracks: — a 2-year certificate-granting intensive post-graduate training program beginning with the multi-disciplinary PREP Program

— a 1-year certificate-granting program for Advanced Psychodynamic Psychotherapy intensive post-graduate training program for clinicians who have either completed the NYPSI PREP Program and/or have equivalent educational and/or clinical experience Read the rest of this post »

Why Does Fake News Spread Faster than Real News? It’s all about pleasure

Posted April 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:   Why Does Fake News Spread Faster than Real News? It’s all about pleasure by Luba Kessler on the American Psychoanalytic Association Psychoanalysis Unplugged blog on the Psychology Today blogs on April 10, 2018.

By GDJ. Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

9 essential lessons from psychology to understand the Trump era

Posted April 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  9 essential lessons from psychology to understand the Trump era by Brian Resnick on the Vox.com website on April 11, 2018,

Lou Andreas-Salomé: The Audacity to be Free

Posted April 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

Click Here to Read: Lou Andreas-Salomé: The Audacity to be Free Review By Harvey Karten the ShockYa.com website on April 11, 2018.

Could artificial intelligence get depressed and have hallucinations?

Posted April 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read:  Could artificial intelligence get depressed and have hallucinations? By Matthew Hutson in Science Magazine on April 9, 2018.

A roughly 180° panorama of the “conditioned” room of the Living Computer Museum, Seattle, Washington, USA. Date: 3 April 2014. Photo by Joe Mabel.

Decoding dreams: 6 answers to what goes on inside the sleeping mind

Posted April 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read: Decoding dreams: 6 answers to what goes on inside the sleeping mind By Rowan Hooper in the Washington Post on April 7, 2018.

A Dream of a Girl Before a Sunrise by Karl Bryullov (1799–1852). Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

New from IPBooks.net: A Path with No Name: A Collection of Poetry and Paintings by Mali Mann

Posted April 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art, Books, Poetry

Click Here to Purchase:  A Path with No Name: A Collection of Poetry and Paintings by Mali Mann,

Praise for A Path with No Name: A Collection of Poetry and Paintings by Mali Mann

Impressive in the range of their subjects,forms,and moods,Mann’s poems leave a lasting mark on the readers’ senses!
Salman Akhtar , author of  Blood and Ink Read the rest of this post »

Has the English Translation of “Pharaoh’s Heart Was Hardened” Been Wrong All Along?

Posted April 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read: Has the English Translation of “Pharaoh’s Heart Was Hardened” Been Wrong All Along? Figuring out the right way to characterize Pharaoh’s heart bt Plologos on the Mosaic website on April 11, 2018.

Statue of pharaoh Khafre (Khefren), probably from Memphis, now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. Height: 77cm, alabaster with traces of polychrome.
Date:20 August 1992 Photo by Juan R. Lazaro. Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Historian Tuesday: Josephus

Posted April 10th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Historian Tuesday

Click Here to Read:  Josephus on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Works of Flavius Josephus by William Whiston, Translator [1737]

Click Here to Read: The Life of Josephus on the Josephus.org website.

Click Here to Read: Josephus and Jesus By Paul L. Maier on the NAMB.net website.

Click Here to Read:  The Ancient Jewish Historian Josephus on John the Baptizer, Jesus, and James on the James Tabor blog on February 21, 2017.

Josephus by William Whiston  Read the rest of this post »

For Holocaust Rembrance Day

Posted April 10th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music

Click Here to View:  600 Holocaust Survivors and their Families sing at Beit Avi Chai in Jerusalem.

Legacy of Childhood Trauma: I never got any help, any kind of therapy. I never told anyone

Posted April 10th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Legacy of Childhood Trauma: I never got any help, any kind of therapy. I never told anyone By Junot Díaz in The New Yorker in the April 16th, 2018 Issue.

The artist was 1 year 10 months when this was drawn. Soft crayon on paper. Uploaded by parent.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Hitler’s Hollywood: A new German documentary makes an ‘audacious act of archival retrieval’ to bring to light the cinematic propaganda that fueled the rise of the Third Reich

Posted April 10th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

Click Here to Read:  Hitler’s Hollywood: A new German documentary makes an ‘audacious act of archival retrieval’ to bring to light the cinematic propaganda that fueled the rise of the Third Reich By Thomas Doherty on the Tablet website on April 10, 2018

Movies Monday: A fresh look at German cinema in the Weimar Republic era (1919-1933)

Posted April 9th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

Click Here to Read: A fresh look at German cinema in the Weimar Republic era (1919-1933) By Bernd Reinhardt on on World Socialist Website on April 3, 2018,

Were We There to Talk about AIDS, or Not?

Posted April 9th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read: Were We There to Talk about AIDS, or Not? One woman’s journey in psychotherapy by Margaret Kim Peterson on the Public Seminar.org website on April 4, 2018.

graphics by Niki K Aids Awareness Red Ribbon Lapel pins http://www.aochiworld.com/ Gary van der Merwe. Public Domain via Wikimedia commons

Moses, Murder, and the Jewish Psyche

Posted April 9th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read: Moses, Murder, and the Jewish Psyche By Lawrence J. Kaplan in the Jewish Review of Book in the Spring 2018 Issue.

Click Here to Read:  Freud’s Need Not to Believe by Arnold Richards.

Lacan and the English Language with Jean-Pierre Cléro at Après-Coup

Posted April 9th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents

Lacan and the English Language with Jean-Pierre Cléro
Friday, April 13, 2018 · 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Saturday, April 14, 2018 · 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

The School of Visual Arts 136 West 21st Street, New York, NY

Lacan’s thesis “the unconscious is structured like a language” seems to contradict his later suggestion that certain languages are better suited than others for the practice and theory of psychoanalysis. We will focus on Lacan’s relation to English, and further elaborate on the themes dealt with in the book Lacan et la Langue Anglaise (Cléro, Essaim, 2017). We will Read the rest of this post »

FROM PRACTICE TO RESEARCH: PSYCHOTHERAPY RESEARCH ENTERS THE PSYCHOANALYTIC CLINIC at IPTAR

Posted April 8th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

FROM PRACTICE TO RESEARCH: PSYCHOTHERAPY RESEARCH ENTERS THE PSYCHOANALYTIC CLINIC
MAY 19, 2018 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM IPTAR CONFERENCE ROOM 1651 THIRD AVENUE, SUITE 205, NEW YORK 10128

REGISTER HERE:
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JACQUES P. BARBER, PH.D. GORDON F. DERNER SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY, ADELPHI UNIVERSITY
“WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT THE EFFICACY OF PSYCHODYNAMIC THERAPY FOR SPECIFIC DISORDERS?”

J. CHRISTOPHER MURAN, PH.D. GORDON F. DERNER SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY, ADELPHI UNIVERSITY
“PLURALITY AND CONTEXTUALISM IN A PSYCHOTHERAPY RESEARCH PROGRAM: REDUX 2018” MODERATOR: GEOFF GOODMAN, PH.D.

Jacques Barber’s presentation:

What do we know about the efficacy of dynamic therapy for specific disorders? For years, psychodynamic therapy has been under attack for not being sufficiently empirical. Interestingly both friends and foes are not sufficiently aware of the outcome literature. This presentation will address this gap in knowledge and present systematic reviews addressing the efficacy of dynamic therapy for depression, anxiety disorders and personality disorders. I will delve in greater depth into examining the question of what treatment works for whom. I will suggest a way this kind of critical question for our field can be Read the rest of this post »