Susan Sherkow

Susan P. Sherkow, M.D., is a Training Analyst and Instructor at the Berkshire Psychoanalytic Institute and a Supervising Analyst and Instructor in the Child and Adolescent Division of the New York Psychoanalytic Institute. She is an Adjunct Clinical Professor in Psychiatry at Mount Sinai College of Medicine, as well as an Associate Clinical Professor in Psychiatry at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Sherkow is a regular presenter in child psychoanalysis for theAmerican Psychoanalytic Association and the International Psychoanalytical Association; she has had works published inThe Psychoanalytic Study Of the Child and The Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association on the subjects of the psychoanalytic treatment of Autistic Spectrum Disorder, diagnosis of sexual abuse in young children, infantile eating disorders, and the subject of “watched play.” She is the principal investigator of a study of the behavioral correlates of children’s play in the anal phase, from which the first paper, on a phenomenon titled “stock-still behavior,” was published inThe Psychoanalytic Study of the Child, 2008.



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