Vivian Eskin, PhD, LCSW, Qualifying Diploma from Tavistock Relationships, UK,Certificate in PIP


Vivian Eskin, PhD is a Training and Supervisory Analyst (Adult) at The Contemporary Freudian Society. She is a graduate of the Annie Bergman Parent-Infant Program, New York, and New York and a graduate of the Tavistock Center for Couple Relationships (Qualifying Diploma ) London, UK.

Dr. Eskin is in private practice on the Upper West Side and in Miamibeach, Florida where she treats individual adults, couples and parent/infant/toddler psychotherapy. She also provides clinical supervision and teaches in small groups. Dr. Eskin is the owner and director of a continuing education platform entitled Contemporary Psychoanalytic Couple Psychotherapy of New York, Courses and seminars on psychoanalysis and couple psychotherapy are offered.

Dr. Eskin has taught at Silberman School of Social Work at CUNY; the Silver School of Social Work at New York University; The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society and Psychotherapy Training Institute; IPTAR; The Metropolitan Psychoanalytic Training Institute of New York; and The Forensic Family Training Center in New York.

Dr. Eskin has published in the area of maternal functioning when a soldier is deployed; traumatic bereavement; survivors of the holocaust, medical illness, and ambiguous loss.

Analytic Training

Graduate - The New York Freudian Society, Adult Psychoanalytic Program, 1999
Training & Supervisory Analyst, The New York Freudian Society, 2007
Graduate, CFS/IPTAR Anni Bergmann Parent Infant Program, 2009
Graduate,Tavistock Relationships, London UK, Qualifying Diploma Couple Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy 2016

Practice Details

Areas of Specialization / Expertise

Adolescent, Adult individual, Anxiety and anxiety disorders, Conflicts with creativity, Couples therapy, Depression and mood disorders, Divorce counseling, Eating disorders, Family, Grief and mourning, LGBT issues, Parent guidance, Parent-infant, Relationships, Sexual problems, Stress and coping, Trauma

Treatment Catchment Area

New York County (NY) (Manhattan)

Additional Languages


Primary Office

Address: 156 West 86th Street #1C, New York, NY 10025
Main Phone Number: 212-724-4785
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