Notes on contributors

Learn more about the people that share their knowledge and opinions with the DIVISION/Review quarterly psychoanalytic forum
  • Susan DeMattos, PhD is a psychoanalyst in private practice in Seattle, WA and an associate professor of clinical psychology at Argosy University Seattle.

  • Michael Stuart Garfinkle, PhD is a clinical psychologist in private practice, Clinical Researcher at the Seamen’s Church Institute, Matthew Silvan Research Fellow at the New York Psychoanalytic Institute, and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

  • Sibel Halfon is a doctoral student at the Clinical Psychology Program at City University of New York and a candidate at Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. She is currently completing her clinical internship at Maimonides Medical Center.

  • Ben Kafka, PhD is an assistant professor of media history and theory at New York University and a fellow of the New York Institute for the Humanities. He is training in psychoanalysis through the IPTAR Respecialization Program.

  • Joseph Masling, PhD was Director of clinical training at Syracuse University and Chair of Psychology at SUNY/ Buffalo and is now Professort Emeritus at Buffalo. He is editor or co-editor (with Robert Bornstein and Paul Duberstein) of 10 volumes of the Empirical Studies of Psychoanalytic Theories series.

  • Ronald C. Naso, PhD is independent practice in Stamford, CT. He is a consultant and supervisor in the Internship and Postdoctoral Fellowship training programs at the Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut. The author of numerous papers on psychoanalytic theory and practice, his book, entitled Hypocrisy Unmasked: Dissociation, Shame, and the Ethics of Inauthenticity, was published by Aronson in 2010.

  • Olga Pugachevsky, PhD is a clinical psychologist in private practice in New York, with adults and children. She has presented at several national and international conferences as well as contributed three chapters to With Culture in Mind: Psychoanalytic Stories., ed. Muriel Dimen (2011). Her publications also include Mariana: A MS Patient in My Office (Studies in Gender and Sexuality, 2011), and A Lawyer Walks into a Psychologist’s Office (ONEonONE, a publication of the General Practice Section of New York State Bar Association, 2009).

  • Louis Rothschild, PhD is in Independent Practice in Providence, RI. There he is presently thinking about the function of stories as transitional objects in postmodernity, and manages to stop reading, writing, and sitting with patients just long enough to play in the bay, among other pursuits.

  • Henry Seiden, PhD, ABPP is a regular contributor to DIVISION/Review and editor of the On Poetry column. He is in private practice in New York and has written extensively about psychoanalysis, poetry, and the longing for home.

  • Mark Stafford is a practicing analyst and member of Apres-Coup psychoanalytic association. He is a faculty member of The New School University, The School of Visual Arts and The Westchester Institute for Psychoanalysis. His publications include Being Human: The Technological Extensions of the Boundaries of the Body.

  • Robert D. Stolorow, PhD is a Founding Faculty Member at the Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles, and at the Institute for the Psychoanalytic Study of Subjectivity, New York City. He is the author of World, Affectivity, Trauma: Heidegger and Post-Cartesian Psychoanalysis (Routledge, 2011) and Trauma and Human Existence: Autobiographical, Psychoanalytic, and Philosophical Reflections (Routledge, 2007) and coauthor of eight other books.

  • Anthony F. Tasso, PhD, ABPP is Assistant Professor of Psychology & Counseling, Fairleigh Dickinson University; New Jersey & New York licensed Psychologist in private practice, Morristown, New Jersey.

  • Isaac Tylim, PsyD, ABPP is a psychoanalyst in private practice in New York. He is on the faculty of IPTAR and the New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. Among his other publications, he was an editor of Terrorism and the Psychoanalytic Space: International Perspectives from Ground Zero (2003).

  • Andrew Tyndall is an analyst of television news, based in New York City. He was codirector of the movie Sigmund Freud’s Dora, released in 1979. He publishes Tyndall Report, an on-line video database, which monitors the content of the American broadcast networks’ nightly newscasts. He was a teenager in England when The Who were in their prime.

  • Jamieson Webster, PhD is a psychoanalyst in private practice in New York; candidate, The New York Psychoanalytic Institute; adjunct faculty, Eugene Lang College and New York University. Her book, The Life And Death Of Psychoanalysis: On Unconscious Desire and its Sublimation is forthcoming from Karnac.