Lewis Aron, Ph.D

LEWIS ARON, PHD License # 006536   

New York University
Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis
240 Greene Street, 3rd Floor


LEWIS ARON, Ph.D. is the Director of the New York University, Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis. He has served as President of the Division of Psychoanalysis (39) of the American Psychological Association; founding President of the International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy (IARPP); founding President of the Division of Psychologist-Psychoanalysts of the New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA). He is the co-founder and co-chair of the Sandor Ferenczi Center at the New School for Social Research, and is an Honorary Member of the William Alanson White Psychoanalytic Society. Dr. Aron has received the New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA) Distinguished Service Award and the Division of Psychoanalysis (39) Leadership Award. He holds a Diplomate in Psychoanalysis from the American Board of Professional Psychology and is a Fellow of both the American Psychological Association and of the Academy of Psychoanalysis. Dr. Aron is in private practice in New York City and in Port Washington, Long Island, N.Y.


Clinical Psychology

Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis

Executive Consulting

Author of A Meeting of Minds: Mutuality in Psychoanalysis (The Analytic Press, 1996).

Editor (with Adrienne Harris) of The Legacy of Sandor Ferenczi, (TAP, 1993)

Editor (with Frances Sommer Anderson) of Relational Perspectives on the Body, (TAP, 1998)

Editor (with Stephen Mitchell) of Relational Psychoanalysis: The Emergence of a Tradition, (TAP, 1999)

Editor (with Adrienne Harris) of Relational Psychoanalysis II: Innovation and Expansion (TAP, 2005)

Editor (with Melanie Suchet and Adrienne Harris) of Relational Psychoanalysis III: New Voices (TAP, 2007).

Most recent work, Answering a Question With A Question: Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Jewish Thought is to be published this year by Academic Studies Press.

One of the founders, and an Associate Editor of Psychoanalytic Dialogues

Series editor (with Adrienne Harris) of the Relational Perspectives Book Series, published by The Analytic Press.


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