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Faculty Bios

Mount Sinai Psychotherapy Institute Supervisory Faculty
(*clinical staff Mount Sinai Hospital Department of Psychiatry)


Lisa Andermann*

Cultural Psychiatry, Psychological Trauma, ACT Team

Joan Barr

GP Psychotherapy

Leo Chagoya*

Couple Therapy, Family Therapy, Individual Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Allison Crawford*

Cognitive-Based Trauma Therapy, Attachment-Based Family Therapy

Michael Cord

GP Psychotherapy; Individual Short and Long Term Dynamic Psychotherapy, Supervision of Psychotherapy with a Diverse Patient Population especially PTSD and Personality Disorders, primarily informed by psychodynamic approaches

Peter DeRoche*

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy for individuals living with HIV and Gay Men

Christine Dunbar*

Core Conflictual Relationship Therapy (CCRT)

Edred Flak*

Integrative Psychotherapy; Psychotherapy with Complex Patients; Dissociative Identity Disorder; Trauma

Bill Gayner*

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

Paul Goldhamer*

Integrative Therapy with patients with Persistent & Severe Psychiatric Illnesses

Daniel Greben

Integrative Psychotherapy & approaches to therapeutic impasses

Adrian Grek*

Geriatric Psychiatry

Jon Hunter*


Rex Kay*

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Kate Kitchen

Mindfullness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) especially for Prevention of Relapse of Depression in Adults

Molyn Leszcz*

Group Psychotherapy

Ted Lo*

Culturally Diverse Populations; Cultural Competence

Robert Maunder*

Psychotherapy of the Medically III

Clare Pain*

Trauma Disorders

Allan Peterkin

Gay and Lesbian Affirmative Brief Psychotherapy

Paula Ravitz*

Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), Medical Education

Neil Rector

Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)

Patricia Rockman

Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)

Ron Ruskin*

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Psychiatry and Humanities, Narrative Medicine

Joel Sadavoy*

Geriatric Psychotherapy, Personality Disorders

Daniel Silver*

Borderline Personality Disorder

Rodney Slonim*

Crisis Intervention

Alex Tarnopolsky*

Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychotherapy of Adults, Post Traumatic and Dissociative Disorders

Graeme Taylor*

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Madu Vallabhaneni*

Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychotherapy of adults and children, as well as inpatient psychiatry

Lesley Wiesenfeld*

Geriatric Psychiatry & Psychotherapy

Beverly Young*
Perinatology, Post-Partum Depression