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When Crime Pays: J&J’s Drug Risperdal

Posted September 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials, General News

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Click Here to Read: When Crime Pays: J&J’s Drug Risperdal by Nicholas Kristof in The New York Times on September. 17, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Over the course of 20 years, Johnson & Johnson created a powerful drug, promoted it illegally to children and the elderly, covered up the side effects and made billions of dollars. This is the inside story.
By Steven Brill on the Huffington Post website.

Click Here to Read: J.&J. to Pay $2.2 Billion in Risperdal Settlement By Katie Thomas in The New York Times on November 4, 2013.

Alex Gorsky, C.E.O. of Johnson & JohnsonCreditBrian Snyder/Reuters

IPA Web News 13

Posted September 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: IPA Web News 13 on the International Psychoanalytical Association website.

U.S. Soldiers Told to Ignore Sexual Abuse of Boys by Afghan Allies

Posted September 21st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: U.S. Soldiers Told to Ignore Sexual Abuse of Boys by Afghan Allies By Joseph Goldstein in The New York Times on September 20, 2015.

Dan Quinn was relieved of his Special Forces command after a fight with a U.S.-backed militia leader who had a boy as a sex slave chained to his bed. CreditKirsten Luce for The New York Times

Victor Jara (1932–1973): Died September 15, 1973

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music

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Click Here to Read:  Víctor Jara on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:   Biography of Victor Jara from the Encyclopedia of World Biography.

Click Here to View:  Victor Jara:  Te Recuerdo Amanda on YouTube.

Click Here To Listen To: Victor Jara Singing Cigarrito on YouTube.

Click Here to Listen to:  Arlo Guthrie Sings a Song About Victor Jara. Read the rest of this post »

Psychology Sunday: Leo Goldberger

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

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Click Here to Read:  Leo Goldberger on Wikipeida.

Click Here to Read: Leo Goldberger on the NYU Department of Psychology website.

Click Here to Read: Memory and Tragedy: The Life of a Young Danish Jew during WWII on the Thanks to Scandanavia website.

Click Here to Read:  Handbook of Stress, 2nd Ed by edited by Leo Goldberger and Shlomo Read the rest of this post »

I (don’t) believe in God: A sermon for the Jewish new year

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: I (don’t) believe in God on the Beacon Hebrew Alliance Website.

Islam & the Future of Tolerance

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to Listen To: Islam & the Future of Tolerance with Sam Harris, Maajid Nawaz and Juliette Kayyem (moderator) on Sam Harris’s website on September 15, 2015.

Making Government Logical

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: Making Government Logical By Cass R. Sunstein in The New York Times on September 19, 2015.

Healthcare’s Y2K Moment Is October 1st – Are You Ready?

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Healthcare’s Y2K Moment Is October 1st – Are You Ready? by Robert J. Szczerba on the Forbes Magazine website on September 16, 2015.

Using new classification codes, physicians will now have to access to a wealth of healthcare data to improve the overall quality of patient care. (Image source: Wikimedia Commons)

The True Imaginary: Constructing the Phantasm with Paula Hochman Vappereau at Après-Coup

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup PSYCHOANALYTIC ASSOCIATION, Friday, September 25, 2015, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
THE TRUE IMAGINARY: CONSTRUCTING THE PHANTASM, Foundations of Psychoanalysis PAULA HOCHMAN VAPPEREAU

The phantasm is the subject’s special relation to the object of desire, in whose presence the subject fades. This presentation will study Lacan’s concept of the phantasm, focusing on the relation between truth and falseness in the imaginary. Read the rest of this post »

Joyce Historical/Hysterical: The Know-How of Lalangue with Jean-Michel Vappereau at Après-Coup

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup PSYCHOANALYTIC ASSOCIATION, Saturday, September 26, 2015, 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday, September 27, 2015, 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
JOYCE HISTORICAL/HYSTERICAL: THE KNOW-HOW OF LALANGUE, Workshop
JEAN-MICHEL VAPPEREAU Read the rest of this post »

Reading Freud and Lacan: On Nachtraglichkeit with Lillian Ferrari at Après-Coup

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

PLEASE NOTE that those interested in attending should contact Lillian Ferrari via email: lillasferrari@gmail.com, as space is limited. Lillian will also provide the address for the meeting.

Après-Coup PSYCHOANALYTIC ASSOCIATION
Thursday, September 24, 2015, 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm, FIRST MEETING

READING FREUD AND LACAN: ON NACHTRAGLICHKEIT, Reading Group LILLIAN FERRARI
Conducted by Lillian Ferrari, the group, which meets every third Thursday to read Freud and Lacan, will focus this year on the Freudian notion of Nachträglichkeit, opposing effects of structure to a developmental point of view.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Freud: Vol. I Standard Edition, Project for a Scientific Psychology, part II Read the rest of this post »

Bion’s Discovery of Alpha Function: Changes in Psychoanalytic Theory and Technique Lawrence J. Brown at NYPSI

Posted September 20th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Scientific Meeting
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 8-10 pm
Bion’s Discovery of Alpha Function: Changes in Psychoanalytic Theory and Technique
Lawrence J. Brown, Ph.D. Discussant: Irene Cairo, M.D. $10 General Admission Read the rest of this post »

Social Work Saturday: Patrick Casement

Posted September 19th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Social Work Saturday

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Click Here to Read: Kate Schechter interviews Patrick Casement in the Beyond the Couch Journal in the
Issue 2 December 2007 Issue.

Click Here to Read: Patrick J. Casement’s book Learning from the Patient on the Eruditor Bookstore website.

Click Here To Read:  Review of Learning From Our Mistakes: Beyond Dogma In Psychoanalysis And Psychotherapy by Patrick Casement, Reviewed By Susan Demattos Read the rest of this post »

Coming Soon from IPBooks.net

Posted September 18th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized
IPBooks
Click Here to Read About:  Arnold Richards’s Selected Papers Volume 1: Critical Conversations
Click Here to Read About: Arnold Richards’s Selected Papers Volume 2:  Perspectives on a Thought Collective
Click Here to Read About: Arnold Richards’s Selected Papers Volume 3:  The Paripatetic Psychoanalyst

Read the rest of this post »

German High School Named After Columbia Nobel Laureate Eric Kandel

Posted September 18th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: German High School Named After Columbia Nobel Laureate Eric Kandel on the Columbia Newsroom website on September 14, 2015.

Eric & Denise Kandel with the teaching staff of Eric Kandel Gymnasium. (Credit: Eric Kandel Gymnasium)

Now Antidepressant-Induced Chronic Depression Has a Name: Tardive Dysphoria

Posted September 18th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here To Read: Now Antidepressant-Induced Chronic Depression Has a Name: Tardive Dysphoria by Robert Whitaker on his Mad in America blog on the Psychology Today blogs on June 30, 2011.

The Candidate Volume 6: Belonging

Posted September 18th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: The Candidate Volume 6: Belonging September 2015.

The Whig Interpretation of History

Posted September 18th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  The Whig Interpretation of History by  Herbert Butterfield (1900-1979)  (1931).

Author tells story of grandfather and sequestered childhood

Posted September 18th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Author tells story of grandfather and sequestered childhood by Carla Allen on The Vanguard Website on September 16, 2015.
© CARLA ALLEN PHOTO Ilonka Venier Alexander holds a copy of her new book: The Life and Times of Franz Alexander – from Budapest to California. The publication is part of the history of psychoanalysis series – published and distributed by Karnac Books in the United Kingdom.