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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

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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.

KATRIEN DE BLAUWER

 

PHR Calls for Federal Probe into American Psychological Association’s Role in CIA Torture Program

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

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Click Here to Read: PHR Calls for Federal Probe into American Psychological Association’s Role in CIA Torture Program James Risen’s New Book Gives Evidence of Collusion Between Health Professionals and CIA on the Physicians for Human Rights Website on October 16, 2014.

Synchronicity and Other Mind Matter Conjectures

Posted October 19th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: You Are Invited to the Following Event: Synchronicity and Other Mind Matter Conjectures at the Helix Center Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 8:00 PM (EST) Alumni Hall, NYU Langone Medical Center 550 First Avenue New York, NY 10016.

Thomas Nagel: Thoughts Are Real

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

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Click Here to Read: Thomas Nagel: Thoughts Are Real in The New Yorker on July 16, 2013.

The Great Psychoanalysts: John Bowlby

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

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Click Here To Read:  The Great Psychoanalysts: John Bowlby on The Philosopher’s Mail website.

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Reflections on The Post-Termination Phase

Posted October 19th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Papers

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Click Here to View:  Scientific Mtg: Postscripts: Reflections on The Post-Termination Phase at The New York Psychoanalytic Institute on YouTube on April 8, 2014.

The Gold Mine by Kelsey Waldon: Life, more or less

Posted October 19th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music

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Click here to Read: The Gold Mine by Kelsey Waldon: Life, more or less By Dylan Lubao on the World Socialist Web Site on October 16, 2014.

Kelsey Waldon [Credit: Tim Duggan]

Hyper-Parenting, Hannah Arendt, Trauma, Simone de Beavoir, EMRs from Sasha Rolde on IP.net

Posted October 19th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Art, Books, Science News

Dear Colleagues:

To recover from the doldrums of reading about Ebola and the stock market, not to mention all the world political issues, I turned to our international website this week for solace – and found it. I hope that you will too. As usual, I will give you my personal choices, followed by the entire list. Enjoy.

My choices this week are:

1) In the event that you missed it, please read the note from Arlene Kramer Richards: COWAP Conference a Success
Click Here to Read This Article

2) The ART category contains some fascinating pictures of the Cosmos and History through time – worth looking at!!
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A Note from Arlene Kramer Richards: COWAP Conference a Success

Posted October 18th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Papers
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Click Here to Read:  COWAP Myths of the Mighty Woman Brochure

On October  11 & 12, 2014 in New York City COWAP presented a conference on Myths of Mighty Women organized by Lucille Spira and Arlene Kramer Richards. Over seventy people attended. Many of them were students at the American Institute of Psychoanalysis. That Institute hosted the conference and was generous in providing back-up staff and a lovely auditorium.

Gisella Galdi of AIP presented a paper on Karen Horney who was the founder of that institute and a woman of valor who spoke her own mind confronting Freud with an alternative view of female psychology that stands today as more true than the phallocentric idea of female development. Read the rest of this post »

The Id and the Ego, Depicted in Color

Posted October 18th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read: The Id and the Ego, Depicted in Color By Nina Siegal in The New York Times on October 16, 2014.

Rashid Johnson’s ‘‘Untitled (daybed 5),’’ from 2012, will be among the works featured in the exhibition Mark Wallinger has created for the Frieze London art fair.
COURTESY RASHID JOHNSON AND HAUSER & WIRTH

THE PSYCHOSOMATIC RESPONSE, Workshop PURA CANCINA at Après-Coup

Posted October 18th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup PSYCHOANALYTIC ASSOCIATION

Saturday, October 18, 2014
10:30 am – 2:00 pm

 

THE PSYCHOSOMATIC RESPONSE, Workshop

PURA CANCINA

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AAPCSW Conference: The Art of Listening

Posted October 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: AAPCSW Conference: The Art of Listening Description as PDF

American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work
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The Art of Listening: Psychoanalytic Transformations
March 12–15, 2015
Durham Convention Center / Durham Marriott City Center Hotel
Durham, North Carolina Read the rest of this post »

Volume 2: Fall 2014 Other/Wise Uncut

Posted October 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click here to Read:  Volume 2: Fall 2014 Other/Wise Uncut: Farrell Silverberg and Judith E. Vida, Co-Editors on the IFPE website.

A Cure for Hyper-Parenting

Posted October 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  A Cure for Hyper-Parenting by Pamela Druckerman in The New York Times on October 12, 2014.

Tigers and global corporate criminality: “We’ve got a really bad system”

Posted October 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance, Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Toronto International Film Festival 2014—Part 6 Tigers and global corporate criminality: “We’ve got a really bad system” By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on October 15, 2014.

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Reflections on Violence by Hannah Arendt

Posted October 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Reflections on Violence by Hannah Arendt in the New York Review of Books on July 11, 2013.

Click Here to Read: Hannah Arnedt on Philosophy Thursday on this website.

Click Here to Read: Lonely Thinking: Hannah Arendt on Film on this website

Click here to Read: Hannah Arendt and the Study of Evil With Elisabeth Young-Bruehl on this website.