Supervising and Training Analysts

Directory of SFCP Training Analysts

Below is a list of Training Analysts, organized by geographic area.

In keeping with SFCP’s philosophy of accessibility, many SFCP Training Analysts offer reduced fee analysis ($100 or more) to candidates.

In accordance with SFCP’s commitment to making psychoanalytic training more affordable and accessible to individuals affected by race-based and class-based systemic inequities which have previously served as barriers to pursuing analytic training, SFCP is now offering affordable analysis (less than $100) to help cover costs of analytic training for BIPOC candidates and candidates with financial need. 

Training Analysts who are available for affordable analysis (less than $100) in Fall 2023 have an * next their name; those with availability in January 2024 have ** next to their name. Training analysts with availability for low fee (more than $100) analysis have a + next to their name; those with availability for low fee (more than $100) after January 2024 have a ++.

Candidates may also consult the SFCP Analytic Training Program Webpage to see Training and Supervising Analyst Availability for full fee, low fee and affordable fee analysis.    

To learn more, please see a more detailed description of the Affordable Training Analysis and Supervision Program on the SFCP Website.

Please contact Michael Donner, PhD (, (510) 655-1278), Training Analyst Chair, if you have any questions.

San Francisco

  • Terrence Becker MD
  • Nancy Beckman, PhD++
  • Walt Beckman, PhD**+++
  • Leora Benioff, PhD
  • Kirsten Beuthin, LMFT
  • Marshall Bush PhD
  • Margo Chapin MFT, MS, MA
  • J. Samuel Chase MD
  • Karim Dajani, PsyD
  • James Dimon MD
  • Jonathan Dunn PhD
  • R. Robert Eskuchen, Jr., MD+++
  • Charles Fisher, MD**
  • Eric Glassgold, MD
  • Steven Goldberg MD**++
  • Holly Gordon, DMH***+++
  • Gary Grossman PhD***++
  • Zenobia Grusky PhD**++
  • John M. Jemerin MD
  • Michael D. Levin, PsyD
  • Era Loewenstein PhD***+++
  • Maria Longuemare, MD, PhD***
  • Catheriner Mallouh, MD
  • Kyra Minninger, MD**++
  • Stephen Purcell MD
  • Louis Roussel PhD
  • Julie Ruskin, PhD
  • Celeste Schneider PhD
  • Stephen Seligman DMH++
  • Jonathan Shedler, PhD
  • Beth Steinberg PhD
  • Wendy L. Stern DMH
  • J. Marc Wallis, LCSW++
  • Michael S. Wagner, PhD, LMFT
  • Harriet L. Wolfe MD

East Bay

  • Sandra Bemesderfer PhD
  • Leora Benioff, PhD
  • Lisa Buchberg, DMH**++
  • Margo Chapin MFT
  • Robin Deutsch PhD
  • John R. DiMartini, PhD
  • Michael Donner, PhD**++
  • Mary J. Ewert, DMH
  • Charles P. Fisher MD**+++
  • Suzanne M. Gassner PhD
  • William C. Glover PhD
  • Laurie Goldsmith, PhD**++
  • Lee Grossman MD
  • Tora Hanssen MD+++
  • Alice Jones MD
  • Katherine MacVicar MD
  • Henry Markman MD
  • Georgine Marrott PhD
  • Catherine E. McKenzie PhD, LCSW
  • Ray G. Poggi MD***+++
  • Janet Roth MD
  • Mitchell D. Wilson MD
  • Abby Wolfson PhD
  • Tom Wooldridge, PsyD, ABPP, FIPA, CEDS-S+++_

Penninsula / South Bay

  • Richard Almond MD
  • Orit Atzmon, PhD
  • Elizabeth Biggart, PhD**+++
  • Kristen Callahan, MFT
  • Karen Mary Johnson MD
  • Roger Karlsson, PhD, ABPP
  • David M. Lake, MD
  • Mali Mann MD***+++
  • Ann Martini, LCSW
  • Janice Mill PhD
  • Mary Jane Otte PhD
  • Maureen Smith Ruffell, MD
  • Michael K. Smith, PhD+++
  • Dena Sorbo, LCSW, BCD
  • Angela Sowa, PsyD, MFT
  • Camilla Van Voorhees, MD

North Bay

  • Walt Beckman, PhD**+++
  • Suzanne Gassner PhD
  • Helen Schoenhals Hart Dr. med
  • J. Marc Wallis, LCSW++


  • Kay H. Blacker MD
  • Joseph Caston MD
  • Stanley Goodman MD
  • Samuel Hoch MD
  • Maurice Marcus MD

* Availability to offer affordable analysis ($100 or less per session) to a BIPOC candidate or a candidate with financial need between April to July 2024 
** Availability to offer affordable anaysis ($100 or less per session) to a BIPOC candidate or a candidate with financial need in the future 
+ Availaibility to offer sliding scale fee ($100 or more per session) analysis between April to July 2024
++ Availability to offer sliding scale fee ($100 or more per session) in the future

Upcoming Events

Wednesdays, September 4, 2024 to September 25, 2024
Psychoanalytic Student Seminars
Social Work in Community Settings: How Theory Supports Effective Alliances
Corey Datz-Greenberg, LCSW, and Julia St. George, LCSW (instructors)
Fridays, September 6, 2024 to June 20, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 San Francisco Yearlong Program: Inventions of Madness: Grappling with Turmoil
Ania Wertz, PhD, PsyD; Diana C. Fuery, PhD, LCSW; Alexander Zinchenko, PhD; Alice Jones, MD; Deborah Weisinger, PsyD; Fernando Castrillon, PsyD; Inti Flores, MD; Shelley Nathan, PhD; and Catherine Mallouh, MD (instructors)
Fridays, September 13, 2024 to June 6, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 East Bay Yearlong Program: Letting the Unconscious Lead the Way
Graeme Daniels, MFT; Elizabeth Stuart, MD; Eric Miller, PhD; Ben Goldstone, MA, LMFT; Pedro Job, PsyM; and Paul Watsky, PhD (instructors)
Saturday, September 14, 2024
Child Colloquium Series
Working with the Harsh Adolescent Superego
Holly Gordon, DMH (presenter); Ann Martini, LCSW (discussant)
Thursdays, September 19 to October 17, 2024
Coalition for Clinical Social Work
CCSW mini-Module: Working with Parents: A Complex and Essential Component of Child Psychotherapy
Lea Brown, LCSW, and Amy Wallerstein Friedman, LCSW (instructors)
Fridays, September 20, 2024 to May 23, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 San Francisco Yearlong Program: Continuous Case Conference
Marc Wallis, LCSW; Paul Alexander, PhD; Kathy Waller, MD; Bronwen Lemmon, LMFT; and Genie Dvorak, PsyD (case conference group leaders)
Wednesdays, October 2, 2024 to October 23, 2024
Psychoanalytic Student Seminars
Winnicott, Creativity, and the Place Where We Live
Marty Mulkey, MFT (instructor)
Saturday, October 5, 2024
Scientific Meetings
Program Title: TBA
Arnold Richards, MD (presenter)
Wednesdays, October 16, 2024 to May 7, 2025
Extension Education Programs
2024-2025 Seasoned Clinicians Program
Reyna Cowan, PsyD, LCSW; Clara Kwun, LCSW; Robin Deutsch, PhD; Jeanne Harasemovitch, LCSW; Amy Glick, LMFT; and Gary Grossman, PhD (instructors)
Saturday, November 2, 2024
Scientific Meetings
Graeme Daniels, MFT (presenter)
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