Professional Experience


Co-Founder and Board Director, National Institute for the Psychotherapies (NIP), 1971-present, New York, NY

Director of Admission; Co-Director, Supervisory Training Program; Faculty and Supervisor, National Institute for the Psychotherapies Training Institute, Inc., 1971-present, New York, NY

Editor, “Private Lives” section,  Psychoanalytic Perspectives: An International Journal of Integration and Innovation, the journal of the National Institute of the Psychotherapies, 2007-present

Faculty, The Stephen Mitchell Center for Relational Studies, 2007-present, New York, NY

Private Practice 1967-present, New York, NY and New Jersey

Adjunct Clinical Supervisor 1983-present
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University
New York, NY

Past Positions:

Director of Psychological Services
Weight Control Center
Holy Name Hospital
Teaneck, NJ,

Center for Marital and Family Therapy
New York, NY,

Consulting Psychologist
Bureau of Child Welfare
Department of Social Services
New York, NY,

Supervisor (Interns)
Postgraduate Center for Mental Health
New York, NY,

Group Therapy Consultant and Supervisor
Girls and Boys Service League
New York, NY,

Associate Staff Member, Group Therapy Clinic
Postgraduate Center for Mental Health, New York, NY
Group therapy and the study of group dynamics
New York, NY,

Supervisor, Group Therapy
Department of Psychiatry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Lincoln Hospital
Bronx, NY,

Supervisor, Pastoral Counseling Program
Postgraduate Center for Mental Health
New York City, NY, 1970

Chief Coordinator, System Training for Educators
Paramus (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1971-Present

Consulting Psychologist
Daughters of Jacob Geriatric Center
Development and evaluation of program for improving care for the aged with professional and paraprofessional staff.
Bronx, NY,

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Coe College
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1965-1966

Counselor, University Counseling Service
University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa, 1964-1965

Clinical Psychology Intern
Veteran’s Hospital
Group and individual psychotherapy.
Des Moines, Iowa, 1963-1964

Clinical Psychology Assistant
Psychopathic Hospital, University of Iowa
Psychodiagnostic evaluations.
Iowa City, Iowa, 1962-1963