Kim Bernstein, Ph.D., L.P.

Licensed Psychoanalyst​

CREDENTIALS & EDUCATION

Licensure in Psychoanalysis, University of the State of New York

Certification in Psychoanalysis, National Institute for the Psychotherapies

Ph.D., English, Temple University

M.A., Creative Writing, Temple University

B.A., Psychology and English, University of Delaware


CURRENT POSITIONS

Senior Editor, Psychoanalytic Perspectives: An International Journal of 

Integration and Innovation


Assistant Director, National Training Program in Contemporary 

Psychoanalysis, National Institute for the Psychotherapies


Member, Candidates Committee, International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis & Psychotherapy (IARPP)


RECENT WRITING & PUBLICATIONS

Frank, Kenneth A., and Bernstein, Kim. (Eds.) (2013). Adoption. Special Issue of Psychoanalytic Perspectives, 10(1).


Frank, Kenneth A., and Bernstein, Kim. (2013). "Complexity, Complexity, Complexity": An Introduction to the Special Issue on Adoption, Psychoanalytic Perspectives, 10(1): 1-9. 


Bernstein, Kim, and Frank, Kenneth A. (Eds.) (2012). Therapeutic Action. Special Issue of Psychoanalytic Perspectives, 9(1).


Frank, Kenneth A., and Bernstein, Kim. (2012).  Therapeutic Action: An Introduction and Overview, Psychoanalytic Perspectives, 9(1): 1-19.


Winner, NIP Educators Award, for paper: “What Matters Between Us: Cultural Specificity in the Psychoanalytic Dyad,” 2012.