Latest Psychoanalysts Stories

2012-06-06 23:01:28

Mary Chaput to join James C. Pyles in a discussion of Health Care Reform and Privacy Program, and to highlight relevant findings from the ANSI report “The Financial Impact of Breached Protected Health Information” (PRWEB) June 06, 2012 Today, Clearwater Compliance, a leading provider of HIPAA-HITECH compliance software, solutions, and professional services, announced that its CFO and Chief Compliance Officer, Mary Chaput, has been asked to join other industry experts speaking at...

2012-03-13 10:44:29

New research at the University of Warwick into 50 years of motherhood manuals has revealed how despite their differences they have always issued advice as orders and set unattainably high standards for new mums and babies. Angela Davis, from the Department of History at the University of Warwick, carried out 160 interviews with women of all ages and from all backgrounds to explore their experiences of motherhood for her new book, Modern Motherhood: Women and Family in England, 1945-2000....

2011-06-07 02:00:00

LONDON, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Under the title Border-Crossing: Migration Across National and Mental States, the 6th Psychoanalytic Film Festival (epff6) will present an impressive programme of European film. The Festival, which is organised by The Institute of Psychoanalysis and takes place from 3-6 November 2011, will feature films from 10 different countries, many of which have never been shown before in the UK. They will be discussed by the filmmakers themselves with...

2011-01-19 02:00:00

LONDON, January 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For those who have resolved to exercise their minds as well as their bodies this new year, The Institute of Psychoanalysis is offering the chance to gain a deeper understanding of the inner self with a range of thought-provoking public events. The events programme, which can be found at http://www.beyondthecouch.org.uk, complements the Science Museum's groundbreaking exhibition, Psychoanalysis: The Unconscious in Everyday Life (admission free, ends...

2010-05-10 12:00:00

STOCKBRIDGE, Mass., May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Erikson Institute for Education and Research at the Austen Riggs Center has announced a new prize for excellence in mental health media. Every year, the Erikson Prize will recognize three individuals who have brought nuance, compassion, and scientific rigor to their coverage of mental illness and recovery with an award of $1,500 each. Prize-winners will be honored in a forum on mental health media at the Austen Riggs Center in...

2010-03-23 05:00:00

http://www.icfhinc.org/default.asp Sir Richard Bowlby keynotes 'Linking Forces,' educational event with 16-year history in community MIAMI, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for Child and Family Health (ICFH) presents the sixteenth Linking Forces Conference, bringing together the people who care for and work with children and adolescents in the community. The conference, held April 8-9, 2010 in Miami, includes presentations from top practitioners and researchers on...

2009-02-15 13:12:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Psychoanalytic Association expresses its deep gratitude to members of Congress and their staffs for including strong privacy protections for mental health information in the health IT implementation in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. At a time when the confidence of Americans to preserve their houses, jobs and health insurance has been deeply shaken it is even more important to preserve the confidence of Americans...

2008-06-26 09:03:11

By Mary Owen, Chicago Tribune Jun. 26--Dr. Marian Tolpin's pioneering work at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis provided fresh perspectives on childhood development and adult behavior, and influenced approaches to psychiatric treatment. Dr. Tolpin was part of a group in the 1970s that worked with psychoanalyst Heinz Kohut, whose groundbreaking ideas became what is now known as self-psychology. Throughout her career, she elaborated on these ideas and lectured worldwide about them....

2008-06-10 12:00:57

NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following event announcement was released by the American Psychoanalytic Association: Event: According to sobering statistics from the National Institutes of Mental Health, one in 10 patients with anorexia nervosa will die of the condition. Eating disorders and body image concerns are not solely the realm of American teenage girls. Women of all ages, men, and boys suffer from eating disorders, too. This American Psychoanalytic Association...

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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'