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Psychology Sunday: Peter Wolson

Posted May 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here to Read:  Trumping Americans: The Strange, Irresistible Appeal of a Narcissistic Bloviator by Peter Wolson on the Huffington  Psst Website on August 13, 2015.

Clck Here to Read:  The Bush boys: No sibling rivalry, but maybe something deeper By Peter Wolson on the Rueters news website on May 21, 2015. Read the rest of this post »

How the Israelis Captured Nazi Mastermind Adolf Eichmann

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

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Click Here to Read: How the Israelis Captured Nazi Mastermind Adolf Eichmann: The tortuous route to apprehending the Holocaust’s chief henchman was full of surprises. No one could believe what squalor Eichmann lived in, or how ordinary he seemed on the Daily Beast website on May 14, 2016.

GETTING TO KNOW SIGMUND FREUD

Posted May 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: GETTING TO KNOW SIGMUND FREUD: A short introduction into Sigmund Freud’s life with objects and views from the Sigmund Freud Museum in Vienna MAY 6, 1856 – SEP 23, 1939 on the Cultural Institute website

China buries memories of violent Cultural Revolution 50 years later

Posted May 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: China

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Click Here to Read:  China buries memories of violent Cultural Revolution 50 years later by Hannah Gardner in USA TODAY on May 12, 2016.

Five myths on being transgender

Posted May 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Five myths on being transgender by Jack Drescher in The Washington Post on May 13, 2016.

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy Program Open House at IPTAR

Posted May 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM
PLEASE JOIN US for an OPEN HOUSE to learn about training at CAP
Sunday, June 5th, 3:00-5:00 PM, IPTAR Conference Room, 1651 3rd Ave (betw 93rd & 94th St.), Suite 205

Faculty, graduates, and candidates will be there to describe the program, talk about their experience, and answer any questions followed by a brief case presentation.

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RSVP to: Mary Tirolo, LCSW 718-768-2064; mtirolo@aol.com Read the rest of this post »

What the new science of touch says about ourselves

Posted May 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: What the new science of touch says about ourselves by Adam Gopnick in The New Yorker in the May 16, 2016 Issue.

Our skin is no neutral envelope; it is a busily sensing organ that situates us in relation to others and the world. CREDIT: ILLUSTRATION BY JAVIER JAÉN

My Father, Woody Allen, and the Danger of Questions Unasked

Posted May 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  My Father, Woody Allen, and the Danger of Questions Unasked (Guest Column) by Ronan Farrow in the Hollywood Reporter on May 11, 2016.

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Philosophy Thursday: Moses Mendelsohnn

Posted May 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read:  Moses Mendelsohnn on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Moses Mendelsohnn on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Click Here to Read: Whatever Happened to Moses Mendelssohn? By Allan Nadler on The Jewish Ideas Daily website December 6, 2010.

Click Here to Read: Moses Mendelssohn, “On Enlightening the Mind” ib the Persistent Enlightenment website on March 18, 2014. Read the rest of this post »

Freud’s “Irma Dream” – Narrated Slideshow

Posted May 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to View: Freud’s “Irma Dream” – Narrated Slideshow on YouTube.

At the 2016 Spring Psychoanalytic Psychology Conference, Part 1

Posted May 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  At the 2016 Spring Psychoanalytic Psychology Conference, Part 1 by Jay Einhorn on the Psych at Large website on May 3, 2016.

Cruel Intentions: From the written letter to online commentary, the fine art of literary hate mail endures

Posted May 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Cruel Intentions: From the written letter to online commentary, the fine art of literary hate mail endures by William Giraldi in The New Republic on May 9, 2016.
Photographs by Cara Barer

How To Teach Children That Failure Is The Secret To Success

Posted May 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: How To Teach Children That Failure Is The Secret To Success by Tara Haelle on the NPR Radio website on May 6, 2016.

Saying “That’s OK, you’re still good at writing” may not be the best strategy, researchers say. CAP/Getty Images

Writer’s Wednesday: Itzik Manger

Posted May 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Writers Wednesday

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Click Here to Read: Itzik Manger on Wikipedia.

Click Here to View: Itzik Manger reads “There is a tree that stands” on YouTube. This video is in Yiddish.

Click Here to Read: Itzik Manger on the Fifty Years of Modern Poetry in Translation website.

Click Here to Read: Itzik Manger’s Prayer on the Poetry in Hell website from Warsaw Ghetto Poems from the Ringelblum Archives. Read the rest of this post »

Everybody Wants Some!!—Richard Linklater goes to college

Posted May 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Everybody Wants Some!!—Richard Linklater goes to college By Hiram Lee on the World Socialist Web Site on May 10, 2016.

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Slavery in Recent American Films: “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”

Posted May 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Slavery in Recent American Films: “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post Religion website on May 9, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Coming Soon on IPBooks.net:  On the Pleasures of Owning Persons: the Hidden Face of American Slavery by Volney Gay.

Trump, Truth and the Power of Contradiction

Posted May 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: Trump, Truth and the Power of Contradiction by Michael P. Lynch in The New York Times on May 7, 2016.

Donald J. Trump at a campaign event in Carmel, Ind., on May 2. CreditEric Thayer for The New York Times

Freud and the American Death Drive

Posted May 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: Freud and the American Death Drive by Patrick Blanchfield on the Marginalia website on May 7, 2016.
If ever a person could kill a joke, it was Sigmund Freud.

NPSA Video Resources Currently Available

Posted May 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Neuropsychoanalysis videos – free access to Pfeffer Center talks on the connectome, the prenatal dyad, global workspace – and two educational series  Read the rest of this post »

Psychoanalytic Training in a Foreign Land at IPTAR

Posted May 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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