Publications, Workshops & Talks


When the Birds Stopped Singing: Living with the Wounds of War: Personal Essays by Clemens Loew, Createspace, August, 2014.

Reading and Discussion:

  • Cathedral of St. John the Divine, NYC Nov 21, 2014
  • NAHOS (National Organization for Child Holocaust Survivors), NYC, Oct 18, 2015
  • St John Church, Salisbury, Ct. Nov 14, 2015.
  • St.Gregory Church, Woodstock, NY, Jan 24, 2016
  • National Institute for the Psychotherapies (NIP), NYC, April 10, 2016.
  • Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley, Kingston, NY, Nov 6, 2016

A Case of Polish Jewish Relations, NY Times, April 5, 2016

“My Lost Father“, in Power of Witnessing, ed Nancy Goodman and Marilyn Meyers, Rutlege Press, 2012.

“The Apron”, “Psychoanalytic Perspectives, International Journal of Integration and Innovation”, National Institute of the Psychotherapies, Spring, 2007.

Dream Interpretations: A Comparative Study, Co-Author with James Fosshage, Ph.D., Spectrum Publication Jamaica, NY. 1978 and 1987 (Revised).

Three Psychotherapies: A Clinical Comparison, Senior Editor, Brunner-Mazel, New York, NY. 1975.

Emotional Flooding, Editorial Board, New Directions in Psychology, Vol. 1, Behavioral Publications, 1975.

Changing Approaches to Psychotherapy, Co-Editor, Spectrum Publications, Jamaica, New York. 1978.

“Breach in Continuity”, Hidden Children Publication, New York, 1994.

“History of NIP”, NIPPA Newsletter, New York, 1990.

“My Body/My Self”, monthly column with Dr. B. Blum. It’s Me Magazine (circulation South and Southeast U.S.), 1984.

“Application of Small Group Learning to Large Group Experience”, (Co-Author Reed and DiSalvo, New York, NY, 1972.

“A Program of Intensified Stimulation and Response Facilitation in the ‘Senile’ Aged”, The Gerontologist, 1971, 11, No.4, 341-347.

“Authoritarian Personality.” Unpublished M.A. Thesis, Long Island University, New York, NY, 1961.

“Acquisition of a Hostile Attitude and its Relationship to Aggressive Behavior.” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1967, 15, 335-41.

“Verbal Conditioning in a New Science Construction Task: A Further Study.” Psychological Reports, 1964, 15, 97 -98.


Workshop: “The Transmission of Holocaust Trauma on Second and Third Generations”, World Federation of  Child Holocaust Survivors, Berlin, Germany, Oct. 2013.

Workshop for Interns and Externs: “Use of Guided Imagery to Enhance the Therapeutic Process”, National Institute for the Psychotherapies (NIP), NYC, 2014, 2015, 2016.

“Use Of Guided Imagery And Meditation In Psychoanalytic Practice”,
National Institute For Psychotherapies, Interns And Externs, New York City, Oct 2012, 2013 and 2014.

“Power Of Witnessing, Federation Of Child Holocaust Survivors Conference”, Berlin, Germany, August 2014.

“Enhancing the Psychoanalytic Process Through Guided Imagery and Writing”, Presentation to 4–year program class, National Institute for the Psychotherapies, May 8, 2012.

Workshop, “Creativity and Psychoanalysis: Mutually Enhancing Experiences”, Division of Psychoanalysis (39), 30th annual spring meeting, Chicago, IL, April 21-25, 2010.

Developing Narratives in Psychoanalysis and Memoirs: Workshop for NIP interns and externs, National Institute for the Psychotherapies, New York City, April 3, 2009.

Panel with Sophia Richman , PhD. and Helen Epstein, “What’s the Story? Constructing Narrative in Psychoanalysis and Literature”, Stephen Mitchell Center for Relational Studies, New School, New York City, Sept 21, 2008.

Workshop: “Can We Allow Ourselves Happiness after the Holocaust”, World Federation of Jewish Survivors of the Holocaust, Alexandria, Virginia, Nov. 7-10, 2008.

Panel, “Creativity in Transformation of Trauma”, with Dr. Sandra Hirshberg, American Psychoanalytic Association, NYC, Jan. 2007.

Roundtable Panel: “Last witnesses: Child  survivors of the Holocaust” with Drs Eva Brown, Dori Laub and Sophia Richman, Psychoanalytic Perspectives: Journal of Integration, NYC, 2007.

Conducted the Supervisory Seminar, “Dealing with Supervisor’s Anxiety,” Focus Series, NIP, New York City, April 29, 2006.

“Workshop on Supervision of the Psychoanalytic Process”, Continuing Education Workshop, Psychoanalysis on the Edge Div. 39, American Psychological Association, Miami, Fla., March 2004.

Workshop, “Sharing the Past, Celebrating Life”, International Child Survivors Conference, Toronto, Canada, Oct. 11, 2002.

“Supervision of the Psychoanalytic Process”, A week-end workshop, National Training Program, N.I.P., New York City, 2002.

“Supervision of the Psychoanalytic Process”, workshop with Judy Kaufman,  conducted at conference, “Multiple Perspectives on Subjectivity: A European and American dialogue,” Rome, Italy. March, 1999.

“Working with Survivors of Genocide and War-related Traumas Across Generations,” Workshop presented at Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society (EGPS), New York, NY, November 4, 1995.

“Violent Conflict and War: Causes, Prevention and Resolution,” Panel Chair and Presenter, National Conference on Peacemaking and Conflict Resolution, Minneapolis, MN, May 1995.

Panel: Education of teachers in NY and NJ regarding Holocaust and multicultural programs, Moriah School, Englewood , NJ., Jan 22, 1995.

“War: Causes, Dynamics and Conflict Resolution,” Panel Chair and Presenter. APA Division 39, Washington DC, April 1994.

”Child Holocaust Survivors” conference, conducted workshops:

“I Never Said Goodbye” and “My Parents are Child Survivors”, Montreal, Canada. Oct 7-10, 1994

“Working with Issues of Death and Dying in Groups.” Workshop presented at Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society, New York, NY, 1974.

“Integrating Individual and Group Psychotherapy.” Workshop presented at Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society, New York, NY, 1973.

“Combining Individual and Group Psychotherapy.” Workshop presented at American Group Psychotherapy Associations, New York, NY, 1972.

“Issues Related to ‘Gifted’ Children.” Talk presented to parents at Gifted Child Society, New Jersey, 1973.

“Multiple Approaches to Psychotherapy.” Co-Chairman, National Institute for the Psychotherapies (NIP) Conference, Puerto Rico, 1975.

“Three Psychotherapies-An Intensive Workshop: Psychoanalytic, Behavioral, Gestalt.” Coordinator & Co-Administrator, NIP Conference, November 1971.

Group Dynamics Workshops for the United States Army Chaplain School. Developed and Planned Workshops; Group Leader and Panelist, 1970 -1971.

Seminar in Drug Abuse for Teachers, Paramus Public Schools. Trained Group Leaders, October 1970 and May 1971.

“Encounter vs. Psychotherapy: A Confrontation.” A workshop for professional and paraprofessional mental health workers. New York, October 1969 and April 1970.

“A Meeting of Minds – Not a Clash Between Generations.” Young Presidents Organization (YPO), Father, son/daughter seminars dealing with the generation gap. University of Chicago, August 1970.

Sensitivity Training Program among Professionals and Paraprofessionals at Daughters of Jacob Geriatric Center. Responsible for development, 1968.

Taught medical students application of psychological tests, University of Iowa, 1964.


WABC TV – The Joan Lunden Show, obesity panel on weight control, body image, self esteem, May 1989.

WABC Radio -Dr. Judith Kurianksy Show, on the topic of depression, 1986.