Anthony Bass, ph.d.

Psychologist in New York

Dr. Anthony Bass is a clinical psychologist/psychoanalyst in private practice in New York City. He sees adults, adolescents, and couples in psychotherapy and does supervisory consultations for individuals and groups.

He is on the faculty of the New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, where he was formerly a chairperson of the relational track.

In addition, he is on the faculty of the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research and the department of Psychiatry, the Institute for Relational Psychoanalysis of Philadelphia, the National Institute for the Psychotherapies National Training Program, and the Stephen Mitchell Relational Study Center, at which he serves as President. He was the 2018 visiting professor at the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute.

He did his psychoanalytic training at New York University, completed his MS. M.Phil and Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Columbia University, and another masters degree at Harvard University.

He is the Joint Editor in Chief of Psychoanalytic Dialogues: The International Journal of Relational Perspectives, and a founding and current board director of The International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. He lectures, leads clinical workshops, seminars and study groups in psychoanalytic clinical theory throughout the United States and Europe. He can be reached at or by phone at 212-582-3682.

  • Work
    • psychotherapy and supervision
  • Education
    • Ph.d., M.Phil, MA, Columbia U, MA Harvard U
    • Psychoanalytic Cert, NYU