Ferne Traeger, LCSW, MBA




Psychotherapist/Psychoanalyst, Executive Coach

Description of Practice/Services Offered

-Private practice with offices on the Upper Eastside and the Upper Westside, working with adults and couples. I also offer private supervision of psychotherapists and psychoanalysts. My approach is psychodynamic; specializations include depression, anxiety, career transitions, career/work conflicts, work/life integration, relationship issues, parenting issues, divorce, bereavement, perinatal and postpartum mood and anxiety disorders.
-Founder of Beyond the Boardroom, an organization whose mission is to support new parents in the workplace. I offer coaching to expectant/new parents to assist them with the transition to working parent; I consult to organizations who are interested in cultivating family friendly work environments. 

Professional Education

Post-Graduate Certificate in Adult Psychoanalysis: The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of The Contemporary Freudian Society
Certificate In Executive Coaching and Consulting: Socioanalytic Program, Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research
Certificate in Perinatal Mood Disorders: Postpartum Support International
MSW in Clinical Social Work – New York University Graduate School of Social Work
MBA (Finance): Columbia University Graduate School of Business
BA (Psychology): University of Pennsylvania, Magna Cum Laude

Credentials/Board Certification

LCSW: Licensed Certified Social Worker  
MBA: Masters in Business Administration
FIPA: Fellow of the International Psychoanalytic Association

Presentations / Media

  • Managing Your Career Beyond Maternity
  • The Contemporary Parent in the Workplace
  • How to Succeed in the Workplace (and have a personal life too)!
  • The Good Enough Parent
  • Being the Best Working Dad
  • The New Parent Program: Pre-Leave Group Coaching Webinar
  • The New Parent Program: Post Leave Group Coaching Webinar
  • The New Parent Program for Dads: Group Coaching Webinar

_ Contact_____________________________________________________________________

Phone: 212-996-7206 
Appointment Scheduling:  : Monday – Friday
Office Hours: Morning, afternoon and evening hours
Insurances Accepted: Out of network provider; sliding scale fees, if appropriate