I have a private practice of psychiatry, including medication management, and psychoanalysis in west Los Angeles and am a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCLA. I also serve as a Training and Supervising Analyst and course instructor at the New Center for Psychoanalysis.

Medical school (Cornell), psychiatric training (Albert Einstein/Jacoby Hospital) and psychoanalytic training (NY Psychoanalytic Institute) were all in the New York area.

I am Board Certified in Psychiatry and Certified in Psychoanalysis .

More than fifty of my peer reviewed papers and chapters have been published . I have also lectured and taught in Italy, Poland, Korea, Peru, Chile and Mexico as well as in a number of universities and psychoanalytic training schools in the United States.