Welcome to the official website of Dr. Susan Kavaler-Adler. Here you will find information about Dr. Kavaler-Adler’s life and work in the field of psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, and Object Relations theory.

Dr. Kavaler-Adler has been practicing psychoanalysis and psychotherapy in NYC for over 40 years. She is an Executive Director, Faculty, Training Analyst, and Supervisor for the Object Relations Institute. Dr. Kavaler-Adler is a prolific author with three books published by Routledge and about sixty professional articles in peer-reviewed journals.

If you are interested in joining any of Dr. Kavaler-Adler’s upcoming or ongoing groups, click the Groups tab above. For information on individual and couple’s psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, please click the Private Practice tab above. To read about Dr. Kavaler-Adler’s books, articles, and other publications, please visit the Books and Articles pages of this web site.

For a special treat, visit the Tango page!

Calendar of Events

august

09aug11:20 am12:20 pmWriting and Creative Process GroupOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: 2nd Friday of the month, 2pm-3:30pm
2nd Thursday of the month, 11:20am-12:20pm

10aug2:00 pm3:30 pmWriting and Creative Process GroupOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: 2nd Friday of the month, 2pm-3:30pm
2nd Thursday of the month, 11:20am-12:20pm

september

01sep12:00 pm4:00 pmMonthly Therapy and Support Group with Emphasis on the Individual Mourning, Grief, and Psychic Change Process: Opening Blocks to Love and Creativity.Office of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: Meets 1st Saturday of the month, from September through June
12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., with a break at 2:00 p.m. for refreshments and socializing.

07sep2:00 pm3:30 pmMonthly Group Supervision & Mentoring for Practicing CliniciansOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: First Friday of the month, 2:00-3:30pm [Note change of time!]; September through June

13sep11:20 am12:20 pmWriting and Creative Process GroupOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: 2nd Friday of the month, 2pm-3:30pm
2nd Thursday of the month, 11:20am-12:20pm

14sep2:00 pm3:30 pmWriting and Creative Process GroupOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: 2nd Friday of the month, 2pm-3:30pm
2nd Thursday of the month, 11:20am-12:20pm

october

05oct2:00 pm3:30 pmMonthly Group Supervision & Mentoring for Practicing CliniciansOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: First Friday of the month, 2:00-3:30pm [Note change of time!]; September through June

06oct12:00 pm4:00 pmMonthly Therapy and Support Group with Emphasis on the Individual Mourning, Grief, and Psychic Change Process: Opening Blocks to Love and Creativity.Office of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: Meets 1st Saturday of the month, from September through June
12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., with a break at 2:00 p.m. for refreshments and socializing.

11oct11:20 am12:20 pmWriting and Creative Process GroupOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: 2nd Friday of the month, 2pm-3:30pm
2nd Thursday of the month, 11:20am-12:20pm

12oct2:00 pm3:30 pmWriting and Creative Process GroupOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: 2nd Friday of the month, 2pm-3:30pm
2nd Thursday of the month, 11:20am-12:20pm

28oct6:58 pm6:58 pm6 week Supervisory Group with Six Experiential DimensionsOffice of Susan Kavaler-Adler, PhD, ABPP, DLitt, NCPsyA, 115 East 9th Street 12P Dates: Starts last week in October, fee – $360 / 6 weeks