Following his education at Yale, The Chicago Medical School, Northwestern University Medical School Psychiatry Residency and The Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, Dr. Viner has over three decades of experience applying the knowledge of psychiatry and psychoanalysis to the challenge of creating meaningful and pragmatically effective treatment programs.
He is on the faculty of the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis where he also served seven years on the Board of Trustees, an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Viner is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.
Dr. Viner created Yellowbrick in recognition of the specialized needs of emerging adults and their families, and the necessity for a treatment system that addressed the unique challenges of the transition into adulthood.
Dr. Viner is parent to six emerging adult daughters and sons.