Archive for March, 2011


2008–Pres. Member New York County New York Divorce Source — Family Mediator, Child Specialist, Family Counselor 1999 Completed course on Divorce – the Law & Mental Health Interventions 1992-1996 Parents In Action. Facilitator – Run groups for parents with children and adolecents in the private  school system (any and all issues related to children and […]

Elected and Appointed postions and offices

 2006 – Pres. Board — Member Member-at-Large CFS  2005-2006 Member Training Analyst Panel for Selection of Training Analysts NYFS Task Force  2005-2007 Chairperson NYFS Research Task Force  2005-Pres. Board Member  Executive Committee McGill  Alumni Association of New York  2008-Pres. Board Member  Secretary Executive Committee McGill  Alumni Association of New York  2004-Pres. Chairperson Membership Committee NYFS […]

Psychoanalytic Institute and Hospital Teaching

1965–1968 Courses on Group and Individual psychotherapy — Douglas Hospital, McGill University 1977–1978 Course on the Technique of Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy  NPAP 1978–1979 Course on the Technique of Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy  NPAP 1992 Course on Childhood Sexual Abuse to Members of  NPAP 1993–1994 Course on the Technique of Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy  NPAP […]

Speaking Engagements

April 2009 How do you Balance your life in this Unbalanced Economy? to L. J. Altfest & Co.,Inc.( specializes in helping people with their financial planning and investment management needs.) Feb. 2000 Guest Speaker to Psychology Class at Horace Mann School May 1999 What to Expect from Psychotherapy when you have ADD to CHADD,(A National […]


Psychoanalysis Today: A Case Book Book published  1991  by Charles C Thomas Psychoanalysis Today: A Case Book addresses the two issues currently of major concern in the field of psychoanalysis. The different theoretical models, and the need for more case material in the literature. Thus, the main theme for the 5th. I.P.A . Congress of […]

Professional Memberships

  1976–Pres.   Member, National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis Senior Member (1992 – Present) Training and Control Analyst 1991–2005 Member, Council of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists 1992–2004 Member, New York Center for Psychoanalytic Training Training and Control Analyst 1992–2004 Member, Society for Psychoanalytic Training 1992–2003 Member, Study Group on “Psychoanalytic Education & Supervision” — Institute for Psychoanalytic […]

Hospital Appointments

1973-1975 Manhattan State Hospital Director of  two outpatient clinics. Supervision of all  professional staff. 1970-1973   Coordinator, Tremont Clinical Services, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Instructor/Supervisor, Jacobi Hospital Individual psychotherapy, group therapy, family therapy, couple therapy: children, adolescents, adults. 1969–1970     Bronx Children’s Psychiatric Hospital, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Clinical Supervisor, Inpatient Adolescent […]

Academic Appointments

1990 – Pres. Mount Sinai School of Medicine Faculty — Clinical Instructor 1992 – 1997 Horace Mann School – Consultant to the Guidance Department 1971 – 1973 Yeshiva University Faculty – Clinical Instructor 1969 – 1970 New York University Faculty – Clinical Instructor 1968 – 1973 Albert Einstein College of Medicine Faculty – Instructor in […]

Private Practice

License # 00065-1 NPI # 1841408077 NAAP# PO51745 1964-Pres.     Psychoanalyst   (1976 –Present) Psychoanalysis, Psychotherapy, Group Therapy, Family Therapy, Couples Therapy, Divorce and Child Custody Mediation Practice includes Children, adolescents & adults


1975 Awarded Robert M. Lindner and John C. Gustin Scholarship–N.P.A.P 1962-1964 Awarded two-year Canadian Mental Health Fellowship–McGill University