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K. Mark Sossin

Professor
Associate Chair

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Psychology - NYC

Location
  • @New York City
    41 Park Row Rm 1309

Biography


Dr. Sossin is a clinical psychologist, researcher, and psychoanalyst with particular interests in infancy, psychotherapeutic methods, psychopathology, autism, family-systems, trauma-and-its-transmission, and movement/nonverbal behavior.

Education


Adult Psychoanalysis, New York Freudian Society, NYC, NY, 1995

Child & Adolescent Psychoanalysis, New York Freudian Society, 1991

PhD, Yeshiva University, New York, 1983
Clinical Psychology

MA, Yeshiva University, New York, 1981
Psychology

BA, Emory Univeristy, 1974

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES


  • International Psychoanalytical Association, Psychoanalyst
  • New York State, Licensed Psychologist (NYS)

Publications


Age, circumstance, and outcome in child survivors of the Holocaust.
Sandler-Saban, G. (2014, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Brooklyn, NY , USA:Bergham Books.

RESEARCH INTEREST


Ongoing research on infant-parent interaction, transmission of stress, autism, nonverbal/movement behavior, early childhood affective development

MEDIA CONTRIBUTIONS


holocaustchildren.org/ [Internet]


http://www.kestenbergmovementprofile.org/ [Internet]


Slate.com [Internet], December122011
My Little Haggler Episode 9 of Slate's Negotiation Academy on negotiating with children. By Jill Barshay and Seth Stevenson http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/negotiation/2011/12/slate_s_negotiation_academy_episode_9_negotiating_with_kids.html

USA Today [Newspaper], August72011
• After 9/11, USA was more resilient than experts expected. By Sharon Jayson

Parents Magazine [Magazine], August2010
“How to Decode Your Kid's Body Language.” By Robin Westen. Also reprinted in Parents.com

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


American Dance/Movement Therapy Association (Associate)

American Psychological Association

Association of Early Childhood & Infant Psychologists[Former President]

Child Development Research[Board of Directors]

ContemporaryFreudian Society[Training Analyst/Faculty]

International Psychoanalytical Association

World Association for Infant Mental Health

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