Phyllis Cohen, PhD
Phyllis Cohen, PhD, is a psychologist/psychoanalyst in private practice in New York City. She’s a clinical supervisor at the NYU Post-Doctoral Program in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, where she’s on the Executive Committee Family Systems and Psychoanalysis Project. She’s taught child, marital, and family therapy in many professional training programs, and is on the faculty of the Trauma Institute at the Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis. She’s the founder and director of the New York Institute for Psychotherapy Training in Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence, coauthor of The Mother-Infant Interaction Picture Book: Origins of Attachment, and coeditor of Healing after Parent Loss in Childhood and Adolescence: Therapeutic Interventions and Theoretical Considerations, among other publications.
Financial: Dr. Phyllis Cohen is the founder, consultant, trainer, director and supervisor at New Alternatives for Children and the founder and director at NYIPT. She has employment relationships with NYU, Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis, and is the co-director, World Trade Center Project. She receives royalties as a published author. Dr. Cohen receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Dr. Phyllis Cohen is on the editorial board for the Journal of Infant and is a member of the American Psychological Association, the New York Zero2Three, and the Association for Play Therapy.