Edwin Kahn

Psychologist, PhD

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Edwin Kahn, PhD, Psychologist in New York
(646) 351-1877 Website

Edwin Kahn

Psychologist, PhD


Location

241 Central Park West
Suite 1E
New York, New York 10024
(646) 351-1877

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My work with clients is influenced by the well-known American Humanistic psychologist, Carl Rogers. He believed that there is a positive energy in all of us to grow, develop, and become more mature. When a person experiences unconditional acceptance and empathic understanding from another (a parent, friend or therapist), who is also experienced as genuine, human and "real," growth naturally occurs. I make every effort to be with, understand and accept, and see the positive strengths of clients. My therapeutic work has also been influenced by contemporary self psychology, intersubjectivity theory, and relational theories in psychoanalysis.

In addition to working with clients, I taught psychology for 31 years at Queensborough Community College, The City University of New York (I am Professor Emeritus). I have written journal articles used in graduate clinical psychology programs, and served on different editorial boards.

Up until recently you could often find me jogging in Central Park (I completed eight NYC Marathons), but now you are more likely to find me doing yoga or swimming. I have also taught and supervised therapists in training at advanced psychotherapy institutes.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: Yeshiva University
  • Year Graduated: 1968
  • License and State: 005034 New York

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $160
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Optum Health
  • UnitedHealthcare
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Location

241 Central Park West
Suite 1E
New York, New York 10024
(646) 351-1877

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Quality of Life issues
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Humanistic
  • Psychodynamic
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

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I highly recommend Dr. Edwin Kahn.

I highly recommend Edwin Kahn.
Mrs. Gerti Schoen, MA, LP
Mrs. Gerti Schoen, MA, LP
Licensed Psychoanalyst

Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Edwin Kahn, PhD, Psychologist in New York

Edwin Kahn

Psychologist, PhD