Stephanie Manes, LCSW





Description of practice 

I offer psychodynamic and psychoanalytically informed couples and individual psychotherapy for adults struggling with relationships, parenthood, sexual issues, life transitions, achieving work life balance and those who want to explore change.  Specialized experience working with adults with ADHD, couples and individuals contemplating break-ups and divorces, artists and writers, and high-level professionals experiencing symptoms of stress.

Professional Education

Barnard College, BA
Brooklyn Law School , JD
New York University, MSW
Ackerman Institute for Families, 4 year certificate in couples and family therapy
Institute for the Psychoanalytic Study of Subjectivity, candidate in 4 year analytic training


New Writers Fellowship, Journal of Family Process
New Scholars Award, Section VIII, Division 39 of APA

Academic Affiliations

Ferkauf School Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University, adjunct supervisor
Mercy College, School of Social and Behavioral Studies, adjunct faculty


American Family Therapy Association
Division 39, American Psychological Association
International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis
Women’s Mental Health Consortium
National Association of Social Workers


Contributor, Easy to Love, Hard to Live With:  Real People, Disabilities, True Stories (2014)
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phone:  646-729-6861
office address:  30 East 21st Street, Suite 2A4, NY, NY  10010