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Real About Brain Science – A Challenge to the Current Model

Posted September 2nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:  Getting Real About Brain Science – A Challenge to the Current Model  by Deepak Chopra on the SFGate website on September 1, 2014,

What If Everything We Know About Treating Depression Is Wrong?

Posted September 2nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:   What If Everything We Know About Treating Depression Is Wrong? By Cliff Weathers on the Alternet website on September 1, 2014.

Photo Credit: Michael Kowalski/Shutterstock

September APA Division 39 InSight

Posted September 1st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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From The Editor:

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President’s Column
Who Do We Want to Be? Read the rest of this post »

Early Childhood Loss and Later Panic: Preter and Klein

Posted September 1st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers
Early Childhood Loss and Later Panic: Preter and Klein
N. Szajnberg, MD
Bowlby was a careful observer. His entire volume on Loss spoke to the power of early childhood adversity and later life.  More recently, a pediatric nephrologist at Kaiser in collaboration with others has shown that early childhood adversities, including loss, results in later adulthood medical ailments (Filetti et al); and Szajnberg and Massie followed Brodie’s cohort at thirty years to demonstrate this clinically.
Yet, Preter and Klein, citing the work of others, have shown pharmacological evidence of what appears to be a lifelong disorder in opiodergic systems due to childhood loss.
Here is the careful study:

Click Here to Read:  Lifelong opioidergic vulnerability through early life separation: A recent extension of the false suffocation alarm theory of panic disorder.  by Maurice Preter MD and Donald F. Klein, MD, DSc:  on the Reseach Gate Website on April 16, 2014.

A Case for Psychoanalysis: Exploring the Scientific Evidence

Posted September 1st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to View: A Case for Psychoanalysis: Exploring the Scientific Evidence by John Thor Cornelius on YouTube on February 5, 2014.

Daddy’s Girl? Rebecca Coffey on Sigmund Freud’s daughter

Posted September 1st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to To Read:  Daddy’s Girl? Rebecca Coffey on Sigmund Freud’s daughter Review of Hysterical: Anna Freud’s Story by Rebecca Coffey, Reviewed By Joan Lipkin on the Windy City Media Group website on August 28, 2014.

Invasion of Poland, Fall 1939

Posted September 1st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Invasion of Poland, Fall 1939 on the Holocaust Encyclopedia website.

German troops parade through Warsaw after the invasion of Poland. Warsaw, Poland, September 28-30, 1939.— National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Md

Poetry Monday: September 1, 2014

Posted September 1st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Poetry

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Eugene Mahon

Welcome back from vacation, everyone, and Happy Labor Day! Given what has been happening to labor lately, there’s too much to say about that here, so it will have to be left to the editorial pages. Meanwhile, here is our September poet, Eugene Mahon. Read the rest of this post »

ISIS: The Psychology of Our Fears

Posted August 31st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  ISIS: The Psychology of Our Fears by Max Dorfman on the Huffington Post Website on August 30, 2014.

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YIVO News and Events

Posted August 31st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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YIVO in California

YIVO Executive Director Jonathan Brent will be speaking at several programs at Let’s Never Forget: The Night and Hope of Arnost Lustig, on September 6, 2014 in Auburn, California. For more about this event, click here. 

This Week in Yedies: News from YIVO

Max Weinreich in Copenhagen
by Bent Blüdnikow Read the rest of this post »

David Lynch’s Mulholland Drive at NYPSI

Posted August 31st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

The Friends of the A.A. Brill Library
of the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute

We trust you have thoroughly enjoyed your summer and made it through your reading list. NYPSI’s Brill Library is now open for the 2014 – 2015 academic year and we invite you to attend the first film of our Film Series!

David Lynch’s Mulholland Drive
starring Naomi Watts

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7pm Read the rest of this post »

Neuroscientists Make Huge Strides Toward Solving the Mysteries of the Teenage Brain

Posted August 31st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Neuroscientists Make Huge Strides Toward Solving the Mysteries of the Teenage Brain by Robert Montenegro on the Big Think website on August 29, 2014.

Meet the mother and father of cognitive neuroscience

Posted August 31st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Meet the mother and father of cognitive neuroscience: Independently and almost single-handedly, husband and wife Uta and Chris Frith have transformed the way we view autism and schizophrenia on the by Mo Costandi on Guardian website  on Mo Costandi’s  Neurophilosophy blog.

Uta and Chris Frith at their home in northwest London. Photograph: Mo Costandi 

Psychology Sunday: Max Wertheimer

Posted August 31st, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Max Wertheimer on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Max Wertheimer Biography on the About.com Website.

Click  Here to Read: Other Posts Psychology Sunday at This Website.    Read the rest of this post »

Freud’s City, From Couch to Cafes

Posted August 30th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Freud’s City, From Couch to Cafes by Stephen Heyman in The New York Times on August 29, 2014.

Café Landtmann, Freud’s go-to coffee house. Credit Josef Polleross for The New York Times        

Referrals of couples at WCSPP

Posted August 30th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Celebrating 40 Years of Excellence In Psychoanalytic Scholarship and Service
LOOKING FOR HIGH-QUALITY, LOW-COST COUPLES TREATMENT?

The Psychotherapy Service of the Westchester Center for the Study of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy is now accepting referrals of couples!

WCSPP has a 40-year reputation for quality training in psychoanalysis and related disciplines, and the unsurpassed level of service that our affiliated clinicians provide to their communities. Read the rest of this post »

In Performance: A Yiddish ‘Waiting for Godot’

Posted August 30th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Plays

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Click Here to Read and View:  In Performance: A Yiddish ‘Waiting for Godot’ By Erik Piepenburg in The New York Times on October 1, 2013.

Dalí, Psychoanalysis & Dante’s Divine Comedy

Posted August 30th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art, Books

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Click Here to Read:  Dalí, Psychoanalysis & Dante’s Divine Comedy on the Rauner Special Collections Library website on August 29, 2014

New Yorker Faces His Phobia, One Stroke at a Time With Intensive Swim Lessons, a Man Attacks His Fear of Water

Posted August 30th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, General News

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Click Here to Read and View: A New Yorker Faces His Phobia, One Stroke at a Time With Intensive Swim Lessons, a Man Attacks His Fear of Water By N. R. Kleinfield in The New York Times on August 29, 2014.

‘Feminism Unfinished’ by Dorothy Sue Cobble, Linda Gordon and Astrid Henry

Posted August 30th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Review of: ‘Feminism Unfinished’ by Dorothy Sue Cobble, Linda Gordon and Astrid Henry Reviewed By Elaine Showalter in the Washington Post on August 29, 2014.

Rep. Bella Abzug, center, and Gloria Steinem, right, at a demonstration staged by the Reproductive Rights Committee of the New York City chapter of the National Organization for Women in 1976. (Bernard Gotfryd/Getty Images)