Education


  • Psychoanalytic Training, The Washington Psychoanalytic Institute, Washington, D.C.; 1988-1995
  • Resident in Psychiatry (PGY-IV) Chestnut Lodge Hospital, Rockville, MD; 1987-1988
  • Resident in Psychiatry ((PGY-I-III) George Washington University School of Medicine; 1984-1987
  • Doctor of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY; 1980-1984
  • Bachelor of Science, (Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa) Smith College, Northampton, MA; 1976-1980

Professional Activities


  • Full-time private practice; 1990-
  • Member, Governance Committee; Washington Center for Psychoanalysis; 2013-
  • Co-chair of Fellowship Program in Psychoanalysis of The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis; 2006-2014
  • Member, Ethics Committee, Washington Center for Psychoanalysis; 2007-
  • Steering Committee of New Directions in Psychoanalytic Thinking; 1996-2003
  • Founder, The Samuels Foundation Research Fellowship
  • Staff Psychiatrist, Chestnut Lodge Hospital, Rockville, MD; 1987-1990

Elected Positions


  • President and Chair of the Board of Directors, The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, 2016-
  • Vice President of Educational Affairs, The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis; 2014-2016
  • Member, Board of Directors, The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis; 2011-2016
  • Chair, Program Management Committee, The Washington Center for Psychoanalysis; 2011-2016


Professional Memberships


  • Washington Center For Psychoanalysis
  • American Psychoanalytic Association

Licenses


  • Board Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology, November 1989
  • District of Columbia license: MD041919