• B.A. — St. Bonaventure University, Orlean, New York (Philosophy) 1959.
  • M.A. — Whitefriars Hall, Graduate School of Theology, Washington, D.C. 1962 (Four year degree: Philosophy/Religious Studies.).
  • Studies: Fordham University, New York City: 1964-1972 – completed all requirements, except thesis, For Doctorate in Psychology/Religious Studies.
  • Ph.D.- – Foundation House, Oxford, England. 2003 (Philosophy/Psychoanalysis).

Post Graduate:

  • The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis, New York City: Graduated June, 1970.
  • Licensed Psychoanalyst: New York State

Current Positions:

  • Associate Editor: Contemporary Psychoanalytic Studies (Book Series).
  • Editorial Board: Psychoanalytic Psychology (Division 39).
  • Editorial Board: The Psychoanalytic Review.
  • Faculty: NPAP Training Institute.(New York City)
  • Supervising Faculty: The Westchester Center for the Study of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

Professional Affiliations:

  • International Psychoanalytical Association – – Member and Training Analyst.(1987–present)
  • The American Psychoanalytic Association. (2003-present-Senior Member)
  • The American Psychological Association.(2004- present)
  • The National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis [NPAP].(1970-present)
  • The International Federation for Psychoanalytic Education [IFPE].(1992- present)
  • The Institute for Psychoanalytic Training & Research [IPTAR] — Fellow.(1974-2008) & Honorary Member (2016- present)
  • The Westchester Center for the study of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy (2014 – present)
  • Fellow: The Parkmore Institute (South Africa) 2018 – present)
  • Division 39 of The American Psychological Association. (2004- present)
  • The Chicago Open Chapter for the Study of Psychoanalysis.(2004- present)
  • Section on Psychoanalysis of The Canadian Psychological Association .Fellow (2006 – present)
  • Madison Who’s Who (2009-2010)


  • 2005 GRADIVA AWARD NOMINEE for the text: “Psyche, Self and Soul”, Given by: The National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis.
  • 2014 DISTINGUISHED CONTRIBUTIONS TO PSYCHOANALYTIC EDUCATION AWARD: Given by:  The International Forum for Psychoanalytic Education.(at their 25 Annual Conference)
  • 2017 GRADIVA AWARD (Best Psychoanalytic Book of 2016) for “Quantum Psychoanalysis: Essays on Physics, Mind and Analysis Today”. presented by The National Association for The Advancement of Psychoanalysis.

Previous Professional Positions:

  • Assistant Professor of Religious Studies: Manhattan College, Riverdale, N.Y.(1962- 1970).
  • Pacem In Terris Institute: (Charter Member) Manhattan College, Riverdale, N.Y. (1966-1970).
  • Board of Directors: The Association for Applied Psychoanalysis (1968 -1971).
  • Board of Directors and Faculty: The New York Center for Psychoanalytic Training (1973-1975).
  • Board of Trustees: NPAP Training Institute (1971-1997).
  • Board of Directors: The Association for Applied Psychoanalysis (1968 -1971).
  • Editorial Board: The History of Childhood Quarterly (1973- 1974).
  • Editorial Board: The Psychoanalytic Review (1978-1982).
  • Associate Editor: The Psychoanalytic Review (1988-2004).
  • Editorial Board and Columnist: The NPAP Newsletter (1979-1982).
  • Editorial Board: The International Journal of Applied Psychoanalytic Studies (2003-2007)
  • Adjunct Professor of Psychology: Institute for Philosophic Studies, University of Dallas, Texas, (1982-1983).
  • President: The Council of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists (1982 – 1984)
  • Board of Directors and Founding Member: Union of Concerned Psychoanalysts and Psychotherapists, Inc. (1982-1986).
  • Dean of Faculty and Curriculum: NPAP Training Institute (1987 – 1991).
  • President of the Training Institute of the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis [NPAP] (January 1992 to December 1995).
  • Honorary Research Fellow: Centre for Psychoanalytic Studies University at Canterbury, Kent, England ( 1995-1997).
  • President: The International Federation for Psychoanalytic Education (1997 & 2002).


See Articles & Reviews for specific reference.

Articles published in:

  • The Psychoanalytical Review
  • Psychoanalytic Books
  • Psychoanalytic Psychology
  • NPAP News and Reviews
  • The Journal of the American Psychoanalytical Association
  • The East Hampton Star
  • Chapters in Psychoanalytical Books

Texts Published:

  • Soul On The Couch  (1997)
  • Psyche, Self & Soul (2004)
  • Broken Fathers/Broken Sons (2008)
  • Quantum Psychoanalysis: Essays on Physics, Mind, & Analysis Today (2016)