Robert Grossmark, Ph.D.
B.S. 1980, The City University, London, England
M.S. 1983, The University of Birmingham, England
Ph.D. 1990, The Graduate School of the City University of New York
Program in Organizational Development and Consultation 1993, William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis and Psychology
Certificate in Psychoanalysis 2004, New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis
241 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Areas of Research/Interest:
· Psychoanalytic clinical process.
· Relational group psychoanalysis
· Heterosexual masculinities
· Faculty: National Institute for the Psychotherapies Training Program in Adult Psychoanalysis.
· Faculty: National Institute for the Psychotherapies National Training Program
· Adjunct Faculty: The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology
· Faculty: The Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society Training Program in Group Psychotherapy
· Visiting Lecturer: The University of New Mexico Medical School Psychiatry Residency Program
Robert Grossmark is a psychoanalyst in private practice in New York City. He works with individuals, couples and groups. He is the co-editor of Heterosexual Masculinities: Contemporary Perspectives from Psychoanalytic Gender Theory published by the Analytic Press. He has published articles in various psychoanalytic journals including “The Unobtrusive Relational Analyst” in Psychoanalytic Dialogues and “The Flow of Enactive Engagement” in Contemporary Psychoanalysis. His “Case of Pamela” appears in “Case Studies in Psychotherapy”, edited by Wedding and Corsini. He is on the teaching Faculty at the National Institute for the Psychotherapies Training Program in Adult Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, and the National Training Program in Psychoanalysis, the Westchester Institute of Psychoanalysis, the Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology at the City University of New York and the Eastern Group Psychotherapy Training Program. He has taught many psychoanalytic subjects including courses on object relations, the foundations of relational psychoanalysis, the unobtrusive relational analyst and group psychotherapy He also teaches a Clinical Seminar via Skype in the Psychiatric Residency Program at the University of New Mexico Medical School. Robert Grossmark is a clinical supervisor at the New York University Postdoctoral program in Psychoanalysis and in the Training Program in Adult Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy and the National Training Program at the National Institute for the Psychotherapies, and the doctoral program in Clinical Psychology at the Graduate School of the City University of New York. Robert has given numerous workshops and weekend institutes in ‘Heterosexual Masculinities’, Group Therapy, and Psychoanalytic Process, nationwide and in Europe.
· 2008 The Anne Alonso Award for Excellence in Group Psychotherapy: The Group Psychotherapy Foundation of the American Group Psychotherapy Association. Awarded for the paper “The Edge of Chaos: Enactment , Disruption and Emergence in Group Psychotherapy”.
The One and The Many: Relational Approaches to Group Psychotherapy, Co-Editor. New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group. In Press
“The Flow of Enactive Engagement”, Contemporary Psychoanalysis, (2012)48, 3, 287-300.
“The Unobtrusive Relational Analyst”, Psychoanalytic Dialogues, (2012),
“The Case of Pamela” in Case Studies in Psychotherapy, Sixth Edition, edited by Danny Wedding and Raymond Corsini, Brooks Cole Publishers (2010)
Heterosexual Masculinities: Contemporary Perspectives from Psychoanalytic Gender Theory. Co-editor. New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group (2009)
“The Case of Pamela”, Psychoanalytic Dialogues (2009), Vol. 19, 1, 22-30.
“Final Thoughts on the Case of Pamela and Commentaries”, Psychoanalytic Dialogues (2009), Vol. 19, 1, 45-48
“The Edge of Chaos: Enactment, Disruption and Emergence in Group Psychotherapy”, Psychoanalytic Dialogues (2007), Vol 17, 4, 479-500.
“From Familiar Chaos to Coherence: Unformulated Experience and Enactment in Group Psychotherapy” in A. Harris and M. Suchet (eds) Relational Psychoanalysis: The Emergence of a Tradition, Volume III The Analytic Press, 2006
Step Across This Line: A Personal Reflection on the Diversity Experience”, Psychoanalytic Perspectives, Vol. 3, 2, Spring 2006
“The Case of Peter” Contemporary Psychoanalysis, Vol. 41, 1, Jan 2005
Review of Awakening The Dreamer: Clinical Journeys by Philip Bromberg. In Psychoanalytic Psychology, 2010, Vol. 27, 1, 85-93.
Review of Attachment, Play and Authenticity: A Winnicott Primer. By Steven Tuber. In Psychotherapy, Theory, Research and Practice, 2009, Vol. 46, 4: 498-499
“New Books in Psychoanalysis” Podcast. 50 minute Interview with Tracy D. Morgan about the book Heterosexual Masculinities: Contemporary Perspectives from Psychoanalytic Gender Theory. August 2013