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Bette Blank, Artistic Narratives, "Sigmund Freud" 2009, oil on linen, 30" x 24"

“Sigmund Freud” © Bette Blank, 2008, Artistic Narratives

                                                                  If we understood ourselves better, we would damage ourselves less.
—James Baldwin

Welcome to our new website!

Besides looking new, our website now does more.

Our site now offers expanded resources for candidates, potential applicants, early- and mid-career professionals and the general public:

  • Find highly qualified therapists or supervisors through our Treatment Services.
  • Search by region and areas of specialization.
  • Explore a wide range of informational resources.
  • Take advantage of professional and public education programs in both the greater Washington DC and New York Metro areas.

Check back regularly for upcoming events, new publications, and more.

The Contemporary Freudian Society site is also new.

The Society’s website now offers much more for members, candidates, the general public. Visit to find out more about the Society’s programs and professional resources.


Congratulations to our New Graduates!

The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society is proud to announce our new graduates:

Adult Psychoanalysis Program

Justine Kalas Reeves, MSW, DPsych

Child & Adolescent Program

Rori Shaffer, LCSW

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program

Allison Abrams, LCSW
Liat Shklarski, LCSW
Maritza Rodriquez, LCSW
Kelli E. Longshore, LMSW


Applications Are Now Being Accepted

Click below to find out more / apply to programs in

NEW! Integrated Child-Adult Psychoanalytic Training beginning January 2016

Click here for more information.

Upcoming Open Houses and Clinical Moments

Click here for information about our next Open House and Clinical Moments Dinner Series.

Upcoming CE Program

“Changing Sex, Changing Psychoanalysis”
Presenter: Patricia Gherovici, PhD
Date: Friday, September 18, 2015
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: Mt. Sinai Medical Center, NYC

For additional information on this program, click here

For information on all of our upcoming programs, see below

Continuing Education Programs

We are approved by NYSED to Grant CE’s to LMSW’s and LCSW’s

Click here for upcoming NY Continuing Education programs.

Click here for upcoming DC Continuing Education programs.

Please see our Foundations Course open to non-matriculated students. For additional information, please contact Nancy Cromer-Grayson ( or Debra Gill (

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