Board of Directors


The Board of Directors is the governing body of the Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis and is comprised of 10 Senior and Regular members and two Candidate members who are elected by the members and candidates of the Institute. Board members are the fiduciaries who steer the organization towards a sustainable future by adopting sound, ethical, and legal governance and financial management policies, as well as by making sure the nonprofit has adequate resources to advance its mission. Elections are held annually and each member’s term is for two years.

Sally Cassidy, Psy.D., M.S.W.

Celeste Birkhofer, Ph.D., Psy.D., M.F.T.

Becky Crusoe, M.F.T., Psy.D.

Sona DeLurgio, Psy.D., MFT

Christina Emanuel, M.F.T., Psy.D.

Daniel Goldin, M.F.T., Psy.D.

Lynne Jacobs, Ph.D.

Michael King, M.F.T.

Deborah Natoli, Ph.D.

Ilene Philipson, Psy.D., Psy.D., Ph.D.

Felix Salomon, Ph.D., Psy.D.

David Schrieber, MA, MFT, Psy.D.

Christopher Thomson, Ph.D., Psy.D., L.C.S.W.

Gita Zarnegar, Ph.D. ,Psy.D.













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